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Cozy Condo Near St Charles (Streetcar) & Magazine (#1 Eateries); Great Location!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Den, 1 Bath

Recent New Orleans Short-term rental ordinance changes requires that this listing be shown as a 1 bedroom with 2 people in each room. Prior to the ordinance change, this unit was set up to sleep 5 and is still capable of doing so.

Relax on the brick courtyard under stately oaks in Uptown New Orleans; just blocks to St. Charles and Magazine Streets. Live like a local New Orleanian, soaking in the tropical atmosphere of the Old South at this spacious and accommodating abode. This charming 1880s home, once owned by a Senator has been charmingly renovated in 2008 and 2009. Included are fabulous makeovers in the new kitchen with granite counter tops, bedrooms, and baths...renovated to perfection!

Beautiful pine floors, original to the house glisten. This stately home features original cast iron fencing and a gate, an old St. Louis brick pathway to the courtyard, stained glass up the stairwell, high ceilings, ceiling fans, a fireplace, transoms, and with all the fine amenities to make your stay enjoyable and memorable.

This comfortable atmosphere has the features of home with a furnished kitchen with all new appliances including a full-size microwave, dishwasher, stove, coffee maker, hot water dispenser, and disposal. Coin-operated washers and dryers are on the property for your use. All these features comfortably accommodates up to 5 guests.

This home is surrounded by the ole New Orleans charm with streetcars just two blocks away that will take you to many destinations throughout the city including the French Quarter, Superdome, Canal Street, Lower Garden District, Central Business District, City Park, Audubon Zoo, and historical cemeteries. The streetcar would be a great choice to take you to the historic universities Loyola, Tulane, and Xavier. Magazine Street is two blocks in the other direction which is well known for its eclectic shops, antiques, French pastries, and local restaurant favorites. Visit New Orleans, for pleasure or business, and you will find a relaxing and comforting environment that welcomes you back again.

To help plan for your upcoming trip, explore http://www.neworleansguidebooktours.com/.

More Details

Property Manager
Mary Jean Davies
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, some Spanish and sign language
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2018

Why Mary Jean Davies chose Touro

I love the Uptown area; it's a place where I grew up in the Big Easy. The area has such charm and history that browsing the neighborhoods never gets old and I always find something new each time.

What makes this condo unique

The community rates restaurants each year and all the #1 & #2 chosen for best food is all within walking distance of the Napoleon House. You can find those top restaurants mostly on Magazine Street and some on St. Charles Avenue and Napoleon. Available transportation is either right in front of the house, or at nearby corners which makes getting around so easy. A car is not needed so why fight for parking and possibly end up getting a ticket. Take the streetcar, enjoy the view and let your cares fade away.

Amenities

Touro Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • This is a fairly spacious bathroom with a full-size porcelain tub with a hand-held shower. Also in the bathroom is a fairly large closet where you can hang clothes, find your towels and extra pillows, a broom and ironing board.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Den - 1 double , The sofa is a pull-out bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , A large leather chair folds out to a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Cozy Condo Near St Charles (Streetcar) & Magazine (#1 Eateries); Great Location!
average rating of 4.6 based on 15 reviews
Austin, TX
5

Perfect location, typical uptown house turned apartments.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable, safe and convenient apartment, nicely decorated. The owner is very pleasant.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. We try to offer an excellent experience for the price. Should you find yourself back in the Big Easy, I hope that you will consider staying with us again. It will be a pleasure.
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4

comfortable, serene NOLA flat

  • 4 of 5

While I had the misfortune to be both unexpectedly solo and caught in a huge deluge during my NOLA weekend, I found Napoleon Street to be a cozy haven and convenient location for my too brief visit. While the place was very clean and as described in the listing, I did find the layout a bit quirky and dark - even when the sun did come out. It is a fine place for sleeping, but not one I would really want to hang out a lot on a nice day: the balcony is too narrow and faces a not particularly fetching side of the neighbors. Like many AirBnBs, this is not a place that is actually lived in, so has that slightly "canned" feel of not-a-home; the decor is rather rote (football - really??) and doesn't exactly feel like the idiosynchratic city. I was also a bit frustrated by the lack of ANYTHING in the kitchen - one could not really cook there without a major investment (not that I intended to do so) - but all that greeted me was salt/pepper/and some apparently airline pretzels. One could feel more welcomed in a motel room. But Liz was lovely when we ran into each other before I left, and it all went smoothly.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robert, I'm glad you found your flat to be a cozy haven and its location convenient. Upon a late arrival, the unit wouldn't be as light especially with some of the curtains drawn; however, I'm sure that when you open some of the blinds, you'll see these very large windows in the foyer, kitchen and living room. This unit can actually get quite bright so black out curtains are installed so people can sleep. Yes, there is a small balcony right outside of the kitchen; however, there is a nice brick courtyard right behind the unit. It's a nice place to sit and contemplate over coffee or a glass of wine. There's even a front porch where chairs are present and you can sit and look out over the Avenue. It's understandable that guests are going to have different tastes. Note though that the picture mentioned is part of the city; it's of the Sugar Bowl which is hosted in New Orleans. It's a fairly expensive picture at that so I guess beauty is in the eye of the beholder. As for the kitchen, there are many items such as plates, bowls, glasses, strainer, coffee cups, pitchers, pots and frying pans of assorted sizes, utensils, cooking utensils, pot holders, blender, toaster oven, coffee pot, can opener, measuring cups, ice cream scoop, pizza cutter, baking pans, and other items. Food is not provided for safety reasons and that is stated on the website. All in all, it was a pleasure to meet you and I'm glad you felt that all went smoothly. That is my aim and hope you will come back to experience NOLA again.
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4

Great Location!

  • 4 of 5

This condo was in the perfect location. Close to great eating spots and the street car. We will stay again whenever in New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location and easy access to St. Charles Streetcar.

  • 4 of 5

Amenities are good at this location, but the bed needs to be updated.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That's wonderful that you found the amenities to be good at the Napoleon. As for the bed, people certainly do have different styles and tastes and that is why pictures are shown on the website. As for the bed, it is a solid wood sleigh bed with stylistic curves which was recently purchased. The mattress is a pillowtop which to many may seem very comfortable and one that I would enjoy sleeping in. The sheets and pillowcases are a nice, white cotton to keep guests cool and comfortable. The bedspread and pillows are from Croscill which is made by a high quality company. The decorative accent pillows have either engraving or a high pattern which are both of high quality.
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5

Loved the Napoleon House!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the location! The house was super cute, convenient and clean! Liz and Mary were wonderful and answered any questions right away. Cant wait to visit NOLA again!

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We loved this place !! .

  • 5 of 5

Clean, well kept-up. Close to everything. Owner (Liz) very accommodating and friendly. We would definitely stay here again -- in fact already making plans to go back! the Browns

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Moisant
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Mae's or Tipitina's
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Mississippi River
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
City Park
Nearest Train
3 Miles
New Orleans
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Many
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Water skiiing in Lake Ponchatrain
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Ponchatrain
Car: not necessary

Antiquing, snowballs, walking tours, parades, festivals, architecture, historical landmarks

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

New Orleans Housing Fund $4
Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $79

Monthly rates are negotiable and are based off the normal nightly rate.

New Orleans is also home to many events, conferences and festivals...too many to list. Please contact the owner for more accurate rates.The balance is due at a minimum of 30 days and may be more depending on major events (i.e. 60 days for Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest...).

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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