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Elegant, Luxuriously Furnished Historic Property In The Garden District Sleeps 4

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,750 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Meticulous 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Condo With Pool Overlooking Famous Magazine St

Located in the heart of the Garden District, built approximately 1860, this grand home, converted to only two elegant condos was recently restored and renovated with attention to every detail. Original wood floors, tall ceilings, chandeliers, crown molding, floor to ceiling windows and original mantels add to the character of this lovely condo. This is the upper unit which features 2 balconies, one off of the master suite overlooking the pool, the other, larger balcony overlooking Magazine St. accessed from the living room. Custom furnishings and original artwork make this your home away from home when only the best will do. The newly renovated kitchen features top of the line appliances and is fully furnished.

The Master bedroom features a queen sized bed and bathroom with shower en suite.

The guest bedroom also features a queen sized bed and uses the recently renovated hall bath with tub and shower.

Both bedrooms have TVs and there is a large flat screen TV in the living room.

Cable, Wi-Fi and landline phone with Fax and printer as well as security system are all included.

The saltwater pool and surrounding garden area is very private and is shared with the downstairs unit. It is well landscaped and has a Bar-B-Q grill.

Minutes away and within walking distance from the many wonderful restaurants and boutiques on Magazine St. this beautiful home is also a few minute drive from the Warehouse/Art District, The French Quarter, Central Business District , Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo and Audubon Golf Course as well as Tulane and Loyola Universities.

Housekeeping once a week is included and can be arranged more often if desired.

This beautiful property is your home away from home.

More Details


Central City/Garden District Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • sailing
  • swimming


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average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
Pinehurst, NC

Wonderful place, beautifully decorated, extremely well appointed place.

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have been happier with our stay. Bed was cozy, shower was good, we used the kitchen every day, and the balcony was awesome for coffee and breakfast in the morning and happy hour in the evening. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A pristine, peaceful, private slice of perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Spending quality time alone here with my spouse was such a wonderful blessing! Please allow us to extend our heartfelt gratitude to the owner for sharing this property. From start to end, Leslie was a dream to work with. She was quick with every response and endlessly patient with my questions. My husband had never done a VRBO stay before so he had concerns about security/safety and general reservations about trying something different. Ultimately, he glanced at a few pics then left the decision to me.

All doubts faded the minute we walked through the door. I watched with delight as the expression on his face confirmed the unit had far exceeded his expectations. Located in one of the safest enclaves within the Garden District, it's spotless and ornately furnished. There are fantastic places to shop and eat within walking distance and we did! We loved every minute of being in the apartment so much that neither of us wanted to leave.

Upon our departure, it was fun to join the rest of my family who arrived in the French Quarter for a family celebration but nearly every night thereafter hubby and I discussed how we were both yearning to be back in the apartment on Magazine sipping our CC's coffee while people watching on the balcony, lounging in the living room listening to jazz and reading our books, floating without a care in the sensational pool or just napping away in those comfy beds.

Furthermore, the water pressure in the bathroom was strong, the kitchen was well stocked although I barely used it and the complimentary rum was a fantastic surprise! Our neighbor downstairs was incredibly gracious and hospitable too, providing assistance as needed with little things (like how to turn on the water feature) but being ever so respectful of our privacy.

Special memories we made during our brief stay in this gorgeous home will be treasured forever and my husband has declared it as the only place he wants to stay when we visit New Orleans in the future. I completely agree. I just hope we'll still be able to find an available week to reserve it after people read this review!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, warm and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 called this place "home for our 6 day stay in New Orleans. The home was beautiful, everything we needed was there (and more). My kids loved the pool and we loved the gardening and landscaping. Like your own private oasis. Great location--the garden district is very walk-able and we took the trolley and/or bus easily with a Jazzy Pass.

We are already taking about returning for Spring break 2018.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ann Arbor, MI


  • 5 of 5

This house is pure perfection! Every last detail and amenity are wonderful. Leslie and Jason go above and beyond to make sure everything is perfect. The house is truly lovely. The furniture and decor is top notch. The beds are uber comfortable. The linens and towels are fluffy and new. The pool is warm and relaxing. Although we didn't cook, the kitchen is large and very well equipped.

The location is ideal - so close to great neighborhood spots (District for donuts, Parasols for po boys, Le Petit Grocery for delicious dinner and Coquette for Sunday brunch fried chicken). It is also a short and inexpensive uber ride to the French Quarter.

If it weren't for our girls, we would have extended this trip indefinitely. We cannot wait to visit Leslie's magnificent home again. We will be back soon!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Garden District home with great New Orlean's charm!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a great week staying at the Second Floor condo at this beautiful property and Leslie, the owner, was terrific and available if we had any questions. The living space was gorgeous and very well furnished. We used the balconies for coffee in the morning and cocktails at night. The kitchen was great for entertaining. We had several dinner guests during our stay. The pool is nestled between the home and thick hedges, creating a private setting, great for sun bathing and swimming. A block away from Tracy's, a local pub with bar food and fresh oysters. Just a few blocks more to several great restaurants, Basin Seafood, Coquette and great sushi at Sake Café Uptown, to name just a few. A very short Uber ride to the CBD and French Quarter. Terrific stay and we will definitely return next year.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Garden District Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Great place, close to good restaurants and away from the FQ madness. Owner's rep Jason was wonderful and very accommodating. Will be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

About Leslie

I am a Semi Retired serial entrepenuer having had multiple careers in the oil field, property management, real estate, Caribbean Villa Rentals and the jewelry industry.

I love to travel, cook, entertain, decorate beautiful homes and spend every minute possible with my children, grandchildren, friends and family. Originally from New Orleans, I also lived in the Caribbean on the island of St. Maarten in the mid 80's-early 90's. I love New Orleans and would love to share my home with you while you enjoy my wonderful city!

Leslie purchased this condo in 2013

Why Leslie chose Central City/Garden District

Location! Location! Location!

Historic, beautiful space in one of my favorite parts of town.

What makes this condo unique

Beautiful architectural details, this historic property is a very rare find. In a very private, peaceful and secure setting, yet within minutes of everything that New Orleans has to offer.


Nearest Airport
16 Miles
New Orleans (MSY)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Algiers Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Audubon Park
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Magazine Po Boy Shop Plus many more!
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
Waveland, MS
Car: recommended

New Orleans is a phenomenal place to visit. Fabulous food from food trucks to the finest dining in the world, Famous for Jazz but every genre of music is here, art in many forms with multiple museums and many galleries, history and culture abound!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Insurance $79
Damage Deposit $800

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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