Just west of DeSoto National Forest and approximately 20 minutes south of Hattiesburg, homes for rent in Purvis offer renters options to enjoy the great outdoors or take advantage of the cultural and entertainment amenities of the nearby city.
A short ride north of Purvis rentals, in Hattiesburg, numerous attractions can be enjoyed. Grand Theatre 18, for example, shows the latest films for movie-goers with a taste for films from diverse genres. The Hattiesburg Zoo, on the other hand, has animals of various species that attract visitors of all ages. Diners can try blue plate specials and signature dishes at Brownstone's or sandwiches, salads, drinks and live music at the Thirsty Hippo. Campers, hikers and hunters alike can roam the wild at the DeSoto National Forest, which is home to an array of campsites and trails. There are more than 60 miles of trails in the forest, from the Bethel bicycle trail to the Big Foot horse trail.