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Located on the QUIET end of BOURBON STREET , two blocks from Frenchmen Street!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Fully-licensed, Unique, Upscale Inn Now Available For Whole-House Rentals

Located at the foot of world-famous Bourbon Street, our property has among the best locations in New Orleans. Walk out the front door and you're two blocks from Frenchmen Street's jazz clubs, three blocks from the French Market and Mississippi River, four blocks from the clubs/restaurants of Bourbon Street, and short walks to dozens of other attractions, eateries and lounges. No car necessary, here!

Our home is a 4 bedroom/4 bath upscale property on a quiet block of Bourbon Street. (Yes, such things DO exist!) Mostly residential but so close to everything!! Each bedroom features a queen bed, private bath, luxury linens both in room and bath, upscale furnishings, high ceilings with fans, central air/heat, iPod docks, and more.

For many years, we've operated this property exclusively as a B&B prior to entering the whole-house rental market for select dates.

The luxury of this property doesn't stop at the house's doors. Step outside in back and you'll find an amazing courtyard with tropical plants, a fountain, wrought iron table for 4 and further seating under the newly-built covered pavilion for 6 more. Groups will find our home the perfect spot from which to see New Orleans and have some great quality time with each other while at the house. Please note that this is an upscale property and we do not cater to bachelor parties. Sorry, guys!

More Details

Owner
John Ramsey
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 10, 2017

About John Ramsey

Owners are both MBA graduates of Tulane University. Renovated the house in the late 1990s as an award-winning city-licensed B&B and are constantly upgrading and making it even better! We like to travel and extensively use VRBO ourselves.

John Ramsey purchased this house in 1998

Why John Ramsey chose Faubourg Marigny

Location, location, location!!! We've operated as a B&B for 21 years but now want to let guests experience this building with their friends. Guests will have the entire building to themselves!

We're biased, of course, but guests over the years have told us what an amazing location we have. Combine that with a great well-maintained house and you've got a winner. And the house is fully stocked with everything you'll need. We provide the soft turkish cotton towels, the gadget-heavy kitchen, and basics like bath gel, shampoo, hair dryers, etc. We even have a great outdoor courtyard for relaxing!

What makes this house unique

Licensed by the City of New Orleans (#138481) , which is very important as it means we're properly insured and collecting taxes as required by law. Amazing open kitchen with lots of room to congregate. Nice touches like a Ninja blender and Keurig coffee maker, too! Beautiful walled courtyard with tropical plants, fountain and a brand-new pavilion offering covered outdoor seating. Custom linens, Turkish cotton towels, a full range of in-room amenities....not your typical sparse vacation rental room!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great place, great location and fantastic host (John)

Beautful accomodation in the heart of New Orlean

Located at the quiet end of Bourbon St ideal for thos who dont want to travel far

Around the corner from Frenchman St andall the music
Aug 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Louis Armstrong Int'l (MSY)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Port of Call
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Canal Street
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-10
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Port of Call
Nearest Beach
130 Miles
Gulf Shores, Al
Car: not necessary

French Quarter, Bourbon Street nightlife, Faubourg Marigny/Frenchmen Street jazz clubs, Bywater, amazing architecture, hundreds of restaurants and bars within walking distance, Harrah's Casino, City Park, museums, antique/gallery shopping on Royal Street, Riverwalk Outlets, Mercedes Benz Superdome, Smoothie King Center (New Orleans Arena), Tulane University, Loyola University, University of New Orleans, Xavier University, cruise ship terminal

Amenities

Faubourg Marigny House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please watch the noise level when outside. Residential neighborhood. Noise complaints may result in cancellation of rental.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , full-size tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , renovated shower-only bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , located off of main hallway
  • Each room has a private bath, plus a hall half-bath downstairs for a total of 4.5 baths.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Custom sofa/ottoman in suite parlor
  • Four bedrooms, each with a queen bed, private bath, and full-service amenities found in an upscale inn/B&B. No sofabeds or rollaways on property.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Located on the QUIET end of BOURBON STREET , two blocks from Frenchmen Street!
average rating of 4.9076924 based on 69 reviews
5

Great house, great location, great host!

  • 5 of 5

This is a place to make memories. Stay there with people you love and use it as a home base to explore a magical city. John is an attentive and delightful host.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, far enough from the night noise, but close enough to walk to it. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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An incredible home in an amazing city!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house. Each bedroom has its own bath. Hot water was plentiful and the climate control systems worked very well. Our favorite parts were the huge kitchen and the seating area in the courtyard where our group of seven congregated to plan and review our days. The location is convenient to the Quarter, Frenchman, Marigny & Treme. John is very responsive to any questions you might have (we couldn't figure out how to lock the back door). We will definitely check availability for our next big group trip to New Orleans!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 4 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better location, just a few blocks from the restaurants and music near Frenchmen Street and a short walk to the French Quarter. The house layout was great and the kitchen and outdoor area were perfect areas for our group to hang out and plan our day. As expected the house was old, but it needed a few repairs. Our bedroom door didn't stay latched without using the deadbolt and our bathroom door rubbed so bad the laminate was starting to separate so we just left it open because we didn't want to ruin it. Our bathroom also needed a good cleaning because you could see a layer of dust over the door and towel rack, the toilet ran and needed constant jiggling to get it to stop. Some of this is to be expected in an old house and didn't negatively impact our stay so I would recommend the house if your looking for a centrally located house with a common area for your group to gather.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house with all the comforts of Home! Great location to restaurants and shops.

  • 5 of 5

It was a perfect stay in New Orleans! We could walk or take a trolley to eat or sight-see as well as spend time together in the great house! Every room had a private bathroom making the house perfect for couples. We enjoyed morning coffee on the back patio and gathering in the large kitchen. We would definitely return again!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Location - Great House - Accomodating Owner!

  • 5 of 5

4 couples spent the weekend of the August flood at John's great house on Bourbon Street. We couldn't have been happier with the accommodations and location of this property. It is set up great with the kitchen (always the main focal point with quests) that overlooks the beautiful courtyard out back. The rooms were all good sized. It truly was a great stay. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Insurance $59

Please note that we will usually guarantee reservations up to 365 days in advance of arrival. We offer discounts for guests willing to pay via check, PayPal, Chase QuickPay, etc. Inquire about these discounts by emailing the owner. It's an easy way to avoid some fees and charges.

We are a city-licensed and properly insured short-term rental establishment so we have to pay taxes and fees to the City of New Orleans. Tax amounts are presented to guests at time of inquiry and are subject to change based on the whims of the Louisiana Legislature! (If ANY property on this site or others claims you owe no taxes, then the property is operating illegally. ALL lodging properties in New Orleans...even if they have only one room... are responsible for state and local taxes.)

First come, first serve for reservations. We accept bookings up to one year in advance.

Here's our cancellation Policy: If Guest wishes to cancel his/her reservation, the initial deposit (50% of room rate) will be refunded as follows:

75% if cancelled at least 90 days prior to the Check-in Date
50% if cancelled 75 days prior to the Check-in Date
The full balance will be charged 60 days prior to the Check-in Date and is non refundable at that point. For late cancellations within 30 days, we will attempt to rebook the unit(s). If we do, guests will receive an 80% refund.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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