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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We booked this house to hold us and our wedding party for our wedding weekend. A very long story (a court order of sorts but who knows the real story) but the owner of the property canceled our reservation as we were picking up our luggage at the gate. I don't think the owner of this property understands the concept... More 

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Louisville
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2014

We have been going to New Orleans for years and my daughter wanted to get married in that city.My Daughter found Margaret Garden for her wedding reception for March 2014. The positive is: hands down one of the best courtyard to hold an event ,especially if you have a live band(nice stage). The negative is Eddie is clueless, uncooperative ,... More 

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6 Thank rcbiss
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 July 2013

9 of my friends and I stayed at this house over the July 4th weekend to celebrate a bachelor party. We stayed that the house for 2 nights. The house is big and spacious. The first hour or so we spent exploring all the places in the house. The decor is unique and brings you back in time. The rooms... More 

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1 Thank TGagni
New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
Reviewed 5 June 2013

It is easy to get caught up in the excitement of the French Quarter but if you stay in a place like Margaret Gardens you get to be blocks from the action but right near other attractions like the Lower Garden district and Uptown. I am a New Orleans Native and had friends over and was affordable able to house... More 

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2013

My girlfriend and I booked this inn based on the other reviews on this site, attributing the few negative statements to 1-time occurrences, and focusing on all the wonderful things other reviewers wrote about the property and the innkeeper, Eddy. We were so excited about staying here. Even paid extra for the Jacuzzi tub and larger room. Weird things started... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 April 2013

My husband & I stayed here 3 nights during our NOLA vacation. Its a neat historic home with interesting decor. The basics were all excellent - comfortable & clean room and shower. Its a short cab or walk to Quarter & St Charles street car is only a block away. Eddie was very nice & welcoming. My only critiques would... More 

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margaretgardens, Owner at Margaret Gardens Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We will attempt to provide the shower amenities you pointed out to us that make it more comfortable for our guests. Thank you for the critique of our coffee. Not being a coffee drinker, I am ignorant of which brand to use. But we will attempt in the future to provide coffee that our guests... More 

Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2013

I am from Tampa Florida and have stayed at Margaret Gardens Inn every time because I do a lot of work in the New Orleans area. I highly recommend Margaret Gardens Inn, not only because of the great value that I receive, but because of the extreme cleanliness, inviting staff, and wonderful hospitality that I receive. The mansion is quiet... More 

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2 Thank derek m
margaretgardens, Owner at Margaret Gardens Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments about Margaret Gardens. We look forward to your return visit to New Orleans and your stay at Margaret Gardens. More 

San Antonio, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2013

My friends and I planned a trip to NOLA for my birthday the last weekend in January. As you could imagine, 1 week before Superbowl every other place was either outrageous or simply not available. I stumbled upon Margaret Gardens... Eddy was really helpful and super knowledgeable about the history of the House and showed my friends and me a... More 

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2 Thank ChantaeC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Experience New Orleans as if you have been transported in time in this quaint house restored to its original grander. You will Love the antiques and charm. Stayed in the two rooms in the front of the house.

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2 Thank 5280megan
sanantonio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2012 via mobile

This is the place I enjoy coming to when I visit my home town of NewOrleans! Fabulous, beautiful, romantic and quiet!! The owners and staff are so so friendly they come across as family make you feel at home!!! I can't get enough of this place that I only came for two days now I'm staying for four days..It's only... 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegant renovated 1854 "New Orleans" mansion with 2,000 sq ft courtyard. Conveniently located one block from the St. Charles Avenue street car line, four blocks from the Convention Center, six blocks from the French Quarter and eight blocks from the Superdome. Rental by rooms with common usage of the downstairs and courtyard or rental of the mansion by larger parties. These discounted rates do not apply to holidays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Margaret Gardens Inn

Address: 1133 Margaret Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130-4311
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Garden District
Price Range: $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Margaret Gardens Hotel New Orleans
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