About the Inn

Where is the Inn located

The Green House Inn is located at 1212 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 75010. The Inn is nestled in the Lower Garden District and is walking distance to several of the New Orleans’ places. This popular neighborhood offers an ideal blend of classic New Orleans character and modern establishments.

Are you Clothing Optional

We are not a nudist resort, only the pool area is clothing optional. The number of guests exercising this option varies depending significantly throughout the year.

Do you serve a hot breakfast

We serve a basic, cold continental breakfast, which is available throughout the day. A hot American breakfast is available at several places within walking distance of the Inn.

Are you a hotel

Not quite. We are a bed & breakfast inn that offers an authentic New Orleans experience. Our reception desk is only staffed from 9 AM to 4 PM weekdays, but our innkeepers are often there at other times. We have a 24-hour phone that guests can call outside our regular hours.

Do you offer parking

We offer one parking space per room in a gated off street parking lot. Visitors will need to park on the street.

What time is check in

3 PM. However we accept arrivals as early as 10 AM or as late as 9 PM with prior communication with the Inn. If your room is not available we will be happy to hold your luggage for you until it is.

What time is check out

12 Noon, but we can arrange to hold your luggage if you are leaving later

Are you an inclusive business

Yes! We welcome guests of all sexes, races, orientations and offer a diverse cliental.

Is there an elevator

No. With the Inn being over 170 years old we do not have an elevator.

Do you offer rooms with more than one bed

No, all our rooms feature one deluxe king size bed. However we do have two rooms with sofa sleepers. We do not offer cots. Maximum occupancy is two.

Does the Inn offer ironing boards

All our rooms have an ironing board, iron and hair dryer.


Do you have deposit requirements

Yes, we do require a deposit as outlined here on the Policies section of our website. We do not accept checks. A picture ID and valid credit card are required to check in.

Is there a cancellation penalty

Yes, we do have a cancellation policy as outlined here on the Policies section of our website.

What is the age restrictions / do you allow children

We are an adult only Inn, so we do not permit guests under 18 years of age and under 25 in the Apartment.

Do you allow pets

We allow dogs only and guests are limited to two in a room. There is a pet fee listed on our web site. All pets must have current vaccinations and be under a flea management program. We have policies for pets listed on our web site.

What are your special holidays and do they have rate restrictions?

Our special holidays include Mardi Gras – both weekends, French Quarter Fest, Jazz Fest both weekends, Memorial Day, 4thof July/Essence, Labor Day/Decadence, Halloween/Voodoo/Baku, Thanksgiving/Bayou Classic, Christmas, and any major conventions. These dates have special rate and restrictions; please contact the Inn for details.

About the Area

How far to the Convention Center

It is walking distance and takes about 10 minutes (about a half mile).

How far to the French Quarter

It is walking distance, about 12 city blocks (slightly over a mile).

Are there restaurants in walking distance

Yes, there are a number of restaurants and bars right here in the neighborhood.