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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-6)

Wonderful family house fully furnished with all the amenities that you would expect in your own home. Built in 1904 and beautifully restored. Home has nice architectural details such as original plaster moulding, heart-pine hardwood floors, french doors opening to a wonderful porch where you can sit and enjoy a cup of coffee and experience new orleans like a new orleanian !!! Charming home in a classic neighborhood that is convenient to so many attractions such as Audubon park/zoo/golf course/tennis courts. The st. charles ave. street car is a short 3 block walk. Historic Magazine st. is only 6 blocks. Very convenient area with easy access to uptown (Tulane & Loyola universities), carrollton/riverbend, downtown/warehouse district & the historic garden district and french quarter. Hundreds of restaurants within a few minutes. The bedrooms are independent (THIS IS NOT A SHOTGUN HOUSE) and there is a sofa bed which allows for 2 more to sleep (house sleeps 6 total). washer/dryer is inside for your convenience. Home has a fully equipped kitchen with all appropriate cooking utensils, microwave, coffee pot and blender.

Keywords: Single family home/duplex.

More Details

Stephen Ehlinger
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About Stephen Ehlinger

owner and a licensed realtor in the state of Louisiana. He was born and raised in New Orleans and owns several properties in the New Orleans area. He is a renovator and developer of several real estate projects. Steve is very knowledgeable of the real estate inventory and can help you find the perfect property whether it be for rentals (long and short-term), purchases or your own development.

Stephen Ehlinger purchased this house in 2002

Why Stephen Ehlinger chose Uptown-Carrollton

This property was chosen as a personal residence by the owner. It was totally restored to the highest standards using top-of-the line materials. Owner has moved out and is using the property for short-term and long-term rentals

What makes this house unique

This property was built in 1904 and is located in a prime area of uptown new orleans. directly across the street from a very old and popular grocery store which has everything you need for your stay. fabulous pre-cooked meals that you can pop into the microwave for your convenience.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My husband and I have been married for 10 years and have 3 young children, 6 yrs.,4 yrs., and 1 yr. we have had the pleasure of staying in countless B & B's, VRBO's and cabins. This property is hands down a 5-star experience. All the sheets, towels, linens, pillows and kitchen equipment are brand new. The house is as clean as it can be and best of all, it is clutter-free. Simply elegant and not meant for the Bourbon Street Rebel Rouser. True New Orleans Architecture. Great location!,
Dec 2011
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Uptown-Carrollton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
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  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis
very nicely furnished. House has very unique architectural details including original plaster mouldings, pickled heart-pine hardwood floors, 11 ft. ceilings. House is situated on a large 60' x 135' fenced lot with an nice outdoor kitchen.


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(47 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.7234044 based on 48 reviews

Historic, gorgeous home

  • 5 of 5

This house is a nice location. Grocery across the street made breakfast easy. Large rooms, nice furniture and awesome art. We enjoyed the outdoor space. Pictures do not do it justice.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely touch of New Orleans

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this home several years and it never disappoints. Conveniently located to St. Charles and Magazine Streets, many shops, restaurants and sites are within walking distance. The home owner is friendly, helpful and responsive. This is our "go to" house when visiting New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property !!

  • 5 of 5

Best part is the wonderful grocery store across the street. Great fresh food slections...we bought ahead and had our black eye peas, cabbage and cajun dishes, sides and a day of relaxing and football. We will def rent on future trips.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shabby chic

  • 4 of 5

I would say that the last reviewer nailed it...a little shabby chic. The house is terrific. Great details architecturally and nicely decorated. Location terrific and loved the market across the street..and just short walk to Whole Foods and Magazine Street. Ok here are the hiccups: missing light bulbs in dining room chandelier so ran a across street to get 3. No light bulb in terrific master bath shower so a bit dark, knobs coming off stove and need new teflon frying pans that aren't missing teflon coating. Finally must remove shredded flag that greets you at front door! Could mention a few more things but would feel it was not in Holiday spirit. After saying all this I would return if family were with us as it does work well with kids.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location House Needs Fixing Up

  • 3 of 5

We had a great time at this house because it is big and we did Thanksgiving there with our extended family.

This house could be really terrific as it has wonderful bones and a superb location. Yard is big and has an exterior kitchen but when we arrived it was dirty and unkempt looking. The interior was much cleaner but if you open the kitchen cabinets there was a layer of grime and disorder that made me feel a bit uncomfortable.

When I rent out my houses I always put all personal stuff locked away and make sure that all cabinets are extremely organized and orderly. No sticky funk on the surfaces, no dirty napkins shoved in a drawer nor half drunk liquor bottles hurled in the cupboard.

The dining room and exterior porch need attending to. Paint chipping and dead plants are not welcoming.

However there are good TV's in every room, nice clean towels, shampoo provided and the owner did come and clean the outside when asked.

For this place to get to 5 stars one would need to repaint, upgrade some of the furniture and really steam clean the interior big time.

The outside need two serious days of gardening and the rubbish (old defunct chairs) cleaned out.

The owner is nice and I do hope he'll put some more effort into this lovely home.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the info Doni. I intend to address all of these issues. The reason for the dead plants is that I received two water bills upwards of $1000 which we think is due to the automatic sprinkler system. We cannot find any leaks and the water board has been promising an investigation for over 5 months. We have had to shut down the sprinkler system as a result. I will have the cleaning crew work on the cabinets and other issues as soon as we have a break in occupancy. We will do everything possible to bring this property up to 5 star status as we want every guest to have the best experience possible! Thanks so much! Stephen
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wonderful property, wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

Incredible location with lots of amenities! Like walking across the street for groceries and down the block to a liquor store or two blocks to the streetcar!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cafe Du Monde
Bourbon Street
The French Quarter
Jackson Square
House of Blues
Aquarium Of The Americas
Mother's Restaurant
Audubon Zoo
Saint Louis Cemetery #1
Pat O'Brien's
Mardi Gras World
New Orleans City Park
National World War II Museum
Audubon Aquarium
Napoleon House Bar & Cafe
New Orleans Arena
St. Charles Streetcar
Parkway Bakery & Tavern
Haunted History Tours
Royal Street
Audubon Insectarium
Prytania Theatre
Pat Obrien's Piano Bar
Port of Call
Frenchmen St
New Orleans Botanical Gardens
Arnaud's Restaurant / French 75 Bar
Mr. B's Bistro
Algiers Ferry
Cafe Du Monde
K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen
Galatoire's Restaurant
Camelia Grill
Audubon Park
Audubon Park Golf Course
Audubon Clubhouse Café
Magazine Street
Vincent's Italian Cuisine
La Crepe Nanou
Upperline Restaurant
Gautreau's Restaurant
Clancy's Restaurant
Commander's Palace
Pascal's Manale Restaurant
Casamento's Restaurant
Central Grocery Company
Dick & Jenny's
Fat Harry's
Maple Street Book Shop
Domilise's Po-Boys & Bar
Emeril's Delmonico
Lebanon's Cafe
Cochon Restaurant
Crescent City Steak House
Ruth's Chris Steak House - New Orleans
Superior Seafood
The Davenport Lounge
Katie's Restaurant & Bar
The Ruby Slipper Cafe
GW Fins
Harrah's New Orleans
LA Thai
Tulane University
Loyola University: Main Ofc
Tipitana's Uptown
Dos Jefes Uptown Cigar Bar
Natchez Steamboat
Feelings Cafe
Liuzza's Restaurant & Bar
Liuzza's by the Track
Cafe Degas
French Market
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
The Lake Front
Preservation Hall
Jacques-Imo's Cafe
Irene's Cuisine
Cooter Browns Tavern & Oyster Bar

historic french quarter, fine dining and shopping. convenient to Audubon park, aquarium of the Americas, riverboat cruises, audubon golf course, st. charles ave. streetcar line, magazine st. sho[pping, Tulane and Loyola University, New Orleans Fair grounds and Jazz festival/ french quarter festival and lots more!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 11.0%

30 day minimum rental (city ordinance) call for special requests and events, Bed &Breakfast rates,etc.
The base rate is $350/day with a three-night minimum. Rates are higher for ALL special events and holidays. Please call or email for quotes.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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