Historic Vicksburg is known for its' bond with the Mighty Mississippi River. Vicksburg is rich in history with Civil War sites, Antebellum Homes, Multi-Cultural Diversity, and traditional cuisine and music. This new hotel in Vicksburg, the Courtyard by Marriott is a welcome addition to the community. The Vicksburg Courtyard provides guests with The Smart Choice where "It's a New Stay". Opened in February, 2009, this Vicksburg hotel, offers travelers the highest level of accommodations, amenities, and service. With state of the art facilities including edgy and eclectic decor, each guest is treated to an "over the top" experience at the Vicksburg Courtyard. Business and leisure travelers will enjoy the conveniences of home and office while taking advantage of the sights, attractions and Casino entertainment of Vicksburg. The Courtyard by Marriott is located close to many businesses in Vicksburg including Cooper Lighting, Batesville Casket, Ergon Refinery, International Paper and River Region Health Systems.