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Lions Inn Bed & Breakfast

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Grapevine, Texas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved staying with Ed. The room was smallish, but very nicely furnished and spotlessly clean. The bed was one of the most comfortable I have slept in. About 10 blocks from the French Quarter, it was quiet and very pleasant. Nice self serve breakfast set up, in the main house. Beautifully landscaped backyard with crystal clean pool and hot tub.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was very relaxing and offered nice rooms with a nice breakfast in the morning and a great host. The host was very helpful and so were the staff and it made for a very nice stay on New Orleans. The pool was nice and in a great spot out the back. It felt like you were at a... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I arrived during 4th of July weekend and the Essence Festival. It was the cheapest (still $165 a night) and closest spot to the French Quarter that I could find. It was a pleasant surprise. I was greeted at my car and helped with my bags. I was given an upgraded room in the guest house with better access to... More 

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Baltimore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

When we first walked up to the Lions Inn, we encountered two women who had just checked out. "Have you seen the garden yet?" they asked. "It's paradise." We rang the bell. Ed, the charming, low-key owner, showed us to our room, right off the garden with its lush foliage, palm trees, koi pond, hot tub, and a lovely swimming... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

This is the third time I have stayed at Lions Inn. Ed and the staff always make me feel welcomed. Ed and staff do a great job of keeping the place clean and inviting. The breakfast in the morning is always ample. The pool area is like a tranquil tropical oasis after a busy day of touring around the magical... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

I cannot say enough good things about the Lions Inn. First of all, the website photos do not do it justice. From the quaint rooms, to the beautiful pool, I can’t express how lovely the whole place is. The innkeeper, Ed, has got to be one of the kindest men I’ve ever met. In dealing with his replacement (whose name... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. They used to only book by word of mouth. I'm not saying much...I want to keep it secret. It is intimate and quiet...you won't feel comfortable with kids and frankly you may offend people. It is relaxed with a very local feel. There is the BEST breakfast at the bakery nearby. Get the boudin and eggs. They... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This place is just about six blocks away from Jackson Square but it is nestled in a quiet neighborhood. Our room was beautiful and comfortable and we didn't hear any traffic from the street. Around back the courtyard opens onto a sparkling pools with a heavily landscaped back yard. This was so perfect we didn't want to leave. And the... More 

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

My husband chose this B&B and we stayed here with my MIL for a short trip. I have nothing bad to say about it. It's a couple of blocks from Frenchman's Street and maybe half a mile from the French Quarter. It's in a quiet residential location and we didn't experience any problems. Ed, the owner, is nice. The backyard... More 

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Glencoe, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Lions Inn is a rare gem. It offers a heavenly perch conveniently located to all things musical, gastronomic, commercial. It is quiet and offers a magnificent garden, pool, hot tub, a wonderful retreat from the heat and bustle of the city yet so centrally located to the french quarter, etc. Ed, the owner, sets a most personally warm and hospitable... More 

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Staying in Faubourg Marigny & Bywater

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Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward, the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely residential. Of course, folks around here love to go out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the festivities, well then so much the better! Home to some of the most revered live music venues in New Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining destinations, and a come-as-you-are vibe that’s as infectious as it is alluring, this is real deal New Orleans oozing with southern hospitality and the promise of a most epic night out. For endless opportunities to boogie, to admire row upon row of lovingly restored homes, and to escape the fray of the more touristic parts of town (but still live it up in grand style) head to Faubourg Marigny & Bywater.
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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Lions Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 2517 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70117-8608
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Price Range: $137 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lions Inn Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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