B & W Courtyards
A New Orleans Bed and Breakfast
This boutique New Orleans Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of New Orleans' historic Faubourg Marigny, adjacent to the French Quarter, 4 blocks to the Historic French Market, an easy walk to Bourbon Street, and three blocks from the Frenchmen Street jazz clubs.
2425 Chartres Street 
New Orleans, LA 70117
This New Orleans Bed and Breakfast is a collection of 1854 French Creole Cottages divided by courtyards, an award winning French Quarter and Creole architectural restoration. Dana & Tom are only the fourth owners of this property since 1854. In 1995, their friends Rob and Kevin took this French Quarter style Creole compound and created a unique Bed and Breakfast in New Orleans.

Located just 3 blocks from the music clubs on Frenchmen St, B&W Courtyards is an ideal location for music enthusiasts.
Rates from $119 Weeknights
$139 Weekends

Christmas time in New Orleans is a magical time.  And what better way to enjoy it than a stay at a bed and breakfast located just steps away from the French Quarter and the music clubs on Frenchmen St

Papa Noel Events in New Orleans

Reveillon Dinners  - A Creole tradition from the mid-1800s, dozens of New Orleans' finest restaurants serve up decadent four-course holiday feasts with all the trimmings. Nightly from December 1-31.   Some of our favorite restaurants – Brigtsens, Rue 127, Tableau and Restaurant August offer these fixed price dinners starting from

St. Louis Cathedral Concerts -  10 free concerts during the first 2 weeks of December  ranging from zydeco to jazz to rhythm & blues to classical
St Augustine Church Concerts – the oldest historically black Catholic church in the United States, has three free concerts in early December , including James Andrews, the Original Tuxedo Jazz Band and the Shades of Praise,  New Orleans Interracial Community Gospel Choir.
Caroling in Jackson Square - For most visitors and locals, this is the highlight of the Holiday Season in New Orleans. A holiday tradition that has been going on since 1946, Christmas Caroling in Jackson Square is a joyful, fun experience that thousands of people participate in every year.
Held on Sunday, December 18, Jackson Square is illuminated by hundreds of candles held by singers, both amateur and professional, crooning Christmas favorites that everyone is familiar with. The event is free and open to all who wish to participate, regardless of religious affiliation.
Candles and song sheets are provided, courtesy of Patio Planters, the event’s major sponsor. A nonprofit group dedicated to the horticultural beautification of the French Quarter, Patio Planters helps fund the event through monies raised by its Vieux Carre holiday home tours earlier on the same day.
The gates to Jackson Square open at 6:30 p.m. and the caroling begins at 7:00.

Holiday Home Tours

Every year, during the holidays, New Orleanians decorate their homes in the most festive seasonal décor, and some even open their doors for public viewing! The Preservation Resource Center offers tours in the Garden District and Patio Planters offers tours in the French Quarter so you can experience the magical ambiance of New Orleans homes.
Celebration in the Oaks

The 2016 season is Celebration in the Oaks' 31st anniversary!
Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165,000 visitors pouring into the park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays are scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park, including the Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens.