Fantastic 2 Story Carriage House with Gated Private Patio & Upstairs Open Porch

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Last updated: 10/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Fantastic 2 story Creole Cottage in the Historic Garden District of New Orleans. 1 1/2 block walk to great restaurants with all types of cuisine, bars, antique shops, delis, local apparel and other retail boutiques on Magazine St. which is a designated Cultural District in the City . May and June are beautiful times in the city with flowers in full bloom and a festival every weekend. The weather is pleasant and usually good for outdoor activities and we still have a number of dates available.
The public transportation on transportation on Magazine St. will take you downtown and to the French Quarter in minutes or to Audubon Park with its wonderful Zoo and views of the Mississippi River.

This beautiful house has been lovingly renovated to preserve the original hardwood floors throughout out, the brick fireplaces, the antique bargeboard wainscoting downstairs and wood staircase and banisters. Yet, it features a great brand new kitchen with granite countertops and all new appliances and 2 new marble tiled baths and new washer/ dryer inside.

It has a large open living room and dining room downstairs and 2 bedrooms upstairs. For additional sleeping, the living room sofa converts to a queen sized bed with memory foam mattress. The beautiful private patio with its fountain is a peaceful haven to relax after a long day. Also, enjoy the ample upstairs open porch for the views and as your private dining area above.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking allowed on patio and upstairs porch...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    comfortable sofa converts to Queen bed w/ memory foam....moreless

  • See the video to see how bedrooms are situated. One of the bedrooms is a sitting room by day and the sofa converts to a Queen with memory foam mattress. Also, The Sofa downstairs in the living room converts to a Queen with memory foam mattress....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Both baths are brand new with marble tile floors and tile bath or shower. The shower upstairs has a seat in it and dual shower heads....moreless


  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV...moreless

  • Television:

    2 flat screened tvs upstairs in bedrooms and 1 flat screened tv downstairs. Cable TV channels...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    beautiful dinning room table and chairs that seats 6 but it opens up to make a larger table as well....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Internet:

    free wifi available ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    on street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Kitchen:

    granite counter tops, all new appliances, kitchen pots and pans, dishes, utensils, coffee maker, microwave and toaster. Fully stocked...moreless

  • Microwave:

    large over the stove microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    in stove...moreless


  • Balcony:

    large upstairs porch with balcony....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Gated private patio with fountain!...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.8
from 21 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 8 - Dec 13, 2016
5 night min stay
Christmas & Sugar Bowl
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
Pre Mardi Gras
Feb 9 - Feb 12, 2017
3 night min stay
weekend before Mardi Gras
Feb 16 - Feb 20, 2017
3 night min stay
Mardi Gras 2017
Feb 23 - Feb 28, 2017
3 night min stay
St. Patrick's Day
Mar 10 - Mar 12, 2017
3 night min stay
French Quarter Fest
Apr 6 - Apr 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Jazz Fest
Apr 27 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Jazz Fest II
May 4 - May 7, 2017
3 night min stay
4th July
Jul 4 - Jul 6, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,500 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Manager's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 10/23/2016
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  • Parasol's

    "Just around the corner known for it PoBoy sandwiches and THE hang out for the St. Patrick's ..."

  • Tracey's

    "Good food and atmosphere. Right on Magazine and Third St. The original owners of Parasol sol..."

  • Stein's Market and Deli

    "Delicious deli sandwiches, old building, outdoor seating. One of a kind"

  • Magazine Street

    "1.2204 MAG. Mystic Blue Sign Shop, local artist custom signs and other artwork. 2.2209 MAG...."

  • Starbucks

    "Great for a quick bite and a great cup of coffee about 4 blocks away"

  • Coquette

    "Wonderful breakfast and brunch place, beautiful restaurant, fabulous food"

  • Joey K's Restaurant & Bar

    "Great local fare. reasonable prices, fun atmosphere, lunch and dinner, seating outside also...."

  • Garden District Book Shop

    "This and other boutique type stores are about a 7 block walk from the cottage. Gifts, antiqu..."

  • Juan's Flying Burrito

    "very popular Mexican food. about a 10 block walk. reasonable prices, very busy on weekends"

  • Judy's at The Rink

    "Great small local shops within walking distance. Actually in same are as Maple St. Books at ..."

  • Saki Cafe Uptown

    "Great oriental food and beautiful atmosphere. popular bar for wine and cocktail, only 5 bloc..."

  • Another Broken Egg Cafe

    "Breakfast place with some great dishes. Skip the Grits and the pancakes"

  • Charcoal's Gourmet Burger Bar

    "only about 6 blocks from Cottage- address on map here is wrong Elk, buffalo and other exotic..."

  • AJ&J Asian Bistro

    "Excellent Oriental food and sushi,. very creative young owner, beautifully decorated. 4 bloc..."

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Louis Armstrong New Orleans
Irish Channel, New Orleans, LA, USA
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Algiers Ferry- Canal St.
3 Miles
Nearest Train
Irish Channel, New Orleans, LA, USA
Nearest Restaurant
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bay St. Louis/ Pass Christian

Car: Not Necessary

Historic area with 19th century architecture, novelty shops, delis, coffee shops, antiques, apparel and many restaurants of all kinds all within walking distance.

Take the Magazine bus just 1 1/2 blocks away to be downtown and the French quarter in 10 minutes, Or take the St. Charles Ave. streetcar to the French Quarter and not have to worry about having a car.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: This our own vacation getaway from the cold Colorado winter and Fall and to enjoy the many New Orleans festivals like the French Quarter Fest , Jazz and Heritage Festival, Bayou Bugaloo and many others. When we purchased this house in 2010, It had been sorely neglected and but we were taken with the idea of bring it back to its former glory. The cottage in the rear of the property, which we offer for rent, dates back to the 1840's per records in the Orleans Archives Office-------- A recent review: "We couldn´t be happier staying at Kenny´s and Corinne´s place in New Orleans. You can tell the house has just been refurbished, with modern appliances and furniture, but still keeps the charm of a classic creole cottage. Honestly the pictures don´t do justice to the beauty of the little house. Every detail is well taken care of and the place is extremely clean. We were a party of 6 and were a bit doubtful about the house having one room only, but honestly it turned out perfect, since it has 2 bathrooms, the bedsheets and pillows are the best quality, and comfortable memory foam matresses, which gave those of us sleeping in sofas better sleep than in some 5 stars hotels. The kitchen is really well equipped and everything looks new. They provide board games which were perfect for a rainy evening along with the wine bottle they gave us. Corinne and Kenny were extremely nice and really attentive. They gave us tips on the neighborhood, the city and the activities to do. They asked us about our interest and made further research on those activities so we wouldn´t miss out anything from the great city of New Orleans, including obviously the St. Patrick´s Parade! The parade went by in Magazine Street, just a few minutes from the house, so the location was perfect to watch the parade and get the ambiance and the fun of the festival! Garden District turned out to be our favorite neighborhood in the city, beautiful to walk around ....."

Why Irish Channel, New Orleans, LA, USA:
We came to New Orleans after Katrina for the first time and fell in love with the city and its Laissez Les Bon Temps Roulez lifestyle and energy. We found this house and felt that it was perfect for us--the neighborhood, and this home with wonderful history and great bones just waiting for us.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We found this historic property and it was love at first sight despite its need for TLC. So with the help of family here in New Orleans, we renovated the property to its original glory while adding modern amenities. This area of the City is speckled with great places to dine, grab a glass of wine and shop til you drop in local specialty stores. It's very convenient to public transportation and great for strolling around this historic area with its beautiful homes. You can walk to Mardi Gras parades and the Irish Channel parade passes only a block away. Since we can't be in New Orleans year round, we wanted to share our home away from home with others

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  • Open Living room/dining room

    Open Living room/dining room

  • Upstairs bath

    Upstairs bath

  • 2nd bedroom; sitting room by day and sofa converts to Queen with memory foam mat

    2nd bedroom; sitting room by day and sofa converts to Queen with memory foam mat

VRBO #671272

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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Fantastic 2 story Carriage House with gated private patio & upstairs open porch

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