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Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

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300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In May my husband and I travelled to New Orleans for a long weekend getaway. We have been to New Orleans many times but this was the first time to the Royal Sonesta. The hotel met all my expectations and more. The service was friendly and efficient, the room was lovely, although I'm not sure I would splurge on a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You cannot beat this location right in the heart of Bourbon Street. Easy walk to Jackson Square, Canal Street, and pretty much anywhere in the French Quarter. The hotel is beautiful and clean. They are undergoing some renovations but we didn't have any issues. Everyone was very friendly and helpful, from the valet to the front desk to housekeeping. They... More 

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

if you are a people person and don't mind loud noises late at night then by all means get a balcony room at the Royal Sonesta. You will enjoy sitting on the balcony late at night watching the people along Royal Street. The overall hotel service is not the best but you won't care as you are in New Orleans... More 

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Manalapan, New Jersey, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nicest staff, clean rooms, beautiful hotel overall, stayed here in 2010, wish I had stayed here on my second trip instead of the monteleone. Cant say enough good things about this place, you get what you pay for here.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff is awesome and the hotel is clean. Had a great stay at the hotel however the reservation department gets a thumb down as they resevered me the wrong room type twice for the same visit. My initial reservation was incorrect when I asked for the corporate office number I was given the reservation number. After speaking with an... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When selecting a place for a NOLA girl's trip, we wanted a nice, safe, sophisticated environment, and the Royal Sonesta did not disappoint. I was fortunate to arrive early enough for the Thursday reception Second Line. The hotel is beautiful, the staff are warm and professional, and the rooms are clean and comfortable. You can't go wrong with the Royal... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Royal Sonesta is an oasis from the craziness of Bourbon Street. We were dumped on the side of Conti by our taxi cab driver and not knowing where to go, we wondered around the building a few times before we found an open door. The Bourbon Street bustle was total craziness so when we stepped into the Royal Sonesta,... More 

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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 our hotel and sharing this valuable feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate you recognizing our helpful staff. The Royal Sonesta New Orleans is pleased to have met your expectations. Please revisit us next time you’re in the Crescent City! More 

Houston, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were not able to get a reservation here so we stayed at another hotel but in the past we always enjoyed the bar. We went for drinks and the band. The band was very entertaining and the service was adequate. The management needs to check the quality of the drinks. We ordered our liquor on the rocks and up.... More 

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

First, I want to thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to bring these issues to our attention, and please know that your comments are very important and will be addressed by management. We hope you will consider trying us again in the future for the experience so many others have enjoyed. More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love to stay here when in New Orleans !!! It's right in the heart of Bourbon Street and all the awesome restaurants. They are going through some renovations and I can't wait to see the new look!!!!!! Would stay here again and highly recommend it !!!

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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 

Fairhope, Alabama
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The minute I arrived at the Royal Sonesta I felt like I was in a different New Orleans. The lobby was not any grandeur than say the Roosevelt, but it had a different feeling and I liked it. The bed was like heaven with fluffy down pillows and the sounds of Bourbon Street gently lulled you back downstairs. The Concierge... More 

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

Reading your review really made our day! Our hotel consistently strives to provide the most authentic New Orleans experience our guests have always imagined by offering the highest level of customer service possible. Inspiring comments such as yours reaffirm that we are reaching that goal, and we’re thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay. The Royal Sonesta New Orleans truly... More 

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