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Riverside Hotel

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

The Riverside is a classic historical monument in Clarksdale. Many great blues legends have stayed and resided here. Zee keeps the place clean and makes you feel right at home. The Riverside is within easy walking distance to Red's Lounge, the best blues bar in...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2015

Real people, real history, real kindness...if you're anywhere close to Clarksdale, absolutely stay at the Riverside Hotel. We had the honeymoon of a lifetime, driving from New Orleans through Mississippi (following the blues trail), turning right from Chicago to finish up in Detroit. We stayed...More

4  Thank NalaWriting
Reviewed 27 November 2015

The real home of Delta Blues! Share the history, share the ghosts of all the big blues heros! Experience the real southern hospidality by owner mrs Zelena! Well, the facility might be modest but this is blues, man!

1  Thank Herbert M
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Zee is the lady in charge of the Riverside Hotel in Clarksdale. She loves hugs and gives her guests a very special welcome. The hotel is elderly but comfortable, with enough mod cons to keep guests happy. The hotel has accomodated many bluesmen and wtnessed...More

3  Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 29 October 2015

If you are a lover of the blues and its history, do not miss a chance to stay at the Riverside Hotel. Zee Ratliff, third generation hotelier, has no website - you have to get in touch with her by email and/or phone - and...More

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Also check out the Shack up Inn. We spent a night there and loved it!
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"Zee showed us all the available rooms and let us choose the one we wanted. We ended up in Howlin'..."
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"You can't go wrong with any of them...each one is full of blues history!"
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