Boasting clear views of the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico, The White House Hotel is a true jewel on the Mississippi coast. This Corinthian columned gem fell into disrepair and shuttered for 30 years until it grand reopening in 2014. Shaded by majestic oaks and surrounded by beautiful grounds, The White House Hotel has reclaimed its former glory.
The hotel was originally the stately home of a Mississippi lawyer, Walter White and his wife, Cora. She started out taking in boarders, eventually growing into one of the top hotels on the Mississippi coast. In the Roaring ‘20s, tourists from as far away as Chicago flocked to the Gulf Coast’s sandy beaches that became known as the Riviera of America.
Guest Rooms and King Suites
Today, the hotel’s glamorous age is seen and felt in the renovated Grande Dame. As part of the Ascend Hotel Collection, this boutique hotel has 76 rooms and, if you are a member of Choice Privileges, you can use your points to book a stay.
Modern style and plush linens grace guest rooms and king suites. Every accommodation has a Keurig coffee maker, flat screen television, and oversized walk-in shower, free Wi-Fi, and daily complimentary newspaper.
Ocean View Pool
Take a short walk under oak trees past the beautiful grounds to reach the lovely pool area where you relax on a lounge chair and take in sweeping ocean views. In the summertime, you can order a drink and food from the poolside bar.
Cora’s Restaurant and Bar
Appropriately named in honor of this landmark hotel’s first hostess, you will experience upscale dining, attentive staff, and Gulf Coast seafood. Weekdays,enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with brunch offered on Saturdays and Sundays. On Sundays only, brunch includes unlimited Bloody Marys and Mimosas for an additional $10.
In this trendy bar, fantastic bartenders craft 2 for 1 specials for martinis, wine, and house cocktails on weekdays. Check out their website for all their specials.
Don’t miss the best rooftop in all of Biloxi Beach – some people claim in all of Mississippi. It’s definitely a nice spot to catch some sun or watch the sunset while sipping on a glass of wine or cocktail.
When booking a stay at The White House Hotel, the beauty of a Southern mansion, panoramic ocean views, modern conveniences, and accommodating staff are all the best things you could desire in a beach hotel.
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