17 Amazing Airbnbs In New Orleans, USA - Updated 2021

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If you’re looking for a quiet and lazy holiday, New Orleans is not for you. Bursting with vitality and flavour, every day is a party in New Orleans. From its electric nightlife to its engaging jazz shows, you’ll never run out of things to do in the Big Easy. Unofficially crowned as USA’s most unique city, New Orleans will definitely charm you into extending your holiday. However, the most impressive part about the city isn’t the magnetic parties or the tempting food. You’ll be blown away by the resilient spirit of the people as the city stands tall after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina a decade ago. If you’re wondering where to stay, experience the city for yourself with the best Airbnbs in New Orleans, USA.

1. Charming apartment on Magazine Street (from USD 140)

Rachel’s apartment is one of the most beautiful Airbnbs you’ll find in New Orleans. It’s such a bonus that it is located in one of the major districts in the city: Magazine Street.

Ideal for couples, this dreamy and vibrant rental features a stylish kitchen with an island, a bathroom with a clawfoot tub, an upstairs master bedroom, an alcove bedroom, and a private porch. This light-filled home is equipped with other amenities like free Wi-Fi, parking, a washer and dryer, and a dedicated workspace.

Charming Atmospheric Apartment on Magazine street
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
131 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment spiral stairs were a bit narrow but you can see that in the photos
more importantly the place was very clean and comfortable
the actual space was clean thoughtfully designed and very comfortable
super stylish and very clean
rachel’s place was beautiful and very clean
the apartment is clean updated and beautiful with everything you need
rachel was a wonderful and thoughtful host
rachel was an accommodating and kind hostess
rachel our host was happy to help with tips and suggestions
rachel was very hospitable and responsive
rachel the host was super responsive and accommodating
amazing location walking distance from many places
great place in a great location
first of all the location is perfect
perfect location for food and visiting the city
it was in a great location as well
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2. Bright and beautiful apartment in excellent Uptown location (from USD 95)

Up your stay in New Orleans with this classy and light-filled apartment that gives off a modern Parisian vibe in its classic architecture. This cool Airbnb in New Orleans has a king bed in the bedroom and can sleep up to three guests. The bright bedroom has large floor-to-ceiling windows that lead to a beautiful wraparound balcony. Enjoy access to the unit’s fully equipped kitchen and spacious living room that, although minimalist, are full of thoughtfully curated details. The unit also comes with heating, air conditioning, an indoor fireplace, WiFi connection, and toiletries.

Bright, Beautiful Apartment in Excellent Uptown Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
291 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom has nice new fixtures in funky old space; sink is petite
beautiful space gorgeous bedroom and spacious bathroom
the space is so light and airy we felt really comfortable and at home
lovely little sitting room/kitchenette (downstairs) and bedroom bath and hallway (upstairs)
the home was so cozy and we enjoyed the upscale amenities that it offered
very clean and stylish apartment
very clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and cozy
place is clean
it was clean thoughtfully appointed and welcoming
host very nice and accommodating
what a lovely home away from home and wonderful hosts
she was responsive & very helpful
the hosts were so communicative and warm and happy to help in anyway possible
the hosts are great and are very responsive
great location within walking distance to st
love the location and neighborhood
great location lots of restaurants in walking distance
easy walking to restaurants and shopping
a very nice well located place
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3. Elegant penthouse with river views (from USD 492)

Travelling is always great when you have a lot of good company. If you’re visiting New Orleans with a big group, consider staying at this charming penthouse. It’s conveniently located near many tourist attractions, including the historic French Quarter. Here, guests stay in a property with an interior that’s designed beautifully. It has three rooms, six beds and three bathrooms. Up to 10 guests can stay here.

Live like a New Orleanian with a view of the river
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
211 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 6 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sleeping arrangement were great for couples- each room had it's own bathroom and no one shared walls
the beds are amazingly comfortable and i would love to come back
we had wifi issues for half our stay and leddy was very responsive in trying to address them
definitely great for groups with 3 beds and 3 couches
very comfortable for the 6 of us with a great common area and also private bedrooms
condo is very clean and private
the condo was spotless and communication was prompt and helpful
it was a clean and comfortable home
the place is spacious and very clean as well
it is clean lovely and well furnished and well appointed
leddy is an amazing host
leddy was a great host
leddy was very helpful throughout our stay
leddy responds quickly and is great host
host super responsive and friendly
wonderful location; everything is within walking distance
perfect location and great space
great location and easy check in
the location was amazing and a close walk to many popular attractions
the location is the best you are close to everything and anything
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4. Charming Garden District apartment (from USD 264)

Charming Garden District Apartment
Source: Airbnb

This quaint and charming apartment is an excellent choice of accommodation for families and small groups of friends. The polished and well-maintained apartment is located along the St. Charles streetcar line and just blocks away from Magazine Street. You’re guaranteed comfort and convenience during your stay. If you’re planning your trip in January, this nifty apartment is right on the route of the annual Mardi Gras parade.

Charming Garden District Apartment
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
288 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were beyond comfortable and we loved sitting on the balcony in the evenings
beds were super comfortable
the master bed is like sleeping on a cloud
very responsive communication clean apartment nice touches (keurig with coffee soap and shampoo in the shower etc
the accommodations are appealing and comfortable with a host of amenities and thoughtful touches throughout
beautiful clean and full of personal touches
very clean safe and comfortable
the unit was nicely cleaned and inviting
the apartment was clean and stylish and accommodated the 4 of us very comfortably
the apartment was very clean and well-appointed with some nice touches
great hosts responded promptly
hosts were very responsive and helpful
host was very responsive to all ofour inquiries
it really shows the owners care a great deal
friendly bar right next door
the location was great
the location is perfect
walking distance to great restaurants
location was great too
charles in great location
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5. Benachi House Owner’s Suite (from USD 99)

Ever wanted to feel like royalty and live in a grandiose mansion? Well look no further! Benachi House and Gardens is an 1858 Orleans Parish landmark. Recently refurbished but retaining the classic Louisiana elegance, this unique Airbnb in New Orleans boasts the owner’s suite (which you’ll be living in), dining room, parlours and sitting rooms.

Your host will provide you with a handy guidebook that will point to an array of exquisite restaurants and bars. Do check out the French Quarter and City Park during your stay.

Owner's Suite at Benachi House
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
203 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern amenities like flat screen tv? go elsewhere
do check out the pagoda café for breakfast or lunch yummy and best coffee in new orleans
we even had access to the huge balcony from our room
also the addition of wifi mini fridge and a beautiful bathroom make it perfect for the modern guest
the house and room were magical and the two resident herons were a treat
how clean and pristine everything looks
quiet clean and easy to get around
the bathroom linens soft and fluffy bathroom is gorgeous and spacious everything was very clean and tidy
the house was clean and as grand and interesting as the pictures represent
the only improvement i would recommend is the cleanliness and equipment of the kitchen
landlord / property manager was also very nice and helpful
the owner's suite was beautiful
fab hosts highly recommended
great place and great hosts
rhoda and james were super welcoming very nice hosts
the location is great
the location of the house was pretty central to all our interests and walkable
absolutely lovely location and home
great place and great location
the neighborhood is nice and close by to everywhere with a few really great restaurants within walking distance
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6. Modern condominium with heated pool

8th Floor Condominium
Source: Airbnb

175 USD/night, 10 USD/night per person after 2 guests

Brag to your friends that you’ve stayed in the first skyscraper built in New Orleans. This sleek and modern private apartment, adorned with artistic paintings and decorated with leafy green plants, comprises of a kitchen, king-sized bed, living room area and a flat-screen TV. Head upstairs to the roof where you’ll find fantastic amenities like the heated pool, fitness room and electric grill. There are even bicycles in the lobby for your convenience, but there might not be much need for it as most of the attractions are within walking distance.

7. Purple house close to Tulane University (from USD 92)

Situated within walking distance from Tulane University, this purple house cordially welcomes four people, as it comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom. There is also a kitchen that is equipped with all the necessary appliances and utensils that you can use whenever you want to cook up something delicious. You can sit back and relax in the front porch. Or, for a much better experience, head to the spacious backyard that features a deck, a grill, and a beautiful garden. Also, if you prefer an Airbnb in New Orleans, near Uptown, then this is the place to check out.

The Purple House by Tulane
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
441 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy place with gorgeous patio lots of greenery and lovely ambience
appreciated the full kitchen and washer dryer
the couch is more comfortable than the cot
our stay at ryan's was very comfortable and as described
there was plenty of room and the beds were super comfortable
clean and comfortable
very clean and comfortable
ryan’s place is clean and spacious
clean home at an affordable price
the house was very clean and the beds were comfortable
ryan's recommendations were very helpful
ryan was an excellent host
wonderful place to stay and a wonderful host
the friendly next door neighbor could tell you where everything you wanted to know about new orleans
ryan was very responsive and the check-in process was seamless
nice place close to everything
great location close to tulane stadium
the location was great (8mins from downtown)
great location close to downtown new orleans
great place and safe location
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8. Cozy room in a Victorian home (from USD 75)

Frenchman House, Green Room
Source: Airbnb

On the corner of Frenchman Street lies a century-old Victorian house full of charm and character. Just minutes away from the best collection of jazz clubs in New Orleans on Frenchman Street and the historic French Quarter, your room (The Green Room) boasts exotic décor and lavish interior reminiscent of a grand palace. The house itself even has a pool table to boot. You’ll be sharing the space with your generous owner and other Airbnb guests.

Frenchmen House "Green Room"
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
510 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and amenities are amazing
the kitchen has complimentary tea and coffee for guests
the amenities in the living room and kitchen were all offered to us with very considerate details
the room is nicely appointed with a king sized bed nice bedding soft pillows
also if you are looking for a great breakfast/brunch place to eat who dat coffee cafe is awesome
very clean and has lots of towels
very clean and beautiful home
everything was clean and quality
beautiful clean home with spacious rooms
the bathroom was stocked with clean towels and little toiletries incase you forgot anything
joanne herself is an absolute sweetheart and a very impressive host
she was very friendly
lovely home with wonderfully eclectic decor and a very knowledgeable host
joanne is a great host
happy to recommend joanne as a great host
the location is great
easy walking distance to the quarter
perfect location right near the st
the french quarter was walking distance making this an ideal location
located within a 5 minute walk to awesome jazz bars
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9. Uptown home in New Orleans (from USD 101)

If you’re looking for a simpler place to stay, this uptown home in New Orleans is a rental you should definitely stay in. This property has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. It can host up to four guests at a time, and it provides them with free WiFi, cable TV, a kitchen and free parking on-site.

Uptown One Bedroom next to Tulane and Loyola
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
63 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
additionally the wifi was strong enough to support all of our devices
loved the comfy seats & big table on the balcony
the balcony is lovely and the apartment is clean
the beds were very comfortable the towels were soft and they had soap shampoo conditioner
the full kitchen was nice
condo clean and spacious
the condo is clean and very quiet
the beds were soft the towels were fresh and clean and it was a spacious apartment
the apartment itself was very clean and put together
the apartment was very clean and there were many nice touches all around
the hosts were very friendly and accommodating
the response time of the host was very quick and they provided detailed messages and helpful tips
the host is very nice and very responsive
rafael is a good host who is friendly and accommodating
rafael his wife and his daughter were all lovely host
the location is great
excellent location for loyola and tulane events
great location near loyola and tulane
great location loyola and tulane university audubon park and zoo and easy walk to streetcar
nice place next to tulane/loyola
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10. Simple upstairs home near the streetcar line (from USD 75)

Affordable and convenient? You can’t go wrong with a place like this! Located in the laid-back Uptown district, Melissa’s unit is just one block away from the St. Charles streetcar line and Napoleon Avenue.

This upstairs apartment features a private deck with a neighborhood view and is great for when you want to stay close to the best bars and coffee shops in New Orleans. The pet-friendly home has a single bedroom that’s ideal for couples, along with a full kitchen, a washer and dryer combo, and free Wi-Fi and street parking for the guests’ convenience.

Uptown treehouse. 19STR-23106
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
135 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
melissa was very helpful when we arrived and the apt was perfect
great little kitchen and bathroom (with access to a washer and dryer)
super clean very comfortable cold ac cute porch overlooking the neighborhood
everything was very clean
the apartment was clean cozy and cute
cozy clean and independent flat in nola
the place clean comfortable accessable and perfect
shiny clean and an awesome location
she responded super quickly and was very accommodating
exactly as pictured and great hosts to boot highly recommend staying here on your next trip
cute apartment great vibe awesome location
great location to public transportation and local faire
great location and lovely walk to magazine st
great studio in great location
great location and value for price
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11. Garden District condo close to the streetcar line (from USD 51)

Located close to the streetcar line on St. Charles Avenue, this Garden District one-bedroom condo hosted by Christopher is suitable for three guests and is one of the most affordable accommodations in New Orleans. The home’s key features include the well-equipped kitchen, a cozy living area, a dedicated workstation, and a balcony.

This apartment is best for long-terms stays and is a good place to rent for when you want to avoid the crowds but still stay close to major attractions like the French Quarter.

Garden District St Charles Ave - Extended Stay
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
67 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
however the wifi access was excellent
across the street is a lovely coffee shop with great beverages and breakfast foods
christopher's 1 bed 1 bath third floor condo is quaint and charming
the apartment is spacious and yes there is an elevator you just have to look for it
in all honesty by night 2 we were wishing we had a hotel room instead
place was very clean
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
his condo is very clean comfortable and quiet
everything is just as expected - wonderful communication; nice clean apartment; excellent location
the place was clean comfortable and is great for travelers looking to do a lot of sightseeing
christopher was responsive to questions and self check-in was straightforward
christopher was an amazing host easily reachable and accommodating to your needs
great place and great host
christopher is an excellent and very responsive host - highly recommend his apt
he was out of the country but still able to be very helpful
great location and great place
great location for a great price
great place and great location
very convenient in the garden district and still comfortably close to downtown
beautiful place and very conveniently located
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12. Le Peach Parlour

Le Peach Parlour
Source: Airbnb

With its white walls and festive decorations, Le Peach Parlour is an inviting and welcoming space. You’ll be comfortably sharing the space with a few friendly and peaceful tenants. However, do note that while your room is not entirely private, the loft bed allows you to have your own personal space. It even comes with privacy curtains and storage space! You’ll be hard pressed to find another Airbnb in New Orleans near French Quarter, Louis Armstrong Park, City Park, Superdome, and Frenchman Street at such an inexpensive price.

Le Peach Parlor,Free Bikes,Loft Bed
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
506 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it does get hot in the peach parlor so if you can bring a fan that helps
excellent space and very comfortable
if you are over 6'2" tall the bed may be too small for maximum comfort
as a shared space style airbnb our room was most often completely private
the room wasn't fully private but everyone respected our privacy for the most part
alex room was very clean and nice
very clean comfortable and quiet
everything was tidy and clean
the apartment was clean and stylish
the room was clean and so stylish
alex was a great host
host was very responsive and useful
great first experience host was awesome
alex was very kind and welcoming
alex was very helpful and quick to respond
amazing location and comfortable stay
the location was absolutely perfect
stylish place with a great location
great place and a good location
quiet safe street not too far away from the hot spots
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13. Private reclaimed modern apartment

Private Reclaimed Modern Apartment
Source: www.airbnb.com

Need a quiet space to rest after your Mardi Gras celebrations? Look no further. This private reclaimed modern apartment is a short drive to the celebrations, but far away from the crowds and noise. You’ll love the laminate reclaimed wood walls, which make the house resemble a cozy log cabin. Your thoughtful hosts stay upstairs and are willing to help you with anything, whether it is borrowing a neighbour’s bicycle for your enjoyment or answering any of your queries about the city. Comfortable beds, great location and wonderful hosts - what more can you ask for?

Private Apt Next to Coffee Shop 18STR-18063
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
281 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cute apartment and great coffee next door
though the mattress is very comfortable the wooden slates kept popping out
very cozy place bed was comfortable and the style was very chill
the bed was super comfortable
this apartment was perfect for my stay in new orleans it is adorable and cozy
the room is really stylish and clean
it’s a clean and stylish spot
really clean lovely little spot to stay
we loved staying here very clean and awesome style/decoration
was so clean comfortable quiet and beautifully decorated
the hosts are so gracious and wonderful
lauren is great host as well
lauren was responsive and helpful
lauren is an amazing and friendly host
kind of like glamping
good little place and very close to the bus lines
the location was perfect for us
the place was cute and cozy
such a cute place very convenient spot
walk to villalobos rescue center
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14. Blue Room in Marigny House

Blue Room in Marigny House
Source: Airbnb

Bright, airy and charming, your very own private blue room with en suite bathroom comes with a king-sized bed, wardrobe and bedside table. The contrast between the rough red brick walls on one side and the smooth baby blue on the other provides an interesting juxtaposition. You’ll also be sharing the kitchen, living room and laundry areas with other guests in this interesting Creole-inspired home. While you’re in the area, head over to the Marigny/Bywater area for a night out, or Frenchman Street for some live jazz.

Blue Room w/ Bath in Marigny House
137 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

15. Affordable room in the Marigny

Affordable Room in the Marigny
Source: Airbnb

This semi-private room is located in a classic shotgun house, close to several bus lines that can take you to Bywater and the French Quarter. While you won’t be sharing the room, other guests may require to walk through it to access other parts of the house. You’re welcome to access the brand new kitchen, bathroom, washer, dryer and backyard. Moreover, if you love meeting new people, your outgoing hosts are more than happy to strike up a conversation with you.

Affordable room in the Marigny
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
633 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed cold ac nice bathroom
the bed is cute and the aircon is amazing
perfectly cozy room in a great section of the marigny
the cake cafe right around the corner was probably one of my favorite places grab breakfast
the room was extremely adorable and quaint
very clean and cozy
space was clean and neat
tons of charm and very clean with unique touches
super friendly clean and good location
extremely nice chap and very very hospitable the place was cosy and clean
they were very helpful
the host matthijs had great recommendations for local restaurants and had great hospitality
huxley was also a great host
the hosts were super thoughtful and generous
very responsive host
best location for the price
very good location walking distance to french quarter
prime location would recommend
easy convenient good location
the location is indeed fantastic - 15min walk to the french quarter
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16. Colorful central suite

Shiro's Apartment
Source: Airbnb

Fancy a dinner smorgasbord while listening to some of the finest jazz? Shiro’s Apartment is just a stone’s throw from all the action. After a long night out, retreat back into the privacy of your very own apartment, comprising of a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and lounge. You’ll love the colourful and charming interior of this cozy vacation rental in New Orleans. Your host will even stock up your kitchen for you and provide you with important information about the city!

SHIRO'S SUITE - central & cute!
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
519 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

17. Creole cottage in Historic Treme

Creole Cottage in Historic Treme
Source: Airbnb

Built in the mid 1800s, this charming Creole Cottage is a cozy property with an excellent location. Your private bedroom, featuring red walls and wooden accents, comes with a bed, wardrobe and en suite bathroom. You’ll have full access to the house, extensive backyard, shared bathroom and even the bicycles! Hop on and ride your bicycle to the French Quarter and City Square for a day of fun. Additionally, you’ll be sharing the space with your interesting host family who are always up for a chat.

Creole Cottage in historic Treme Room #4
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
431 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thankfully there was a space heater that helped a lot
rick and liz's cottage was extremely accommodating there were plenty of amenities and comfortable touches to the room
averys place is stylish comfortable and all amenities are to very high standard
i was in room 4 and liked having my own entrance
rick was a great host room and amenities were as described
comfy bed clean linens clean bathroom and clean room
our room was clean and private
the place was clean and quit
super clean and very well stocked with toiletries
the room was nice clean and private
absolutely delightful host and space
rick and liz were wonderful hosts
rick and liz were great hosts
hosts were very accommodating and welcoming
great hosts too highly recommend
walking distance to most places of interest
perfect location for us
the location is an easy 20 min or brisk 15 min walk to the french quarter
the location is perfect - the neighborhood is very safe and within walking distance of the french quarter
within walking distance of pretty much everything
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Soak up the ambiance of New Orleans!

There’s always something new to discover in New Orleans. Do check the kinds of festivals ongoing during your holiday! Bookings can be rather packed during peak seasons (Mardi Gras!), so do book early. Moreover, some Airbnbs differ in their rates depending on the season, so ensure that you email and ask your hosts to double check the cost of accommodation.

Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In New Orleans, USA

1. Which Airbnbs in New Orleans have nice views?

If you’re looking for vacation rentals with amazing views, look into this charming penthouse near the historic French Quarter. Alternatively, this Uptown home also offers great views for guests.

2. Which is the best Airbnb with a pool in New Orleans?

Among the ones in this list, the 8th-floor condominium is a good choice if you’re looking for an amazing vacation rental which has a pool.

3. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in New Orleans?

If you want to live in luxury during your short stay in New Orleans, consider booking Benachi House Owner’s Suite. Alternatively, you can also stay at this high-end, charming penthouse near the historic French Quarter.

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