Apartment on Mississippi River in New Orleans

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From $67 / night

1611 Patterson Drive, New Orleans, LA 70114
Apartment on Mississippi River in New Orleans
1 bedrooms
2 guests
30 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
Type: Apartment
Per month: $2,000
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the New Orleans vacation apartment rental
The minimum amount of time this property can be rented is on a monthly basis from the 1st to the 30th, This fully furnished apartment consists of of two rooms (bedroom/living room, kitchen, bathroom with tub) for two persons only located on the Mississippi River in New Orleans (Algiers/the West Bank) at 1611 Patterson Drive, 70114. A month lease must be signed by tenant/owner at arrival required by insurance/legal standards.

Sit on the swing on the wide front porch and watch the mighty ships cruise by as the seagulls and pelicans fly. Grocery store with great take out department is two blocks down the street, bus stop is across the street, and 16 blocks down Patterson Drive, the ferry boat departs twice an hour from Algiers Point to Canal Street and the French Quarter. Bicycles can be rented from local vendor on monthly basis. At time of reservation confirmation, reserve bicycles, and they will be here at your arrival. Lighted bicycle paths line the levees of the Mississippi River. Private apartment entrance is at back of 150 year old cypress double shotgun house with 14 foot ceilings. Back yard is occupied by all year round vegetable garden (broccoli, peppers, cherry tomatoes right now). Apartment was formerly City licensed bed and breakfast operation, but owner found that short term rentals destroys owner's quality of life. Crime camera is out front, and security system is provided for apartment. Hurricane shutters and state of the art corrugated tin roof gives added protection, and the 6,000 watt backup generator guarantees the lights won't go out during Hurricane

This is not a party house.

Linens, basic condiments, appliances, limited dishes and utensils are provided along with cable TV and wireless internet access. No maid service is provided, but vacuum cleaner, mop, broom, and dust pan is provided for you to keep your apartment clean during your stay. After two weeks your dirty laundry can be given to owner to accomplish no frills laundry washing and machine drying, and you will be issued clean bed linens along with towels, etc. as needed.

Owner will hold reservation request for 4 days until personal check covering reservation/security deposit of $500.00 is received and processed. Please provide your telephone number and other pertinent address information along with your check, and owner will call and/or email tenant confirming reservation. Upon arrival, tenant will be required to pay by personal check the $1,500.00 a month rental fee, and must sign a standard monthly rental lease, which is required for legal/insurance reasons. The $500,00 reservation/security deposit will be refunded, as appropriate, 10 days after tenant's departure. With 30 days written notice, reservation cancellations are accepted with full refund of the $500 deposit. .

Make your reservation now in time for the February month of parades with the culmination on Mardi Gras Day (Fat Tuesday) on February 17. Have a good vacation.

Vivian Westerman

Area Information
The grass covered levee of the mighty Mississippi River with lighted bicycle path which stretches for miles in both directions. Federal City complex block and half in one direction and great takeout grocery story in other direction. The little village of Algiers Point is just down the street and has nice little restaurants and bars with live music.

Ride your bike to the ferry boat or take a bus, or drive your car across the bridge of the Mississippi River to the French Quarter and greater New Orleans area and all that it offers as you have seen in travel books. Eat, drink and be merry here or there.

About the owner

Owner Profile

Vivian Westerman

Vivian Westerman

Vivian Westerman

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    Ms. Westerman has worked as a portrait/caricature/painting artist on Jackson Square in the heart of the French Quarter for 25 years. The 14 foot ceiling apartment is decorated with Ms. Westerman's colorful, realistic paintings....
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Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Jan 01 2016 Dec 31 2017 - - - $2,000 1 Month
Check In: 12 p.m. Check Out: 12 p.m.
Deposits: $500.00 reservation/security deposit
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
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