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A favorite feature of our Bed and Breakfast is the seasonal indoor swimming pool with a four person hot tub at poolside. Stain glass windows, soft romantic music, poolside tables and lounge chairs provide a relaxing atmosphere.
Our nightly rates include a full breakfast. This typically includes coffee or tea, orange, apple or cranberry juice, a bowl with granola, vanilla flavored yogurt and fresh fruit. Plus, a hot plate of bacon, sausage, biscuits, jelly, hash browns and scrambled eggs cooked with a little bacon, tomato and cheese melted over the top. Vegetarian and special diets also provided.

The Heart's Content Cottage is the most requested private accommodation with a 2 person Jacuzzi tub/shower.

Breakfast is served direct to your door with all respect for your privacy. Ideal for honeymooners, anniversaries, and any special occasion.

On Fridays and Saturdays it is $245.00 per night and on Sunday through Thursday nights it is $185.00 per night.

A private walkway, special lighting and tiny bridge lead the way to the Cottage. The stained glass front door opens to a room with a queen size four post rice bed with canopy, vaulted octagonal ceiling, and contemporary chandelier overhead in the beveled and etched glass cupola.
The cottage's conveniences include robes, a compact refrigerator, microwave, cd/dvd player, vcr player, color stereo tv, sound system, air conditioning and cozy table for two. The refrigerator has complimentary soft drinks and bottled water. Relaxing and romantic music cds are there for your use and a wide selection of dvd and vcr movies are available from the recreation room at the Inn. A full breakfast is included for each night's stay and is served direct to your cottage door with all respect for your privacy. The indoor swimming pool and four person hot tub are just a short walk on your way back to the Inn with its recreation room, parking in our private driveway and more.

The Inn's three upstairs guest rooms have queen sized beds, private bathrooms, compact refrigerators stocked with complimentary soft drinks and bottled water, robes for lounging, color televisions, movie players (with a library of movies in the recreation room), and cozy tables for two to read or plan your day.

The Skylight Room

The Victorian Room

The Magnolia Room


The Skylight Room with a bath tub/shower, the Victorian Room with a bath tub/shower or Magnolia Room with a glass wall shower are each $125.00 per night on Fridays and Saturdays and $110.00 per night on Sunday through Thursday nights.
Our nightly rates include a full breakfast each morning. This is served in the Dining Room for guests staying in the main house. Check in is after 3:00 PM and check out is by or before11:00 AM. There is a seven day cancellation policy for reservations. Tax of 10% is additional to room rates. Most places just never mention taxes until you see it on your bill. Please call us at 1-800-882-1897 about 1 hour ahead of your arrival.

About Sassafras Inn and our Guests

Couples stay here for a refreshing break from the everyday responsibilities of work and their kids. Our peaceful atmosphere allows them to rekindle the romance that originally brought them together, to appreciate the blessings of their relationship, and enjoy a stress free and relaxing "home away from home". Tourists find our location to be convenient with famous attractions nearby and the affordable features of peaceful romantic setting, relaxation and personal attention.

Located half way from Saint Louis to New Orleans and 14 miles from Graceland, many find the Sassafras Inn to be a comfort on their journey while searching for Elvis, tracing Civil War History, embracing Southern Hospitality, exploring the Blues Trail, enjoying Barbecue and Live Music.

We've been blessed with hosting travellers from as far away as Australia, New Zealand, France, Germany, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Norway, Finland, Ireland, Scotland, England, Canada, Columbia South America and more. Within the states, folks from Alaska to New York, California to Florida and all points in between including many from Mississippi, Tennessee and our neighboring states.

We appreciate our guests' comments and love to read the expressions of our visitors. We hope that you may derive a sense of the atmosphere of our home style Inn from them.

 

Customer Comments

"It was very nice to find a safe and secure place to spend a few days. Eric you do a remarkable job operating the facility. Our daughter arranged our stay as a gift. What a perfect idea to return to Hernando where we were united in marriage and our love remains 50 years later. The Inn is the perfect spot to relax and remember some of the past and to look forward to the future. We will remember our stay at Sassafras Inn. Thank you. We loved the pampering. Everything was great." Bob & Margaret - Charleston, MO

“Thank you so much for the wonderful relaxing stay at the Sassafras Inn. We appreciate your hospitality and friendly nature and wanted you to know how much we enjoyed our visit. We can’t wait until the next stay.” John and Kathy - Memphis, TN

“What an escape from the world! Thank you for your warm hospitality. We truly cherished every moment of our 15th Wedding Anniversary. We wish you the best and much success. We will be back soon.” Kendall and April - Franklin, TN

“This place is the perfect getaway for anyone. Our busy lifestyles never slow down. We were in Hurricane Katrina and are firefighters as well. We have two children and our own business. We had the perfect honeymoon thanks to Eric. He was the best with conversation and making everything just right. We will be coming back.” Willie & Loretta – Mount Olive, MS

“Thank you for your warm hospitality. Your considerations were very much appreciated. Heart’s Content at Sassafras Inn is so cozy and lovely. Your breakfast was delicious but more bountiful than we could hold. I really liked the candle in the (chiminea) and the crystal rainbow sunlight dancing on the cottage ceiling from the (cupola). Thank you again for your welcoming demeanor.” Roger and Julia - Lambertville, MI

“Thank you so much for providing us with a wonderful place to just relax and get away for a few days. The atmosphere and decor are beautiful! We appreciate your kind attention during our stay. We will definitely recommend this place to others and hope to return again ourselves very soon.” Tony & Karen – Benton, IL

“This was the perfect spot for Bryan and I to get away and relax. Everything was absolutely beautiful and cozy. We appreciate everything you did to make our stay enjoyable. May God bless you and your family.” Mary & Bryan – Houston, TX   P.S. “The fruit dish is divine!!”

“Thank you so much for such a wonderful, relaxing night. You helped make my birthday surprise for my husband a success. Your cottage is beautiful!! We loved the pool and hot tub. Thanks again!!” Michelle & Tim – Millington, TN

“The sound of the water out by the pool was so soothing. Just what I needed after a hard day of driving. Quiet, peaceful, luxurious. Thanks for the restful experience. Patricia – Georgetown, TX

“Our stay here was a perfect starting point for our tour of the Natchez Trace. The beautiful accommodations, wonderful pool area and grounds along with Eric’s hospitality set the mood for a wonderful trip.” Maynard & Pat – Cerritos, CA

“We had a wonderful time here. Thank you for making our first B & B experience a great one. The cooking was fantastic and the rooms beautiful. But I think we enjoyed the hot tub the most. It is a great way to end a long day of sight seeing. Thank you for your genuine Southern Hospitality.” Doug & Brandi – Noblesville, IN

“We have found this place what is a gift. Eric is a finest host. Beautiful room with excellent breakfast. We enjoyed staying here very much. Especially meeting Eric. Take care and hopefully we meet again.” Jaap & Sophia – The Netherlands (Holland)

“Thank you for a wonderful night’s stay. We have stayed in other B & B’s but yours is definitely one of the best! Wish we could stay longer. Thanks again for your hospitality.” Rob & Jana – Rossville, TN

“Thank you so much for everything. We had a wonderful time here. I don’t think we have ever felt more relaxed at any of the places we have stayed. Thanks again for your kindness and God bless you and your family.” Rusty & Natalie – Sheridan, AR

“While traveling on business it is so wonderful to have a place like home at the end of the day. Thanks for opening yours. It is beautiful and comfortable. You are a welcoming and gracious host. Our thanks!” Craig & Colleen – Lodi, CA

“We were here celebrating our 17th Anniversary. It was our second visit to this perfect little get away spot. We love the total privacy and serenity the cottage offers. We are happy to have a place where we can totally focus on each other and forget the rest of the world. May this place serve as a “blessing place” for many years to come.” Mike & Lisa – Olive Branch, MS

For reservations and to check availability call

local phone: 662-429-5864 or toll-free: 1-800-882-1897

I consider it both a privilege and a blessing to have the opportunity of serving all my guests and look forward to answering any questions you may have to help personalize your stay.

Thank you,

Eric Hartung

Sassafras Inn Bed & Breakfast, LLC
785 Hwy 51 South - Hernando, Mississippi 38632
local phone: 662-429-5864 or toll-free: 1-800-882-1897
website: www.memphis.to
email: sassyinn@memphis.to