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Beautiful Large Home Near The Street Car Line And Mardi Gras Parades

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Newly renovated 4bd.rm.,2bth. with large formal din.rm.& stps from St. Car line

This beautiful newly renovated 4 bd. rm. 2 bth. home is located just steps from the Street Car line that can give you access to the French Quarter, Jazz Fest, Super Dome, Aquarium, the Convention Center, Harrah's Casino, Audubon Zoo and Audubon Park and much much more. It has a large formal dining rm. that seats 8. Large family rm. with a 50' flat screen Hi Def. TV with a Blue Ray DVD Player, DVR, gas fire place, leather sofa & love seat and leather chair with ottoman around a beautiful oriental rug on a hard wood floor. The beautiful fully stocked gourmet kitchen has old cypress cabinets and Granite counter tops and all stainless appliances Flat screen TV, with a built in ice maker for those cold drinks on real hot partying days. All of the bd. rms. have flat screen TV's, new mattresses on the beds and new oriental rugs on the newly finished hard wood floors. The large wash rm. has a new washer and gas dryer so that you don't have to go find a place to wash your cloths. Bd. rm. 1 has a King size bed, Bd. rm. 2 has a Queen size bed, Bd. rm. 3 has a Queen size bed, Bd. rm 4 has a Queen size bd. All Bd. rms., living rm., Kitchen, bkfst. rm. have ceiling fans for comfort. The whole house has a new Central A/C and gas heating system and wireless internet connection throughout. This home has custom made iron security bars on all of the windows and doors. This is a very safe part of the city but you can never be too safe. This house will keep you very safe while you are here on your stay in the big city of New Orleans. The front yard also has a fence around it to keep people from wandering on to your front porch during parades and people just walking by. This fence is a real nice thing to have while a large bunch of people are in the area when you are sitting on the front porch enjoying the nice weather.

Also there is plenty of off street parking for up to 3 or 4 cars if needed. A 1 car carport is available.

Just take the Street Car to City Park, Audubon Park, Historical Cemeteries, Festivals, Museum's and short walking distances to well known restaurant's like Mandina's,Canal Street Bistro, Liuzza's, Katie's, Theo's Pizza, Brocato's and many more. Also Beautiful views in the surrounding areas. This house has never had anyone stay in it since the renovation has been complete. The Super Bowl is the first time it has been advertised for a vacation rental, everything is new and fresh. Enjoy it!

More Details

Charles Schech
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018

About Charles Schech

Local self employed married couple. Owner is in the HVAC service business, builder and rental of residential and commercial property.

Charles Schech purchased this house in 1923

Why Charles Schech chose Mid-City

This property was purchased in 1923 by the owner's great grandfather because he loved the close proximity to down town and all of the conveniences of the area and right on the Street Car line, and for those same reasons is why I love the old 100+ year old home. That's why I had to completely renovate it and make it more cozy for me and you to stay in the beautiful city of New Orleans. This is my second home when I'm in town.

What makes this house unique

Easy acess to the French Quarter, Casino, grocery stores and restaurants and did I mention the Street Car line.


Mid-City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Nice large 5ft. marble shower w/granite sink, & 22' TV.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Has 22' TV hung on the wall.
  • Both bath rms. are fully stocked with all linen, and soap, and flat screen TV's on the wall.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large bd. rm with a closet, TV armorer and a 32' TV
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Nice Bd. rm. with a closet and a 32' TV in an armorer.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Has a closet and a 32' TV on top of the chest.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Nice bd.rm. with closet and a 26' Flat screen TV on a chest.
  • All bd. rms. have a flat screen TV. and high ceilings with ceiling fans.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 2 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • roller blading
  • tennis


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Beautiful Large Home Near The Street Car Line And Mardi Gras Parades
average rating of 4.9259257 based on 27 reviews

Great home

  • 5 of 5

Quiet area with lots to do close by. You can see trolley stop from living room window. Spacious home. Will stay again when visiting New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Mardi Gras Fun

  • 5 of 5

This house fit our family's needs perfectly. Several ladies in our group participated in the Iris Parade on Saturday before Mardi Gras. The house provided us quick and easy access to the Riverfront Hilton where our Iris group met. That evening the family was able to gather and enjoy the Endymion evening parade one block for the house. The house was very clean and well stocked. The owner met us personally to the tour the home when we arrived. This home's biggest plus is it's location, convenient to the street car, restaurants, French Quarter and Riverfront. We will definitely consider staying at this home again.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great placement to all the amenities for our stay in New Orleans!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of eight people and all were more than satisfied with the arrangements! The home was in an ideal location for us with the Cable Car line less than a block away. From here, travel was very easy for us. Also, several stores were within walking distance...two to three blocks. Though we had a car in reserve, we only needed it to reach a particular restaurant that we wanted to have dinner at on one particular night. Also, drove to the air-boat location for the fun ride in the swamp area. The house was extra nice and all the guests were very pleased with the location. Mr. Schech was very congenial and wanted us to call him with any problems, concerns, or distractions. Thank you to Mr. Schech for an amazing visit to the New Orleans area and all the fanfare! Our trip was capped off with a ride on the Natchez Steamboat in the Mississippi River and a Swamp ride on an air-boat to view the wildlife as well as the flora and fauna and ....particularly alligators, and we were not disappointed! Overall, a five star accommodation! We would recommend this rental to any and everyone!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Charles louisiana

Highlight of a perfect NOLA weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Where to start?! House is more spacious than it seems in pictures. It has been furnished with design and comfort in mind. The kitchen has all you need to prepare complete meals. And the location was PERFECT for access to restaurants and street car. Theres absolutely NO comparison between hotel rooms and staying here; lounging in living room after fun time in city, relaxing in dining room after breakfast (loved the spacious dining room-MY FAVORITE part of house!). We used the close-by streetcar for all our getting around. Unless we were walking to nearby Brocato's or Katie's. Rave reviews from all four couples who stayed!!!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am soooo Happy that all of my efforts in the decorating and remodeling of this 100 yr. old home has been loved and appreciated by your family and friends. That just makes it all worth it. Thanks so much for the kind things you said and I hope you will come back soon.
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful, the pictures don't it justice! The diner beside the house has an amazing breakfast menu. Great location with easy access to streetcars.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of 10 people who went to New Orleans for VooDoo Fest. The description of the house is totally accurate - it's a beautiful, clean home with lots of space. The house is in a great, safe location near lots of restaurants and stores plus it is right down the street from the street car line. We went to The Canal Street Bistro down the street from the house a few times for breakfast and would definitely recommend it! Charles was very accommodating and helpful! I would stay here again and would recommend it to anyone looking for a place to stay in New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Louie Armstrons, New Orleans Int. Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Mandina's Rest.& Bar, and Katie's Rest. & Bar
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
canal st. ferry
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Spirit of N. O. Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Mandina's, Katie's, Canal St.Bistro,Theo's Pizza
Nearest Beach
45 Miles
Mississippi Gulf Coast
Car: not necessary

This house is located just steps from Canal St. and the Street Car line. You don't even need a car to get around, just hop on the Street Car and travel around the whole city. Go to the Audubon Zoo, Audubon Park and many fine eateries and shopping along the way. See several Mardi Gras Parades along Canal St. and just sit on the front porch and watch or walk over to the edge of Canal St. to catch a pile of Beads and have your own bth. rm. and Kitchen right near by. All of New Orleans Festivals, Parties,and activities can be reached by the Street Car witch runs just steps from your front door on Canal St. Also joining my property right next door is the Canal St. Bistro, a great place to dine. We are proud to be located just across the street from the beautiful historical property and gorgeous manicured grounds of the Schoen's funeral home fronting on Canal St. This is one of the safest areas in the N. O. area.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $800
Cleaning Fee $175

A cleaning fee of $175.00 will be added to any and all rental fee's. A $800.00 damage deposit will apply, and will be returned at the end of your stay if there is no damage to the property. Check out time will be at 12:00 pm noon.
For all other special events different from what is listed contact the owner for rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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