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"BREATHTAKING!" 19THC HOUSE/POOL & GARDENS AT ST. CHARLES AVE. STREETCAR STOP

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 4,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

VRBO Bear stayed here

We found this property to be beary special

About the property

"SIMPLY GORGEOUS!" 19thc HOME/POOL/GARDENS STEPS FROM ST. CHARLES AVE. STREETCAR

Located less than 1/2 block from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar, in a fabulous section of Uptown New Orleans, over 40 past guests have given the Oulala House/ Pool & Gardens 5-STAR Reviews. Many have proclaimed it as "Breathtaking!, " Simply Gorgeous!," and "An Oasis in the City!". This classic 19th century New Orleans two-story home with 12-14 foot ceilings throughout has lush tropical gardens, flowing fountains and an expansive outdoor pool area. The property stretches over a whole city block divided by several walled gardens. Guest have called it "Magical at night!". The property is located in the most vibrant section of the city with hundreds of great restaurants, shops and music venues in walking distance. This spacious and luxury 5-STAR historic 19th-century house/pool and gardens is a destination experience with guests returning again to enjoy its unique New Orleans glories. It is only a few blocks away from of the Audubon Park and Zoo & its 18 hole golf course, the campuses of Tulane and Loyola Universities.

Guests claim the pictures do not do it justice, as they are always thrilled when they enter this enchanting property.

The 4800 square foot two-story historic OULALA house is appointed with fine art and antiques throughout. It offers a classic New Orleans experience with all the modern amenities one would expect to be found in a luxury property. It has 4 beautiful antiques appointed bedrooms with queen beds, 3-day beds and 3 full baths offering accommodations for 8-11 people.

For larger groups that need more sleeping accommodations consider adding the Oulala's charming Garden View Guest House located in a separate walled rose garden on the property FOR AN ADDITIONAL RENTAL FEE. The Oulala GUEST HOUSE, which sleeps up to 6 people, can be added to the reservation, offering accommodations up to 17 people with the main house and guest house rental together.

The property spans a whole block and has two entrances on two separate streets. It is enclosed by 7-foot high stucco walls with several lush and tropical gardens. Cascading French fountains flow in each enclosed garden setting. The large main gardens include a sparkling pool flanked by a flowing wall fountain, a covered outdoor charming gazebo, and outdoor grill, numerous seating areas for dining or visiting and a profusion of changing seasonal plantings in the many garden beds. The gardens are magical at night with all of the twinkling lights for outdoor dining and gazing at the stars.

The 4 spacious and beautifully decorated bedrooms of the Oulala House all have with queen beds with luxury linens offering beds for 8 people. Each bedroom is appointed with antiques and fine art. All have ceiling fans, 12-foot ceilings 19th c armoires. The Master Bedroom has a view of the pool through its bay windows and a private bath with a large walk-in open shower; the upstairs Veranda Suite and Blue Room share a bathroom with jet tub through a central upstairs hall and the downstairs Parlor bedroom is appointed with Louis XVI antiques and has a beautiful hall bathroom with an antique marble table converted to a sink. All of the three bathrooms have full baths with two having tubs and all three having showers.

There are 3 antique day beds for 3 extra guests are included in the price for the main house. One is located in the large Veranda Suite; one in the large Master bedroom and one in the upstairs library which adjoins the Veranda suite and the upstairs balcony. These three extra beds offer bedding for 3 more people in addition to the 8 guests allowing a maximum of 11 guests to stay in the main Oulala House.

Elegant dining can be had in the formal dining room, complete with an a 19th-century crystal chandelier, 19th plaster ceiling medallion, and console piano It has seating for 8-10 and the adjacent French country kitchen has a French 19th c table that seats 6. There is plenty of outdoor seating in the expansive patio around the pool with a covered marble dining table that seats 8 and a charming covered gazebo. There are outdoor dining tables and seating that can accommodate around 20 people.

The spacious kitchen comes with all of the Louisiana spices, gourmet cookware, lots of tableware, and table linens. There are flat screen televisions in all of the bedrooms and in the family seating area all equipped with cable. There is high-speed WI-FI, central air and heat, and a laundry room with a washer and dryer.

Just two blocks away is the Mississippi River levee where you can take sunrise and sunset walks to enjoy breathtaking views of the large ships gliding down the river. Guests who have stayed here have raved about the home and enjoyed its historic character and details. It is a wonderful home for family entertaining as the flow from the kitchen onto the patio deck overlooking the gardens is perfect to oversee the large lush gardens with several bistro table sets, flowing fountains, antique gates, and pool.The walled gardens spread over the block and the property has two separate entrances on two streets. There is off-street parking for two cars on site.

From the elegant foyer entrance, the formal dining room to the large French country kitchen equipped with gourmet cookware, the Oulala House offers a memorable experience for friends and family gatherings.

The home is located in a fabulous section of Uptown less than 1/2 block from the St. Charles Avenue famous streetcar line which can take you all along the magnificent live oak tree lined avenue right to the famous French Quarter. The St. Charles Avenue streetcar line runs 24 hours a day providing entertaining and reliable transportation from Uptown to downtown.

This gorgeous historic property was honored and reviewed by the VRBO BEARS (see review above listing) who called it 'Magnificent' and awarded it 5 Stars. This roving VRBO/Homeaway review group of 13 people stayed in both the Oulala House's main house and its charming on-site Garden View guests house.

On the rear of the property where the original carriage house use to be is an upstairs sunny open-air GARDEN VIEW GUEST HOUSE' that can be rented additionally to accommodate up to 6 more guests. This private apartment overlooks the back enclosed garden and is also available for rent either with the main house for extra guests are separately for smaller groups of travelers. The upstairs garden apartment has a separate private entrance that enters into a beautiful French country courtyard with a French Provincial Town fountain flowing in the middle of it and has a large provincial wooden table for outdoor dining. The upstairs apartment rents for an additional $300-$375 plus taxes and fees a night depending on the season. It has two private bedrooms with queen beds, and a bunk bed with two twin beds tucked away in a nook in the open-air floor plan of the living area. It has a full bath, central air, and heat, WI-FI, flat screen cable enabled TV and a fully stocked kitchen. It is a light-filled space offering beautiful views of the gardens and fountains below. Inquiry if you would like to add it to your main house rental.

Keywords: Beautiful historic classic 19thc Uptown New Orleans home Pool and Gardens and large patio for entertaining. Only 1/2 block from St. Charles Avenue streetcar route this 4800 sq. foot two story home is appointed with antiques and art throughout and has 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, a formal dining room and a large French country kitchen equipped for a gourmet. WIFI, Flat screen TVs and Central AV, Washer Dryer, and chair lift to second floor.

We have a Smile Box slide shows that we send to our guests that inquire about the property for their vacation plans. And, if you book a reservation you get an informative newsletter written by my sister, Lisa LeBlanc- Berry, who is a well-known local journalist and food critic in New Orleans. Her Oulala Newsletter gives you the hottest tips on trends in local restaurants and recommends the coolest things to do during the time you are visiting. She is available to arrange hard to get dinner reservations if you have special dining requests during your stay. Trained at the Cordon Blu in Paris, Ms. LeBlanc-Berry also offers private chef dinners and Cajun cooking classes on site.

We know you will just love your stay at my historic Uptown New Orleans Oulala Home/Pool and Gardens. Our calendar is booking fast for next year, so book now if you would like to reserve this jewel of a vacation rental.

MICHELLE LE BLANC / OWNER

IDEAL FOR FAMILY REUNIONS!

MAIN HISTORIC HOUSE CAN SLEEP 8-11 PEOPLE Maximum. 8 people in the four bedrooms with queen beds and 3 additional people can be accommodated with a day bed in the upstairs library; a daybed in the master bedroom; and a day bed in the Veranda suite allowing a maximum of 11 people to sleep in the main historic house. ADDITIONAL SLEEPING ACCOMMODATIONS available on the property, which spans a whole block, FOR 6 MORE PEOPLE IN the Gardenview Guest House for an additional fee.

Thus, total main house with garden view apartment allows for bedding for 11-17 people.

PERFECT FOR PRIVATE PARTIES AND CELEBRATIONS!

THE ELEGANT ENTRANCE FLOWS INTO A LARGE KITCHEN AREA THAT ADJOINS THE FORMAL DINING ROOM, OUT TO THE DECK that overlooks the pool and gardens.

SPECIAL EVENTS: There is a separate VENUE FEE and an additional refundable security deposit for the use of the house, pool, and gardens for groups over 20 people including the guests who are staying in the property. Any event planned for 20 people or more must be approved by the owner in writing before the event is held. The prices vary depending on the size of the group, season of the venue rental and services required for the event. Due to neighborhood considerations, there are certain restrictions on times of events, parking and hours of musical entertainment. Please provide us the information on your proposed event and we will he

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Property Manager
MICHELLE LEBLANC
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 30, 2017

About MICHELLE LEBLANC

You will see touches of my French collection of art, antiques, garden ornaments and fountains throughout my property which I continue to enhance on my travels. My large collection upstairs and downstairs of books includes an impressive selection of books on the historical influences found in gardens around the world. I also have a large selection of poetry books that may be of some interest to some of our visitors.

I am not always here to greet you but you will sense my welcome to you when you arrive in my uniquely appointed home and gardens. Merci for considering staying with us. We look forward to your visit.

MICHELLE LEBLANC purchased this house in 2007

Why MICHELLE LEBLANC chose New Orleans

There is no more vibrant, personable, and walkable section of New Orleans then Riverbend where the myriad of 19th century houses and its people have such character. Since I write and lecture on the historical gardens I have found a great resource from my strolls through the glorious neighborhoods that surround my home and gardens.

What makes this house unique

Experience the charm of an authentic 19th century New Orleans home with its upscale comforts yet historical references. The 12 ft. ceilings, exquisite furnishings, and large rooms are one of the first thing some guest note on their arrival. Others enjoy exploring the rooms to view the fine art and antiques that they discover on their stay. However, one of the most wonderful experience is the warm and gracious setting one feels in the kitchen for breakfast or dinner where fond memories are made through good food and conversation. You will want to cook in this kitchen and then slip outside to the outside dinning area to enjoy the twinkling lights strung along the 7 foot stucco walled garden wall all year long. The favorite spot most of my guests enjoy gathering is the verdant expanse of the pool area with its numerous seating areas The sound of the fountains flowing makes for a romantic candle lite night. In the warmer months most of my guest have chosen to sip cocktails by the pool while they take a refreshing dip after a day of sightseeing. There are many places to have private conversations on the grounds that has several gardens enclosed behind stucco walls and antique gates. My favorite is star gazing on the upstairs terrace on a clear night.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We loved our stay at the absolutely beautiful Oulala House. The owner's profession as a garden ornament consultant could be seen everywhere from the front door 19thc urns to the antique olive jars in the pool and garden area. We were delighted at how many goodies the owner had put out to welcome us upon our arrival. Wine, milk, bacon,eggs, coffee, orange juice,cookies, chips, nuts and her signature chocolate kisses throughout the house in bowls. Fresh flowers on tables and in hallways made us feel like we were at arriving at a special party just for us. The house is gorgeous and makes you feel like you are in Old New Orleans, but has all the modern conveniences that we would want. The wonderful patio gazebo and pool was our favorite gathering spots where string lights and candles set a great mood for the night. We want to come back next year, as this was a memorable experience. You will love your vacation here!
Feb 2002
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Amenities

Uptown-Carrollton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom private - toilet , tub , shower , This is a large private bathroom with an open tiled shower
    Upstairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub , This bathroom is shared with 2 of the upstairs bedrooms
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , This elegant bath is in the hall near the downstairs bedroo
  • The separate Garden View apartment has a full bath and can be rented for additional fee if need beds for 6 more adults in addition to the 8 adults in four queen beds in private bedrooms of the main house for the nightly rate plus 3 non-private beds made up for a one-time fee each of $75 in main house which include: futon in upstairs library adjoining Veranda suite; day bed in Veranda Suite; and chaise lounge in downstairs Parlor Suite.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • PARLOR SUITE - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , down stairs Louis XVI antiques/chaise bed made up for fee
    BLUE ROOM - 1 queen , ANTIQUE IRON BED AND ARMOIRE
    MASTER BEDROOM - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Very large, art & antiques, view of pool & private bath
    VERANDA SUITE - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Private library and balcony/daybed made-up for extra fee
  • Queen size Beds (4) There are four queen beds in the four bedrooms in the main historic OULALA House that sleeps 8. 3 additional non-private beds can be made up in main house for a one-time fee of $75 each thus bringing the maximum bedding in main house to 11 people. A separate guest house on the back of the property that rents for an additional fee has two more private bedrooms with two queen beds and a bunk bed in open air living area thus accommodating 6 more people if rented too. This Garden View Apartment is located on the back of the grounds through three 7 foot walled gardens with a separate entrance on another street. The the open air floor plan of the guest house's living area is flooded with natural light and has beautiful views of the gardens and cascading fountain below. Maximum capacity of main house rental 11 people and with guest house ( 6 people) offers guests if renting main house and guest house up to 17 people in beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 16 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
For large groups the Oulala House/Pool and Gardens also has a Garden View apartment that if rented for additional fee also could accommodate up to 6 additional people . The main house sleeps 8 people in four queen beds for the rate nightly rate. Three extra bed can be made up in the main house for a one-time fee of $75 a bed. Thus, the main house can accommodate up to 11 people comfortably for a family reunion or extended friend gathering. With the rental of the guest house and the main house the property can accommodate in beds up to a MAXIMUM of 17 people. Please inquire for extra pricing. The beautiful pool and patio is a major plus for this house as it is one of the best properties offered in New Orleans that features this amenity. All of our guests gravitate to the pool after their long days of site seeing and activities. It seems to be the highlight of every groups experience day and night.

Reviews

Enjoy beautiful landscaping right from the porch!

VRBO Bear stayed here

Sep 29, 2014

The Oulala House in the Garden District of New Orleans is absolutely magnificent. Michelle, the host, was equally great. We were greeted by her upon our arrival and given a tour of the historic house, which was beautiful and spotlessly clean. We had 12 travelers on our trip and everyone stayed comfortably. There are plenty of bathrooms and beds to be able to sleep a large number of people. The backyard is incredibly well kept with beautiful landscaping and the pool was clean and inviting. It was a great relief from the humidity and nice to come home to each day. Michelle has provided several binders with a great amount of information on local restaurants, bars and attractions in the city, which made it easy to figure out exactly where we wanted to eat and find interesting places in the city to check out. The house is very conveniently located, right by the trolley tracks. For around $1, you can take a 30 minute trolley ride to Canal Street, which puts you near all of the big attractions and famous restaurants in the city.

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average rating of 4.8636365 based on 45 reviews
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OULALA house IS just that - OULALA!

  • 5 of 5

The home is fantastic - warm and inviting. The gardens around the pool are beautiful and there is enough shade to make sitting by the pool comfortable. The owner makes an incredible effort to accommodate her guests and the home is equipped to be "party perfect" just as advertised. We will go back!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review. My staff will be thrilled when they read this as they work so hard to make my property"party perfect," as you reiterated, for every guest stay. Please come back and stay with us again as we give a 10% discount for all of our return guests.
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Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family. Very spacious and well laid out. The courtyard and pool provided hours of fun for everyone. We used the BBQ grill a few times as well. The kitchen equipment was great quality and put to good use. We enjoyed dinner at Vincent's and breakfast at the Camilla Grill... both were excellent! The daiquiri stand around the corner kicked off our afternoon cocktail hour daily. I look forward to staying here again and recommend it highly for anyone looking to come to NOLA and enjoy the best of the city without the hassle of driving around the quarter. We used the St Charles line to get around almost everywhere.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a joy having such a delightful , fun-loving family stay in my Oulala House/ Pool & Gardens. My staff is always so thrilled each time we get another 5 star review as they pour their hearts to make everything inviting for our guests. Our goal is to give our guests a classic real New Orleans experience while they stay in my historic home appointed with my collection of fine art and antiques. . I am so glad that you experienced some of the many famous restaurants only a block away ( Vincent's is voted the best Neighborhood restaurant in the city every year and Camilla Grill is so popular that visitors take the streetcar from the French Quarter to stand in line for breakfast here in the morning). As you discovered by staying in this great area of the city, there are so many award winning restaurants and hip music venues in walking distance of the house. . And just as the locals do ,, you used the streetcar and its magical scenic ride along St. Charles Avenue as your means of transportation to and from the French Quarter. I hope you come back as you said you would like to as there is so much more to explore in this vibrant neighborhood and beyond. . Thank you for your wonderful 5 star review which my staff celebrates each time we get another one. Our goal is to get 50 by the fall and you just added our 43rd consecutive one to our list of posted reviews. Y'all, Come back soon !
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5

Outstanding house!

  • 5 of 5

Truly a lovely place and Michele goes out of her way to make your stay great! My family of 8 ranged from 4 to 80 years old and everyone totally enjoyed the house and the pool. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a beautiful loving family with so much joy to share. Having such wonderful guests as you always reminds me of why I love sharing my historic home with delightful people such as your multi-generational family who want to " live like a local" in New Orleans. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time being truly together which is best experienced when you can rent a whole home, with lots of places to spread out and gather for conversation during your vacation. For future guests, my observation is that our guests do so much during the day and then return at night to just hang out together, grandparents to grandchildren, enjoying the twinkling lights of our lush tropical gardens, swimming, grilling and sharing lots of laughter by the pool's flowing wall fountain. And, if some in the group want to step out, great restaurants and night venues are in walking distance of the house. Thank you for being such lovely guests. Please come back again soon!
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5

Great house! 2nd time won't be last

  • 5 of 5

This is our group's second stay here. Lots of room and perfect for large groups. Owner is amazing to work with. We love the location too.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Breathtaking House and Gardens

  • 5 of 5

I wasn't sure what to expect upon our arrival for our stay at this home - the pictures shown are very pretty but in person it's so much more and magical. There were 8 in our group and this house slept all of us easily with room leftover. Michelle had stocked the house with the essentials to get you through until you could go shopping if you planned on cooking at the house which we did and took full advantage of the outside grill cooking steaks, scallops, etc. She even had a bottle of red wine on hand and extra charcoal delivered to us at no charge which shows she goes above and beyond. We enjoyed the outside Gazebo for our dinner and it was simply amazing and quite memorable having dinner with good friends under the sparkling lights and the whole garden area (especially at night) was like something out of a fairytale book. It was extremely helpful being close to everything so if you ran out of something you could simply walk half a block to get ice, beer, etc. and Cooter Browns Bar is also just half a block away which had great food. The streetcar was so fun to take to Bourbon Street or other very cool bars along the way (Blind Pelican being one) with everyone and extremely affordable - not to mention it is the longest of New Orleans' streetcar lines, the St. Charles Avenue line, is the oldest continuously operating street railway system in the world with it appears to be original cars. Thanks Michelle and to all of your staff for making amazing memories for my friends and myself. Would love to come back again.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!

  • 5 of 5

What a find! This beautifully appointed and historic home was all that we imagined and more. The house exudes charm and is gorgeous and spacious. It is decorated handsomely with antiques and art work yet imperfect enough, with an abundance of silk flowers, to feel warm and inviting. The owner generously and unexpectedly stocked the kitchen with snacks, beverages, pastries, and more making a trip to the grocery store unnecessary. Now that is what I call a vacation!

I discovered upon returning home that I wistfully yearn for the charming covered front porch where I could curl up with a good book, even on a usually discouraging rainy day, and pass hours with the sounds of the fountain and nearby streetcar in the background. Blissful!

The garden and pool area were truly an oasis with palm trees gracefully draping the edges of the pool providing a tranquil retreat from the energy of the surrounding city. A gorgeous French fountain cascading alongside the pool as well as a variety of antique garden accessories offers some local flavour to further enhance the ambiance. And, as luck would have it, there is plenty of outdoor seating as well as string lighting and lanterns to provide the perfect setting for a group dinner or celebration. Laissez les bond temps rouler!

The home's location could not be more ideal. It is set away from the hustle and bustle of the quarter while only a stone's throw to the St. Charles streetcar line, making it easily accessible to all of NOLA's highlights. In addition, it is an easy walk to Tulane, Audubon Park and Zoo, Magazine Street, and more. The property is adjoining the vibrant River Bend area with its abundance of fantastic dining choices such as Vincent's, Camellia Grill, La Madelleine, Cooter Brown's, etc...all just a block or two away. The area conveniently offers a Walgreens and some retail options as well.

I cannot say enough good things about the lovely and enchanting Oulala house. Come enjoy all the fabulousness that NOLA has to offer and stay here. I expect that you will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a glowing and wonderful review ! The staff of the Oulala House thanks you from the bottom of our hearts. We try so hard to make our property "party perfect" for every guest's arrival and you made us feel like we were invited to the party . Thank you for being such wonderful guests. Please come back and viist again . Michelle LeBlanc, owner
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Map

Nearest Golf
0.2 Miles
Auduon Park Golf course
Nearest Point of Interest
Audubon Park
Nearest Point of Interest
TULANE AND LOYOLA UNIVERSITIES
Nearest Point of Interest
RIVERBEND
Car: not necessary

Only 1/2 block away from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line and in walking distance of hundreds of great restaurants, shops and musical venues., some open until 1 a.m.Tulane and Loyola University are a 10 minute walk from the house as is the magnificent live oaks of Audubon Park and Audubon Zoo. The Mississippi River levee is just two blocks from house for beautiful sunrise and sunset runs, walks or bike rides. Fabulous location!

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Rates & Availability

Uptown-Carrollton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SIZZZLING AUGUST SALE
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
FALL RATES
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$675
 
 
HALLOWEEN/VODOO FESTIVAL
Oct 27 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
WINTER RATES
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$675
 
 
CHRISTMAS & NEW YEARS HOLIDA
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
MARDI GRAS 2018
Feb 1 2018 - Feb 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
SPRING RATES
Mar 1 2018 - Apr 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
JAZZ FEST 2018
Apr 26 2018 - May 7 2018
4 night minimum stay
$900
 
 
MAY GRADUATIONS
May 8 2018 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
SUMMER RATES
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
4TH OF JULY
Jun 29 2018 - Jul 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
SUMMER RATES
Jul 6 2018 - Aug 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$675
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning and stocking fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

PLEASE INQUIRE FOR RATES FOR MONTHS WITH HOLIDAYS OR SPECIAL EVENTS AS THERE IS A DIFFERENT PRICE STRUCTURE FOR THESE TIMES OF YEAR.

A separate rental contract is required that is provided by the Oulala House/Pool & Gardens to a guest to rent this property once a booking request is made. To reserve the house a 50% non-refundable deposit of the whole amount is required with
the balance due approximately 10 days before arrival. 30 days notice required to cancel the balance owed on the reservation with written notice through this website to the owner. Failure to do so will require the remaining balance to be due. A Damage insurance policy is required that is purchased for
through VRBO during the booking policy and ranges from $59-$89 depending on the size of the group. This insurance policy covers $1500 in damages, if any, occur to the property during the guests stay.

PLEASE CONTACT FOR MONTHLY SHORT TERM RENTALS
MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY IN MAIN HISTORIC HOUSE 11 PEOPLE AND MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY IN THE OULALA 'S ONSITE GARDEN VIEW GUESTS HOUSE WHICH IF RENTED IN ADDITION TO THE MAIN HOUSE IS 6 PEOPLE. THERE ARE CLEANING AND STOCKING FEES ON THE MAIN HOUSE AND THE GUESTS HOUSE AND TAX FOR BOTH INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL FEE. USE OF THE HOUSE AS A VENUE MUST BE APPROVED BY THE OWNER AND IS UNDER A SEPARATE RENTAL AGREEMENT WITH SEPARATE FEES AND DEPOSITS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS RENTAL AGREEMENT DEPENDING ON THE SIZE AND NATURE OF THE EVENT.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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