Overview of Hostel
Built in 1831, Madame Isabelle’s family moved onto the property at the turn of the century, in 1900. Her family expanded and decorated the house before Madame’s father bequeathed it to her. Madame Isabelle and her husband continued to renovate the house until they left the city in 2002.
Directions from Airport:
Bus: Take #E2 to French Quarter. The stop is located outside of Door #7 on the UPPER LEVEL. Exit at Tulane and Loyola stop. Then walk across the street to the bus stop and take 57 or 88. Exit at N. Rampart and Esplanade ST. Walk to the direction of the bus and find Kerlerec ST. Walk into the Kerlerec Street for 1 minute to the house. Fare is $3.50. Estimate time is 1 1/2 hours.
Car: Right in front of rent-car building, take the Airport RD. Take I-10 East in Metairie. Continue to follow I-610 East to Elysian Field Ave. Take Exit 3 from I-610 E. Take I-10 West. Continue on I-10 W to St Bernard Ave(Exit 236C). Continue on St Bernard Ave. Drive to Kerlerec St. Estimate time is 25 minutes. Two hour parking rule applies between 7am and 7pm when you park a car near French Quarter.
Shuttle: Go to the Baggage Claim Area. Exit the doors and look for Airport Shuttle Staff. Prices range about $24 dollars per person or $40 (round-trip). Tell the driver that you need to get out at the Melrose Mansion on Esplanade Ave, which is located around the corner from the House. Estimate time varies from 35-60 minutes.
Taxi : A cab ride costs around $36.00 from the airport to the house for two persons or $15.00 (per passenger) for three or more passengers. Pick-up is on the lower level, outside the baggage claim area. There may be an additional charge for extra baggage..
Located in only one block away from French Quarter, the location of the house is just superb. The house is surrounded by tons of famous local restaurants nearby French Quarter, and also 10 minutes walks to the Bourbon street, 5 minutes to the Frenchmen street, 10 minutes to Louis Armstrong Park and 15 minutes to the downtown. At the corner of its street, there are bus stops with five routes to the city's renowned tourists destinations.
Conditions & Policy
Madame Isabelle's House's Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival. Check in from 15:00 to 22:00 . Check out before 11:00 . (A guest is required to contact us before check-in to arrange special check-in) Taxes included. Breakfast included. General: Reception hours: 8 am to 10pm No curfew. Non smoking. Maximum stay is 21 days. A domestic guest with an in-state ID (Louisiana state issued IDs) will not be allowed to stay in a dorm room. An international guest will be required to show an international passport or an international ID (ex. a driver's license from foreign countries) Guests over 40 years old will not be allowed to stay in a dorm room. No pets allowed. Thank you for choosing Madame Isabelle's House in New Orleans. We will do our best to serve you for your enjoyable and memorable experience in this great city. Please make sure your possible check in time. Official check-in time is between 3 pm and 10 pm. If you need to check in before or after check-in time, please call to +1 504 509 4422 or email to email@example.com to arrange your check-in. We strive to maintain comfortable environment for our guests and keep to avoid two major hassles in a common hostel - noise and smoke. A quite hour between 9:00 pm and 8 am enacted. Two communal areas will be open during the quite hours. We keep a smoke-free environment except the smoking room that is equipped with a TV and an air conditioner. For reservations of special events such as Mardi Gras, we will pre-authorize the first night on 14 - 30 days before arrival depending on the events. Jazz Festival Notice: Please note, the cancellation period from 26.04 to 29.04 and 02.05 to 06.05 21 days.