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2BR 'Palmer' Apartment in New Orleans w/Old Southern Charm and an Updated Interior

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

New Orleans, Louisiana

**Reduced July 4th Rates**

Southern charm abounds in this relaxing light-filled New Orleans apartment in Carrollton. Located in a beautifully updated Victorian home, this rental property is situated along historic oak-lined Carrollton Avenue. This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment is one of six flats in a lovely historic home that has been faithfully restored to its original grandeur with a mix of the historic and the modern accents. You’ll love the wonderful views from your private balcony overlooking Palmer Park, a cozy living room with an inviting day bed, a flat-screen Cable TV, and WiFi. The master bedroom has a Queen-sized bed and a full closet while the second bedroom features a Full-sized bed and a stunning bay window. The heart of the home is a sleek kitchen with a large dining and lounging area. There is plenty of room here for family and friends to gather and pass an evening, host a dinner party, or settle in for a quiet dinner.

Prior to becoming a section of New Orleans, this area was a summer resort community where the well-to-do vacationed and enjoyed the shady woodlands, meadows and breezes from the nearby Mississippi river. Palmer Park hosts many community and cultural events. The last Saturday of every month the park comes to life during the Arts Market with tents of arts and crafts vendors, refreshments and live music. The St. Charles Streetcar - the oldest streetcar line in the world - runs directly past your accommodations, rolling on to destinations such as The French Quarter, Canal Street, The Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery. You’re also within easy walking distance of historic Oak Street and it's eclectic shops, boutiques, and various restaurants of all sorts, and local groceries/pharmacies - everything you need to enjoy your time in hospitable New Orleans.

Key Residence Features: 

- Historic Victorian building with updated interiors

- Full kitchen and dining area

- Prime location to explore New Orleans

Bedroom Configuration:

- Master Bedroom: Queen-sized Bed

- Bedroom 2: Full-sized Bed

Policies:

- No smoking

- Pets allowed with an additional fee

- Pet Fee: $20 Per Pet, Per Stay

- Must be 25 years or older to book

- No parties or large gatherings

- Additional fees and taxes may apply

- Discounted Monthly Rates Available

More Details

Property Manager
Owner / Property Manager
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for travelers. Our dedicated Travel Advisor Team is available 7 days a week and our simple online reservation system allows you to book securely with a credit card! Please feel free to call us at 1.877.818.1013.

Owner / Property Manager purchased this apartment in 0

Amenities

Central Carrollton Association Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Washer/dryer on premises.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Bedroom 2
  • Queen Bed (1) : One queen set in the Master bedroom, Double Bed (1) :One double sofa bed in the Junior bedroom, Twin/Single Bed: One day bed/sofa, deep and very comfortable for sleeping
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
Notes:
Washer /dryer on property. Smoking allowed on balcony.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

2BR 'Palmer' Apartment in New Orleans w/Old Southern Charm and an Updated Interior
average rating of 4.3103447 based on 29 reviews
4

Great location, house needs improvements

  • 4 of 5

S. Carrollton is one of the most beautiful streets in New Orleans, along with St. Charles. It is right on a trolly stop and within walking distance of some really good restaurants- one of them being the famous Camellia grill. However, the house itself could be improved. The kitchen and some of the rooms seem a little outdated and could benefit by increasing access to natural light and updating the appliances. It was very convenient to have parking for our car behind the house and not have to worry about carrying/losing our keys because the house is accessed with a code.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The NOLA Experience

  • 5 of 5

We've been to New Orleans several times prior to this trip but always stayed in hotels near the main attractions. We decided to live the life of a New Orleans resident for a weekend and were not disappointed. Walking into the apartment you feel like an uptown local. The place was clean and cozy with a southern rustic feel. The kitchen was a big enough for everyone to mingle comfortably with all the necessities of home. The den was small but we rarely spent any time there because of how many activities we had planned. The trolley station was very close to the property and ran 24/7 offering a great scenic view of the area. I was very impressed with how quickly the owner, Steve, responded to any questions we had. I will definitely be staying here again in the future.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location!!

  • 5 of 5

I loved that we could walk right out the front door and walk across the street to ride the streetcar that ran 24 hours. The place was perfect and everything we needed for our girls trip. There wasn't an iron inside of the property but as soon as I called Steve he told me where to locate in on the property. I love the fact that he answered when I called and was very nice. I will definitely be staying here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Mixed bag

  • 3 of 5

The apartment is in an old house. The bedrooms are very nice and comfortable with plenty of room for storage. The kitchen is dingy but adequate. The bathroom is old but clean and functional however the towels were old, some were stained and torn. The real problem is the living room. The couch is uncomfortable to say the least. I think it was really supposed to be a bed. Its old, smells and is ripped. The TV is small and the whole room needs a makeover in order to be a comfortable and appealing place to hang out. It was a convenient location for us and the fact that it is on the streetcar line is a bonus. I would not stay there again however. It is just too shabby.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We are sorry that your stay fell short of expectations. We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy the location of the property. Your feedback has been passed along to the homeowner, and they have informed us that they are taking action to make updates to the property. Thank you for traveling with us, and we hope to assist you again in the future. Best, The Evolve Team
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Beautiful apartment & location, but NEEDS BETTER CLEANING CREW! NASTY!

  • 1 of 5

We stayed from the dates of June 24-27 and were really excited about the apartment! The pictures and reviews online were great! We booked it several weeks in advance and thought it would be the perfect place for us! We arrived and the exterior was lovely, but the interior.. not so much! From stains on the walls in the bedrooms, to a nasty toilet and tub, and bugs in the bed! I had to go to the store and purchase toilet cleaner, tub cleaner, sheets, blankets, and pillows. The sheets did not look so clean, so I decided to look underneath and there were 3 dead bugs.. not sure what kind they were, but they definitely made me uncomfortable! I usually clean the shower anywhere I stay, but the toilet & bed & linens should be cleaned! The towels had stains in the bathroom, it was just very unclean! and it could not be this dirty from a week or so.. it showed nastiness like it had never been truly cleaned, the furniture also had stains! And the outlet in the bathroom does not work! You will have to do your hair elsewhere if you stay here.. On the plus side, we liked the keyless code entry, that the a/c kept the apartment cool in the front of the apartment (the back room stays hot), the owner did leave a basket with goodies in the kitchen, the kitchen was clean, and it is on the streetcar line (but, the very end of the streetcar line.. so it is a ways to downtown - which we liked, because of the scenery.. but it was HOT! and crowded.) We can not wait to come back to NOLA, but sadly we will not be staying here or at his 3BR rental. We were super excited about planning another trip in November and had planned to stay in the 3BR, but after this.. no way! I will find somewhere else, whether it is the Westin or another rental recommended by a friend! If you do not mind nasty bathrooms or bedbugs, this is the place to stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Villa Rica, GA
2

Pretty House, But needs a BETTER cleaning crew!

  • 2 of 5

This apartment is so pretty, if you can look under the uncleanliness. My family and I were really excited about our visit after reading the good reviews. We were excited for nothing! The tub and toilet were gross! I didn't even want to use the bathroom in the apartment. And after seeing that I decided to look under the comforters.. well I found bugs, they were dead but they were of good size. I'm not sure if the bed had bed bugs or what, but it grossed me out enough to go to the store and buy gloves, sheets and blanket.. I had to clean while on vacation! and pray that I didn't bring home bed bugs! I slept on the bed and it was not comfortable either.. it caved in. My parents said the queen size was not so bad, but it was very hot in the room. The walls, throw pillows, and furniture were all filthy with stains. It's ashame. I was planning on writing a recommendation on my blog and recommending friends, but I do not have much good to say. The kitchen was well stocked, but I did not use anything. The a/c worked good in the front of the house, which was nice to come in to from the NOLA heat.. My parents were hot staying in the back bedroom. The bathroom plugin did not work. Had to do our hair in the bedroom with no mirror. I liked that the doorknob was electronic and that we did not have to keep up with the key. The apartment is at the end of the streetcar line.. which takes forever to get to the city, but it was better than driving in the traffic. The other people that were staying in the other apartment were really friendly, but they said that they rented from Steve too and that they cleaned too. Hmm?? I was wanted to come back and stay again, but I will just stay elsewhere. My family was fine with the stairs, but I would not recommend this apartment for elderly people.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Steps from the St. Charles Street Car Line, Palmer Park, near Tulane and Loyola Universities

Other Activities: shopping, boating, parasailing, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, health/beauty spa, basketball court, miniature golf

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