The Green House Inn

1212 Magazine Street , New Orleans, LA 70130 USA (Show map)

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The Green House Inn is a Bed and Breakfast that offers a fun and relaxed environment for your New Orleans experience. With a convenient location, we are a tropical paradise with a unique saltwater pool and Jacuzzi. We offer 9 comfortable rooms with king size beds, private bathrooms, TVs, cable, WIFI Internet, mini-refrigerators and other amenities (no elevator on site). Included is free parking, tropical gardens, desktop computer with printer, and a library of movies and books. The Green House Inn, "stay... relax... just be"

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Overall
4.4

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  • Guest room4.4
  • Service4.7
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.5
  • Onsite Dining3.8

Unique tropical oasis in NOLA

2.8 on December 31, 2016

This is a very unique oasis next to the arts district in NOLA. It is operated by a gay couple and the swimming pool area is clothes optional. So, if you are offended by natural states of being, in all phases, might want to look elsewhere. Because it was Christmas, we were pretty much the only guest there. A few rooms were rented out for a night or two, but we were the only ones there for most of our week stay. We enjoyed the hot tub and the beautiful tropical patio area...even the occasional recorded parrot calls. The bed was too soft for our taste and left both myself and my wife hurting with soar backs. The sofa in the room probably would have been turned down by Goodwill, which I found a bit offensive for the price of the stay. Overall, a very great place to disappear into in NOLA.


Love this place!

5 on December 22, 2016

Beautiful rooms and pool area. Wonderfully landscaped, a tropical oasis!


An excellent B&B choice!

4.2 on December 13, 2016

We stayed a few night over thanksgiving and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It's a beautiful old house with plenty of charm. The backyard and pool/spa area is definitely the cherry on top. We'll definitely stay there again soon!


Bed yes breakfast no

2.6 on November 15, 2016

Adequate rooms, continental breakfast only, would not call this a bed and breakfast more like bed and cereal.


Oct. vacation

4.0 on November 06, 2016

This is our second trip to the Green House Inn and both Jesse and Frank made us feel like family. The location is great with the trolley and the hop in/hop off bus near by. Would recommend this inn to others for their New Orleans stay.

Innkeeper Response
Hello, It was great to have y'all stay with us again! As you noted, we are very centrally located. Only 3 blocks away from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line and 3 blocks away form the Hop On/Hop Off tour bus stop (located outside of the World War II museum). Thanks again for leaving us your review here! Sincerely, The staff of The Green House Inn


Pleasantly surprised

4.2 on November 03, 2016

Located in a very convenient part of town to great restaurants, the garden district and the convention center. Owner and staff were very hospitable and helpful. Pool and jacuzzi a plus for relaxing. However, the European rule of bathing took us by surprise and made us uncomfortable. Though we were able to enjoy the pool the first few days, it limited our using it the rest of the stay - :(.

Innkeeper Response
Hello, Thank you for leaving us your review here on Bed&Breakfast.com! I apologize that you were surprised by our clothing optional pool policy. We try to make sure every guest is informed of this policy well before the check in date. We would love to have you stay with us again! Humbly, The staff of The Green House Inn


Best in NOLA

5 on October 17, 2016

This is the only place we will stay in NOLA. Located in Lower Garden District, it is a short walk to CBC, Warehouse, and French Quarter. The surrounding area has plenty of restaurants, bars, and shops. The vibe at the inn is completely laid back and Jessie, Frank, and Alan are friendly and knowledgeable. The pool area is shaded by the tropical paradise, the neighbor even has a parrot that you will see from time to time! The rooms are comfortable, the bathrooms modern, and the bedding soft and cozy.

Innkeeper Response
We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, here at The Green House Inn! We agree that Rio, our neighbor's Blue MaCaw parrot, adds to our tropical ambience, too. Thank you for your review! Many Thanks, The staff of The Green House Inn


Lovely Spot

4.4 on October 15, 2016

Convenient location, lovely facility. Made the stay in NOLA even more pleasant. Would not hesitate to stay here again on next trip to New Orleans.

Innkeeper Response
It was great having you as a guest! Thank you for posting your review! We would love to have you stay with us again! Sincerely, The staff of The Green House Inn


Anniversary weekend at The Green House Inn!

4.6 on October 13, 2016

We had a wonderful time staying at The Green House Inn! The hospitality is unparalleled. We will be back!


Better than bourbon St

4.8 on October 03, 2016

This will be place to stay next time I'm in New Orleans The breakfast was excellent, included fresh (self-serve) belgium waffles.


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Rooms & Rates

Orchid Room

1

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

Plumeria Room

1

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

Lotus Room

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

Mandevilla Room

1

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

Heliconia Room

1

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

Royal Poinciana Suite

Private, quiet, with great views and occupying the entire 3rd floor of the Inn (2 flights of stairs - no elevator), it is our finest accomdations. The Royal Poinciana Suite has a large private sitting room with 55" plasma TV & DVD, a writing desk, mini refrigerator, and microwave. This leads into a large bedroom with king size posted bed with a deluxe Sterns & Foster mattress, a 42" flat screen TV &DVD. There are the original hard wood floors throughout. The large bathroom has a view of the city skyline, an over sized shower for 2 tiled in Italian subway tile and an antique footed tub under the eaves with skylights above. Great for honeymooners, anniversaries, stay cations, business travelers or anyone else who wants to "Relax, Stay, Just Be".

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

Anthurium Room

1

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

Hibiscus Room

1

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

Bird of Paradise Room

1

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

Bougainvillea Room

1

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

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Location

Location Type

Urban

Airport

New Orleans, LA (MSY) 16 miles

Directions to property:

(1) Take the I-10 East (2) Slight left at US-90/US-90 Business/ Westbank/ Superdome/ Claiborne Ave (3) Exit On St.Charles and follow the service road that runs parallel to the expressway. This street is called Calliope Street. (4) Turn Right on Magazine (5) 1212 Magazine

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Other

On-site amenities

Air conditioning, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Library, Microwave, Movie library, Outdoor grilling, Parking, Piano, Pool, Videos, Walk to mass transit, Wedding Facilities

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Swimming

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00 - 8:00 PM
  • Check Out:: 12:00 PM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No All Guests Must be 18 Years of Age or Older
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Normally one night's room & tax is required to confirm your room. During special events or holidays it may be more.
  • Cancellations: All cancellations must be in writing or via E Mail. A $25.00 cancellation fee applies to all reservations.Cancellations made 15 days or more before check in date receive a refund of the deposit minus a $25 cancellation fee. Reservations cancelled 14 days or fewer before check in date lose the deposited amount. However, for special events, holidays & groups; there are no refunds. Please check with the Inn for the policies governing your stay.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Jesse LeBlanc

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

Dogs

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Meals

Breakfast

Continental

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

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