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Back Bay Biloxi Waterfront Retreat-Fish,Watch Dolphins,& Golf-Minutes to Casinos

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning


About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Sleeps 10, Lift

Find the best of both worlds in this luxurious Southern Plantation style home located on Biloxi's beautiful and tranquil Back Bay. Located in the historic Gulf Hills subdivision, the golf club house is only minutes away. Surrounded by water on three sides, this secluded peninsula lot provides over 400' of water frontage for fishermen / water sport enthusiasts. 3400 sq.ft. of living / porch sitting area are elevated to provide the optimum vantage point to view across the water to the action and night life of Biloxi which is located less than 9 minutes by car (or 5 minutes by boat). Elegantly detailed Kitchen cabinets feature granite counter tops... along with the Master Bath and 2nd Bath vanities in the newly re-built / re-furnished home site (re-built in 2010).

This is the perfect location for the fisherman. We have a new pier along our natural habitat peninsula (favorite spot for local fisherman). The pier is equipped with: 1000 watt fishing light, electrical power, fish cleaning station, water, pole holders, storage box, table and chairs, gliders, and side tables.


More Details

Barbara Long Bogan
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, ALS sign language
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2017

About Barbara Long Bogan

We are the Long siblings. Our parents bought this location in 1980. It was our "Fishing House" where all the family gatherings took place. After Katrina destroyed the original house, our mother rebuilt the southern plantation style

home. She was up in age at that point and living in Houston around family, so she decided she wanted to share her "Piece of Paradise" with others.

Why Barbara Long Bogan chose Mississippi

Our parents grew up in Mississippi and wanted a place on the water. The developer of this area kept this prime location for himself. It is the only location that has a natural habitat peninsula. The locals can be seen fishing this peninsula because it is a favorite spot for them.

Nature is all around! The views are amazing with the fish jumping, birds flying by and swooping down for food, dolphins going out to sea in the mornings, and boats coming and going.

The peacefulness is sublime. When you arrive on the property your tensions melt away. It is quite and very calm. Yet a few minutes drive and there is all the action you could possibly want.

What makes this house unique

This is the only location that has a nature reserve peninsula and bird sanctuary there on the property and is

located within minutes to casinos, restaurants,

and shopping. The best of both worlds at your fingertips.

We also have a lift ( outside glass elevator) for anyone who can not or do not want stairs to climb.


Ocean Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Coral Bathroom - toilet , shower , Bath connected to bedroom.
    Bird Bathroom - toilet , shower , Private bath for the Bird room
    Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower , Custom bath with granite, double sinks, large tub, lg shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Sitting Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , This room has two twin sleeper sofas and views of the water
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Beautiful view of the water from every window& door to porch
    Bird Redroom - 1 queen , Has its on bathroom and door to wrap around porch.
    Coral Bedroom - 1 queen , Has its own bathroom and door to wrap around porch
  • (1) Sleeper Sofas, (4) Sleeper Loveseats (2) inflatable queen size beds on frames
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Pier (Fully equipped with gliders, tables and chairs, fishing cleaning station, 1000 watt light for night time fishing, electric and water) / Elevator/Spacious Wrap Around Porches / Ceiling Fans in every room including porch fans. Game room with table tennis, darts, bean bag toss, children's basketball, and putting green.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(42 traveler reviews)

Back Bay Biloxi Waterfront Retreat-Fish,Watch Dolphins,& Golf-Minutes to Casinos
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews

Absolutely the best house and location

  • 5 of 5

My husband had the honor of playing with his band at the Hard Rock Casino and we traveled all the way down from Massachusetts. Having relatives in NC and Alabama and Florida, we decided to make a family reunion out of it. This house was beyond our expectations. First Barbabra is so wonderful with her communication. Then the location is simply was only 15 minutes from the casinos and the quaint town of Ocean Springs is a shoppers dream come true. Then the house.....beautifully decorated, extremely comfortable and what sets this house apart from ANY of the many I have rented was the generosity of the owners with amenities....all of the houses I have rented before were completely bare when we arrived which meant we had to go out and buy EVERYTHING down to the salt and pepper containers. When you are traveling by plane you cannot bring stuff or take it home with you and it is such a waste. This house has all the supplies and and it was such a nice feature. There really is such a thing as "southern hospitality" and this was it. The house looks exactly as it is photographed and the rocking chairs on the porch over looking the beautiful water was how we all started and ended our day. Hopefully we will be back again and no reason to look anywhere else since we will definitely rent here again. Thank you Barbara and Brian for making our trip down south so very enjoyable!!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your glowing review. We work very hard on making a GOOD SOUTHERN IMPRESSION for all our guest. We try to make our home stand out in every way we can: from the many rocking chairs on the back veranda to watch the fish jumping, boats, and dolphins, the 600 count sheets on all the beds, providing a fully stocked kitchen, staples and spices for the kitchen, laundry supplies for those who might need them, WIFI, and good cable incase a Big Game is coming up during your trip. If you come back to this area, we will be "happy to turn the lights on for you southern style". Just let us know.
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Magnolia , Ms.

The Kennedy's Best Family Gulfcoast Experience !

  • 5 of 5

We recently rented this home and I have to say we have rented many homes and Condos in the area for many years and this experience by far was the best ever . My family loves to fish and so my son chartered a boat for Saturday morning . After they got back that morning they took a lunch break and it was on to fishing off the piers . There were far more fish caught from the property than the charter . It was so nice sitting on the balcony with a glass of tea and watching my 2 sons and 3 grandsons having a blast catching several different kinds of fish . Day and night fishing were great . Saw dolphins all 3 days we were there . This house has every amenity imaginable . The owner Barbara and manager Vickie treat you like family . We visit the gulf coast regularly as we are only 3 hours away so we are very familiar to all the attractions and nice restaurants in the area and had plans to do some of those things but after settling into the house no one wanted to leave for anything . I will be planning our next outing soon and it will be upon availability of this home . Thanks again Barbara for your hospitality and can't wait to come back !

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Deep South relaxation at it's finest..

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home in a secluded, scenic setting. We brought my father here five yrs ago for his 65th b-day, we all loved it. We told him we'd bring him back for his 70th..and we did a couple of weeks back. Barbara, (the homeowner), has done a wonderful job in the last five yrs of restoring the interior of the home to absolute five-star quality. Every detail is covered.. Numerous rocking chairs on the upper deck are perfect for coffee drinking in mornings, and scotch drinking at night. Reminded me so much of the upstairs porch at "The Columns Hotel" in Nola, except with a much more scenic, private view.. The fishing pier setup is excellent as well. Terrific location to town and very close to the incredible burger/craft beer at Govt. Street Grocery, great seafood at Mikey's on the bayou, and Beau Rivage to get your gambling fix on. Cannot say enough about how special this place is. To quote my father from our trip, "If I ever win the lottery, I'm making an offer to Barbara.."

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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MS, Gulf Coast

Second trip to Back Bay Biloxi House

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at the Back Bay Biloxi House. This was our second stay there having previously rented three years ago. The property is well kept and there has been a very nice pier built since we visited last. We spent the entire day, each day, fishing from it. We caught speckled trout, red fish, white trout, and catfish. There are benches on the pier as well as extra chairs in the storage box. The views from the house are phenomenal. Having an elevator to transport luggage and groceries is a definite plus. The house is very spacious and is in a quiet area. It’s a nice place for a relaxing getaway. Barbara is very easy to communicate with and is quick to respond. Staying at the Back Bay Biloxi House is well worth the trip. I very much recommend it and look forward to staying there again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our trip to your beautiful home. We have never stayed any place that was so extraordinary, peaceful, and perfect! We enjoyed every minute of our time there. The house is gorgeous inside and out. We so enjoyed sitting on the porch every morning and evening. It was so peaceful. We loved looking at the beautiful oak trees with the Spanish moss and watching the waves, just outstanding! All you could hear were the birds chirping. We didn't hear or see any other people around there at all. Watching the pelicans dive for food was mesmerizing. There were so many different kinds of birds, squirrels, and racoons...just fun watching them all working and playing. Everything was provided in the house such as paper towels, toilet paper, etc. You don't usually get this with most rentals. The house was exquisitely decorated and very clean. It was very comfortable, also. We had nothing to complain about except that our time was too short staying here. There were also many things to do in the surrounding area. The food was delicious in all the restaurants where we ate. We got fresh shrimp off of the shrimp boats and made our own meals. It was wonderful! The people in Mississippi were all so nice and friendly. We didn't meet even one rude person. It was just amazing and one of our most peaceful, fun vacations. There was great communication and cooperation with the owner, Barbara. We had no problems whatsoever. Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful home with us.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you and your sisters had a wonderful family trip. This house is an oasis in the mist of all the hustle and bustle within minutes away. Nature provides an amazing and different view every day.
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Austin TX

Awesome Choice!

  • 5 of 5

In early April my three adult kids and I stayed at the Back Bay Biloxi Waterfront Home. This was the first time since the 1970's we have all 'lived" under the same roof and could do so easily with the space available. It was more than advertised! How peaceful, beautifully decorated and stocked way beyond our imagination. Barbara was so cooperative in providing information that we wanted for our trip and...communications came quickly. the property was better than advertised, one of the cleanest rentals we have experienced and we enjoyed wonderful seafood in local restaurants when not cooking in the beautiful kitchen. We could not have asked for a place to provide better for our needs and wants and in such a scenic setting! Hopefully, we will be able to return for another reunion and repeat the joyful experiences! If you are going to be in the Biloxi area and are looking for a comfortable place to stay....By All Means vie for this property.


  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you very much for your wonderful review. The home location could not be better! It is minutes away from everything, yet very peaceful and calm. I try to have this home above and beyond in all aspects: cleanliness, amenities, comfort, and décor. My goal is to be the most accessible owner for the convenience of my guest. We have many returning guest each year, and I will be happy to add you to the list.
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Rates & Availability

Ocean Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 2 2016 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Fee $46
Cleaning Fee $175

Daily $300 / Night

3 night minimum stay/ Holidays minimum stay 4 nights

Security deposit - $300 (refundable)

Rates based on Occupancy of 10... Additional persons $20 / per person per night

NOTE! Please include with any inquiries an explanation of what is bringing you to Biloxi. The reason being, we receive many, many requests for small weddings / receptions

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Gulf Hills - In the neighborhood
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
HYW 90 and Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Too many to mention

Water Sports, Offshore Fishing Charters,Outlet Mall, Beauvoir (Jefferson Davis Home) / Numerous Old Town Ocean Springs Shopping Boutiques / Ship Island National Seashore, Parasailing,

and Nightlife


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