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Ormond Plantation Manor House

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Across from the banks of the mighty Mississippi River, nestled on historic River Road in Destrehan, Louisiana is Ormond Planation - a French Creole, West Indies Style Plantation built in 1789. Conveniently located 15 minutes from Louis Armstrong International Airport and 30 minutes from downtown New Orleans, step back into history and stay in this unique Bed and Breakfast featuring 5 rooms furnished in period style antiques in a small rural town in Plantation Country. Set amongst stately Oaks, stay and experience southern charm and elegance. Dine with us at Ormond Plantation Restaurant, featuring a menu of French Creole cuisine, open for Lunch - Tuesday-Friday 11am - 2pm and on Thursday and Friday evenings, 5pm - 9pm. Ormond Plantation is also available for Private Parties, Corporate Events, Weddings and Receptions.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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If you watched the epic 1939 movie Gone With The Wind--and who hasn't?--you might have gotten the idea that all plantation houses in the Old South resembled Tara and Twelve Oaks. Not so. Welcome to Ormond. Located at 13786 River Road in Destrehan in St. Charles Parish,
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Response from Ormondplantation, Guest Relations Manager at Ormond Plantation Manor House
Responded Feb 9, 2019
Merci Beaucoup! WOW! Thank you for this excellent review and extremely kind words. Ormond Plantation is a family owned and operated business and it is our intent to celebrate our ownership with the world. Through our Restaurant, Bed and Breakfast, Weddings and Special Occasions, and by offering Tours, we are able to host a variety of events inviting the public to our historic grounds. Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places broadens our reach and opens our doors to additional visitors. Thank you again for this wonderful review and we hope you choose to visit again.
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Excellent service in a lovely plantation setting. Waitress was more than accommodating. Food was quite good (crawfish etoufee, crabcakes) Just a short drive from NOLA. You should go. They have a Sunday brunch as well.
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Response from Ormondplantation, Guest Relations Manager at Ormond Plantation Manor House
Responded Feb 9, 2019
Thank you for your kind words. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and dining experience at Ormond Plantation. We hope you will return for dinner or an enjoyable Sunday Brunch. Thanks again.
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If you are reading this review the best advice we can give is BOOK THIS Plantation ASAP! We have stayed here 5 years in a row while visiting New Orleans Jazz Fest and Amazing is the best description. History and FANTASTIC staff make this a memorable stay. The rooms are historic
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Response from Ormondplantation, Guest Relations Manager at Ormond Plantation Manor House
Responded Jun 22, 2018
Words can't express how happy we are to receive this review! We look forward to your stay with us yearly and can't wait for y'all to grace us with your presence again next April/May. You have become a part of the Ormond family! As with all of our wonderful guests, we truly hope everyone's stay is an enjoyable and memorable one. Being one of the only registered historic landmarks where you can actually visit, tour, dine in and spend the night in, we welcome all visitors to our lovely, oak lawned property. And being so near to New Orleans, we hope you all spend time relaxing and taking in all our Southern Hospitality has to offer. Looking forward to the 2019 stay and musical sharings of the world at Jazz Fest, we remain your place away from home! Thank you for your kind words and our best regards to you.
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Stopped here and took an hour tour of the property. Beautiful setting and a great place for a wedding, reception or meeting. Restaurant located on the property and they cater to groups. The Ormond Plantation represents the oldest French West Indies style Creole Plantation on
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Response from Ormondplantation, Guest Relations Manager at Ormond Plantation Manor House
Responded Apr 6, 2018
Thank you for stopping in. We hope you enjoyed your personal tour of the plantation and grounds as much as we enjoyed having you. We invite you to visit again if you are ever in the area. Thanks again, safe travels.
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My husband and I wanted to spend a night at a Southern plantation. We read the reviews and chose Ormond. When we arrived it was raining very hard and we had travelled a long way. As I always do I informed the person who took our reservation that we had a service dog with
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Most of our rooms have queen beds but we can add a roll-away for an extra guest for s small charge. Also, we can add on a full breakfast, too.
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"All rooms are wonderful and all have private baths."
"We recommend the Pineapple or Ormond room"
"Rooms overlook Mississippi River and/or 200+ year old oak trees."
"The most luxurious rooms are on the second floor looking onto the front veranda"
"Veranda access was nice"
United StatesLouisianaDestrehan
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