River House is fully licensed by the City of New Orleans as a guest house offering two short-term rental units; and for longer-term stays, a third unit may be combined to create a "whole house" rental. We are located on a good residential block two blocks from the Mississippi riverfront and three blocks from the French Quarter, offering fast access to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (12 miles), Morial Convention Center (1 mile), the Garden District (1.5 miles), Tulane University (2 miles) and the streetcar (2 blocks). We are in easy walking distance of major tourist attractions including Frenchmen Street, Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, Café du Monde, Riverwalk, the Aquarium of the Americas, the Audubon Insectarium, the Old U.S. Mint, Canal Place shopping mall and cinema, and dozens of restaurants, antique shops and art galleries. Exuding Old World elegance and charm, this gracious antebellum mansion has been featured in New Orleans Architecture Vol. IV: The Creole Faubourgs, Lonely Planet's New Orleans travel books, and many New Orleans architecture tours.
Ample living space with period and retro antiques, luxury furnishings and accessories, fully outfitted kitchenette, and central heat/AC.
King-size bed with "firm" Serta Perfect Sleeper mattress, freshly ironed Egyptian cotton bedding, and goosedown pillows (hypoallergenic on request).
Free Wi-Fi (lender laptops and printers available at no charge).
High-definition flat-panel TVs, DVRs and digital cable with premium channels including HBO and Showtime.
Home theater/audio surround-sound systems with iPod docking stations and access to DVD lending library.
Telephones with voice mail.
Nespresso one-cup espresso makers with complimentary blends for your daily use.
Keurig one-cup coffee makers with complimentary blends for your daily use.
l'Occitane en Provence bath amenities, spa towels, plush robes and hairdryer.
Washer and dryer (1st and 2nd floor units; laundry service available for 3rd floor unit).
Maid, personal shopping, floral and other services available.