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Private 5-Star Royal Street Home with Courtyard & Carriage House

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Last updated: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

French Quarter house description

Come stay on the main floor of a pristine, historic 1823 mansion in the heart of the French Quarter. With 14-foot ceilings, this flat is over 2,400 sq. feet with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. Step from gorgeous kitchen to back covered porch, patio and a stunning private New Orleans garden. A charming & comfortable carriage house in the rear of the garden with bathroom & kitchenette that sleeps 3 is also available, either additionally or separately. (See VRBO #353791 for carriage house listing and VRBO #633488 for a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom second floor with a 47 by 8 foot gallery on Royal Street.)
After July 15, 2014, a beautifully renovated SECOND floor of this historic property will be available for rent - 3 Bedrooms - a 40 foot balcony overlooking Royal Street - luxury throughout, sharing the same gorgeous garden and patio. Call me for details!

The main house offers:
* Master bedroom with King Bed
* Second bedroom with ensuite bathroom and twin bed
* Den with Queen size sofa bed

The carriage house offers:
* Queen bed
* Pullout sofa

This is the former home of actors Delta Burke (Designing Women) and Gerald McRaney (Simon and Simon, Major Dad), and it is decorated in a tasteful and festive Tuscan style. Near Ursuline St., you can sit on the front stoop for 5:00 cocktails and watch the world go by or walk anywhere in the French Quarter. The main floor parlor/living room features a bar with ice machine, large windows facing Royal Street, leather sofas, and a piano. Relax in a private garden with outdoor seating and huge covered porch featuring shade awnings to protect you from the midday sun. In the center of the courtyard garden is an ornate fountain stocked with lovely koi. Step inside from the back porch to a large stylish kitchen with copper pots hanging from 14-foot ceilings and a huge island with stools for meal prep and dining. There is also a pretty and festive formal dinning room for guests and a den/TV room featuring a big-screen TV and pull out sofa.
There are gas heaters in the garden and on the porch for cooler evenings - even an outdoor shower!

A three night minimum is required, and longer term stays can be discussed.This is our home, not a rental property, so we are looking for visitors who will respect and appreciate that. Please know that if you are considering staying here you will have the real French Quarter experience. Please call or write if you have questions or want to see more photos. This stunning home is for the discriminating few.



Keywords: Historic, mansion, garden setting, elegant, spacious

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed:

            Smoking allowed in lovely patio/garden area only....moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 5-8

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • This 5-star home is centered on one of the most beautiful blocks on historic Royal Street in the French Quarter; iron gate leads to back gardens with beautiful courtyard, fountain and large covered porch. The carriage house is 'tucked' in the back, surrounded by lush landscaped garden, brick walled privacy, and open to the entire large patio. Please see photos for details. VRBO 353791...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • VCR

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling

                      Dining

                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 5 people

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available:

                        Bring your computer - but fax and printer are here!...moreless

                      • Heating
                      • Internet:

                        Wifi available at the house....moreless

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room:

                        Large salon style with grand piano and lovely antique bar....moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Enormous kitchen with antique 'island' for cooking - or just sitting around with friends and drinks!...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator:

                        Modern and spacious....moreless

                      • Stove

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Gorgeous, private patio with magnificent landscaping, plenty of seating, fountain with Japanese koi....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

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                      4 night min stay
                      $775

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                      Last updated: 12/07/2014
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                      Location

                      • Cafe Du Monde

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                      • Bourbon Street

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                      • French Market

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                      • Natchez Steamboat

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                      • Pat O'Brien's Bar

                        "This bar was established in 1933 - prior to that, it was known as Mr. O'Brien's Club Tippera..."

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                      • Acme Oyster House

                        "An absolute favorite - after all, why come to New Orleans if you can't have fabulous seafood..."

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                      • National World War II Museum

                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Armstrong International Airport
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Algiers Ferry
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Amtrack Station
                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Pass Christian, Mississippi

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      While this home is on an elegant residential block, it is just steps to restaurants, clubs, shops, galleries and many historic attractions.

                       

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                      Speaks: english, spanish

                       

                      Photos

                      • Spacious dining room.

                        Spacious dining room.

                      • King-sized bed with sumptuous linens.

                        King-sized bed with sumptuous linens.

                      • Spacious, well-equipped kitchen. Ideal for entertaining friends while here.

                        Spacious, well-equipped kitchen. Ideal for entertaining friends while here.

                      • Cozy corner in the kitchen - great for reading.

                        Cozy corner in the kitchen - great for reading.

                      • More back porch furniture...

                        More back porch furniture...

                      • This classic fountain with koi is the centerpiece of this glorious garden/patio.

                        This classic fountain with koi is the centerpiece of this glorious garden/patio.

                      • Breathtaking living room - a delightful place to visit or relax.

                        Breathtaking living room - a delightful place to visit or relax.

                      • Charming antique bar.

                        Charming antique bar.

                      • It's a very comfortable den - sofa opens up to sleep two.

                        It's a very comfortable den - sofa opens up to sleep two.

                      • Elegant master bedroom.

                        Elegant master bedroom.

                      • Comfortable twin bed.

                        Comfortable twin bed.

                      • Classic wicker rockers & heater for cool evenings on back porch.

                        Classic wicker rockers & heater for cool evenings on back porch.

                      • For al fresco dining -

                        For al fresco dining -

                      • Fabulous carriage house, also available for rent-located behind the main house.

                        Fabulous carriage house, also available for rent-located behind the main house.

                      VRBO #348055

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 24, 2014

                      $775 per night (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                      Speaks: english, spanish
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                      • Calendar last updated: 12/07/2014
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                      Private 5-Star Royal Street Home with Courtyard & Carriage House

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