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Premium Apartment In Warehouse District Near Convention Center/French Quarter

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Two Large Bedrooms With 12 Foot Ceilings With Front And Rear Balconies

Fully furnished and premium decorated second floor apartment approximately 1000 square feet. Original historical features from the 1840s have been maintained and preserved. Open floor plan with two bedrooms. King bed in bedroom one and queen sleeper in bedroom two. Original pocket doors allow separation of two rooms for privacy as needed. Semi private balcony overlooking courtyard. WIFI, Cable TV, Bluetooth Speakers, Central A/C Heat and W/D. One off street parking spot available if needed.

The Rental License Permit Number on this listing is: STR-04714

More Details

Owner
Damon
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2018

Why Damon chose Warehouse District

The elegant townhouse at 838 Camp Street was designed by James Harrison Dakin (1806-1852), an influential architect in New Orleans who also designed the landmark St. Patrick’s Cathedral down the street. The land was first owned by Gasquet, Parish & Co., a commission merchant company largely responsible for the initial development of the American Sector. Construction on this townhouse, originally one of nine sister “rowhouses,” began in the early 1840s.

The first known inhabitant of the townhouse was Walter Cox, a cotton merchant and owner of the cotton firm W. Cox & Co. established in 1858. It appears that the Civil War resulted in Cox’s firm going bankrupt, as his home was sold in a sheriff’s auction in 1867. The house was purchased by attorney Alfred J. Philips, partner in the esteemed New Orleans firm of Roselins & Philips. Sometime during the 1870s, ownership of the property transferred from Philips to his brother-in-law, influential attorney John Blackstone Cotton from Georgia, who married Alfred’s younger sister Sophia in 1852. Blackstone served as a New Orleans City Attorney in 1850, as a District Judge (1853-1857) and as Superintendent of Elections (1857-1858). During the Civil War, Cotton served as a Confederate Army Officer from 1861 until he fell ill in the field in 1862.

Margaret Robinson Barnett (1887–1977) purchased the property in May of 1921. Margaret owned and operated “Dixie Stove Works” out of what is now the property’s commercial space at 840 Camp. The company boasted itself as “the South’s largest manufacturer of stove parts.” Margaret and her husband also housed “Roomers” in the properties residential units beginning in 1930. These renters hailed from such varied places as Germany, New York, Louisiana, Minnesota, and South Dakota. The residence had become primarily commercial in the latter half of the 20th century, with Dixie Stove Works as its last commercial occupant.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Warehouse District, Louisiana

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Private bedroom with king-sized bed. (Living room has full-sized pullout sofa sleeper.)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • roller blading
Notes:
Beautifully renovated and furnished apartment in historical home the heart of the Warehouse District. Property is near Camp and Julia Streets. Within walking distance from Super-dome, French Quarter, WWII museum, great restaurants and everything else the city has to offer. Apartments have all amenities and appliances, including dishwashers, w/d, central a/c & heat, cable and WIFI. All units have balcony areas. One off-street parking spot is available for each rental.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Premium Apartment In Warehouse District Near Convention Center/French Quarter
average rating of 4.76 based on 25 reviews
Wilmington, NC
4

Great location, beautiful space

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is really spacious and has everything you need to stay in NOLA. Plus, the location is ideal for walking everywhere from the hip warehouse district, art district or even to the French Quarter. We did Uber to the French Quarter on occasion when we were tired. There is also an amazing grocery store a few blocks away to stock up on supplies. The only complaint is the noise from upstairs tenants. Maybe it’s the design of the building, or perhaps we had really loud neighbors, but you can hear every footstep like it’s a stomp and at 3am-5am it’s quite annoying.

  • Submitted: 30-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great stay. We are working to fix the issue of hearing the upstairs neighbors. It a 160 year old house so addressing this issue is complicated. Thanks for staying with us.
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4

Just what I had hoped it would be!

  • 4 of 5

Quirky,and fun area. So many things to do within walking distance. The only thing I would change is put people with small children on lower floor. Being an old building did not sound pleasant with child running back a forth all day.will stay agian

  • Submitted: 28-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

There is plenty of character in this historic home. It was great for a gathering of friends and family. The property manager was very accommodating when some unavoidable issues came up. We would definitely stay here again. Thanks!

  • Submitted: 22-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay in this historic property close to much!!

  • 5 of 5

What a great NO space!!! If possible, I will use this rental home each and every time I travel to New Orleans. Perfect accommodations for business traveler or couple!! Close and easy walk to FQ, Warehouse District, and Magazine St.

  • Submitted: 11-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming and perfect

  • 5 of 5

We rented multiple units in the house, and every room was well-kept and accommodating. The rooms were very charming and make you feel like you’re in New Orleans, not a generic hotel. The courtyard alone is worth staying here. What’s really unique is, this is a beautifully renovated historic property, but we were in the middle of downtown, so we were able to walk to the French Quarter and nearby restaurants.

Damon and Don went out of their way to help with anything we needed. They were extremely friendly and thorough in communication about what, when and where everything was. They also responded quickly to any questions we had.

Other items of note:

- Hardwood floors

- The second-floor balcony was good place to chill and drink coffee

- Beautiful and old courtyard

- The beds were extremely comfortable

- There was adequate space to unpack my luggage

- The bathrooms were new and clean

- The reserved parking space was a life saver.

I would rent this again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: 28-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oxford, MS
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location. Walking distance to anywhere. Very spacious and bed was so comfortable you don’t want to get out. The place has everything you need. I would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: 6-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
14.3 Miles
Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY)
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Circle Bar
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Union Passenger Terminal
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Pêche Seafood Grill
Car: not necessary

One block from the Contemporary Arts Center, Ogden Museum of Southern Art and the D-Day museum. Great restaurant like Pêche Seafood Grill, Emeril's, Herbsaint, La Boca and Rock-n-Saki are just a few blocks away.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Warehouse District, Louisiana

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Essence Fest
Jul 5 2018 - Jul 8 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$639
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$256
From
C$383
Fri,Sat
C$1,533
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$383.31
Pet Fee C$127.77
Cleaning fee C$159.71

I want a couple preferably older (30+). It is important the tenant is not overly loud in the unit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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