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*GREAT DEAL* Historic Algiers Point sleeps 12-18

Bedrooms 6
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Wonderful Historic Home "Near French Quarter"

This luxurious Historic home was built around 1890's, and has a ton of historic charm. Its over 150 years old and features tons of character.

The main home features 6 bedrooms and can sleep 12. It has 5 queen bedrooms and 1 twin day bed with additional twin trundle bed. The home has 3 full bathrooms with shower and tub combo. A full service kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances and granite counter-tops. It has 3 laundry room closets with washer/ dryers and ironing boards. Each bedroom features large closets and storage shelves. Each room in this home has it's own cooling and heating system.

Bedroom 1: queen bedroom (upstairs)

Bedroom 2: queen bedroom (upstairs)

Bedroom 3: queen bedroom (upstairs)

Bathroom 1: full bathroom tub/shower (upstairs- hallway)

Laundry 1: stackable washer/dryer- upstairs hallway

Bedroom 4: queen bedroom- (downstairs)

Bedroom 5: twin day bed with trundle- ‘walk thru this room to get to bedroom 4. (Downstairs)

Bedroom 6: queen bedroom with ensuite full bathroom - (downstairs must walk thru this room to get to bedroom 4 & 5)

2 laundry areas & full bathrooms -downstairs

Full kitchen downstairs stocked with pots pans, dishes etc..- just bring your food to cook or eat out and enjoy New Orleans style restaurants.

Kitchenette area downstairs in back of the home.

First floor- Den/dining room/ 3 bedrooms/ 2 baths/1 full kitchen/ 1 kitchenette

Second Floor- 3 queen bedrooms/hall bathroom/ laundry room

We also have a detached guest cottage available for an additional fee - which can accommodate sleeping 6 additional guest. It is 1200 sq ft home and its right next door to the main home. It has 2 queen beds and a queen sofa sleeper. Cottage has a full kitchen, 1 full bathroom with standup shower, and a 1/2 bathroom. Home has all linens and towels provided.

See Vrbo # 1096159 to reserve separately "if available", if you want a quote on detached cottage and main home ask for a quote on both houses. Detached cottage is subject to availability.

More Details

Property Manager
Jami Dimitrios
Member since: 2009
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:
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Jami Dimitrios

Chris and I love New Orleans. He was born and raised here, I moved to New Orleans in 1988 from Wellington, Ohio. We have 2 wonderful children one of which was adopted locally. This home is our family home, we lived here until shortly after hurricane Katrina. It took use 5 Years to renovate and re-restore the home after the hurricane, even though we did not sustain flood we had wind damages. We chose to turn this home into a vacation home only because we love the historic feel of this home and wanted to share it with visitors of our great city. We love it!! We are very grateful that all of our guest love it too! Visit us and I know you will Love it too!! Deidra and Chris Edwards- homeowners

Jami Dimitrios purchased this house in 1991

Why Jami Dimitrios chose Algiers

Why not it is absolutely stunning!!

We have a Wonderful Property Manager:

Prestige Properties

Jami Dimitrios

She takes care of all reservations.

What makes this house unique

I know you will enjoy the architecture this home has to offer. there are 2 fireplace on the first floor and 3 on the 2nd floor which add interesting architectural element to the home. I enjoy relaxing on the back porch listening to the sounds of the steam boats whistling along the Mississippi River.


Cafe Du Monde
Bourbon Street
Jackson Square
The French Quarter
Aquarium Of The Americas
Mother's Restaurant
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
National World War II Museum
Natchez Steamboat
Cochon Restaurant
Carousel Bar
Pat Obrien's Piano Bar
Frenchmen St
Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits
Algiers Ferry
Dry Dock Cafe
Vine & Dine -- CLOSED
Historic Algiers Point Neighborhood With Ferry To The French Quarter
Frenchmen Art Market
Juan's Flying Burrito
Mardi Gras
Deanie's Seafood
Drago's Seafood Restaurant
Muriel's Jackson Square
Audubon Insectarium
Royal Street
St. Charles Streetcar
St. Louis Cathedral
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Armstrong (MSY)
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Algiers Ferry
Car: recommended

This property is located with in 1 mile from French Quarter if traveled across by the ferry boat across the river.

Its 10 minute drive to French Quarter Area.

It is 6 miles away from city by Interstate.


Algiers House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , 1st floor
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , 1st floor master suite
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , 2nd floor hall bath
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Suite - 1 queen , Main house -master suite first floor, private bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Main house first floor, private bath
    Bedroom 2 master suite area - 2 twin/ single , Main house Day bed with trundle, first floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Main house 2nd floor, has a shared bath
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , Main House 2nd floor, shared full size bath
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , Main house 2nd floor, shared full size bath
  • The house has 6 bedrooms. All Bedrooms have their own window unit to control air-condition and heat.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
This home was previously used as a bed and breakfast so it has window units in each room to control the ac/heat.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

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*GREAT DEAL* Historic Algiers Point sleeps 12-18
average rating of 4.65625 based on 32 reviews

Great home for a large group.

  • 5 of 5

We had an enjoyable time, and the owners/management were completely attentive to all of our needs. There was enough space so that our group never felt crowded, and staying in Algiers Points provided a calm, serene environment for downtime, but was close enough to make it to the French Quarter in minutes.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate you reserving our home for your stay. It’s nice to hear it was an enjoyable trip for you. Algiers Point is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the city. We hope you will come back to visit.
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Algiers Point

  • 5 of 5

Housing: Large enough for six grumpy old men. Room for communal gatherings and quiet time alone. Centrally located. Quiet neighborhood. Outdoor patio with covered area and even having TV within enclosed area.

Parking: One off street parking spot with plenty of safe on street parking.

Neighborhood: Quiet as noted above. 1/2 block to adult beverage store, from front porch 2 miles as the arrow flies to full service grocery store. 2 adult beverage institutions with music and 3 eateries (southern, american a pizza pie spot) with 2 spot having taps on site. All food and beverages within a 5 min walk. No hills so you can just amble along.

Transportation: Algier's Point Ferry is about 6 blocks from abode. Costing $1 for seniors, $2 or others/one way. Drops you off at Canal St. ready to jump on streetcar to see the sites. If you miss last ferry, an Uber ride home runs about $12-15 to front door. Ferry shuts down around 21:30 on weekdays and 23:30 on weekends.

Across from ferry you will find: American diner, pizzeria, and the ever needed adult beverage institution. All within 1 block


Renters: Have lots of $1 for the ferry as they only take exact change. Suggest a "Jazzy pass" which can be had at any Walgreens or from street car conductor. The pass comes in 1, 3, 5 days at a cost of $3/day. A great way to see the sights.

Owners: Would be nice to have surge protector in each bedroom area to charge electronics.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a very detailed review! We will be getting the surge protectors for the bedrooms for future guest. That's a great suggestion and we appreciate all of our guest feedback! Jami
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Beautiful,Very comfortable, lots of space

  • 5 of 5

Thank you we had a wonderful time! Great sunset from the back yard.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great, comfortable house.

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the house with a group of 10 and everyone was comfortable. Easy walk to the ferry and a nice back patio were the highlights.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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No Wifi

  • 1 of 5

My team of network marketing business associates and I booked this rental for our annual convention being held in New Orleans. We rely heavily on wifi as we run online businesses. We were astonished to discover there was not internet available and we would never have rented this place knowing that.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so very sorry the wifi was not working. We were not notified til the end of the stay and did not have enough time on Saturday evening to remedy the situation. Future guest: we do have wifi. we ask that you login in to wifi upon arriving and if there are ever any questions call us right away. We strive to always provide excellent service to our guest.
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Great character for an older home

  • 3 of 5

First impression of the inside of the home was not very good. It seemed very dark compared to the pictures online and there was a damp smell, but after the air was turned on for a day the smell went away. Overall we had a very good stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a review. It's so very humid in New Orleans, and with the older 120+ year old homes we have to keep the air conditioners on to keep air circulating. We ask all guest to leave a/c on when leaving the home.It helps. thank you again and I'm happy you had a good stay!
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning fee $150

Please inquire to receive a quote for the dates you are interested in. THE VRBO DETAILED QUOTE is not always right! Ask for a quote by email. To add the detached cottage it must be in your quote as a fee listed out to "add detached Cottage" and paid for. The cleaning fee for detached cottage is $65.00

Rates increase due to Holidays, Festivals and Local activities. To receive an accurate price please submit an inquiry.

NO Refunds- No exceptions!

Thank you!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund