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Lovers'/ Writer's/ Saints Fan's Paradise

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Jun 28, 2016
Lovely Historic Shotgun Cottage

doll house/cottage...

this historic shotgun home is a lovers' or writer's paradise (saint's fan is implicit)!! it is in the quiet, historic Algiers point area of New Orleans. the quarter and city is only a ferry ride or a 10 minute cab ride away. you can be in New Orleans but not 'of' New Orleans....get the feel of the old historic New Orleans.

2 bedrooms (but can sleep 6), 1 bath, parlor room and living area.

please call me directly for availability!

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

there is NO place like nola!

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

this is the cutest house! i loved being in an historic neighborhood during the day and in the quarter at night.



i was able to bring my doggie with also!



the owner was exceptionally easy to work with.

we will be back!!
Sep 2013
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22 Reviews

4.7
based on 22 traveler reviews

4

Close to the action of the French Quarter but not too close!

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay at this Algiers Point property. The short walk to the ferry was through a quaint neighborhood, and the ferry was fun for the kids. It was much better than driving. The charming house was perfect for our family of four, and our dogs. After fun days exploring NOLa, we slept very well the nights we were there. Connie is a great owner that was very responsive to email, and she left us helpful information. If we are ever back in NOLA we will for sure stay at the Lovers'/Writer's/ Saints Fan's Paradise.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy house for a one night stay.

  • 5 of 5

We only needed the house for one night and most places wanted multiple days to rent. Connie was very understanding and allow us to rent for one night. The house was clean and smelled great upon arrival. I had a few questions for Connie prior to arrival. She was very prompt in her responses and answered texts, e-mail, and answered when I called. The house is located only a couple minute drive to the Algiers Ferry. We would love to stay here again on our next trip.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and loved the house it's very cute and cozy! I will stay here again when I come back to new orleans!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Experience

  • 5 of 5

GREAT vacation home!!!! I would give 10 stars if that were an option.Connie the owner always responded back quickly each time I contacted her,and always so nice.The house was very clean,homey and so comfortable and decorated nicely and reflected the New Orleans vibe.Next visit to New Orleans hope to be able to book this home again

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wasn't sure at first....

  • 4 of 5

When first driving to the property the area is a bit questionable - however upon arrival the house is cute and on a beautiful tree lined street. Connie suggested a couple of restaurants close by that were very good!

The access to the ferry is so easy and convenient and is a cheap way to get to and from downtown.

We really enjoyed our stay and would do it again!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Algiers Stay

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in the house for a month and had a very relaxing time. The house was very spacious and warm. It's about a 15-20 minute walk to the ferry and, except for the handful of times the ferry was broken, was a quick trip into the city. Connie was very accommodating and easy to contact. There were a few bars in the neighborhood that were a lot of fun.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

this property is a quaint shotgun house built in 1931, with the original claw foot tub! algiers point is an eclectic neighborhood of locals that gives you the true feel of new orleans.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : msy -louis armstrong airport at 15 Miles Nearest Barpub : dry dock cafe at 0.25 Miles Nearest Ferry : the algiers ferry at 0.25 Miles Nearest Train : downton nola at 8 Miles Nearest Motorway : 90 at 1 Miles Car: not necessary

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
mardi gras
Feb 20 2017 - Mar 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
$4,000
 
 
jazz fest
Apr 21 2017 - Apr 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
jazz fest
Apr 28 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$155
$2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $75

rates are subject to change based on event schedule.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Updated: Jun 28, 2016
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Amenities

From the Owner

this home is a quaint dollhouse/cottage with a fenced backyard for animal lovers. it can be a respite from your busy life, or a haven after a typical nola weekend! party then rest in quiet serenity.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Attractions

  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues

Leisure Activities

  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital

Floor Area

  • 1000 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, shower

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • each bedroom has a queen size bed. the living room has a pull out sofa/futon.

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

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