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Our Historic  1890 cottageWalk or bike (we have 2) under the live oaks one block from the cottage
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Historic cottage one block to beach

John & Kathy

Historic cottage one block to beach

6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Our cottage features a 20 x 50 screen porch and gourmet kitchen in the historic district of a relaxing beach town 1 hour from New Orleans. Waterfront park, playground, lighted tennis courts, beautiful walk under the live oaks, all one block away. Perfect for families, but cozy enough for couples.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM


Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance


8 Reviews

Jennifer User Profile
June 2018
The host canceled this reservation 18 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Haley User Profile
May 2018
Wonderful time spent at "The Porch House"! Spacious cottage was full of character and charm. We spent many hours on the porch. The beach is a short block away, and beautiful park within walking distance. John and Kathy were more than accommodating - our family will be back next s…
Jessica User Profile
August 2017
What a wonderful, relaxing vacation! We actually didn't do as many 'activities' as we had planned because we couldn't get off the amazing porch! Great, central location. John & Kathy were very responsive as well. Wonderful intro to The Pass!
Chris User Profile
July 2017
Great house in a stately, sleepy neighborhood a block from the beach. Very well-appointed kitchen. Easy walk to downtown Pass Christian. Easy drive to Bay St. Louis or Gulfport (where we recommend taking the ferry to Ship Island for a beach day). Be sure to take a good look at Sc…
Gretchen User Profile
June 2017
The Porch House was truly a lovely experience for our family! The house is exactly as pictured and we felt right at home. The porch is an amazing place to just relax and unwind. We also enjoyed the easy walk to the beach and to the nearby War Memorial Park. We stayed with our…
John & Kathy User Profile
Response from John & Kathy:
Kathy and I are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay in our cottage and Pass Christian. We look forward to your return visit.
June 2017
Sarah User Profile
May 2017
We were were thrilled with this home and the graciousness of John and Kathy. The house is spacious, clean and beautifully decorated. The screened porch is huge and a favorite place for breakfast and a drink together at night. We delighted in the tall ceilings, heart pine floor…
John & Kathy User Profile
Response from John & Kathy:
Sarah and Bob, Kathy and I are delighted you had a fun trip to the Pass and the Gulf Coast. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!
May 2017
Luke User Profile
April 2017
Fantastic place. Phenomenal, sizeable porch to enjoy the beautiful late April weather. Artful, colorful interior. Quick easy communication with John. Had such a relaxing stay passing through for work.

Hosted by John & Kathy

Wilmington, North Carolina, United StatesJoined in April 2016
John & Kathy User Profile
9 Reviews
Kathy and I are active frequent travelers around the world. We always book our own travel, and enjoy any feedback on the area from our hosts. This is why we try to book b&b's and Airbnb. Walking and wandering in beautiful locales is our favorite way to enjoy our travels. Good foo…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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