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Magnolia Mansion

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   2127 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Falls Church, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booking.com messed up our reservation (they neglected to inform our hotel that we were coming), so our 3-night stay at one hotel turned into a 2-night stay at hotel 1, with the 3rd night at Magnolia Mansion. Magnolia Mansion was nice. Very clean. And if you like serious Victoriana, you will feel right at home. We were grateful for a... More

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Montevideo, Minnesota
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked Courtyard 1 for five days. We thought this meant it would open into a garden, maybe it is the difference of terminology, but you walked out to the parking lot. When we were there it was unseasonably cold, we had no hot water and no heat. We called the management, if we wanted to shower they would call... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and unique building. It is decorated in an opulent and theatrical style that may enhance your stay in New Orleans. The ground floor consists of a grand hallway , a drawing room and a dining room, all beautifully furnished. However the service and breakfast did not live up to the image. I was fully aware and... More

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Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

When we arrived we could not believe how beautiful the mansion was! It was beautiful; very elegant and cultured. Check in was very quick and easy and the manager told us all about the houses history and showed us to our room. The rooms in the house each have a different new orleans theme. Our room was entered through a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

I was booked in for a stay from 3-6 July 2014 and paid in full using hotels.com in November 2013. On 27 June received email telling me they were under new management and I had a choice of paying $1393 more or cancelling my stay and they would refund me. They then said they couldn't refund me as they haven't... More

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288JenniferD, Manager at Magnolia Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, I am very sorry that you were unable to stay at the Magnolia Mansion. However, we are under new management and ownership and you were staying with us on one of the busiest weekends of the year. We were never paid by the booking agency you chose to reserve a room through, so according to our documentation and... More

Alton, IL
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Our wedding was fabulous! The only drawback is our wedding was June 4, 2014, and we have still have not received the actual certified marriage license. We received a letter two weeks after the wedding saying two portions were omitted from the license. To be fair, these two items are not actually a part of the license. I contacted mansion... More

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288JenniferD, Manager at Magnolia Mansion, responded to this review

I am very familiar with this incident. I want to first say that is was an honor having you all in the Mansion and being a part of your wedding. It was truly amazing and I am glad that you all enjoyed every minute. I am so very sorry that the marriage license issue took so long to fix. Unfortunately... More

Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful mansion,some rooms are fabulous,some are NOT!the breakfast is substandard,the quantity and quality could be allot better,as there isn't really isn't any restaurants close by for breakfast.I rented all the rooms for a girls trip to New Orleans. The owners presence in the mansion is ominous,and makes guests feel unwelcome and uncomfortable.There isn't enough towels in the rooms,some of the... More

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288JenniferD, Manager at Magnolia Mansion, responded to this review

I remember this group very well. First off, let it be stated that the above review was written by someone who Did Not stay in our hotel! We were very accommodating to this group and when they showed up with double the people that were originally booked, we were very gracious and let it slide with no extra charges. They... More

Downers Grove, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Magnolia Mansion from May 12 - 16, 2014. We found the staff respected our privacy. Night time was absolutely quiet. The staff was friendly and engaging. We enjoyed breakfast with a celebrity which was an added bonus. We definitely will return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed at Magnolia Mansion with my cousin and our friend. The mansion is beautiful and comfortable, the staff very sweet, and all we needed was there. Very quiet, we had our needs met without having our privacy invaded. A dream come true is all I can say. I will definitely go back!

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Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My husband and I spent 4 fabulous nights here for our honeymoon in 2004. I have such wonderful memories of not only the beauty of the place, but the warm welcome and great hostess!! The location is wonderful and a great spot to get a good rest.

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Address: 2127 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Magnolia Mansion 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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