A magical moment in time deserves a magical place to celebrate.
Magnolia Mansion has set a new standard of opulence for European style New Orleans Bed and Breakfast, Guests homes and Inns. Romantic accommodations of up to nine luxurious uniquely themed bedrooms each with a private bath. Magnolia Mansion is the perfect New Orleans B & B for those seeking a peaceful Romantic Getaway to celebrate an anniversary, engagement, honeymoon, elopement, birthday, or a quite weekend away from the children. Because we cater to Romantic Retreats, there are no children allowed and all guest at the Bed and Breakfast must be 21 years or older.
This B&B is centrally located and considered to be "The Gateway To The Garden District", It's just one block from the St. Charles Streetcar, and within minutes of the French Quarter, five star restaurants like Commander's Palace and Emeril's, the Convention Center, Cemeteries, the Mississippi River paddlewheels , major attractions, the Superdome and shopping.
All rooms are romantically themed in elaborate decor, gorgeous window dressings with Austrian Sheers and black-out curtains, and are provided with plush bed coverings and linens, private baths, cable TV, VCRs, and alarm-clock radios.
From the moment you enter the spectacular grand hall of this raised Greek-revival Mansion, and are greeted by larger-than-life sculptures of Eros and Aphrodite, the Greek deities of love, you realize fantasies can come true. Our resident ghost (excuse us, host) will greet you in the dining-room each morning with a complimentary continental breakfast of coffee, tea, juice, fresh fruit, bagels, cereal, and pastries.
Indulge yourself each evening (or morning) by lounging in two magnificent parlors, perfect for weddings and gala events. Sit or mingle beneath magnificent crystal chandeliers*, surrounded by luxurious antique furniture, or enjoy lingering for hours on the immense wrap around veranda or in our Enchanting Courtyards and beautifully landscaped grounds with friends or a good book.
Our friendly resident ghost and staff will make your stay comfortable, memorable, and SPIRITED!!
Whether its an overnight stay you require, or perhaps you desire an extended visit to The Big Easy, or seek an impressive and unique venue for a wedding, reception, corporate cocktail party, extravagant event, or a Ghostly Gala. Magnolia Mansion is "Simply The Best"
DREAM WEDDINGS & RECEPTIONS
TIE The Knot For A Fairytale Ending
SPECIALIZING IN TRADITIONAL & THEMED WEDDINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS
Historically known as the Harris Maginnis Mansion, and once the headquarters of the American Red Cross during World War II (1939 -1954) it now operates as one of New Orleans finest upscale Bed & Breakfast. With eleven phenomenal Corinthian columns, this property is one of New Orleans most photographed and treasured historic Garden District antebellum homes (built in 1857-58). Due to its value to the city, Magnolia Mansion is a strict non-smoking Bed & Breakfast venue. Please note, this property is without elevators and handicap accessibility.
Check in time is 2pm to 6:30pm - Check out time is 11am
Reservations are only guaranteed until 8pm and will be consider a "no show" unless the Magnolia Mansion reservation office has been contacted.
If arriving later than 6:30pm or earlier than 2pm, you must call (504) 412-9500 to make special arrangements directly with the Magnolia Mansion property management & give your cell contact #
We Reserve the right to refuse service to anyone!
Venue Available for Gala Gatherings, Weddings, Receptions, Themed Parties, Corporate and Special Events, Catered Luncheons & Dinners, Retreats, Seminars, Fund Raisers and Family Reunions.
At the Magnolia Mansion you are never far from the magic of New Orleans - the tastes, the sights and the sounds.
Magnolia Mansion is a
member of the following associations:
Louisiana Bed & Breakfast Association
New Orleans Metropolitan Convention and Visitors Bureau
New Orleans Multicultural Tourism Network
Louisiana Travel Promo
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