Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon

No Need To Drive!! All The Charm Of Historic Oxford At Your Fingertips!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bath fully renovated historic 1927 cottage in the heart of Oxford.

NEW SUMMER RATES! Although it doesn't show on the quote option, stay 2 nights at regular rate, get the third night for $100! Valid 6/1/16-8/1/16

Please note that the Standard Rate is for non-event dates. Event weekend pricing is substantially higher, whether currently posted or not. Event weekends, stay 2 nights, get third night free.

Sleeps 6 to 8 people. 2 king beds, 1 queen bed and 2 single fold out beds. 2 full baths. 1 is en suite. Lush bedding with top of the line pillows. Park like back yard. Very lush with tree canopy. 350 feet deep with fire pit. Large screened in back porch, flagstone patio for alfresco dining and new grill/smoker. Off street parking for up to 6 cars. Fully equipped kitchen. Large living room with seating for 12. Brand new flat screen television. Washer and dryer. Breakfast room. You will absolutely love this location!

Kay Hightower
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About Kay Hightower

We purchased this darling cottage when our first child enrolled at Ole Miss. At that time we totally updated it! It has been occupied by the kids for the last 12 years. 3 under grad degrees and a law school degree. We are finally done and have decided to give it a complete face lift and share our little slice of heaven on VRBO. Ron and Becky both went to Ole Miss, met and fell in love there, married and then returned to Law School there. Oxford holds a special place in our hearts! We are from Ocean Springs and now that the kids are all gone and we have 2 grandchildren we are not able to get back up as often as we used to. So, we hope you enjoy our home away from home as much as we have!

Unfortunately, Becky passed away in October, 2015.

Kay Hightower purchased this cottage in 2001

Why Kay Hightower chose Mississippi

Walkin to square and Campus. 144 paces to beer, ice and chicken on a stick!! 190 paces to a liquor store!! No better location around! Walk to dinner in 5 minutes! Walk to the Grove in 20 minutes! No need to drive anywhere! Off street parking for up to 6 vehicles!! Enjoy the charm and ambiance of Historic Oxford in this fully renovated 1927 cottage! It's truly a Downtown Dream! You'll want to return again and again!!

What makes this cottage unique

Park your car and forget about it!


Oxford Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King bed with private bath King bed Queen bed 2fold out single beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hunting


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

No Need To Drive!! All The Charm Of Historic Oxford At Your Fingertips!
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
abu dhabi

Good summer rate and excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The house was well decorated and very nice, excellent screened porch. Awesome location with easy walk to the square. All basics are in place and shipping is near. Cheaper than two hotel rooms if traveling with a family. Good summer/off season rates. Would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0

Rates & Availability

Oxford Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 11 2017 - May 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
Vanderbilt Weekend
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Oct 19 2017 - Oct 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Oct 26 2017 - Oct 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Texas A&M
Nov 16 2017 - Nov 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Event weekend rates are a flat rate for up to 3 nights. No discounts for less than 3 nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing


Car: not necessary

Located on a historic tree lined street. One street parallel to South Lamar and right on the corner of University Avenue. Walk to the Square in 3 minutes and to the Grove in 15 minutes. Faulkner's home is within walking distance as well. Stroll through Bailey's Woods and enjoy the beauty of Oxford. You won't find a more ideal location to enjoy the shops and nightlife on the Square.144 paces to beer, ice and chicken on a stick! 200 paces to liquor store!! This is truly a Downtown Dream!!


Partner Offers