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10 Best Airbnbs in New Orleans: Condos, Luxury Homes, and More

10 Best Airbnbs in New Orleans: Condos, Luxury Homes, and More

In New Orleans, space is at a premium. When traveling with family or friends, a fancy hotel may not always be the ideal setup, especially for those on a budget. Thankfully, that doesn’t mean you have to stay at home! Airbnbs offer a superior level of comfort compared to regular hotel rooms.

Want a gorgeous view of New Orleans? Book an apartment with a private balcony to take in stunning views. Need bunk beds for your little ones? No worries – there are plenty of family-friendly homes in New Orleans. Whatever your needs, you’re sure to find a vacation rental that ticks all the boxes. But to make your decision easier, we’ve narrowed down the top ten Airbnbs in New Orleans. Let’s jump in!

1. Maison Bleue – Luxe NOLA Living

This wonderful three-bedroom house is the perfect place for first-time visitors to New Orleans! Located steps away from all the parade routes and just a 10-minute ride to the French Quarter, the new construction in Mid-City features all the amenities you could ask for. 

A chef’s kitchen to try your favorite New Orleans recipes, King beds, a washer and dryer, and a large gated backyard, plus a BBQ grill for chill evenings with your loved ones – this vacation rental has everything to make your adventure a good one. And the best bit? The city of New Orleans will be at your fingertips!

2. The Jasmine NOLA

Wish to experience urban living at its best? Then book a stay at this fabulous two-bedroom home! Just a short walk away from St. Charles and Canal Street, you’ll be close to all the action New Orleans has to offer. 

Equipped with all the necessary amenities, this vacation rental with a ton of natural light will be an excellent home base for those hoping to explore downtown.

3. Serenity at the Lake

City life has its perks, but nothing beats being outdoors! If you’d like to be close to New Orleans’ main attractions while still being in nature, this unique family home will be the perfect choice.

Sitting on the banks of Lake Pontchartrain, the only double-wide boathouse in the area will comfortably house six people. Plus, you’ll get your very own private pool!

4. Modern Mid-City Maison

Whether you’re planning an adventure with your friends or family, this modern, recently built home in Mid-City is the ideal place to get a taste of New Orleans. Unlike other vacation rentals in the city, Modern Mid-City Maison is situated far enough from the hustle and bustle to offer a relaxed and peaceful stay, yet still close to all the main sights.

So forget about tiny hotel rooms. This five-bedroom vacation rental offers more space than you’d ever need!

5. Unique Lower Garden District Condo

Discover the charm of Crescent City with a stay in our classic one-bedroom condo in the heart of the Lower Garden District! Over the last few years, the vibrant neighborhood has become a popular choice among New Orleans’ visitors, and for a reason. You’re just a hop, skip, and jump from the city’s top bars, eateries, and boutiques, which means you get a perfect mix of local vibes and easy access to downtown adventures. 

Our tip: Make sure to treat yourself to Lily’s mouthwatering spicy beef rice plate, located just around the corner!

6. Violet Maison de Ville: Art Gallery Elegance

Next on our list is a spacious, historic townhome in New Orleans Treme – perfect for both families and groups looking for an authentic local experience. Here, you can enjoy the privacy of a space that’s all yours, featuring three cozy bedrooms, three bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen for all your culinary needs, and a huge yard for relaxation or entertainment.

The coolest part about this vacation rental in New Orleans is its unique art gallery room, filled with stunning local artwork. For those into art, this is surely the place to be!

7. Bywater Bungalow

When you think of New Orleans, one of the first things that pops into your mind most likely is the French Quarter. That’s not a surprise – the historic neighborhood, often nicknamed the city’s Crown Jewel, is a must-see for every visitor. 

If you’d like to enjoy the true culture of New Orleans (including the French Quarter), this cozy five-bedroom bungalow in the Marigny Triangle, steps to the French Quarter will be a fantastic choice. It’s charming yet modern and features everything you and your travel companions might need.

8. Streetcar Serenity Condo

Make yourself at home right in the pulse of downtown New Orleans with this chic, contemporary condo, just a stone’s throw from the bustling dining and shopping experiences on Canal Street. 

The stylish one-bedroom, one-bathroom vacation rental will be your perfect retreat for peace and relaxation. Plus, it has its own rooftop gym and patio, something you won’t find in many other accommodations in New Orleans! 

9. House of Vibes

Nowadays, sustainable traveling is more important than ever. If you’re looking for a luxury vacation rental in New Orleans that doesn’t compromise on this matter, choose this eco-friendly home in Mid-City. With five bedrooms, you’ll get ample space for you and your group to enjoy.

And after you’ve spent a day wandering around the beautiful streets of The Big Easy, you can relax in the wonderful backyard on your private deck with views of downtown. It sounds great, doesn’t it?

10. Retro Arcade Fun at Brick Maison

There’s no doubt New Orleans is one of the most exciting destinations in the US! To get the ultimate New Orleans adventure, consider staying in this historic home.

Original hardwood floors, high ceilings, and beautiful details everywhere – Brick Maison is as authentic as it gets. Plus, your little ones (or you) will have a blast at the vacation rental’s arcade room, stocked with classic favorites like Pac-Man, Street Fighter, and Mortal Kombat.

Final thoughts

Whether you’re looking for a romantic condo for you and your boo, or a spacious family home, there are stunning vacation rentals in New Orleans for everyone. Have a look at our full list of properties here, and book your stay to embrace the true ‘live like a local’ vibe!


1. What are the price ranges for the top 10 Airbnbs in New Orleans?

The prices for Book NOLA’s vacation rentals in New Orleans range between $72 and $1320 per night, depending on the size and amenities available.

2. Are Book NOLA’s Airbnbs pet-friendly?

Yes, many of our vacation rentals allow pets. To see which of the properties are pet-friendly, use the filter tool here.

3. What is the cancellation policy for these Airbnbs?

For non-holiday/special event bookings, guests may cancel 60 days or more before their check-in for a refund of the cleaning fee charge and a 50% refund of the nightly rate.

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