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New Orleans at it's Best - Charming Studio, Great Location!

People3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 550 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Experience this charming vacation or business executive private studio apartment in our 1880's restored Victorian home. Our location for Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest is IDEAL - 5 block walk to Jazz Fest at the Fair Grounds Race Track - most venues are within walking distance. Walk to grocery stores, restaurants, Bayou St. John & City Park. Relax and BBQ in the completely landscaped lush and tropical backyard. Plenty of street parking. All the comforts of home, just pack your bags and make your way over!

When it's time to take a break, this studio comes complete with a 49" flat-screen smart HDTV with cable to keep you amused and informed during your stay, along with a full kitchen - gas range and oven, microwave, coffee maker, and toaster-oven provide all the basics for snacking or cooking a full meal. There is a pull out twin-size couch for a third guest!

Come be a part of the party in The Big Easy and 'Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler'!

Keywords: Bed & Breakfast, Studio, Cottage, B&B

More Details

Owner
Herb Horil
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 April, 2018

About Herb Horil

A true born and raised New Orleanian who loves to share the history, architecture, music, art/sculpture, cuisine/recipes, parades, festivals, sporting events, and the wonderful and one-of-a-kind, cross-cultural joie de vivre that we've LIVED here for centuries - rich, beautiful and outright fun !!!

Herb Horil purchased this house in 1982

Why Herb Horil chose Esplanade Ridge

Lagniappe - something extra that's unexpected, a little extra; best concierge/host in town!; relaxing landscape, patios and garden room; great décor and amenities

By the time you depart, we hope to have imparted a sense of why New Orleans is called The Big Easy, the Crescent City and The City That Care Forgot....

What makes this house unique

Location - close to everything you need by public transit, taxi, Lyft, bike or concierge chauffeur service - when available.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Herb's Home was perfect for our NOLA vacation. The house is located in a picturesque New Orleans neighborhood walking distance to most places, including restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops AND just a 5 min. walk to Jazz Fest which was amazing to be so close to all of the action. We took short taxi's rides to all of our favorite Music Halls, hung out in the back yard and really enjoyed the place!!! Getting to know Herb was awesome too, he knows everything about the city and it was really helpful to have some local advice.
May 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Esplanade Ridge in Fairgrounds

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Large closet. 2 robes, iron, ironing board, hair dryer more
  • Antique large claw-foot tub, large mirrors, make-up lights. Large closet, seamless anti-bacterial floor.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • King Bed with Memory Foam mattress, great pillows, designer linens. Sleep Sofa (1) Pull out sofa bed with extra foam for comfort is size of a twin bed with linens.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Garden room and lush tropical yard with fish pond. Less than a $10 cab ride to/from the French Quarter. Within walking distance of a CC's coffee house, Terranova's & Canseco's local grocery stores, multiple restaurants, Chase Bank, shopping, a park, the Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots and City Park/Botanical Gardens/Sculpture Garden, Bayou St. John kayaking,canoeing, fishing and more

Reviews

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New Orleans at it's Best - Charming Studio, Great Location!
average rating of 4.96875 based on 97 reviews
5

Most amazing host and property!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived Herb made us feel as if we were there visiting a fried. The apartmemt has all of the amenities you could ever think of (fully stocked kitchen, more towels than you would ever need, great working AC and even fruits and bottles of water). The apt was super clean, a very short ride to French Quarter and the most comfortable bed I've ever slept on. Staying with Herb was the best decision we made for our trip to NOLA and we will for sure return. If you get a chance to sit down with Herb for a history lesson, you won't be disappointed. Herb, thank for your attentiveness and treating us like family!

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What fun and perfect guests! If only you could have stayed for more than four days! I am so glad you enjoyed The Lagniappe Suite and your time in New Orleans. Thanks for the great review! You're always welcome back.
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5

Great location! Fun safe neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We loved this place. What a wonderful part of NO to experience. I have been to NOLA many times but never to this neighborhood. Easy Uber to FQ, Frenchman or CBD but this neighborhood has so much to experience. City Park is right up Esplanade and we spent most of a day there in Sculpture and Botanical gardens. Great restaurants and small markets here. Cant say enough good about Herb as a host. He provides abundant info and history about his city. The apartment was very comfy for 3 well traveled friends together. Ideal for 2. Great NO lush garden space out back to hang out in. Very niceand comfy place! Thanks Herb!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

WOW!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home to stay in located in New Orleans. Not only was the location perfect, but Herb was also a lovely host. He was particularly accommodating and generous to guests and me. If I ever come back to NOLA, I know where I'm staying!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cool flat! Clean. Comfy bed

  • 5 of 5

We didn’t spend much time here but it’s a nice small flat with all of the amenities and a cool jungle for a back yard

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A little something extra

  • 5 of 5

Lagniappe Suite gave us more than a little something extra. We've been to New Orleans a few times and were looking for a nice, comfortable place to stay away from the usual Bourbon Street location. Staying here, we became part of the neighborhood. Herb is a wonderful host who made us feel welcome and comfortable right from the second we stepped out of our taxi. He gave us a tour of our suite and how to access/work everything. And he even had a snack and bottle of wine ready for us after our day of traveling. We will definitely be staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

True New Orleans Culture

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived to this quaint rental & were greeted by Herb, we experienced Nawlins charm & culture. The place was beautiful as described and Herb was an excellent host. We were concerned about a hotel due to difficult parking so we chose this place. We were able to leave our large vehicle parked on the street with no issues and used Uber everyday to meet our friends. We enjoyed his park across the street and the little cafe at the corner. The kitchen was quaint and completely stocked with whatever you needed. The tub in bathroom was delightful & bathroom was stocked full. Plenty of comfortable seating and bed was so comfortable. We were supplied with waters, coffee and tea which we enjoyed. We were celebrating our 24th year anniversary and when our BFF couple flew in to surprise us, Herb had no issues.as they stopped by to say hello. He even gave me a cookbook after I mentioned how much we were enjoying NOLA foods. Thanks for an enjoyable time. I would defintely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
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Location

City Park
http://neworleanscitypark.com/ Enjoy the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park & Storyland, boat ...
Cafe Du Monde
Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots
http://www.fairgroundsracecourse.com http://www.neworleansonline.com/directory/location.php...
CC's Community Coffee House
http://local.yahoo.com/info-18151706-cc-s-community-coffee-house-new-orleans http://www.com...
Bayou St John
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bayou_St._John
Canal St. Streetcar Line
http://www.norta.com/getting_around/Streetcars_for_Visitors/index.html
Bourbon Street
The French Quarter
Jackson Square
Audubon Zoo
St. Louis Cathedral
New Orleans City Park
Pat O'Brien's Bar
Pat O'Brien's
Mardi Gras World
Audubon Aquarium
Riverwalk
Audubon Park
Saint Louis Cemetery #1
Royal Street
Frenchmen St
Tipitina's
Lafayette Cemetery
New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum
Parkway Bakery & Tavern
http://www.parkwaypoorboys.com/
Cafe Degas
http://www.cafedegas.com/
Canseco's Esplanade Market
http://www.yelp.com/biz/cansecos-esplanade-market-new-orleans
Terranova Brothers Superette
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sarratopaz/5889690932/
Nonna Mia Cafe and Pizzeria
Swirl Wine Bar & Market
http://swirlinthecity.com/
Santa Fe Restaurant
http://santafenola.com/
Lola's
http://menuorleans.com/lolas
Liuzza's by the Track
http://www.nola.com/sites/liuzzas/
Fair Grinds Coffee House
http://fairgrinds.com/
DeSoto Park
Our "front yard!" DeSoto Park is officially the smallest public named park in Orleans Parish.
Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
Nearest Train
1.7 Miles
Amtrak Train Station New Orleans
Nearest Point of Interest
City Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots
Nearest Point of Interest
Canal St. Streetcar Line
Nearest Point of Interest
CC's Coffee House
Nearest Point of Interest
Bayou St. John
Nearest Point of Interest
Parkway Bakery and Tavern
Nearest Point of Interest
Frenchmen St.
Nearest Point of Interest
Cafe Degas Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Canseco's Esplanade Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Terranova's Super Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Nona Mia Cafe & Pizzeria
Nearest Point of Interest
Swirl Sensational Wines
Nearest Point of Interest
Santa Fe Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Lola's Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Liuzza's By The Track
Nearest Point of Interest
De Blanc Pharmacy
Nearest Point of Interest
Fair Grinds Coffeehouse
Nearest Point of Interest
DeSoto Park
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to several New Orleans festivals including the Jazz and Heritage Festival and Voodoo Festival. Just a lovely seven to eight block stroll to historic St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, Bayou St. John, the Carrollton/Canal Streetcar, and City Park, which is larger than Central Park in NYC, and includes the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park & Storyland, boat & bike rentals, the Botanical Gardens, Golf, Tennis, Canoeing, 24 hour Café Du Monde, gondola rides on Great Lake, NOLA City Bark, Equest Farm, New Orleans Museum of Art and the free and awesome outdoor Bestoff Sculpture Garden (a must-see!).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Esplanade Ridge, Downtown

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
15 Apr 2018 - 19 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
£131
for 1 night
From
£89
From
£89
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
26 Apr 2018 - 1 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,285
for 5 nights
From
£249
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
2 May 2018 - 6 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,197
for 5 nights
From
£231
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
7 May 2018 - 7 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
£138
for 1 night
From
£96
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
25 Jun 2018 - 27 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£212
for 2 nights
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
28 Jun 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
9 Jul 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£212
for 2 nights
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
13 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
16 Jul 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
20 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
23 Jul 2018 - 26 Jul 2018
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
27 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
30 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£212
for 2 nights
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
6 Aug 2018 - 9 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
10 Aug 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£89
From
£89
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
13 Aug 2018 - 16 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
17 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
20 Aug 2018 - 23 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£85
From
£85
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
24 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£234
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£96
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
27 Aug 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
£131
for 1 night
From
£89
From
£89
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
31 Aug 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£352
for 3 nights
From
£103
From
£103
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
26 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£540
for 4 nights
From
£124
From
£124
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
1 Nov 2018 - 4 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£249
for 2 nights
From
£103
From
£103
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£373
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£110
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
21 Dec 2018 - 25 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£373
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£110
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
28 Dec 2018 - 30 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£565
for 3 nights
From
£174
From
£174
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
31 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£629
for 3 nights
From
£195
From
£195
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
21 Feb 2019 - 27 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£394
for 3 nights
From
£117
From
£117
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
28 Feb 2019 - 5 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,019
for 5 nights
From
£195
From
£195
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
11 Apr 2019 - 14 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£394
for 3 nights
From
£117
From
£117
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
25 Apr 2019 - 5 May 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,285
for 5 nights
From
£249
From
£249
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£138
for 1 night
From
£96
From
£103
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£682
£2,031
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £42.61

Lagniappe Suite rates subject to change for special events. Rates based upon 2 occupants, 3 maximum - for additional charge. Be sure to ask what LAGNIAPPE means! Please contact me to obtain the most accurate quote, or other options for minimum nights and variables.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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