New Orleans, United States Historical, beautiful and very affordable, St. Vincent's is a European style Inn in the Garden District, just a 5 min bus ride from the French Quarter and Convention Center. The Colonial Victorian building was built in 1861 as an orphanage founded by Margaret Haughery, the famous New Orleans philanthropist. St. Vincent's is a testament to her unique life and its special history is recognized by the Historic Commission. The three story building has a grand central staircase and we also offer elevator service. Recently renovated, the decor features white wicker furnishings and charming floral fabrics. Rooms have AC, cable TV. Enjoy internet access for your lap-top in your room or in the spacious sitting room, as well as board games, books and magazines, cable tv and dvd. Outside, enjoy the landscaped courtyard and swimming pool and wide wrap around balconies. Barbeque available. Free on-site parking. Public transport right outside.