10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals For The New Orleans Jazz Fest - Updated 2021

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Situated along the Mississippi River, New Orleans is a vibrant city known for its different cultures, live music events, and nonstop nightlife. Other than hosting events, visitors can also learn the history of the region at the French Quarter or celebrate Mardi Gras with the locals. The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, or Jazz Fest, which is held at Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots, is also a way to experience and enjoy the different cultures and music of the region. Jackson Square is a place worth visiting for those who love art and history. Take a look at the best Vrbo accommodations for the New Orleans Jazz Fest, if you are looking for an ideal place to stay in town.

1. Luxury apartment close to major amenities (from USD 144)

Experience a vacation full of fun at this luxurious apartment situated in a central position just 15 minutes’ walk to the French Quarter and Jazz Fest. The establishment is adjacent to restaurants, grocery shops, coffee shops, bakery shops, and a liquor store. The apartment offers conducive living conditions with a large seating area fitted with cable television, a comfy sofa, WiFi, and a laptop-friendly work space. For cooking, the kitchen has modern appliances such as a coffee machine, an electric kettle, an oven, and a microwave. The bedroom is cozy with a comfy bed, a large closet, a private bathroom with marble floor, and a Jacuzzi. This accommodation is ideal for romantic couples on holiday.

Modern & Victorian in the center of town
56 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Having a parking space was very nice
What a beautiful apartment - high ceilings and everything was spotless
The bed is comfortable and she even left us a bottle of wine and snakes for our anniversary
We especially enjoyed having our morning coffee on the front porch watching the neighborhood roosters and characters walking by each morning
Unfortunately the neighborhood isn't the safest (as we were told by multiple locals) so you'll have to factor in taking lyfts or ubers
Cleanliness:
bright clean and airy kitchen
Very clean and well maintained
Host:
Boa is very responsive and helpful and super cool
The host was amazing and all of her recommendations were delicious and fun
and she was very helpful and accommodating
too Boa gave us some great recommendations for things to do and places to eat
Boa was a very proactive host in communicating and providing detailed and helpful information
Location:
A quiet neighborhood close enough to Frenchman St
but we did walk to the quarter one day
It is centrally located and easy to get around from there
Plenty of thoughtful touches (Zapp's chips Nespresso )
French Quarter and to City Park Boa decorated very with beautiful Asian art
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2. Spacious condo with modern interior decor (from USD 276)

Get to stay at this spacious condo sitting on 1,450 square feet (135 square meters) of land. The establishment is situated just some walking distance to the city park, the Jazz Fest, and the French Quarter. The house has a modern home interior decor and has a fully stocked kitchen -with modern appliances such as an oven, a fridge, a microwave, and a coffee machine. It also has a furnished dining table, a laptop-friendly work space, an air-conditioner, a comfy sofa, and a cozy patio. The master bedroom and the guest bedroom have queen-sized beds, a walk-in closet, and private baths with Jacuzzi. This accommodation is ideal for families or group of friends on vacation.

The Red Bayou House, walk to City Park and Jazzfest, mins to the French Quarter
92 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was immaculate and beds were super comfy
Our weather was cold and rainy
Everything like new and all the comforts Bed
kitchen had everything you would need
Couldn't have asked for anything more
Cleanliness:
Very clean beautifully decorated and perfectFor 2 couples
she's had in awhile )
Host:
The owner Ninh was very responsive accommodating and a super nice person Love
was in walking distance to a couple things and the owner was a magnificent host whatever we needed he was there to help
We loved the rental Great location Great house layout and well stocked
Left us wine and beer
Great trips begin with finding the right place
Location:
The area is really accessible to great food/ grocery stores and bars but
The location to the French Quarter was perfect and many other local dining spots close by
The neighborhood was very quiet but an easy walk to a few grocery stores
Great location easy access to everything
I rented this home to get ready for my wedding day and take photos
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3. Cozy studio in a central location (from USD 136)

Get to enjoy an amazing holiday or a business trip at this astounding studio apartment. The house is located in a quiet neighborhood near the Fair Grounds Race Track and close to coffee shops, bakery shops, liquor stores, and the City Park. The apartment has flat-screen cable television, a laptop-friendly space, and a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances such as an electric kettle, a coffee machine, an oven, and a microwave for easy preparation of meals. The interior has both modern and antique decor. There is also a secure street parking available for visitors.

New Orleans at it's Best - Charming Studio, Great Location!
148 reviews
House 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable
he'll be the first one that we'll call
It was so soothing I actually fell asleep sitting on the bench
The pictures really do not do it justice
The real star of the show is the outside space
Host:
Herb was ready and available to help and offer suggestions
He was engaging interesting to talk with and very helpful
Herb also had some food in the refrigerator for us upon our arrival which was so nice and completely unexpected
Herb was such a fantastic host answering all of our questions and advising us as to the best places to go
The house has a great amount of character and full of New Orleans history and charm Exceptionally clean and comfortable Herb was a superb host Very welcoming and most accommodating
Location:
The main attractions are just a short Uber ride away
that's walking distance from the house
Enjoyed walking/site seeing around the neighborhood and a short Uber/Lyft
We were within walking distance to several attractions and restaurants and a low Uber fee to the French Quarter
The location is ideal for walking and there's a great coffee shop called CC's just a block away
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4. Affordable apartment near the city center (from USD 79)

Stay at this modern apartment located in Esplanade Ridge in New Orleans. The home is a walking distance to the French Quarter, the City Park, the Jazz Fest venue, and 1.9 miles (3 kilometers) to New Orleans center, The house offers a spacious living room, a queen-sized bed, air-conditioner, free internet, and a comfy patio. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances such as a fridge, a microwave, an oven, and a coffee machine. The bathroom is cozy with a bathtub, a shower, and the essential toiletries. Book now and get to relax with family and friends for a memorable holiday.

Creative Gallery, Radiant Lofty Sunlit 1 Bedroom 2 Guest Apt- 19STR-17055
New Orleans, LA, US
10 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you do need to plan showers; we found that a second shower gets a little cool
the bed is pretty comfortable, and the sofa makes into a bed that our third traveler said is fine to sleep on
we loved this home! we stayed in this place for over a month and everything was wonderful: well stocked kitchen, beautiful bathroom, tastefully decorated, very comfortable bed, etc
and, yes, nicole, that bathroom renovation is a complete success! it's darling, and the lighting is actually great for putting on makeup, which seems to be a challenge in so many bathrooms for some...
the kitchen was stocked with enough cookware and staples that we made pancakes, scrambled eggs, and biscuits and gravy while we were there; the pancake mix, syrup, and seasonings were even supplied...
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and inviting
clean and comfortable
that is not to say that the central heat and air don't keep the house comfortable, because they do
Host:
the house has been renovated, but they kept all the original architectural features: soaring ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, transoms and millwork
you can also walk to frenchman/merigny and french quarter (about 30 minute walk)
peaceful and beautiful little home with so much character
it couldn't have gone more smoothly, communication was great
Location:
great neighborhood--quiet, safe, easy parking on the street at all times of day and good walkability/ uber access to everything
this was an amazing location in an exciting and beautiful city
the neighborhood is quiet and we felt completely safe
there are several restaurants and small grocery stores within walking distance, as is esplanade avenue, which gets my vote for the most beautiful street in the world
easy and safe 20min walk down esplanade to french quarter
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5. Modern apartment with spacious kitchen (from USD 78)

Stay at this gorgeous establishment situated in a serene environment just off Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans. The house is close to restaurants, coffee shops, bakery shops, and is just walking distance to Fair Grounds. The en suite bedroom has a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom with a Jacuzzi, and a walk-in closet. The living room is fully furnished with a sleeper sofa, a laptop-friendly work space, and cable television. The kitchen has modern appliances such as a coffee machine, a microwave, an oven, and an electric kettle. The apartment has free WiFi, ample parking, and a private backyard. Book now for a memorable holiday.

Heart of the City! | Historic Hideaway w/ Modern Amenities
47 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Parking was easy and free
Street parking was easy to find very close to the house
The rental itself was clean and the description was accurate
Location was fabulous off the beaten path and quiet yet a short drive to everything
The ill fitting shower curtain and noisy/squeaky bed were the only drawbacks
Cleanliness:
The owners were great and the place was really clean and comfortable
The home was very clean and had everything we needed
The apartment was clean centrally located reasonably priced and with old-world charm
The apartment was very clean and the decor is modern with some fun New Orleans art
Host:
friendly Laura made us feel welcome and check in/
All aspects of our stay were wonderful Easy check in good communication
stands Clean and inviting Host was super helpful with clear instructions for arrival / getting inside and very responsive with questions
The owner was very responsive and helpful when I called
have put together a terrific guide to local restaurants and things to know and were available throughout our stay for anything that came up
Location:
A great quiet neighborhood that is really close to the French Quarter
The Creole neighborhood is safe and fun to walk around
Great neighborhood that is convenient to the French Quarter Frenchmen Street City Park and a fabulous little restaurant/shopping center only 3 blocks away Highly recommend consideration of this...
It's located near cool good restaurants and great places to visit--the Jazz Festival Art Museum and City Park
The street is quiet and within easy walking distance to public transportation and you can get to other parts of the city very easily
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6. Two-bedroom flat in a convenient location (from USD 118)

Enjoy your stay at this elegant apartment situated in a serene environment in Saint Roch, New Orleans. The house is 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) to New Orleans city center and adjacent to grocery shops, coffee shops, restaurants, and liquor stores. Additionally, it is five minutes away from the Fair Grounds. The establishment has two separate bedrooms each with a queen-sized bed. The living room is spacious with a comfortable sofa, flat-screen television, and air-conditioner. The kitchen has modern appliances such as a microwave, a dishwasher, an oven, a coffeemaker, and an electric kettle. Free WiFi and street parking are available. This home is perfect for friends or couples on holiday.

Big Easy Charmer 2 Bdrm #20-OSTR-21739 In Convenient Location.
31 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plus there is parking in front of the home
I did not feel comfortable after that
so you are off the street
Nice enough house didn't like the area
We really enjoyed the rich feel of the decor as well as the spaciousness of the home
Cleanliness:
Everything was nice and clean
The home was exactly as pictured
The property was exactly as advertised and
The house was beautifully done neat
Host:
Sharon was very nice and friendly
She meet us when we arrived and gave us a walk thru of the property
She not only checked in with us regularly to make sure our needs were being met
She was available to ask questions and help us when we needed
but she was willing to help with recommendations about where to go and what to do
Location:
The location is a short drive (or a nice walk) away from the main streets
and the stop was less than a 10-minute walk away
but we used the bus quite often
The location is about a 10 minute drive to the French quarter and most attractions if you decide not to use Uber
Our group got awaken at 5AM to gun shots outside the house
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7. Modern condo with a gourmet kitchen (from USD 534)

Get to relax and unwind at this self-styled apartment sitting on 1,200 square feet ( 111 square meters) of land. The house is stylishly designed to accommodate six and conveniently located 2.2 miles (3.5 kilometers) to New Orleans city center. The apartment has two bedrooms, one with a queen-sized bed and the other with a double bed. The living room has stylish wall art paintings, a comfy sofa, and air conditioner. The bathroom is fully equipped with toiletries, a bathtub, and shower. The kitchen has modern cooking appliances such as a coffeemaker, a microwave, a fridge, and an oven. Other amenities include free parking, free internet, a heater, washer, and dryer. Book now and experience a holiday like no other.

THE CRESCENT @OGH: Quintessential NOLA, Classic & Contemporary...Historic & Hip
3608 Elaine Pl
13 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

8. Luxury apartment in the heart of mid city New Orleans (from USD 409)

Situated close to the French Quarter, the River Front, and the Jazz Fest is this magnificent establishment. The house is adjacent to grocery shops, coffee shops, and restaurants. Built for quality and style, this apartment has a spacious living room with a comfy sofa, cable television, large windows providing free air circulation, and an air conditioner. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern cooking equipment such as a coffee maker, a fridge, an electric kettle, and an oven. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed with clean beddings and a wardrobe. The bathroom is spacious with all the basic toiletries.

The Foundation @ OGH- Eclectic Luxury in the Heart of Mid-City New Orleans
3608 Elaine Place
10 reviews
House 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Nice cottage at the historic Esplanade Ridge (from USD 130)

Looking for the best place to stay while in New Orleans? Look no further than this Victorian-style cottage is located in Esplanade Avenue close to major restaurants, coffee shops, bakery shops, boutiques, and grocery shops. The house is situated just 10 minutes’ drive from the French Quarter, the Dome, and the Sports Arena. The establishment has a spacious bedroom with a comfy queen-sized bed, a private bath with a Jacuzzi, and a cozy closet. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances such as a microwave, an oven, a coffee maker, and an electric kettle. The sitting area has a cozy sofa, air-conditioner, cable television, and a laptop-friendly work space. This apartment is best for couples on holiday. Free parking and WiFi are available on the premises.

Jazz Cottage on Historic Esplanade Ridge (Special Event Pricing)
New Orleans, LA, US
21 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Romantic cottage close to great spots (from USD 100)

Unwind at this ancient cottage built for comfort and style at Esplanade Ridge just 2.1 miles ( 3.3 kilometers) from New Orleans’ center. The house is close to coffee shops, bakery shops, boutiques, and a walking distance to the French Quarter. The sitting area is spacious with comfortable sofas, cable television, free internet, and an air conditioner. For easy preparation of meals, the open kitchen is fully equipped with modern cooking appliances such as a coffeemaker, a dishwasher, a fridge, and a microwave. The bedroom is cozy with a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom with all the necessary toiletries, and a large closet. Free parking and WiFi are available on the premises. This establishment is best for a couple on holiday but the cottage can accommodate up to four people.

Romantic New Orleans Creole Cottage
111 reviews
cottage 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the bedroom is comfortable and roomy compared to most
The kitchen was amply stocked
The place was spotless and with numerous amenities
There was no toilet roll holder and the bathroom sink
Enjoyed the quietness after the bustle of the Quarter
Cleanliness:
It was clean and beautifully decorated
It was very charming and extremely clean
The rooms are light and airy and the yard was a huge plus for our toddler
The neighborhood felt very safe and family-oriented Everything we needed and more was supplied in the cottage
Host:
It was very handy having bikes with locks available to us on the property
We took them to the nearest garage to pump them up
Charlie and Anne are great to work with
but this residence gave us the feeling of leaving it all and coming back to a temporary "home" Owners had superb communication and any issue we had was addressed and taken care of swiftly
Grocery store within walking distance helped alot Find a spot to park and don't move the car
Location:
It's in a lovely neighborhood and close to the streetcar line
The immediate neighborhood was great with easy walking distance to the nearby restaurants wine bars grocery stores
and it's just steps from cute restaurants a coffeehouse the streetcar City Park
9th of a mile from New Orleans Museum of Art City Park around the corner from two small grocery markets and restaurants and coffee shops House:
The location of the house in a neighborhood with a true neighborhood feel is perfect
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Cultural heritage and music in New Orleans

With the different cultural events, live music events, and festivals, such as the popular Jazz Fest, staying in New Orleans is great fun. However, be sure to secure a good accommodation to truly enjoy the holiday. If you’re planning to attend the event, check out the best Vrbo accommodations for the New Orleans Jazz Fest here.

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