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French Quarter Ambiance Without the Hustle and Bustle!

Bedrooms 7
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 7 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 14)

Located at 2408 Dauphine Street, the first thing you will notice on approaching the fully restored 1880's, 2-story frame Italianate house is the exceptionally fine wrought iron corn stalk fence at the front of the property (one of three known in New Orleans). The front of the house is a 3-bay, columned, double gallery with diamond motifs, decorative wrought iron railings, a recessed doorway, and cornice with paired brackets.

The interior has all the features of an American townhouse in the Italianate design including side hall staircase and beautiful heart pine floors throughout. Boasting of 14 foot ceilings on the ground floor and 12 foot ceilings on the second floor, the 4,400 square feet comprises seven guest rooms decorated in period style appointments and complete original decorative mantles. All bedrooms save one open to a balcony or to the large L-shaped courtyard with brick patio, two covered seating areas, and fountain.

This lovely home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and decorated throughout with many beautiful and unique items from the owners’ extensive art collection.

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More Details

Chuck Woodall
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are not sure how we found Collinwood House but we could not have been happier with our choice for our first visit to New Orleans. From the moment we touched down, Tom provided, on request, great advice on everything local-transportation, eats, and music. The location was perfect: while the Marigny is close to Frenchman Street and the French Quarter, the house is on a quiet street and an easy walk. The furnishings were both comfortable and impressive, and the outdoor space an added bonus.
Mar 2012
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Faubourg Marigny House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , This bed is custome-sized; nearly king-size.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Oversized twin with matching trundle; king-size combined.
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • tennis
Iron/Ironing Board


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French Quarter Ambiance Without the Hustle and Bustle!
average rating of 4.9636364 based on 56 reviews

Increadible House

  • 5 of 5

The Collinwood House was an incredible home-base for our New Orleans weekend. Its an architectural wonder, decorated immaculately, and enormous, with plenty of space to sleep a large group (we had 8 people and everyone had their own bed). Chuck was also great to work with, gave great recommendations in the neighborhood, and was very accommodating of our flight schedules for arrival/departure.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, walking distance to French quarter

  • 5 of 5

This home is beautiful and spacious. It's within walking distance to everything we wanted to do (French quarter, Frenchmen street), and the streetcar stop is just three blocks away if you'd prefer to do that. The owner, Chuck, is fabulous and was so accommodating to our check out/check in times. We had five couples stay here and would have been completely comfortable with two more couples to make it a full house. Very roomy and spacious!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Literal Perfection

  • 5 of 5

11 of us stayed at Collinwood House and could not have enjoyed it more. 3 more people could have comfortably stayed. The pictures do not do the property justice. Exceeds expectations in every way. We might have to make this an annual trip.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful House in Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

This house is absolutely beautiful! I stayed here with 10 girls for a bachelorette party and it was perfect. It is about a 10-15 minute walk from Frenchman Street (or a ~$5 uber), which was super fun. There are plenty of beds and sleeping spaces, and 5 bathrooms, which is really helpful with so many girls getting ready at once. The house itself is so beautifully decorated - we did not need to decorate very much to make it look festive for the bachelorette party. There is a beautiful backyard space as well. Chuck (owner) was very helpful and nice and was very available if we needed anything. He has also installed a great alarm system for security, which is great for peace of mind while we were out of the house. I would very highly recommend this house for any groups of 10-14 people who are looking for a great spot close to nightlife, but still quiet and lovely!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property

  • 5 of 5

We travel quite a lot and often rent apartments & houses for our group. This has to rate up there with the best. Beautiful property with a great location for easy access to all the neat stuff in New Orleans. Our group especially enjoyed the outside garden at the end of the day to enjoy our wine and friendship. Chuck was a fabulous host with great restaurant suggestions as well as attending to our every need. The music on Frenchmen street just a few blocks away was fabulous. The house is very well equipped with all the basic amenities. Can't say enough about this place and the proprietor.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Elegant yet comfortable home for a large party

  • 5 of 5

Collinwood House is amazing. The spaces are comfortable, beautiful and every room is a work of art. We were a party of 12 and had comfortable quarters all around, but space to congregate together with no crowding. Chuck and Tom are wonderful hosts to a property making a visit to NOLA one we will mark as memorable, comfortable and exceptional well beyond our expectations! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Located steps away from Frenchman Street the epicenter of jazz/blues. Additionally the Preservation Hall and other venues.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.