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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


Last updated: 07/23/2015

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 bedroom 2 bathroom(walk in tub) home with water views

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.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 07/23/2015

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • 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

  • Pets Considered:

    ask the owner ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef


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

  • master bedroom: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • 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



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

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

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Internet:

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

  • Iron & Board


  • 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




Write a review 5
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$399 $399
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $40
  • Pet Fee $40


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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The property's calendar has not been updated in 21 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



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
Ocean Springs, MS, USA
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, MS, USA:
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.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 07/23/2015

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  • Beautiful sunset from deck toward Biloxi Bay

    Beautiful sunset from deck toward Biloxi Bay

  • Sunset Over The Bayou

    Sunset Over The Bayou

  • 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


  • 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

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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