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House, 2257 Bayou Road at Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119 If you're
lost or delayed: (504) 944-7484, mobile (504) 913-7484, (800)308-7040.
Villa, 2216 Esplanade Ave. at Bayou Road, New Orleans, LA 70119 If you're
lost or delayed: (504) 821-2378, mobile (504)
Townhouse, 2222 Esplanade Ave. at Bayou Road, New Orleans, LA 70119
Three blocks from Esplanade
Avenue and N. Broad St., about 10 blocks from the Vieux Carre' (French Quarter),
and a mile from City Park, the houses are diagonally opposite eachother across
a triangular public park where Esplanade Ave., Bayou Rd. and N. Tonti St.
Directions for Arrival via:
I-10 West / New Orleans International Airport
[ driving |airport shuttle
From I-10 East » DRIVING
Proceed on I-10 past the Louisa Street
and Franklin Avenue exits, to its junction with I-610. Take I-610 to its
first exit (New Orleans Street), and take that exit ramp down to your right.
Proceed on New Orleans Street through an underpass where it merges into
N. Broad Street, a divided thoroughfare. Proceed on Broad through three
traffic lights: A.P. Tureaud Blvd., St. Bernard Ave., and Gentilly Road.
At the next traffic light (Rite Aid Drug Store) at Broad and Esplanade,
turn left on to Esplanade (a U-Turn will be required), and proceed three
blocks to N. Tonti St. For the Benachi House, turn left from Esplanade on
to Tonti and proceed 1/2 block to Bayou Rd. The Benachi House is on the corner
of Tonti at 2257 Bayou Rd. For the Esplanade Villa continue on Esplanade
Ave past N. Tonti to 2216 Esplanade on your right.
From I-10 West
[ New Orleans International Airport ] » DRIVING
Proceed on I-10 East. From the New
Orleans International Airport it's a distance of about eight (8) miles to
the I-10/I-610 split. You will cross Clearview Parkway, Causeway Boulevard
and Bonnabel Boulevard. At the I-10/I-610 junction, keep to the right on
I-10 East, "New Orleans Business District." Exit I-10 East at the first
exit after the junction: #231A ("Metairie Road/City Park Avenue"). At the
traffic light turn left onto Metairie Road. Continue (Metairie Road becomes
City Park Avenue) past cemeteries, and City Park, a distance of approximately
18 blocks or 1.4 miles to the signal light at the intersection of City Park
Avenue and N. Carrollton Avenue. Turn left on to N. Carrollton Ave. and
proceed a distance of approximately one (1) block to the next signal light
(at Esplanade Ave.) and the bridge over Bayou St. John, on your right. Turn
right on to Esplanade Ave. and cross the bridge; proceed on Esplanade Avenue
a distance of approximately 17 blocks or .9 miles to the signal light at
the intersection of Esplanade and N. Broad. Continue through the intersection
a distance of three blocks to the intersection of Esplanade and N. Tonti.
For the Benachi House, turn left from Esplanade on to Tonti and proceed
1/2 block to Bayou Rd. The Benachi House is on the corner of Tonti at 2257
Bayou Rd. For the Esplanade Villa continue on Esplanade Ave past N. Tonti
to 2216 Esplanade on your right.
From I-10 West [Airport] » TAXIS
Taxis are readily available just outside
of baggage claim. We recommend United Cab (522-9771) because they have the
largest fleet, and the most reliable drivers. The one way rate is $21.00
for 1 or 2 persons; and $8.00 for each additional person.
From I-10 West [Airport] » AIRPORT SHUTTLE
Serves the Benachi House (Stop 234)
with ten-passenger vans that depart from baggage claim. Tickets may be purchased
from the driver, or at a service desk within the baggage claim area. The
per passenger rate is $10.00, each way. Stops may be made en route for other
passengers with other destinations. Telephone 522- 3500.