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Courtyard! Porch! Walk To Everything! Huge Side Of House!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Br/1 Ba (+ 2 Parlors!) Sleeps 6

Location: Perfect!

Colors: Fun!

Parking: Always easy!

Bedrooms: 2 (But Sleeps up to Six in the 1800 SF of Space)!

Baths: 1 Wonderful New Orleans Claw-footed Tub with shower.

Ceilings: 12 Feet High

Floors: Original Heart Pine

Pocket Doors: 9 Feet High, and Glide With a Light Touch!

Porch: 30 Feet Long and 12 Feet High (Just like the Ceilings)

Decor: Mod/Antique

Owner: Best Host/Landlord You Will Ever Have!

This wonderful, huge apartment with double parlors, your own private entrance, and shared courtyard (with fountain) is your gateway to the heart of one of the most beautiful and fascinating cities in the world.

More Details

Owner
Sabin Bokus
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, Working hard to improve my Spanish.
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

Why Sabin Bokus chose Central City/Garden District

This property represents the charm, architecture, history, romance, color, and vibrant nature of New Orleans, and is so well-located, that it allows one to have the best of all worlds: easy access to work and business, tons of urban fun, and quiet residential repose at the end of the day.

What makes this house unique

The pocket doors, original floors and molding, expansive porch, and exterior woodwork all allow you to feel like you have been a part of the city for generations, even if you are new to town.

Amenities

Lower Garden District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Old-Fashioned, Charming Claw-Footed Tub and Shower With Wand
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , BR2 Sleeps 2 Has Two Twins That Can Be Converted Into A King
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , BR1 Sleeps 2 or 3 Has A Queen And A Twin on the Side
    Parlor 2 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , This Big Parlor Has a Queen Sleeper Sofa That Sleeps Two
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
If you need anything, we are always just a text or phone call away from taking care of it... guaranteed!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(42 traveler reviews)

Courtyard! Porch! Walk To Everything! Huge Side Of House!
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 42 reviews
5

The Best Home in my Favorite City

  • 5 of 5

My group of 5 girlfriends and I loved staying here! The home was somehow ever bigger than the photos made it seem, and equally as beautiful! Everything in the kitchen was labeled and easy to find, which made cooking a breeze! The house is very walkable to Magazine Street, and a quick streetcar ride to the Quarter. We loved the courtyard, and even made s'mores back there one night! The beds were comfy, and there were lots of extra linens. There's even a little office space, which my friend loved, as she worked half the trip. Sabin was super communicative, and the lockbox with the key made it easy for us to come and go without having to coordinate schedules with each other. We would love to stay here again - great value for the money, and really made us feel like we were living in style!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review! I am so glad that you enjoyed our home. It means so mush to us, as we are very much personally attached to the true New Orleans character that it has. Thank you again, and you are always welcome back!
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Indianapolis
5

Holiday in New Orleans

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this property. We had plenty of room for all 5 adults and 1 child to spread out without feeling like we were on top of each other. Ate breakfast every morning on the patio, walked to WWII Museum and downtown. Lots of great places to eat. We didn't rent a car, but probably would next time for that many people. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare meals and the beds were comfortable. Since the weather was so nice, we spent quite a bit of time at City Park. I wish we had had more time to explore that area - what a great park. Everything was exactly as Hunter described so there were no surprises. Definitely a place to revisit!

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jamestown, RI
4

Home with the spirit of NWALLINS.

  • 4 of 5

This home is a typical example of New Orleans shotgun style architecture with 4 rooms, front to back, parlor to kitchen. The neighborhood is near the boundary between the Lower Garden District and the Warehouse District, an area that is going through a renewal. The sidewalks are a bit rocky but the atmosphere is comfortable. It is a short walk to Magazine Street, a location with miles of characteristic shops. The street car line is a fair walk (1/2 mile or so) away, transportation into other districts such as the French Quarter. The house itself is a bit run down, but clean and we found it comfortable as a living space. The kitchen is well provisioned, linens plentiful, and bed comfortable. There is a little courtyard in back that we accessed for breakfast and grilling. The owner was easy to contact, full of useful information, and quickly responded to requests for items, including making an immediate repair of an issue when he was notified. The bedrooms are both upstairs and the bathroom is downstairs (as we were warned), making this problematic for some who would find this a challenge. I would recommend this place to most of my friends but not to those with bad knees.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous home in a beautiful area of Nola - Perfect location for our family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The photos of this home are beautiful and in person, the home is even more gorgeous, if that's possible. Staying at this home in the Garden District really became a special part of our New Orleans experience, just as much as all of the beautiful sites we visited and amazing meals we enjoyed. We had a car, but we never even used it. We enjoyed an easy 10-minute walk each morning to the "Hop On/Hop Off" bus stop or the Street Car stops, both nearby. We had incredible meals in the area too. The home owner, Sabin, really goes above and beyond to make sure you're comfortable and have everything you need. He wants you to enjoy this beautiful city and gives so many great suggestions and tips for your stay. This was the perfect home for our family vacation to New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well, I am extremely pleased to see how much you enjoyed yourselves. That is certainly my goal. I do indeed love New Orleans, love this house, and take great pride in sharing it all with folks. Thank you so much for the praise! I hope you come back. You will be most welcome!
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5

Experience New Orleans living at its finest!

  • 5 of 5

Staying at this house gives you the true feeling of New Orleans. Loved the warm NO colors of purple, yellow and orange. Went with my mother and two sisters and had a fabulous time. Backyard courtyard with fountain is adorable and enjoyed sitting on the front porch watching the people go by. Convenient to most everything we wanted to see. Our host could not have been more helpful, extremely responsive and full of information of things for us to see and places to go. Had a wonderful time at the French Quarter, the WWII museum, the Carousel bar and listening to all the street musicians. The food in NO is fabulous also! If you have a car, would definitely also recommend a drive out to see a few plantations, highly recommend the Laura plantation.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you need for a great trip and more!

  • 5 of 5

Just stayed in this adorable house with two girlfriends of mine and it was totally perfect for our girls trip to NOLA. First off, the photos here don't do it justice (even though they are great). The charm and coziness of the place is extremely welcoming and a wonderful place to call "home" after going out and exploring the city. The decor and furniture are very thoughtful, artistic and comfortable. Amazing high ceilings and artwork throughout.

The location was awesome. Quiet street, felt very safe walking home at night. Close to all the fun stuff on Magazine street and easy enough to hop on a bus or street car to get over to the French Quarter. Great local coffee joint (HiVolt) is a few minutes away. The owner actually recommended that coffee place and a bunch of other really good suggestions. Super helpful and a great communicator the entire process. He sent us a huge pdf with info on everything nearby and stuff about the house, etc. Never had any unanswered questions or needed anything.

The bedrooms were comfortable. Very nice to have a bed for each of us (3 women) which is hard to find in an affordable rental house. Would also be a great fit for a family or two couples. LOVED the charming back patio area with fountain and table/chairs for drinking a glass of wine at the end of night or sipping your coffee in the morning. Would definitely stay here again in a heart beat!

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed everything! I certainly do try very hard to make everyone's stay as pleasant as possible, and make sure folks have a good experience in New Orleans. It is extremely important to me. I hope that you will come back in the future. You will be most welcome! Thank you so much for the thoughtful words.
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
New Orleans International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
The Bridge Lounge, Mojo Coffee, etc...
Nearest Ferry
1.7 Miles
Algiers Ferry/Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Audubon Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
St. Charles Streetcar
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-10
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Dijon, Annunciation, HiVolt, Cochon,
Nearest Beach
75 Miles
Mississippi Gulf Coast
Car: not necessary

Are you kidding? Everything in New Orleans!

Call me! I will help you discover it all!

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Rates & Availability

Lower Garden District House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
French Quarter Fest
Apr 5 2017 - Apr 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$395
$1,900
 
 
Jazz Fest
Apr 26 2017 - May 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$450
$2,700
 
 
Tulane and Loyola Graduation
May 11 2017 - May 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
$395
$1,900
 
 
Essence Fest/4th Jul
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
$350
$1,900
 
 
Xmas/Sugar Bowl/New Years
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$375
$2,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$295
From
$305
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,750
$5,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Property Damage Protection $59

100% refund if cancelled by 30 days before stay.
Rates flexible depending on length of stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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