Crescent City Guest House

612 Marigny Street , New Orleans, LA 70117-8522 USA (Show map)


Enjoy all the excitement and charm New Orleans has to offer. We are located in the historic Faubourg Marigny neighborhood, just three short blocks from the French Quarter and the Riverfront Street Car Line. Many of the city's most popular restaurants and nightclubs are within walking distance of our doorstep. Your room is complete with large private bath, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, in-room refrigeraor and cable television. Daily maid service, extended continental breakfast, free local telephone calls and wireless highspeed internet access are included. Our large common room is a great place to spend time with friends. The kitchenette offers ample refrigerator space and a microwave for those late night snacks. Free off street parking is available. Join in the fun and festivities of the city or relax in our yard while listening to the sounds of steamboat calliopes on the nearby, Mississippi River.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.3

Second stay as great as first!

5 on June 21, 2016

We are hooked on this special place. We love the quite, convenient location. We park our car and never have to move it! We hope we never have to stay anywhere else in New Orleans. Dianna and Jim West Monroe, LA

Fantastic accomodation next to Frenchmen Street

5 on June 01, 2016

I chose this accomodation because of its vicinity to Frenchmen Street because I wanted to have a bit of the nightlife in New Orleans on walking distance. It was the right thing! Plus we could explore the Marigny and Bywater on foot which is absolutely worth it. The streetcar line is also just around the corner. The price was very reasonable considering the fact that a breakfast was included. The common room is a great area to meet other people and share tips and ideas where else to go in this fascinating city. I wish we had more time to spend in the lovely cozy garden. I loved the Zen-frogs! Matt and Lynn were great hosts, answered all mails promptly and changed my reservation without complications when it was necessary. The rooms were very clean, equipped with all the necessities. If I ever return to New Orleans (and I wish I would since I live in Europe), I will always choose the Crescent City Guest House. Thank you so much for the great hospitality!

Best deal near the French Quarter

4.8 on May 28, 2016

This is the second time I have stayed here, and I intend to return. Lynn & Matthew are great, the rooms are charming and comfortable, the location is a mere block or two from the French Quarter, and the price is hard to beat. Plus, they have a wonderful garden in back of the house, perfect for hanging out when you need a break from the rest of NOLA. Great spot!

all the comforts of home

5 on May 13, 2016

every imaginable item you need from breakfast to mosquito spray and umbrellas are available. Coffee was made each morning fresh and delicious. The guest rooms were not funky, but warm and inviting.! Definitely will return!

Loved our stay!

5 on April 14, 2016

Just the best and out of the throngs of people. Love the Crescent City and Love the Area. Will stay with them next time.

Great Value in a Great Location

3.6 on April 08, 2016

My husband and I stayed here on our first trip to New Orleans. The location was great. A quick walk into the French Quarter and right around the corner from all the action on Frenchman St. The place was super clean. Room was a little small but we really didn't need it to be huge. You are not hanging out in your room on vacation like this. The bathrooms were really clean and huge with plenty of room for storage of luggage. The owners were very nice and stocked the place with everything you can think of from bug spray to sunscreen to umbrellas. Beautiful backyard sitting area makes for a calm peaceful oasis. Would definitely stay here again the next time we come for a visit.

Crescent City Guest House

4.0 on April 06, 2016

Crescent City Guest House is perfect for a short get away. It is fantastically well-located in the Marigny with easy access to the Bywater and French Quarter. The owners are responsive to any questions and very nice. The rooms are clean and the fact that breakfast is self-serve means that you can get up and out at your own convenience. It's the most reasonably-priced room in the area. I would come here again.

Just like the comfort of home!! The room was very clean and well appointed.

5 on April 02, 2016

Don Dubay & Rusty Downing

Great location and value

4.6 on March 16, 2016

Large rooms which open to a very large common area. A fully stocked refrigerator provides all the breakfast (and snacking) that you need. This B&B is in an excellent location, about 3 blocks from the French Quarter, but on a quiet street away from the noise. The hosts are very accommodating and the price is an excellent value for the area.

Fabulous choice

5 on February 15, 2016

This was a once in a lifetime trip to New Orleans and Mardi Gras and we chose the Crescent City Guest House for our base. Matt and Lynn emailed us promptly and were willing to help with any questions we had. The guest house was immaculate as a result of their hard work. The fridge was fully stocked and we could help ourselves at any time and it proved to be a very welcome sight after a long day. We felt very comfortable from the minute we walked in and we have no complaints whatsoever. It's situated in a great part of town so make sure you explore the Marigny district. All in all a great choice - thanks to you both for a fabulous holiday.

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Rooms & Rates


Queen Bed

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $109 - $199

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Location Type

Faubourg Marigny, Downtown


New Orleans, LA (MSY) 11 miles

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Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, French Quarter, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Sports venue, Tours, University, Zoo

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On-site amenities

Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Library, Movie library, Private entrance, Telephone, Videos, Wet bar, Wired internet , Limited Off Street Free Parking, Iron & Ironing Board in rooms

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bird watching, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 4 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No Limited-call for details.
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Special events
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: First night's stay deposit Regular nights. 1/2 stay deposit for Special Events.
  • Cancellations: Deposit refunded if notified 15 days prior to scheduled arrival. Special Events 60 days.



Matthew Harring

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  • Time Served: 7 am - 11 am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area


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