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    La Belle Esplanade

    2216 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-2606
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was a trip that was as my husband would say, "out of our comfort zone". To say that Matthew and Melanie at La Belle Esplanade made the experience more than we could have possibly expected is an understatement. They were gracious, thoughtful, and always...More

    Thank miwate01
    Response from Matthew K, Owner at La Belle EsplanadeResponded 3 weeks ago

    When you first showed up, he said this was out of his comfort zone, too. You two fit in like you belong here. Visit New Orleans like you mean it, I always say. You did that in spades. You don't need a car when you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A fabulous 4 night stay at this quaint and cozy B&B compels me to tell everyone looking for outstanding unique lodging in the Big Easy to book here! We loved the neighborhood location, away from the busy tourist centers, but oh so easily accessible. Our...More

    Thank blizzygirl
    Response from Matthew K, Owner at La Belle EsplanadeResponded 3 weeks ago

    It was a pleasure to meet you both. While one of you was here on business, you didn't let that stop you from enjoying all that New Orleans has to offer. It really is an amazing city. Melanie and I count our blessings every day....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I have stayed at many B&B's, but this unique place was a great and really special surprise. From the fun and varied breakfasts, to our clean, comfortable and grand bedroom, to the perfect location, to the great suggestions offered by our inn...More

    Thank Lisa E
    Response from Matthew K, Owner at La Belle EsplanadeResponded 3 weeks ago

    We prefer to call our little place in the sun "A Boutique Experience Inn." We serve breakfast and you do get a bed when you stay at La Belle Esplanade, but I often think those are the least parts of what we are about (and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    What a pleasure to stay in this charming New Orleans B&B. Centrally located to everything makes it easy to get around. Thanks to Mathew and Melanie's great hospitality we thoroughly enjoyed our trip and were able to see and do so many more things with...More

    Thank Gail W
    Response from Matthew K, Owner at La Belle EsplanadeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Anyone who is bored in New Orleans has a hole in their imagination. You weren't bored while you were here---and you were here for a long time. Thanks for extending your reservation and thank you very much for choosing to stay with us. We love...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My boyfriend and I had never been to a B&B before so we weren't exactly sure what to expect. What I can say is that we were blown away by Matthew & Melanie's hospitality, our expectations were exceeded. From our warm welcome with Matthew telling...More

    1  Thank vic_wilk93
    Response from Matthew K, Owner at La Belle EsplanadeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for choosing to stay with us and becoming a part of our neighborhood. I know you chose our inn for its location, and I know what other inn you were considering---You made the right choice! New Orleans is full of details at every level...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$198 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    vickiematthews
    27 January 2017|
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    Response from Matthew K | Property representative |
    Each room does have a small television with basic cable. This being New Orleans and there is so much to do that very, very few people use the televisions. When they break, we won't be replacing them, but with so little... More
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    I am not sure which bed and breakfast inns in New Orleans accept animals as guests, but we are not one of them.
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    Like the previous responses, we did not have a car. We always walked, but that is something we enjoy doing. We used a cab if it was late in the evening (after midnight). Parking is a pain around the city and it is easier to... More
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