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Historic Algiers Point Neighborhood With Ferry To The French Quarter

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 102 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Where Old World Charm Meets Modern Day Comfort In 1899 Home, 1100-sq-ft

One year after the French Quarter was established, Algiers Point was founded, making it the second-oldest neighborhood in the city. Maison Touriste is located in this historic area, which serves as a cherished reminder of authentic New Orleans.

+No need for a car...

Algiers Point is a leisurely 5-minute ferry ride across the Mississippi River from the French Quarter. Your accommodations are 3 short blocks from the ferry, which drops you at the foot of Canal Street and the start of the French Quarter in addition to the Convention Center, Harrah’s, and a 20-minute walk to the Superdome! Other sites (such as the Garden District, Frenchmen Street, and Metairie Cemeteries) are reachable either by a longer walk, bicycle, street car, or short cab ride. Should you prefer to drive, it is a 10-minute drive to downtown and 15-minute drive to the French Quarter during normal traffic.

+All the charm of the Quarter but in a safe, quiet neighborhood...

The picturesque Algiers Point neighborhood is unique to the history of New Orleans; there is even a walking tour that highlights this quaint village. With the specific intent of renting to tourists, your hosts chose this neighborhood because of all that it has to offer, including the short ferry ride that eliminates expensive French Quarter parking. Please take a minute to research Algiers Point and you’ll see why we chose this amazing neighborhood to offer to our guests!

The house is perfectly positioned around the corner from an amazing breakfast/lunch restaurant called Tout De Suite, several churches, parks, and a little grocery store. A few blocks away you’ll find an English-style neighborhood pub plus other bars filled with friendly locals and restaurants as well as the Mississippi River levee and ferry port to the French Quarter. The ferry ride alone offers a unique view of New Orleans only available to those lucky enough to be staying in Algiers Point. While this is all easily accessible on foot, bicycles are available for a small fee -- a great way to see the river is by riding along the scenic Mississippi River Trail, which is just two blocks away from the house.

+ Explore the history, culture, music and food of New Orleans with all the comforts and amenities of home...

After a day of shopping on Royal Street, touring the awe-inspiring WWII Museum, strolling through the Garden District, or enjoying the sights and sounds of Bourbon Street, retreat to your own 1100-square-foot living space. You’ll have an entire apartment (half of a duplex), with all of the amenities. Two bedrooms, one full bath and one half bath, a full kitchen, dining, and living room are yours. You can also enjoy your morning coffee on the front porch, or relax with a bottle of wine on the Mississippi River levee!

+Old world detail meets modern-day comfort...

Enjoy the details of an era gone by in this craftsman-style home built in 1899. Hardwood pine floors, crown molding, two fireplaces with cypress mantels (non-functioning), 12-foot ceilings, transom windows, and more.

The master bedroom boasts luxury linens and pillows on a queen-size, four-poster bed. The second bedroom includes another queen-size bed with additional space for either a writing desk or a top-of-the-line, raised queen airbed as needed. Both bedrooms also have a 40' HD 1080p flatscreen TV, two comfy robes, and an alarm clock. In the bathrooms, two hairdryers and makeup mirror are available. Stainless-steel appliances and a kitchen stocked with a coffee pot, cookware, and dishes make eating meals at home a breeze. The brand new living room furniture includes a queen-size sofa bed. For your security and convenience, a push-button front door lock with a personalized code means no hassle of keeping track of a key.

+Your hosts:

You will be in excellent hands! We (Mark and Angela) loved playing tour guide to visiting friends and family so much that we bought a house to rent out and studied to become licensed New Orleans tour guides. We are passionate about our city, and our goal is to help you love it as much as we do. We are available for recommendations and directions, and for an additional fee will gladly provide tour guide services, bicycles, parcel shipping, and transportation to/from the airport and French Quarter.


All reservations must be scheduled at least one week prior to check-in.

We also give tours! Food, Cocktail, History, Ghost and Voodoo tours!

More Details

Mark and Angela
Member since: 2013
Speaks english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Algiers, Louisiana

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 102 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hairdryer provided
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Includes lighted makeup mirror and 2nd hairdryer
  • There is one full bath with a shower and tub and one large half bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Includes four-poster bed, 40' wall-mounted HDTV, and robes
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bed, 40' HDTV, & queen futon or single rollaway
  • Both bedrooms have luxury sheets, a 40-inch HD TV 1080p, and a ceiling fan
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • roller blading
Custom tour services are are also available!


Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Louis Armstrong International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Crown and Anchor English Pub
Nearest Motorway
1.6 Miles
US 90
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Toute de Suite Cafe
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Algiers, Louisiana

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nightly Rate
Feb 2 2018 - Feb 4 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$25 per night, per additional guest
Mardi Gras 2017
Feb 8 2018 - Feb 13 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$31 per night, per additional guest
French Quarter Festival
Apr 12 2018 - Apr 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$31 per night, per additional guest
Jazz Fest
Apr 27 2018 - Apr 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$31 per night, per additional guest
Jazz Fest
May 3 2018 - May 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$31 per night, per additional guest
Essence Fest
Jul 5 2018 - Jul 8 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$31 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$19 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$111.19
Refundable Damage Deposit C$187.4
Tax Rate 4.0%

Standard rate - Age 5+ are $15, age 4 and under are free.
Special event - Age 5+ are $25, age 4 and under are free.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Reservations must be booked one week prior to stay.
No guests other than those listed at time of booking can be stay overnight without pre-approval.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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