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BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   9008 Westbank Expressway, Westwego, LA 70094-3734
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Westwego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
ArdyT Abbotsford, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Abbotsford, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for two nights, and we highly recommend this hotel. The room was nice, the breakfast was great, and the service was excellent. It is about 15 minutes away from the French Quarter, and close to several swamp tours. If you don't feel the need to be within walking distance of the French Quarter or... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Wow, thanks for such an awesome and helpful review Ardy! As a Trip Advisor Top Contributor and a seasoned traveler, your review has a lot of weight behind it and we appreciate it as I know our future guests will too. I'm happy you found our location 15 minutes from the city and airport to be convenient and worthwhile:) And... More

Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We truly enjoyed staying at this Best Western in Westwego. It was a simple 20 minute drive from New Orleans that never seemed difficult or annoying. The room was clean and the a/c worked great. The free breakfast was more than we expected - eggs, sausage, bacon, a waffle maker, cereal, juices, yogurt, breads, pastries, and coffee. We were all... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your great experience with our future guests Cheryl! You hit all the high points and it sounds like our team took excellent care of you while you were with us. I do apologize however for the internet problems you experienced. We're in our 2nd month of more than tripling our internet bandwidth from 28 megs to 100... More

Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel for a family. Very quiet, clean, comfortable beds, excellent breakfast ,and safe area to stay with kids. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone who is going on a vacation and is not sure which hotel to stay in.

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Well thanks for such a strong letter of recommendation Ms. Shirley B! I'd sure take your advice if I didn't know where to stay in the Greater New Orleans area:) I'm delighted to hear that you and your family and a wonderful experience I guess that means we will get to see you back sooner than later? Until next time,... More

Ballwin, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is the best value you can get. Everything will exceed you expectation. We had our best 2 days stay with them. The hot breakfast they provide is superb, they have bacon, sausage, eggs…; they use high quality shampoo, conditioner and lotion. Bed is really clean and comfortable. TV program is very nice too. We had both microwave and... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Ahhh, thanks for using our middle name Ruihai! It just happens to be "Value" Thanks for sharing your AWESOME experience with our future guests; I think you deserve two thumbs for just your review! It's always enlightening to have wonderful reviews like yours because it means that our guests truly appreciate the details and consistency we aim to provide each... More

Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this location when we went NOLA for the essence festival. My husband knows that I am very picky about the hotels we atay in and i scrutinize them for one reason ot the other. As we were going through t he area to get to the hotel my husband kept expressing his weeriness and... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

I'm so happy to hear we passed you and your husband’s test Mrs. DeJaris! We get a lot of reviews but I don't think I've ever read one which quite as much honesty as yours which I can appreciate and I know our future guests will appreciate your review as well. My team and I understand that with every guest... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a local who is from New Orleans, this hotel is always my first option. The staff is great. The rooms are large and the bedding is excellent. The hotel serves a FREE breakfast that consists of grits, bacon, sausage, eggs, waffles, coffee, apple and orange juice and continental breakfast items too!

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Sooo...I guess what you're saying 884emmetts is that we're local tested and local approved? :) Thanks for sharing your great experience with our future guests...and there is no doubt you loved Ms. Mammie's Hot Breakfast on the Bayou--she is pretty awesome! Thanks for making us your first choice when coming back home, you're always part of the FRAMILY here. We... More

Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is great hotel with an excellent breakfast and great service. It's located across the bridge from New Orleans. There are only two floors but no elevator. I stayed here during the Essence Festival July 3-6. As always, the price was increased because the Essence Festival was going on.

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

What a cleaver headline Mr. Pittman and thank you for perfectly capturing your stay in 3 words or less. I think I need to take notes from you! It was a delight having you and your family with us, we can't wait to see you again for next years Essence Fest. Safe Travels, Christopher Anderson General Manager More

San Antonio, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel appearance was good, staff friendly and helpful. We had little bugs all over our tables in the room but not in the bed. Was told hotel was full and couldn't move. They kept running out of breakfast and were very slow to replace. The advertised hotel wifi was terrible. You could connect but it was so slow it was... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Mr. Mark, I'm extremely sorry to hear that your experience with us was less than what you expected. This is most certainly not the impression that my team and I seek to provide our guests, please accept my sincerest apologies. As with all of our guests, I deeply value and appreciate all guest feedback as it... More

Auburn, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Air wasn't working, maid did not clean the room or replace towels. Cost was a little high for the area in which this hotel is located. Rooms were clean and staff was friendly though just not real helpful when it came to problems. I was told sorry that the air didn't work and they would check why my room wasn't... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for providing an honest review of your experience Ms. Katherine. As you and our other future guests have read this is not characteristic of our hotel or our team and for this, I'm very sorry that I and my team let you down. We pride ourselves in creating positive and memorable experiences not the other way around. Working... More

Killeen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I was in town for a church conference for a couple of days. The hotels in the area were pretty much booked. I was able to to my first night stay here and I was glad I did. Even though it was about 8 miles from the church, it was a lot better than the one I had that was... More

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Christopher A, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your great experience Willie D! We were delighted to have you along with your delegates with us. I'm sorry we only got to have you for one night but one night is better than none and it sounds like we might see you again soon maybe for a leisure trip. Thanks for being our guest Willie, Christopher More

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Address: 9008 Westbank Expressway, Westwego, LA 70094-3734
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Location: United States > Louisiana > Westwego
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn 2.5*
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Best Western Bayou Hotel Westwego
Best Western Westwego
Westwego Best Western

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Welcome to the all new BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn where our guests find a quiet alternative to the busy city hustle and bustle. Located on the Westbank of New Orleans in quaint Westwego, Louisiana, this newly renovated hotel is just within minutes of your New Orleans area destination.The BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn features 67 newly renovated spaciously-appointed guest rooms each complete with 32” flat screen Samsung Televisions, pillow top mattresses, upgraded bedding, microwave, refrigerator, premier cable television channels featuring HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Our guests get a great start to their day by enjoying their freshly prepared complimentary full hot “Breakfast on the Bayou” served each and every morning. Our sparkling outdoor salt water swimming pool is the perfect place to catch the southern sun or just to wind down and relax. To keep our guests feeling great and connected, our fitness studio and business center are available 24 hours a day. After a long day of shopping or meetings our guests enjoy our weekday Evening Lagniappe Huere, providing complimentary drinks, snacks and conversation, just enough to get your ready to take on tomorrow. Make it a point to join us for Margarita Monday and Wine & Cheese Wednesdays.Our guests staying at the BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn are less than nine miles from the many New Orleans area attractions including the Historic Vieux Carré (French Quarter), the Louisiana Children's Museum, Audubon Nature Institute featuring the Zoo, Butterfly Garden/Insectarium and Entergy IMAX Theater. Loyola University, Tulane, Xavier and LSU University campuses are just a short drive away. Enjoy the convenience of being the closest hotel to the TCP Golf Course of Louisiana, home of the Zurich Classic, and NOLA Motorsports Park, the south’s most talked about new attraction featuring the largest go kart track in the United States, both just 4 minutes from the hotel.Come stay on the bayou and experience the BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn. Our friendly team is awaiting your arrival and ready to provide you with the warmest hotel experience. You’ve tried the rest now try the Best! ... more   less 
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