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1822 Bougainvillea House

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This is a beautiful historic property with multiple rental accommodations. Antiquity and serenity are found in the apartment and the enclosed courtyard, that is lushly planted and peacefully quiet. Pat and Greg prioritize hospitality and comfort for their guests, and my experiences staying there have always been wonderful and memorable. I highly recommend this rental property.

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Having been to New Orleans once or more per year for around 30 years I have had the opportunity to stay in many different types of accomodations, including some of the most expensive. I must say, the Bougainvillea House is a standout among them all. The apartment was spacious, clean, beautifully decorated and well stocked with essential items. It is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

1822 Bougainvillea House is in a quiet spot two streets Bourbon St. It has excellent hosts who want to share the history and character of the house and area. The apartment has lots of room and ample towels, soaps, shampoo, coffee, etc.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is a nearly 200-year-old home separated into three apartments. The owners live in one apartment and rent the other two. My husband and I rented one apartment, and friends (another couple) rented the other for a week in October. They are in a quiet location. There was road construction on the street, but it didn't start too early. We... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

A unique French Quarter experience! We found staying at the Bougainvillea House a refreshing change from our previous hotel stays in New Orleans. The location is tucked in a quiet part of the Quarter, but within walking distance of great music, food and all the things that make New Orleans Fun. The owners were incredibly welcoming and gracious. And having... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We had work done at our house and chose to stay in a local B and B just down the street until the floors were dry. We had a great time. In a quiet location of the Quarter, parking in their courtyard and great host and hostess for our stay. What more could you ask for.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We loved this bed and breakfast. Very convenient to all of the French Quarter. It is a historic location and is furnished beautifully. The owners are such nice people and made us feel like we had known them for years. We had never been to New Orleans before and they took time to help acclimate us to the area. Lots... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

After our electricity went out during hurricane Isaac my husband and I spent 2 miserabe nights at home without a/c. We attempted to find hotel accomodations in the city but all the chains (marriott/hilton etc.) were not accepting reservations or walk-ins. A friend recommend Bougainvillea House, which was up and running and we were able to get in the same... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

We have been to NOLA many times and have stayed in hotels and apartments both pre and post-Katrina. Found this hidden gem on VRBO and will definitely stay here when we return to visit. It is in a quiet section of the French Quarter but only a couple of blocks from all of the sites. We traveled with family and... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

The 1822 Bougainvillea House is truly the best B&B travel experience I can remember. It has a New Orleans French Quarter location within walking distance of the renowned French Market and Bourbon Street too. Pared with its urban locale, there is a quiet ambiance, making for restful nights in this peaceful neighborhood. One added amenity is the quality of the... More 

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Staying in French Quarter

Neighborhood Profile
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bougainvillea House was erected in the French Quarter on this site in 1809 and for over 200 years has been continually occupied. Our motto has always been "Antique ambiance with all the modern conveniences in the French Quarter". There are two complete beautifully updated suites with off-street parking and the Paddlewheeler Suite with traditional decor has the King size bed and is on the ground floor just off the patio. The Riverboat Suite with antique furniture in the bedroom and a Queen size bed is on the second floor with a balcony overlooking the courtyard. Both suites have private entrances, color cable TV, WIFI, central air and heat and both are elegantly furnished. There is also a hot tub in the courtyard. The Bougainvillea House is in the residential section of the French Quarter and just one and a half blocks to Bourbon Street. House Rules are: NO Pets, NO Parties, No Smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1822 Bougainvillea House

Address: 924 Governor Nicholls St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2431
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range: $200 - $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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