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Rathbone Mansions

1244 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116 (Mid-City)
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Ranked #64 of 145 New Orleans B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, Ohio
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed there for a week on our honeymoon. The mansion has an unique and antique feel. The ladies that make the breakfast in the morning were extremely friendly and welcoming. I didn't feel unsafe in the area the whole time we were there as the previous reviewer had felt and we walked to and from the... More

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Blanco, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Rathbone Mansion is like a grand old lady, wearing a little too much makeup, but still a beauty. If you are looking for an affordable B&B close to the French Quarter, but don’t expect a lot of extras, the Rathbone is the place to stay. A friend and I went to Louisiana for a ghost hunt, and decided to... More

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this place last minute and boy did I regret it as soon as I got there. The area is very bad. As soon as we arrived, we were told that the check in place was across the street and not in the house shown in picture. Our room was not ready so we had to wait. as soon as... More

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Montgomery, Alabama
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in September and the overall experience was good. Did not know exactly what I was going to get when I booked, but knowing it was New Orleans and a Bed and Breakfast, we took a chance. It is definitely a piece of New Orleans style and the staff is great. VERY laid back and friendly. The room... More

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The Villages, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 September 11, 2014 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
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

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 August 21, 2014

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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Address: 1244 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
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