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1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&B

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We literally escaped from that place. Let me tell you our top surprises --- 1, we were shocked when driver unloaded us on the sidewalk of this shabby street! we were even more scared when the driver explained to us that we would need a...More

2  Thank Lucy L
Response from bananacour, Owner at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded 23 June 2017

Dear Lucy: Mary here. I am sorry that your experience here was not what you expected. Thanks for giving us feedback, but am surprised reading this review. We certainly urge our guests to indicate if there is anything wrong, while they are here. I wish...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Another great stay at Banana Courtyard, the only down side was our dear friends Mary and Hugh were on vacation, which they needed for all the hard work they do daily. Mr. Richard took good care of us in their absence, and we have come...More

1  Thank marjoe1
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded 15 May 2017

Dear marjoe1, Thank you so much for your kind words! They are especially invaluable, as they come from some of our long-time friends and guests. As you said, our B and B is not just made up of bricks and mortar--even though they are from...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We've stayed at the Banana Courtyard twice and just love it there! For our 2nd trip to NOLA I had a "cheaper" airbnb place lined up to stay at until 2 weeks before our trip when I decided that it wouldn't be the same if...More

Thank Kelly G
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded 13 May 2017

Dear Kelly G., Return guests, like you, are our pride and joy! We understand how many folks use airbnb as they travel--and are satisfied with the experience. But, we want to go beyond satisfaction to WONDERFUL. The only way to do that is to give...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

My mother and I recently spent 5 nights in this bed and breakfast in the "Cajun quarter" room. Overall, our experience was fine. Pros: 1.Great location. 2. The room itself was fine, and the price was great for the area. 3. The woman who checked...More

Thank mml5061
Response from bananacour, Guest Relations Manager at 1870 Banana Courtyard French Quarter / New Orleans B&BResponded 13 May 2017

Dear mml5061, Thanks for sharing that you found us an economical choice to stay in New Orleans when guests come to explore this great city or return for a repeat visit. We also appreciate that you drew attention to the fact that some, but not...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Mary and Hugh are excellent hosts for first-time visitors to the French Quarter area. However, because they are so hospitable, they also earn lots of repeat patrons, many of whom book months in advance. Additional staff are courteous and friendly. Everyone's goal is to make...More

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

Dear Lornbert, As you've probably figured out from reading other reviews on this site, we LOVE LOVE LOVE getting repeat guests. Many of our guests have become future friends and extended family that we didn't even know we had! We're so glad that you enjoyed...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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US$109 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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17 March 2017|
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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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"There are only 2 rooms on main floor, so you may have to navigate steps."
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"To me the best value is the Pirate's Attic - especially for solo travelers."
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"I loved my room on the balcony"
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