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Amid Luscious Garden, Surrounded by the City

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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

In the luscious garden of a gated home, in the middle of the city, across the splendid Coliseum Square and it’s waterfall lulling you to sleep lies this wonderful garden home.
The owners, an artist couple, have carefully thought out every detail to provide luxurious, comfortable living in this gracious garden home. Their 400 sq ft studio converted into a large elegant and comfortable suite for 2. Equipped with a queen-size mattress with luxury cotton linens, full bath with shower and all linens and toiletries supplied. A cook’s kitchen supplied with all basics and more, all new appliances and washer/dryer and large HD flat TV.

Nestled in a beautifully landscaped courtyard with fruit trees, scented trees, and flowers and sculptures by local metal artists. Have your morning coffee seated in one of the several sitting and leisure areas throughout, while enjoying this extraordinaire courtyard or lay in the hammock in the lazy afternoon, under the palm tree before heading back to the active city.

At the heart of New Orleans lies this gated home, a refuge nestled in the vibrant Lower Garden District. Located across from the magnificent Coliseum Square Park and intimately connected to everything... the mansions and gardens of the Lower and Garden District, the Arts and Warehouse District with all the museums, art galleries and finest restaurants, the adorned tree-lined boulevard of St. Charles and it's famous Streetcar.

Shopping at Magazine Streets, antique shops, art galleries, bespoke clothiers, artisan jewelers, potters, coffee shops and fine eateries is just blocks away.
Second Line Studios is at walking distance.
The French Quarter and shopping of Royal, Riverwalk and Canal Place, the Convention Center and the Port of New Orleans are within a mile, all walk-able.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 years old minimum...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely no smoking inside.Smoking abatement charge of up to $500.00...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Modern queen mattress with luxury bedding linens. According to the season it will be decorated with a goose down feather comforter or a delicate cotton throw. Plenty of closet space for hanging and for folding the clothes....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Single sink, reasonable storage and fluffy cotton towels

Entertainment

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Scenic&Historic Walking. Surrounded by the finest galleries, most celebrated restaurants & legendary museums. In between the French Quarter’s and the Garden District, extremely rich history....moreless

  • Monument View:

    A walk in the New Orleans is a walk into the past. Notable and charm edifices distinctive of the old and new skyline. A mesmerizing view during a foggy day in the Coliseum Park...moreless

  • Village:

    Captures those wanting to live in the placid side of downtown. Artisans, local markets, fine eateries & shops are few of it's treasures...moreless

  • Water View:

    The Old Mighty Mississippi River is blocks away. You may hear the cruise ships whaling in compass with the rattle of the carriages....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Comfortable and efficient. Seats 2 on stools......moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Linens Provided:

    Luxury Cotton Sheets ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Super comfortable sofas, art work all through the place...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Luxury Bath Linens...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer Dryer Combo...moreless

Kitchen

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

    Efficient cook's kitchen, all new appliances. Fully equipped with cooking utensils, pots/pans, glassware, dinnerware and flatware ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basics...salt, pepper, spices & herbs, cleaning and much more. Please help yourself. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Medium size with ice maker SMILE...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric glass surface. Range oven with convection oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jazz Fest W2
Apr 30 - May 3, 2015
4 night min stay
$350
Summer
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$110
$700
Essence Festival
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
summer 2
Aug 1 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$110
$700
Mardi Gras 2016
Feb 4 - Feb 10, 2016
4 night min stay
$350
Jazz Fest W1 2016
Apr 22 - Apr 25, 2016
4 night min stay
$300
Jazz Fest W2 2016
Apr 29 - May 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$350
Essence 2016
Jul 1 - Jul 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$350
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$150
$1,050 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Louis Amstrong Interrnational Airport
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
On St Charles Avenue, famous and infamous, 3 blks
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Canal Street to Algiers
3.8 Miles
Nearest Golf
To English Turn Golf Country Club 8 mi. To Audubon
0.2 Miles
Nearest Train
Saint Charles Streetcar and Amtrak station 1 mile
0.3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Pontchartrain Expressway that merges to I-10 and 9
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Emeril 8 blks,Commander's 9 blks... many more

Car: Not Necessary

This exquisitely elegant and comfortable cottage is nestled in a beautifully landscaped courtyard with fruit trees, scented trees, and flowers and sculptures by local metal artists. Have your morning coffee seated in one of the several sitting and leisure areas throughout, while enjoying this extraordinaire courtyard or lay in the hammock in the lazy afternoon, under the palm tree before heading back to the active city.

At the heart of New Orleans lies this gated home, a refuge nestled in the vibrant Lower Garden District. Located across from the magnificent Coliseum Square Park and intimately connected to everything... the mansions and gardens of the Lower and Garden District, the Arts and Warehouse District with all the museums, art galleries and finest restaurants, the adorned tree-lined boulevard of St. Charles and it's famous Streetcar.

Shopping at Magazine Streets, antique shops, art galleries, bespoke clothiers, artisan jewelers, potters, coffee shops and fine eateries is just blocks away.

Second Line Studios is at walking distance.

The French Quarter and shopping of Royal, Riverwalk and Canal Place, the Convention Center and the Port of New Orleans are within a mile, all walk-able.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Greetings! We are Matilde and Gustavo, both visual artists. We came in 1999 to New Orleans for an exhibit of Gustavo and barely few hours later fell irrevocably in love with the city. We recurrently exhibit in Ariodante Gallery in Julia Street. Gustavo is a well-known artist and regularly shows abroad and other cities of the United States. That is one of the reasons we travel often.

Why the Owner Chose Downtown-CBD:
We lived in the French Quarter, then the Lower Garden District and found the perfect mélange of village, rural laissez faire and city life and entertainment. A walk in the afternoon by Magazine Street or hearing the fountain of the Coliseum Square at night is enough to fall in love over and over again.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The charm of our garden, the smells of the trees, Noche and Amber, both fixed cats live in the yard, wanting to hear the voices from our visitors while enjoying the luxury of this peace. By the way, Noche and Amber appreciate it immensely when you put some food out and fresh water for them. Food is always in a container outside the kitchen door of the main house.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish

 

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, spanish
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/27/2015
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