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***** Take It Easy in the Big Easy;Steps to Royal/Fr Mkt/Jack Sqr

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 6 nights

About the property

Newly renovated 2 bed/2 bath with private patio in the heart of the quarter

The French Quarter is the place to be. If you want to be in the middle of all the action but able to escape to peace, quiet and tranquility, search no further as my Nola pad is the place for you. You are steps to everything-Royal, Bourbon, French Market, River, Jackson Square, Cafe du Monde, Irene's, Central Market, Frenchmen Street and much more- but nestled away so you don't hear the party of the quarter when you are in the unit. Save your money and don't rent a car as you won't need it. In the morning sit outside or open your windows and be taken away by the sounds of the jazz music coming from the French Market, the Jackson Square Cathedral Bells and the River Steamboat Whistles. Enjoy the neighborhood balconies filled with luscious green gardens.

My nola pad was recently renovated; the building dates back to the 1800's. The developer went very authentic to the region. It is a true 2 bed (queen and double) 2 bath (shower and shower/tub combo) with very comfortable mattresses. The unit has gorgeous cypress floors and wood work throughout. The cathedral ceiling makes this 650 ft2 unit feel extra roomy. You will love the iron work as well as the decorative fleur de lis. The bathroom floors are river rock and provide a nice massage to your feet. Enjoy the bar. You have a fully stocked kitchen if you choose to cook. Enjoy the Keurig with assortment of Community Coffee, and a tea selection. You also have washer and dryer with detergent available for your use. There is lots of closet space for your belongings. And the ladies will value the full-length mirrors. You have tv/DVD with cable/HBO and wireless internet for rainy days.

I decorated the unit with flare. The artwork is true to the region-total New Orleans. The caloche and pao prints came from their studio on royal street. The artwork in the kitchen and 2nd bedroom is a replica of a few local artist. The curvy couch and Madame Moiselle lamp pull it all together. And Rex (antique Daschund) is the protector of the property.

The unit has its own private patio with a luscious garden, wall art, wind chimes and colorful outdoor lights for your relaxation and enjoyment.

More Details

Property Manager
H Shea
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 February, 2017

About H Shea

I am a Louisiana native. After moving away, I realized how much I missed NOLA-the people, the food and the culture- and decided to purchase a second home. I began my search, and, after 6 months, I happened upon my NOLA Pad. I am excited to share my second home with you. I hope you learn to love the city, the food, the people and the culture as much as I do.

H Shea purchased this condo in 2014

Why H Shea chose Downtown

The French Quarter is the place to be. I wanted to be in the middle of all the action but able to escape to peace, quiet and tranquility. And I found it in this property. You are close to everything, but nestled away so you don't hear the party of the quarter when you are in the unit. In the morning sit outside or open your windows and be taken away by the sounds of the jazz music coming from the French Market, the Cathedral Bells and the Steamboat Whistles. In my opinion this is the most beautiful section of the quarter with the balconies filled with luscious green gardens.

My property was recently renovated; the building dates back to the 1800's. The developer went very authentic to the region. The unit has gorgeous cypress floors and wood work throughout. The cathedral ceiling makes this 650 ft2 unit feel extra roomy. You will love the iron work as well as the decorative fleur de lis. The bathroom floors are river rock and provide a nice massage to your feet.

I decorated the unit with flare. The artwork is true to the region-total New Orleans. The caloche and pao prints came from their studio on royal street. The artwork in the kitchen and 2nd bedroom is a replica of a few local artist. The curvy couch and Madame Moiselle lamp pull it all together. And Rex (antique Daschund) is the protector of the property.

The unit has its own private patio with a luscious garden, wall art, wind chimes and colorful outdoor lights for your relaxation and enjoyment.

When I am in the unit in my cozy pillowtop bed or relaxing on the curvy couch, I feel like I am on a retreat away from everything. But then step out and the adventures begin. You are close to everything French Quarter-restaurants, bars, art studios, river, Jackson Square, Central Grocery, you name it. This area is very safe, and you will feel safe walking home at night- always practice caution in any city at night, especially if alone.

What makes this condo unique

The location is where I want to be in the French Quarter. Parking is conveniently located along the river if you have a car, but you really don't need one. Save money on parking and car rental as you won't use it. You have your own private patio which is very rare. Able to escape to peace and quiet while being in the middle of everything. The neighbors are low key and nice folks-no drama. Newly renovated with very authentic features. I love the loft bedroom with the cathedral ceilings, wood work and exposed brick walls.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a very comfortable stay. Love your place! Thanks!
Mar 2015
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(49 traveller reviews)

***** Take It Easy in the Big Easy;Steps to Royal/Fr Mkt/Jack Sqr
average rating of 5.0 based on 51 reviews
5

***Simply Wonderful***

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing visit to NOLA...especially getting to experience the taste of Mardi Gras!! We will totally be returning as the food, music, architecture & locals are FANTASTIC!! Heidi...was wonderful and extremely accommodating!! Not to mention...her cute little quaint house was exquisite & close to EVERYTHING!! Huge THUMBS for our wonderful NOLA experience!! :)

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kimberly! So happy you all were able to experience Mardi Gras and loved it! Also happy you enjoyed Condo and location. Please do come back for another stay. Thanks!
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Great location to walk the city. Spacious enough for 4 adults. Heidi was easily accessible and very gracious. Look forward to visiting again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your stay Christy! Thanks for the kind words and taking good care of my Nola pad. Look forward to hosting you again on a future stay. Thanks!
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5

Great space in a great place!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location! Beautiful home! Heidi was a wonderful host that was very helpful. I will definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Melissa! So happy you enjoyed Nola and the condo. Thanks for taking such great care of my Nola pad. Look forward to hosting you on a future stay. Thanks!
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5

Amazing Creole cottage in the very heart of the French Quarter

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this absolutely wonderful property. So comfortable and convenient! Owner was easy to work with and super responsive. We love this place and plan to return to it the next time we're in "the big easy."

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to host you again Alex. Thanks for taking such great care of my Nola pad. Glad you guys enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Thanks!
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5

Beautiful hidden condo in excelent location!

  • 5 of 5

I believe this was the best place we could've possibly stayed for our New Years trip to New Orleans! It's cozy and comfortable with all the necessities, and only 2 blocks away from Café du Monde :) Heidi was a very nice host, and even left us 2 umbrellas to use that definitely came in handy.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sara! So happy you enjoyed Nola, the condo and great location. Thanks for taking great care of my nola pad. Glad the umbrellas came in handy, never know when you will need them in nola. Happy new year!
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5

Perfect place in the French Quarter!!!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, son and I just had the pleasure of staying in Heidi's condo over the holidays. It's in the perfect location to walk everywhere. The condo was the perfect size for us and we loved having two bathrooms and a private patio area. I have a feeling we'll be going back as my son didn't want to leave! Thanks to Heidi for the perfect holiday accomodations!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words Crystal and thanks for taking such great care of my Nola pad! So happy you enjoyed Nola, the condo and location. It is awesome! Am sure your son loved the saints game. Love to host you guys in the future. Thanks!
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
New Orleans
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-10
Nearest Beach
75 Miles
Biloxi, MS
Car: not necessary

The French Quarter is the place to be. If you want to be in the middle of all the action but able to escape to peace, quiet and tranquility, my NOLA Pad is the place for you. You are close to everything, but nestled away so you don't hear the party of the quarter when you are in the unit. In the morning sit outside or open your windows and be taken away by the sounds of the jazz music coming from the French Market, the Cathedral Bells and the Steamboat Whistles. In my opinion this is the most beautiful section of the quarter with the balconies filled with luscious green gardens.

The property was recently renovated; the building dates back to the 1800's. The developer went very authentic to the region. The unit has gorgeous cypress floors and wood work throughout. The cathedral ceiling makes this 650 ft2 unit feel extra roomy. You will love the iron work as well as the decorative fleur de lis. The bathroom floors are river rock and provide a nice massage to your feet.

I decorated the unit with flare. The artwork is true to the region-total New Orleans. The Caliche and Pao prints came from their studio on royal street. The artwork in the kitchen and 2nd bedroom is a replica of a few local artists. The curvy couch and Madame Moiselle lamp pull it all together. And Rex (antique Daschund) is the guardian of the property.

The unit is a true 2 bed/2 bath with a full kitchen and appliances. Enjoy the Kuerig and Community Coffee selection. The unit comes with fresh towels and linens. A washer/dryer are available for your use. The unit also has a wall mounted flat screen tv with dvd and cable. Enjoy HBO on rainy days! There is no phone service in the unit. In addition to the security of the gated entry and shutters, the unit also has a monitored security system.

The unit has its own private patio with a luscious garden, wall art, wind chimes and colorful outdoor lights for your relaxation and enjoyment.

When you are in the cozy pillow-top bed or relaxing on the curvy couch, you will feel like you are on a retreat away from everything. But then step out and the adventures begin. You are close to everything French Quarter-restaurants, bars, art studios, river, Jackson Square, Royal, Bourbon, Central Grocery, you name it. This area is safe, and you will feel safe walking home at night- always practice caution in any city at night, especially if alone.

If you choose to drive, parking is conveniently located along the river. But there is no need for a car as you can walk everywhere in the quarter and take the taxi or street car if you venture outside the quarter. Save yourself some money and say no to the car.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in French Quarter, Louisiana

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mardi Gras(2)
23 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
6 night minimum stay
A$878
 
 
Late Winter (1)
1 Mar 2017 - 15 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
St Patricks Celebrations
16 Mar 2017 - 19 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$520
 
 
Spring (1)
20 Mar 2017 - 5 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
French Quarter Fest
6 Apr 2017 - 9 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$650
 
 
Spring (2a)
10 Apr 2017 - 12 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Crescent City Classic
13 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$455
 
 
Spring (2b)
17 Apr 2017 - 26 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Jazz Fest 2017
27 Apr 2017 - 8 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$650
 
 
Early Summer
9 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Memorial
25 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Summer
31 May 2017 - 28 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$358
 
 
July 4
29 Jun 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$650
 
 
Summer Special Rate
6 Jul 2017 - 9 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$358
 
 
Red Dress Run
10 Aug 2017 - 14 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$390
 
 
Summer Special Rate
15 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$358
 
 
Labor Day
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$488
 
 
Early Fall
5 Sep 2017 - 25 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Halloween
26 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$650
 
 
Late Fall
1 Nov 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Thanksgiving
17 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$488
 
 
Early Winter
26 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Christmas Special Rate
22 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$358
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$195
Refundable Damage Deposit A$650

Rate is not confirmed until payment is made. Contact me for a stay of less than 3 nights as I may be able to accommodate.
Cancellations 31+ days prior to check In date are fully refunded. Loss of payment for all cancellations within 30 days of check in date.

Note the service fee is a charge from Homeaway/vrbo to you the renter. I do not set the fee, nor do I receive the fee. It is 100% set and received by Homeaway/vrbo.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in French Quarter, Louisiana

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Downstairs bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , Upstairs bathroom
  • The unit has 2 full bathrooms. The downstairs bathroom has a shower only. The upstairs bathroom has a shower/tub combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed , Downstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , Upstairs bedroom
  • The unit has 2 bedrooms. Both bedrooms have sliding privacy doors. The downstairs unit has a double murphy bed. The upstairs loft bedroom has a queen pillow-top bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
No bachelor or bachelorette parties. No house parties allowed. The peace and tranquility of the property and respect for the neighbors' peace and tranquility is of highest priority. I am interested in renting to a mature audience that is looking to experience all that is wonderful about NOLA while respecting the property and neighbors.