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JD Johnson

Member since: 2013
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Ocean Springs Cottage...short walk to the beach, near old downtown area

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of the Ocean Springs vacation cottage rental

Modern "Dogtrot" style Cottage - two bedroom, one and a half bath

Liliiflora Cottage is a privately owned modern “dogtrot” style vacation home. The name Liliiflora comes from the Latin name for the Japanese Magnolia tree, which was a favorite of my mothers and is a symbol of my wife and daughters combined Japanese and Mississippi heritage.

The home is newly constructed (2015) and is provisioned with all of the necessities and conveniences to ensure a comfortable stay. The “Dog Trot” design allows each of the two bedrooms to open onto a large screened breezeway, which is great for sleeping with the doors and windows open on cool nights. The porch is a great place to relax in one of the hanging hammock chairs and read a good book. The main house has vaulted ceilings, a full kitchen, half bath, laundry and a living area with flat screen TV and wireless internet. Two "Beach Cruiser" bikes are also available for guest to use.

Liliiflora Cottage is conveniently located within a five minute walk to East Beach and only a Five minute bike ride to Ocean Spring’s charming downtown area. Downtown Ocean Springs is host to the famous Walter Anderson Museum and the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, you’ll also find unique shops, art galleries, museums, the best restaurants on the coast and lots of friendly people. There is almost always something going on downtown, farmers markets and festivals during the day and plenty of night life with great live music at night. The Inner Harbor is only a couple of minutes away and is a great place to buy fresh shrimp right off the boat or book a fishing trip to the barrier islands. The area offers plenty of great fishing that is easily accessible if you prefer to bring your own boat (parking available on site). Shearwater Pottery is just east of the harbor and is an interesting place to stop in. Just a little further up the road is Front Beach. Here there are sandy beaches, picnics tables, bonfire pits, and a community fishing pier. Ft. Maurepas Park is located just across from Front Beach, which is a great place for younger children. There is a new splash pad, playground equipment and a covered picnic area. The parks amphitheater is often host to concerts and other events. Further west is the Ocean Springs/Biloxi Bridge, a very popular and scenic place for walkers to take advantage of the nearly two mile pedestrian walkway over the Mississippi Sound. On the other side of the bridge, Biloxi offers plenty of Casinos and restaurants, the world famous Ohr O'Keefe Museum of Art, the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, Beauvoir (The home of Confederate President Jefferson Davis) and the newly opened MGM Park (a 5,000+ seat baseball stadium that is home the Biloxi Shuckers). Ocean springs is also a great jumping off place for a day trip to New Orleans, which is only about 90 miles away, or to Mobile and Dauphin Island, 50 or so miles away.

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
JD Johnson (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
East Beach
Car: not necessary

Ocean Springs, a cottage community rich in culture, is located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. This historic town is filled with several miles of shopping, dining and entertainment surrounded by arts, beautiful landscaping, bayous and a walkable downtown district that you do not want to miss. With the Chamber of Commerce located in the heart of downtown, this community focuses on enhancing the local culture and preserving the quality of life.

Ocean Springs is “one of a kind” with hundreds of art galleries, boutique shops making it the largest, locally owned shopping district on the Coast.

Traditionally known for our gulf coast seafood, Ocean Springs can fill the taste palette of anyone with its 100 “one of a kind” restaurants and bars and booming nightlife.

Ocean Springs has miles of nature trails, bicycle trails, blueway trails and greenways. Take a walk down to the beach or across the Biloxi Bay Bridge connecting Ocean Springs to Biloxi. There’s a “one of a kind” walking path.

Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival is the largest fine arts festival in the state attracting over 120,000 attendees and nearly 400 artists, crafters and food vendors each November.

Directions to Welcome Center

From I-10:
Take exit 50 and drive south three miles, cross Hwy. 90 and railroad tracks, and the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce - Main Street –Tourism Bureau (L&N Depot Building) will be on your left.

From Hwy. 90:
Turn south on Washington Ave., cross railroad tracks, and the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce - Main Street – Tourism Bureau (L&N Depot Building) will be on your left.

Reference: OS Chamber of Commerce


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$266
Cleaning Fee C$67 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Ocean Springs

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • South Wing Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Seperate Toilet & Bath / Vanity Area
    Main House Bath - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • "Front Beach Bedroom" includes a queen sized bed. - 1 queen
    "East Beach Bedroom" includes a queen sized bed. - 1 queen
  • Books
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 2 bicycles
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing