Adorable Cottage in the Heart of Downtown Ocean Springs!

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Feel the essence of Ocean Springs at Downtown Cottage!


Last updated: 10/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This cozy cottage is located just off main shopping, restaurant and entertainment spots of the beautiful historic downtown Ocean Springs, Mississippi. With less than two blocks from Washington Avenue and Government Street, there is no need for a cab. You can enjoy all the sites while taking a stroll through the neighborhood. While you are out and about, be sure to check out famous local attractions such as the Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Shearwater Pottery, The Little Children's Park and the Mary C O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education. Not to mention there fabulous eateries along the way such as Phoenicia Gourmet Restaurant, Alfresco Italian Bistro, Leo's Wood Fire Pizza, and a local favorite Tato-Nut Donut Shop, just to mention a few. There are terrific bars such as The Office Bar and Lounge and Government Street Grocery, Mosaic Tapas Bar and many others along the way, often featuring live music. However, if you are in the mood for some fun in the sun, you are in luck! This cozy cottage is only a five minute walking distance from the beach, the fishing pier, Ft. Maurepas Park or take a stroll on the popular walkway from The Harbor to the Ocean Springs Yacht Club.

The Downtown Cottage is fully equipped with everything you will need to have a relaxing and carefree stay including two bedrooms with queen sized beds, full bath, kitchen, washer and dryer, TV, free internet connection a fenced-in back yard and charcoal grill. There is also off street parking for two.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    24 years and older only....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The cottage is located in a child-friendly neighborhood. It has a fully enclosed backyard. Walking distance from The Little Children's Park and the beach. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No Smoking indoors....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs Onlys....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Both bedrooms are tastefully decorated in a fun ecclectic style with art from local artisans, and have queen sized beds, storage areas for clothing such as dressers, chest of drawers, night stands and closets. There is a queen size air mattress available for extra sleeping arrangments as needed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Freshly tiled shower, bathtub, toilet, sink and vanity. Towels, wash clothes, and hair dryer provided. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • additional info on amenities


  • Books:

    Various books by local authors or on local topics along with an assortment of others....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Satellite service, local channels included with most major channels....moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Located only 1 block away from Historic downtown Ocean Springs, MS....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi included...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large open living room with satellite TV and Bose radio iPhone/iPod. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off-street parking for two available. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Automatic drip w/ filter...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully stocked utensils, glassware and dishes. Also, available is a blender, electric knife and mixer, crock pot....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is fully equipped with dishes, silverware, utensils, dishtowels, large and small kitchen appliances, and dining table and chairs. ...moreless


  • Bicycles
  • Boat:

    Local charter fishing trips and island excursions offered locally. There are also jetski rentals in the area. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    a public golf course is a short distance away, and there are others nearby as well...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    rentals are available...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    private fenced in back yard...moreless



Write a review 5
from 39 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 - Nov 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$115 $125
Fri, Sat
$750 $2,250
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$110 $120
Fri, Sat
$675 $1,900
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Pet Fee $25


Must be 25 years old to rent the cottage.

$25 for dogs 20 pounds or under. $50 for larger dogs, limit 2 large dogs.

3 day minimum stay for Peter Anderson Festival and for Cruisin' The Coast.

Nov30-Mar30 Fri and Sat $110 per night; Sun-Thur $95 per night...$675 per week, $1800

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/22/2016
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19.6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gulfport International Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Leo's Pizza, The Office, Kwitzky's
1.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gulf Hills Golf Course
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Bienville Blvd/Hwy 90
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Leo's Pizza and the famous Tato Nut Donut Shop
0.4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Front Beach of Ocean Springs

Downtown Cottage is in the heart of this beautiful, quaint, artisic town, rich with history. Downtown Ocean Springs is host to the famous Walter Anderson Museum and Shearwater Pottery both favorites of locals. Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center which features shows, local artists, musicians, plays and concerts. Also, you may want to sign up for classes ranging from arts, crafts, pottery, photography and culinary skills. In addition, the many restaurants are within easy walking distance of the Downtown Cottage and will satisfy anyone's tastebuds. From sushi to steaks, from middle eastern cuisine to Italian delights, there is something for everyone downtown. After dinner, there are many night life offerings, many featuring live music from local musicians. The beach with it's pristine sand and cool water is always refreshing. There is a boardwalk expanding the entire length of the beach for walking or bicycle riding and it expands onto the Ocean Springs Biloxi Bridge where many locals walk to enjoy the view of the coast. 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.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Propery owner, Tina Sullivan was born and raised on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in the neighborhood of this very property. She is the mother of two adult children. She also has a career as a professional in the counseling field.

Why the Owner Chose Ocean Springs, MS, USA:
This property was purchased over a decade ago when it became available, as it is located next door to the owner's family home of over 50 years. She loved the area so much that she wanted to extend an invitation to vacationers to experience the beauty and charm of Ocean Springs and the Gulf Coast.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This property is in the heart of everything people travel to the Ocean Springs area to experience. There are quaint local shops, delectable eateries, exciting nightlife such as bars and casinos, and stunning sunrises and sunsets on the beach that is a five minute walk away! The Downtown cottage offers all the convenience of a home away from home.

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Speaks: english



  • Feel the essence of Ocean Springs at Downtown Cottage!

    Feel the essence of Ocean Springs at Downtown Cottage!

  • Kitchen


  • Dining Table in Kitchen

    Dining Table in Kitchen

  • Photos taken of Elvis Presley in 1957 at Gulf Hills by owner's mother.

    Photos taken of Elvis Presley in 1957 at Gulf Hills by owner's mother.

  • Another View of Kitchen

    Another View of Kitchen

  • covered patio in completely fenced in yard

    covered patio in completely fenced in yard

  • View of Downtown Cottage from street

    View of Downtown Cottage from street

VRBO #575853

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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