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1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&B

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Mary and Hugh Ramsey are great hosts! It was like staying with family. They helped us find great local restaurants and things to do and see. The house was like a museum every where you looked there was something very cool to see. Our room...More

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Response from bananacour, Owner at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded October 14, 2017

We are thrilled that you enjoyed celebrating your anniversary with us, and appreciate your kind comments. Will share this review with Mady, as she has been working so hard, she needs a boost. Crescent City Blues and BBQ festival is this weekend, as is the...More

Reviewed October 4, 2017

I've now stayed at the Banana Courtyard twice in the last few months and each time I was greeted so warmly! While the B&B is full of history and treasures in every nook and cranny in the common areas which makes it eclectic to me,...More

Thank Cheryl S
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded October 5, 2017

Dear Cheryl S, We all love to travel--just ask Mary and Hugh about their last trip to Europe! But sometimes, when you're on the road a lot, the one thing that you want is the comforts of home while you're in a new place. We're...More

Reviewed September 25, 2017

Mary & Hugh and my girl Maddie - Hosts and Official Welcome Woman are THE PENULTIMATE BEST EXPERIENCE EVER!!! I knew that New Orleans was legendary when it comes to hospitality but this was welcoming was remarkable. I have Motel Phobia from a childhood parental...More

Thank CaliforniaShakes
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded September 26, 2017

Dear CaliforniaShakes, There is nothing that makes us so happy as a wonderful review like you just gave us. It means so much that we met, and even exceeded, your expectations. All of our guests are unique and may have different ideas about how we...More

Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at The Banana Courtyard for my birthday this past May with a couple friends. When we get there to check in,we got a cigar and a can of beer before going to our room. We stayed in the Mardi Gras room which was nice....More

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Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded September 4, 2017

Dear Randy H., Thanks for your great review--go figure! Some folks like to be greeted with a glass of wine, a cup of Community Coffee, or a soft drink. For you, it's a cold beer and a cigar--now that's a real way to celebrate your...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017

Was a great location. In walking distance to the French Quarters. The staff (when available) recommended some really good place to eat. Had the NOLA decor going on but I would not stay here again. When it is a really hard rain pour, the TV...More

Thank Hassell2014
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded August 23, 2017

Dear Hassell2014, What a lovely surprise to get from your spouse! We agree that our location can't be beat--especially as we are within easy walking distance of the Quarter and Frenchman Street. Having the new streetcar stop right in front of our house is an...More

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Nearby
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
...More
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Response from bananacour | Property representative |
Golly Gee, yes. Tons of places. Best questions would be who DOESN:T have Happy Hour or half price plates! It's N'Awlins! 3 Muses, The Country Club, Meaubar, Bar Tonique, Domenica, Soubo, Buffas, Cats Meow, Arnauds, Good... More
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"Quiet is good!!!"
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