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Uptown Nola "Heart of New Orleans" Short walk to Street Car and Famous NOLA Rest

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Space 315 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious Plantation style home: Is located hip uptown area ;)

NOLA's Plantation style home in historic Uptown New Orleans "Heart of the city", Louisiana where our guest can 'Live like a local' in our Hip Uptown Neighborhood. Beck's spacious home is 5 bedrooms (3 downstairs and 3 upstairs ), 5 full restrooms (tankless hot water heater is a plus), Music room, formal living room (queen sofa sleeper), Formal Dining room (seats 12), Casual living room (large screen TV) , Kitchen dining area (seats 8 with TV), two balconies off the two upstairs bedrooms along with 3 porches downstairs . Beck's Plantation home is located in a safe/hip residential neighborhood and is with in walking distance to several Famous New Orleans restaurants, such as Charlie's steak house and Pascal's Manuela and our newly revived Freret Street. We have many coffee houses, bars, live music clubs and local restaurants inout hip neighborhood.Oh and I only offer the high speed internet service available! Amazon TV and Cox Cable, although I know you won't be staying at the home much. At least when your at Beck's house you never run out of hot water, not fighting with bad internet service or worried about privacy.

Take a short 4 block walk to catch a ride on our world famous street car /Trolly (fare $1.50pp) the street car is a convenient, scenic way to visit many New Orleans attractions including, walking tours of Garden district, cemeteries, Magazine Street shopping, Bourbon Street playing, Royal Street shopping, Audubon Park, Aquarium of the America's (white Alligators) Tulane/Loyola University, Haraha's Casino, Convention Center , Swamp tours, Garden District tours, Cemetary tours, fishing, ton's of faboulous restaurants etc...

This spacious home has the below layout:

The layout~ Downstairs~ Music room, Living/sitting (TV), Formal living, Formal dining, family dining (TV), kitchen, master bed (king), Blue bedroom (Queen), Purple bedroom (Full), Jack and Jill bathroom with double vanity, Master bath with double vanity, Stand up shower restroom. Upstairs~ 3 bedrooms Front bedroom with balcony (3 single beds) and private balcony, middle bedroom (2 single beds) and rear bedroom (queen bed), 2 full bathrooms one with antique claw foot tub and the other jacuzzi tub/shower.

All linens, towels, basic cleaning, toilet paper, paper towels and bath soap are supplied. The home also has 3 AC/ Heat systems and tankless hot water heater for your larger groups.

More Details

Owner
Rebecca Zwart
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Rebecca Zwart

I'm a New Orleans native who enjoys all the amenities of our Hip City.. Come on and have some fun with us in our Eclectic City. Please feel free to call for any additional information 504-723-3525. Leave a message if I can't answer~ I'll get back to you quickly.

Rebecca

Rebecca Zwart purchased this house in 1998

Why Rebecca Zwart chose New Orleans

The 'Plantation Style home' has large pockets doors, 14 foot ceilings! Hardwood pine floors, french doors, 3 porches, 2 balconies, 5 bedrooms , 5 bathrooms, music room, formal dining, casual dining, 3 sitting rooms and much more. It holds all of the old and new characteristics one will enjoy while in New Orleans. Nice safe residential neighborhood, a short walk to street car or to our famous local restaurants (Pascal Manalies/ Charlie's Steak house)( Freret Street clubs and restaurants)

What makes this house unique

This home has all of the 'old mixed with new' characteristics one will surely appreciate. Its a 3,400 square foot home, with all the kitchen amities such as microwave, convention, stove, dishwasher, ice make, toaster, blender, coffee maker, washer and dryer. It also hold the modern amenities such as cable television, high speed wireless Internet, and new furnishings are sure to please.

You'll feel right at home with the mix of old and new architectural details inside and outside the home, from French quarter style frontage to the multiple porches and 14 foot ceilings, hardwood floors to the sold wood doors through-out.

The master suite offers a king size bed, large closets with solid mahogany doors, mirror, reading lamps, with a gorgeous updated private bath with modern shower. The second bedroom offers a solid queen bedroom suite, reading lamp, closet with solid mahogany doors and a door leading into restroom. The second restroom has also been completely restored with a large bath/ shower vanity and modern European style toilet. The third bedroom include two single beds with reading lamps, large closet with sold mahogany doors. Fourth bedroom has full size bed with a large closet, fifth bedroom has a single bed with private bathroom with clawfoot tub. Each bedroom is private with there own entrance.

The spacious living room, is the featured bonus room holds bluntly of room for entertaining a golden velvet sofa, an antique needle point chair, velvet orange wooden chair and an oversized Antique mirror.

The kitchen 'my favorite' as it holds all you could possible imagine for entertaining from hard wood pine floors, granite counter tops, stainless appliances including dishwasher, oven, microwave, fridge with ice maker.

The formal dining area seats 8 with a solid antique wood table and matching chair set.

Much more, view the images.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family and I traveled from Italy to stay in the Jena Street Home. It was spacious and clean. The neighborhood was delightful with plenty of restaurants with in walking distance to choose from. Ironically, a hair salon with in 3 blocks for us to relax and have our hair styled for a night our on the town.

Rebecca was a great host with all her neighborhood recommendations to eat.

We will defiantly stay here again.
May 2014
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Uptown-Carrollton, Louisiana

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 315 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • This is a residental neighborhood so we ask you to be respectful not just of the home but also the neighbors. Smoking outside only!
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , Tiled through-out, modern European style toilet and vanity.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , Updated, tiled through-out modern vanity and toilet.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , bath (no shower)
  • Tank less, hot water heater you will never run out of hot water, all modern and updates for all restrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Solid wood suite, reading lamp, closets.
    Bedroom 6 - 3 single bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 3 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
  • Master bedroom king size bed, large closets, reading lamps, wood floors, 12 foot ceilings, large private master bath and private outside sitting area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
Notes:
Uptown Plantation Home is suitable for wedding parties, family events, romantic and social get away with friends/family. This home is centrally located in the city in a safe neighborhood, 4 blocks to Street car, revived Freret Street, 8 blocks to magazine street, Audubon park, Audubon Zoo, French Quarter, tours and restaurants. If you desire a personal chef or a meal to be catered in, groceries to be delivered please inquire. We can also provide you with grocery service with an additional $50.00 charge. We also offer, Gumbo, Shrimp Ettouffe, Jambalaya, finger sandwiches, crawfish pies, Red Beans, white Beans, Dirty Rice, boiled Shrimp at half pan servings. If you interested let me know and we'll supply a price.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8974357 based on 40 reviews
5

Best weekend ever!

  • 5 of 5

We decided to rent a home for a weekend for my sister' surprise 40th birthday. We wanted a place where we could all stay together for the weekend since we were coming from 3 different states. Rebecca's house was perfect! The house was extremely clean, charming, and tons of space. She was very accommodating along the way and allowed us to us check in early. The home is also in a great area with tons of restaurants and shops close by and a cheap uber ride to the French Quarter. Very happy with our decision!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wedding rental

  • 5 of 5

We rented Rebecca's house while in NOLA for our daughter's destination wedding. The house easily accommodated our bridal party. We also hosted a welcome party for 50 people at the house and we never felt crowded. The flow of the house is ideal for large groups. Rebecca arranged for the caterer for our party and assured we had everything we needed. The neighborhood is very walkable with restaurants and coffee shops very close. The beds are comfortable and the tankless water heater was perfect. I would highly recommend this home and hostess.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and spacious

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing. It is huge, clean, beautiful and is in a great location. We had 15 girls for a bachelorette weekend. We gave our grocery and alcohol list to Rebecca and it was stocked when we arrived. Everyone had a place to sleep with plenty of bathrooms loaded with clean towels and sheets. We arranged for a chef one night and all of us were able to sit together at the large dining room table. Several nice eating choices close by and the french quarter is just a short trolley ride or Uber away. I highly recommend this house for your next getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!!!

  • 5 of 5

12 members of my family stayed comfortably in this house. We had plenty of space to be together and also to have quiet time alone if wanted. There were ample bathrooms and beds and every detail was attended to by our host! Great location too! Would highly recommend this place...just ask for directions on operating the master bedroom high tech shower before getting in!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Jazzfest 2017 Baltimore Crew

  • 5 of 5

So this was the absolutely the greatest experience through any rental service I have ever used! Rebecca was and is the best host of them all. From start to finish, her service, hospitality, and availibility were second to none. We arrived to New Orleans for Jazzfest a few hours early and she was able to accommodate us before check in time. This was key because we were traveling with a group of 16, arriving at various times and this allowed us to check in and get situated before the other guests arrived. This house is absolutely gorgeous! So true to New Orleans, with the art, oil paintings, and era specific furnishings it set the mood perfectly for our Jazzfest weekend. Don't let the photos fool you, it is really that big!!! A mini mansion really, so much room for 16 full grown adults to stretch out and not feel on top of each other, We found ourselves hanging out in the piano parlor a lot as we had a piano man with us. Rebecca's provided grocery service was so helpful. We did not have a car and it was wonderful to fly in, uber to the house and have everything we needed already chilled and stocked in the pantries and refrigerators. Yes I said refrigerators! there are 2 of them! She even had jazz music playing for us when we entered the home, so classy! The neighborhood was so great! Safe, quite (when you needed it to be) and close to dining and streetcar stops. I cannot even find the right words to truly decribe such a great experience we had. This was a 40th birthday celebration that I hosted and without Rebecca's amazing home and hospitality I really don't think it would have been as perfect as it was. Even the personal chef I hired to host a dinner party Saturday night commented on how beautiful the house was! I just cannot thank her enough on making this so perfect. Every little attention to detail was not overlooked, even leaving out umbrellas because there was rain forecasted!

New Orleans has many beautiful homes for rent, this being one of them but what makes this one stand out is the amazing owner who's attention to detail and hospitality which made it so special. I recommend anyone who is looking to start and stop here. No need to look any further, unless of course I already rented it!

"laissez le bon temps rouler" Cheers!

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in a perfect location in NOLA!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice experience in our recent stay and the owner is great to work with. The house is beautiful, the master suite is large and extravagant; a couple blocks from the trolley which is a very pleasant way to get downtown and to the French Quarter. The kitchen is well appointed and there are two sets of washers and dryers. Great for family groups. We would rent it again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
MSY New Orleans
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Fat Harry's, Pascal Manale's
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Mississippi River Ferry
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-10 and 610
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Too many to name them all
Car: not necessary

New Orleans has many attractions for all French Quarter Voodoo Fest, Garden District tours, Hop on Hop off tours, Cemetery History tours, French Quarter Fest, Booze French Quarter tours, Cocktail walking tours, Super City Tour, Audubon Zoo and Nature institute, Audubon park, Museums, world famous restaurants and much more to offer.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Uptown-Carrollton, Louisiana

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
#SummerSpecialNOLA
6 Jul 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$851
 
 
Mardi Gras 2018
26 Jan 2018 - 14 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
A$1,261
A$7,567
 
 
Jazz Fest 2018
26 Apr 2018 - 7 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$1,387
A$7,567
 
 
Essence Fest 2018
29 Jun 2018 - 5 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$1,387
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$977
A$5,675
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$220.69
Pet Fee A$504.44
Damage Insurance A$74.4

Once reserved, I will send you a rental agreement to cover the basic's. This is a residential neighborhood with families who live normal lives while your on vacation. Please be sure to be respectful of our neighbors in the evenings.
Also, If your arriving during our busy times please make restuarant reservations before arrival. I can provide you with some exceptional local and touristy contact information.
Thank you- Rebecca

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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