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Walk to the Beach, Island View Casino, Downtown & Harbor! Pets Stay for Free!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,300 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom bungalow near the beach and casinos.

This cozy bungalow has two bedrooms with queen beds as well as a small futon. A large front porch, and small back porch for relaxing and catching the breeze. There is a couch in the living room with two large comfortable chairs. There is also a t.v. in the living room that has basic cable and can access Netflix via the Roku that is provided as well. The dinning room seats 6 comfortably, but there is a bench seat and a few extra chairs if you need to squeeze in a few more. There is a fenced in back yard with a nice porch, that has a small gas grill, a bistro table that seats two for dinner al fresco! As well as a dog house for your furry friends. The kitchen has most of what you would need to whip up a vacation meal. It is equipped with an electric oven/stove, microwave, wine cooler, fridge, blender, and all the utensils you will need. There is one bathroom in the home that has a large double shower, and a vintage claw-foot tub for those nights you need to kick back and read a book. Lastly there is a washer and dryer that tenants are more than welcome to use.

Liz Sekul
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

About Liz Sekul

I am a local business owner with a love for the outdoors, and social gatherings. I love nothing more than cold drink on a front porch!

Liz Sekul purchased this bungalow in 2007

Why Liz Sekul chose Gulfport

I purchased this lovely home from my grandmother. When she told me she was going to sell it, I knew I had to have this charming bungalow. It has always been a very happy home, and I am happy to share that with visitors from all around.

What makes this bungalow unique

This house is conveniently centrally located. It is walking distance from casinos, the beach and a fun splash pad play ground for the kids. There is also a homemade candy store within walking distance for the kids to visit. The downtown restaurants that offer local seafood, steaks, pizza, and Cajun cuisine are a two minute drive. Come stay at Casa Verde, hit the town for some amazing food, then take a stroll down to the beach to catch the sunset! We accept payments in PayPal, cash or check; Call and book your relaxing vacation today!

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful home! We truly enjoyed our stay, and so did our dogs. The front porch was a favorite place to relax with our morning coffee. Thank you for providing such beautiful accommodations!
Mar 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Gulfport

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
  • This bathroom is state of the art without losing the integrity of this wonderful vintage bungalow. There is a double headed shower, a claw-foot tub. The bathroom is environmentally conscious with its low flow water (with out the low pressure).
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • Bedroom 1 has a queen Bed, hard wood floors and a tongue and groove ceiling to look up and admire as you drift away. This room also has a ceiling fan, dressers and closet. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed, and a futon for additional sleeping. It also has a small dresser and a closet for storing your things.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
There is a large television in the living room that has basic cable and access to Roku, a device that allows internet access to Netflix. There are tons of movies and T.V. shows at your finger tips.


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Walk to the Beach, Island View Casino, Downtown & Harbor! Pets Stay for Free!
average rating of 4.646154 based on 71 reviews

Cozy, clean home in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

My family, 2 dogs and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Review Submitted: 13/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay! Your family and your furry friends are welcome back anytime!
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Home was close to the beach and a wonderful place to go for walks with our kid and pups. We enjoyed the sound of the train, and miss it now we are home. The candy store within walking distance was awesome. We loved the decor and the coziness of the home and would denfinlely stay here again!!

  • Review Submitted: 15/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Not far from anything!

  • 5 of 5

Cute and not far from anything you want to do! Just perfect for us!

We loved it!!

  • Review Submitted: 25/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming House, Accommodating Host!

  • 5 of 5

The house was every bit as charming as advertised (perhaps even more so) with every amenity you could ever need. The wife couldn’t stop talking about how spectacular the bathroom was haha. We walked to the beach and after dinner I’d walk to the casino to have drinks and entertain myself on the slot machines!

I highly recommend this beautiful and comfortable home. We had a wonderful stay and will be back as soon as life allows! Thanks to Liz, our host, for the great communication and for the wonderful recommendations!!!

***** 5 STARS!!

  • Review Submitted: 19/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the shining review, Gabe! And thank you for taking such great care of my house. I am happy that you took advantage of the walk-ability of the neighborhood. Please come back again soon, as you were a joy to host!
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Lovely Cottage with Wonderful Owners

  • 5 of 5

My dogs and I so enjoyed our stay at Casa Verde that I extended our trip by an extra week.

The home is just as adorable as you see in the pictures. It is super clean and spacious, with lots of room to spread out. The kitchen is also stocked with everything one needs to prepare a meal but with so many awesome restaurants in the area, you'll eat out most of the time. The location is super convenient, just a mere 4 blocks from the beach. We walked to the beach nearly every day we were there. You are also only a short 20 minute drive to Biloxi where you can find lots to do (e.g., shrimping tour; Biloxi Tour Train; bars; etc.). For dog lovers, the shrimping tour, white trout fishing trip, Biloxi Tour Train, and Eco-Tours of Mississippi are dog-friendly but you should call ahead and speak with the owners first so they can make arrangements for you and your 4-legged family members.

One of the best things about Casa Verde are the owners, Liz and Chase. Super accommodating, extremely responsive, knowledgeable on the area and things to do, and just generally cool.

You will LOVE staying at Casa Verde!!!

  • Review Submitted: 15/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words, Jamie. It was such a pleasure to host you and your sweet dogs. I am so glad we got to meet. Our talk gave some great insight, and i so appreciate the information you sent my way. Please come back and stay again soon. People like you make owning a vacation rental a labor of love!
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In spite of location, not ideal.

  • 1 of 5

The house looked much better on the pictures than in reality. Both the house and yard are in need of serious TLC. The hardwood floors in the house are badly in need of re-finishing. The lighting is insufficient and the ceiling lights are filthy. The worst situation though, not stressed enough, is the noise factor. A major RR goes right behind the house, maybe fifty feet. There is a RR crossing some 100 ft. away and all trains must whistle for the crossing. Usually, there is a train going by every hour or less all day and night. To compound this noise there is a stop sign on 11th one house to the west. Cars and trucks use this heavily and in so doing, create a very noisy atmosphere 24 hrs. a day. We did not get a decent nights sleep in this house for the entire month we stayed there.

  • Review Submitted: 21/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In all honesty reading this review hurt my heart. Owning and caring for this home is not just an income source, but a labor of love. I pride myself in making Casa Verde one of the most welcoming, clean, and easy places to rent on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. To address some of your issues; I appreciate the suggestion to have the floors refinished. I had them done about 6 years ago, but I guess inviting guests to bring their pets with them while on vacation has taken it's toll. I'll take care of that in the coming months. Regarding the lighting, There are not only ceiling lights, but lamps in every room just to be sure that the lighting is sufficient. There are also multiple windows in every room, so I'm not sure what else we could do to improve on this situation. In regards to the yard needing TLC; I have a yard service that comes by once per week, but due to your concerns about noise, I had them hold off until your departure. Gulfport is a port city one of its most charming qualities is that it is near the beach. Having the sound of the train is a way of life here in Gulfport, train traffic is something we must deal with, especially if we want to be near the beach. Not sure how to address the fact that the home is on a street that cars and trucks drive on except maybe that Casa Verde Vacation Rental is in a convenient, relatively bustling area of town with lots to do. I'm sorry you consider that a negative. This is the first time I have had to respond to a one star review in six years of owning a vacation rental. I will use it as inspiration to improve the rental experience for my future guests. Thank you for the motivation.
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Nearest Airport
5.9 Miles
Gulfport, Biloxi International
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Island View Casino
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Great Southern Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.4 Miles
Highway 90
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Gulfport Beach
Car: recommended

This darling southern bungalow, rests between a Live Oak and a Mississippi Magnolia. It is located within 4 blocks of Gulfport’s beautiful white sandy beaches, and a mere 250 feet from the Island View Casino. Not to mention the other 12 casinos within a 30 minute drive! Downtown is 1.5 miles from this rental, and offers lots of unique dining options. If its shopping you are after Gulfport’s Prime Outlets are 5.7 miles away. Although this is the perfect location for adults to relax, and play, it also has some pretty fun things for the kids. There is a splash pad water playground, free of charge, about 4 blocks from the house, the Gulf Islands Water Park is 7 miles away, and the Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, Children’s Museum (voted top 10 children’s museum in the country) is less than 5 miles from your vacation home. For family fun head to the Ship Island Excursion boat for a day of fun on the beautiful beaches of our most popular barrier island! Casa Verde is proud to boast a 5 star rating on VRBO due to the combination of amenities, location, and service provided. We except payments with PayPal, cash or check. Call to book your relaxing vacation today!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Gulfport

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
End Summer
10 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
Labor Day
31 Aug 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring Break Beach Weekend
12 Apr 2019 - 20 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
Scraping The Coast
20 Jun 2019 - 23 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
Cruisin' the Coast
6 Oct 2019 - 13 Oct 2019
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$135.48

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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