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Historic Algiers Point -- 5-minute Ferry To French Quarter

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
New Orleans, Louisiana
$159 per night is the Standard Rate for 2 guests.

Maison Touriste New Orleans - Where Old World Charm Meets Modern Day Comfort In Home built in 1899. 1100-sq-ft.

VOTED BEST NEIGHBORHOOD IN NEW ORLEANS BY CURBED 2 YEARS IN A ROW! One year after the French Quarter was established, Algiers Point was founded, making it the second-oldest neighborhood in the city. Maison Touriste is located in this historic area, which serves as a cherished reminder of authentic New Orleans.

+No need for a car...
Algiers Point is a leisurely 5-minute ferry ride across the Mississippi River from the French Quarter. Your accommodations are 3 short blocks from the ferry, which drops you at the foot of Canal Street and the start of the French Quarter in addition to the Convention Center, Harrah's! Other sites (such as the Superdome, Garden District, Frenchm...
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Listing #FKN1969368
About the Owner
Angela M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
Interaction with guests
We are New Orleans tour guides, so we have lots of “insider knowledge” to the city that we love to share! Just ask! But please know that we take our cues from you — if prefer little interaction, we totally get it and won’t be intrusive.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved relaxing in an authentic shotgun style house. So close to the French Quarter, yet a quiet and safe distance from all the action. A 5 minute ($2) ferry ride in Historic Algiers Point allowed us to go where the action is or drive...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank mark l
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Stayed for a week and it was perfect for a long stay. There was three of us (sisters annual getaway trip). Loved taking the ferry over to the French Quarter and even Lyft was inexpensive. I found that Lyft was better than Uber on the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Madison Touriste was a fabulous place to stay. We were warmly welcomed by our hosts and given wonderful advice anytime we asked. The house itself was like a home away from home. The location was perfect. Close enough to the city, but quaint in its...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
This is a residential neighborhood, so please no loud outside activities after 9pm.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    3 Kings
    1 Twin
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: S$204 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: S$121 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Standard rate - Age 5+ are $15, Age 4 and under are free.
Special event - Age 5+ are $25, Age 4 and under are free.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Reservations must be booked one week prior to stay.
No guests other than those listed at time of booking can be stay overnight without pre-approval.
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About the neighbourhood
We were specifically looking for a property to rent to visitors. Therefore, it was extremely important to find a location that offered easy access to the French Quarter and downtown and a neighborhood that was quiet and authentically New Orleans with restaurants and such very close.

Algiers Point was perfect, since it uniquely is right by the action yet still calming and peaceful. The ferry to the French Quarter takes just 5 minutes and runs every 30 minutes. The neighborhood is very safe and quiet, which were also very important factors. Plus, just walking through the neighborhood one gets a feel of true New Orleans charm by seeing the old, beautifully-restored homes; hearing the church bells, tugboats, steam calliope from the river, and receiving hellos from friendly neighbors.
Car not needed
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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