Uptown Zen Retreat

West Riverside , New Orleans, 70115 USA (Show map)

About

The moment you enter this lovely unit, the calm will wash over you. Decorated with a collection of eclectic Buddha and Indian art, this 1 bedroom unit will be your peaceful retreat from the fun and bustle of the Big Easy. There is great natural light! The bedroom has a memory foam King Bed with super fine high thread count sheets. An antique Indian furniture collection complements modern amenities including full kitchen with gas stove, microwave and toaster over. The living room is comfortable enough for relaxing or eating with a couple of friends. There is cable TV and WiFi. In fact there are 4 units - Zen 1-4. Zen 1,2&4 are 1 bedroom/1 bath and Zen 3 is 2 bedroom/1 bath. The upper units - Zen 1&2 have a pass thru door between them, so you can rent both for a spacious 2 bedroom/ 2 bath experience. If you have a group of 10+, you can rent all four and be under 1 roof and with privacy! The neighborhood is nice and quiet. You are a short walk to coffee shops and Magazine St retail boutiques. Whole Foods is a few minutes away. Public transit is 1 block away. There is a large back yard with a BBQ and patio furniture. Also there are porches front and back. This apartment is unique in its decor. You will feel at home with beautiful art beside modern conveniences. The location can't be beat. Your host is also a great source of suggestions on things to do and places to see not to be missed in the culturally rich city of New Orleans.

Rooms & Rates

Zen 3 - 2 bedroom, 1 bath

One bedroom has a king bed with memory foam mattress. The other room has 2 twins. Both rooms have a closet. There is a sofa bed in the living room as well as a 4 top and counter into the full kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with all you need to cook as well as a dishwasher microwave and toaster oven. The spacious bathroom has vanity separate from tub/shower with toilet, so one person can be using the sink while another showers or bathes in private. Exposed brick and smooth concrete floor add character as well as insulation. Decor is soothing Asian and Indian art and wall hangings, buddha sculpture and Himalayan salt lamp. There is a flat screen TV with basic cable and Chromecast so you can stream your own content from mobile devices. And of course there is wifi.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Beds 1 King , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $125 - $250

Zen 4, 1 Bedroom, 1 bath

Spacious corner apartment: 1 bedroom 1 bath apartment, great natural light from 2 sides. Full kitchen with 4 seat eating area. Sofa bed in living room area for comfortable lounging or pull out for extra 1-2 guests. Flat screen tv with basic cable and wifi. Bedroom has a king memory foam mattress, and a full closet. Decor is Asian and Indian art with buddha sculptures and wall hangings. Comfy and cozy yet roomy enough for 2-4 guests. Or you can rent multiple units for a larger group to be together. There is a large outdoor patio with furniture for lounging or BBQ-ing.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $165 - $275

Zen 1, 1BR/1BA

Zen 1, 1BR/1BA. The upper units have central AC and windows on 2 sides for great natural light. This one has a door on the bedroom, which has a king bed with memory foam mattress. The living room has a sofa bed and 4 seat dining table and flat screen TV. Full kitchen is spacious with gas stove and everything you need to cook if you want to. Bathroom is in the back with locking door to shared laundry room. Decor is mix of New Orleans culture and Asian & Indian art and wall hangings.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $125 - $275

Zen 2, 1BR/1BA

Zen 2, 1BR/1BA. The upper units have central AC and windows on 2 sides for great natural light. This one has an open floor plan living room and bedroom, which has a king bed with memory foam mattress. The living room has a sofa bed and 4 seat dining table and flat screen TV. Full kitchen is spacious with gas stove and everything you need to cook if you want to. Bathroom is in the back with locking door to shared laundry room. Decor is mix of New Orleans culture and Asian & Indian art and wall hangings.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $125 - $275

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Location

Location Type

Quaint New Orleans neighborhood near works famous Magazine St retail., Urban

Airport

New Orleans, LA (MSY) 18 miles

Directions to property:

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport 900 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062 Get on I-10 E in Metairie from Airport Rd 8 min (3.9 mi) Follow I-10 E to S Claiborne Ave in New Orleans. Take exit 13B - A from US-90 BUS W 10 min (10.4 mi) Continue on S Claiborne Ave. Take Napoleon Ave and Valence St to Constance St 12 min (3.3 mi) 5200 Constance St New Orleans, LA 70115

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Casino, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, Night life, Religious Services, River, Sports venue, University, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Apartment

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Bike rental, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Outdoor grilling, Parking, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Walk to mass transit, Washer/dryer, Wi-Fi

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Policies

  • Check In:: 2:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Check Out:: 11:00 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: $150 refundable damage deposit
  • Cancellations: Cancellations made more than 60 days prior to arrival date qualify for 100% refund. Cancellations made 30-59 days prior to arrival date qualify for 80% refund. Cancellations made 15-29 days prior to arrival date qualify for 25% refund. Cancellations made less than 15 days prior to arrival date do not qualify for a refund.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Gary Z

Languages spoken

English, Italian

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

We own a wide variety of vacation rental properties in New Orleans and Colorado. We love being your New Orleans Ambassador hosts because we can get to share the treasures of our native culture and let you experience the magic of this unique city like a local. We personally know many of the owners and chefs of our abundance of neighborhood fine dining establishments.

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Meals

Breakfast

Voucher

  • Serving Location: Guest room

Special meal options

Special meals by request


Signature Dish

New Orleans Red Beans & Rice
my auntee taught me the secret family recipe as a kid, and everyone who gets to try it loves it!


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