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Grand Estate in the Heart of the City

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

About the property

Exquisite Manse Steps from World Class Dining

The 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, 8,000 square foot estate is located on a 1/2 acre of manicured gardens. The property includes 2 kitchens, a grand dining hall, a billiard room, a conservatory, a library, a weight room, home cinema and more with plenty of room for larger parties to spread out. Enjoy the graciousness of a Southern mansion, while still being only steps from World Class Dining, e.g. Shaya, Lilette, Cavan, Le Petite Grocery and other must-stops for Foodies.

The property is adjacent to Magazine Street and the historic St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, less than 3 miles from the French Quarter, Superdome, Canal Street and downtown.

The original site of the manor house of a large plantation that stretched to the river, it is a Registered National Historic Landmark and a winner of the New Orleans Landmarks Association's Special Honor Award

The three-story, Italianate raised villa boasts a luxurious master suite on the top floor including a king size bed, a queen-size pull-out sofa-bed, en-suite jacuzzi tub, separate shower, steam room, private toilet and bidet. The main floor includes a chef's kitchen and dining area, a library whose Chesterfield, pull-out couch allows it function as a secondary master bedroom, with en suite bathroom, billiard room, conservatory with 1/2 bath, and a magnificent grand dining hall that seats up to 24. The bottom floor, features three bedrooms and three bathrooms with a very large kitchen, dining area, laundry room, home gym, home cinema (with pull out couch) and living room. All bedrooms on the ground floor have en suite bathrooms with full baths and showers, jacuzzi tub and classic claw-foot tub.

From the large, front porch to the lushly landscaped gardens, water features, and expansive lawns the grounds have the feel of an aristocrat's country estate. There is also gated off-street parking for up to four cars, open air, with remote entrance.

This is a quiet residential area and respect for the neighbors is at a premium. Given the size of the property, fronting a full city block, and its distance from the street, one need only observe basic common sense not to disturb neighbors. There are absolutely no events allowed. The property is not zoned for event rentals, and due to past issues, owner will enforce this prohibition strictly, and have any unauthorized event shut down.

More Details

Property Manager
Lance Pippin
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2017


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)


Great Space for a Large Group

  • 5 of 5

This was a great space for a large group gathering. We conducted a reunion for a fellowship program and it was so wonderful to be able to all bunk up together. We had 14 beds setup so we could all stay in one place. The large dining table meant we were able to have big group conversations which was our main convening area. There were lots of living rooms and parlor rooms, but none that could hold all of us, so it was good for breaking out into smaller groups. All in all it was a great location and the owner was very friendly and helpful. I would totally stay here again in the future

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A big Big Easy delight!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic antebellum presence with a patina all its own! Great for big families!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing property with beautiful architecture

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our wedding party for a week. It was large enough so that nobody felt cramped and had plenty of bathrooms for 18 people to shower. I would highly recommend this place to anyone!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Live like a Southern Bell or Gentleman!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful Antebellum home will take you back in time. Eat in the grand dining room/ballroom at an antique table that seats over 20, play pool and have a bourbon in the billiards room or walk through the floor to ceiling windows that open to the porch to check out the gardens, you get to live like the old Southern rich use to live. At least for the weekend. Then retire to the master bedroom which takes up the entire 3rd floor and enjoy the jacuzzi tub.

We enjoyed everything about our stay, and the owner and property manager were so helpful. Best weekend in New Orleans, ever!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Nice and Spacious

  • 4 of 5

It was a wonderful stay. We rented this for the entire bridal party for my daughter's wedding. Everyone who stayed there was thrilled with the property, the location as well as the sleeping arrangements.

The owner stopped by as well and visited with them to make sure everything was going well. Highly recommend the property.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay at the house! It is located in an awesome location and the neighborhood is quiet and friendly. The beds are comfortable, clean linen and towels, and the house is huge. The front porch garden area wonderful sitting areas. HOWEVER, the house was not clean to my standards and 2/4 bathroom showers were not working or draining properly. The lighting in the bathrooms either were broke or you could not see to put on your makeup. The stairs and areas were not vacuumed. I would rent again, but those items need to be looked at... clean and working plumbing is important to me! Love NOLA

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mardi Gras Season
Feb 14 2017 - Mar 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
St. Patrick's Etcetera
Mar 9 2017 - Mar 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
French Quarter Fest 2016
Apr 5 2017 - Apr 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
JazzFest 2016
Apr 26 2017 - May 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
University Graduation
May 11 2017 - May 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Essence Fest
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
High Season
Sep 28 2017 - Oct 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
Oct 26 2017 - Nov 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250

Daily rate is $925 and up for entire 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath, 3 story house and is $300 and up for the 2 bedroom, 2 bath ground floor unit only. No refunds. No pets allowed. Inquiries for renting the entire estate get priority over those just wanting to rent the ground floor unit only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Faubourg Delachaise Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 8000 sq. ft.
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 22 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Ground Floor Master bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Ground Floor Guest bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Floor Full Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Floor Powder Room - toilet
    Top Floor Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet , Also Steam Room.
    Ground Floor Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Deep, luxuriant, claw-foot tub.
  • Top floor has a spacious master bath with 3 pedestal sinks, large jacuzzi tub and separate walk-in shower and steam room. The Main Floor has a full bath with double sinks and a shower/tub combo as well as another powder room/half bath. The Ground Floor has two master bathrooms (one with a jacuzzi tub/shower combo the other with a deep, luxurious claw-foot tub), both surrounded by beautiful glass tile and travertine marble flooring. The third bath is a full sized bathtub with all amenities.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Top Floor Master - 1 king , Large grand bedroom with ensuite bath with jacuzzi tub
    Ground Floor Master - 1 queen , with large ensuite bathroom with jetted tub
    Ground Floor Guest - 1 king , Ground flr bedroom with a king sized bed and private bath.
    Ground Floor Back Bedroom - 1 queen
    Main Floor Bedroom/Library - 1 queen , Bed is a pull-out Chesterfield with memory foam mattress
  • Large master bedroom on top floor with ensuite bath including jacuzzi tub and separate walk-in shower. Main floor has bedroom with a queen memory foam bed pull-out Chesterfield, full bath across the hall. Ground floor has another 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths. In addition to the 5 bedroom suites, there are also two additional sleeper sofas and several inflatable mattress to accommodate larger parties. While the spacious house allows for guests to spread out their sleeping areas, larger groups are reminded there are only 5 1/2 bathrooms.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Rates are far whole-house rentals. The inventory of these is limited. Please inquire for lower rates if owner remains, occupying the top floor master suite.

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