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Balcony Guest House

3.0 of 5 2483 Royal Street, Faubourg/Marigny, New Orleans, LA 70117
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lopez Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful experience!! I have stayed at the Balcony several times now over the past eight years. I love being able to walk to Frenchman St. and Bourbon St. to hear music and not have to worry about driving or getting a cab back. Zak and his crew always make me feel like family. But this time was the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I chose this location for our romantic honeymoon getaway. We didn't want to stay in a typical hotel as the culture of a town is often lost in such establishments. If you're looking for a cultural experience, this is the place for you. With the excellent gourmet breakfast in our stomachs, we started our days walking a... More 

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Pocatello, ID
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a phenomenal experience in 2011, it was a no-brainer to go back on a subsequent vacation. We wever pretty excited to come back as well! In fact, we suggested to family to stay there as well. However.... Well, however. We rented the Honeymoon Suite; we had 4 people. The Suite is up a second flight of narrow stairs. There... More 

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We are very sorry that our guest was disappointed in our service. Due to a maid error, an extra set of linen, etc. was not left in the suite. After several attempts, when I finally reached her, I offered to come back to the B&B, at a late hour of the night, and provide her with the linens. She informed... More 

Pascagoula, Mississippi
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We rented the owner's suite and an addtional room in the B & B along with both adjoining duplexes with 3 bedrooms, 3 baths each for a family trip to New Orleans for the Saints/Packers game. The owners, Zak and Naz, are almost finished with their renovation of all the rooms and the restaurant and they couldn't have been more... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We stayed at this B&B with 12 people for a fishing and golfing trip and it was perfect. the restaurant had terrific food and the rooms were nice, updated and with lots of room & amenities . There are some "local" bars &restaurant with in couple blocks that are great to go to where you wont be apart of the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I wanted to like this place. I really did. But I just can't recommend it. This B&B is in a nice location: residential neighborhood close to Frenchman Street and walking distance to the Quarter. However we were "serenaded" by the drunken neighbors until about 5:30 am one night, and we were very aware of the horns from nearby trains all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here for our first trip to New Orleans. Just a short stay, but we took the suite. The staff was very friendly and we had lunch in the restaurant which was delicious. Everything was very clean and comfortable. They were in the process of renovating the downstairs area so I am eager to see the... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

My friends and I stayed here for 6 days for a bachelor party and it was a terrific experience. We had twelve guys sleeping comfortably, with a lot of space, and enough privacy for everyone. What really stood out was Zak (the proprietor)and his staff's hospitality. Everyone there is like a family, and when you stay there, you're treated equally.... More 

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Dixon, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Owner and staff were all great insuring the time spent there was enjoyable and all needs met. And the food is outstanding a must try. Even if you are staying elsewhere. Great wine list and the locals are starting to frequent the restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

We had a great time for our first time ever in the Big Easy! The restaurant has amazing food and this will be a future destination. Only issue we had was one of the rooms room 2 was always hot. Other then that great time!

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Address: 2483 Royal Street, Faubourg/Marigny, New Orleans, LA 70117
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Balcony Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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