Hughes House Bed and Breakfast. Once you arrive, you will know this is a special place. Upon your arrival you will be shown to your room to settle while your hostess will ready your beverage of choice, tea or wine, to be served Southern-style on the veranda. One look down the street and you will be reminded of the time when life was gentle and all neighbors knew each otherís names. The Hammond bed and breakfast is located in the Adams - Lily historic neighborhood, which is adorned with beautiful trees, flowers, and shrubs. The neighborhood is a great place to walk, jog, or bicycle. Situated adjacent to historic downtown Hammond near coffee shops, numerous fine restaurants, cafes, a spa, banks, nightclubs, the post office, a book store, and boutique shopping; all just a casual stroll away. Located in historic downtown Hammond, Louisiana, between two major cities, 43 miles from Baton Rouge and 39 miles from New Orleans. Amato's Winery: 8 mi.; Pontchartrain Vineyards: 28 mi.; Casa De Sue Winery: 35 mi.