Entire flat hosted by Josephine
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1.5 bathrooms
Wake up inspired to explore from this meticulously appointed residence. The unique home features a custom painted ceiling, a stark all-white interior, a clever blend of chic and antique furnishings and decor, and a vibrant exterior.
“This is our favorite unit. The sunlight in the afternoon is gorgeous and the ceiling mural really makes it stand out.”
– Josephine, your host
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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
The property is located just 15 blocks from the world famous French Quarter. All dining, music, museums, and shopping are all just minutes away. As one of the oldest neighborhoods in Nola, Mid-City is filled with unique architecture and culture.
Most errands can be accomplished on foot.
Many nearby public transport options.
Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.
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I am an artist/potter/metalworker/teacher currently teaching my last full time year! I am anticipating with great excitement and pleasure becoming a full time studio artist upon becoming a part time teacher in the 2015/16 school year. I am a "maker" (pottery, jewelry, soft sculpture, home furnishings) and have in the last several years renovated a house enlarging the size of the objects I "make" by quite a bit. I married a Cajun at seventeen and have great kids and exquisite grandchildren. I love New Orleans; her emergence out of the waters of Katrina is for me a tantalizing enigma. She is beautiful! Her ability to absorb and at the same time resist is both curious and spectacular; shaping a physical and cultural environment into one of gracious strength. She organically expands and contracts with the rhythms of the land and climate under the influence of a people creating an artistry of sight, sound and taste!; a blending of all that she has been and will be in the here and now! New Orleans is the city where I want to live out the rest of my life. I have traveled a bit: Russia, Japan, India, Nepal, UK, Greece, France, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada and much of the USA. The places I retreated to at the end of the day had as much of an effect on me in my travels as did the places, cultures, sights and peoples. I decided to become an Airbnb host when the house I renovated as a place " to retire" to presented me with the opportunity to do so! It pleases me greatly to provide and share a lovely, secure, comfortable and welcoming retreat for people wanting to experience the celebratory nature of New Orleans!! I love the responsiveness and forgiveness of wet clay! I love the malleability of metal!; especially copper. I love to cook and I love to eat!; and sharing both. I love opera and the ballet! I love coffee and sleeping in! I love linen! and the color white! I love autumn and dusk! I love live oaks and crape myrtles. I love the shady coolness of vegetation on a hot, humid day. I love saving bits of New Orleans in renovation of abandon houses! I love mixing old and new! I love thrift/junk shops and high end boutiques! I anticipate loving the interaction I will have directly and indirectly with my Airbnb guests! I am in my later years and relishing the realization of life long dreams! It is never too late!!!!!!! Especially in New Orleans!!!!!!
I am an artist/potter/metalworker/teacher currently teaching my last full time year! I am anticipating with great excitement and pleasure becoming a full time studio artist upon be…
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Your host will be on the property and available for anything you need during your stay.
Josephine is a Superhost
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- Policy number: 19STR-24514, 20-OSTR-2156
- Response rate: 90%
- Response time: within a day