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Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

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300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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Ocean Springs, Mississippi, United States
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were here for a conference for my husband. I was working from the room. We had upgraded and asked for a quiet room. Due to construction in the hotel, the guy put us in a second floor room which was very clean and well appointed. The problem was not with the room per se. It was with the noise... More 

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

Stayed weekend of Katrina 10th anniversary so lots of people in New Orleans. If you want to be in the heart of the French Quarter this is the place to be on Bourbon St. Hotel was great and the floor (6) we were on had been remodeled. Very nice. Would recommend because of the noise you stay on a upper... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I did not stay at the hotel...but we were lucky enough to find this place!!!! My daughter wanted to hear some authentic New Orleans Jazz and Blues. If you go to the French Quarter, sorry to say that while you have TONS of live music options, most seem to have converted to a lot of R&B and rock. We were... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel for two nights last weekend. When we went to check in, it was a little bit early (around 12pm). we knew it. The lady at the front desk told us there was a room available but it was in the process to be cleaned and should be done shortly. She gave us a folder showed... More 

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New Orleans
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is a Bourbon Street Gem. The staff took care of us like we were family. Ongoing renovations were a very minor nuisance, and the results are going to be worth the trouble. Multiple food and bar options are available with all your New Orleans expectations in mind. My wife and I will stay there again when I visit... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Back in town for a birthday celebration and stayed at our favorite hotel. Location, location,location!!! Plus the hotel itself and staff are still tops. I had a room on the R Club (concierge) floor again and was once again spoiled. Darin Stearns, the R Club manager is hands on and knows how to to pamper his guests! His staff will... More 

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Monrovia, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our Room was not inexpensive. It was very small, with vaulted ceilings, so it had a "bigger" feel. EXCEPT that the one and only window, a dormer, started at about 7 feet off the ground, and our view was of an adjoining roof. Not so much as a coffee maker in the room, so I had to traipse down to... More 

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Shari A, Manager at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to bring these observations to our attention. Please know that we are in the midst of an exciting hotel-wide renovation. And after the completion of our hotel wide renovation this year coffee makers will be standard in every guest room. We hope you will consider trying us again in the future for the experience... More 

New Orleans
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I spent 4 wonderful days at this hotel, and had a fantastic experience while there. Great hotel with an outstanding, helpful, friendly staff. Great location, very comfortable claen rooms and a tremendous staff at every level.

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Shari A, Manager at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans and taking the time to share this valuable feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

Destin, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I ventured to New Orleans for a weekend retreat - and he chose the Royal Sonesta for our accommodations. We have always stayed on the outskirts of the French Quarter / Bourbon Street and I will say this was so much more convenient. The hotel takes up a city block right on Bourbon and is a quick... More 

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Shari A, Manager at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback. We are pleased that our hotel met your expectations, and we hope that you will return to experience our exciting new product. More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a brilliant location hotel - right in the French Quarter in the home of Jazz and Cajun music. This hotel was our base for a convention and provided all of the business requirements plus an ideal location for relaxation. Memorable stay - except for the evening we had a few too many "Hurricanes".

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Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans and taking the time to rate your experience. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

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  • Bourbon street(112)
  • French quarter(87)
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  • Pool area(21)
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  • Great location(8)
  • Room service(7)
  • Coffee shop(4)
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