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Just nine blocks from the world-famous French Quarter, this stunning Greek Revival 1860's mansion is located on historic Esplanade Avenue. The home has been lovingly restored with attention to historic preservation, while providing modern conveniences for guests.
5 on August 10, 2018
Definitely will be our home away from home if we are anywhere near New Orleans. Patrick and Karma were the best hosts! They gave us some great tips on local food and activities. The breakfasts were to die for! First day, Belgian waffles topped with Banannas Foster and smoked bacon. Next day first course of fresh fresh fruit and croissant, then second course of Boudin Eggs Benedict. Just ... wow!
5 on July 13, 2018
Food was fantastic, Mr Ashton and his staff top notch. I've already sent him guest for next week
5 on April 29, 2018
A lovely place to be in New Orleans thanks to Patrick & Karma’s hospitality. They were helpful and informative. The decor is a combination of charm of the past with updated conveniences. Our room was beautiful, the breakfast delicious, and we had a safe place to park. We appreciated being far enough away from the center of New Orleans, yet a walkable distance or short taxi, Uber, Lyft ride away. We hope to return someday and highly recommend it to others.
5 on April 05, 2018
What a wonderful place to stay. So close to the French Quarter and City Park- among other things. The breakfasts were beyond amazing and the Ashton's were incredible hosts. Very quiet and peaceful neighborhood.
5 on March 17, 2018
Patrick and Karma did everything right. The bedroom was immaculate, comfortable and beautifully furnished. There was a generous 24/7 supply of snacks and beverages in the dining room. Gourmet breakfasts greeted us each morning. Patrick and Karma both clearly love NOLA and are very willing to share their love and knowledge of their city with their guests.
5 on March 07, 2018
We stayed for 2 nights during the Mardi Gras weekend. It's a wonderful bed & breakfast in New Orleans. Patrick and Karma are excellent hosts, they gave us plenty recommendations about Mardi Grass parades, local restaurants and history of New Orleans. Rooms are beautiful decorated, very clean and beds are comfortable. Breakfast prepared by Patrick it's out of this world and different every morning. We will be definitely back !!!!! Thank you for a wonderful weekend !
5 on January 10, 2018
I had actually found this place online a year ago with the intention of booking for NYE, but the room I wanted (Creole Queen) was taken! Fast forward a year and we nabbed it for 2017, and no regrets. Everything here is decadent yet adorable, warm and inviting. Plus the food is killer. I lived for those breakfasts. Honestly don't think I can recommend this place enough, and there's not much else to say. If you're looking for a place, stay here. I know I'm definitely going back when it's warmer.
4.8 on December 28, 2017
I highly recommend this bed-and-breakfast. The value was comparable to any hotel in the area but you get so much more with your experience. The service was first class and the breakfast we had the next morning with some of the best food I’ve ever eaten. This bed-and-breakfast is very centrally located in the city and a very short ride to both uptown and downtown areas. My husband and I really enjoyed our stay and will definitely be coming back.
5 on October 24, 2017
Ashtons is a perfect base for a stay in New Orleans. Close to the French Quarter, it offers lovely rooms and a excellent outdoor area to relax between outings. The hosts are kind and hospitable to a fault.
5 on October 05, 2017
We spent a lovely four nights in June with Patrick and Karma Ashton at their Ashton's Bed and Breakfast in New Orleans, LA. First of all the home is truly beautiful! Each morning we were treated to a scrumptious and hearty breakfast. Patrick and Karma made sure that while we were there our every comfort was met. We cannot thank them enough for all of the information regarding restaurants and places to visit. I would most definitely recommend this Bed and Breakfast if you are planning a trip to New Orleans. The location is wonderful and easy to access the interstate for day trips.
A favorite of couples looking for a romantic getaway, Creole Queen is painted a dreamy red, sits secluded at the end of the second floor of the service wing, and features a marvelously luxurious bath. In fact, the bathroom is just as large as the bedroom area and offers a custom-tiled vanity, a spacious walk-in shower, and a separate corner two-person BainUltra ThermoMasseur tub. The bedroom features a beautiful queen-size sleigh bed, a small writing desk, and a built-in armoire.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE of the open floorplan bath in this room. A uniquely stylish, sunny room features large floor-to-ceiling windows that face the veranda. Room amenities include a sitting area and writing desk. A six-foot antique claw-foot tub (with hand-held shower) and toilet are tucked behind a curtained-off corner of the room — reminiscent of the 1860’s. Maximum occupancy: 2.
Painted a pretty pale blue, this soothing room features a carved, queen-size, four-poster bed and small writing desk. Two comfy chairs flank the antique mirrored bureau. The cozy bath offers a full-sized tub with shower. Maximum occupancy: 2
[1 King, 1 Sofa-Sleeper, Shower] This very large room features a king sleigh bed and a twin-size fold-out sofa bed. French doors lead to the spacious bathroom. A barrier-free walk-in shower features a large “rain” shower and hand-held showerhead with ADA certified fixture, grab bars, and fold-down teak bench seat. Toilet and vanity are also wheelchair accessible. All doorways and openings are at least 32" wide, and accessible routes are available to all common areas. A writing desk and sitting area complete the room’s amenities. Maximum occupancy: 3
Once half of the double parlor, this striking room offers a spectacular reproduction of a king-size Mallard Half-Tester bed. The newly renovated private bathroom features a wrought-iron vanity and mirror and a wonderful, custom-tiled shower. The innkeepers have coined the term “stand-up Jacuzzi” in honor of its two adjustable, massage-style showerheads and six body jets. This popular room also features an antique vanity dresser, armoire, writing desk, sofa bed, and wingback chairs. Maximum occupancy: 3
An original masonry cooking hearth still dominates this delightful room, which once served as the 19th century kitchen. Features include a wrought-iron queen bed, sitting area, bureau, writing desk, and a private bath with BainUltra ThermoMasseur tub/shower combination. This is the only guest room on the ground floor of the patio wing; it opens directly onto the patio. Maximum occupancy: 2
A charming second-floor room, French Quarter overlooks the patio and the ancient oak in our backyard garden. Features include a wrought-iron queen bed, sitting area, bureau, writing desk, and a private bath with BainUltra ThermoMasseur tub/shower combination. Maximum occupancy: 2
Bourbon Street features a lovely claw-foot whirlpool tub (big enough for two!) and a large custom-made vanity in the private bath. Located on the second floor, this room’s amenities include a queen-size shaker-style bed, a writing desk, and an antique armoire. Maximum occupancy: 2
6 Blocks to Jazz Fest, 9 Blocks to French Quarter, Esplanade Ridge, City
New Orleans, LA (MSY) 18 miles
Located on historic Esplanade Avenue, just blocks from the Vieux Carre or French Quarter.
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, Plantations, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo
Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn
Board games, Computer, Fax Machine, Library , Smoking Patio & Veranda, Off-Street Parking (Free), Complimentary Beverages & Snacks, In-Room Voice Mail, Independant Climate Control
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi, Wired internet
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian Any special diet, with advance notice.