Ocean Springs is a coastal community, situated on Biloxi Bay east of Biloxi. The city’s southern border includes the Gulf Islands National Seashore. This national park features nature trails, picnic areas, a fishing pier, a playground, boat docks, and a campground.
Ocean Springs is beautiful and historic, dating back to the original settlement of 1699, Fort Maurepas. Fort Maurepas was a French colony led by Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville. The site of the original fort is now Fort Maurepas State Park, a popular oceanfront park complete with splash pad, playground, and a viewing platform.
Choose an apartment in Ocean Springs and start living the coastal Mississippi lifestyle, from sunny days at the beach to sultry afternoons shopping downtown. Ocean Springs is an artistic city, home to a large community of artists and the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center.
Famous for its festivals, Ocean Springs hosts the popular Peter Anderson Arts and Crafts Festival and the Mississippi Songwriters’ Festival. Spectacular golf courses, amazing restaurants, and easy access to nearby Biloxi also make Ocean Springs a popular destination.