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Garden Retreat, Guest & Pet Paradise, Old OS, Beaches, Nat'l Park, Casinos

Bedrooms 3
Space 120 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, Open Concept Living Room/Dining, Kitchen, All Weather Porch

"The Garden Retreat" is located in Old Ocean Springs on a quite cul-de-sac street. It has mature trees & gardens in the front & backyard. An all weather back porch for relaxing over looking the serene scenery. The Back Yard is Privacy Fence which is great for children & your privacy. There is parking for 4 vehicles in front. A boat or car can be parked behind the privacy gate. The Master Bedroom Suite has a Queen Size bed; the Middle Bedroom has a Queen Bed & the third bedroom has a trundle couch with two twin beds. It sleep 6 people in 3 bedrooms. All the furniture & Mattresses are new along with the TV & décor. Cable & Hi Speed Wi-Fi are provided. The Kitchen is fully equipped with complimentary coffee & tea. A Stainless Steel Grill is just outside under a Pergola. There is an outdoor patio with table & chairs for outdoor enjoyment.

You can walk down Government Street which has many small restaurants & shops. Nearby Washington Ave., downtown in Ocean Springs, is tree lined with old oak trees, shops, restaurants & the Walter Anderson Museum of Art. The house is approximately 1.5 miles from Front & East Beach in Ocean Springs. It's just a short drive across the Biloxi/Ocean Springs Bridge to Biloxi which has 6 Casinos & a 26 mile beach for fun & activities. Check out our many recommendations for places & restaurants to visit while you are staying in Ocean Springs, a quaint village located on the MS Gulf Coast.

We have made our Garden Retreat Home a Tranquil Place for Your "Home Away From Home". Thanks for Visiting us! Rose & Gary Horman, Owners & Local Natives.

More Details

Rose Horman
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 9, 2017


Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Gulfport-Biloxi International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Office Bar & Lounge
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Gulf Hills Golf Course
Nearest Train
55 Miles
Boarding Station, Slidell, Louisiana
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Phonicia Gourmet;
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Ocean Springs/Biloxi
Car: recommended

"The Garden Retreat" is a private home located on a peaceful dead end street in Old Ocean Springs. It has a privacy fenced in backyard that has mature gardens & trees. Guests & Pet Paradise! It is peaceful, serene & perfect for families with children. A Great Place to Gather with friends & relatives. A Car or Boat can be stored in Backyard behind a locked gate. Lots of parking out front.

"The Garden Retreat Home" has all new furniture, mattresses, décor, Large Screen TV, Wi-Fi & All Weather Back porch set up for relaxing & enjoying the beautiful gardens. Outdoor Patio for Dining Outside. Grill under Jasmine covered Arbor. This is a family home that you will feel "at home in" while you visit the Beautiful Gulf Coast!

The Garden Retreat is just off Government Street in walking distance to unique local restaurants, gift shops, museums, front beach, library, & Washington Ave. It is a 1 mile walk to Washington Ave. Along the way you will pass the YMCA which has temporary passes for a great fitness center with an Olympic size indoor pool.

Walter Anderson Museum of Art is located on Washington Avenue just a short walk under gigantic oak trees downtown. Visit the Saturday Fresh Market at the Train Depot, a historic spot you where you will want to shop for fresh foods & unique homemade items.

Ocean Springs front beach is 1.5 miles walk or ride from the house. It features Fort Maurapas which has a covered pavilion, benches & Children's playground with a splash pad overlooking the MS Sound. Front Beach has several community piers for fishing. Ocean Springs is a Quaint Fishing Village that has been voted one of the happiest small towns in America. You will love the hospitality here!

It's just a short ride across Biloxi/Ocean Springs Bridge to six casinos in Biloxi. Have Fun at/visiting the Ohr O'Keefe Museum, The MS Gulf Coast Seafood Museum, Shrimp Tour Boat, Sailing Aboard two Historic Biloxi Schooners, Charter Boat Fishing, Sailing Charters, Tour Train, Seafood Restaurants & A ride to Ship Island aboard the "Ship Island Excursions" out of Gulfport for a day of Fun in the Surf & Sun. Take a driving tour along a 26 mile white sand beach to Bay St. Louis, MS. another quaint seaside town. Your MS Gulf Coast Visit will be one you will never forget! :-)

Thank You for considering "The Garden Retreat" as you Home Away from Home on the MS Gulf Coast!


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Ocean Springs

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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 ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bathroom; Walk in large shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall Bathroom
  • Large Vanity, Toilet, Walk in Shower in Master Bedroom. Nice Tub, Vanity, & Toilet in Hall Bath. Ample Toilet Paper Provided for your complete stay! :-)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom Suite with Queen Bed, Full Bath & Sitting Area at back of house with windows to gardens. Middle bedroom with Queen Bed & Sitting Area. Small Bedroom with a Trundle Bed (provides 2 twin beds). Sitting Area with Library Shelves. All bedrooms have ceiling fans.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Ocean Springs

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee C$64.09
Cleaning fee C$96.14
Refundable Damage Deposit C$128.18

State taxes of 11% are included in rate to off set the book fee by vrbo. I pay the taxes.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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