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Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english, german

Luxurious Guest House in a perfect location!

18 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


New Orleans Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Private 2 Level 1 Bedroom House, Perfect Location

Impeccably restored, utterly charming & very private two story historic guest house offers spacious bedroom with king sized bed, flat screen TV, & French doors opening to balcony. The bath is modern & pristine with tub and shower. First floor living space offers a comfortable sofa, flat screen TV, antique bar with small fridge, icemaker, microwave & coffeemaker. Outside your doors awaits a lovely private landscaped patio offering a quiet place to plan the next day's activities and review photos of today's escapades!

We welcome you to one of the loveliest blocks of the French Quarter - the guest house is located right behind our home. There's plenty of celebrity watching nearby if that intriques you - and you are just blocks from world class restaurants and great jazz clubs. Harrah's Casino, the Super Dome, the New Orleans Arena, the Aquarium, Mississippi Riverboats - all await you. Antiques shopping, visits to art galleries and museums can fill your days. It's a quick cab ride to the New Orleans Museum of Art and the world-class Besthoff Sculpture Garden. We look forward to making this a perfect French Quarter vacation of your dreams!

The Vieux Carre' Commission was so impressed that they awarded and plaqued the property for 'Outstanding achievement in the field of historic restoration'! You are in for the best of both worlds - the feel of historic New Orleans with contemporary comfort.

Check in is at 3:00 p.m., checkout is 11:00 a.m.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Christine (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks: english, german


based on 18 traveler reviews

Luxurious Guest House in a perfect location!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews


  • 5 of 5


  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Lynn - we are so glad that you were happy with the guest house. Please come back! Gunter and Evelyn Preuss
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Clarksville IN USA

Beautiful luxury at its best!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely relaxing time at the guest house! Highly recommend this beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! We loved having you visit - please come back any time. Evelyn and Gunter Preuss
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What a find!

  • 5 of 5

There are MANY VRBO's in the Quarter - - we selected this one primarily due to the pictures and location. It was perfect! Everything you read in other reviews is 100% accurate: very private, separate entrance, safe, and close to everything!

I will definitely stay again...very romantic, clean, and absolutely wonderful!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks SO much for your kind review. Please do come back any time - you were delightful guests - we know that the time passed too quickly. Thank you again for your business. We appreciate it very much. Cheers, Evelyn and Gunter Preuss
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Tupelo, MSW


  • 5 of 5

Agree on the other praises you will read. Close to all the things to see. Within a four or five block walk. Was nice to walk back to a "neighborhood" feeling from all the rest of the French Quarter to the west. The side entrance is very nice and private. You can come and go as you wish. Had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Steve and Vivian! We hardly knew that you were here - but we're so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We'd love to see you again in the future. Thank you for the kind review. Gunter and Evelyn
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Beautiful Accomodations

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with this guest house. It is clean and very elegant. Wonderful bed and bathroom. Great A/C which is imperative in New Orleans! The house is located at a quiet end of the French Quarter so you can get away from the crazy when you've had enough. The owners were very gracious and kind as well. I would highly recommend this house to anyone who is at all discriminating. You'll be very pleased.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words - we loved having you and hope that you'll come back some day. We especially thank you for your patience while that plumbing issue was being repaired - you couldn't have been nicer! Evelyn & Gunter
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  • 5 of 5

All of the praise you read in the reviews are spot on. Pictures are great, but in person, even better! It was very private and quiet, yet close to all the action. Have stayed in other VRBOs in the last several years and none have ever been quite this elegant and included amenities not always provided or even thought of. Evelyn and Gunter are the best! Thank you for sharing with us!!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You two were such delightful guests - thank you very much for your kind comments. Please come back and visit again - any time!
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
French Quarter to Algiers, LA
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrack Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Mona Lisa Restaurant, Royal Street
Car: not necessary

This exquisite historic guest house is located in the heart of the French Quarter, just blocks from the French Market and Mississippi River. It is located on a quiet residential street just blocks to all that the Quarter offers! Choose from fantastic restaurants, bars, shops, and world-class music.


Rates & Availability

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Summer Rates
Jun 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Mardi Gras 2017
Feb 22 2017 - Mar 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Cancelation accepted up to 30 days before arrival.

Payment is due at time of reservation. We accept cashier's check, money order, or payment through Paypal, using your credit card or bank account.

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New Orleans Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Beautifully renovated and modern tile bathroom with tiled tub and shower, pedestal sink. Bath towels, hand towels and washcloths are provided, as well as some toiletries.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Spacious bedroom, hardwood floors, area carpet, flat screen TV, DVD player, with French doors opening to private balcony.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
There is a private entrance to this guest house from the street. It's a very quiet home, yet just blocks in any direction to all the action and fun that represents the French Quarter of New Orleans! A local 'corner market' called Verti Mart is steps away for any beverages and snacks you might want, even good wines! It's cash only (there's an ATM inside), and if you go toward the back - you'll see the extensive menu. Open almost 24 hours.

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