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Property Details

Updated: Mar 20, 2015
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9

This historic renovated home has a master bedroom with Queen size bed and en suite master bath with Jacuzzi tub and large walk in closet on the first floor. The second bedroom on the first floor comes with futon and doubles as a study/meditation room. A full bathroom is located conveniently across the hall along with the laundry room with washer/dryer. Upstairs in the loft are two full size beds with another full en suite bathroom. Ample storage for clothing and gear throughout the home. Front and back porches for kicking back before hitting the town or rehashing the nights events. Large back yard with private gated off street parking for you and your guests.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

I purchased this house in 2000 as a blighted piece of property. It was the worst house in the neighborhood and everyone laughed at me when I showed it to them. It seemed only I could see the potential of this beautiful lady. With the help of award winning architect Jackie Case and her husband Mark Redding, who was the contractor, we were able to return her to her former grandeur with a modern touch. Some of the design ideas that allowed for a full size third bathroom were contributed by my late mother who is a collected folk artist. Her works are collected by the likes of Delta Burke and Neil Young among many others. Some of the art work in the house is hers. In 2004 I met the love of my life Julie. Julie is a dentist in Baton Rouge. We quickly split our time between Baton Rouge and New Orleans while starting our family. So many memorable times have been spent in this home. We truly love to entertain and welcome you to share in this beautiful home with us. I have enjoyed this home as a bachelor while running my Naturopathic business in the dining room area. As Julie and I dated we enjoyed many romantic walks to and from all the exiting sights, sounds, and tastes of the city. Mostly, we never ventured more than a 15 minute stroll from our home. ; ) We still continue to enjoy the city with our two children in tow. Julie's business and family keep us more ensconced in Baton Rouge, so we don't get in as much as we'd like to….so we are sharing our precious lady with you. If there is anything that we can offer to you that is not already provided for, please ask. New Orleans has been my home for over 20 years and continues to be one of the best places in the world for friends, family, and fun. Oh, and my friends who laughed at me for buying this bit of then blighted property, well, they are some of our most frequent guests. I hope you enjoy our little piece of paradise as much as we have.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Our "home" in New Orleans was one of the highlights! We will absolutely recommend this to friends! You all should come to Fargo, ND and stay at our house - Fargo is Fabulous as well - and very unknown in that region. Thanks Miss Pat and Sam - it has been a pleasure and we hope our paths cross again.
Jan 2014
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Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown

Absolutely amazing

  • 5 of 5
This trip was for a bachelor party weekend getaway. The house was amazing. Backyard amazing. Personal garage was helpful for parking. The local bar and close restaurants were great and convenient. All in all a great place to stay to enjoy an amazing city. And the owners are EXTREMELY helpful and provided great customer service. Thanks again.
  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We appreciate your kind observations. Our home truly is a rare opportunity to enjoy the city of New Orleans. Our off street parking does offer a hassle free alternative to on the street parking. We are happy you enjoyed our space and thank you for appreciating our over the top service to our guest. In addition we thank you for taking such great care of our historic beauty. We look forward to seeing you all soon. And last but not least, congratulations on your up coming life adventures. Sincerely Sam
Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown

Christmas Time in New Orleans

  • 5 of 5
Our family wanted to experience New Orleans and we did so in such a perfect way. Sam's house is located within walking distance to everything! Oh! and what a beautiful, historic home with everything you need to be comfortable, the 6 of us settled right in after being greeted warmly by Mrs. Pat. Since we drove to NOLA from Houston, the secure off street parking was a plus. Sam....your suggestions for dining were right on too!! Did not take us long to find our favorite at The Annunciation...the owner and staff and food were outstanding. Thanks again for sharing your home with us and helping make our NOLA Holiday adventure a huge success.
  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
Owner's Response: Dear Sandy, Thank you for your kind remarks and observations. We strive to accommodate each of our guest as they discover our unique home - surrounded by many of New Orleans favorite places and combined with gated off street parking makes visiting a little less stressful. I am glad you enjoyed several of our recommendations including Annunciation. We look forward to your re-visit soon!
Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown
Sheboygan, WI

A great stay in a great city!

  • 5 of 5
We visited NOLA for a family wedding and had quite a long list of needs from our house. We needed sleeping for 3 different groups, central location with easy walking access to everything, parking for our 2 rental cars and a little help pointing us in the right direction. This house, Sam and Mrs Pat met all of our needs and were so easy and responsive to work with. This was a really great place to stay! Thank you!
  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Debbie. Our home is very unique in that it is a single family home located within New Orleans most frequent visited places - all within walking distance and easily accessible. We strive to enhance each guest stay by making visiting "easy." Pat and I thank you and your guest for your sincere compliments. Sam
Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown

Great birthday

  • 5 of 5
The house was charming and in a wonderful location. It was great for a family to celebrate a birthday in and around the city. Sam was very attentive and answered all of our questions and offered several suggestions for dinner. Would stay here again.
  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sylvia. We appreciate you and your family selecting our home for your special occasion. I thank you for your kind remarks and taking such great care of our historic property.
Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown
Houston, TX

Great location

  • 5 of 5
We loved our stay in this beautiful house with its lovely architectural details- especially the pocket doors to the meditation room. It's much bigger than it looks in the pictures. The only negative is the proximity to the highway; the backyard is fenced in so it's not a major issue. We either walked or took a short cab ride into the French quarter, and the house is close to the streetcar line. The kitchen was fully stocked with anything a guest could need, and there were more than enough towels, extra linens, toiletries, etc.
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your appreciation of our unique home. With the help of our architect who specialized in historic preservation, we restored this 1866+ "shotgun style home" (the records in the court house prior to that were hand written in French and I was unable to go further back in time) to highlight the beauty of New Orleans in a post modern era. Our home has been featured in preservation publications and in the book "New Orleans Favorite Shotguns." Thank you for your appreciation for our amenities, traveling should be fun and easy and we try to make our home to feel like yours! We love our home and glad you do too!
Luxury Home Near Superdome And French Quarter!!!
Warehouse District Downtown

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5
The house is amazing. My ladies and I decided to have a trip for my bachlorette party and we found this house to be not only a perfect location but very cozy with plenty of space! There were 8 of us total, and no one had any trouble with sleeping arrangements or confinements. The house is located right next to I-10, but you would never have known as the windows are double panned. The trolly is also a few blocks away from the house (though we took cabs everywhere) There is a cute little bar located right outside the house as well, the Rusty Nail. Overall wonderful experience, can't ask for a better vacation!
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We aim to please our guest and thank you for your insights. Being in a business district can be a challenge with noise pollution; a tremendous benefit of a total revitalization of a historic home allowed for careful planning that helped to reduce noise including the window treatments and a highly specialized insulation. We appreciate your kind insights and remarks. Sincerely, Sam


From the Owner

With the French Quarter a mere 1.1 miles away, I saw a fabulous opportunity to be able to play in the Quarter without the daily struggle of having to enter and exit the Quarter. Having lived in the Pontalba Apartments at Jackson Square I only knew too well the reality of the logistics of parking and the desire for a quiet nights sleep. Another of my loves is restoration and preservation. Care was taken to preserve as much of this homes original bones and structure while including some modern changes to make this double shotgun into a more livable family home. Additionally, I purchased two additional pieces of property that were deemed unusable right away to give this home a private gated driveway and an actual yard that the children could play in. This is unheard of in the CBD/Warehouse/French Quarter districts.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Louis Armstrong International Airport at 15.17 Miles Nearest Barpub : Annunciation, Cochon, Rusty Nail, Sun Ray Grill at 0.06 Miles Nearest Ferry : Canal River Ferry at 1.11 Miles Nearest Golf : Audubon Park, City Park, THE ENGLISH TURN!!!! at 4.95 Miles Nearest Train : Amtrack at 0.85 Miles Nearest Motorway : US 90 at 0.04 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Annunciation, Cochon, Rusty Nail, WWII at 0.06 Miles Car: not necessary

Truly Rare! One of only three single family homes in the Art's District!

Located in the Warehouse District of New Orlean's Central Business District. You have found the only available single historic 'shotgun' style home in the District.

Fully renovated by the owner and an award winning architect, this home offers 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths for your luxurious enjoyment.

Resurrected from blight, this unique 1860's property survived and has become one of New Orlean's favorite shotguns as featured in the Preservation Resource Center's titled book 'New Orlean's Favorite Shotguns'.

A convenient walk will find you saying 'Look, there's Emeril's, The D Day and World War II Museums, Restaurant August, Harrah's, Convention Center, River Walk, French Quarter, Superdome ' and on and on….

Our beloved and cherished home has anchored the area and even been referred to as 'The Georgetown' of the Warehouse District.

Step onto your private porch for a night of starlet gazing(Hollywood loves this off beat area), conversation, or reflection. Better yet, hit the streets and enjoy the energy of a night of entertainment visiting the equally hot and delicious famous restaurants and local watering holes.

This jewel comes with the oh so standard amenities of WiFi, two big smart TV's, cable, phone, business fax and other office accommodations.

Our home has been the host of event parties, celebrations, and those seeking to explore NOLA both for business and pleasure.

Easily accessed, private gated entrance just minutes from Louis Armstrong International airport and literally a few blocks from the Amtrack, our home offers a unique private setting unheard of in most metropolitan areas.


From $400 Per night

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 2 2015 - Apr 8 2015
3 night minimum stay
French Qtr. Festival
Apr 9 2015 - Apr 13 2015
3 night minimum stay
Apr 24 2015 - Apr 26 2015
3 night minimum stay
JazzFest (2)
Apr 30 2015 - May 3 2015
4 night minimum stay
Late Spring
May 4 2015 - Jun 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2015 - Jul 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
Jul 7 2015 - Aug 26 2015
3 night minimum stay
Southern Decadence Festival
Aug 27 2015 - Sep 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
Early Fall
Sep 2 2015 - Sep 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
Halloween/VooDoo Festival
Oct 30 2015 - Nov 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
Nov 2 2015 - Nov 26 2015
3 night minimum stay
Bayou Classic - Thanksgiving
Nov 27 2015 - Nov 29 2015
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

  • Refundable damage deposit $200
  • Property Damage Protection $89
  • Cleaning Fee $150

Rates are subject to change until your reservation is confirmed. A phone number is necessary to call you and verify your Book It Now request. Thank you for your consideration.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Updated: Mar 20, 2015


From the Owner

The unique benefit of this now home is it's proximity to all the fun of the French Quarter, the business of the CBD, and the shopping of the Uptown and the Garden Districts. Being a consultant that travels, the airport is conveniently a mere 20 minutes away. The added benefit of being able to be anywhere I want to be in the city in 15 minutes by foot, car, or trolly is why I chose this most unique setting.

Property Type

  • house


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room


  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Downtown


  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • roller blading

Floor Area

  • 2050 sq. ft.


  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub, This en suite master bath has a large walk in closet.
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, This bathroom is across the hallway from the 2nd bedroom.
  • Upstairs bathroom - toilet, combination tub/shower, This is an en suite bathroom.
  • All three bathrooms are full bathrooms with custom crafted cypress cupboards and countertops.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Upstairs third bedroom - 2 double, This bedroom has an en suite full bathroom with tub also!
  • Master bedroom - 1 queen, This master bedroom has an en suite bath with Jacuzzi tub.
  • Second bedroom downstairs. - 2 sleep sofa /futon, This room has it's own private full bath across the hall.
  • Master bed room includes an en suite full bathroom and executive office for those that are working away from home. The second bed room downstairs can alternatively be used as a meditation room or spill over for large parties from the dining and living room areas. The upstairs bedroom also has an en suite bathroom. All bedrooms have additional linens and blankets. Additional sleeping for infants and toddlers upon request.


  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...


  • Guests provide their own meals

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