Hotels in Biloxi, Mississippi, United States of America - your base to discover the city.
Biloxi on Mississippi's Gulf coast has been a popular vacation spot for decades, a resort shaped by its casinos and gambling. The word Biloxi means “First people” and the settlement there has been owned by successive waves of French, Spanish, and English settlers. The place thrived on its fishing and at one time went by the nickname of “the seafood capital of the world”. The region's recent history has been shaped by the growth of tourism and in particular Biloxi casinos. However, the news since 2005 has been the city's recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.