The DELTA BOHEMIAN GUEST HOUSE, a former two story Delta cypress cook’s house, is ideally located in the heart of old, residential Clarksdale, just three blocks from downtown and the Sunflower River. 
The property was built in 1917 by a Delta planter and was extensively restored in 2012 by the Howells, founders of the DELTA BOHEMIAN with the help of fellow native Deltan, friend, and interior designer Marilyn Trainor Storey, principal designer of Jackson, Mississippi’s ​Per Design Studio and design blogger MS Design Maven​.
Using an earthy, updated rustic, and bohemian style to infuse the house with warmth and a real sense of the old Mississippi Delta, the Howells and Storey have created a one-of-a-kind lodging destination for the traveler interested in the Blues and Delta culture. Search no longer for that perfect combination of authentic Delta, sophistication,  comfort, and attention to detail.
Renovation Slideshow

"If you are looking for a memorable experience in the Delta then you must stay at the Bohemian Guest House!"

Heather, Starkville, MS

YELP Review

Many capable hands helped Marilyn,  Magical Madge and Chilly Billy bring new life into the home. We are proud to have them on our team.

  • MS Design Maven Marilyn Trainor-Storey - decorator. A Mississippi Delta gal with earthy, elegant design skills.

  • Claxton Luther - chief carpenter. Claxton has built many homes in Clarksdale. He is a gem.

  • Eddie Rose - carpenter helper. Faithful and gentle man. A true helper.

  • Tom Phelps - Phelps Security. Always on the ready to protect.

  • Jack Langley - tile man. Perfectionist. Patient. Focused.

  • Ed Exum - Temperature Control. Good man and friend and owner of long established business in Clarksdale.

  • Dennis Weaver - painter. Dennis and his son, Shane, enjoy their work and are beyond skilled at it.

  • Dennis Stanley - Stanley Plumbing. Worth every penny. Great guy.

  • Burton Electric Co. - electricians Shade and Brad. Very Professional. Very Efficient. Very Nice.

  • A B Wiley - brick and stone work. Fine person. Bricklayer since 1961.

  • Arthniece 'Gas Man' Jones - concrete work. Fast and efficient. Blues musician too.

  • True Value Building Materials - one of our local suppliers. Their team stands ready to assist. Thanks Ginger Johnson!

  • Winkel's Paint and Home Decorating - one of our local paint stores and contractors. We love their Benjamin Moore paint.

  • Bobby Hopkins - Hopkins Floor Store. Passionate about his work.

  • Southern Pipe and Supply - Chris helped us select bathroom fixtures to enhance.

  • TriState Termite and Pest Control - gotta attack the pests.

  • Jim Kopernak - Old House Depot - Jackson, MS. A salvage treasure chest. Jim, Matthew, Ray and Anthony. We love y'all.

  • George Chamoun - Macy's. Brother to Chafik Chamoun, owner of Resthaven Restaurant. George has vast experience selling mattresses.

  • Sheffield Antique Mall, The Mustard Seed, Sugar Magnolia - we could spend days in each of these antique malls.

  • Roosevelt Wallace of Wallace Art & Signs - Creative builder of fences and signs.

  • Charlton Quinn of Quinn Tree Service - How do they do what they do? Amazing.

  • Cal Carter - our web developer and friend and Sponsor. We wouldn't exist without him. - See Gulf Shores Life​

The list continues and we likely have forgotten someone. Please forgive if we have.

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DELTA BOHEMIAN is a registered trademark.

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