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On Magazine Street, Steps from Audubon Park and Zoo

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1 and 1/2 blocks from parade route, off-street parking, and next to Audubon park

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A stay at Park Place in beautiful uptown New Orleans means proximity to everything worth doing while there. We are on Magazine Street, are mere steps away from Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon golf course, and horse stables. Across the street is a bus stop (on a clean and very user-friendly bus system) to downtown/French Quarter. We are also walking distance to shops, restaurants, bars, and the world-famous streetcar line.

The home is a classic New Orleans style home in a safe neighborhood, surrounded by safe neighborhoods. This is a more low-key, family-oriented section of New Orleans full of great restaurants, unique shops, and lots of charm. The house is a renovated early 1900's elevated frame house with side hall, hardwood floors, crown molding, plantation shutters, plaster walls, front porch, back deck/courtyard, washer/dryer, and central A/C and heat. The home has never flooded due to the area and elevation.

The front porch is the highlight of the home, allowing for people-watching while sipping coffee and nibbling beignets in the mornings. The living area is equipped with doors that can open into the first bedroom if desired or can remain closed if privacy is a concern. It's a perfect place for lounging while watching flat screen tv, visiting with family/friends, or checking emails. Wifi, cable (STARZ movie channel is included). The first bedroom is furnished with a comfortable sleigh bed and black-out curtains. The second bedroom has 2 comfortable antique twin beds with matching furniture. Separating them is a newly renovated full bathroom with shower/tub combination. The side hall leads to a spacious, updated, fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, pantry, dishwasher, island that seats 2, and washer/dryer. Off the kitchen is a dining area that seats 4. Just through the door out the back of the kitchen is a deck with a table and seating for 4. Down the stairs is a furnished courtyard, perfect for having a glass of wine before dinner on a cool evening.

For those ready to enjoy the outdoors, Audubon Park is a wonderful place to enjoy a bike ride or brisk early morning walk. A walk through the park will land you on St. Charles Avenue where you could catch the streetcar (please don't call it a trolley – you'll be identified as a tourist immediately) to the World War II museum area, French Quarter, Downtown, Superdome area, or Carrollton area. Palmer Park in the Carrollton area hosts an outdoor art market the last Saturday of every month. Just behind the zoo is the Mississippi River levee which is great for biking, walking, lounging, and people-watching. A short walk down Magazine will delight you with the offerings of unique shops, art, and restaurants.

Mardi Gras parade Thoth passes just a few doors down on the Sunday before Mardi Gras. It's a wonderful family-frienty way to enjoy Mardi Gras in New Orleans!!

Once you're ready to hit the town, the world is your oyster.

Please no inquiries about rentals less than 31 days.

***By the way, I get push notifications on my phone when inquiries are made in order to be able to reply quickly to questions, so kindly refrain from sending inquiries between 11pm and 7am central time. Thank you for your consideration.***

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 year minimum age for renting adults...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have games and books that kids will enjoy during their stay. Audubon zoo which is walking distance from the house is a wonderful way for families to spend a day or 2 and also provides transportation downtown to the Aquarium of the Americas, IMAX, and the Insectarium. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well-behaved, flea-free dogs and declawed cats with responsible owners are welcome, but there is a $75.00 non-refundable fee to cover extra cleaning and pest control required. Back yard is fenced but is not guaranteed to contain your pet. Please keep your pet leashed, and kindly clean up after pets everywhere you go so that we can continue to offer this option. Dogs must be leashed and cleaned up after in Audubon Park, but it's a great place to take your pooch for a stroll. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    two twin beds, antique furniture, black-out curtains...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Lovely queen sleigh bed, antique furn, black-out curtains...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    recently renovated with luxury fittings...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • ***Pets and their owners are welcome at Park Place. Our fenced in back yard is a perfect solution for travel with your pet.*** Please note that our home is in a neighborhood and in close proximity to our neighbors. Please be respectful of the family atmosphere and keep noise at a minimum. We are fortunate to be in such a wonderful location and hope that the nature of the surroundings meet your vacation interests. If revelry is more your speed, you may want to consider other rentals closer to the French Quarter. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Roller Blading
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    This includes seating at island. There is a deck table just outside the kitchen with additional seating as well....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    one designated spot in front of house and plenty of street parking in area...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

    large updated and fully-equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, and access to back deck....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mardi Gras month
Feb 1 - Mar 3, 2016
31 night min stay

$4,500
spring months
Apr 1 - May 31, 2016
31 night min stay

$3,500
My Standard Rate
31 night min stay

$2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

We are only doing 30+ day rentals for the time being due to permit issues. Our monthly rate is listed (daily rate over 30 days is prorated). There are no exceptions to this rental arrangement. Please only inquire if you are interested in 30+ day rentals.

Check-in is 2pm and check-out is 11am


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
New Orleans International Airport
Uptown-Carrollton
Nearest Golf
Audubon Park Golf Club
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-10
Uptown-Carrollton
Nearest Restaurant
Audubon Clubhouse Cafe

Car: Not Necessary

A stay at Park Place in beautiful uptown New Orleans means proximity to everything worth doing while there. We are on Magazine street, are mere steps away from Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon golf course, and horse stables. Across the street is a bus stop (on a clean and very user-friendly bus system) to downtown/French Quarter. We are also and walking distance to shops, restaurants, bars, and the world-famous streetcar line.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: My husband and I went to school in New Orleans and fell in love with the city. Although our jobs brought us to Baton Rouge, we maintained our attachment to the wonderful diversity and uniqueness of the city. We found that having a weekend home there allows us to get back to the city we love!

Why the Owner Chose Uptown-Carrollton:
This property was perfect for us and our children. After much searching, we found this place on Magazine St right next to Audubon Park and Zoo with easy access to downtown and other areas. We hardly need a car when in town because there are wonderful restaurants and shops in walking distance. The neighborhood is safe and family-oriented, but is still full of interesting and fun things to do!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home has a fabulous back porch and a back deck. It's ideal for guests who want to enjoy the maximum benefits of New Orleans without of the hassle.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • 1 and 1/2 blocks from parade route, off-street parking, and next to Audubon park

    1 and 1/2 blocks from parade route, off-street parking, and next to Audubon park

  • living area showing doors which lead into master bedroom (option to open)

    living area showing doors which lead into master bedroom (option to open)

  • living area showing tv, entrance, and side hall

    living area showing tv, entrance, and side hall

  • master bedroom showing doors that can enter into living area (option to open)

    master bedroom showing doors that can enter into living area (option to open)

  • 2nd bedroom showing 2 twin beds and antique furniture

    2nd bedroom showing 2 twin beds and antique furniture

  • side hall that leads to 1/2 bath and kitchen (to left at the end)

    side hall that leads to 1/2 bath and kitchen (to left at the end)

  • seating area just off the kitchen and overlooking the backyard deck

    seating area just off the kitchen and overlooking the backyard deck

  • Courtyard area in rear of house with outdoor seating

    Courtyard area in rear of house with outdoor seating

  • closer straight-on shot of front, showing porch

    closer straight-on shot of front, showing porch

  • living area overlooking front porch

    living area overlooking front porch

  • master bedroom with closet, queen bed and antique furniture

    master bedroom with closet, queen bed and antique furniture

  • recently renovated full bath between 2 bedrooms

    recently renovated full bath between 2 bedrooms

  • view from 2nd bedroom looking out - showing toys/books and side hall

    view from 2nd bedroom looking out - showing toys/books and side hall

  • updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and island with extra seaing

    updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and island with extra seaing

  • back deck with table/chairs & storage shed with bikes taken from courtyard area

    back deck with table/chairs & storage shed with bikes taken from courtyard area

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 05/30/2015
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