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  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
Degas House is the celebrated only remaining home of the French Impressionist Master Edgar Degas that is open to the public in the world. Degas House has been recognized by the French Minister of Culture, through the French National Order of Arts and Letters. Today, the home serves as a...
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2306 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-2502
18.1 km to Louis Armstrong Intl Airport
11 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.0 km from French Quarter
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the tour that morning and was told we wouldn’t be getting one of Degas’ descendants. I was a little disappointed until we met our guide, Randy Bibb. He was very welcoming, very knowledgeable, and so much fun! My boyfriend and I were the only...More

Thank Christine O
Response from Jfallo1234, Director of Sales at Degas HouseResponded yesterday

Dearest Christine, I am so happy to read this review. One of the Great-Grand Nieces has been out, so whom do we call to fill in while she is out a Global Winning Docent in New Orleans, Randy Bibb. The Great-Grand Nieces have trained him...More

Reviewed June 2, 2018

We were standing in front of a Degas painting in the New Orleans Art Museum a few days ago when two ladies heard us talking about it and told us that it had been painted here in New Orleans. When we asked how they knew...More

Thank nevertooold53
Response from Jfallo1234, Director of Sales at Degas HouseResponded yesterday

Dearest Nevertooold52, I am so happy to read this review. Just learning how to get into TripAdvisor to read reviews and respond, so apologize for the tardiness. Maybe next time in New Orleans, you will have time to take our new tour which is a...More

Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

My wife, 15 year old daughter, and I had breakfast and a tour here last week. The breakfast was delicious. We sat at a large dining table with other house guests and tour attendees. The story of Degas’ brief visit and stay at the house...More

Thank BostonNewOrleans
Response from Jfallo1234, Director of Sales at Degas HouseResponded yesterday

Dearest BostonNewOrleans, I am so happy to read this review. Just learning how to get into TripAdvisor to read reviews and respond, so apologize for the tardiness. Maybe next time in New Orleans, you will have time to take our new tour which is a...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

This was truly a very laid back breakfast and tour. Not much for signage and we weren't sure if we were in the right place or not but once we got settled it was worth the time. So breakfast is in the B & B...More

Thank Tblasz
Response from Jfallo1234, Director of Sales at Degas HouseResponded yesterday

Dearest TBlasz, I am so happy to read this review. Just learning how to get into TripAdvisor to read reviews and respond, so apologize for the tardiness. Maybe next time in New Orleans, you will have time to take our new tour which is a...More

Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Our experience started with a tasty breakfast served by two lovely ladies. We then met our Tour Guide, Margot. We watched a brief and well produced documentary about Edgar Degas. We soon find out that Margot is his Great-grand Niece! Things really got interesting when...More

Thank Kelly J
Response from degashouse, Social Media Marketer at Degas HouseResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for visiting Degas House and enjoying our Breakfast and Tour. We are glad that you enjoyed the breakfast and were inspired by what you learned about Edgar Degas and the home. We appreciate the kind review and the 5-star rating.

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$155 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$155 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Treme
That sound? That flavor? That certain je ne sais quoi
that lets you known you’re in “Nawlins” and nowhere
else? It’s all good and in broad abundance on the
streets of Tremé, where so much of what’s considered
to be the very best of New Orleans culture and
tradition is, put simply, just how people go about
their daily lives in this historic part of town. As
one of America’s oldest African-American neighborhoods
...More
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TheBarbieRN
August 17, 2017|
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Response from degashouse | Property representative |
No, they are not. There is a city bus which stops in front of the house which can take you to the French Quarter or the nearest streetcar.
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Barb B
June 14, 2017|
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Parking is free around Degas House on the side street, which is where most B&B guests park. Parking for events is also free, and that is in our fenced-in parking lot a block away. If you choose to park there, even as a B&B... More
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"Do not accept any room on located on the top floor"
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"I love windows. The rooms on the top floors do not offer windows, so if you ae like me, you should choose a..."
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"Estele Suite with balcony is definitely worth it, best room in the house!"
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"We avoided the garret rooms because of warnings about the AC. Might have been OK at another time of the year..."
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