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Romantic Cottage Pool & Chapel 1 Block to Audubon Park

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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

New Orleans, the great southern city that is famous for Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest, can be enjoyed without leaving the comforts of home behind. Luxuriate in a deluxe Master Bedroom Suite, which contains a two person bathing well, double sinks, seated vanity table, bidet and glassed in shower. A separate guest bedroom contains a queen bed, seated vanity table and mirrored double closet. A separate private white marble bath features a shower/slipper tub combo and pedestal sink with beveled glass window. A large den contains queen sized pull-out sleeper couch, a piano and a full sized office work area. There are four TVs throughout, two of which are HDTV.

Cook at home in a fully modern dine in kitchen which seats 6 people (remodeled completely June 2013) around the table and four more at the dining island. Serve in the formal dining room which seats 8. Or cook in our party chapel with a formal dining area which also seats eight. If you prefer, use the barbecue or smoker outdoors in the fenced backyard. Multiple tables and chairs are poolside.

Lounge around the pool, swim or do laps in the privacy of our large backyard.

Secure your car with off street parking on premises and use public transportation to access all the great music and exceptional food that New Orleans and its famous chefs and musicians have to offer. Walk to shopping including Whole Foods, Chicos, coffee shops, books stores or whatever. All amenities are within walking distance.

Visit your student at Tulane, Loyala or Newcomb, without having to move your car.

Walk to Audubon Park or along the Mississippi River from the house. Audubon Park contains, a stable, golf course, Bird Sanctuary, the New Orleans Zoo and a 2.2 mile fitness course. All in the neighborhood, just two blocks away.

Washer and Dryer are provided. Dine in fine or casual restaurants within blocks.

Keywords: Extra large fenced in yard, 40' pool for laps and swimming, formal living and separate dining room, full entertainment kitchen, den with queen sleeper, 2nd kitchen in separate outside indoor/outdoor chapel pool house, secure off street parking, access to French Quarter by bus & trolley, Audubon Park, Zoo Stables and golf in walking distance. Walk to shopping including Whole Foods, Chico's, Cleaners, Walgreens,Fine & Casual Dining in neighborhood.


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2480 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    Crib sheets and blankets available, and crib rental services as well. Ask for info....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ensuite 2 person bath, shower, bidet, toilet, dual sinks...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Private with bath immediately across the hall...moreless

  • Den with sleeper sofa: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen pull out sofa - No Futons...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1) Queen Sleeper pulldown Sofa

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3

    Only has a vanity sink and mirror...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, bidet

    Double vanity sinks...moreless

  • Stained glass windows in bathrooms 1 & 2 - All high end modern appointments ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Two Person Bathing Well, Glass shower and Bidet in Master Bath Suite, TVs throughout, Bose sound systems throughout house, Stained Glass windows throughout house and in pool house chapel, sound system in chapel, private lap/swimming pool, double oven and warming drawer, microwave, fenced yard. Seated vanities in both bedrooms, Wine Cooler and Bar. Beverage Cooler, stove and sink in Chapel at poolside....moreless



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


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    kitchen table seats six and counter bar seats 4, Chapel seats 8 and poolside seats 12 ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Dual seating area with TV...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking for up to 3 cars with security gate...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private Drive...moreless

  • Telephone:

    (4) including 1 cordless unit...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Including pool towels in chapel...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New high efficiency washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee with insulated carafe is provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Suitable for chefs....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Multiple sets of dishes....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    New quiet dishwasher ...moreless

  • Freezer:

    SubZero Refrigerator/Freezer combo...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full cherry kitchen with Sub Zero fridge/freezer/ice maker, double ovens, heating drawer, 5 burner stove, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, etc....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Over the counter mount....moreless

  • Oven:

    Double ovens and warming drawer...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Paper goods and more than kitchen basics are provided. Ask for more details....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    SubZero Double door with ice maker function...moreless

  • Stove:

    5 burner stove, ...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    View of backyard, pool and chapel...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Poolside/chapel and near the house with ample seating...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Chapel poolside with formal dining in the interior...moreless

  • Golf:

    Clubs available by prior arrangement....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal and smoker. Turkey fry pots and propane by prior arrangement...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    2 bistro tables with 2 seats each...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    4' depth throughout with seating on 1 side. Whimsical mosaic alligators, fish, Waldo, tortoise and more...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jazz Fest Week 2
Apr 30 - May 4, 2015
5 night min stay

flat fee
Essence Fest/4th of July
Jul 2 - Jul 5, 2015
4 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$2,450 $8,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Setup & Cleaning Fee $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Louis Armstrong International
700 Metres
Nearest Golf
Audubon Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

Biking, skateboarding, jogging, walking, Audubon Bird Sanctuary, zoo, stables


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: My wife and I have an active lifestyle and love to travel. I am a retired Coast Guard Officer. My career took me to many wonderful places, including New Orleans on four tours. I guess the government decided that I needed to retire here and I agreed. I met my wife in a local establishment and have made this my home since. I love music, temperate weather, and great food, which abounds in this great City. Come on down and let the Bon Temp Roulez!

Why the Owner Chose Uptown-Carrollton:
This is our home when work travel allows. An opportunity to play out of doors year round made this an ideal location to have a home. Cooking and enjoying great music and dining in our backyard made New Orleans a logical place to settle. Access to the culture of a big city within 12 minutes driving from home makes an irresistible travel destination as well. Start everyday with a walk along the Mississippi and through Audubon Park. And you will see why this is the ultimate travel vacation spot.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lounge around our private pool, swim laps just float, or sun chapel/poolside, whatever tickles your fancy. Walk to any number of great restaurants, including Clancy's, Patois, Reginelli's Pizza, Frankie & Johnny's. Enjoy access to Tulane, Loyala or Newcomb Universities by foot. Go to the New Orleans Zoo, Audubon Golf Course, Audubon Bird Sanctuary, the stables, or the fitness course less than two blocks away. Never scramble for parking, just park on premise. Walk to Dos Jefes and listen to live music. Need more of a music fix, drive 5 minutes to the Maple Leaf or Titipina's , or venture 12 minutes all the way down to the famous French Quarter featuring Bourbon Street.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Formal Sitting Room

    Formal Sitting Room

  • Formal dining room

    Formal dining room

  • Kitchen


  • Butler's Pantry

    Butler's Pantry

  • Guest Bedroom

    Guest Bedroom

  • Pantry & Back Entry

    Pantry & Back Entry

  • Chapel


  • Chapel Windows

    Chapel Windows

  • Back Porch

    Back Porch

  • Chef Paul and Sous Chef Melissa

    Chef Paul and Sous Chef Melissa

  • Guest room vanity

    Guest room vanity

  • Chapel Poolside

    Chapel Poolside

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen Dining

    Kitchen Dining

  • Dining/Cooking Island

    Dining/Cooking Island

  • Stained Glass Tub Surround

    Stained Glass Tub Surround

  • Master Bath Bathing Well and Sinks

    Master Bath Bathing Well and Sinks

  • Pool and Chapel

    Pool and Chapel

  • Chapel by Night!

    Chapel by Night!

  • Front View

    Front View

  • Welcome from Chef Paul

    Welcome from Chef Paul

  • Dinner in the Poolside Chapel

    Dinner in the Poolside Chapel

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