Welcome to 'The Dryades House', circa 1910! Located in a safe, residential uptown area, our home is near several famous New Orleans restaurants and just 3 blocks from the world famous St Charles Avenue and the St Charles streetcar (fare $1.25).
The Dryades House features the best of old and new! You'll love the historic architectural details, and you'll enjoy the modern conveniences of central air and heat, wi-fi and cable channels to name a few!
A streetcar ride down St Charles Ave takes you past majestic oaks and grand mansions to the French Quarter and Audubon Zoo. Magazine Street, with its stylish shops and restaurants, is a short walk or bus ride away.
The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is just 3 miles from the house, a quick 8 minute drive.
Note: Calendar (on right) reflects bookings/availability for our 2 bdrm, 2 bath home called "The Dryades House" only. For availability of the 1 bdrm, 1 bath unit next door called "The Dryades Suite", please see vrbo 376974.
This lovely historic home features three rental options for you!
# 1 ~ Reserve The Dryades House: 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Living room with new LazyBoy queen sofa bed with integral SlumberAir inflatable mattress, full Kitchen & Laundry. This part of the home sleeps up to 6 guests.
# 2 ~ Reserve The Dryades Suite: 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, mini-kitchen, plus Living room with new (2010) LazyBoy queen sofa bed with integral SlumberAir inflatable mattress. The suite sleeps up to 4 guests, but is ideal for a couple.
# 3 ~ Or, reserve both and sleep up to 10 guests!
When you arrive for your stay at The Dryades House, you will be welcomed by the inviting front porch of this traditional shotgun-style home. The home's recent renovation includes the addition of central air and heat, new kitchen & two updated baths in The Dryades House. There are still many lovely historic architectural details such as: 12 inch baseboards, transoms, hardwood floors, and 11 ft ceilings.
The interior walls are adorned by local art and photos of local sights. This is a typical shotgun-style house in which one room leads to the next room. There are two bathrooms in the Dryades House, each located just steps away from a bedroom. The living room is located at the front of the house, the kitchen, dining and laudry are located at the rear of the home. All you need to do is bring your clothes & groceries. The home is completely set up with all you’ll need to “live like a local”.
Here’s what you’ll enjoy in this lovely historic home:
• Free high speed internet access
• Central A/C/Heat
• Wood floors, high ceilings
• Free live streaming of Netflix movies
• Ceiling fans
• Beautiful architectural details
• Luxurious 420 thread count sheets
• Towels are also provided
• Homes are on water softening system
• All mattresses encased in protective cover.
• Terrific location! Quick access to New Orleans street car
• This is a smoke free vacation home
• Well-behaved pets allowed on a case-by-case basis with non-refundable pet fee
The Dryades House features:
~ Sleep up to 6 guests;
~ 2 Bedrooms + 2 Bathrooms;
~ Luxurious mattresses on both Queen beds (Vera Wang and Serta);
~ Plush sofa sleeper and chairs in living room, plenty of space to hang out and relax;
~ Flat screen cable TVs and DVD players in both bedrooms and den
~ FREE high speed internet access;
~ Dine-in kitchen (with pub-height table & 6 chairs) complete with full size refrigerator, vented stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster/convection oven, enclosed stacked washer/dryer;
~ Bath # 1 with tub-shower combination, plus new ceramic tile floor and beaded board wall behind vanity;
~ Bath # 2 features a shower with custom tile surround.
The Dryades Suite features:
~ Sleep up to 4 guests;
~ 1 Bedroom & 1 full Bath;
~ King-size bed with new 'Sealy Anson Cushion Firm Pillowtop' mattress in bedroom;
~ Clawfoot tub with shower (combo) in bath;
~ Living room with a new La-Z-Boy sofa, which converts to queen size sleeper with intregal SlumberAir inflatable mattress, plus cable TV;
~ Sideboard style mini-kitchen with coffee pot, toaster, microwave & mini-fridge.
~ Listed rates are for The Dryades House Only, renting the Suite incurs additional nightly fees, cleaning fee, etc.
Are you ready to book a wonderful vacation to New Orleans? If so, The Dryades House, The Dryades Suite or both are ready & waiting for you! Contact us today.
Keywords: New Orleans Shotgun Double, Creole Cottage, Bungalow,