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Hotel Royal

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1006 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116 (Formerly Rue Royal Inn)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
sandoclr New Orleans, LA
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  • Location
    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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English first
New Orleans, LA
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm a NOLA local and had a weekend staycation in the quarter. The location of the Hotel Royal in a lovely location in the heart of the quarter. It's on Royal and can be quieter than other locations. We had room 11 which is a 3rd floor balcony room. It's very spacious. The balcony is beautiful and a really nice... More

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General M, General Manager at Hotel Royal, responded to this review

Sandoclr, Thank you for reviewing our hotel and for the mention of the great service you received throughout your staycation. I would like to personally apologize for any issues you may have encountered with the cleanliness of your guest room. As you can see from previous reviews, our hotel is not only known for its location – but its high... More

Irving
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very clean and comfortable. My husband and I traveled to new Orleans for a small vacation and I had broken my ankle right before leaving and they went out of there way to accommodate us for the first floor instead of the second, where we were originally should have stayed. The hotel didn't have an elevator so... More

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General M, General Manager at Hotel Royal, responded to this review

Heather M! Thank you for the wonderful review. We are thrilled we were able to assist you with a room change and hope that you are quickly getting over your ankle injury. Our team takes great pride in providing a personal level of service to all of our valued guests, and it looks like we succeeded. We look forward to... More

New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The romance package coupled with the Royal Balcony suite made for a scene straight out of her favorite romance novel . Couldn't be happier with the overly helpful and very accommodating sales coordinator named Devan Sprague, who went above and beyond to help make this New Orleans stay a magical exspericaence that she will absolutely never forget .

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General M, General Manager at Hotel Royal, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing about your recent experience at the Hotel Royal! I am so pleased that Devan was able to ensure the perfect touch to your arrival with a customized Romance Package. We look forward to your speedy return. At your service, Kenny Marrs General Manager - Hotel Royal More

Davenport, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is great for walking to areas in the French Quarter. The hotel is quaint and historical. We stayed for 3 nights in a petite room - VERY small but clean and served our needs. Would not want to stay in this size room for a full week. A couple weeks before our vacation we called the only number... More

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Ontario, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from New Orleans...3 night stay at Hotel Royal. The location,one block from Bourbon and walking distance to the market, Decatur St. and numerour bars and restaurants makes it ideal. The room was great with a comfy bed, large bathroon and very clean. Cute little centre courtyard with tables and fountain to sit outside and enjoy breakfast. The breakfast... More

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Amman, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were booked to stay at this hotel for the beginning of our honeymoon. We were a day late coming into New Orleans after having a cancelled flight out of DC. Tired and grumpy we arrived to an incredibly warm and helpful staff. Family had called to upgrade our room for a night at the end of... More

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Vancouver
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82 reviews 82 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great experience here! The hotel itself is beautiful and historical looking. The rooms were modern, clean and chic. Marble bathrooms, hardwood floors... The staff are fantastic - especially Eric and Ariana who were so helpful. Not an unfriendly person in the place! Our friends got the Royal Suite which was spacious and elegant with the large outdoor patio - sadly... More

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Wingdale
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel was beyond perfect! The staff was beyond friendly and helpful, the rooms were beautiful and clean and the location couldn't of been any better, you could walk to almost anything or take a $20 cab ride to anything not close enough to walk too. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a good time is... More

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Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

The Royal is situated one block away from bustling Bourbon, and 3 mins walk from Jackson Square. You're close to the action without being kept awake by street noises. Rooms are of varying sizes, but all modern, with a/c, ceiling fan and flat screen TV. En suites are fairly fresh. Staff is smiling, helpful and non-intrusive. A small breakfast is... More

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JessicaK43
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Royal for his birthday recently. It was a wonderful experience from start to finish. The hotel is located in the perfect section of the French Quarter - just a few blocks from Jackson Square, the French Market, and the party on Bourbon Street, but with the added bonus of being in a... More

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Address: 1006 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116 (Formerly Rue Royal Inn)
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Royal 2.5*
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Hotel Royal has completed 100% renovations of all sleeping rooms and suites as of September 2011. We are also currently under new management and working diligently to correct all challenges faced in the past. Our new staff is here to serve you and ensure that your stay with the Hotel Royal is a wonderful experience! Located in the heart of the French Quarter on the corner of Royal St. and St. Phillips, Hotel Royal is the perfect location for leisure and business travelers alike. All 42 contemporary rooms and suites are surrounded by brick walls, high ceilings, fan windows and comfortable furnishings in the antebellum style. Accommodations range from courtyard rooms to large balcony suites with Jacuzzi, complete with private bath and wet bar. All guest rooms feature:-300 thread-count linens & duvet covers-Welcome Amenities upon arrival-All-marble bathrooms with spa tub or shower/tub combo-Suites with iron-laced balconies-Recessed Lighting -Wi-Fi access-Flat screen LCD TVs-Irons and ironing boards-Individual air conditioner controls-Ipod clock radios ... more   less 
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