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Hi, I’m John Allen

Joined in 2020

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A native Louisiana French & Choctaw creole & Cajun, Mr LaFleur is a licensed New Orleans tour host, Louisiana cultural writer, gourmet chef & author of 14 books.
Lives in Washington, LA
Speaks Français
Work: Operator of JLLC guesthouse & Nola tour guide

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John Allen’s listings

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    1. Private room
    2. Bed and breakfast
    The Little Cabinet, a double bed accommodation
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    2. Bed and breakfast
    The Paris Suite
    1. Private room
    2. Bed and breakfast
    Old Louisiana Suite

16 reviews

The Paris Suite
September 2021
Do not book this listing!!! I drove 2.5 hours for this listing. I called the host after arriving and not seeing anyone. A lady answered and said the listing is not available due to Covid. I asked her…
Jason, Charlotte, NC
Joined in 2019
September 2021
Couldn’t check it. Completely frustrating experience and fraudulent listing. PLEASE DO NOT RENT!!!!
Andy, Houston, TX
Joined in 2019
August 2021
I had some trouble finding this place but eventually found the right location. I arrived here a few days ago and found the front door of the porch blocked off by chairs. The front gate was covered…
Janice, New York, NY
Joined in 2019
July 2021
Renter BEWARE!!!! Host no showed and we were "welcomed" with a chain on the gate and he would not answer the phone for us or Airbnb. We are supposed to get a refund, but were told could take up to 15…
Wende
Joined in 2017
May 2021
Definitely one of the most unique offerings that you will find on Airbnb. John is very passionate about Creole culture and truly enjoys sharing his knowledge with guests.
Chris, Celina, TX
Joined in 2019
I’m not entirely surprised at Chris’ bizarre comments pertaining to the hors d’oeuvres and my exquisite breakfasts. Should I think Chris was being a ‘Karen’-one who got so much, but who is so…
Response from John Allen
Joined in 2020
April 2021
Mr. John is a State treasure. It is a privilege to be a guest in his historic home. If you are driving through Louisiana and interested in the history of Acadiana and Creole culture, Mr. John's house…
Juli, New Orleans, LA
Joined in 2019
Juli’s comments are heart warming. I removed a bedroom carpet after reading Juli’s comments about the floors that seemed to hold dust. Thanks for this important feedback, Juli!
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Joined in 2020
Old Louisiana Suite
March 2021
You may want to know it is only bathtubs only and there may not be wi-fi. John could not be more willing to make your stay as Wonderfull as possible and offers a lot of information of the local culture
David
Joined in 2021
Although on rare occasions it may be unavailable, we do have wifi.
Response from John Allen
Joined in 2020
December 2020
We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Monsieur LaFleur’s Creole retreat. Nothing was spared in recreating the look and feel of the creole cottage. It was very warm and inviting. The best part was Mr. La…
Lisa, San Antonio, TX
Joined in 2019
Oh, Lisa! The feelings and joy are mutual!
Response from John Allen
Joined in 2020
November 2020
My mother, sister and I made wonderful, lifelong memories on our recent get-away. John offered us loving hospitality. We loved engaging into our French Creole culture as John took us on a road of…
Ramona, McMinnville, TN
Joined in 2020
November 2020
John was a great host! Very gracious, kind and caring with all of his guests. If you have a favorite Creole meal, just let John know. He is a fabulous Creole Chef! His home is beautiful and makes…
Lisa, Springtown, TX
Joined in 2016