Bellande Cottage, Downtown Ocean Springs by the Beach

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

You have found quaint Bellande Cottage in Historic Downtown Ocean Springs. Also available at Front Beach Cottages are the Key West Cabana (listing 332323 vrbo/382123 homeaway), NOLA Cottage and Lagniappe Cottage (not found on VRBO, please visit our direct website).

This cozy and spacious cottage features 2 bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with custom twin sized bunk beds. Bellande Cottage features a separate living room with a pull out couch and a large flat panel TV, an eat-in kitchen with a full-sized stainless steel French-style refrigerator. Just outside is a screened-in private deck with table and chairs for al-fresco dining.

***Please be aware that we are currently under construction to improve Front Beach Cottages. While this shouldn't effect your stay in any of our cottages or their designated lounging areas, please be aware that the street-side appearance of the property will not be how things usually look for the time-being. Once construction is completed on a new main cottage, office, and in the ground pool, things will be back to normal. Thank you for your understanding.***

Bellande Cottage is stocked with all of life's necessities and conveniences. As one of the 4 cottages at Front Beach Cottages, Bellande Cottage is conveniently located just one block off Washington Avenue and 3 blocks from the shops of Government Street. We are a block and a half to Ocean Springs' hoppin' Front Beach where a brand new 2 mile beach path winds along the sandy beaches and awaits exploration and exercise/bicycle enthusiasts. Front Beach also boast new picnics tables, bonfire pits, beautiful McPherson Pier for fishing or a moonlight stroll and Ft. Maurepas Park with its new splash pad, playground equipment, covered picnic area and amphitheater. A short walk in the opposite direction will take you to the Ocean Springs harbor where shrimp may be bought directly from the boats.

Downtown Ocean Springs is host to the famous Walter Anderson Museum, Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center and Shearwater Pottery. In addition, the many restaurants within easy walking distance of Bellande Cottage will satisfy anyone's tastebuds. From sushi to steaks and from middle eastern cuisine to Italian delights, there is something for everyone in downtown. After dinner there are many night life offerings, many featuring live music from local musicians.

Ocean Springs remains one of the Gulf Coast's best kept secrets. It is located about 25 minutes from the Biloxi-Gulfport Regional Airport and is right across the bridge from Biloxi where guests will find casinos with top name entertainment and gaming.

A deposit is required to confirm a reservation and all major credit cards are accepted. There is a strict no smoking policy in all of our cottages and violations will result in a monetary penalty, but you may smoke on the grounds or on the deck, so long as waste is disposed of properly.

The owners live on site and are here to assist with any requests both prior to your visit as well as during your stay. Come visit Bellande Cottage at Front Beach Cottages and enjoy a slice of Gulf Coast style in beautiful Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

Keywords: cottage, bungalow, cabin, villa, bed & breakfast

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Up to 2 well behaved canines permitted upon payment of a non-refundable pet fee....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed

    Custom twin sized bunk beds....moreless

  • One queen sized bed, 2 twin sized bunk beds and 1 sleeper sofa.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Separate soaking tub and shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Bikes, kayaks and beach gear provided for guests at no additional charge....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


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


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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Bellande Cottage is located in downtown Ocean Springs where guests will find many wonderful restaurant options, shopping and night life....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    Seating for 4 at dining room table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Includes sleeper sofa....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry facilities available on-site....moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel French style refrigerator....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas stove....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles available for guests at no additional charge....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two one person kayaks available for guests at no additional charge....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 4.8
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$140 $165
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 11%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gulfport Biloxi International Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many, many bars and restaurants downtown
60 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Dauphin Island. AL to Gulf Shores, AL
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gulf Hills Golf Club
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 10
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many, many restaurants downtown
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Front Beach

Car: Recommended

Bellande cottage is located just a block from the famous and newly expanded Walter Anderson Museum and a block and a half from Front Beach, which features 2 fishing piers, bonfire pits, a splash pad, playground and outdoor performance facility.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Cathy Mackenzie lives in Ocean Springs and has lived on the Gulf Coast for well over a decade. The Mississippi Gulf Coast is truly a treasure!

Why the Owner Chose Ocean Springs, MS, USA:
I love Ocean Springs!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The location of Front Beach Cottages is second to none. Visitors can walk to Front Beach and it is a short walk to every amenity offered by Ocean Springs, which is a historic community with deep artistic roots.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Welcome to Bellande Cottage!

    Welcome to Bellande Cottage!

  • Combination shower and tub.

    Combination shower and tub.

  • Welcome to Front Beach Cottages!

    Welcome to Front Beach Cottages!

VRBO #387177

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016

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Bellande Cottage, Downtown Ocean Springs by the Beach

Ocean Springs, MS, USA #387177

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