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The “Marie Celeste” at Destrehan Plantation

SuperhostDestrehan, Louisiana, United States
Entire cottage hosted by Melissa
6 guests1 bedroom0 beds2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Clean and tidy
15 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Melissa is a Superhost
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The Marie Celeste is located 30 minutes away from New Orleans and 10 minutes away from the New Orleans International Airport. The cottage has a vintage charm with modern day conveniences. The Marie Celeste sleeps a maximum of six people and is handicap accessible. The cottage is easily accessible off of River Road, and the parking is free and limited to three (3) vehicles. A discounted tour of Destrehan Plantation for $12.00 per person, plus tax is included with this rental.

The space
The Space has a huge living/dining room area with two sleeper sofas with memory foam mattresses. There is a private master suite with a king size bed and private dressing area with bath. There is a small kitchenette and a second bathroom with a walk-in shower.

Guest access
You can check into the cottage by using the Master Lock Easy Access Panel located on the porch wall of the cottage to retrieve your key. Guests can access the entire cottage and grounds area.

Other things to note
Upon check out, guests should deposit the key back in the Master Lock.
The Marie Celeste is located 30 minutes away from New Orleans and 10 minutes away from the New Orleans International Airport. The cottage has a vintage charm with modern day conveniences. The Marie Celeste sleeps a maximum of six people and is handicap accessible. The cottage is easily accessible off of River Road, and the parking is free and limited to three (3) vehicles. A discounted tour of Destrehan Plantation fo…

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wifi
Laptop-friendly workspace
TV
Hangers
Hair dryer
Essentials
Air conditioning
Heating
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Destrehan, Louisiana, United States

Established in 1787, Destrehan Plantation is the oldest documented plantation south of the lower Mississippi River Valley. Our costumed historical interpreters will intrigue you with stories of those who lived on the plantation free and enslaved. Guests will view and learn the significance of an original document addressed to Jean-Noel Destrehan and signed by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison. After the tour guests can view a folk-life demonstration and self-explore our dependency buildings such as a slave cabin with enslaved registry, an overseer's cabin showcasing our 1811 Slave Revolt and Rost Home Colony Exhibits, an outdoor kitchen, a wash room, a trapper's cabin and our Legacy Room displaying original documents and artifacts from the family members.
Established in 1787, Destrehan Plantation is the oldest documented plantation south of the lower Mississippi River Valley. Our costumed historical interpreters will intrigue you with stories of those who lived…

Hosted by Melissa

Joined in December 2018
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I am an artist, designer and photographer. I enjoy history, traveling and visiting art galleries and museums. I'm a huge supporter of the animal kingdom and currently have three pets, Cosmos my cat, Cowboy my dog (rescue Dachshund) and Mogwai my other dog (rescue Yorkie). I love beaches and exploring caves. My favorite music is soft jazz, blues and classic rock. My favorite food is oysters! No TV for me, I prefer research, design and outdoor activities.
I am an artist, designer and photographer. I enjoy history, traveling and visiting art galleries and museums. I'm a huge supporter of the animal kingdom and currently have three pe…
During your stay
Destrehan Plantation is open seven (7) days a week with the exception of major holidays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The first tour begins at 9:30 am, then every half hour after. The last tour of the day begins at 4:00 pm.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Safety & Property
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm