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Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2014

I was lucky enough to visit New Orleans for a second time this August and The Chimes was my first choice of places to stay. The Chimes is in a quiet, convenient and beautiful neighborhood between St. Charles and Magazine. Jill always sets a great table for breakfast and always has helpful recommendations of what to do or see. Go...

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We are happy to be your home in the States.....thank you for visiting us and posting!

Reviewed 2 October 2014

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Chimes. The day always started out with an excellent continental breakfast but what made the meal was the conversation with our hostess, Jill, and the other parties staying at the Chimes. We were able to share our experiences of the day before and make plans for a thorough visit of...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We recently returned from our first visit to NOLA and stayed at The Chimes based on a recommendation from a mutual friend. We couldn't have picked a better place! Innkeepers Jill and Charles treat their guests like family, and they are both so knowledgeable about their city. Let's be honest. We went to NOLA for the food! Their recommendations were...

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Reviewed 7 September 2014

This was our first time visiting New Orleans and we couldnt have asked for a more wonderful experience! Jill and Charles made us feel so comfortable and at home with their generous hospitality and our stomachs were always filled with delicious fresh foods! Chimes was the most beautif and original bed and breakfast we have ever stayed at!

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Rogersville, Alabama
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The Chimes is an oasis of charm and seclusion in the perhaps the craziest, busiest city in the world. Beautiful place and beautiful people! Some bed and breakfast hotels are actually in someone's house which can be a little too cozy for me. These rooms are in an L shaped configuration around a small courtyard which allows for lots of...

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such nice comments about the Chimes! We hope we will become your home in NOLA.

Grayton Beach FL
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Not only is the staff welcoming and knowledgeable but the accommodations are calm and clean. Being in the same industry, I know what to look for and you find it ALL here. The rooms are comfortable, the grounds are kept, the area is gorgeous, the staff is like family, the breakfast is JUST enough. I will not stay anywhere else...

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This is especially nice coming from a seasoned Inn Keeper in the industry. We are happy to be your home in New Orleans!

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Our favorite place to stay in NOLA. Jill & Charles are great hosts. Conversations at breakfast are always entertaining.The coffee, juices, fruits, cheeses, breads & sweet breads are all top notch. The location is perfect... in the beautiful Garden District on a quiet street, walking distance to St, Charles Street street cars, shopping on Magazine Street and, of course, good...

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You are part of the reason we can continue our business after 28 years. It's such a please waking up to people like you.......thank you for returning!

NYC-- Brooklyn
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Finishing up my six night stay at The Chimes and highly recommend it. Jill and daughter Yasmine were outstanding hosts who make you feel welcome from the moment you ring their doorbell. Breakfasts are great, rooms spotless and full of character, info about happenings throughout New Orleans (and places to eat) detailed and accurate. A great place to stay... not...

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Your contributions at the breakfast table are interesting and informed. Your comment about the interruption in the street car line is true. There is a patch where you will be bussed. Sorry for the delays you incurred. Hopefully, the repairs will be finished in November. Thank you for staying we us again!

Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 2 July 2014

This was our third stay at the Chimes. We stayed during our honeymoon, 5 year anniversary, and now the 10th. I'm sure there will be a future stay someday as well. Room A, off the garden, is our home away from home. We love the private entry and little touches that make it feel special. The bathroom is my favorite...

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nolarain, Owner at Chimes Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

May we grow old together! It's always great to see you again at the Chimes. Thank you for coming and for posting a review.

USA
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We stayed for one night on a business trip. Jill could not have been more accommodating regarding our check in time or making sure that we had something to eat for breakfast even though we had to leave before 8am. Our room was spacious and comfortable. My favorite feature is the refrigerator stocked with beer and wine which is paid...

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Staying in Garden District

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Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions, picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give yourself ample time for admiration at a languidly slow pace befitting such gentile strand of riverside living and to allow you to maximize each opportunity to stop and smell the roses – and whichever other blooms you might come across. While taking it all in, you’d do well to dine at one of the city’s most beloved destinations for regional cuisine. Gourmands from far and wide (and right round the corner) swear the age-old Commander’s Palace is the best restaurant in town – and have been doing so since it opened back in 1880.
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The Chimes Bed and Breakfast has been serving guests since 1986. The five individual guest rooms, with private entrances opening on to a tropical New Orleans style brick courtyard, are well appointed and comfortable. The Chimes is located in the residential Garden District/Uptown neighborhood where restaurants, coffee houses and shops are within walking distance. The owners are on site offering advise on restaurants,music and venues, tours, workout facilities and specific detailed information you need. Come home to the Chimes in New Orleans. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chimes Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1146 Constantinople St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2759
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Garden District
Price Range: RM290 - RM781 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Chimes b&b
Chimes Hotel New Orleans
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“Rooms are all arranged around the courtyard; you won't get any room that isn't a 'GOOD' room.”
 of 5 bubbles harrietp392, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are not large, which is great because you spend more time out and about!”
 of 5 bubbles clairepV1212PV, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 2 which we were very happy with”
 of 5 bubbles 845carolynk, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Jill REALLY knows her property. Tell her what you want and need and she will steer you in the right direction!”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenjohnkd, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles shawnas647, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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