Downhome Southern Boutique Charm.

Welcome to HISTORIC Hotel Chester in Starkville, MS


Discover southern charm hotel accommodations at the Hotel Chester, nestled in the heart of historic downtown Starkville, MS. Built in 1925 as a full service hotel, the lovingly restored Hotel Chester invites guests to enjoy contemporary hotel amenities and services. Voted as the Best Hotel in Mississippi in 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, and in 2012 by Mississippi Magazine, the Hotel Chester welcomes guests to discover a memorable Starkville, MS retreat at our luxury boutique hotel. Centrally located in historic downtown Starkville, Mississippi, guests will appreciate Hotel Chester's close proximity to the restaurants, shops and entertainment on Main Street. Take a tour of the Mississippi State University campus, situated less than one mile from the hotel. The nearby cities of Columbus and West Point are just a short drive away.

Mississippi Magazine 2016 Best of Mississippi MList

Close to Area Attractions

Beautiful Banquet Facilities

The Beer Garden & Dining


World renowned chef, Gordon Ramsay designed and created the Beer Garden and menu that was shown on the fall 2013 TV show Hotel Hell Season 2. Chef Gordon Ramsay’s menu includes his famous Gordon Burger to the traditional English Fish & Chips. Try locally brewed craft beers and enjoy a summer breeze. Our indoor landmark room also offers the same with HDTV for sports games and is open year round.