1888 Wensel House, a restored Natchez Victorian town house, is simply and attractively furnished with antiques.
The Parlor and Dining Room :
Guests enjoy full use of the antique-filled parlor and dining room, where they enjoy classical music
and morning papers. Fresh fruit and wine are available all day and
evening. Outstanding Victorian plasterwork adorns the ceilings of both rooms. A generous plantation breakfast is served in the
Our location in the heart of the historic area is perfect for walking the town
and its historic neighborhoods. We are half a block from the carriage rides and
overlooking the river. Several tour houses are less than a few blocks away. The
central intersection of town is just four blocks away.
Moderate rates coupled with complimentary food and drink make 1888 Wensel House a
good value. Great big breakfasts are
freshly prepared, offering eggs,
bacon, sausage, grits, pancakes, biscuits, fruit, and a variety of beverages.
Amenities include wireless internet access, color cable TV,
private adjoining baths, feather pillows as well as fiberfill, clean white
cotton bedspreads, and 220-count bed linens.
Mimi works at the local historic preservation organization
where she is the executive director. Ron is the executive director
emeritus. They have written articles and books on the history, architecture, and decorative arts of Natchez and its modern preservation efforts. Ron
has appeared on the Natchez segments of the A&E television productions of
America's Castles and Bob Vila's Historic Homes of America and
has lectured across the nation on Natchez and its history.