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The General is centrally located in Uptown New Orleans.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths and 1/2 bath, (Can sleeps up to 12-14))

The General just outside the Garden District - walking distance from Pascal Manales Restuarant - 'Home of Barbecue Shrimp', Charlie Steak House, and a few minutes away from the finest antique shops that New Orleans has to offer, four blocks away from the Freret Street Festival (held in mid April), 3 blocks to view Mardi Gras Parades and a short lazy ride to the Audubon Zoo. The CBD and French Quarters are only 6-15 minutes away by car.

The General features three large full independent bedrooms, 2 full bath (shower and tub) and a half bath stocked with fresh crisp white linen and towels, two great rooms for entertaining or leisurely lounging; and a nice side and back yard for grilling or boiling. The General is located in a modest family, friendly, dog walking neighborhood. Come once and you will come back again. As we say in New Orleans, 'Laissez les bon temp rouler.'

Parking is available. This raised basement Katrina damaged home was newly renovated in time for Superbowl 2012 and Mardi Gras. It is minutes from excitement, dining, and tour attractions.

Also, the general is just blocks away from Atkinson-Stern Tennis Center. Opened in 1897, it was originally a private club operated by the New Orleans Lawn Tennis Club. It is one of the oldest tennis venues in the United StatesIn 1973 the city of New Orleans acquired and renamed the facility as the Stern Tennis Center in honor of Edgar Stern, a philanthropist who contributed financially to the Center. Stern Tennis Center was expanded later in recognition of Nehemiah Atkinson, manager and talented player of the facility. For two decades, Nehemiah Atkinson coached at the tennis center and inspired many New Orleanians including African-American adults and children to play tennis.

Keywords: Garden District, reasonable rate, comfortable and relaxed quarters, on the Mardi Gras route, close to tourist attractions and minutes from French Quarters and famous restaurants and shopping district.

More Details

Owner
Steven
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017

Amenities

Touro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2 full baths and one half bath - toilet and vanity.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Twin rollaway bed is also stored in the closet
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 3 queen , 3 queen sofa sleepers in the living areas & 1 daybed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) air mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Propane equipment for boiling seafood and etc,

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

The General is centrally located in Uptown New Orleans.
average rating of 4.68 based on 25 reviews
5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Great house with good things in walking distance

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Washington, DC
4

Cozy, spacious, and equipped place that reminds u of home. It captures the feeling of New Orleans.

  • 4 of 5

Everything you can think of you have access to in the house. The decorations are beautiful and there is more than enough room. It's in a good location very close to canal st. I had a wonderful trip. I will visit again.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, please come again.
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5

The house was very spacious with true charm.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Steven's place. He was always available to answer any questions. The house fit 10 girls very comfortably! Would stay again or recommend to other travelers!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nashville, TN
5

Wonderful Stay at The General!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful weekend stay at The General house! We had a group of 11 ladies and we had plenty of room. The house has everything you need, and is secure with a security system. The home is a beautiful NOLA style home and is even prettier in person. The neighborhood is quiet and safe, as we walked a few blocks to many restaurants (Dat Dog, Sarita's, Freret St. Poboys and a ice cream place) down Freret St, and .5 mile down the road to the street car ($1.25 One Way or $3 Day Pass). Location is great, as we were able to Uber/Lyft everywhere. We had XL rides that would fit 6 in a vehicle, and it was around $15 each ride no matter where we went within New Orleans. The ride to the house from the airport is about a $50 Uber fare, but be aware that morning trips to the airport have high surge charges and can be expensive. If you are driving, there is available street parking but keep in mind the street is a one way street. Thank you Steven, we had a awesome time and highly recommend this property to others. We would stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks. I am glad you enjoyed your stay
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5

Amazing Stay at the General!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at the General! Steven was the nicest homeowner, and I really enjoyed all of my experiences with him. He was the most gracious host, and he was very accommodating. The house, while older as is typical of NOLA style, is in great condition. Steven also has everything you could need: unlimited pillows, towels, water bottles, etc. I would highly recommend this house to anyone, and you can walk to the Garden District easily.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks. I enjoyed you as well. Please come again.
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South Florida
5

perfect rental for a bachelorette weekend

  • 5 of 5

the pictures don't do this home justice! as soon as we arrived, Steven was there to greet us and show us around the house. it was GORGEOUS! we were there for Mardi Gras and the parades were within walking distance. we ubered everywhere else but couldn't ask for a better house for 6 girls to stay in. we each had our own beds and it was awesome having all the bathrooms to get ready in. the only con was there wasn't a full length mirror (which, as a female is needed) and to also watch out for parking violations. we parked in the driveway and still received a parking ticket b/c our expedition blocked the sidewalk. there is plenty of parking on the side of the street but the ticket cops are out in full force during mardi gras parades! I've already referred this home to another friend of mine who is planning her girlfriend's bachelorette! LOVED THE HOUSE! would def stay there again!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks. Sorry for the ticket. It's Mardi Gras time!!! The city needs the money.
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Rates & Availability

Touro House Rental Rates

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seasonal
Apr 26 2017 - May 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
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2 night minimum stay
$300
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $69
Property Damage Protection $79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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