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Balcony Guest House

2483 Royal Street, Faubourg/Marigny, New Orleans, LA 70117
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Balcony Guest House
Ranked #56 of 146 New Orleans B&B and Inns
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  • 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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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We booked all 6 rooms for a Saturday wedding starting on Wednesday. Guests were from Pennsylvania, Chicago, Idaho and 2 mast sailboat. All enjoyed greatly the hospitality, atmosphere and balcony. If you don't want a hotel experience and want to enjoy a true stay. Please consider Schiro's. All staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Enjoy your complimentary cocktail and wonderful... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

My friends and I stayed in the suite for our NOLA spring break trip. The location is perfect, very to Bourbon Street and the walk to get there is beautiful. Every single staff member we encountered was extremely accommodating, and made great suggestions on what neighborhoods and attractions we should check out. The guest house was charming, clean, and the... More

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Bossier City, Louisiana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed at Balcony Guest House for Wrestlemania weekend and it was a great stay.The location is great as it's only about a 15 minute walk to Bourbon Street, and the service was excellent. The owner, Zak, offered us a complimentary drink on arrival and the waitress/bartender was super nice as well. The waitress/bartender worked the whole weekend and was... More

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San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I was in the Owner's Suite during Isaac Hurricane.. Owner and staff left...I was the only tenant..There was no elec. A/C, lights , No Candles,No Hot water for two days. Kitchen was locked. No discount given. Be careful booking during Hurricane season...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We went to New Orleans during the big orthopaedic surgeon convention so hotels were very hard to find. And when you did find a basic hotel it was several hundred dollars a night. So we did some research and found the Balcony Guest House. We hadn't stayed on this side of New Orleans before. The price was perfect! I was... More

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Yonkers, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I had such a lovely stay here for my spring break. The house itself was beautiful, eclectic, and very clean (with much appreciated complimentary coffee). It's central location made walking to different parts of the city very easy, and the part of the Marigny it's in is incredibly charming and alive. I would recommend staying here to anyone over and... More

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Lodi, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The Balcony guesthouse is not for those who want a cookie-cutter hotel room. The basic rooms are tiny, but well furnished with a modern, well-lit bath. The sitting room was great as we befriended another couple staying there and we had a nice , quiet space to chat and have a bottle of wine we bought downstairs. Breakfast was good,... More

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Stuart, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This was my second stay at the Balcony Guesthouse in New Orleans. As far as I'm concerned it will always be my first choice. The owner and his family go out of their way to make you feel like it's your home. The rooms are lovely and comfortable, the onsite restaurant and bar are extremely convenient and the food is... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I stayed here with friends for a weekend, and the Balcony Guest House was a great homebase for our activities. They were incredibly nice and amenable (even when we weren't the quietest group that could've existed), had included breakfast that was cooked for us, and were conveniently located within walking distance to the French Quarter. Thanks for a great time!

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Zak was a fantastic host -- in touch with us all along, answered all our questions, went out of his way to make sure we had a great time. His B&B is beautiful, extremely clean, a block from a few great bars/restaurants, a short walk from Frenchman Street, and a longish (but safe and pleasant) walk from the French Quarter.... More

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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): $
Also Known As:
Balcony Guest House Hotel New Orleans

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Balcony Guest House, in the historic Faubourg-Marigny, is your New Orleans Bed and Breakfast above Schiro's Grocery and Cafe(ground floor). Come and stay in our unique New Orleans Bed and Breakfast and see why everyone who stays here loves it. Only six blocks from the French Quarter, four blocks from Frenchmen street and three blocks from the river. Historic, alluring and relaxed(Creole Caribe), with a New Orleans style wrap-around balcony. ... more   less 
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