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Le Richelieu in the French Quarter

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1234 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70116 (French Quarter)
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Ranked #43 of 153 hotels in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Plano, Texas
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86 reviews 86 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It gives you the feel of New Orleans without the noise of Bourbon St. Its in a great spot for driving/parking which allows you to walk though out the quarters. (Parking at the hotel is $20/night) The staff was friendly and the rooms can get very cold which feels great after walking. Its an older hotel but has lots of... More

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Basking Ridge, NJ
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78 reviews 78 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel for 5 nights. The hotel is a renovated condo building, which explains why there is a medium-sized working refrigerator and stove (not connected) behind a sliding door. King-sized bed was ample and firm yet comfortable. Small TV but clear picture. Room was cleaned very well daily. There is small pool with chairs and towels available. Owner... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff are great, nothing was a problem. Location is excellent, in the French Quarter nice walk to Bouborn Street and just around the corner from Frenchmans road. Great to have a swim after a long hot day. Must go to the French Markets (if you love oysters) and visit "J's Seafood Dock" most amazing oysters, my favourite were the... More

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Roswell, Georgia
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17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a great find they have my NOLA business forever. Every single staff person was super helpful and efficient, the price was terrific, the room was HUGE, the food was cheap and delicious, the bar was quaint and the pool was perfect. Private, gated, affordable parking was a plus. The hotel is in the French Quarter but not... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very satisfied with this hotel. The staff was VERY friendly and helpful throughout our visit. We researched the hotel prior to staying so we knew it was going to be small and somewhat "dated" in certain areas, but that it really part of its charm. In talking with some of the wait staff and bartenders, we learned that... More

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Eagle, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 5 min. walk to the center of the Quarter. A laundromat 2 blocks away. Trolley tracks 1 block away and a good restaurant around the corner. The staff is friendly, helpful, and efficient. Sure it is older but so is the Quarter. There is a small but clean pool area with a good bar and place to eat adjoining.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a walk-in customer and the staff was great!! This was my first time in New Orleans and they were very helpful on where to go and what to do. The pool was warm and relaxing after a long walk. The rooms were nice and clean, but the WIFI didn't work so well from our room. Will definitely stay... More

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Kennesaw
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay here on our last visit to NOLA. Perfectly located at the back of the French Quarter - still close to Bourbon street if you want to do that scene but right around the corner from Marigny and Frenchmen street. The staff is so helpful and friendly and the quaint restaurant and bar are a good... More

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Youngsville, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service from start to finish is fantastic .GREAT friendly and knowledgeable staff AND they serve Community Coffee - YUM! Beds are very comfy and we just loved the sounds of the old floors cracking! Great access from I-10, within walking distance to French Quarter, boutiques, Bourdon Street and Jackson Square. Breakfast and lunch was delicious. Pool was nice and quiet.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is very clean staff very friendly and helpful location great rooms large and comfortable 2 blocks from bourbon street same distance opposite direction from French market 3 blocks from Frenchman street st the end of the night quite place to return bartender Bryan so nice bar quite and relaxing check out the pool small but great way to... More

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Address: 1234 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70116
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Richelieu in the French Quarter 3*
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#37 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans #38 Family Hotel in New Orleans
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Le Richelieu is a small hotel, 85 rooms, located in the historic French Quarter. We have a cafe & bar which overlook our courtyard & swimming pool area. Our in-room amenities include private baths, satellite television, refrigerator, telephone with Free Wireless Internet, Free local calls, hairdryer, iron & full-size ironing board. We also feature Secure, Self Parking On Premises. ... more   less 
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