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La Belle Esplanade

Professional Bed and Breakfast hosted by Matthew King

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About The Property

You belong here. La Belle Esplanade has been ranked the #1 B&B in New Orleans since April 2014 (and #2 B&B in the U.S. and #16 in the world). Located in a colorful and quirky mansion on a historic street. Our neighborhood is close to the tourist must-sees, but it is in an authentic New Orleans neighborhood of its own, home to small family-run museums, nationally famous restaurants, and local hangouts. The New Orleans Museum of Art, Frenchmen Street, and the French Quarter are a 20-minute stroll away. There are 70 restaurants within a mil


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Accepts Gift Cards
Breakfast Included
Continental Breakfast Included
Daily Housekeeping
Free Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Full Breakfast Included
Heavy Continental Breakfast Included
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Matthew King

A man-about-New Orleans, a bon vivant, a raconteur extraordinaire, Matthew King and his wife, Frau Schmitt, have owned and operated La Belle Esplanade since it opened in 2012. Sometimes called The Best Dressed Man in New Orleans. Sometimes called The Most Interesting Man in New Orleans. We go everywhere and do everything to be able to give personalized recommendations to our guests. There is more to New Orleans than Bourbon Street and the French Quarter. Our job is to share what it is lik

2216 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119