We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 146 New Orleans B&Bs / inns

Old Historic Creole Inn

2471 Rue Dauphine, New Orleans, LA 70117 (Bywater)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Old Historic Creole Inn to your Saves list
Old Historic Creole Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
92%
Ranked #45 of 146 New Orleans B&B and Inns
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul T Sydney, Australia
  • Overview
  • Reviews (246)
  • Photos (53)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (47)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

246 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    161
    64
    7
    6
    8
See reviews for
40
84
22
4
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (47)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five of us (male, mid-20s) stayed here for a week and couldn't be happier with the setup. It's a big old house right in the middle of the Faubourg Marigny neighbourhood (next to the French Quarter). Great vibe in the area; lots of 20s-30s, arty hipster-types, plenty of good dive bars, restaurants and live music. Easy walk to Bourbon street... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Elkhart, Indiana
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I came to New Orleans for our honeymoon and decided to stay at The Creole Inn. The service and atmosphere are top notch. It is close to everything but still far enough away that you can get a good night's sleep without a bunch of noise. Kim and Charlie are very nice and the perfect innkeepers. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Kim and Charley were amazing hosts and the room was beautiful! Really close to Frenchman street and the French quarter and not far from Bourbon either. Cab fares are cheap if you don't want to walk. We will definitely stay here again!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hebron
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

While booking and reading the reviews I thought this place could not be that bad! However I was sadly mistaken upon my arrival. They not only did't have my reservation on file they also did not even have a lock on the door, the room had not even been cleaned. I had to wait in the front room while all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Glen Rock, New Jersey
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our stay in New Orleans couldn't have been more perfect. The caretakers at the Creole Inn treated us like family. This Bed and Breakfast, with no breakfast, was very inexpensive. The value of the area is priceless. We parked the car and was able to walk to all of the key areas we wanted to go to. Frenchman St., Treme,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We weren't exactly sure what to expect because of the low price and good reviews, but we were pleased with our choice. The owners were extremely friendly & gave us a ton of information. Rooms are small but nice and enough room for 2. We were able to find free parking on the street in the neighborhood and were able... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It's getting to be a bit of a habit, coming here, bordering on the compulsive. So much so, that I've booked again for this September. That's how enjoyable it is!! And for the price, you can't beat it for value. The Karma, the calm of the Inn, the innkeepers, the prime location for venturing out, to converse with the other... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and would certainly recommend. Kim and Charley were hugely welcoming and accommodating and the room was a good size and very homely. They're located in a great spot in Marigny with a good number of local cafés and bars, but are only a 5 minute walk to Frenchman. A great value, local option.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We've stayed here 3 yrs. In a row and this is our go to inn. There's never a question of where we'll stay when in New Orleans. It's outside of the crowded french quarter but we'll within walking distance. The innkeepers are great! The rooms are very nice and the conversations in the courtyard are very friendly and helpful. Someone... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fort Worth
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the two bedroom, Sweet Dreams, which was clean, comfortable, and an outstanding value. This establishment is the essence of New Orleans culture and experience. The local food, esp breakfast, was the best I had the entire trip. About 1 mile to Jackson Square, and stunningly beautiful to take in the scenery in the way there. The caretaker... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Old Historic Creole Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Old Historic Creole Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Old Historic Creole Inn

Address: 2471 Rue Dauphine, New Orleans, LA 70117
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Bywater , Marigny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld so you can book your Old Historic Creole Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Old Historic Creole Hotel New Orleans

53 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (48)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (15)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in New Orleans with
any amenities

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Number of rooms
5

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Old Historic Creole Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer