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Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

4.0 of 5 300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

The hotel is right on Bourbon Street...that can be a good thing or a bad thing. If I were to do it again, I would stay at one of the nice properties a block or two off the main drag. A little more quaint, quiet and clean. It is/was a grand hotel, but it's clearly showing signs of its age... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

This hotel was absolutely beautiful and the staff was very friendly, especially the doormen. They were very helpful with their recommendations. Our room had an amazing view and was very clean. For my budget, it was a bit pricey, but a fun change up from the usual place we stay.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

You can't find a better location on Bourbon Street - right in the heart of the action! The staff was very friendly, from the time we entered the hotel and throughout our stay. Our room was an interior room with a view of the courtyard, which made it quiet in the evening and night time. The Desire Restaurant had great... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Royal Sonesta in New Orleans. My room which contained 1 king size bed was clean and spacious, and the service was excellent. In the future I will definitely consider staying at the Royal Sonesta.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Although visiting for business, I had the pleasure of enjoying this wonderful hotel. From the time we arrived until the time we left we had a great stay. The staff goes above and beyond to accommodate your needs. The rooms are very nice and comfortable. I did not eat a bad meal the entire stay. You are right on Bourbon... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

My wife and just returned from The Royal Sonesta and the trip was superb ! We had an interior room on the 3rd floor and it was extremely quiet. First of all, Arika who is a member of the Front Desk staff really worked with my wife on getting us the right room. Thanks Arika ! A big shout out... More 

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Merion Station
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Our stay at the Royal Sonesta was the most wonderful hotel we have ever stayed. It was pretty close to being perfect.When you combine the French Quarter, the southern hospitality and a beautiful hotel with all the amenities you could want, you get a great vacation. I'm sure there are other excellent hotels in the quarter, but the Sonesta is... More 

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Covington, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

We enjoyed staying at the Royal Sonesta in the French Quarter of New Orleans. We were celebrating our 51 wedding anniversary and wanted to try the new restaurant, Restaurant Revolution. I highly recommend it not only for the delicious food but also for the excellent service. We will be back!

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north hollywood
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9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

Because of Hurricane Isaac, we were not able to go to the hotel as planned. However, I wanted you to know how helpful Russell Murphy, Concierges, was to us as we were planning our trip. Russell always responded quickly to our e-mail questions and concerns, helped us plan excursions for our family and assisted us in finding restaurants that would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012 via mobile

After a lot of searching for that perfect Hotel to celebrate our Anniversary we decided upon the Royal Sonesta. Although I had high expectations I was prepared for those rare snafus to occur. Needless to say, they lived up to their reputation in excellence and refinement. All staff members were extremely efficient and pleasant, the room was spacious and elegant... More 

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Colleen M, Manager at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, responded to this review

Minga, thank you for choosing to celebrate such a special occasion at the Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans. We are so happy to have provided a romantic venue in the heart of the historic French Quarter with “excellence and refinement,” and a delicious celebratory meal at either of our restaurants –Restaurant R’evolution or Desire Bistro & Oyster Bar. We appreciate... More 

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Address: 300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans 4*
Number of rooms: 483
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Also Known As:
Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
New Orleans Royal Sonesta
New Orleans Sonesta Hotel
Sonesta New Orleans
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#13 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#17 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#23 Business Hotel in New Orleans

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