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Uptown Gem with Pool, Perfect for Families

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

An Orleanean Sanctuary In The Heart Of Uptown

Gorgeous Victorian home, sun-filled, 14-foot high ceilings, exquisite and spacious, luxuriously furnished, updated 4 bedroom, enormous living room, parlor, large kitchen and breakfast room, stately dining room, lovely sunroom leading out to lovely pool are with an outdoor shower. Updated but with original architectural details, ornate moulding, ceiling medallions. Private, well-Lit, secure entrance.

An Oasis in the safest, most beautiful neighborhood in Nola, perfect for families.

In Uptown 10 minutes from French Quarter, 3 minutes from the JCC, 1 minute from St. Charles streetcar line, 1 block to Prytania Village which boasts Le Thai, Kyoto Sushi, Crepe Nanou, Creole Creamery and Manhattan Jack Confectionary and Bakery, and 24-hour CVS. A few more blocks to Magazine Street Boutiques. 5 minutes on the streetcar takes you to the lovely Audubon Park.

Hi-speed Wifi, full kitchen w/ granite countertops, washer/dryer, central heat & a/c, Kentwood Springs water cooler, off street parking, security system, garbage service, fresh linens all included.

A relaxing sanctuary... Not a party house but perfect for families. We look forward to hearing from you

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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2017

Why Tom chose Uptown-Carrollton

The big old houses of New Orleans, architecturally distinct inside and out, are the treasures of the city. This house is one of them. Lovely pool, Updated interior with classic details, beautiful open space and light often hard to find in Nola houses. The location is unusual in that it is in walking distance to many stores, amenities, the streetcar, a beautiful library.

What makes this house unique

Swimming, unique architectural details, wonderful, quiet, privacy, open space and light, yet minutes walk from restaurants, bank, shops and more.


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Uptown Gem with Pool, Perfect for Families
average rating of 4.4444447 based on 9 reviews
Los Angeles

Perfect House!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the best vacactions I've ever had, hands down! This house was the perfect springboard to explore the city, and it was easy to get to the French Quarter, The Marigny, Audubon, Garden District (on and on) from the house. It was so bright, open and beautiful. It's very kid friendly and safe, which was a huge plus for us as we had 4 kids under the age of 12 with us. The furniture was new, modern and so comfortable. Not a lot of old dark antiques we were worried about. It was too cold to use the pool in January, but both side yards of the house are adorable. When we come back to Nola we will stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wake Forest, NC

Gorgeous Home, Amazing Location!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with my family! We had such a wonderful stay! We were able to experience living in a Nola home, where we could spend time together as a family and experience life as a local. Your home is so clean, light and airy and with all the amenities it was perfect for my husband, myself and our small children. The location could not be any better! A one minute walk to the streetcar and some of the best restaurants in the city! What an amazing stay! We will be back!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC

Beautiful Home!

  • 5 of 5

Great place with all the amenities one would need! The place is well kept, well decorated and provided all the knick-knacks that you may forget to bring. Very spacious, very clean, large and comfortable beds, bedrooms, and bathrooms. The pool is an absolute oasis in the New Orleans heat, and the garden with the pergola is gorgeous.

The location is second to none as you're walking distance or a short cab ride to some of the best restaurants, bars, parks, and shops in New Orleans.

A group of us have come here multiple times for a weekend in New Orleans and love this place. The owners were incredibly nice, only a phone call or text away and always helpful with recommendations.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unique historic home, great family with small kids

  • 5 of 5

This is a unique, historic home in a quiet Uptown neighborhood within walking distance of great restaurants like Upperline & St. James Cremery. Everything you could need is within 2 blocks. It is ideal for a large family with small kids or couples with kids, but this is not a frat party house. There are two queen size bedrooms - one with an en suite up a small staircase. There are two additional bedrooms, one with bunk beds. There is a small 1/2 bath on the main floor. The owner is working on a quaint side garden and there is a small pool with a baby gate that is very refreshing. The kitchen, living and dining areas are vintage-inspired, large and comfortable - it feels like staying at a friend's house. There is plenty of on-street parking and an active neighborhood patrol. You are steps to the St. Charles Streetcar and Latter Library. The owners were lovely. If you want to vacation like a local, stay here.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Alabama

Everything we were hoping for and more!

  • 5 of 5

Me, my wife, and our 2 older teenage kids just returned from a week stay in this wonderful home. The house is in a fantastic location in a safe, upscale Carrollton neighborhood. It is only 2 blocks from St. Charles Avenue and the trolley stop, where you can get a quick ride to just about anywhere you would want to go. Within a very short walking distance are several restaurants, a coffee shop, a small but well-stocked food mart, a bank, a pharmacy... The house itself is spacious and inviting with excellent climate control, which was important in the middle of summer! The kitchen is well stocked with utensils and appliances. The furnishings are cozy and comfortable, with styles ranging from baroque to contemporary. There is an eclectic mixture of art on the walls. There are many bookshelves around with a wide variety of literary styles, from classics to post-modern treasures; novels, short story collections, essays, art books, on and on. We did not meet the owners in person, but in all interactions we had, they were friendly, helpful, and professional. We felt more like guests than mere tenants. And, oh, the pool! Surprisingly, given the climate, pools are not common in New Orleans, and it was a MAJOR bonus for us at the end of long days touring the city. The photo on the website does not do it justice. It was larger than we had anticipated, sparkling clear, and completely refreshing. There is a fence around it for keeping children safe, but it is easily removable if you so choose. There are lots of toys around to entertain small children, but they are well contained and out of the away if not needed. One previous reviewer lamented that the furniture was overly worn. Opinions can vary and I won’t argue their assessment, but it was not a problem for us at all. I’ll just say if you demand that your buttocks be swaddled in Ritz Carlton luxury, then you should probably stay at the Ritz. And personally, I think you are missing part of the point of New Orleans. But, if you want a nice comfortable place where your family can feel at home while away from home, then this is it. Given the location and the available amenities, this is a great property. Adding the extremely reasonable price, I consider this to be a superb value. I don’t know if we will ever return to New Orleans for another family vacation, but if we do, I already know where we will stay!


  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles

Glorious Stay For Jazzfest!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the 2nd weekend of Jazzfest and is was absolutely glorious! The pool and surrounding area was heaven after a hot day at the fest. The house is beautiful, spacious and the owner could not have been nicer or more accommodating. We walked 1 minute to catch the streetcar, but barely wanted to leave the neighborhood because it is the most beautiful in the city. Absolutely stunning!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Audubon Golf
Nearest Restaurant
Crepe Nanou

1 block from streetcar, 3 minutes to Audubon Park & Tulane, , 10 minutes to French Quarter, 2 blocks from Crepe Nanou, Manhattan Jack, Creole Creamery, Le Thais, Kyoto and a 24 hour cvs. 5 blocks from Uptown JCC.


Rates & Availability

Uptown House Rental Rates

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Mardi Gras
Feb 18 2017 - Mar 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Apr 28 2017 - May 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $400
Refundable damage deposit $500

Security Deposits of 20% of total rent must be made at the time of booking and will be returned within 2 weeks of departure if premises are left in good condition. Cancellations must be made 90 days in advance for security deposit to be refundable .

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Uptown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 3.5 bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double , 1 twin/ single
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • swimming
  • tennis

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