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Must Stay Beautiful Victorian Plum in the Carrollton/River Bend Area

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Historic Home near universities, Audubon Park & Oak Street

In 1995, my wife and I at the time, were looking to buy a formal home for our growing family, but we only had 75,000. My best friend suggested that we use the money to purchase a fix'er upper. With his help, and a little sweat, blood, and tears over the years, our 1909 historic Greek revival home, has made us very proud owners of a sweet New Orleans landmark! There's beautiful rustic hardwood flooring throughout, with each room having cypress trim work. The kitchen and bath rooms are up to date with all new fixtures. Each bedroom is about 20 x 25 feet wide, and dressed with fresh bedding. The entire house is furnished with antique furniture, and the kitchen is up to date with all new appliances and restaurant style cookware, so you can entertain friends. The front yard is landscaped, with each seating throughout each outdoor corridors. Also, for your entire party, we will include free Aquarium tickets. As well as dinner for your entire party at Zeas Restaurant. We're located just one block away from the St. Charles trolley, and about 5 minutes driving distance from the historic French Quarter. So y'all come on down, and experience life like a native New Orleanian!

Free Complimentary Breakfast for your entire party at the Camellia Grill in the Carrollton River Bend on your first morning.With a stay of 3,or more nights.

$200 towards dinner at any restaurant with a 4 night booking!

Is this property too much for your party? We also have a 1 bedroom apartment, fit to suit up to 4 guests! Ask our booking agent for details!

More Details

Owner
Victor Sippio
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 30, 2017

About Victor Sippio

My name is Victor, I'm a native New Orleanian, and I renovate historic homes here for resale.

Victor Sippio purchased this house in 1995

Why Victor Sippio chose New Orleans

I purchased this property because it was a diamond in the rough, it showed character, and I knew all it needed was a little bit of love! I'm so happy to share my beautiful home with you!

What makes this house unique

This house is very detailed with historic features that you hardly find here in the city anymore, including doors that open up directly to the top balcony, and big beautiful backyards. Homes like these, are either being destroyed, or being updated so much, that the original beauty of the home, is being removed. We didn't wanna do that here, so alot of the original work is still here in the house!

Amenities

Carrollton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Internet ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , sink also in half bathroom
  • We have a brand new handicapped shower downstairs for your convenience.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 4 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Notes:
Free Complimentary Breakfast for your entire party at the Camellia Grill in the Carrollton River Bend on your first morning. Private Chef Barbara Simon available upon request.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(53 traveler reviews)

Must Stay Beautiful Victorian Plum in the Carrollton/River Bend Area
average rating of 4.90566 based on 53 reviews
5

Weidner Bicycling Party

  • 5 of 5

House was great. Vic provided snacks we requested, house was clean, well equipped, well furnished, good location, lots to do near-by and close to biking trails we were using. Overall great place. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Charming Property with a Great Host

  • 5 of 5

Victor is the consummate host! He took care of our every need before we got there, and went above and beyond our expectations. The house itself is so charming, and our group of women felt safe and secure in this cute neighborhood. Victor even went the extra mile by booking a professional massage for us in the home! I get massages 2-3 times per year, and it was truly one of the best I've ever had. I would absolutely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

St. Patricks Day Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This was a great house with everything we could've wanted. Plenty of TVs to watch all the march madness games. Victor was very accommodating to our party. He had snacks and drinks ready for us when we arrived. He does have a pot for boiling seafood if you are interested in doing that. We did a crawfish boil and Victor let us know where to get the good seafood. Camellia grill was amazing as usual. Would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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ODENVILLE, AL
5

Victor is great!

  • 5 of 5

Victor was absolutely amazing. He was very hospitable and went out of his way for us! His home is perfect to enjoy the culture of New Orleans but is far enough out that when you sleep at night your safe and sleep soundly. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Experience!

  • 4 of 5

We celebrated my 50th Birthday with an unforgettable weekend! Victor was a phenomenal host. The house was very comfortable with plenty of space.

Omoranmilowo's from Minnesota

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family and friend vacation house!

  • 5 of 5

We had a large group coming into town for a Mardi Gras ball and Victor more than accommodated us all. He was so easily reached whenever we had a question or concern before the trip and during our stay. There were many good restaurants in walking distance and we loved taking the young kids in our family down the street to the trolley station. We would highly recommend staying here. Felt very safe in the neighborhood and had plenty of room inside for over 15 guests! We also loved the entertaining aspect of two living room and precious back and front porches. It allowed lots of common areas which we would not have gotten staying in separate hotel room or multiple VRBO houses to accommodate the beds we needed. Please take our family's word and contact Victor if you need a home to base your New Orleans adventure out of.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was a pleasure to have the Taylor's at our lovely home. Being a host is the most rewarding experience I have had when it comes to customer service, I love putting a smile on all of the customers faces that visit the Victorian plum,I would like to let our future patrons know that we have added a outside deck upstairs on the second floor. We will offer massage therapy. 125 for the first hour.with a four night stay the first hour is free.
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Rates & Availability

Carrollton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Apr 27 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$899
 
 
Summer Season
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$739
 
 
Nightly Rate
Jun 9 2017 - Jun 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
$739
 
 
Summer Season
Jun 11 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$739
 
 
Nightly Rate
Dec 29 2017 - Dec 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$899
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$899
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning fee $110

Free Complimentary Breakfast for your entire party at the Camellia Grill in the Carrollton River Bend on your first morning.With a stay of 3,or more nights.

$200 towards dinner at any restaurant with a 4 night booking!

Standard rate includes special offer.

Rates are based on special events in the new orleans area.

Absolutely NO REFUNDS on CANCELLATIONS.

Absolutely NO REFUNDS on CANCELLATIONS!

MY PREFERRED FORM OF PAYMENT ARE CREDIT CARDS, NO ECHECKS!!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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