ESPLANADE AVENUE, was the first GRAND avenue in New Orleans, daily activity continues to abound from a marathon route to horse drawn carriages, with second lines parades to nearby St Louis cemeteries... thus making it a draw for creative artists, writers and musicians to live and enjoy old world culture that is carefully treasured. and what this particular neighborhood, is famous for!!
This unique VICTORIAN-STYLED jazz cottage is attached to a OWNER occupied plantation main house on Historic Esplanade Avenue in a charming and extremely safe neighborhood. Your own passkey unlocks gate to property. Cottage includes a landscaped and lush garden with fountains and a patio area for your coffee, cocktails and barbecuing leisure. The unit has 12’ ceilings with ceiling fans PLUS AIR CONDITIOINERS, original mahogany floors and OLD WORLD FEEL, decorated with jazz legend pictures. Continental breakfast and snacks for first THREE mornings, (will supply any special needs at cost).the kitchen is fully equipted with everything you have at home, included are first-aid and sewing kits!!
On this Avenue ,there are many fine restaurants, family delis, pharmacies and coffee shops w/internet. In addition, City Park's NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART/BOTANICAL GARDENS, CAFE DU MONDE/TENNIS COURTS/BIKE/HORSEBACK RENTALS/ MINATURE GOLF AND LAKE with rental canoes/golf carts, etc,( with the streetcar line to French Quarter/Garden District starting here) the Museum of Art and Botanical Gardens,CHIRCHHILL DOWNS Fairgrounds Race Track /HARRODS OF-TRACK and CASINO (also home of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival) are within comfortable walking distance. Lake Ponchartrain is quite close and Esplanade bus line goes to French Quarter/CBD/Dome/Sports Arena in 10 minutes. TAXIS are available at the pocket park at the end of our block. COMMUNITY COFFEE shop across the street also has wyfi , fresh-baked pastries,free re-fills and a welcoming group of locals !