This well-appointed room is on the second floor on the west side of the mansion overlooking Fourth Street and Lafayette Cemetery of Anne Rice fame. The Prytania strikes the ideal balance between stately and comfortable furnishings. Decorated in browns and greens, with a 4-poster queen rice carved bed and wrought iron day bed, the room can accommodate up to four people. The small writing desk creates a stylish workspace. The tiled fireplace and mahogany armoire complete the room’s furnishing. The bathroom is large with cypress paneling and a marble mahogany vanity. The Prytania has beautiful afternoon light creating a wonderful environment in which to refuel after antique browsing on Magazine Street.
$188 Regular / $167 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $228 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The Tchoupitoulas offers a private retreat with a separate entrance on the side of the inn past the brick patio and opens up on a private container garden. The sitting room has seven foot windows that are decorated with floral gauze curtains allowing you to take in the palm trees and ginger bushes which surround the inn. There is an easy chair and desk allowing you a separate room to work or relax. It is a perfect spot to savor your morning coffee which is brought to your door, or enjoy a glass of wine before a night on the town.
Both bedroom and bath have fourteen foot ceilings and are decorated in New Orleans lavenders and greens. The bedroom has cypress shutters and an exposed brick fireplace. The full bed is part of an Art Deco suite including a dresser and vanity which is complimented by a hand-painted armoire serving as a closet. The room captures the New Orleans spirit, romantic, off-beat, colorful and fun.
$158 Regular / $137 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $185 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The Desire is the Sully Mansion’s smallest and most intimate room. With a white wrought-iron full bed surrounded by a mural of wisteria, the Desire captures the romantic and sensual side of New Orleans. It is also the perfect room for the single traveler eager to explore the various riches of the city. The dresser is in the private bathroom which has the original hexagon tile, and a full tub with hand-held shower attachment. Even though it is our smallest room, guests staying in the Desire always seem to be having the best time!
$124 Regular / $110 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $150 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
Tucked away at the end of the second floor, the Esplanade offers privacy and serenity. This inviting room is decorated in rich red florals and has a four-poster queen mahogany rice carved bed, and matching daybed with a trundle tucked underneath allowing up to four people in the room.
There is a small dressing room with a wood inlay armoire and dressing table off the bedroom. The bright multi-windowed dressing room was originally the second floor sleeping porch. The bathroom has a ceramic tub shower combination and French doors which open to the dressing room. Like the street which bears its name, the Esplanade is filled with quiet, non-flamboyant charm and intrigue.
$178 Regular / $157 Summer (Jul 6 – Aug 25) / $218 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The Royal Room
On the second floor, this light, elegant and airy room is perfect for families or friends traveling together who need separate beds. Two queen brass beds, each footed with antique oak chests, decorative fireplace and ample seating makes this the perfect base from which to embark on a day of shopping, sightseeing or visiting nearby universities. Decorated in light green, with velvet drapes and original artwork, the room is sunny and spacious. A large dressing room features exposed brick an waist high granite counter to make getting ready for your night on a town a breeze! The separate bathroom has a glass brick shower and hand laid tiles.
$242 Regular / $213 Summer (July 6- Sept 30) / $295 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
French doors open to this charming mid-sized room which recaptures the gardens of the neighborhood with its floral and chintz décor. The ceiling fan over the queen bed will remind you of the soft breezes off the Mississippi River just blocks from the mansion. A chintz wingchair, mahogany gentleman’s armoire and dressing bureau complete the room’s furnishings.
The large and airy bathroom with full tub and shower once was one of the home’s second floor porches. With high ceilings, exposed brick , original artwork by local artists and a second floor ‘door to nowhere’, the room overlooks a small grove of trees filled with woodpeckers and songbirds. The Carrollton is a colorful and comfortable room.
$158 Regular / $137 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $196 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The St. Charles Suite
Enjoy the pure elegance of this well-appointed room on the first floor. The room is light and airy with fourteen foot ceilings offering a veranda view overlooking Prytania Street and the Garden District. The wraparound porch has a private seating area outside the room which is accessible through the floor-to-ceiling windows and wooden shutters afford extra privacy for those wanting to sleep in.
The king size four-poster mahogany rice-carved bed is just one element of the room’s lavish feel. Two over stuffed love seats nestled before the carved mantle and tiled fireplace provide a comfortable spot to plan your day’s adventures or refresh after a day of taking in the town. Silk drapes, Bombay dresser, and Belle Époque armoire add old world touches while the flat screen television allows you to keep up with the events of the day. With a writing desk and ample space the room is perfect for the business traveler as well as a romantic get away. The private bathroom has a ceramic tub and shower. If you fantasize about living the life of opulent luxury, come savor the experience in the St. Charles Suite.
Rates: $215 Regular / $190 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $265 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The Bourbon Suite
This large, sunny sumptuous suite is at the top of the stairs of the second floor. Overlooking a 100 year-old oak tree, the rooftops of neighboring mansions and Prytania Street; the room offers a deluxe retreat. Extremely spacious, the suite has a pencil post king bed as well as an oak day bed, and ample room for a trundle if you are a party of four. With a carved mantle and Newman Pottery tiles around the fireplace as well as a writing desk and hand carved arm chairs, there is lots of room to spread out and get comfortable in elegant surroundings.
Much of the room is furnished with authentic Victorian antiques including a rosewood dresser, carved mahogany armoire and marble topped nightstands. Original artwork from local artists adorns the walls. The room has a separate dressing room with a large mirrored closet and vanity. Enjoy the large bathroom with original hexagon tiles, stained-glass window and ceramic tub/shower combination. The Bourbon Suite is like so much that is special about New Orleans- classy, funky and full of delightful little surprises!
$215 Regular / $190 Summer (Jul 6 – Sept 30) / $265 Special Event | (Plus 13% + $0.50 tax per night)
The Sully Mansion Bed and breakfast is an exclusive property where every guest reservation is both special and valued. We strive to make your experience with us pleasant, memorable and totally positive. To this end we ask that you review our polices prior to making a reservation.
- We will review our polices with you if you are making your reservation by phone and you are required to acknowledge that you have read and accepted these polices prior to completing your reservation on line
- We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, American Express, money orders and cash
- All rates provided are based on double occupancy and do not include tax (13% plus $.50 per night). Additional guest is $25 per night plus tax; $50 per night plus tax for special events
- Minimum stays are required during special events, and some weekends, please inquire when making your reservation
Room charges and additional bill for services are payable in full at the time of checkout except as follows
- Reservations made during special events* will be charged in full thirty (30) days prior to the first day of the event. Some events may require a partial payment prior to the event.
- A 3% discount will be applied at the time of check out for payments made by personal check, cash or traveler’s check.
- We reserve the right to charge the full cost of your reservation upon receipt of your cancellation request if the cancellation was made after the time frames specified below
If your travel plans change or you must shorten your time with us by more than 50% a per room cancellation fees will be charged according to the following timeframes.
- Notice given fourteen (14) days or more on reservations of one, (1), two (2) or three(3) rooms will be charged $30 per room
- Notice given thirty (30) days or more on reservations for four (4) or more rooms will be charged $30 per room
- Notice given forty-five (45) days or more on reservations for special events* will be charged $30 per room
- Notice given in a shorter time frame than identified above will be charged the full cost of the reservation. We promise to do everything within our power to rebook the room and if successful in doing so, a full or partial credit will be applied to your bill
We are a small inn and want the opportunity to greet you personally when you arrive and help you get settled in. Please let us know when you book your reservation what time to expect you so we can make sure to be at the inn when you arrive. Our standard check in time is between 2 and 5 but we are more than happy to make alternative arrangements.
Check out is at 11:00 A.M.
The entire inn is smoke-free. Smoking is permitted outdoors.
Pets are not allowed although you can adopt Gracie during your stay. Please let us know if you need help with local pet boarding options.
We are not well equipped to accommodate children, as a rule we do not accept children under the age of 10, if you are traveling with children please talk with us when are making your reservation.
Special events include:New Year’s Eve, Sugar Bowl, Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest, Tulane Graduation, Essence Fest, Christmas, and National Sporting Championships*