We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 153 New Orleans hotels

Cornstalk Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   915 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Cornstalk Hotel to your Saves list
Cornstalk Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
84%
Ranked #17 of 153 hotels in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012
debbieloutoo Aberdeen, Washington
  • Overview
  • Reviews (214)
  • Photos (108)
  • Location
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (66)
  • More
true
Write a Review

214 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    114
    67
    14
    9
    10
See reviews for
17
107
9
9
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (66)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
There are newer reviews for Cornstalk Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Aberdeen, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

I lived in NO in the early80's. And I worked the desk nights. I always thought it to be a beautiful. And I would always be very hospitable. Walking thru the cast iron gates and walking thru the door takes you back to the past.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

My husband and I traveled to New Orleans for our one year wedding and wanted to stay at a place with charm, but without being bothered. This fit the bill. The house is immaculately furnished and in the perfect location- quiet street, but very close to everything. We are from NYC and could tell the proprietor was from Brooklyn right... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Louisiana
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

My husband and I stayed here this past weekend for our anniversary. We live about an hour from NOLA and we've been admiring the Cornstalk Hotel ever since we first saw it 3 years ago. I was super excited to get to finally stay there. We stayed for one night in one of the rooms overlooking the balcony. First off... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Monroe, Louisiana
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

The location is great. The inn is lovely but if you want southern hospitality this is not your inn. Having a two hour check in window is overly restrictive. Being told repeatedly what I have to do was annoying. When it is 101 degrees outside and you are not even offered a drink of cold water on check in it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Richmond, Virginia
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

You can't beat the location, mid-French Quarter and all. The innkeeper is suitably....odd, and helpful in his own way. Be prepared for small rooms--it's not like you're spending a lot of time in them anyway, or, at least, you shouldn't be. Take advantage of the upstairs porch for people watching and planning your day.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012 via mobile

We stayed there the last week off June. When we first saw our room we were shocked at how beautiful it is. Old school charm, high ceilings, beautiful chandelier and furniture. We loved it so much that we cancelled our reservations we had at Prince Conti hotel so we could spend more time at the Cornstalk. Louis the manager is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

My wife and I stayed here for one night before a wedding. We were drawn to it because of family history with the home and wanted to stay where our family had once owned back in the early 1800s. We stayed in room 11 upstairs which was a good size for wha we needed. Now we will start with the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Newport Beach, CA
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Beautiful rooms, very comfortable. You don't see the staff much but they have these amazing printout of everything going on around town. If you want a full service hotel, go somewhere else. No waters, food etc. But the charm of this historical place is well worth it, and best location ever. Quiet, but close to everything.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Barcelona, Spain
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
19 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

First of all, it is advertised as a bed and breakfast..and they offer no breakfast!! It needs to be renewed, my closet in room 15 was broken, very little space to place things in the room, some windows can not be opened..... a bit dissapointed all together.

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
CornstalkManager, General Manager at Cornstalk Hotel, responded to this review

We would like to sincerely apologize for any displeasure or discomfort that this guest received while they were staying at the Cornstalk Hotel. We appreciate their opinion and hope that we can use any criticism to improve our service. The Cornstalk Hotel is advertised as a Boutique Hotel, not a Bed and Breakfast. The hotel is included in TripAdvisor’s B&B... More

Giddings, Texas
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

stayed here on vacation with my daughter,april 2012. If u like old homes with lots of history then this is the place to stay. Each room is decorated driffrent and are so nice. Iwould stay here again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Cornstalk Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Cornstalk Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cornstalk Hotel

Address: 915 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cornstalk Hotel 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com and Venere so you can book your Cornstalk Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

108 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (86)
Viewed
Room/suite (21)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (29)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (33)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (23)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Other (10)

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cornstalk Hotel has been newly renovated and refurbished featuring fourteen exquisite guest rooms. Brilliant crystal chandeliers, antique mirrors and furnishings adorn the entrance hall, beautifully set off by high vaulted ceilings. The rosette scrolls, cherubs, medallions, stained-glass windows, fireplaces and canopy beds are all relics of a Louisiana plantation home. We are in the heart of the Vieux Carre' (French Quarter), with the sights, the sounds, the gourmet food and night life of old New Orleans. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
14

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cornstalk Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer