NOLA Crescent View is located in the crescent of the Mississippi River, four blocks from the Algiers to Canal street ferry terminal, on New Orleans historic Algiers Point.
The Point was established in 1719 and is the second oldest neighborhood in New Orleans. We are a five-minute ferry ride across the amazing Mississippi River arriving at the Aquarium of the Americas, Harrah's, the Canal Street and River View streetcars and Woldenburg Park.
Leave your car at home and walk, bike, or take streetcars around the city. Never pay for parking. The apartment has free on street parking and we provide a free parking space for guests at the Plaza di Italia in the Downtown - Arts District and blocks from the French Quarter. We have two sports bikes and bikers will enjoy the bicycle paths along the levees as well as throughout the city.
This turn of the century second floor apartment has a great floor plan. All rooms are located off a central hall providing extra room and privacy for up to 6 guests. Two bedrooms are furnished with queen size beds and the separate living room area easily converts to a third private bedroom with two full size futons.
The fully furnished kitchen is roomy, with everything you need for a convenient home away from home, including all appliances, a coffee maker, microwave, compact dishwasher.
Enjoy quality bed, bath, and kitchen linens, cable TV and wifi Internet, a small book and DVD library, a great soak in our claw foot bath / shower combination, and comfortable furnishings including antiques and New Orleans themed art.
You'll always know what's going on out and about town with copies of Gambit, maps and our native concierge service to help make the most of your stay in New Orleans.
We are a neighborhood for all ages and interests, a creative detour with the convenience of location, unrivaled views of the city skyline from the Mississippi River and convenient access to the cityscape. Experience the city from a living local perspective.
Our village setting is child and pet-friendly with popular pet parks, walking paths and Confetti Children's park. We always stock your kitchen with breakfast items and, at your request, assist in itinerary planning and booking tours.
The Canal to Algiers Point Ferry was recently listed as the World's fourth best of the top ten city boat trips by National Geographic Traveler Magazine. Search 'Top Ten City Boat Trips, National Geographic' to take a virtual ferry ride. You will experience the best views of the New Orleans skyline from the ferry and from the banks of the Mississippi on Algiers Point.
Take the ferry to the foot of Canal and arrive alongside the Aquarium of the Americas, the French Quarter, Woldenberg Park, Decatur and Royal Streets, Harrah's, and the Downtown Warehouse Arts Districts. The Cruise Terminal, Super Dome, and Convention Center are blocks away by streetcar and are also in walking distance.
Streetcar lines traverse the city and arrive at many beautiful and historic areas around New Orleans. The Riverside Streetcar runs along the river from Mardi Gras World to Esplanade Ave. Step off at Esplande Ave to stroll down popular Frenchmen St on your sojourn to experience great Jazz and to enjoy cafes, shops, and restaurants.
The ferry is currently free to pedestrians, bicycles, and pets. The hours have been shortened until Sept 1st during a transition of management. Fares are scheduled to begin in September though these are included in your per day rate.
Our guest parking space is about a 10 minute ride from Crescent View. Cab fare is about $20 from the Quarter to Algiers Point. During high demand events, such as Mardi Gras, the ferry converts to pedestrians, pets, and bicycles only. Parking is available at the dock if you wish to leave your car at the Algiers landing.
Contact Candance for more information. Explore on your own or use our concierge services. Request native guide experience in arranging activities personalized to your vacation interests.
Plan a lovely Louisiana day trip of sight-seeing just outside New Orleans. Go on a deep water fishing trip 30 minutes from the city. Fish with Captain J in the same waters sailed by Jean Lafitte. Enjoy festivals in and around New Orleans from a local vantage point.
Rates vary during high demand events. Check our calendar or give us a call to reserve your stay.
This is a charming and safe location at a great value. We offer a living-local-while-loving-New Orleans experience. Enjoy the ability to bring family and pets to comfortably enjoy your stay.
Welcome to the New Orleans Crescent View experience of The Big Easy!
Candance and Val