House welcomes you as it has welcomed travelers since the late 1850's. Famous people
registered at the Excelsior House include Ulysses S. Grant, Oscar Wilde, Rutherford B.
Hayes and Lady Bird Johnson to name a few.
Southern charm graces this historic hotel with rich rosewood, cherry, and mahogany
furnishings, Constructed of brick and timber, with lacy iron work gallery, The Excelsior
House has become an antique lover's delight.
Today, with the beautifully appointed ballroom and dining room and the manicured grounds,
the hotel excels in elegance and taste, including the well known Orange Blossom Muffins
served daily at breakfast.