Room 15

Charles Leonard LeBaron (1763 - 1823)

Room 15, the Charles Leonard LeBaron Room, is located on the second floor. One of our largest rooms, this cozy private space includes two queen sized beds and, as with all of our rooms, a private bath, all new bedding, complimentary wi-fi, flat screen TV, writing table, and a complimentary breakfast and business station in the lobby. Our award-winning restaurant, Skopelos at New World, is on hand to offer world class room service. A Pensacola family of French origin, the Le Baron clan left their mark on the mercantile field and maritime operations of Pensacola. Charles Leonard LeBaron was born in Normandy in 1761. After fighting with the French Navy at the battle of Trafalgar against British Lord Nelson, he was presented with a sword scabbard encrusted with jewels for his heroism. While in Philadelphia, he boarded with the mother of Dolly Madison where he met his future wife, Mary Weaver. LeBaron and his new wife moved to New Orleans when he was assigned to the French Navy in the Gulf of Mexico and Haiti. He resigned his commission and moved to Pensacola where he forming a profitable mercantile business commanding a passenger ship between Pensacola and New Orleans. Charles lost his arm fighting the Battle of Shiloh while delivering a message to General Bragg. After the war, LeBaron returned to his family in Pensacola and helped build the telegraph system between Mobile and Pensacola. LeBaron worked for Western Union for the remainder of his days.
25% Off Curbside Pick-Up Now Available

We're bringing Skopelos dinners to you with curbside pick-up in our private parking lot! Take 25% off all prices found below!  Call with your order at (850) 432-6565, then meet us at Skopelos (600 S. Palafox Street) where your favorite Skopelos meal awaits! Our full list of wines & beers are also available, including a $20 special … Read More

New Hours at Skopelos Beginning March 18th

Skopelos remains committed to serving our community during this challenging time, including inside our restaurant. With 3 dining areas plus an outdoor patio, we can comfortably seat guests while maintaining the recommended 6 foot distance. We are continuing to diligently clean, disinfect, and sanitize all areas. Please note that beginning Wednesday, March 18th, and until otherwise … Read More

An Important Note to Our Guests

At Skopelos and New World Inn, the health and safety of our guests and employees is always paramount. With regular sanitization of all kitchen equipment and surfaces, menu books, door handles, entryways, restrooms, linens, etc., cleanliness is as much a part of our business as the food and drinks we serve and lodging we provide. … Read More