When The Chancellor’s House Hotel opened in Oxford, Mississippi in 2017, it completely changed the visitor’s experience, giving parents and tourists an upscale experience in the college town well beyond football season. Located a short walk from the Oxford Square and with easy access to the University of Mississippi, the hotel is a convenient place to stay. It’s also a different style than the Graduate Oxford.
Guest Rooms at The Chancellor’s House
The Chancellor’s House, named for the head of the university, has 38 guest rooms. All feature balconies overlooking the town, along with Egyptian cotton sheets, terry robes, James Heely bath products, clawfoot tubs, dual sinks, and stylish furnishings. There are also flatscreen televisions and coffee makers in standard and ADA-accessible rooms.
The six suites have at least 1,000 square feet of space, ideal for weddings and special events. They also have large sectionals for entertaining, along with private rooftop terraces. All rooms are also pet-friendly, with special meals and services available upon request.
Amenities at The Chancellor’s House
The art-filled lobby is home to a Steinway grand piano and a boutique selling clothing and other items. Guests can take advantage of the car service and airport pickup. There is also valet parking and free WiFi. Visitors can relax in the library, home to books and artifacts related to native son William Faulkner.
Dining at The Chancellor’s House
The Chancellor’s House Hotel has dining that is open to both guests and the public. Chancellor’s Grill has a menu that highlights Southern dishes like gumbo and shrimp and grits. The lounge features craft cocktails including classics like the Old Fashioned and Negroni, along with signature drinks and wine. The outdoor patio is open seasonally for drinks and dining. The hotel also offers afternoon tea.
If You Go
The Chancellor’s House Hotel is located at 425 South Lamar Boulevard, Oxford, Mississippi 38655. Rates start at $120 per night but vary by room type and season. Book your stay by visiting their website or by calling (662) 371-1400.