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Fairchild House Bed and Breakfast

1518 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130
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Ranked #66 of 147 New Orleans B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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Des Moines, Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of this B&B is great. It is a block from the streetcar that will get you to all the major attractions in about 15 min. We took our car out of the parking one time in the week we were there. There are good restaurants on St. Charles Ave a block a way as well as a close... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Man, this place was a real find! It looks charming from the outside and in. Everything about this place was top noch. The location was about 10-15 mins from the main sights (about 20mins to the French Quarter). Closer by, there are a number of good cafes and restaurants to eat and shopping area full of boutique shops and cafes... More

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Chicago
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here during our trip to New Orleans. This is a good option for a cheap, but comfortable and clean place to stay. The place does need some updating(looks like there is water damage to the ceiling above the room we stayed in) and maybe a fresh paint job but for the price we paid I'm... More

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Tangerang, Indonesia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I'm sharing review for my stay at the Fairchild just a few days ago. Before that I have to point out that prior to making any hotel bookings, I always to make sure that I will be getting the best cultural experience out of the cities that I visit. Franchise hotels didn't really attract me that much, especially if you're... More

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Houston, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This is the second time I have stayed at the Fairchild House, and I had a great time again! We came during the first weekend of Mardi Gras, and they had a good room available at a great price compared to all of the other hotels. My boyfriend and I stayed in a queen room. It was very comfortable and... More

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Lihue, Hawaii
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

You can expect a good experience if you choose this location. I was there over x'mas and found this neighborhood to be safe and quiet. Away from the French quarter but close to Tulane. Many things to keep you busy uptown.

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Leesburg, Virginia, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

we stayed in a room with a queen size bed, the B&B is nice and charming in a great location. A block from the trolley and some good restaurants, if you don't want the hustle and noise of being down town, this is a good place to stay a ten minute Trolley ride and your at the French Quarter. The... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I recently stayed at the Fairchild House for a weekend, and had a very pleasant stay. Staff was friendly and helpful, and the rooms serviceable. The building is very old (1840s), and has attendant issues. (Sound insulation is not great, floors can be uneven.) The age also contributes to an appearance of being unclean, but I did feel like anything... More

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Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Our room was very nice, roomy and pleasant, the bed was very comfortable. We stayed here at the Fairchild for 4 nights. The staff were ever so helpful with local information and any requests we had. The continental breakfast was above and beyond. Fresh fruit, fresh coffee and always a warm welcome from Beatrize and her mother. Conveniently located, if... More

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Normal, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

While the bed was very comfortable, many other things lacked. The closet light did not work; one electrical outlet did not work. There was marks on the walls to make the room appear dirty. The coffee pot in the room was not clean. The rusty shower curtain rod and shower fixtures, as well as masking tape to hold the bathroom... More

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Additional Information about Fairchild House Bed and Breakfast

Also Known As:
Fairchild House Hotel
Fairchild House b&b
Fairchild House Hotel New Orleans
Address: 1518 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
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Free Parking Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #66 of 147 B&Bs / Inns in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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