Wisteria Bed and Breakfast

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"Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers for thereby some have entertained angels unawares." Hebrews 13:2
 
  
Wisteria Bed and Breakfast is located at 706 North Fifth Avenue, Laurel, Mississippi 39440.
The price for each suite is $115.00 plus tax. Credit cards and cash accepted. Call for reservations 601-426-3805 or email wist706@comcast.net.
 
 
A complimentary Southern gourmet full breakfast is prepared and served each morning to guests. 
 
 
"Absolute Jewel of the South!"
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Historic Wisteria was built in 1901 for one of the founders of Laurel, Silas Wright Gardiner, He was one of the owners of Eastman, Gardiner Company, Laurel's largest and most successful lumber company. 
 

Wisteria is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a pivotal structure and is located on prestigious North Fifth Avenue. North Fifth Avenue is lined with majestic oak trees in the heart of the Historic District.

Wisteria was purchased in December, 1972 by the Schneider family and opened as a bed and breakfast in 2004.                                                                           

Wisteria Bed and Breakfast has a Five Star rating with TripAdvisor 

                                    
    Voted Best Place to Stay in Laurel 2016
Voted Top Five Best Bed and Breakfast in Mississippi 2016
 

Wisteria Bed and Breakfast located
on tree canopied North Fifth Avenue.

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Gone with the Wind Plates in the Dining Room.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Each suite is $115.00 plus tax. Credit Cards Accepted.
 On Site Private Parking, Central Air/Heat, Children are welcome,
Small pets allowed with prior notice and approval. Wisteria is the only place in Laurel that accepts pets. 


"Do not stay in a hotel or motel, stay at Wisteria Bed and Breakfast. I highly recommend this Bed and Breakfast over any hotel in town." Guest Comment


"Beautiful! Loved the art and china!"

Guest Comment

 

Guests arrive as strangers and leave as friends, come and enjoy Laurel's history. 

 

Historic Wisteria is a true Southern Belle in Laurel, experience Southern Hospitality in an elegant yet comfortable bed and breakfast.   

 

"If you want to live like a southerner for a few days and enjoy grace, civility and friendship, then stay at the Wisteria Bed and Breakfast. Peggy makes your visit engaging, entertaining and totally charming. If you love history, art, antiques, then this is your next destination." Guest Review from Canada

 

The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Mississippi's oldest museum, is located on the opposite corner from Wisteria Bed and Breakfast, the lavender house. Sarah Elizabeth Gardiner Eastman, wife of Lauren Chase Eastman and sister of Silas Wright Gardiner was the grandmother of Lauren Eastman Rogers. Located in walking distance, less than a mile, are Restaurants, Shopping, Churches, Courthouse, Gardiner Park with Walking Track, Daphne Park, Laurel Little Theatre and the Amtrak Train Station.

 

 

Each suite has a King Bed (Silas Gardiner Suite has a King Bed and a Single Bed), Cable TV, Free High Speed Wi-Fi, Private Bath with Tub/Shower, Ceiling Fan, Desk, Hair Dryer, Iron, Ironing Board, Central Air/Heat and a Comfortable sitting area. A refrigerator is available to guests. Complimentary beverages are available.

 

 

 

Silas Gardiner Suite is located downstairs with a king bed, single bed, private bath tub/shower. This was the original bedroom of Silas and his wife Louisa Gardiner.

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                    Wisteria Suite is located upstairs with a king size bed, private bath, tub/ shower.

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Magnolia Suite is located upstairs with a king bed, private bath, tub/shower.

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Foyer - Welcome to Wisteria Bed and Breakfast. All pictures are of public rooms for the use of the guest, including the veranda and courtyard.

Guests enjoying the wicker swing on the front porch.

Dining Room - A  complimentary Southern gourmet full breakfast is prepared and served each morning.

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Foyer and Parlor

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Foyer 

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Parlor

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Parlor - The drapes are a copy of the ones in the Blue Room in the White House

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Bill Holloway, playing the Steinway piano in the parlor is one of the architects for the HGTV show Home Town, filmed in Laurel. Ben Napier, singing is one of the stars in Hometown. The piano is available to guests.

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Did you see Wisteria Bed and Breakfast in the HGTV pilot of Home Town? Erin and Ben walking up the brick sidewalk to Wisteria Bed and Breakfast, lavender house, and talking about the Laurel Brick on the courtyard? 
 
Sun Room 

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Sun Room 
 
Freshly brewed coffee and tea are available when you awaken.
 
A leisurely Southern gourmet breakfast is served on fine china with crystal, silver and linens. Enjoy the art collection and all of the cookie jars displayed.

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French doors open from the Sun Room to the Veranda.
 
Enjoy visiting with friends, reading a book or just relaxing on the Veranda and Courtyard. 

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Fountain on Courtyard
Enjoy the birds and the flowers in bloom. 

 
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      Peace 

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For he will order his angels to protect you wherever you go. Psalm 91:11

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 Many national and international guest have been welcomed. I hope to hear from you soon!
 
Traveling for Business or pleasure, enjoy Laurels finest! 

Reservations, Call 601-426-3805 or email wist706@comcast.net

  Peggy Schneider
       Owner 

 
 
 
 

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