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AAE Bourbon House Mansion & Hostel

1660 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 (Lower Garden District)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in a room for "4 adults". The space on the floor was barely big enough for our 4 suitcases. We were climbing over each other just to give each other boosts to the top bunks due to their being no ladders. The heater in our room was dripping water in a mouldy tray which was already full of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I came for mardi gras and was surprised how expensive it was. Tho cheaper than everyone else, had to pay cash for stay. I was told mixed dorm yet was the only female in my room entire stay. I'm glad the guys in my room were really friendly used to staying in hostels so very thoughtful for other people. There... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This place is a DUMP. I stayed here in late May 2014 and found the place disgusting. The bathroom mirror had a HUGE crack on it, the paint was pealing off the walls in the bathrooms in the hallways, and the bathroom had a big hole in the cheap tile right in front of the bathroom shower. It was a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

What an awesome hostel in Nola! It was exceptionally clean, had great social areas outside which were enjoyed even during a torrential rain storm. Every morning you have pancake mixture available to make your own pancakes and free tea and coffee. Kitchen facilities were well stocked if you want to make your own meals. The air-con was a god-send from... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The good: - By far and away the most fun I've had at a hostel - great people, fantastic staff (highly recommend Caleb for his help), and really chilled atmosphere. - Great outdoor area out the back for eating and chilling - like an exotic bungalow. - Great recommendations for music/where to go - Scott really knew his stuff with... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Backpacked across the states with a friend so stayed at a lot of hostels with Bourbon House being the last one. When we were shown to our dorm we were shocked, there seemed to be no signs of recent cleaning and the bunk beds were extremely high (you couldn't sit up in the top bunk) with no guard rail. It... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Stayed here in april and this is the cleanest hostel I stayed in during my week in New Orleans. Meet a lot of cool people and had a great time. Very friendly staff that gave some good recommendations for best Po-Boys in the neighbourhood. Located a bit off the central New Orleans (Bourbon Street) but right next to the fantastic... More

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16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Considering all the mega hotels in town, you'd expect there to be a lot of tourism and business in this city, but it's pretty short on budget accomodation - which means that this place doesn't need to be nearly as good as it actually is, but fortunately for us, it is. This is a great place to stay in New... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

If you're looking for a hostel which is cheap, clean, has a friendly vibe and is within a walkable distance to all the best tourist areas of New Orleans - heres your place. I stayed there solo, met a whole bunch of different groups passing through who were welcoming and fun and can't say a bad word about it. AAE... More

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Pella, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I was disappointed by my stay in this house. For the price I think it's overrated. I literally slept in a closet. The breakfast by the way was good and I enjoyed it. The location is also not the best. But this place is still recommendable.

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Additional Information about AAE Bourbon House Mansion & Hostel

Address: 1660 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Lower Garden District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are AAE Bourbon House Mansion and Hostel, located only 18 minutes walking to the French Quarter and famous "Bourbon Street". In the "lower Garden District" we are 5 minutes walk to the Convention Center and the only Guest House/ Hostel that provides a FREE Shuttle to and from Greyhound and Amtrack. We also have airport shuttle for as low as $15 a person. All guests, either dorm beds or deluxe private rooms get to enjoy FREE BREAKFAST, Free Internet, Free Shuttles, Free Parking and a great Guest House full of European Travelers that create an exciting environment. We welcome all ages and have private rooms for families that sleep up to 8 people available. We are the "top rated" hostel in New Orleans and there is a reason for that... because were the best choice from the traveling public viewpoint! Come stay with us and be happy. ... more   less 
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