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3811 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
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Columns Hotel
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Ranked #107 of 155 Hotels in New Orleans
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mobile, Alabama
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A neat hotel conveniently located on St Charles Ave.Trolley line just in front of the hotel so you can pick one up almost anytime. It is a B&B and includes a full, and quite good,breakfast. Rooms are a bit funky and the bathrooms are even funkier but it's reasonable and has a great bar with music nightly downstairs. Oh, and... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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43 reviews 43 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not stay there but I went for th bar a few times and had a lot of fun in it. Drinks have good price, the people and the music ate very exciting and I would go again. The mojitos are to die for!!!

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Denver, Colorado
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was recommended by some friends who had stayed there years ago, but after reading the reviews I opted to stay elsewhere. And I'm thankful I did! Because my cousin and I stopped by for a drink and immediately felt the run-down shabbiness of the hotel. All the tables in the bar were dirty and the one where we... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My holiday in Nola would have been incomplete if I had not give to the columns hotel. I was here two nights before new year's Eve and simply loved it. Sit next to the fireplace in the winter. Their bar is amazing and the live music was soul stirring. Great place to talk to a few locals.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Antebellum in the Garden District. At first glance The Columns Hotel exudes great charm and appeal. But on closer inspection the rooms are in poor condition, noise from the street is more than an annoyance, and the weekend bands are loud. The building needs a major renovation. However. If street noise and a lively bar does not affect you, I... More 

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encinitas, CA
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145 reviews 145 reviews
38 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Columns had everything we would want in a visit to New Orleans! Great bar, great nightly live music, and good food! Our accommodations were wonderful, although my cousin's rooms were much smaller with no windows. Full breakfast is included in the price of the room. The St. Charles street car stop is in front of the hotel which takes... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Stayed at the Columns the evening of November 6th. Checked in and didn't get too concerned that the room thermostat showed 63, just turned it up and went out to dinner. Very concerned when we returned and it still showed 63. The first cold wave of the season was coming through and it was in the low 30's outside.Front desk... More 

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New York City, New York
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294 reviews 294 reviews
26 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a beautiful old hotel with a big porch. We sipped mint juleps outside on the porch and were able to watch the world pass by. The bar inside is filled with history. Pretty Baby with Brooke Shields was filmed here.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I stayed at The Columns on business in November of 2014. The photos looked lovely and the hotel looked charming. The rate was reasonable, and its close proximity to the St. Charles streetcar line convinced me to book a room for 4 nights. The first floor of the hotel fits the pictures - southern "faded charm." The staff were all... More 

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Vail, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We came from Colorado to enjoy a long girls weekend in NOLA. A friend on the trip, who once lived there, chose The Columns based on its location and strong reputation. It is a great location with lots of evident history. The Columns clearly was once a fabulous home/hotel. However, would have to say I will take a pass on... More 

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Address: 3811 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 29
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#4 Best Value Hotel in New Orleans

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