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High Style 5BR. Steps to Magazine St. & Streetcar. 10 min. Uber to French Qtr

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedroom, 4 1/2 bath condo, with media room. 2500+ square feet

This is a completely renovated, high quality condo located in one of New Orleans most popular locations. Located just steps from popular magazine street shopping, restaurants and watering holes. The condo complex was designed by famous Local Architect John Hopkins and features only 5 units total. This unit is located within the courtyard of the property and occupies the 2nd and 3rd floor of the building. There is one unit below our unit, the other three units are located in a separate building connected by a charming balcony. The unit has been completely renovated with new wood floors, custom architectural details such as wood beams, custom wood wall, and top of the line kitchen and bathrooms. It is both private and highly accessible to areas such as the French Quarter, Audubon Park and The CBD. It is furnished with upscale furnishings and linens and features a fully equipped kitchen. There are 5 queen beds and two twin beds. There is also indoor laundry, wifi and a printer for your use. The unit has one reserved parking space and another space that is available for guest parking. There is also a park with playground in the next block.


Owner
Colleen Loria
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Colleen Loria

I am a Native of New Orleans and the Broker/Owner of New Orleans Property Shoppe,Inc a local Boutique Real Estate Brokerage. I purchased this property in 2014 and completely renovated it with new electrical, plumbing, kitchens, and bathrooms, wood flooring, windows and more. It features custom window coverings and upscale furnishings and linens. Visit my website at www.nopropertyshoppe.com.

Colleen Loria purchased this townhome in 2013

Why Colleen Loria chose Uptown-Carrollton

This property is located in a great neighborhood convenient to all of the things that people visiting New Orleans want to do. Its just steps from Magazine street shopping, a quick 5-10 minute ride to the French Quarter, Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo and about a 5-6 block walk to the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar. It is situated steps away from a nearvy park and playground and is right across the street from St. Stephen's Church. It is a perfectlly central Uptown Location in walking distance to many attractions but also a short ride to others.

What makes this townhome unique

The property is quite large for a condo and feels more like a home. It has parking, outdoor space for entertaining and a back patio for barbecuing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is the owner of the property making this post.

My guest Jayonna S. checked in on 9/27 and immedately called me and texted me to complain that there were "bed bugs" and that the place wasn't clean.

My maids do a very thorough job and I am very particlular so I was very surprised. I sent the maids over right away to change linens and clean any areas needing it. There was no bug on the bed when they arrived. Upon her departure, Jayonna called me incessantly (I was at a football game) and texted me asking me to call her. When we spoke she then complained about finding a large bug in the sink and also finding lipstick on a wine glass. She then asked if she would have to pay the cleaning fee, saying "I would hate to have to give a negative review". I asked her to send me photos of bug she found. When I recieved the photo, I asked my assistant to research the bug to find out what it was. At this time, Jayonna sked me to refund her deposit to a different credit card than the one used to reserve the property stating she had "lost the card on the trip". I told her that the deposit had likely already been refunded to the original card which I have it set up automatically to do. It was then my assitant, called me to her computer. The photo of the bug was a photo from the internet. Jayonna had clearly lied about the bug and obvioulsy lied about the other issues just to demand a refund. At this point, I have refunded the entire amount of Jayonna's deposit to the original card but have NOT yet told her of my discovery. I could have deducted the additional cost of the cleaning but did not. I am posting this in the event Jayonna posts a negative review as she threatened to do. She is a scam artist.
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Amenities

Uptown-Carrollton Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • FRONT BEDROOM BATHROOM (2) - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private toilet/sink and shared Tub/shower combination
    Master Bathroom (1) - toilet , shower , Dual Vanities, shower with overhead rain shower & hand held
    REAR BEDROOM BATHROOM (3) - toilet , combination tub/shower , PRIVATE TUB/SINK AND SHARED TUB/SHOWER COMBINATION
    Upstairs Bathroom (4) - toilet , shower
    Powder Room (1/2 BATH) - toilet
  • Master bathroom - Large Shower, double vanity Jack and Jill Bathroom- Connects bedroom 2 & 3 and features a sink and toilet for each bedroom and a shared tub/shower. Front load washer and dryer located here. Upstairs Bathroom- Shower, vanity, toilet 1/2 Bath/Powder room
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Upstairs bedroom - 2 queen
    Media Room - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Has Huge Flat Screen Smart TV
    Front Bedroom - 1 queen
    Rear Bedroom - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Has Flat Screen TV
  • Master Bedroom- Queen Bed Front bedroom- Queen Bed Rear Bedroom- Queen Bed Upstairs Bedroom- 2 Queen Beds Media Room/Bedroom 5 - 2 Twin Beds, Window Seat with Twin Mattress
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • roller blading

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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High Style 5BR. Steps to Magazine St. & Streetcar. 10 min. Uber to French Qtr
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 16 reviews
5

Beautiful and spacious with the perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

This was perfect for our group of 12. We had ages 4 to 65 and everyone was very happy.

At the front door is a bin with all the beads and parade goodies that kept the youngest and oldest occupied for a long time. The location was wonderful. Just a few blocks either way to Magazine St or St Charles and the street car made getting around easy. The neighborhood is beautiful and safe. We walked to nearby restaurants and the kids played at a park that was just a block a way to burn off some pre/post dinner energy.

Our sleeping arrangements were great. The kids took over the media room and the rest of us had our own rooms and bathrooms. The beds were comfortable and the linens were clean. The bathrooms were very nice and very clean. The towels were provided and were towels like you would have at home. Not hotel towels.

The kitchen had sustained some damage from previous tenants so the freezer was not able to be used. That said the owner contacted me ahead of time and got a cooler for ice and made sure we were all set. That speaks volumes to the care that is placed on making sure our needs were met. We had a grill and enjoyed grilled oysters. My local friends came over and put on a shrimp and crab boil with plenty of room in the kitchen for 3 people shelling oysters.

When it was time to leave everyone was asking when we were coming back to do it again.

Vacation success. I would rent this property again and again!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Shannon! I can't thank you enough for such a detailed and complimentary review. It is appreciated more than you know, especially considering the experience with the guest before you damaging the property. I am so happy you and your family enjoyed the house and your trip so much. Come back soon! Colleen
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5

Amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Pictures do not do it justice for this place. Perfect location, no need to fight for parking and beautiful home. I highly recommend this place. Absolutely amazing.

Veronica

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Veronica! Thank you for the very nice review! I am glad you and you all had a good time! Come back soon! Colleen
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5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing wedding weekend. The house was beautiful and we were well taken care of. The neighborhood feels safe and there are great places to eat just a short walk to Magazine Street. I would recommend this house to anyone who wants to have a beautiful place to stay while in the city. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Heather!! I'm so happy that the house worked so well for your Wedding!! Thank you for the nice review and come back anytime! Colleen
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5

had the BEST time!

  • 5 of 5

amazing house, amazing location! thanks colleen!!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so welcome!! I'm glad you had a good time! Come back and visit soon! Colleen
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5

A great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

This is a comfortable place and was very nice to come back to after being out around town. The kitchen is designed very functionally and adjoins the living room, making it easy for everyone to hang out in the same area. Everything seemed pretty high-quality. Be sure to check out Magazine Street--it was nice to be so close to it. Colleen was great and very responsive: I felt confident that she would be happy to help with any issues or questions. Give this place a try!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review! I am glad you enjoyed the place and the location. You're welcome back anytime! Colleen
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5

Perfect location, everything new

  • 5 of 5

So many rentals have outdated kitchens, appliances and linens. Things here felt fresh and new. Great location, walk to tons of stuff. Away from the noise of the French Quarter but a $12 Uber away. Host very responsive. We had the perfect family vacation. My dad loved it.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review! I'm so glad you liked the place!! You were a perfect guest!
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Map

Car: not necessary

Our property is located on Napoleon Avenue at Magazine Street in the heart of Uptown New Orleans. Its just a few blocks from the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar and only steps from Magazine street shops, restaurants and watering holes.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $300
Refundable damage deposit $1,500

** Rates are subject to change. Your rate is NOT guaranteed until security deposit has been received. Deposit of $1,500 is due at booking. The full balance of your stay, including the $300 cleaning fee is due 30 days prior to the beginning date of your occupancy.
Please note that VRBO charges a fee to make payments via credit card on this site.
NOTE- The person making the booking must use a credit card with his/her name on it. Credit cards held by those other than the person making the booking shall not be accepted.
For US residents or US citizens - 2.5% for Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards in the United States.
3.75% for Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards outside of the United States.
eChecks (electronic checks) with free processing are available for domestic U.S. banks only.
Chargeback fee is $25 USD per chargeback
For U.S. resident or U.S. citizens with a non-U.S. bank account †
2.2% for Visa, MasterCard cards issued within the EU.
2.7% for Visa, MasterCard cards issued outside the EU (including the U.S.)
Chargeback fee is $25 USD per chargeback
For Canadian citizens or residents with a Canadian bank account
3.0% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued anywhere
For Canadian citizens or residents with a non-Canadian bank account
2.2% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued within the EU
2.7% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued outside the EU
Chargeback fee is $25 CAD per chargeback.
For residents of the United Kingdom ‡
1.4% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued within the UK
1.9% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued within the EU
2.4% for Visa, MasterCard, Electron, Carte Bleue cards issued outside the UK and EU
Chargeback fee is £16.00 per chargeback‡ Includes the territories: Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Northern Ireland, Gibralter

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund