Lakeshore, New Orleans, LA

Lakeshore Neighborhood Guide New Orleans, LA


Lakeshore is a serene, residential neighborhood located in New Orleans, Louisiana. Bordered by the iconic Lake Pontchartrain, Lakeshore Drive, and Robert E. Lee Boulevard, it boasts beautiful lake views and a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. Its remarkable location allows easy access to the University of New Orleans, and it is only a short drive from the energetic downtown New Orleans. Lakeshore is also home to the New Orleans Lakefront Airport and Lakeshore Playground, popular among locals.

What You Will Love About Lakeshore, New Orleans, Louisiana

  • The breathtaking views of Lake Pontchartrain, especially from Lakeshore Drive.
  • The laid-back, family-friendly environment, making it an ideal place to raise a family.
  • The ease of access to downtown New Orleans, providing a balance of tranquility and city life.
  • The local amenities such as the Lakeshore Playground and Lakefront Airport, offering recreational and travel convenience.

What’s Nearby

Just a stone's throw away from Lakeshore is the vibrant city of New Orleans, with its famous French Quarter and Bourbon Street. The neighborhood is also close to City Park, one of the country's most expansive urban parks, and the New Orleans Museum of Art. Additionally, the University of New Orleans is conveniently located near Lakeshore.


Lakeshore offers a peaceful, suburban lifestyle with the advantage of being close to city attractions. Residents enjoy leisurely strolls along Lakeshore Drive, family picnics at the Lakeshore Playground, and an array of water activities on Lake Pontchartrain. The neighborhood's close-knit community fosters a sense of belonging, making it a delightful place to live.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 27 restaurants, 5 grocery stores, and 11 parks within a mile of the Lakeshore neighborhood.

    Robert Fresh Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    135 Allen Toussaint Blvd

    Seminole Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.3 miles

    1518 Seminole Ave

    Lakeview Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.3 miles

    801 Harrison Ave

    Lakeview Mini Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.4 miles

    207 W Harrison Ave

Lakeshore Apartments and Rentals

34 Rental properties in Lakeshore, New Orleans, LA.

  • Wilshire Heights Apartments property


    Wilshire Heights Apartments

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1525 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • 1484 Athis St property


    1484 Athis St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1396 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 5837 General Haig St property


    5837 General Haig St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    960 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6677 Marshal Foch property


    6677 Marshal Foch

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1600 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 760 Allen Toussaint Blvd property


    760 Allen Toussaint Blvd

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1800 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6633 Milne Blvd #A property


    6633 Milne Blvd #A

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    875 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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Lakeshore Demographics

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Lakeshore Reviews

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  • Mostly Older Buildings


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GentillyNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
LakeviewNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Mid-City New OrleansNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,300
Mid-CityNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$700
West EndNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Old MetairieNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana$950--
Seventh WardNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Bonnabel BoulevardNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana$950--
Esplanade Ridge Historic DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,300--
City ParkNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
FairgroundsNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,214--
St. RochNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Treme - LafitteNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Bayou St. JohnNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,300--
St. AnthonyNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Metairie Central Business DistrictNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana$1,005--
Marlyville - FontainbleauNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
LeonidasNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,100
Fat CityNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana$829--
HollygroveNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
BucktownNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana----
Tulane - GravierNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
NavarreNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
MilneburgNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Bayou St. John LafitteNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
FontainebleauNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Gentilly TerraceNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Old Jefferson EastNeighborhood in Jefferson, Louisiana----
Desire AreaNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Metairie TerraceNeighborhood in Metairie, Louisiana----