Gulf Hills Hotel & Resort

Retrace the steps of legends at this historic Mississippi resort.

A stay at Gulf Hills Hotel & Resort will immerse you in a tale as old as time by weaving a rich narrative of affluence, celebrity, and timeless appeal. Legends like Elvis Presley have found solace and relaxation at this historic hideaway, and now you can too—all while basking in the captivating stories this property has to tell.

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Enjoy small-town charm and impeccable service.

What it's like

Originally established in 1927 by the Branigar brothers from Chicago, this unique property is an integral part of Coastal Mississippi's rich heritage. The brothers envisioned a "resort like no other" which would end up welcoming many famous (and infamous) guests over the decades. Nowadays, the resort perfectly blends modern comforts with a timeless tale that echoes through its picturesque grounds.

Independent spirit

A harmonious blend of luxury, leisure, and legacy.

Small touches

Each guestroom at Gulf Hills Hotel & Resort is equipped with modern amenities such as complimentary WiFi, a mini fridge, a microwave, a coffee maker, air conditioning, and a full bathroom stocked with high-quality bath products. Select rooms also include a kitchenette. If you're an Elvis fan, be sure to book the luxurious three-bedroom Love Me Tender Suite, which pays tribute to the "King of Rock and Roll" through its curated collection of period pieces, including Depression-era glasses, lamps, antiques, and an impressive array of rare Elvis memorabilia. Beyond the guestrooms, the property offers a refreshing poolside relaxation area, four full-sized tennis courts, and the 9-hole course at Gulf Hills Golf Club.

Eat and drink

Start your night with delicious fare paired with a hand-crafted cocktail at Capone's Speakeasy Lounge & Restaurant, conveniently located at the Gulf Hills Golf Club. Looking for something different? You won't have to go far. Ocean Springs is home to numerous premier dining establishments with cuisine to satisfy every palate and craving.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located on the waterfront of Fort Bayou, just minutes from the center of Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

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Guest Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary parking
  • Dog-friendly accommodations available (fees apply, please contact hotel directly to book)

Eat & Drink

Fitness & Recreation

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area (select rooms only)
  • Writing desk
  • Mini fridge
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total booking amount. Reservations during holidays and festivals must be canceled at least 30 days prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total booking amount.
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