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Fairchild House Bed and Breakfast

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1518 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very interesting interior that was nice to look at, good location. But the mattress was very old, we could barely sleep on it. The shower was too small. The breakfast was not very tasty - the orange juice was old.

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé and I were guests here for a week and we enjoyed every minute of our stay, the gracious hosts/ hostesses, the close proximity to the RTA streetcars, the 'round the corner' restaurants with eats that are sure to please your palate...the vintage feel and look of this B & B , isn't for everyone but if you like... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We redeemed a groupon for a room here for a short one night trip to New Orleans. The b&b is in a quiet neighborhood lined with beautiful old homes. It is conveniently located just a 2 minute walk from the St. Charles streetcar which drops you right on Canal street at Bourbon. Also within a less than 5 minute walk... More 

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Byram, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was very clean. Ms. Beatrice was very polite. Close to everything. The stay was just like being at home. Will definitely stay there again!!! If you want a good sleep from all your partying, Please stay here.....

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Kansas City, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This place is a charming authentic B&B experience in a great New Orleans location. The house is cute and was built in the 1800's. The room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was simple and nice in the breakfast room. The staff was friendly. We walked to the street car everyday which was only a block away (the St Charles line).... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This is true B&B with nice and pleasant owner and stuff. If you don't want craziness of Bourbon st, this is the place! 3 min walk to street car and 15 min later you are in French quoters. Then you can hop on and off the double deckers "city sightseeing New Orleans" for 3 days in the row for $29.... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

The location in the Garden District is excellent. The property was a bit confusing at first. It helps to know that the buildings are separated and you have to walk around the building to get to the entrance to the rooms and so forth. We were greeted by a young man and he showed us to our room. The room... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Having read the generally good reviews on this place I was expecting it to be old fashioned. What I hasn't expected was that it would be so DIRTY (walls, bed frame, carpet, toilet, sink). I've stayed in lots of budget hotels and I'm never looking for luxury, just basic cleanliness, which this place sadly did not have. The staff were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My wife and I spent 2 week nights at Fairchild B&B at the end of March. Our stay was wonderful. The room was nice and loved the court yard. We were able to get on the Street Car only a block away and it took us to the French Quarters. The WW2 Museum is within a short walking distance (4... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great location, beautiful property and really nice staff. We stayed in the one bedroom suite, which has an awesome balcony and a lot of character in terms of the rooms, furniture, etc. Everything was clean and the bed was comfortable. Definitely lets you feel like a local for a couple of days (in the best way possible).

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