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717 Barracks Street, Between Bourbon and Royal, New Orleans, LA 70116 (French Quarter)
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Royal Barracks Guest House
Ranked #40 of 146 New Orleans B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pune, India
19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great weekend at the quaint rooms at RBGH. Each room has a character of its own and is spotless and old-timey - mine had a bunk bed and my cousin's was all done up in blue jazz. I don't think there was breakfast, but we wanted to walk down to Cafe Du Monde anyway. Everything in the... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My wife and I wanted a weekend alone in the French Quarter and this little gem was perfect. Kelly, the inn keeper, was so helpful and courteous. The location is convenient to one of our favorite restaurants, Port of Call. It's a must! It is New Orleans, so parking can and will be a nightmare. We stayed in the Peacock... More

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I can't say enough good things about this place! We booked the room a little later than we probably should have, so the Peacock Room was all that was available for the days my boyfriend and I were going to be in New Orleans, but when we got there, we were beyond impressed with the accommodations. The room was clean... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Second stay at Royal Barracks Guest House and this time we enjoyed the suite. Kelly and Sugar B. greeted us with a glass of wine and showed us to our room. The real charm of staying here is once your settled in you feel like one of the neighborhood locals, coming and going as you please with all the bars... More

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This little guest house was the best place for my husband and I to stay on our first trip to New Orleans. Kelly is the manager along with her lovely little dog Sugar. She makes you feel like you are actually staying at her home. She is one of those special people that as soon as you meet her, you... More

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Conroe, Texas
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

How awesome is it to say you stayed in a guest house with bunk beds. This RBGH is in walking distance to French quarter and bourbon. The quarters are small and the pooper is a bit open but overall a neat little place. Problem which is why rating goes down is that when I came back Saturday afternoon, I could... More

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Lockport, IL
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We knew we were at home when Sugah B, the resident spunky poodle showed us to our room. This place certainly made our first trip to NOLA a memorable one! We stayed in the Peacock Room, which was beautifully decorated! I love that the place has no keys, just codes. It's so nice not worrying about where your key is!... More

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
18 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Kelly is amazing, made us feel right at home!! The location is perfect!! Right between Frenchmen and Bourbon street. I will never stay anyplace else in New Orleans! It's not a resort but it has everything you will need for a trip to New Orleans. I really love this place! Feels like NOLA should feel. A few small grocery stores... More

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We picked this after reading the great reviews on this site about the location (French Quarter) and the host, Kelly,....Wow, we did good! The house is not a hotel, it's a guest house so those looking for 5* hotel with a 24hr concierge desk etc look away BUT if you want a piece of last century history for your accommodation,... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

My husband arranged these accommodations as a surprise for my birthday and boy what a surprise it was. He thought he had reserved a bed & breakfast which it is not. The room was very small, the mattress was about 4 inches thick, the bedspread needed washing had a stale body odor smell, the dresser was old and the drawers... More

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Address: 717 Barracks Street, Between Bourbon and Royal, New Orleans, LA 70116
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Also Known As:
Royal Barracks Guest House Hotel New Orleans

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