The “Marie Celeste” at Destrehan Plantation

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Entire cottage hosted by Melissa

6 guests, 1 bedroom, 3 beds, 2 baths
Unbeatable location
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The Marie Celeste is located 30 minutes from New Orleans and 10 minutes away from the New Orleans International Airport. The cottage sleeps 2 to 6 people and is handicap accessible. 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. Only service animals are allowed on the tour. If your pet is not a service animal, they must remain in the cottage inside a crate.

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.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom
1 king bed
Living room
2 sofa beds

What this place offers

Wifi
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV
Air conditioning
Bathtub
Backyard
Hair dryer
Refrigerator
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

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.

Hosted by Melissa

  1. 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 4:30 pm. The first tour begins at 9:30 am, then 10:00 am, then every hour after. The last tour of the day begins at 3:00 pm and the grounds close at 4:30 pm
Destrehan Plantation is open seven (7) days a week with the exception of major holidays from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. The first tour begins at 9:30 am, then 10:00 am, then every hour af…

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House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy

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