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Enchanting Spacious Beach House With Hot Tub, Game Room, Tiki Bar & Fishing Dock

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Relaxing Private Beach Community

Our Island House is at the end of a private beach peninsula offering various views of the gulf, river side, fishing dock & surrounding area. Here you won’t deal with traffic or a crowded beach. To the west, after watching the breathtaking coral sunsets over the water you can see the glistening lights of the gulf coast casinos. The front balcony faces the beach with additional views of the gulf to the west. From our large back balcony you can enjoy the view of our fishing doc & fire pit seating area. The kitchen has a double oven, 6 burner gas stove with griddle and a double decker dishwasher. We also have a built in water purification system. The back balcony runs the entire length of the house. On one side of the back balcony is a screened in porch with a large outdoor dining table. The hot tub is at the other end of the balcony just outside of the master bedroom. We have a large master suite with a huge adjoining bathroom including a Jacuzzi tub, oversize glass shower, double sinks and private toilet. The crews quarters has 2 sets of “hanging” bunk beds, a futon with a plush comfortable mattress & flat screen tv. The 3rd bedroom facing the beach has a queen size bed. At ground level is our tiki bar “The Man Overboard” and gaming area. Gaming includes a pool table, ping pong, corn hole, blackjack, darts, croquet, horseshoes and more. There’s free wi-fi and direct tv. The historic town of ocean springs is nearby with many quaint shops, restaurants and art galleries. It was one of the ten finalists in Coastal Living Magazine's 'American's Happiest Seaside Towns 2015'. If you decide to hang around the beach during your stay there’s an endless list of things to do. You can fish from the beach or sit on our dock and throw out a line. We also provide several crab traps and a large pot for boiling them. Crabbing from our doc is a 24/7 experience. For some exercise & adventure you can arrange for Amanda at 'Paddles Up' to deliver paddle boards right to the house. Or you can contact Captain Mike (our local favorite) for a boat tour around the river or he can take you to nearby horn island for some exploring. He offers various options. The Island House sits just across the narrow road from our private beach (not directly on the beach) and backs up to the river/marsh side so you’re not limited to just beach activities. Visitors return to this area year after year. Once you discover the beauty, nature and peace we offer....we know you'll get hooked too!

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2018


Ocean Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 bunk bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We do not allow weddings, receptions, large group gatherings or events. Maximum occupancy is for 10 people. The ONLY exception is if you’re bringing an infant (less than 1 year of age).


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Enchanting Spacious Beach House With Hot Tub, Game Room, Tiki Bar & Fishing Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Private and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Our grown children, grandson, and sister in law joined us for a week of (relative) warmth and relaxation on the gulf. Although the weather did not cooperate, we still had a wonderful time. The location of this property makes trips to stores, restaurants, etc... a bit of a haul, but if you plan accordingly it's not a problem. On the other hand, the location also lends itself to privacy and quiet that you can't get in town! The owner is an absolute joy to work with and was always available to answer questions or help in any way. Because Christina allows well behaved pets, I was able to bring my two search and rescue dogs along and keep up with their training while on vacation - I think they had more fun than anyone!! Tons of fun and laughter crabbing (especially when the boys fell in the creek!), playing on the beach, and spending time in the absolutely wonderful patio area - great place to hang out and play when it's raining!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful and fun stay with a stunning view!

  • 5 of 5

The owner was very responsive and helpful. The outside of the house is filled with so much to do that we didn't end up really leaving to do anything and it didn't matter because the views are stunning. The inside of the house gorgeous and decorated amazingly. I spent a good amount of time looking at all the wonderful pieces in the house. I would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This home was so beautiful and the owner was very prompt with all of her responses. The beach is literally steps away from the front door. Very secluded and quiet. I only saw one other person out walking on the shore. The rooms are lovely and there were many games and activities to in the home itself. I hope to stay again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family vacation 2016

  • 5 of 5

We had spent a few days traveling around so by the time we arrived at the house we were all ready to just relax.

This house exceeded our expectations, there was something for all ages and was equipped with everything we needed during our stay. The sunset was beautiful and that combine with the quiet peacefulness of sitting on the beach made it perfect! We will be planing a return trip in a couple of years. Thanks Christina!


  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous place!

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and there was so much to do on site that the hubby and kids never left the property. We caught and ate blue crab, hung out on the beach, played games in the tiki bar, and relaxed in the hot tub. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Paradise!!! Our entire family LOVED this rental house & property!!! A+++++

  • 5 of 5

My review is long overdue! I meant to write this review last year. Our family stayed at "The Island House" in June of 2015. There were 7 of us. 4 adult children, our 6 year old daughter, and my husband and I. Even with 7 of us, we had MORE than enough room! The house was so gorgeous, comfy, and better than we could have imagined!

Everything you could want, is there! Amazing fishing, crabbing, privacy, games, dock, beach, plus, some of the most amazing sunsets we have ever seen!

Christina, the owner was beyond wonderful to work with! I am a person that asks a ton of questions, and she was so caring, patient, and kind. She went above and beyond to make sure our stay was perfect! This by far was one of the best vacation rental experiences we have ever had!

The house sits at the end of the road on a very private, beautiful piece of property. Just steps away from the front of the house, you are on your own little private beach on the gulf. Our family fished off the beach and in the evening enjoyed watching some of the most stunning sunsets we have ever witnessed!

Just steps away from the back of the house is a lovely wooden pathway that leads to a private dock with crab traps, seating, and lighting for night or day fishing! This spot was the older children's favorite! I loved the game area under the house, we enjoyed having drinks and playing darts, pool, and cards. There is also a fire pit, but we never got the chance to use it.

On the top deck coming off the master bedroom and living room, there was a whole other area to relax! There was a screened in back porch where we enjoyed having meals, and to the right was a big hot tub! We enjoyed the hot tub at night. My daughter took tons of pictures of the beautiful tree frogs that would come visit at night.

The inside of the house was very clean, roomy, comfy, and gorgeous! The master bedroom was amazing, it was huge! The master bathroom was a pleasant surprise! From the huge stone shower, to the huge Jacuzzi tub, it was truly enjoyed by this gal! I loved having a glass of wine and taking a relaxing bath at night. My 6 year old loved the tub too.

Last but definitely NOT least! The best part of our trip was Horn Island! Christina has info for Captain Mike. Captain Mike took our family out to the Island for an entire day! It was like having our own private tropical island! He picked us all up by boat right at the house and took us across to Horn Island. Captain Mike is wonderful!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Gulfport, ms
Nearest Barpub
The Man Overboard
Nearest Golf
9.7 Miles
Shell Landing

Feel free to contact me prior or during your stay with any specific attractions or events you're interested in getting details about. (504) 487-0548.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $75

Pets are considered. A separate agreement is provided if a pet/pets are accepted. There is also a separate damage deposit of $250.00 for a pet which is fully refundable if no damage occurs due to a pet.
There is a $500.00 per week (refundable) damage deposit required for the house, to be paid directly to the owner. Feel free to contact me with any additional questions. 504-487-0548

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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