Sweet Emma’s Hideaway is an award-winning restoration of a 1918 shotgun duplex and is unlike any vacation rental in the city. Modern amenities such as USB receptacles and a five-burner grill and wet bar outdoor kitchen seamlessly accommodate guests amidst the jasmine and myrtle without sacrificing quintessential New Orleans style. Enjoy Platinum 45 Collections from Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, or Etta James on the Bluetooth-enabled turntable. Travel back in time with Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, and Karl Malden reenacting Streetcar Named Desire on one of three oversized LED flatscreen TVs furtively encapsulated in the French Quarter Balcony Living Room Feature Wall. Ultra high-speed internet provides access to all your 21st -century desires.
Independently-controlled air conditioning on each floor, 800 thread-count sheets, jacquard-sateen comforters, and feather beds over ultra-firm queen mattresses with memory-foam toppers will ensure your utmost comfort any season of the year. and a fully equipped kitchen provides cooking options for nights you just want to stay in. Locally sourced coffee provided in myriad flavors along with single-serve or pot-brew coffee machine helps get your day started, while the chilled-and-heated beverage stations on both levels keep your day going with filtered water or a cup of tea. For those evenings on which you wish to stay in, a hot-buttered rum or blended daiquiri under the covered garden patio provides a cozy escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The home is located only one block from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line to get you anywhere from far Uptown to the Bywater conveniently and inexpensively. It's nine blocks to the French Quarter, four blocks to Hop-On-Hop-Off tour bus access, and a short three blocks from the interstate/twin span makes this centrally-located rental optimal for heading out for adventure in any direction. This location allows effortless access to all of New Orleans, yet also provides a sanctuary from it whenever you desire. The National WWII Museum, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Louisiana Confederate Civil War Museum, Louisiana Children’s Museum, and Lafayette Square are all within five blocks of your front door. Coming in for a Saints/Pelicans game or concert? The Superdome and Smoothie King Center are only a five-minute drive/ride away.
Things to know:
No smoking indoors
Dogs are welcome for a small nightly fee
Must be at least 30 years old to book
No parties/large gatherings
Maximum occupancy of 4 guests
No elevator; guests must be comfortable climbing stairs
Ample, free curbside parking is always available steps from the building's entrance
This property is managed by Vacasa Louisiana LLC.