Esplanade is one of the grandest streets in New Orleans, a breathtaking architectural foray into the city's colorful Creole past. HH Whitney is an 1865 Italianate mansion along the Esplanade Ridge, two miles to the edge of the French Quarter. Serviced by the 91 bus, it's also an easy bike ride into the Quarter, and less than a mile from the Fairgrounds during Jazz Fest. The is furnished with antiques the five rooms are done up with frills and four poster beds. The courtyard includes an in-ground pool and hot tub enjoyed against a soundtrack of burbling fountains. Onsite parking is included.
1923 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70116
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Best for Bed and Breakfast Because: A great location out of the tourist fray makes this inn a great retreat.