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Marna David

Member since: 2014
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Speaks english

MARIGNY'S CARIBBEAN COTTAGE--CHARM, CONVENIENCE AND COMFORT!!!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Faubourg Marigny vacation cottage rental

Larger than it looks. Brimming with charisma & walking distance to all the fun!

This bright little cottage is a bit of the Caribbean hidden away in the heart of the Marigny--which puts it pretty much close to everything. The bustling, up-and-coming St Claude Avenue is one and a half blocks away. The Avenue is alive with funky dive bars, art galleries, junk and thrift shops, and even theatres. Coffee shops are all around! In our opinion, the city’s coolest courtyard is Feelings Cafe D’aunoy--just 3 blocks toward the river.

The entire rest of the Crescent City is easily at hand. We are 10 walkable blocks from the French Quarter.

Mardi Gras? The Season begins just 3 blocks from here with the irreverent Krewe de Vieux and ends in the same spot with the Ste. Anne Walking Parade--where EVERYONE is in the Krewe and the bar is set sky high for costuming!

Jazz Fest? French Quarter Fest? Chaz Fest? Oyster Fest? VooDoo Fest? It seems that we have parades, 2nd lines and festivals one after the other in close formation. Or maybe you’re here for a convention. There are oodles of them here every year. The CBD is just minutes away by cab or Uber.

Restaurants abound. From funky/trendy to 4 star: running the gamut from run-down-your-arm juicy poboys, thick gumbos and firey crawfish boils to the finest dining at Commanders and Bayona: from Baccanal at the far-end-elbow of the Bywater to Maurapas or The Three Muses on Frenchman Street. But even in this lush landscape, it’s sometimes just right to eat at “home”. You’ll have a spacious, fully equipped kitchen here to rustle up a home-made meal. With the Food Co-op just a block away, you can conveniently “make groceries” for whatever inspires you.

We’ll have information on all the above including plantations and swamp tours and everything in between available when you arrive.

ABOUT THE SPACE:

You’ll just enter through the security gate with coded entry, walk down the lighted drive to find your cottage and deck in the back corner of our good-sized back

yard. The entire colorful house is yours. With 800 cozy square feet, you’ll have one bedroom and one bath with a large kitchen/eating area, living room, front porch plus a deck for morning coffee or that last cocktail before you call it a day. This out-of-sight hideaway can be just the reprieve you need from the abundant action of the Crescent City.

Parking is on the street and rarely an issue. If you don’t feel like walking (which is a great choice), bicycles can be rented in several places nearby (a great way to get around the city) with a bike tour enterprise located just across the street! Buses are found on St Claude and cabs or Uber are a call or app away.

The large back yard is shared with us. We live on site in the historic front house. We have a workshop across the space from you and we have two dogs who will keep us company. They do not come into the cottage and they are never outside without us. Chances are that you will meet them! If you’re not a “dog person” another spot would probably be a better fit for you. The entire outside area is well kept and, depending on the time of year, filled with foliage and greenery.

A laundry shed is located behind our house and we are happy to share it with you.

Smoking on the deck and the covered patio is acceptable.

YOUR HOSTS:

Your hosts are two sisters. Stephanie has an extensive and creative background in antiques and furniture refinishing while Marna has been busy for years rehabbing as much of the historic architecture in New Orleans as she can manage. While we’ll give you your space and privacy, we ARE on hand with hopefully helpful information--or help--if needed.

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • children not allowed
  • pets not allowed
Marna David (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks english

Location

Car: not necessary

Coffee shops abound! The local Fresh Food Co-op is one block away and groceries can be 'made' at the Mardi Gras Zone just a few more blocks away. Funky dive-bars and craft cocktail watering holes are plentiful and within walking distance. Restaurants from fine dining (The Country Club, Feelings), BBQ (The Joint), to the uniquely quirky (Lost Love Lounge), Middle Eastern (Cafe Istanbul)...you name it. It's all here. Night life litters St Claude Av and the local gold standard of Frenchman Street is plentifully at hand. Art galleries. Even two theatres (offering small presentations, slam poetry and The Goodnight show) are up the block.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Faubourg Marigny, Louisiana

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$197
 
 
The New Year!
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$230
 
 
Mardi Gras 2017
Feb 16 2017 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$276
 
 
French Quarter Festival
Apr 6 2017 - Apr 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$263
C$1,580
 
 
Jazzfest
Apr 27 2017 - May 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$290
C$1,711
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$132
C$922
C$2,633
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$99

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Rates for Mardi Gras, Jazzfest, holidays and other high demand seasons will vary and will be available upon request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Faubourg Marigny, Louisiana

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • It's a full bath--with shower and tub. We'll supply basic toiletries and all towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom has a queen-sized bed. Lots of closet space and dresser space, too.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • children not allowed ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Notes:
This cottage has the best of both worlds. It is close to all the action New Orleans is famous for. Yet it's location will provide you with that needed respite we all need when the day is done.