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Furnished & Lots of Privacy. Very Safe Neigborhood near Streetcar & Park

Bedrooms 1
Space 350 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 30 nights


About the property

All Utilities Included. Near Streetcar, Restaurants, Stores



Short term: $300.00 per week, 30 day minimum. Damage deposit required.

Renovated one bedroom cottage, in a comfortable setting. We are located on a principally residential street, at the edge of a vibrant commercial district Just a few steps from the Canal Street Streetcar, and an easy commute to the downtown and LSUMC or the New VA Hospital.

Everything you need is here. Comfy new gel foam queen mattress and bed in a separate bedroom, with a huge walk in closet for luggage storage.

New kitchen features quartz counter tops and all new stainless steel appliances. Appliances include electric oven and range, microwave, dishwasher and fridge.

The kitchen shares space with the living room, furnished with a love seat and small dinette. This area receives lots of natural light from two skylights.

The bathroom is basic and functional. It is squeaky clean. With a stall shower and skylight.

We are located less than a block from the Canal Streetcar and the City Park spur. Less than a mile from City Park. A major pharmacy, two grocery stores, and twenty restaurants are all located within a two block walk. Safe and secure neighborhood. Only a two mile streetcar ride from downtown New Orleans. We are also only 100 yards off the Endymion Mardi Gras Parade Route. We are less than 300 yards from the new Lafitte Greenway. A rails to trail bike / running path that takes you all the way downtown. Convenient to Jazz Fest too!

The cottage is a free standing unit, tucked away in our back yard. Quiet and secure. We have a vacation rental onsite for when your family visits too! Look on this site for #844524

More Details

Pat & Melissa
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Pat & Melissa

We are a married couple 'over 50' Pat works as a Travel Tour operator (Costa Rica), Melissa is a medical professional at a local hospital. We love New Orleans and are excited to share it with visitors. We attend the Jazz Fest every single day, and have for years.

Melissa is from here and Pat came in the late 1970s. We know our city very well.

We fully embrace the quirky culture of New Orleans. We love the local music scene, the festivals, and (most of all) the local food! We are longstanding members of an 'underground' Carnival krewe, and we march in the annual Krewd de Vieux Mardi Gras parade.

We are happy to share our vast knowledge of New Orleans with our guests.

Pat & Melissa purchased this cottage in 1995

Why Pat & Melissa chose New Orleans

Location! MidCity bills itself as 'The Heart of the City'. It is convenient to everything. The Canal Streetcar stop is only 100 yards away. This is one of the safest neighborhoods in the city.

What makes this cottage unique

This rental features a fantastic fully equipped kitchen. Stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops. One Bedroom, One Bath, Studio Kitchen/Living Room in Free Standing Building. With two supermarkets only two blocks away, OVER TWENTY restaurants within three blocks.

This is a free standing building in the owner's backyard. Lots of privacy and very secure.


Uptown/Carrollton Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Simple bath. Functional and Squeaky Clean. Vanity with sink, toilet, and stall shower. Overhead skylight gives great light. Of course, towels are provided.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Brand new gel foam mattress. The bedroom is a little cozy, but fine for a couple. It also features a large walk in closet for your clothes and to store your stuff.
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • tennis


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Furnished & Lots of Privacy. Very Safe Neigborhood near Streetcar & Park
average rating of 4.7586207 based on 29 reviews

Clean and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at your place. Shower is a bit small but sufficient. Great location for anything in New Orleans. Its kind of sad that you are no longer renting for vacationers. Thanks for the comfort and safety of your rental.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Nice place, tucked away but close to lots of great restaurants. Very friendly.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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  • 5 of 5

Such a wonderful, hidden little place! For just my husband and myself, it was perfect! We bought a jazzy pass for the streetcar and didn't drive not once. The streetcar stop is right up the road. Highly recommend little cottage for the perfect NOLA getaway! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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This is a small great place Pat was so kind and helpful! We will be back soon!

  • 5 of 5

This is a small place but worked perfect for my husband and two young teens 14 and 12. We were always on the go if you need to be able to hang out at the house with four it would be tight. It is very clean and comfortable. Pat was amazing and helpful! We can't wait to come back and stay with Pat again!

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Dallas, TX

Nice play for short trip

  • 4 of 5

I loved the list of restaurants and that they were all within walking distance. I loved that the streetcar was in walking distance. If I needed anything, the owners were readily available. Everything was clean and comfortable. This will be my go to place next time I come to New Orleans. Laissez les bon temps rouler.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amherst NH

Great Location & Completely New

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location because not only is it at the concourse of two street car lines but it had a great variety of restaurants, two banks, a pharmacy and a super market within a couple short blocks. It was a straight shot of about 20 minutes to the French Quarter on the Canal Street Car Line. It's just $3/24 hours of unlimited rides on all of NOLA's mass transit system. The kitchen had everything you need and they were all full size appliances. Pat was a very accommodating host. He had lots of great suggestions. We really benefited from his list of restaurants within a couple of blocks. He included a quick description, his personal review and the web links to each establishment. It was very quiet and a safe neighbor hood. The bed was comfortable. You'll enjoy your stay at this charming cottage.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Algiers Ferry Downtown New Orleans
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak- Downtown New Orleans
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Car: not necessary

Safe Neighborhood. Fantastic location less than 100 yards from the Canal Streetcar line and the City Park spur.

Convenient to City Park & Jazz Fest. Only a short streetcar ride to downtown, the Superdome, and the French Quarter. Walking distance to the annual Bayou Boogaloo festival on Bayou St John.

We have twenty restaurants within a two block walk. Within the same area are a national pharmacy, two major supermarkets, three urgent care offices, two bars, three banks, two day spas, and a dry cleaner.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night

We feel that the apartment is too small for more than two adults. Kids under 12 are free. Extra adults are $20.00 per night additional.

We are in a soft opening. We are still decorating and have some landscaping to do. But the apartment itself is fully furnished and new renovated. Come to VooDoo Fest, and be our first guests!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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