LOVELY LAKE HOME, FISHING, SWIMMING, CRABBING, SLEEPS 14

Diana Ullo

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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LOVELY LAKE HOME, FISHING, SWIMMING, CRABBING, SLEEPS 14

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5 BdRm, 5 1/2 BthRms, WaterFrnt, 25 minutes to New Orleans, beautiful home

There's always a reason to party in New Orleans; be it Mardi Gras, St. Patrick's Day, Christmas, or just because it's Tuesday. Luckily for you (and for us!), our summer home is only a quick 25 minute drive to the Big Easy!

If you've never been to New Orleans, here's an example of how amazing our city and people are. Here are some of our police officers dancing during Mardi Gras 2014: http://youtu.be/RdlvdbysdTw

:)

JUST A HELPFUL TIP, THE BEST SEASON FOR FISHING IS IN THE FALL (AUGUST-NOVEMBER)

Whether you want to live it up and see the beautiful city of New Orleans, or enjoy a quiet lake view at our summer home, we have what you want!

In addition to this, our home is the perfect place to create wonderful memories. It is located between Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Borgne on the famous Chef Menteur waterway. This is salt water with dolphins swimming right by the dock! It is a 2-story raised home.

We decorate for each Holiday. We transform the inside into a lovely Christmas Holiday Home. This is a special place to spend a Thanksgiving or Christmas holiday.

Our vacation home has a private dock that is ready for swimming, fishing and crabbing. There are two boat slips, so bring your boat and jet skis! The dock also has a jumping platform that the kids & adults really enjoy!

Everyone can enjoy the dock, there are swings in a shaded area or plenty of area to sun bathe or fish! The fishing is great, especially in October and November. **You will need to bring your own fishing gear, or you can hire a fishing guide/charter who has his own gear. Red fish and trout!

There are 4 sinks with running water located on the dock to clean your hands or clean your catch! Crab traps provided!

There are plenty of 'night' lights on the dock. You can fish all night! The lights shine right on the water to attract bait fish, so night fishing is really great! There is a half-bath located in the garage area, no need to go upstairs for a bathroom!!

We recommend and provide life jackets for all swimming activities. Please check with us to see if we have the size and number of jackets you may need.

The house is over 3,600 square feet of living area; the view of the water is lovely! We have wood floors, stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer and so much space. The floor plan on the first level is open to the kitchen, dining, and living area.

There is a dining table to seat up to 10, a card/game table (with cover can seat 8 people as dining area), a foosball table and board games. The entire back wall of the living area is windows; you can see the water where ever you are on the main floor. A television with satellite and DVR are located in the living area.

There are 5 bedrooms and 5 1/2 bathrooms! There are 3 bedrooms (3 queens and 2 kings) on the the first level, each has it's own full-size bathroom; each bedroom on the first level has a a sitting area. On the second level, there are two bedrooms with queen-size beds and a shared bathroom. We also have bunk-beds and a queen blow-up mattress in the upstairs loft area. This is the perfect place for the kids or 2-3 couples. All bedrooms have Satellite T.V.

The back porch is 440 square feet. There are two swings to sit and enjoy the beautiful view. You can watch the shrimp and crab boats pass, dolphins swim and watch your friends & family on the dock.

The lower level (covered garage area) is the perfect area to boil your seafood or use the stainless steel propane grill. You will need to provide the propane for the grill. We provide the propane burner, boiling pot and cooking utensils for boiling or frying your seafood! There are plenty of lights in this 2,000 square feet-covered area! The half bath is located in this garage area.

If you want to bring your boat and/or jet skis, there are two boat launches within a mile. We have two slips for your private use located on our private dock.

We take a lot of pride in making our home, your home! We provide the linens, towels. Our home is clean, beautiful and has lots of room for fun.

*Our summer home sleeps 14 (two people on bunk beds and two people on a blow-up mattress across from the bunk beds), however, we do charge $30 per day, per person for a group larger than 12 people.

Address:

4561 Veronese St

New Orleans, LA 70129

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only

Diana Ullo

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Hello!

My name is Diana M. Ullo and I am the manager of renting out this beautiful home! I was born and raised in the suburbs outside of New Orleans. I love this city so much that I attended both high school and college here!

My grandfather, Raymond, who was blessed with a large family, built this home so that it could accommodate our whole family. It's like a second home to me, and I know it will be a second home to you, as well!

Diana Ullo purchased this house in 2003

As soon as you see the water, the house, the dock, the bedrooms, the kitchen, you'll know you have arrived at a special place. This is a lovely home for creating a long-lasting memory. Perfect place for a group to gather with so much space and entertainment from mother nature and a hostess that loves to decorate and entertain!

This location is the best of both worlds; New Orleans and the water! It's so simple to drive into New Orleans even into Mississippi.

Our lake home is easy to love. Come see why. Winter Spring Summer and Fall.

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights
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4.8
based on 26 traveler reviews

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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
average rating of 4.769231 based on 26 reviews
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
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Slidell Louisiana
Dallas, Texas
5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5
The listing description accurately described the location. The photos were very accurate as to appearance and amenities. The property was even better than promised. The property was very clean and well-maintained. The owner left us detailed information about the property and the surrounding activities, restaurants, things to do for all ages and interests. We would definitely (and have) recommended this property to our friends and relatives. The property was beautiful and comfortable. The porches/decks/swings/ view, etc. were all perfect. The wi-fi was a big hit with all. The elevator also was great for loading up the luggage and groceries and getting them upstairs from the car. Could not have asked for more beautiful or comfortable accommodations. The kitchen and pantry were as well stocked as if we were at home. There was milk and various supplies in the refrigerator and ice cream in the freezer. You are 25-30 minutes away from New Orleans and all it has to offer. We had 7 adults and 6 grandchildren ages 2-14 and everyone loved it. We did the children's museum in New Orleans and the downtown. We did a splash pad and a swamp tour. We fished. We jumped off the dive platform and generally relaxed and had a wonderful family trip. Would recommend for families; girls or guys get-aways; romantic couples trips... all.
  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417137vb
+1 504-453-0030
Slidell Louisiana
5

Stayed for Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5
Part of our family that was staying in the house (14 of us) arrived on Thursday, but the entire family was coming over Sunday for a BBQ and fellowship. Everyone got to see what we had already experience the 3 days previous...this place was AWESOME! Most of the family stayed in New Orleans Garden District, so they had a bit of a drive to get here, but when they did. They loved it. We had some family members with some partial disabilities, so walking the spiral staircase without any railings was bit of a inconvenience, but we managed. The house had box TV's instead of flat screens, but that wasn't enough to lower my star rating (we didn't watch much TV anyway). I spoke to Diane before our arrival and told her that we were certainly going to do some fishing, and upon arrival, she already had fish and crab (at no extra charge) waiting on us. Her hospitality was A+. All in all, everything was top notch and Diane exceeded our expectations. Thanks Diane.
  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417137vb
+1 504-453-0030
Slidell Louisiana
Southern California
4

Great time! Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and plan on returning.

  • 4 of 5
We stayed at this Lakehouse for 17 days and our guest ranged in age from 8 - 75 years old. We had a couple of crawfish and crab boils and everything we needed was provided. We fished from the dock and caught lots of catfish, but not much else. I caught 1 nice redfish and a couple of sheepshead. We did see lots of redfish, but couldn't really get them to bite. We did catch lots of crabs from the dock, most of which were really good size. The teenage kids and adults had fun jumping from the platform on the dock. The only criticism I have is that cosmetically the lake house could use some sprucing up (staircase) , the furniture inside was pretty dated and a nice flatscreen TV would be nice. All in all we had an awesome time and would definitely consider returning. Highly recommend!

John
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
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Slidell Louisiana
Baton Rouge, la
5

Happy guest

  • 5 of 5
Everybody had a great time. Even though it rained for two days, we still caught enough crab crabs to have good boil. Didn't catch fish, but due to the weather we couldn't take the boat out very often. Kids and adults enjoyed the foosball table. Plenty of room for everyone gather and socialize, while still have their space for quite time. I still can't get over everything Diana thought of to provide for her guests and I do mean everything. We are already talking about next year or even a weekend fishing trip

Ms Diana you have a beautiful well thought out vacation home. Thank you for allowing us to stay there.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417137vb
+1 504-453-0030
Slidell Louisiana
England
5

Exceptional home and location

  • 5 of 5
We travelled 4000 milies from England to visit New Orleans and the house, the location and New Orleans itself did not disappoint. The house was huge and catered for all our needs. It was a pleasure getting up early to witness the sunrise and the view from the balcony across the water was stunning. There was always something going on to look at - dolphins, the boats and even a microlite flew over. Unfortunately there were times when the ladies became 'fishing widows' as the fishing was that good, it became difficult to remove the men from the dock. We have stayed in a lot of houses in the US but in this one, the owner had thought of everything from the basics(Like washing powder, soap, tissues etc) to the essentials such as gin !!. There was even a welcome committee in the form of next doors parrot who kept us entertained with it's wide vocabulary as we unloaded the car. You should go.
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Lovely Lake Home, fishing, swimming, crabbing, sleeps 14
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417137vb
+1 504-453-0030
Slidell Louisiana
Kenner
5

Pastor

  • 5 of 5
Everything was wonderful.We had a great time and will come back.
  • Submitted: May 24, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
31.8 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
Car: recommended

We are just a 25 minute drive to New Orleans and the French Quarter. Deep water fishing is 10-15 miles away by boat. Garden District, Museums, Super Dome, Restaurants, Convention Center, Zoo are all within an easy commute. One of the city's best bakeries is a five minute drive away. Historic Fort Pike is minutes away. Crab bait, live bait are both available and very close. Fishing charters are available and will pick you up at our dock! Only a 20 minute scenic drive to Slidell. You'll pass Fort Pike, stop and look. Biloxi is just 45 minutes away. We have a guide to local (and famous) places to eat...there are so many!

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Slidell House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 2014 - Dec 5 2014
4 night minimum stay
$575
$3,500
 
 
Holidays
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 2 2015
4 night minimum stay
$575
$3,500
 
 
Vacation Season 2015
Mar 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
4 night minimum stay
$425
$2,800
$10,000
 
 
Fall/Winter 2015/16
Sep 1 2015 - Apr 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
$375
$2,200
$8,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$375
$2,200
$8,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $225
Property Damage Protection $69
Notes For holidays (Christmas, Easter, Mardi Gras, etc.), our cleaning fee is increased to $300.
We now have a queen sized mattress on the loft. Due to this, we can sleep 14 people. However, we do charge $30 per day per person over 12 people.
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Amenities

Amenities

Slidell House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Water View ...
  • Lakefront
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Romantic
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Covered Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Air Conditioning ...
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 17 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 - On ground floor.
  • We have 5 and 1/2 bathrooms. We provide soap, shampoo and conditioner in all 5 bathrooms that have a shower and/or bath tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , large bedroom with bathroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , on 2nd level shared bathroom
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , on second level, shared bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 baby crib , 1 king , large bedroom with bathroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , very large bedroom with sitting area and very large bathroom
    Loft - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , this area has bunkbeds and one queen sized bed.
  • King size beds (2) [Master Suite has king-sized bed and private bathroom.], Queen size Beds (5) [Total of 3 bedrooms with queen sized beds.], Baby Cribs (2), and Twin sized Bunk Beds (1) [Bunk Beds and queen sized bed on loft on second level].
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • library
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • boating
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
Notes:
If you have a special occasion or an event and would like some assistance, please let us know! We are available to help make your vacation/event special and complete.
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