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How Can I Reserve A Cottage At The Retreat At Starkville?

We simplify the reservation process at The Retreat at Starkville so that you get the best experience possible. To reserve your cottage, all you need to do is to fill out our online application, which can be found under the “Apply Tab” on our main site.

Once you’ve completed your application and select your cottage, all that we ask is that you place a deposit on your reservation. Once you’ve moved in, the initial deposit becomes your security deposit, so everything is covered.

It’s as easy as that! We make the process simple, so you don’t have to worry about trying to figure it all out. And, if you have any questions, simply email

How Long Is The Lease?

To best meet the needs of our clientele, we offer a 12-month housing contract. We make the transition period for all of our residents as smooth as possible by offering a housing contract period that runs from August to late July. Our leasing office is happy to provide additional information.

How Many Bedrooms Are In The Apartments?

The Retreat at Starkville offers the most complete luxury student apartments in Starkville, MS, with various different floor plans and bedroom options, including 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 bedrooms.

How Many Bathrooms Do The Cottages Have?

The Retreat cottages are the most well-equipped furnished student apartments in the area. Each bedroom is complete with its own personal bathroom, and some cottages include an extra half bath.

When Is Rent Due?

We make it simple. Installment payments are due on the first (1st) of the month and can easily be paid by check at the clubhouse or using the simple and secure Online Pay option. Payments received after 5 p.m. on the third (3rd) of the month are considered late.

Does My Rent Cover Additional Expenses?

We want to meet all of your needs by providing student apartments near MSU, so we include a variety of amenities at no additional charge to you. Installment payments include high-speed Internet, cable, pest control, garbage disposal, lawn maintenance, water, trash and sewer, and access to all of The Retreat’s facilities. We also offered reserved parking spots. You won’t find any other apartments for rent in Starkville, MS, that are offering more than we do.

What Amenities Can I Find At The Retreat At Starkville?

The Retreat isn’t known for its luxury student apartments in Starkville, MS, for nothing. At the Retreat, we offer the most when it comes to amenities, including one of the most expansive resort-style pools in Starkville, complete with a comfortable resident center, state-of-the-art computer lab, all-encompassing fitness center, tanning beds, beach volleyball, and study lounge.

How Far Is Mississippi State University From The Retreat?

The Retreat at Starkville is optimally located, offering student apartments near MSU that are less than 1 mile from campus. By car or bike, residents can make it to campus in less than 5 minutes. It just doesn’t get any more convenient!

Are Appliances Included At The Retreat At Starkville?

You won’t find apartments for rent in Starkville, MS, that include as much as the cottages at The Retreat. Each apartment comes standard with all the necessary appliances for your convenience. Appliances include: refrigerator with ice-maker, dishwasher, range/oven, microwave, and full-size washer and dryer.

Are The Student Apartments Furnished?

Because we want you to have it all when you live at The Retreat at Starkville, we offer both furnished and unfurnished cottage options. The complete furniture package that we offer includes furniture both for the common area and each bedroom. The package features high-quality living room furniture as well as bedroom furnishings, including a bed and mattress set, nightstand, desk and chair, and dresser or under-bed storage.

Do Any Of The Cottages Include Porches Or Patios?

You won’t find nicer student apartments near MSU. No matter which cottage you choose, you’ll get outdoor living area in the form of a patio or deck (depending on typography). Some cottages also offer front porches.

Can I Have A Grill On My Porch Or Patio?

The outdoor spaces at The Retreat at Starkville are designed for entertaining and are perfect for grilling. The patios and decks of all of our cottages are plenty spacious for accommodating your grill.

Is Parking Provided With The Cottages?

At The Retreat at Starkville, we provide ample parking space; however, spaces are not reserved.

Will I Have Access To High-Speed Internet In My Apartment?

No student apartments near MSU would be complete without high-speed Internet. Each cottage is wired for high-speed Internet and cable, and each of these services is covered in your monthly installment payment.

Can I Have Pets?

Most of our cottages are pet-friendly at The Retreat; however, an additional security deposit and cleaning fee may apply.

What Is The Square Footage Of The Cottages?

Our cottages offer ample space and the most square footage of any Starkville apartments near MSU, but each one ranges in size depending on the floorplan. See the floorplan page on our site for more information on square footage and cottage layouts.

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