You have found New Orleans in downtown Ocean Springs at Front Beach Cottages! Also available at Front Beach Cottages are the Key West Cabana (listing 382123 on homeaway) and Bellande Cottage (listing 387177 on vrbo). Online booking available at www.frontbeachcottages.com.
NOLA and adjacent Lagniappe Cottages are stocked with all of life's necessities and conveniences. NOLA is a large studio with a kitchen, living area, glamorous bathroom with separate shower and freestanding soaking tub as well as a private deck in about 600 SF.
Lagniappe Cottage shares a wall with NOLA and offers a king sized bed, bathroom (including a glass tiled shower with dual shower heads!) and kitchenette area. There is an adjoining door available between NOLA and Lagniappe to accommodate larger parties who need the entire space NOLA and Lagniappe have to offer.
As one of the 4 cottages at Front Beach Cottages, NOLA cottage is conveniently located just one block off Washington Avenue and about 3-4 blocks from the shops of Government Street.
NOLA Cottage and Lagniappe Cottages are a block and a half (about a 2 min walk) 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 NOLA 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.
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.
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 NOLA Cottage and Lagniappe Cottage and enjoy a slice of New Orleans style in beautiful Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Jason and Cathy Mackenzie live on site at Front Beach Cottages and have lived on the Gulf Coast for well over a decade. They have 2 little girls - Cassidy and Camille - and one small black dog - Monte - who loves to chase squirrels. Cathy is an attorney and Jason runs their property management business.
We love Ocean Springs!
The location of Front Beach Cottages is second to none. Visitors can walk to every amenity offered by Ocean Springs, which is a historic community with deep artistic roots.