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BEST OF BOTH WORLDS: LAKEFRONT HOME MINUTES FROM NEW ORLEANS

Andree Jacques

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Andree Jacques

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
88%
Calendar last updated:
December 19, 2014
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BEST OF BOTH WORLDS: LAKEFRONT HOME MINUTES FROM NEW ORLEANS

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Slidell House Rental Photos and Description

Custom home with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths on Lake Pontchartrain

Feel yourself relax as you spend time enjoying lake and marsh views from our two porches. Nap in the hammocks in the breezeway under the house. Fish off the pier under our special green fishing lights. Boating, jet skiing, water skiing, swimming, crabbing will entertain you. Cook your meals on the grill or boil crabs and shrimp in the pot and burner provided. Watch beautiful sunsets over the lake and marsh with a drink and say 'another beautiful day in paradise!'

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Andree Jacques (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
88%
Calendar last updated:
December 19, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 11 traveler reviews

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Best of Both Worlds: Lakefront Home Minutes from New Orleans
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
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Best of Both Worlds: Lakefront Home Minutes from New Orleans
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Slidell Louisiana
Bakersfield
5

perfect get away

  • 5 of 5
What a perfect place to enjoy family. This home is warm and comfortable. We all had a place to play, read. relax,cook, fish and explore. The location was ideal because it was a short drive to New Orleans and yet a quite get away fpr my family. Thank you for this gem in Slidell.
  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities
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Best of Both Worlds: Lakefront Home Minutes from New Orleans
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Slidell Louisiana
Hermosa Beach, CA
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5
Our family wanted a place to get together to celebrate a milestone birthday. This lake house was every bit as wonderful as previous guests described. So nice it's hard to imagine the owners willing to share it with strangers, but we are so glad they do. Comfortable, clean, well stocked for every imaginable activity. In addition the fishing was great and the round dining table was perfect for the card games that ended the day for grandparents, grand children and everyone in the middle. We had a really great time and can't wait to do it again.
  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Best of Both Worlds: Lakefront Home Minutes from New Orleans
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Slidell Louisiana
Columbus, OH
5

Beautiful Lake House

  • 5 of 5
Beautiful, clean, modern, and well-stocked house on Lake Pontchartrain - close to New Orleans. Very comfortable furnishings inside as well as outside on the upstairs and downstairs decks. On our last day, we had breakfast outside on the upstairs deck and it was delightful.

Kitchen has every cooking gadget and utensil imaginable, and a huge butcher block island - if you want to eat in - or you have nice choices to eat out in Slidell, and of course, in New Orleans. The drive down to New Orleans and back is very easy. We cooked our Thanksgiving dinner at the house and enjoyed it more than if we had gone out.

The dock is loaded with fishing gear, the bathrooms are oversized, and due to the house's location on the north side of Lake Ponchartrain, you can see the sun rise over the east side of the lake and set over the west side of the lock. Everything about this place is fabulous. We hated to leave.
  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you and your family enjoyed your Thanksgiving week at the lake. Your wonderful review is greatly appreciated and we hope you return to visit the lake house again. Thanks!
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Slidell Louisiana
Colorado Springs, CO
5

An Ideal Retreat!

  • 5 of 5
This property made for a truly unique, and relaxing vacation. The house is beautiful with a nice deck, pier and amazing sunsets over the lake. The rooms are nice, and one bedroom was perfect for our daughters. Lots of games, toys, TV, Wi-Fi all make for great amenities. It is an easy drive into New Orleans, and while we went a few times we also enjoyed relaxing at the lake house. The owners are accessible, insightful and very helpful - even going out of their way to mail back a necklace we left.

The fishing was excellent - after a short drive with the bait bucket over to "The Dock" restaurant (and bait shop in parking lot) we had 25+ live shrimp for about $9. We fished 3 hours, 9P-Midnight, and caught some nice Black Drum, although to small to keep - and (6) trout in the 12-20" range. The night fishing and dock are a great experience - tackle shed, night lights, cleaning station, fridge... a great place to fish.

Kenney's Seafood Market is the place for fresh crab, or lobster, and Winn Dixie is the best grocery. Family fun was easy. It's a short drive into New Orleans and we enjoyed the Botanical Gardens, Storyland and Carousel Park for young kids as well as the Audubon Aquarium. Beignets are everywhere. We only wish we could have stayed longer and highly recommend this property.
  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Slidell Louisiana
Baton Rouge, La
4

Great Family Getaway

  • 4 of 5
Quiet, easy to find location. Everything was clean and very well maintained. Loved that there was a yard as well as the pier. The smaller pier across the street was great for catching crabs. We would recommend this lake house to just about anyone, family, group or just a couple. Hope to visit again sometime.
  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Slidell Louisiana
Covington, La
5

Excellent Home Away from Home!

  • 5 of 5
This is a beautiful house! It is fully appointed w/all the amenities you could think of--from the fishing gear/crab nets/hammocks to kitchen equipment/utensils/furniture/linens. You will not miss anything! We caught a lot of crabs in the bayou across the street & some fish, as well. The owners were always available to answer any questions we had (which were a few & she was always very nice & helpful!). We hope to visit this house again!
  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway

Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Louis Armstrong Internation Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.4 Miles
Tooloulas's Bar
Nearest Golf
21 Miles
Bayou Oaks Golf Course, City Park
Nearest Train
6.3 Miles
Amtrak: Slidell Front St. Station
Nearest Restaurant
1.6 Miles
Michael's Restaurant (4 Star)
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Northshore Beach
Car: necessary

Only six miles from the New Orleans line (just across a bridge over Lake Pontchartrain), yet worlds away. Beautiful lakefront property with 300 foot pier on lake side and expansive marsh views with a great variety of wildlife on the other side. Home located just 2 miles from groceries, drugstores, restaurants, coffee shops,

seafood markets, etc. in the town of Slidell.

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Rates & Availability

From $400 Per night

Slidell House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2014 - Dec 26 2014
4 night minimum stay
$2,400
Flat fee
 
 
New Year's Eve
Dec 29 2014 - Jan 1 2015
4 night minimum stay
$2,400
Flat fee
 
 
Early Winter rate
Jan 2 2015 - Feb 12 2015
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
Late winter Rate
Feb 17 2015 - Mar 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
Fouth of July
Jul 2 2015 - Jul 5 2015
4 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 7 2015
4 night minimum stay
$2,400
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $175
Refundable damage deposit $500
Notes Fifty (50%) of total rental is due at time of booking. Balance is due no later than 60 days before arrival date. Payment by check is preferred.
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Amenities

Slidell House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2460 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - Downstairs in outdoor kitchen/playroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (5), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
300 ft. pier on lake with fishing deck/fishing lights. Swim ladder, tackle shed with fishing supplies. Under counter refrigerator. Picnic table, lounge chairs and hammocks. Downstairs kitchen with refrigerator, microwave and sink. Island with bar-stools. Half bath.

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