biloxi Is abit of a hike...hopefulky that hunter is easy to get to the ring!
i usually stay at the Residence Inn...its quite nice. little more than i like to spend but worth it for 4 weeks.the hilton garxen inn is also quite nice. i know peopld who realky like the holidayinn express.
asfor things to do, the casinos are nice, you can go fishing, there are a couple cute towns to go shopping in, and you are only an hour from NOLA