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Bed and Breakfast New Orleans

There are a variety of bed and breakfast options in New Orleans--ranging from historic, Victorian mansions to quaint cottage-style homes in quieter urban neighborhoods. These locations make for perfect romantic getaways and fun nights on the town alike, offering proximity to New Orelans’ attractions.

Bed and Breakfast New Orleans

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 mile radius from our address, most of them closer than that. Some of them are nationally famous and some of them are just for those of us who are in the know. You can be in the know, too. Read the blog on our website, often called, "The Best-Written Blog in New Orleans," and follow us on Facebook to keep yourself in a New Orleans state of mind. When you are ready to discover what it means to fall in love with the real New Orleans, you know where to find us. We're here for you.

Stay in a historic bed and breakfast with affordable rates while visiting the Crescent City for pleasure or business! The Canal Street Inn is the only New Orleans bed and breakfast that has been awarded the prestigious Select Registry Inns Certification. This certification means the Inn maintains the highest quality guest satisfaction, customer service, site management, and foodservice. The inn is located in the historic Mid-City neighborhood on the world-famous Canal Street, in the heart of the City often referred to as “The Big Easy”, “Crescent City”, or “NOLA”. Stay in a historic bed and breakfast with affordable rates while visiting the Crescent City for pleasure or business! The Canal Street Inn is the only New Orleans bed and breakfast that has been awarded the prestigious Select Registry Inns Certification. This certification means the Inn maintains the highest quality guest satisfaction, customer service, site management, and food service. The inn is located in the historic Mid-City neighborhood on the world famous Canal Street, in the heart of the City often referred to as “The Big Easy”, “Crescent City”, or “NOLA”.

This New Orleans, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Four suites with Five bedrooms offer Courtyard connections or private balconies overlooking famed Esplanade Avenue. Each suite has full bathroom and kitchenette with Continental Breakfast included. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in New Orleans, LA."

This New Orleans, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy a continental breakfast, central AC, en-suite bathrooms, ceiling fans, free WI-FI internet, ROKU TV, and free street parking. Three of the rooms have king beds, two rooms have queen beds, and the Mardi Gras Jr. The suite also offers a pull-out couch and jacuzzi tub. Our bnb in New Orleans provides a 24-hour snack bar loaded with fresh fruit, granola bars, chips, cookies, hot and cold cereal, assorted bread, bagels other baked goods, as well as a selection of coffees, teas & juices without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next sweet escape in New Orleans, Louisiana.

If privacy is your desire, it is available in abundance. A serene, secluded, secure retreat for your visit to our wonderful romantic city!

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Welcome to La Dauphine ; a hip and social getaway just 2 Blocks from Frenchmen St.music clubs, restaurants, shops and 4 blocks to the French Quarter.

An exceptional New Orleans inn in the center of New Orleans, conveniently located halfway between the French Quarter and City Park. All Ashton's Bed & Breakfast guestrooms offer the luxurious amenities and service you expect from a top-notch, New Orleans B&B – at no extra charge. New Orleans is all about food and our morning meals are – in a word – decadent. Gourmet breakfasts feature hearty Creole recipes and the best ingredients of a Cajun kitchen.

Located in New Orleans, LA, The Rose Manor Inn is the perfect starting point for a visit to the French Quarter. Relax in one of our nine spacious rooms before you head out to take advantage of everything that New Orleans has to offer.

Staying at the Pierre Coulon Guest House is a unique experience! Enjoy your own private apartment in a historic Creole cottage complex built in 1831. We are located in the Faubourg Marigny, one of the best neighborhoods in America, just minutes from the French Quarter, the Central Business District and the Ernest Morial Convention Center. Explore New Orleans from your own private apartment in the Faubourg Marigny, one of the most vibrant and interesting neighborhoods in America! We’ll do our best to make sure that your visit here is as enjoyable, relaxing, and interesting as possible! The guest house is just a short walk to the French Quarter, the vibrant Frenchmen Street entertainment district, or the St. Claude Avenue art galleries and music clubs and it is a quick and easy cab ride to reach the Central Business District and the Ernest Morial Convention Center. The house was built in 1831 and is a classic example of New Orleans Creole architecture. It is a comfortable, peaceful, and relaxing place to stay, and you can easily wander just outside our gate to enjoy our many neighborhood cafes, restaurants and other nearby attractions. Ideal for short- or long-term visits, The Pierre Coulon Guest House provides comfortable and convenient accommodations for visitors interested in a few days of sightseeing or for extended vacations. It is also the perfect “temporary home” for the business or conference traveler. The owner lives on-site, and is available to offer as much local information as you need. Stay with us and experience a bit of authentic and historic New Orleans!

This New Orleans, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy a fabulous breakfast, We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Cable is available in every room. We provide complimentary high-speed internet access. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The Chimes is a beautiful and welcoming New Orleans Bed and Breakfast in the historic Uptown/Garden District neighborhood. Our prime location is just three blocks from Magazine Street, home to some of New Orleans' finest coffee houses, restaurants, shops, and antique stores, and also just three blocks from the St. Charles Avenue street car. We offer five lovely rooms with private entrances and private baths, and French doors that open onto our tropical courtyard. Rates include breakfast, tax, parking, and WiFi.

Offering visitors an opportunity to quietly slip into the slow pace of a genuine New Orleans neighborhood.

Located right on historic St. Charles Ave in the Garden District of New Orleans, we combine the beauty of the gardens with a convenient location on the streetcar line, making it easy to take a short streetcar drive to the French Quarter, just two miles away.

The Cornstalk Hotel, located on the Rue Royale, one block from Rue Bourbon, afford you the closeness of the sounds, gourmet foods, shops, riverboats, and jazz of New Orleans.

This New Orleans, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy a full breakfast, and Hairdryer, and Alarm Clock. Our bnb in New Orleans provides Bath Amenities and the Daily Housekeeping without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The cottage is across the patio with a porch overlooking the garden. Downstairs is a small bedroom with a queen bed, a tiny kitchen, a bathroom and sitting room. Upstairs is a loft with a low ceiling and twin beds... Quiet, quaint, and cozy. Breakfast is relaxed and sunny. Coffee, tea, toast, English muffins, cereal and always fresh fruit.

Magnolia Mansion is the perfect New Orleans Bed & Breakfast accommodations for those seeking a peaceful Romantic Getaway to celebrate any special occasion such as an anniversary, engagement, honeymoon, elopement, proposal, birthday, or a quite weekend away.

Enjoy New Orleans like a native with a stay at the Gentry House Bed & Breakfast in the Historic French Quarter of Louisiana. Start your days with sinfully flaky fresh croissants delivered to your door daily to enjoy en-suite or in the fountain-splashed courtyard. Stroll out to enjoy beautiful Jackson Square and the Cathedral, shopping on Royal St., walks along the mighty Mississippi, and all things flippy at the Aquarium of the Americas.

Welcome to the Lions’ Inn, a romantic bed and breakfast minutes from the French Quarter. Enjoy the celebrated nightclubs, restaurants and entertainment unique to New Orleans. No matter when you visit, the Lions’ Inn offers you a welcome respite from the day-to-day world.

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This Covington bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy continental breakfast in our comfortable room tastefully decorated for your relaxation. Our BnB in Covington provide wifi access throughout the property, free parking. An extremely comfortable, have a wonderful historic flavor yet are not fussy or overdone without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next great escape in Covington, Louisiana.

This Folsom, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Folsom, LA.

"This Mandeville, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy a good breakfast, and evening snacks .Our bnb in Mandeville Lakefront views from each room. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in Mandeville, Louisiana."

Slidell hotel located in a quiet alcove surrounded by nature and nestled under a canopy of century old Live Oak Trees. Some think of us as a Boutique Hotel. Some say we are a Resort. We just call ourselves a B&B. We're located in a peaceful haven on the outskirts of Slidell, Louisiana that gives the feeling of being removed from life's hustle and bustle world. It's hard to believe you are approximately 35 minutes from the New Orleans French Quarter or Mississippi Gulf Coast beaches, making Woodridge B&B the perfect spot to explore Southeast Louisiana and Southern Mississippi.

The Marvilla Guest House welcomes you to enjoy Old Mandeville, LA while relaxing on the verandah of a fully restored 1870's guest house in the heart of Louisiana. In town for business or pleasure, the Marvilla Guest House features its original heart pine floors, beaded wood ceilings and comfortable accommodations. The charming town of Mandeville has many local attractions, including the Tammany Trace for a scenic bike ride on a 31-mile trail or set sail on The Pontchartrain Yacht Club which is one block away from the inn. The inn is within walking distance to many fine dining options, boutique shops and water activities.

This Bay Saint Louis, MI bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Mississippi. Enjoy a good breakfast, and full kitchen, and full bath. Our bnb in Bay Saint Louis provides free wifi and direct TV without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi.

About Trace B&B Located in Mandeville LA

Come to Blue Willow Bed and Breakfast in beautiful historic downtown Covington, Louisiana for an unforgettable getaway and on your free day, New Orleans is just a few minutes away.

Just 40 minutes south of New Orleans, Woodland and Spirits Hall offer outstanding service and cuisine in a unique setting rich in history, culture and natural beauty. You will discover a fascinating land and people when you travel down into the Deep Mississippi Delta. The Deep Delta is also quite possibly the top fishery in North America. For all your celebrations, from large social gatherings to an intimate weekend rendezvous, Woodland is sure to please.

Michabelle is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or to celebrate life and success. Resting in serene surroundings of the historic McGehee house, draped by Oaks, Azaleas, Roses and Camellias, is an outstanding venue .

This Mandeville, LA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Louisiana. Enjoy a continental breakfast, and Fireplaces, and full bath. Our bnb in Mandeville provides Private outdoor sititng area and gas BBQ without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next private escape in Mandeville, Louisiana.

Explore New Orleans Bed and Breakfasts

Haunted” bed and breakfasts are popular choices for guests hoping to explore the history of the city in a unique way.

No matter which part of the city you choose to stay in, you can expect to find amenities, including four-poster beds, WiFi and freshly cooked meals, in the many different New Orleans bed and breakfasts.

New Orleans is a vibrant city for a weekend trip. Multiple bed and breakfast options are located near each of the city’s main cultural attractions. These include the French Quarter, an area named for its French architecture and heritage, and has the famed Bourbon Street at its heart--a thirteen-block strip known for its bars and clubs. Another popular tourist destination is the Garden District, a charming tree-lined neighborhood that offers peaceful and beautiful sightseeing.

Between these areas, NOLA is packed with museums and art galleries; on the outskirts of the city lie luscious bayous and countryside.

    Natural Features

  • New Orleans is located near the Gulf of Mexico and the Mississippi River. These bodies of water shape its coastal atmosphere; the city is surrounded by bayous. These green spaces are home to rare plants as well as a variety of maritime wildlife, including herons and egrets, alligators, catfish, and crawdads. The heat and jungle-like atmosphere of New Orleans plays an important role in the city’s popular culture; much of its music makes reference to this distinctive milieu. Boat tours of the swamps and bayous are available for those hoping to explore the natural beauty, and several national parks are located near the city as well.

  • Food and Drink

  • New Orleans is home to two must-try cuisine styles: Cajun and Creole. Cajun is a French-speaking Canadian culture, and its style of cooking incorporates West African, French, and Spanish techniques. The food is typically served in three different pots, one for the main dish, the second for steamed rice or seafood, and the third for vegetables, especially the “trinity” of aromatic ingredients: green pepper, onion, and celery. In New Orleans, Cajun cuisine often includes crawfish, shrimp, sausage, and seafood, and is frequently prepared fresh with local ingredients.

    Creole cuisine is also common in Louisiana, and similarly blends West African, French, Spanish, and Amerindian cooking elements. (Differences between the two cuisine types include the use of tomato sauce in Creole food, typically absent from Cajun meals.) Signature Creole dishes include jambalaya, which contains meat or seafood and vegetables mixed with rice.

    Classic French bread sandwiches, called Po-Boys, are common in the French Quarter: the best places include Bears Poboy’s, Radosta’s, Guys’ and Domilise’s. Popular restaurants to try Gumbo--a soup that is the official state cuisine--are Antoine’s, Acme Oyster House, Gumbo Shop and Galatoire’s.

  • Weather

  • New Orleans’ weather is typically warm, with long, hot summers and short, mild winters. The region’s “wet season” extends from April to September, with higher rainfall than usual during these months, though a warm, wet climate is present year-round as well. The weather is often humid in New Orleans due to its proximity to coastal waters. For the same reason, the city is affected by hurricanes and tropical storms during the summer months and the early fall.

  • History

  • The city of New Orleans played a central role in the historical development of Louisiana and the American South. Much of its fascinating history lies before the city formed part of America, however. The area of present-day New Orleans was home to Native Americans for millennia. The city is located near some of the oldest known burial mounds in North America.

    New Orleans was colonized by the Spanish and the French in the seventeenth century, prior to the Louisiana Purchase in the early years of the United States’ existence. Many cultures and languages mixed at the port city, including Haitian, Native American, and African cultures that left an enormous impact on New Orleans’ present-day music, architecture and food. Expect to see Creole cuisine abound in New Orleans--a cooking practice created by the Creole, or the descendants of inhabitants of colonial Louisiana during French and Spanish rule.

    As part of the United States, New Orleans was an important city for trade and particularly for the slave trade--museums in New Orleans today delve into this dark history and its legacy on the region. In the twentieth century, New Orleans became a central location for the Civil Rights movement. It continues to play a crucial role in the economic development of Louisiana and the South. The city was greatly affected by the 2005 Hurricane Katrina, in which eighty percent of the city flooded. Rebuilding efforts are still underway in New Orleans.

  • Activities

  • One of New Orleans’ most famous activities is its vibrant and bustling nightlife. The French Quarter and the crowded Bourbon Street are both key locations to sample NOLA’s distinctive music, food, and drink. The city is also well-known for its Mardi Gras celebrations. A parade winds through the city to celebrate this holiday; carnival attire and revelry are common.

    For sports fans, the Morial Convention Center hosts a range of games and events throughout the year, and the Superdome, home of the New Orleans Saints. History buffs can check out the Lafayette Cemetery, a nineteenth-century graveyard that holds the tomb of John Howard Ferguson--the defendant in the 1896 Plessy v. Ferguson case, which upheld the constitutionality of racial segregation in public facilities.

    New Orleans also has a packed theater scene, where guests can catch a variety of plays and musicals. The city is sometimes known as “Hollywood South” due to its role in producing movies and music; guests can see the filming sites of many movies, or watch one themselves in theaters. One popular option is the Prytania Theater--a historic single-screen movie theater preserved to look as it did around 1914. Shopping and dining venues abound throughout the city, most famously on Royal Street, which stretches through the French Quarter.

  • Things to do

  • New Orleans is sometimes called “Big Easy” because of its nightlife--so one of the most popular things to do while staying is to grab a drink, check out live music in a bar, or simply wander down Bourbon Street and the surrounding busy and noisy areas.

    Visitors can explore New Orleans’ history at a variety of downtown museums. They can take a stroll through Jackson Square--a historic park in the French Quarter, and the site where Louisiana was made a U.S. territory after the 1803 Louisiana Purchase. Other historic attractions include the St. Louis Cathedral, which is the oldest cathedral in continual use in the area of present-day United States, and is currently the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans.

    Sight-seeing destinations include the Marigny district, a neighborhood packed with bohemian bars, jazz clubs, and restaurants serving Cajun options. Sidewalk musicians and craft stalls make this section of the city a perfect place to go for a walk and experience New Orleans culture. Winding through the neighborhood is the famed Frenchmen Street, home to popular live music shows. Guests can also visit Washington Square--full of oak-shaded lawns--or catch a show at the Marigny Opera House.

    Other key streets to visit in the city include St. Charles Avenue, which features nineteenth- and twentieth-century mansions built by the industry magnates who developed modern-day New Orleans economy. The oldest continuously running streetcar route winds through this Avenue, connecting the French Quarter to the Garden District. Magazine Street--named after a colonial ammunition magazine--is home to eclectic cafes, shops, and restaurants.

Bed and Breakfast New Orleans FAQ

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  • How can I get around New Orleans?

    Many New Orleans bed and breakfasts are centrally located near the French Quarter, the Garden District and local esplanades. These convenient locations are within walking distance of a variety of shopping and dining options.

    Bike rentals and car rentals are also easily accessible in the city for guests who prefer to rent transportation. The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport sees arrivals from all around the world, making it the key choice for guests flying into the city.

  • Why Stay at a Bed and Breakfast in New Orleans?

    A bed and breakfast provides the perfect home base to access a genuine New Orleans experience. Staying at the heart of a New Orleans neighborhood provides a more authentic and exciting way to get the pulse of the city. Bed and breakfasts in New Orleans occupy some of the city’s gorgeous and historic homes, frequently in restored Victorian houses or funky local cottages.

    Guests can expect hotel amenities in a more comfortable and social setting. Expect to find free WiFi and free parking, generous check-in times and other pluses like private baths, continental breakfasts and hot tubs. Friendly hosts are eager to provide recommendations so you can get an insider’s experience of the city.

  • What type of amenities can I expect when booking a B&B in New Orleans?

    New Orleans B&Bs offer a range of amenities to enhance guests’ visits. These include practical comforts like free WiFi and air-conditioning, making your trip stress-free and offering a cool place to relax after a day in New Orleans sun.

    Guest rooms often feature private bathrooms, romantic beds and Gulf of Mexico ocean views, making them perfect options for honeymoons or secluded romantic getaways in the heart of the city.

    Whether you’re staying in a boutique style cottage or a grand Victorian home, you can also expect innkeepers who are welcoming, provide recommendations and prepare fresh food. Breakfast in bed is often provided to guests for a more relaxing luxurious start to a day in New Orleans.

  • Where should I stay in New Orleans?

    There are bed and breakfasts spread throughout the city, from Uptown to Mid-City and in between. Popular choices include bed and breakfasts near the French Quarter, where music, dining, and nightlife are located within walking distance of the home. If visitors are hoping for a truly immersive New Orleans experience, bed and breakfasts in New Orleans Bourbon Street.

    Among bed and breakfasts in New Orleans Uptown, visitors can select a range of cottages, for a quieter and more relaxing option--this area of the city is known for its shade, laid-back atmosphere, indie bookstores and art shops, and live music. Similarly, bed and breakfasts in the lower garden district are quieter and are located near neoclassical mansions, antique shops and home-style pubs. New Orleans in Mid-City are perfect for families. It’s near the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park and the New Orleans Museum of Art.

  • What Are the Different Types of Bed and Breakfasts in New Orleans?

    The best bed and breakfasts in New Orleans include historic mansions and colorful cottages.

    La Belle Esplanade--ranked the #2 bed and breakfast in the country and the best bed and breakfast in Louisiana--is a quirky and colorful mansion on a historic street in New Orleans. The home is located close to the major city must-sees while also providing access to a quaint and quiet neighborhood rich with city culture.

    The Green House Inn Bed and Breakfast Is located on Magazine Street, near its array of antique shops, art galleries, boutiques and restaurants, and is a pet-friendly bed and breakfast. The Fairchild House Inn is in an option in the Lower Garden District, surrounded by picturesque oaks. Bed and breakfasts on Bourbon Street include La Maison Marigny, which provides access to the French Quarter, the jazz of Frenchmen Street and the Faubourg Marigny. Historic home bed and breakfasts are also popular, including Sully Mansion, the O’Malley House, and the Creole Gardens guesthouse, a key spot for weddings, weekend getaways and upbeat vacations.

    Other popular New Orleans bed and breakfasts include the Canal Street Inn, the Parisian Courtyard Inn, and the Degas House. The Maison Dubois bed and breakfast is a great option for a New Orleans bed and breakfast with a pool!

  • Explore Destinations Nearby New Orleans

    For guests hoping to make New Orleans part of a larger trip, other Louisiana destinations feature bed and breakfast options beloved by visitors to the south. Possible cities include Lafayette and Baton Rouge. For a more rural and charming option, the Maison D’Memoire bed and breakfast in Rayne, Louisiana offers Cajun food and a relaxed atmosphere on twenty acres of private land.