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Le Richelieu in the French Quarter

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1234 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA 70116
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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
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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 5 nights here. This is a very old hotel and was probably one of the better more traditional hotels. We spent a lot of time by the pool and in 5days it was not cleaned once even when my husband show a stuff member the two used band aids in it. The front desk staff were really good,... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room was clean; nothing too fancy, but it was a good deal for the price. Front desk staff was very friendly and helpful with recommendations on where to get meals & what day tours were available (and which were the best value). But the best part was the location. With a 5-minute walk to the French Market, some of the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The reason to stay at this hotel is the location. It's just blocks from everything you want to see in the French Quarter and Frenchman St. The French Market is about a 3 min walk. Cafe Du Monde and Jackson Square are about a 7 minute walk. The Bywater neighborhood is a 15-20 min walk and the newish Crescent Park... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a historical property and overall it is well maintained. Rooms are clean but very dated and musty smelling but the beds are comfortable. The staff was professional but not overly friendly. Warren was very helpful with directions and in terms of what to go see and do. Can't beat the peace and quiet because it is just far... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The old school feal was great. The staff are very professional ,but at the same time treat you like a good friend. The bar and dining area open up into the courtyard and pool area. It wasn't as much like hanging at a hotel pool. It was more like chilln at a well off buddies house. Lol. Loved it all!!!

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Bay City, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice historical hotel .. Great location in French Quarter ..2blocks from Bourbon Street... Great happy hour prices everyday 3-6.. by the pool! Good breakfasts by the pool!! Nice spacious rooms with fridge walk-in closets and iron/boards ...

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Though this is a historic property, it is very well maintained. The rooms are very clean, but you can see unavoidable wear and tear that the humidity and weather bring to the French quarter. If you insist on pristine conditions -- no rust -- nary a speck of mold or a creaky floor, this is not your place. I thought... More 

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Sayville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a first time NOLA visitor with my sister this past June. This hotel has many workers who are either long term employees or who are part of families that have worked there. The service in all aspects is is excellent. It was great to hear about the hotel, it's owners and staff. The hotel is in a great... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the location of this hotel & it was so cute! The staff were all extremely helpful and our room had everything we needed. I wish we had time to lay by the pool and go to the hotel bar because it was gorgeous. Can't wait to go back!

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel so at home here! Mr Frank the owner sits at the bar and charms you about the old days in the Quarter. Best breakfast around! I love swimming in the pool at night under the stars and feeling safe when no one else is around. Old world charm, great price and secure parking.

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