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Premium Two Floor Apt in Warehouse District Near Conv. Center/French Quarter

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Two Story Former Servants Quarters With 2 Upstairs Bedrooms and Bathrooms

Beautifully renovated and furnished apartment in historical home the heart of the Warehouse District. Property is near Camp and Julia Streets. Within walking distance from Super-dome, French Quarter, WWII museum, great restaurants and everything else the city has to offer. Apartments have all amenities and appliances, including dishwashers, w/d, central a/c & heat, cable and WIFI. All units have balcony areas. One off-street parking spot is available for each rental.

The Rental License Permit number on this listing is: STR-04730

More Details

Property Manager
Damon
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

Why Damon chose Warehouse District

The elegant townhouse at 838 Camp Street was designed by James Harrison Dakin (1806-1852), an influential architect in New Orleans who also designed the landmark St. Patrick’s Cathedral down the street. The land was first owned by Gasquet, Parish & Co., a commission merchant company largely responsible for the initial development of the American Sector. Construction on this townhouse, originally one of nine sister “rowhouses,” began in the early 1840s.

The first known inhabitant of the townhouse was Walter Cox, a cotton merchant and owner of the cotton firm W. Cox & Co. established in 1858. It appears that the Civil War resulted in Cox’s firm going bankrupt, as his home was sold in a sheriff’s auction in 1867. The house was purchased by attorney Alfred J. Philips, partner in the esteemed New Orleans firm of Roselins & Philips. Sometime during the 1870s, ownership of the property transferred from Philips to his brother-in-law, influential attorney John Blackstone Cotton from Georgia, who married Alfred’s younger sister Sophia in 1852. Blackstone served as a New Orleans City Attorney in 1850, as a District Judge (1853-1857) and as Superintendent of Elections (1857-1858). During the Civil War, Cotton served as a Confederate Army Officer from 1861 until he fell ill in the field in 1862.

Margaret Robinson Barnett (1887–1977) purchased the property in May of 1921. Margaret owned and operated “Dixie Stove Works” out of what is now the property’s commercial space at 840 Camp. The company boasted itself as “the South’s largest manufacturer of stove parts.” Margaret and her husband also housed “Roomers” in the properties residential units beginning in 1930. These renters hailed from such varied places as Germany, New York, Louisiana, Minnesota, and South Dakota. The residence had become primarily commercial in the latter half of the 20th century, with Dixie Stove Works as its last commercial occupant.

Amenities

Warehouse District Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom has a king-sized bed, a television, and a walk-in closet with washer/dryer. Guest Bedroom has a queen-sized bed, an armoire, and a decorative fire place (not in use). Both Bedrooms have access to a second-floor balcony.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Premium Two Floor Apt in Warehouse District Near Conv. Center/French Quarter
average rating of 4.806452 based on 62 reviews
Fairfield, CT
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Lovely building, responsive manager

  • 4 of 5

Instead of a convention center hotel, three of us opted for this apartment rental. Pros of the building include a nicely decorated and very roomy apartment affording everyone privacy, easy keypad access, new appliances (washer and dryer were great) and a convenient and safe location to walk to the conference. The property manager was quick to respond to concerns related to some housekeeping issues. Overall, a nice stay; I would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

Nice high ceilings with hardwood and tile floors to keep everything cool. Lots of doors opening onto the patio and balcony, as well. The beds were super comfortable, the host had TONS of towels and toiletries available for us, and the TV room was great. Probably our favorite part was the huge dining room with plenty of seating and space (which also opened directly onto the patio for spill-over space!). It's a quick 5-10min walk through the business district to get to the French Quarter; short walk to the WWII, as well. The host was also super accommodating and helped us make some last-minute adjustments. Would DEFINITELY stay here again if we make a similar trip to New Orleans.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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5

The property is gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic trip to New Orleans! The key codes for the doors makes it much easier then having to share a set of keys between the group! Within a mile from everything we needed to go to!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place with lots of room.

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Clean and ready to go when we got there. Within a nice walk of the French Quarter!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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5

Cozy get away

  • 5 of 5

Location of this property is fantastic! Close enough to walk, yet far enough to get a great nights sleep on incredibly, comfy beds!!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for our trip!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I traveled with the in-laws for their first trip to NOLA and this place was perfect. The location was great for Uber prices to the Garden District and the French Quarter and great for walking to other local attractions. The place itself was clean and quite frankly...awesome.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
14.3 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY)
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Circle Bar
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Union Passenger Terminal
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Pêche Seafood Grill
Car: not necessary

One block from the Contemporary Arts Center, Ogden Museum of Southern Art and the D-Day museum. Great restaurant like Pêche Seafood Grill, Emeril's, Herbsaint, La Boca and Rock-n-Saki are just a few blocks away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $300

Manager'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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