Oakview Bed & Breakfast Description
A Historic Victorian built in 1896, totally renovated after hurricane katrina and converted to an upscale bed and breakfast. Keeping it's antique flare but at the same time upgrading to all private baths with modern air jet whirlpool tubs and over sized spa showers with adjustable body jets. Oakview is conveniently and ideally located in the heart of mid city less than 5 minutes from the French Quarter. It is walking distance to Jazz fest,Voodoo fest, the New Orleans Museum,three major cemeteries, the beginning of the street car, the Endymion parade and The exclusive Ralph on the Park restaurant.Three rooms are two room suites very reasonably priced,with two more large rooms--one equipped with all Asian decor. Common areas include an open game room, a huge dining room, a comfortable foyer, and both second and third floor outdoor decks with a fantastic view of both City Park and Bayou St John.The breakfast is to die for with a new scrambled egg PO-BOY added to the menu.The famous city park is directly across the street and host the museum, botanical gardens, a golf course a brand hew 56 court tennis city. bike rentals, gondola boat ride, two football stadiums, a soccer field, baseball diamonds and a host of pinic area shelters. In addition city park has a hugh Gazebo where weddings are held weekly. Most brides and their guest reside at the Oakview for easy access to the facilities.A beautiful Lagoon across the street host the annual fishing rodeo while both the yearly crescent city classic race and most social and fund raising marathons pass in front of the front door and end right here in the park across the street from tha Oakview BnB.WE could go on forever talking about the many benefits of living here by the park, but you can call us directly for specific details.