Overview of 'the Land Where the Blues Began'

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
In-Room Dining
TV, DVD player, books, music library
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
In-Room Dining
Entire home

'the Land Where the Blues Began'

4.5/5 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning
  • Pet Friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNew Roxy1 min walk
    Popular LocationThe Holy Moly Theatre3 min walk
    Popular LocationDelta Blues Museum4 min walk

Space details

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 5
1050 sq ft
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Common area
1 sleep sofa/futon
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2
No shower or bathtub

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About this area


Located in Clarksdale, this vacation home is in the city center. New Roxy and The Holy Moly Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Delta Blues Museum and Rock and Blues Museum. Ready for a night out? Consider Red's Lounge and Hambone Art Gallery. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching. Guests appreciate the property's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • New Roxy - 1 min walk
  • The Holy Moly Theatre - 3 min walk
  • Delta Blues Museum - 4 min walk
  • Red's Lounge - 6 min walk
  • Quapaw Canoe Company - 7 min walk


  • The Holy Moly Drug Store — 3 min walk
  • Oxbow — 5 min walk
  • Delta Amusement Cafe — 6 min walk
  • Our Grandma's House of Pancakes — 6 min walk
  • Owens Burger Shack — 6 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

'the Land Where the Blues Began'

Adults-only vacation home in Clarksdale
A cute arts and crafts home a block from downtown Clarksdale. Also known as Johnnie Be Goode's house. Walking distance to all the juke joints including Red's and Morgan Freeman's Ground Zero Blues Club. Enjoy great southern food and BBQ in Clarksdale.. This home can be your base for enjoying live music in the heart of the Delta or a comfortable stay for family reunion, wedding or an other events. For those Elvis fans, it is only a little over an hour drive to Graceland. The house is approximately 1000 square feet and has a large yard with huge magnolia trees as well as a small fenced area for a pet. Pets are welcome! Also, a comfortable place base for visiting family, weddings, & reunions. Rest in our well appointed house with comfortable queen beds with 500 thread count sheets. The house has 2 bedrooms and one and a half baths. Enjoy the luxury of home for the price of a hotel. Keywords: House
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Shirley Bollinger

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Car recommended


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Coffee grinder
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1.5 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • DVD player
  • Stereo
  • Video library
  • Books
  • Music library

Outdoor areas

  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In the city center
  • In a rural location
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Golfing on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Fishing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Casino nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Power boating nearby


  • Sleeps 5
  • Unit size: 1050 sq ft (98 sq m)
  • Property does not allow children



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

'the Land Where the Blues Began' Clarksdale
'the Land Where the Blues Began' Private vacation home

Frequently asked questions

Is 'the Land Where the Blues Began' pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at 'the Land Where the Blues Began'?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at 'the Land Where the Blues Began'?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is 'the Land Where the Blues Began' located?
Located in the heart of Clarksdale, this historic vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of New Roxy, The Holy Moly Theatre, and Delta Blues Museum. Red's Lounge and Quapaw Canoe Company are also within 10 minutes.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 12 out of 18 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 18 reviews
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Road trip
Property was very comfortable

4/5 Good

Great Location
Charming house, but TV and Internet weren't working and could not be fixed during our stay. Manager came over right away to try to fix the problem and was very nice. Other than that, everything was great. Comfortable, close to downtown, perfect for us.

5/5 Excellent

Great place to stay in Clarksdale!
My 4th time staying at Johnnie Be Goode's house! Such a comfortable clean house and close to everything. I always have a wonderful and relaxing time here. Everything is as described and the owners are a pleasure to know. Holly

1/5 Terrible

Nice area to visit but dissapointed in accommodatios
Some of the listed amenities were not provided and the interior and exterior were run down and not as advertised. Seems the absentee owner had not kept up with the property condition.

5/5 Excellent

Everything was as expected.
Nice house conveniently located in Clarkesdale. We will defintiely come back.

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