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Walking Distance to Downtown Beautiful Waterfront Home with Boathouse and Pier

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Beautiful sunset from deck toward Biloxi Bay

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Last updated: 09/09/2013

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Ocean Springs house description

This unique waterfront 1700 square foot fully furnished home is built on pilings right on beautiful Fort Bayou walking distance to downtown Ocean Springs. The bayou feeds into Biloxi Bay which leads to the Gulf of Mexico. The home has an elevator for ease in handling luggage and groceries with a separate stair to the front door. There is an outdoor deck approximately 1400 square ft which is a wonderful place to relax and observe the wildlife, boats, dauphin, pellicans, ducks, blue herons and hawks which are just a few of the wildlife viewed from the deck, boardwalk, or pier. You can easily walk to downtown Ocean Springs which is filled with art galleries, boutiques and restaurants. The first casino is about 5 miles away and can be walked, driven or boated to it's location. Charter boats are also available in Ocean Springs or Biloxi for fishing. Fort Bayou is known for kayaking, water skiing, pontoon boat sightseeing, and fishing. Rent or bring your own boat and tie up to our 90 foot pier.

If you love golf there are many courses within a short drive with the closest being in sight of the property just across the bayou.

The home is an open concept. The kitchen is fully stocked and equipped with stove, oven, microwave, double sink, full size refrigerator and wet bar included in the kitchen island. This large room also has a game table, breakfast table, 4 bar stools at the kitchen island, couch and chairs. There is a 40 inch flat screen TV connected to direct TV and a DVD player. The kitchen and bathrooms have tile flooring with the remainder of the home having bambo wood flooring.

Both bedrooms have Queen Beds and one bedroom has ensuite bath with walk in jetted tub/shower combination and double vanity. The second full bath is right outside the other bedroom door and has a shower tub combination with single vanity.

There is a full size washer and dryer in a separate utility room.

Bikes are sometimes available with the home to explore the Ocean Springs area. Beaches are not crowded and a short distance from the home. Once you see the deck and pier you will probably not see a need for a beach exploration. Seafood is plentiful and depending on the time of year, you will find something in season: fish, crab, crawfish, shrimp and oysters.

This home is on the same property as the owner but the homes are not connected. The renter will be using a shared driveway with the owner of the property.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            21...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            smoking allowed on the deck but not inside the home...moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            This home is on pilings with a large deck - Children would have to be supervised at all times...moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • master bedroom: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • There is also a blow up queen mattress with linens which makes it possible for 3 couples or 2 couples with teen children but not recommended because there is only 2 bathrooms...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            single vanity...moreless

          • master bath: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            ensuite with double vanity, walkin jetted tub/shower ...moreless

          • Under the home there is a 1/2 bath that can be used when returning on your boat or while fishing on the pier...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • private chef is available during some times of the year for an additional charge...moreless

              Entertainment

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Water View:

                Home sits on Fort Bayou which feeds into the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                home is on the water with pier and boat house - boats welcome...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Large area with two table that seat 4 each and 8 barstools around two separate bar areas...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                central...moreless

              • Internet:

                Wi fi available - no computer is supplied...moreless

              • Iron & Board

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Basic coffee maker is available...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                can serve up to 8...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                full size stainless steel dishwasher...moreless

              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                This is a private kitchen to the home...moreless

              • Microwave:

                built in microwave...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                initial stay paper towels, dishwasher soap, bath soap and toilet paper are provided ...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                full size stainless steel refrigerator with ice maker...moreless

              • Stove:

                electric stove and oven...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

               

              Reviews

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              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $399 $399
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $2,631

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              A $500. deposit is required to hold the property but is fully refunded if no damage was incurred while renting the property. Full payment is due 30 days before rental.


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              Location

              20 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Gulport, Mississippi
              1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              1 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              gulf hills
              3 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              I 10
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              many
              Ocean Springs
              Nearest Ski
              water ski in back yard
              5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Ocean Springs or Biloxi

              Car: Recommended

              This area is known for its art museums and quaint restaurants. Walter Anderson and Mary C are just 2 of the famous local museums. Cross a bridge and casinos and live entertaintment are plentiful. Water sports are also available.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1990

              About the owner: I grew up in this area and always dreamed of living on this bayou. I only left the area to attend dental school and then returned to set up my practice. Married and built a larger home on the property. This rental home was completed rebuilt after Katrina. My wife and I have enjoyed the sunsets and have never given a thought to moving from this beautiful area.

              Why the Owner Chose Ocean Springs:
              As a child I fished and paddled around this bayou. This is a very safe, friendly place to live.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              This property offers total relaxation with quiet evenings and beautiful sunrises and sunsets. But just a couple of miles away there are casinos and lots of excitement. You get the best of both worlds.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Beautiful sunset from deck toward Biloxi Bay

                Beautiful sunset from deck toward Biloxi Bay

              • Sunset Over The Bayou

                Sunset Over The Bayou

              • Deck

                Deck

              • Living room

                Living room

              • Living room and Bar

                Living room and Bar

              • view from master bedroom

                view from master bedroom

              • Master Bath, walk in tub

                Master Bath, walk in tub

              • Second Bathroom

                Second Bathroom

              • crawfish boil!

                crawfish boil!

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Breakfast and Living room

                Breakfast and Living room

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • Master Bath

                Master Bath

              • Second Bedroom

                Second Bedroom

              • Party area under house

                Party area under house

              • Sheltered sitting under home

                Sheltered sitting under home

              VRBO #455830

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

              $399 per night (USD)
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              • Sleeps
                6
              • Bedrooms
                2
              • Bathrooms
                2
              • Property type
                House
              • Reviews
                9
              Owner
              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 66%
              • Calendar last updated: 09/09/2013
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