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Rathbone Mansions

1244 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116 (Mid-City)
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Ranked #63 of 146 New Orleans B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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The Villages, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there on September 16, 2014. Arrived around 1:00pm and the door was locked, but a phone # was listed to call and therefore was able to check-in. They said it was to be a courtyard room, but it was more of a walkway room. The courtyard was around the corner. The room reeked of chemicals when we first arrived... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Rathbone Mansions for three nights and loved the room loved the location . Its a few blocks from Bourbon street with a few great local restaurants close by . we can not find one thing bad to say about the stay , Pat and the staff are wonderful . look forward to staying there again soon .

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San Antonio, Tx
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had years of online hotel selections and this is the FIRST time that I have been so shocked to have walked away instead of risking the safety of my 15 y.o daughter and myself. I am adventurous by nature and teach my daughter to make the most of what we have... but was not going to do this.... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had a fantastic first trip to New Orleans, and Rathbone Mansions was largely to thank for this. I was nervous because our flight was delayed, which meant we got in much later than planned. The taxi from the airport (worth the money) had no trouble finding Rathbone, and the instructions left for us were easy to... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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67 reviews 67 reviews
16 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for both our vacation and our one year wedding anniversary. We had an amazing time (and actually just got back yesterday). With that said, we did look at the reviews and bookit description (since we booked via bookit) prior to staying here, and I would like to make a few comments since the reviews... More

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Panama City FL
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I stayed four fun-filled nights at Rathbone Mansions on Esplanade. This was my first visit to this b&b but it will not be my last. My room was quiet, clean, and comfortable. It was everything I'd hoped for and more. Pat and Tanya are both people-persons and they love what they do as evidenced by the genuine care they give... More

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San Jose, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay here. Mz.Pat is a hoot. Breakfast was delish.I was here on a girl's trip to Essence Festival .It felt like I was visiting family.not very fancy but our room was clean and well attended to.It was kinda nice being in a quaint French quarter neighborhood. It was a short taxi ride to Bourbon st. Better... More

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Pensacola, Florida
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It's been years since I've stayed at a B&B and my husband never has stayed at one before so we weren't quite sure what to expect. We both appreciate history and love New Orleans so when we decided to make the drive and spend a weekend in the city, I threw out the idea of staying at a local B&B.... More

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houston, tx
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My 3 year old and I stayed at the Rathbone. Our room was on the side of the Main House... at first I was a little leery of the area because of the I10 and Claiborne exchange. No fears though after arriving at the Rathbone. It was a great location: sort of central to most things, the Quarter, the Metairie... More

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Oviedo, fl
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed in Rm 302 7/11,12. This is a really nice B&B in New Orleans "proper". The street they are on, Esplanade, is lined with beautiful buildings.The buildings are very old. 1846, 1850....but they are maintained nicely. The architecture found on both the interior and exterior are such a great pleasure to view. You feel like your staying in a museum.... More

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Address: 1244 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
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