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Beautiful, Two-story House On The Water With 150' Private Pier!

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 2,650 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Large 4 Bdrm, 3 1/2 Bath & Dorm room Perfect For Families, Couples & Girl Trips!

This is it! No need to look further. This beautiful 2,650 sq ft home with its wide, covered front porch presents spectacular, unobstructed views of Bay St. Louis. And, there's lots of gathering room beneath the house. Great family home literally steps from the bay and just a few minutes from calming beaches.

Comfortably sleeps 12. Four bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, 4-bed dorm room and trundle bed. Two roomy dens, one up and one down. Ideal for 2 families, 4 couples or a girls' getaway. Downstairs master has a queen w/private bathroom, tub & shower. Upstairs 2nd bedroom has a queen with private bathroom and shower. There's a queen in the 3rd bedroom. Two twins are in the 4th bedroom. Four twins & a trundle bed fill out the dorm room. The 3rd bathroom has shower/tub.

An impressive 150' private pier offers access to all the water activities you can dream of: crabbing, fishing, boating (boat launch less than 1 mile away and a full-service marina 3 miles away in town) swimming or soaking up the sun on the lower deck. Relax while the kids swim. Leave your boat moored next to the pier during the day, then either pick it up or tie it to an anchored mooring buoy overnight.

Pontoon boats are available for rent from Bay Boat Rentals, LLC at the BSL marina. Call 228-216-5757 for more information.

Fat blue crabs and a variety of gulf fish are yours for the taking. For more adventure, pull your little waterbugs in a tube across the bay or up the Jourdan or Wolf rivers. Casually cruise along Bayou Mallini or cast off into open waters for a day trip to Cat or Ship Island, Gulfport or Biloxi. So many choices!

The house is ideal for a long weekend/week getaway from New Orleans, about one hour's drive. Snowbirds will also love it for the week or longer. The beckoning beaches of Waveland, Pass Christian, Long Beach, Gulfport and Biloxi are a short drive away.

Like to golf, or roll the dice while dining out and enjoying live entertainment? Head to Hollywood Casino and its Bridges Golf Course, an 18-hole Arnold Palmer design that's practically in your backyard. A three-minute drive or one-mile walk.

The popular city of Bay St. Louis, with its small-town feel, welcoming locals, art-inspired shopping, consistently great food and lively entertainment is just up the road. Town is less than a 10-minute drive, or about a three-mile bike ride from the house along the beach road. Bring bikes to ride to the marina and restaurants, or over the Bay Bridge for a breathtaking view!!

Because of its central location, vacationers can take a variety of day trips - New Orleans, Diamondhead, Pass Christian, Long Beach, Gulfport, Biloxi, Ocean Springs - and be back in time to enjoy a stunning sunset from the porch or pier.

The Bay Front Favorite house is just 23 miles from Gulfport/Biloxi airport and 71 miles from the New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, La.

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Andrea Kingsmill
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

This rental property was ideal for an extended weekend of rest and relaxation for the entire family. While there were plenty of activities to experience in the surrounding areas, we found ourselves spending more time at the property because of the comfort created from the home's architecture. The over sized porch overlooking the bay is a great place to rock the grand babies while feeling the cool breeze and listening to the birds, wind, and water. The porch is just a neat place to hang out and to enjoy meals on its fun picnic table. This property was a great place to enjoy some peace and quiet and worthy of repeat visits.

Thanks again Andrea!
Oct 2015
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Bay Saint Louis House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Private bath next to master bedroom.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Downstairs powder room.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shared upstairs bathroom.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Private bath
  • 3.5
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1, first floor - 1 queen , Downstairs master bedroom with private bath.
    Bedroom 2, second floor - 1 queen , Next to bathroom.
    Bedroom 3 second floor - 2 twin/ single , Room with TV.
    Bedroom 4, second floor - 1 queen , A queen and private bath.
    Dormitory, second floor - 4 twin/ single , Open area with four twin beds and a trundle bed.
  • All bedrooms have a window with a view!
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Beautiful, Two-story House On The Water With 150' Private Pier!
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One happy family

  • 5 of 5

Even short periods of rain and cooler weather did not dampen our family's (4 yrs - 78 yrs) recent visit to the Gulf coast; always something to do and experience from a remarkable "home plate". The house more than filled our expectations and provided many pleasant memories (even with the snow and sub-freezing temps on return to Portland, ME (leaving GPT at 78 deg.).

Thank you Andrea.

The McLaughlin Family

Scarborough, ME 04074

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I like the "home plate" remark! Yes, our vacation home is in a great location to take advantage of the many offerings along the MS Gulf Coast. I'm happy to hear that your family was able to log some great memories! Stay warm up there, and come back down when you get the coastal blues.
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Very Impressive

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a long weekend as a central place to celebrate my wife's 50th birthday and could not have done better. The house is set up perfectly for entertaining. The interior is modern, yet extremely comfortable and sleeps many folks with ease. We spent most of the time underneath the house. This space is perfect for large get-togethers. The breeze off the Bay keeps it comfortable at all times. The pier is very nice for fishing or watching the pleasure craft pass. Everyone that celebrated the event commented on what a nice place it was. I would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a great place to spend time with family and friends. It is located within a 5 minute drive to the local grocery store, 2 minutes to the boat launch and 5 minutes to the bars on the Bay. Very nice and very convenient.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled that your wife's birthday celebration with family and friends was a success. We too have celebrated many birthdays at our vacation home. Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review and for taking such good care of our property! We would love for you to return.
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  • 5 of 5

Our third year staying in this house and it was absolutely perfect! Love the layout and very comfy for our annual family gathering. Will schedule it soon for next year. Thanks again Andrea!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your family is the best! I wish I could have ordered up some better weather for you. Next year!
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Fantastic location and beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

I will be back

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Beautiful, spacious, fun for a group, especially if you love a big porch!!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed mornings and evenings on the porch. We had 4 couples for a wedding weekend. Love this town and all it has to offer. Thank BSL and VRBO

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Yes, indeed. We couldn't live without the spacious front porch facing the bay. So happy you made good use of it! Thanks for your kind review.
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Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5

We came to Bay St. Louis for a golf vacation with 15 guys, and ended up finding this house for the weekend. It was spacious and was close to the Hollywood Hotel and Casino, where a couple of the people in our group stayed. The casino was about a 3 minute drive so the people who stayed there were not "left out."

This house worked out great, we congregated underneath the house and had a fish fry. The kitchen was big enough to cook for 15 and have all those people loading up plates at the same time. We ended up spending a lot of time on the front porch which had a nice view of the bay, very comfortable for 12 or 13 people. The sleeping accommodations were good for our group and the space handled the people who stayed. Everyone came away saying that we need to make sure and reserve this house for next year. Having set this up and working with the owner, I will have no problem planning stays here again. Thanks again loved the house enjoyed the stay.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so welcome! Glad to hear your golf vacation was a success. And, we're pleased to know that our home exceeded your expectations! Having some of your group stay at Hollywood Hotel and Casino was a great way to prevent over crowding at the house. We prefer that everyone be comfortable while staying in our home and this was the perfect solution. The front porch, pier and area below the house are great for gathering together and we are happy that you took advantage of these areas!
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Gulfport/Biloxi Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Several - Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Waveland
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Hollywood Casino and The Bridges Golf Resort
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 90
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Several - Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Pass Christian
Car: recommended

All water sports are available right out your front door! Bring your favorite water sports/bike equipment. Plan on participating in '2nd Saturdays on the Coast'. Once a month from 4-8 p.m. year-round, local shop owners host an open house with guest artists, food, music, refreshments and fun along Main Street and in the Depot District. Pontoon boat rentals are available throughout the year from Bay Boat Rentals, LLC. Boats are located at the new marina in BSL, about three miles from the house. Call 228-216-5757 for more information.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning $200

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Cancellations made 30 days prior to arrival date will receive a full refund. A 20% cancellation fee will apply after this date. Refunds do not apply to early departures.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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