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Walk To It All In New Orleans! Private Apartment in Beautiful House. Porch.

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Overview

Property Details

Updated: Feb 27, 2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

1 Br/1 Ba Lower Garden District Beauty Just Blocks From Everything!

Location: Perfect!

Colors: Fun!

Parking: Always easy!

Bedrooms: 1 (But Sleeps up to Four With Queen Sleeper In Parlor)

Baths: 1 Wonderful New Orleans Claw-footed Tub with shower.

Ceilings: 12 Feet High

Floors: Original Heart Pine

Pocket Doors: 9 Feet High, and Glide With a Light Touch!

Porch: 30 Feet Long and 12 Feet High (Just like the Ceilings)

Decor: Mod/Antique

This wonderful, cozy apartment with your own private entrance and shared front porch is your gateway to the heart of one of the most beautiful and fascinating cities in the world.

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About the Owner

Sabin Bokus
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, Working hard to improve my Spanish.
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 27, 2017

About Sabin Bokus

Owner: Best Host/Landlord You Will Ever Have!

Sabin Bokus purchased this house in 2014

Why Sabin Bokus chose Central City/Garden District

This property represents the charm, architecture, history, romance, color, and vibrant nature of New Orleans, and is so well-located, that it allows one to have the best of all worlds: easy access to work and business, tons of urban fun, and quiet residential repose at the end of the day.

What makes this house unique

The pocket doors, original floors and molding, expansive porch, and exterior woodwork all allow you to feel like you have been a part of the city for generations, even if you are new to town.

35 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveler reviews)

Portland, O
5

Excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

This unit is clean, quaint and was in a perfect location for a convention. Also, just a short walk to the St Charles streetcar, so the rest of the city was quickly accessible. Sabin is a very attentive host.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location, Excellent Host, Charming House

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here last weekend with my husband and baby, and we had a tremendous time. Sabin is a great host, he graciously accommodated us with early arrival times/late departures, and the house conveniently came with a pack-and-play which was great. It was very clear that Sabin has a lot of love for NOLA and his house- he gave us many great suggestions that we took him up on (Atachafalaya for brunch was amazing, HiVolt breakfast and coffee was likewise great).

We spent four days doing a lot of walking, jumping on and off the St. Charles street car which was conveniently located to the house, saw some great music at the (free!) blues and barbecue festival, walking around garden district, magazine street shops, and through the french quarter- all of which were easily accessible from Annunciation.

We didn't cook but the house was well furnished, and was the perfect size for our little family. Great porch for a glass of wine. I agree with other commenters- being here made us feel like locals.

To add to Sabin's many great suggestions, we would also recommend Pascal Manales on Napoleon (barbecue shrimp!), La Petite Grocery on Magazine, Bakery Bar right up the street (fun cocktails and amazing Doberge cake!), Napoleon House in the quarter (sazaracs and muffulettas!), and a fancy drink at the Hotel Monteleone (rich literary history, awesome carousel bar), and had a great lunch at Turkey and the Wolf on Jackson. Most of this was in walking distance, all was a street car ride away. We did not have a car and had no problem getting around- with a 3 month old in tow!

If you can't tell, we had an amazing time! and loved coming home to Annunciation.

We'll be back! Thank you Sabin,

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We Feel Like Locals!

  • 5 of 5

My family of four have stayed at the Annunciation House twice. We stayed in March 2016 and recently returned for Beyoncé’s World Tour on September 24, 2016. My family agrees this is the best time we’ve had in New Orleans! We have been to New Orleans many times and we’ve gotten so use to the area in the Lower Garden District, this visit we didn’t feel the need to go to Bourbon Street. However, the French Quarter is a quick drive or walk (if you prefer). We walked to the French Quarter our last visit and it wasn’t too bad because we stopped to sight-see along the way which didn’t make our walk seem long. We also walked to the SuperDome from the house. This may sound far, but it’s only a little over a mile and about a 30/40-minute walk which isn’t bad because again you’re taking your time and enjoying the walk and ambiance of New Orleans. We love Magazine Street and we also did a self-guided tour of the Garden District (using a self-guided book from the bookcase at the house)! Also on this trip we hung out on St. Charles Avenue which is calm and laid back. Beyoncé was even seen dining on St. Charles, but we missed running into her by an hour! We enjoyed coffee each morning around the corner at MoJo’s Coffee House (sooooo glad to have a coffee shop so close to the house). We had lunch at Poseidon on St. Charles, smoothies from HoneyDuex on Magazine Street and we also dined at a Vietnamese restaurant on Magazine Street. What I also enjoy about the house is there’s a full kitchen. I cooked dinner one night and breakfast each morning before we headed out. Anything that we needed or may have forgotten for the trip we were able to go right around the corner to Walmart to get. I’m always concerned with parking in New Orleans, but parking at the house is not an issue at all. There are always plenty of parking spaces available and we are always able to park right in front of the house! The house also has a courtyard in the back and it’s beautiful with a fountain and a string of lights that come on at night. I also enjoy sitting on the front porch which makes the experience feel even more like home! As mentioned we have stayed twice, but this time we really got to know and enjoy the community so much so that we feel like locals! I highly recommend this house and location. It’s great for all --- families, couples, girl’s getaways, guy getaways, etc. You’ll really feel at home!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Guess who is invited to come back! Thank you very, very much for your review! This kind of testimonial says so much for our house, and for New Orleans, and is wonderful! What more can I say? I look forward to your next booking, and thank you again!
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Brooklyn, NY
5

Wonderful little corner of New Orleans

  • 5 of 5

I can't believe it took me almost a year to realize I didn't write a review for this awesome apartment. I stayed here a year ago, when I was in New Orleans for a wedding. It was just my husband, our baby daughter and me. Sabin was so accommodating (even lending us a pack and play for the baby) and helpful with stuff to do, and places to see! The apartment was awesome...and the neighborhood was perfect. We really enjoyed our visit and would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The property was lovely and had everything we needed. It was in a great location - very close to Magazine Street and also walking/biking distance from the French Quarter. It was nice to feel like a local and get a non-French Quarter New Orleans experience. Sabin was helpful and checked in to make sure we had everything. I would absolutely recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Charming Apartment!

  • 4 of 5

Friendly and helpful owner! Everything was clean, place was full of character and in a neat, walkable neighborhood.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Magazine Street

From the Owner

This property represents the charm, architecture, history, romance, color, and vibrant nature of New Orleans, and is so well-located, that it allows one to have the best of all worlds: easy access to work and business, tons of urban fun, and quiet residential repose at the end of the day.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : New Orleans International Airport at 16 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Bridge Lounge, Mojo Coffee, etc... at 0.2 Miles Nearest Ferry : Algiers Ferry/Audubon Aquarium of the Americas at 1.7 Miles Nearest Golf : Audubon Park Golf Course at 5 Miles Nearest Train : St. Charles Streetcar at 0.3 Miles Nearest Motorway : I-10 at 1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Dijon, Annunciation, HiVolt, Cochon, at 0.2 Miles Nearest Beach : Mississippi Gulf Coast at 75 Miles Car: not necessary

Are you kidding? Everything in New Orleans!

Call me! I will help you discover it all!

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Mardi Gras
Feb 17 2017 - Mar 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
French Quarter Fest
Apr 6 2017 - Apr 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$255
 
 
Jazz Fest
Apr 26 2017 - May 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$275
$1,500
 
 
University Graduation
May 12 2017 - May 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$255
$1,400
 
 
Essence Festival/4th July
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
$1,400
 
 
Voodoo Experience
Oct 27 2017 - Nov 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$255
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$185
From
$195
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,100
$3,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Pet Fee $75
Cleaning Fee $100

100% refund if cancelled by 30 days before stay.
Rates flexible depending on length of stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

From the Owner

The pocket doors, original floors and molding, expansive porch, and exterior woodwork all allow you to feel like you have been a part of the city for generations, even if you are new to town.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Suitability

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

Location Type

  • Downtown

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 850 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower, Classic claw-footed tub, shower head and wand. All linens.

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen, Queen bed with dresser, all linens, iron and board in closet
  • One bedroom with queen bed, separated by large pocket doors from the parlor, where you will find the queen-sized sleeper sofa.

Outside

  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • If you need anything, we are always just a text or phone call away from taking care of it... guaranteed!

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