Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Bay St Louis, MS that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $83 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Bay St Louis. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Oceanside vacations in charming Bay Saint Louis

Bay Saint Louis attracts travelers in search of a quieter alternative to the popular Mississippi Gulf Coast beach towns of Biloxi and Gulfport, just a few miles down the road. You'll have access to all the nearby attractions of these vacation hubs, including casinos, golf courses and waterparks, with the added benefit of the city's peaceful beaches and quaint shopping streets. Whether you plan to spend all day out on the water, boating in the bay, or prefer to stay on shore exploring the local cafes, there's a perfect adventure and a Bay Saint Louis vacation rental waiting.

Things to do

Family-friendly fun in Bay Saint Louis

Buccaneer State Park is a popular spot to enjoy the coastal scenery of the area and is just a few miles down the road from Bay Saint Louis. The seasonal waterpark is a big draw and kids will love the slides, wave pool and wet playground for little ones, while adults will enjoy the lounging areas and views of the Gulf of Mexico. Elsewhere in the park, a nature trail winds through magnolia and oak trees to a pier over a bayou, where coastal birds like pelicans, osprey and egrets can be seen. There are also playgrounds and lawns that are perfect for family picnics.

Weather

Perfect beach days in Bay Saint Louis

Bay Saint Louis' southern location on the Gulf of Mexico means it rarely gets very cold, with highs in the 60s, even in the middle of winter, and average lows several notches above freezing. If you plan to visit the beaches in your swim gear, though, you might want to come in the warmer months of spring, summer and fall. June through September can be steamy, heating up into the 90s, so plan to cool off with swims in the ocean or look for a Bay Saint Louis vacation rental with a pool to splash around in for visits during this time.

Natural features

Explore the islands around Bay Saint Louis

There's so much nature to discover around your Bay Saint Louis vacation rental, with the Gulf of Mexico for a neighbor and the lakes, bayous and wildlife refuges of the New Orleans area just a few miles away. One nearby treasure is the Gulf Islands National Seashore, which includes several barrier islands and marine habitats off the coast of Mississippi. You'll need to take a boat, but seasonal ferries leave from Gulfport for West Ship Island, where you'll find an old fort, sandy swimming beaches, boardwalks and an abundance of sea life, including bottlenose dolphins and seals.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Bay St Louis

The nearest airport is in Gulfport - Biloxi Intl. Airport (GPT), located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

Whether you're seeking a cozy escape for you and your boo or somewhere roomy to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Bay St Louis. Here are a couple to get you thinking:

  • Take advantage of conveniences like a bicycle and lowered locks at "Biloxi Is Open For Business And Welcomes You". Situated around 35 miles from Bay St Louis, this quality property has 3 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfy at "Beautiful Brand New Beachfront Home Enjoy The Best Of Waveland And Bay St Louis". Located around 7 miles from the heart of Bay St Louis, it has 4 bedrooms and comes with a water park and internet services.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Bay St Louis vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

For an unforgettable experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Bay St Louis. A word of caution though — after you've experienced the tiny house lifestyle, the urge to downsize and move into one of these mini digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take time off and reenergize at "Charming Tiny House In The Country". Located in Poplarville, a garden and books are just a couple of the amenities included here.
  • "Tiny House Cabin On 30 Acres In Yazoo County Mississippi" has many conveniences, including a kitchen and a smart TV. Located in Southeastern United States, you'll be able to live big in this small but well-designed property.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Bay St Louis?

Clock out on Friday afternoon and then forget about your worries. If you're up for some fun and relaxation, these retreats in and around Bay St Louis are the perfect weekend getaway:

  • Located 9 miles to the east of the center of Bay St Louis, "Beautiful Beach Oaks Place" is popular with nature lovers and adventurous types. Keep busy by exploring nearby attractions, including Bayou Vista Golf Course and Circle Park. Then, try some activities like parasailing or fishing.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Unique Property Built To Resemble A Ca 1900 Coastal Cottage". Stay in with your feet up, or get active and try hiking and biking and kayaking. When you're ready to discover more of the area, plan a visit to Back Bay Park and Biloxi Beach. This great vacation rental is around 9 miles east of Bay St Louis.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Bay St Louis?

Studio apartments may be on the smaller side, but they pack a mighty punch when it comes to convenience and location. Put your bags down at one of these top studio apartments in or near Bay St Louis:

  • After an exciting day of urban exploration, put your feet up and relax at "Cozy 1 Bed, 1 Bath, Minutes To The Beach". Cable/satellite TV services and a microwave oven are among the handy amenities on offer here.
  • Alternatively, use "Steps From The Sand Walk To Park" as a base to discover the best attractions around you. This comfy stay comes with beach towels, free WiFi and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

Whether you're in search of a cabin for you and your other half or a villa with enough room for the family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Bay St Louis. These properties are an ideal base for a short and sweet stay:

  • For a memorable vacation, it's hard to beat "Unique Property Built To Resemble A Ca 1900 Coastal Cottage". It's close to the center of Bay St Louis, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "Finley House With Beautiful Gulf View". This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Bay St Louis?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend escape. If you're longing to spend a couple of nights away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Bay St Louis that will set your hearts aflutter:

  • Slip away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Beautiful Brand New Beachfront Home Enjoy The Best Of Waveland And Bay St Louis". Located around 7 miles from Bay St Louis, this property comes with lots of nice touches, including shopping facilities and a restaurant dining guide.
  • Another place where you can spend a few glorious days together is "Charming Home With Gulf Breezes And Views From Porches". Around 9 miles from Bay St Louis, a fireplace and shopping facilities add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding a place that'll effortlessly fit your entire crew. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Bay St Louis and get everyone together under one roof:

  • Providing comfort, space and privacy, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "Beautiful Beach Oaks Place". Up to 12 people can stay at this retreat which has 4 bedrooms, a water park and a fireplace. This group favorite is around 9 miles to the east of Bay St Louis.
  • Nothing's more important than being together with loved ones, and "Private Mini Resort Pool, Hot Tub" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 30 miles to the northeast of Bay St Louis, as many as 27 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A nearby waterfront and a water view are among the various amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Bay St Louis?

A pool is often a necessity when deciding where to stay on vacation, especially if you've got kids in tow. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Bay St Louis and fill your days with laughter and fun:

  • Welcome to "Finley House With Beautiful Gulf View", where your highest priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities including childrens activities and a theme park help make this escape a guest favorite.
  • Spend leisurely days swimming or catching a few peaceful moments beside the water at "Pool House At The Shell House Estate". This vacation rental is another sought-after option and comes with a separate dining area, a toaster and more.

Wondering what the weather is like in Bay St Louis? It has a humid subtropical climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 80 ºF to 90 ºF. If you're chasing a little more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Bay St Louis vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

Great family getaways are about spending time together and sharing experiences. If you're looking for a home away from home that'll fit all your loved ones, have a look at a few of our large family vacation rentals in and around Bay St Louis:

  • Sleeping up to 10 guests spread out over 4 bedrooms, "Apartment Menton, 1 Bedroom, 4 Persons" is a popular choice with big families. It comes with a separate dining area and a smart TV and is located around 7 miles to the east of Bay St Louis.
  • Another excellent option is "Charming Home With Gulf Breezes And Views From Porches". It's approximately 9 miles to the east of Bay St Louis, has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 guests. Childrens activities and pet-friendly facilities are just a few of the many conveniences on offer here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Bay St Louis?

Escape the daily grind and treat your loved ones to a vacation of a different kind. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Bay St Louis and get the camping experience — but with all the comforts of home!

  • "Cabin - Jordan River Skiing/fishing Vacation House" - Approximately 4 miles east of central Bay St Louis, this family-friendly getaway comes with books and towels.
  • "Air - Conditioned House / Villa With Swimming Pool" - Gather up the troops and spend a few nights at this appealing property, which is around 30 miles to the north of Bay St Louis. You'll have access to cable/satellite TV services, a DVD player and a good deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Bay St Louis vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.