We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Devereaux Shields House

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Devereaux Shields House
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

328 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 308: English reviews
Start your review of Devereaux Shields House
 Click to rate
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very friendly staff and clean room and nice bed. We stayed away from the main house a few doors down in another home they have redone and where they serve breakfast for both houses. This was fine but the back door was locked leaving only one exit and worried me in case of fire. The breakfast was not bad but...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Les C
San Diego, Ca
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'm sure there are many great B&B's in Natchez, Mississippi and we stayed in one we highly recommend. It is ideally located in a beautiful area of Natchez. It was built in the 1890's with a lot of historic ambiance. There was much effort put into making this a lovely restored home. The rooms are beautifully decorated with comfortable beds....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank redman709
Mississippi Gulf Coast, Mississippi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very frustrating experience with the owners/management. We called over a month in advance and had a very long detailed conversation with the employee about our needs for accommodations re: our 3 children (ages 13, 11 and 8). We booked a suite of rooms so that our family could stay together/paid the deposit/received confirmation/etc. Upon our arrival, the owner acted totally...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jenn167613
VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer, Clearly we are disappointed that your stay was disturbed by the miscommunication over whether you had accompanying children. We take our reviews to heart and Ron’s initial reaction can be characterized as “totally taken off-guard, shocked and hurt” by your husband’s aggressive confrontation at checkout. Especially over what we thought to be a minor miscommunication and after we...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the two bedroom Gallery suite at the Devereaux Shields House from pictures on their website and it was excellent in every way! Our suite included a private balcony overlooking Union Ave, a quiet residential street. It was the perfect location for a 24 hour stop in Natchez to see the historic town center which was easily walkable from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jeant831
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Clara's cottage in the Elmo room. The historical décor is designed for comfort. Enjoyed relaxing on the front porch. Everything from the rooms to the lawns are well kept. An elegant breakfast, different each day, was served by a friendly staff. Complimentary snacks and drinks were available 24/7. Definitely a great B&B.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank HD B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome, perfectly maintained old style retreat with wonderful hosts. A perfect place to experience Natchez and the Mississippi strolling around in this quiet little town. We had excellent food at Cotton Alley Café recommended by our hosts.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ludher
VictorianComfort, Guest Relations Manager at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Thanks! We appreciate our guests!!& their great reviews!!!

Savannah
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Happy place to stay. Very kind helpful staff. Our room had a super high bed but a step ladder to get me in. Very quiet at night. Easy parking and in a very pretty area of town and a good location for sightseeing. I highly recommend this B&B.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Anne G
VictorianComfort, Guest Relations Manager at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

We Gladly appreciate your stay @Devereaux Shields & such great review!...Thank You!!!

Pass Christian, Mississippi
Reviewed March 8, 2017

My boyfriend and I had a great time in Natchez. There was so much to do and not enough time to do everything we wanted. We loved staying at the Devereaux Shields Clara cottage. The breakfast was great and the staff was amazing. We booked the relax and rejuvenate package and received massages and champagne. The massage therapist (Dot) was...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Erin L
Victoria,TX
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We spent two nights at this B & B and were delighted! We stayed in Louise's Room in Aunt Clara's Cottage....great location , across from the dining room! The Inn keepers were out of town, but had Katherine and John taking their place! Very friendly and personable, they were a perfect fit for this town! Robin cooked and served breakfast...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cooker72
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Our hosts were simply marvelous!!! Catherine and John made our stay so special so we will definitely return! The rooms are lovely and the amenities exemplary. A must if you decide to vacation in Natchez. The rates are extremely reasonable too!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AnnabelleViolet
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

96 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (70)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (19)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (3)
Viewed
Other (36)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (26)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Natchez hotels
1.0 mi away
Monmouth Historic Inn Natchez
0.6 mi away
Natchez Grand Hotel
Natchez Grand Hotel
#3 of 16 in Natchez
580 reviews
0.8 mi away
Stone House Musical B&B
Stone House Musical B&B
#1 of 41 in Natchez
477 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 mi away
Starling's
Starling's
#5 of 41 in Natchez
195 reviews
0.8 mi away
Bisland House Bed and Breakfast
1.2 mi away
Linden Bed and Breakfast
Linden Bed and Breakfast
#12 of 41 in Natchez
150 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to a comfortable balance of peace, style, history and hospitality at the Devereaux Shields House conveniently located in the historic district of Natchez, Mississippi. Step into the past in 6 elegant rooms in our Victorian main house and charming Victorian Cottage. All rooms have private baths, great beds and a full Southern-style breakfast, free Internet, snacks & beverages. Enjoy Southern Hospitality at its Best – because it’s not what we do, it’s who we are. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Devereaux Shields House

Address: 709 N Union St, Natchez, MS 39120
Location: United States > Mississippi > Natchez
Price Range: $141 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Devereaux Shields House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline and HotelQuickly so you can book your Devereaux Shields House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Devereaux Shields House staff and other travelers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Devereaux Shields House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Main House”
LesC593, 6 days ago | Read review
“Rooms are all very quiet. All have Super comfortable bed. Not good for disabled as bed would be impossible as it is very high.”
annegI7900HT, Mar 19, 2017 | Read review
“The Elmo room was amazing. It has a kind bed and a day bed.”
erinl424, Mar 8, 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed our stay at Aunt Clara's cottage but would love to stay at the main house some day.”
davidbQ8333QB, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed the Rose room, but either room in the main house or the cottage would be lovely.”
tcain10, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question