Where to stay around Mississippi?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,545 holiday lettings near Mississippi. From 682 Houses to 562 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mississippi is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mississippi?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mississippi. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Gulfport: 661 holiday homes
  • Oxford: 422 holiday homes
  • Biloxi: 635 holiday homes
  • Pass Christian: 327 holiday homes
  • Natchez: 25 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mississippi! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mississippi?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mississippi with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Gulfport: 661 holiday lettings
  • Oxford: 422 holiday lettings
  • Biloxi: 635 holiday lettings
  • Pass Christian: 327 holiday lettings
  • Natchez: 25 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Mississippi?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Mississippi are:

  • Golden Triangle Regional Airport (GTR): 56 self catering accommodations
  • Jackson Evers International Airport (JAN): 39 self catering accommodations
  • Gulfport-Biloxi Airport (GPT): 810 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Mississippi?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Mississippi. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Biloxi Beach: 624 holiday rentals
  • Watazumi Slide: 264 holiday rentals
  • Pass Christian Isles Golf Club: 570 holiday rentals
  • Margaritaville Casino: 668 holiday rentals
  • University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Coast: 828 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mississippi listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Mississippi, USA your home away from home

Mississippi, the “Magnolia State”, is in central southern USA and has a real feel of the Deep South. It is famous for its southern hospitality, and you are sure to come across examples of it many times during your stay in a Mississippi holiday rental.

Things to Do in Mississippi

The mighty Mississippi, often called “Ole Man River” flows along the western border of the state providing opportunities for boating, fishing and watersports. Many places have steam-driven paddle-wheelers that still ply the river, taking visitors on scenic tours. The southern coastline of Mississippi is a tourist playground and is popular with artists and nature lovers. Sample the history of Mississippi’s blues tradition at the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale and enjoy live blues in many bars. If you want to see a herd of buffalo, visit the Buffalo Park in Tupelo and take a ride aboard the Monster Bison Bus. On a different note, follow the Deep South Antique and Wines Trail and visit more delightful small communities during your stay in a Mississippi holiday home.

Places to Visit Around Mississippi

Jackson is the Mississippi state capital and has many fine museums with displays of African-American history and heritage. Vicksburg was where the key battle of the American Civil War was fought in 1863, leading to an end to slavery on the many southern plantations. Those interested in American history will enjoy a visit to this historic town. The Vicksburg National Military Park has historic demonstrations and battle re-enactments from time-to-time. Natchez is a unique settlement beside the Mississippi River where many plantation owners built magnificent mansions for entertaining. This lovely town has over 500 historic buildings and antebellum mansions which offer fascinating guided tours. Gardeners will enjoy a day in Hattiesburg at the All-American Rose Garden while at Tupelo visitors can tour the birthplace of Elvis Presley and the adjoining museum of his life.

Weather in Mississippi

Mississippi holiday homes have hot, humid summers and short, mild winters. Temperatures generally reach 90°F (32°C) in July and August. In winter the temperatures drop to around 63°F (17°C) during the day and 46°F (8°C) at night. Spring and fall are beautiful months to enjoy the sights of this friendly laid-back southern state.

Travel to Mississippi

There are 8 major airports serving holidays rentals in Mississippi, depending upon where you are staying. Gulfport-Biloxi International (GPT) Airport is in the southern part of the state and Jackson-Evers International (JAN) Airport is in the centre of the state. Other regional airports to consider taking a connecting domestic flight to are Mid Delta Regional (GLH) Airport, Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) Airport, Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional (PIB) Airport, Meridian Regional (MEI) Airport, Tupelo Regional (TUP) Airport and Tunica Municipal (UTM) Airport.

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