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"Live Like a Local"~ Fabulous Uptown Home ~ 2 BR/2 BA, Walk to Streetcar 3 Blks

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Welcome to 'The Dryades House' in Uptown New Orleans ~ circa 1910

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Last updated: 04/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 bdrm, 2 bath home. Uptown New Orleans, Near St Charles and Parade Route

Welcome to 'The Dryades House', circa 1910! Located in a safe, residential uptown area, our home is near several famous New Orleans restaurants and just 3 blocks from the world famous St Charles Avenue and the St Charles streetcar (fare $1.25).

A streetcar ride down St Charles Ave takes you past majestic oaks and grand mansions to the French Quarter and Audubon Zoo. Magazine Street, with its stylish shops and restaurants, is a short walk or bus ride away.

The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is just 3 miles from the house, a quick 8 minute drive.

Note: Calendar (on right) reflects bookings/availability for our 2 bdrm, 2 bath home called "The Dryades House" only. For availability of the 1 bdrm, 1 bath unit next door called "The Dryades Suite", please see vrbo 376974.

This lovely historic home features three rental options for you!
# 1 ~ Reserve The Dryades House: 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Living room with new LazyBoy queen sofa bed with integral SlumberAir inflatable mattress, full Kitchen & Laundry. This part of the home sleeps up to 6 guests.
# 2 ~ Reserve The Dryades Suite: 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, mini-kitchen, plus Living room with new (2010) LazyBoy queen sofa bed with integral SlumberAir inflatable mattress. The suite sleeps up to 4 guests, but is ideal for a couple.
# 3 ~ Or, reserve both and sleep up to 10 guests!

When you arrive for your stay at The Dryades House, you will be welcomed by the inviting front porch of this traditional shotgun-style home. The home's recent renovation includes the addition of central air and heat, new kitchen & two updated baths in The Dryades House. There are still many lovely historic architectural details such as: 12 inch baseboards, transoms, hardwood floors, and 11 ft ceilings.

The interior walls are adorned by local art and photos of local sights. This is a typical shotgun-style house in which one room leads to the next room. There are two bathrooms in the Dryades House, each located just steps away from a bedroom. The living room is located at the front of the house, the kitchen, dining and laudry are located at the rear of the home. All you need to do is bring your clothes & groceries. The home is completely set up with all you’ll need to “live like a local”.

Here’s what you’ll enjoy in this lovely historic home:
• Free high speed internet access
• Central A/C/Heat
• Wood floors, high ceilings
• Free live streaming of Netflix movies
• Ceiling fans
• Beautiful architectural details
• Luxurious 420 thread count sheets
• Towels are also provided
• Homes are on water softening system
• All mattresses encased in protective cover.
• Terrific location! Quick access to New Orleans street car
• This is a smoke free vacation home
• Well-behaved pets allowed on a case-by-case basis with non-refundable pet fee

The Dryades House features:
~ Sleep up to 6 guests;
~ 2 Bedrooms + 2 Bathrooms;
~ Luxurious mattresses on both Queen beds (Vera Wang and Serta);
~ Plush sofa sleeper and chairs in living room, plenty of space to hang out and relax;
~ Flat screen cable TVs and DVD players in both bedrooms and den
~ FREE high speed internet access;
~ Dine-in kitchen (with pub-height table & 6 chairs) complete with full size refrigerator, vented stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster/convection oven, enclosed stacked washer/dryer;
~ Bath # 1 with tub-shower combination, plus new ceramic tile floor and beaded board wall behind vanity;
~ Bath # 2 features a shower with custom tile surround.

The Dryades Suite features:
~ Sleep up to 4 guests;
~ 1 Bedroom & 1 full Bath;
~ King-size bed with new 'Sealy Anson Cushion Firm Pillowtop' mattress in bedroom;
~ Clawfoot tub with shower (combo) in bath;
~ Living room with a new La-Z-Boy sofa, which converts to queen size sleeper with intregal SlumberAir inflatable mattress, plus cable TV;
~ Sideboard style mini-kitchen with coffee pot, toaster, microwave & mini-fridge.
~ Listed rates are for The Dryades House Only, renting the Suite incurs additional nightly fees, cleaning fee, etc.

Are you ready to book a wonderful vacation to New Orleans? If so, The Dryades House, The Dryades Suite or both are ready & waiting for you! Contact us today.

Keywords: New Orleans Shotgun Double, Creole Cottage, Bungalow,
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Manager

Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/17/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age to rent this property is 25 years old ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside the premises is permitted, please dispose of cigarette butts responsibly...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets allowed on a case-by-case basis. Reasonable pet fee applies...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sofa sleeper by LaZBoy...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • There are 2 lovely Queen beds, each features a plush and comfy mattress. The home feature a new La-Z-Boy queen sofa bed with integral SlumberAir inflatable mattress...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Flat screen TVs in each bedroom and living room...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Live streaming Netflix movies on demand - FREE!...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining table in the kitchen, seats 6...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air & heat...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full-size @ The Dryades House...moreless

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

    on street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full-size @ The Dryades House...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

    The Dryades House features a full kitchen - gas range, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, blender, coffee maker, toaster and electric griddle....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    gas range...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    This property features an inviting front porch where you can sit and watch the world go by.......moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 77 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jazz Festival
Apr 26 - May 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$399
Thanksgiving
Nov 16 - Nov 30, 2017
5 night min stay
$279
Christmas/New Yrs/Sugar Bowl
Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018
5 night min stay
$279 $299
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$180
$2,975
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Insurance $45
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

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Accidental Damage Insurance is already included in your quote.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 04/17/2017
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Location

Just 8 minutes to Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 3.1 miles;

Festivals & Activities: Mardi Gras, Jazz & Heritage Festival, French Quarter Festival, Essence Festival, Voodoo Festival, Bayou Classic, Sugar Bowl

 

Manager info

Sea and Sky Rentals

About: Photo above of the property's proud owners! Property is managed by Val and Renee Morel, Sea and Sky Rentals.

Why Uptown, New Orleans, LA, USA:
Fabulous Uptown location is just 3 blocks from the street car line at St Charles and Napoleon Avenues. Walk to many great establishments and scenic streets. Or, take the street car along St Charles Avenue and Canal Street. Under 10 minutes to the French Quarter, Downtown and the Convention Center.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Just 3 blocks from the street car. Short drive or ride to the French Quarter, Downtown, the Super Dome and The Convention Center.


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Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/17/2017

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Photos

  • Welcome to 'The Dryades House' in Uptown New Orleans ~ circa 1910

    Welcome to 'The Dryades House' in Uptown New Orleans ~ circa 1910

  • Den also features a large flat screen cable TV & reclining chair

    Den also features a large flat screen cable TV & reclining chair

  • House Bdrm #1 also features flat screen TV, elegant chair, dresser & mirror

    House Bdrm #1 also features flat screen TV, elegant chair, dresser & mirror

  • House Bdrm #2 ~ brand new Queen bed, pillowtop mattress, plush linens & cable TV

    House Bdrm #2 ~ brand new Queen bed, pillowtop mattress, plush linens & cable TV

  • House Bdrm #2 ~ You'll love the hi-ceilings, transoms, mantels & 12' baseboards

    House Bdrm #2 ~ You'll love the hi-ceilings, transoms, mantels & 12' baseboards

  • Spacious, light filled Kitchen is well equipped with modern appliances

    Spacious, light filled Kitchen is well equipped with modern appliances

  • The Dryades House & Suite ~ Lovely, historic details abound inside & out!

    The Dryades House & Suite ~ Lovely, historic details abound inside & out!

  • Suite - Queen-size sofa sleeper in the den

    Suite - Queen-size sofa sleeper in the den

  • Suite - Features a king-size bed and a sideboard with mirowave and, coffee maker

    Suite - Features a king-size bed and a sideboard with mirowave and, coffee maker

  • Another look at the Kitchen and Dining area

    Another look at the Kitchen and Dining area

  • Beautifully decorated Den features VERY comfortable furniture and cable TV

    Beautifully decorated Den features VERY comfortable furniture and cable TV

  • House Bdrm #1 ~ Brand new Queen bed, pillowtop mattress, plush linens & cable TV

    House Bdrm #1 ~ Brand new Queen bed, pillowtop mattress, plush linens & cable TV

  • Bath # 1 w/tub-shower combination, plus new tile floor and beaded board wall

    Bath # 1 w/tub-shower combination, plus new tile floor and beaded board wall

  • Another photo of the Den

    Another photo of the Den

  • New 2nd bathroom. Completed Dec 2009. Note the custom shower!

    New 2nd bathroom. Completed Dec 2009. Note the custom shower!

  • You can pack lighter with a full-size, stackable washer & dryer for your use

    You can pack lighter with a full-size, stackable washer & dryer for your use

  • Another photo of the Den

    Another photo of the Den

  • Suite ~ Den also features cable TV, reading lights, faux fireplace (non-working)

    Suite ~ Den also features cable TV, reading lights, faux fireplace (non-working)

  • Ahhhh..... the front porch! Relax on the porch and 'Live like a local!'

    Ahhhh..... the front porch! Relax on the porch and 'Live like a local!'

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017

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