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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Chimes is the perfect place to call home while visiting New Orleans. Charles and Jill are wonderful hosts who know their city. They are so friendly and welcoming you feel as though you've known them for years. Our carriage house rooms were soothing and comfortable with beautiful furnishings and art. Knowing you had a wonderful breakfast with interesting conversation in... More 

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

And, we love you too! It's not difficult to have magic happen in New Orleans and we are happy to have been a small part of your experience. Your expression is most appreciated. More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The owners of this B and B are sincere in their desire to furnish their guests with the most comfortable stay possible. We have stayed here several times. The other guests have always been most interesting and breakfast here is not only delicious but comes with interesting conversation. Highly recommend!

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for continuing to make the Chimes Bed and Breakfast your home in NOLA. We know you have many choices. More 

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is the third time we stayed at the Chimes. I love that it is super close to the St. Charles street car line and all the fun on Magazine Street, and yet is located on a quiet, beautiful, and easily navigated street! Love the breakfasts and the great inside line the hostess provides regarding all the really great things... More 

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Chimes once again! We enjoy your interesting contributions to the breakfast conversation. We'll look forward to your next trip to NOLA. Thanks! More 

Newton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

I stayed here for three nights in July 2016. I was in New Orleans for a family visit. Jill's hospitality and offer to help with everything was truly welcoming. My room was tastefully appointed, the breakfasts were quite good, and the sense of community at the breakfast table was lovely. This B&B has an excellent neighborhood location and the street... More 

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

And we very much enjoyed having you join in the conversation at the breakfast table with valuable information for all of us. Thank you for staying at the Chimes Bed and Breakfast and for posting about it. More 

Evansville, Indiana
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Great location in a quiet neighborhood. Just blocks from bus or trolley. Great accommodations - clean, clean, clean!!!! Great breakfast with beautiful fruit and pasties. Our "sisters" trip was made complete at the Chimes.

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I have sisters too and I enjoyed watching you all together. Good times, good fun and you were great guests. Thanks for staying with us!!! More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

We have traveled to New Orleans and have found our favorite place to stay. Wonderful accommodations, excellent hosts, even someone to meet you at the airport. We had a beautiful relaxing trip thanks to Jill and The Chimes. We will be back!

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for making us your home away from home in NOLA and for posting about it. It's those like you who will insure that we stay around for years to come. Thank you! More 

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

This was our fourth visit to The Chimes. We were there for the first weekend of Jazz Fest. Our hosts Jill and Charles are so welcoming, so friendly, and so helpful. The accommodation is excellent. The breakfasts to die for, and Jill's knowledge of New Orlens and its music encyclopaedic. We can't imagine staying anywhere else and we'll be back... More 

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying this home upon arrive met every expectation, on a quiet beautifully landscaped piece of property in a very safe wonderful neighborhood. Our hosts were absolutely spectacular, I cannot give high enough praise to the attention to detail and the top notch accommodations. Excellent water pressure in shower, big comfy bed with wonderful linens and pillows,... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

After many trips to New Orleans, we finally found our landing place - The Chimes! What a perfect place to stay - clean, comfortable, and charming. Despite the rainy weather we had, we still enjoyed the courtyard and our room. Jill and Charles were the ultimate host and hostess - and their breakfast and breakfast table banter so fun!

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Indeed, it rained but hopefully, that won't dampen your spirits when thinking of returning. Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. "Looking forward", as the late, great, Allen Toussaint would say. More 

Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

My husband and I took a last minute trip to NOLA and we had a blast. The Chimes B&B was in a great location to walk to the street car on St. Charles or restaurants on Magazine St. The rooms were clean and comfortable, the breakfast was amazing and the atmosphere was very relaxing.

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Thank you for posting this review and for staying at the Chimes. More 

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Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions, picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give yourself ample time for admiration at a languidly slow pace befitting such gentile strand of riverside living and to allow you to maximize each opportunity to stop and smell the roses – and whichever other blooms you might come across. While taking it all in, you’d do well to dine at one of the city’s most beloved destinations for regional cuisine. Gourmands from far and wide (and right round the corner) swear the age-old Commander’s Palace is the best restaurant in town – and have been doing so since it opened back in 1880.
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The Chimes Bed and Breakfast has been serving guests since 1986. The five individual guest rooms, with private entrances opening on to a tropical New Orleans style brick courtyard, are well appointed and comfortable. The Chimes is located in the residential Garden District/Uptown neighborhood where restaurants, coffee houses and shops are within walking distance. The owners are on site offering advise on restaurants,music and venues, tours, workout facilities and specific detailed information you need. Come home to the Chimes in New Orleans. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chimes Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1146 Constantinople St., New Orleans, LA 70115
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Garden District
Price Range: $93 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Chimes Hotel New Orleans
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“We were in room 2 which we were very happy with”
 of 5 bubbles 845carolynk, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Jill REALLY knows her property. Tell her what you want and need and she will steer you in the right direction!”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenjohnkd, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles shawnas647, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Call and Talk to Jill”
 of 5 bubbles tammyt618, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 was nice - cant comment on others as we didn't see them.”
 of 5 bubbles philv282, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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