You have found quaint Bellande Cottage in Historic Downtown Ocean Springs. Also available at Front Beach Cottages are the Key West Cabana (listing 332323 vrbo/382123 homeaway), NOLA Cottage (362609 vrbo/909732 homeaway) and Lagniappe Cottage (362609 vrbo/909732 homeaway).
This cozy and spacious cottage features 2 bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with custom twin sized bunk beds. Bellande Cottage features a separate living room with a pull out couch and a large flat panel TV, an eat-in kitchen with a full-sized stainless steel French-style refrigerator. Just outside is a screened-in private deck with table and chairs for al-fresco dining.
Bellande Cottage is stocked with all of life's necessities and conveniences. As one of the 4 cottages at Front Beach Cottages, Bellande Cottage is conveniently located just one block off Washington Avenue and 3 blocks from the shops of Government Street. We are a block and a half to Ocean Springs' hoppin' Front Beach where a brand new 2 mile beach path winds along the sandy beaches and awaits exploration and exercise/bicycle enthusiasts. Front Beach also boast new picnics tables, bonfire pits, beautiful McPherson Pier for fishing or a moonlight stroll and Ft. Maurepas Park with its new splash pad, playground equipment, covered picnic area and amphitheater. A short walk in the opposite direction will take you to the Ocean Springs harbor where shrimp may be bought directly from the boats.
Downtown Ocean Springs is host to the famous Walter Anderson Museum, Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center and Shearwater Pottery. In addition, the many restaurants within easy walking distance of Bellande Cottage will satisfy anyone's tastebuds. From sushi to steaks and from middle eastern cuisine to Italian delights, there is something for everyone in downtown. After dinner there are many night life offerings, many featuring live music from local musicians.
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.
A deposit is required to confirm a reservation and all major credit cards are accepted. There is a strict no smoking policy in all of our cottages and violations will result in a monetary penalty, but you may smoke on the grounds or on the deck, so long as waste is disposed of properly.
The owners live on site and are here to assist with any requests both prior to your visit as well as during your stay. Come visit Bellande Cottage at Front Beach Cottages and enjoy a slice of Gulf Coast style in beautiful Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Keywords: cottage, bungalow, cabin, villa, bed & breakfast
Cathy Mackenzie lives in Ocean Springs and has lived on the Gulf Coast for well over a decade. The Mississippi Gulf Coast is truly a treasure!
Cathy Beeding Mackenzie purchased this cottage in 2009
I love Ocean Springs!
The location of Front Beach Cottages is second to none. Visitors can walk to Front Beach and it is a short walk to every amenity offered by Ocean Springs, which is a historic community with deep artistic roots.
Bellande cottage is located just a block from the famous and newly expanded Walter Anderson Museum and a block and a half from Front Beach, which features 2 fishing piers, bonfire pits, a splash pad, playground and outdoor performance facility.