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Ashton's Bed and Breakfast
2023 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116   |  
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Ranked #4 of 145 New Orleans B&B and Inns
Lake Ridge, Virginia
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“Delightful B & B in New Orleans”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

I visited this B & B years ago. It was easy to find and in a great location if you don't want to be in the heart of the French Quarter. It is close to city park and they have gated parking on the premises. The rooms are generously sized as is the homemade breakfast that will hold you way past lunch time. The owners had great suggestions on places to see and restaurants to enjoy. We were even given the name of an excellent bar tender at a restaurant in the french quarter who ended up being a colorful fellow. I would recommend this wonderful mansion to anyone.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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  • Rooms
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

This was my first experience staying at a b&b. The property is just lovely and the furnishing are very nice. The owner was very helpful when we arrived starving and pointing us to a great restaurant in the French Quarter....Red Fish Grill....luv luv luv This was also my first time visiting New Orleans (husband had been previously) and the b&b's location was just great. We did take a taxi to the Quarter once but other days easily found parking. The breakfasts offered were just outstanding!!! I can't tell you how I looked forward to them.....again with our host being very gracious and accomodating. I can't wait to return! We had an outside room upstairs and I liked the freedom of coming and going without the feeling of disturbing anyone. I highly recommed this jewel!

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Karma and Patrick run a great B&B. The room was clean and the house was very comfortable. Breakfasts were fantastic (bananas foster waffles) and there were plenty of snacks out for guests at all times of the day (King cake!).

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at Ashton's for a long weekend after reading the other great reviews on TripAdvisor that were certainly true. Patrick and everyone else at Ashton's were very welcoming and helpful, and the breakfasts were amazing! The B&B is a little outside the French quarter which my boyfriend and I didn't mind since we enjoyed walking and wanted to be somewhat removed from the hustle and bustle. For us it was a perfect relaxing getaway. Thanks Ashton's!

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

We have traveled extensively all over the world and the US. This is hands down the best bed and breakfast we have ever found. We liked it so much we are already planning on going back next year.

We did walk back and forth from the French Quarter. I am cheap and bc of all the incredible food in area we felt we needed a little excerise. It took us about 20 minutes to the French Market.

Patrick and Karma are incredible hosts. The breakfast that they serve is just wonderful and part of the reason we walked everywhere. We stayed in the Bourbon Room which was bigger than anticpated. The tub was great to soak in after a long day of trudging around the city. Everything was immaculate and there was a well stocked fridge with drinks and yogurts in the dinning area. There was also a tremendous amount of snacks. The other benefit of this place is secure parking. Many other reviews discussed damage to cars. You will not experience this since the property is enclosed with a gate. If you leave this B&B unhappy, it has to be you. They are the most accomodating inskeepers I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

If you think you have found the best place to stay in New Orleans, I bet you this is better,
Like many of the old B&Bs, Ashton's is full of unique rooms with the taste of the refined past prevalent in every touch.
The luxuriousness of the rooms in this listed building are matched by the decadent breakfasts served up by Pat and Karma, the people who make this more than just a place to stay.
Just stop reading reviews and make the booking online now, you will not regret it.

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  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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fullerton,ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Everything from the reservation, to the greeting at the door, to the room, to the house decor, to the staff, to the surrounding gardens was great, but the breakfast AMAZING. You must try this place for a romantic getaway in New Orleans. It was a little further than we have stayed previously but the walk was pleasant and after the meals in New Orleans we needed it. If your not in the mood to walk, the taxi was on speed dial in your room and were always prompt.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Ashton's Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2023 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 145 B&Bs / Inns in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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