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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Basic, no luxuries.This place is all about atmosphere and quirkiness.One of the highlights of driving along the Great River Road was arriving at this place at sunset and having a beer on the porch of the Chicken Coop, still not quite believing the place is for real. Even if Clarksdale at the time was not at all the buzzing blues...

Thank Travel H
Rome, Georgia
Reviewed 11 December 2014

If you are looking for the blues or to make a deal with the devil then Clarksdale is the place to go and the Shack Up Inn is where you want to stay. We stayed in the Cadillac shack and the Hilton it's not but what it is, is cool! I ride a motorcycle and had been on the road...

Thank Breezy S
Salina, Kansas, United States
Reviewed 7 December 2014

If we are ever in the area again this is the only place we would stay. Just off beat enough to be fun . Room was clean and comfortable. Lobby, gift shop, and bar were excellent. Staff was very helpful with information about Clarksdale, the Blues Museum is truly a MUST SEE!!!!

Thank Rick B
Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Shack Up Inn is a southern style B&B with historical roots in the cotton industry, blues music, and southern culture. The retired cotton plantation boasts comfy "shotgun shacks" that are super fun to stay in. They also have an amazing staff, food, and music. The area itself is rich in blues heritage. If you ever have the desire to see...

Thank kristen g
Parksville, Canada
Reviewed 29 November 2014

We stayed in the Clairemont in May 2014 and still smile every time I remember our stay. Definitely a fun place to stay with antique furnishings and comfortable beds, very friendly staff! We drove into town for dinner at Ground Zero, which had great food and live band.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 November 2014

and even though you know you aren't staying in original lodgings, it really does have a nice feel to it. The managers running the place are really friendly. Wish we had been there when someone was playing - I imagine that would be outstanding.

Thank Maree F
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Around 60 of us went for the weekend. Cozy shacks and bins. Bill's house was larger and great for the group to enjoy appetizers, football, cards and a fire. Having a bar onsite allowed everyone to have a few beers and listen to live music without anyone driving. The restaurant was good - especially the catered breakfast. During the day...

1Thank 613ann
Reviewed 20 November 2014 via mobile

This place isn't for everyone.... if your idea of accommodation is "The Ritz"... then you should pass!!! But, if you enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience...its a must. This place was a working plantation for many years & now consists of "sharecroppers" cottages. Each different & unique in its own way. They are clean & basic with fridge, micro & coffee pots....

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Best place ever! And all that blues !!! Enjoy !! The Chack up Inn Are full of surprices, frogs, Nice folks, famus and surpricing blues artists, ecl service, fun bar, funky stage, lovely decoration - and I just love it and miss it !!

1Thank Srb001
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Although we didn't stay here, this out of town venue looked a great place to stay with its cotton picker cottages with porches overlooking a central area of grass olde worlde outdoor decor (rusty old pick-up, old filling station signs, farm stuff and bottle decorated tree). When you enter the main venue you'll find your self in a country style...

1Thank Robfromcrammy

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A unique B&B (bed & beer) comprised of restored sharecroppers' cabins, dedicated to the Mississippi Delta blues. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 Commissary Cir, Clarksdale, MS 38614-8701
Region: United States > Mississippi > Clarksdale
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Shack Up Hotel Clarksdale
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 of 5 bubbles JessH260, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles RitaDT, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay in one of the shacks for a real treat. A one of a kind place.”
 of 5 bubbles kkuttner69, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are far away from the road. Just a brilliant, quirky, wonderful place to stay and really close to The Crossroads (yes that one)”
 of 5 bubbles 362graemes, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you're staying just one night like us, stay in one of the bins! The shacks looked great too, but probably more suited to a longer stay.”
 of 5 bubbles Laura457, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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