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Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery

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535 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 (Formerly Ambassador Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Fe, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very large room. We loved the tall ceilings, brick accent wall. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Loved the location very close to sites and easy in and out! We loved the bathroom shower and how it was decorated! Really liked the shower products.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice retro rustic hotel .... Staff was great... had a premium deluxe room in the front of the hotel very nice & clean only set back way to much traffic noise... most of the common areas were a little worn and dirty could have been better wake up (manager) all in all good stay

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Houston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The short of it is this: This hotel is fantastic. The rooms are fantastic, and so is the lobby, the location, the restaurant (Compere Lapin) and the staff. The long of it is this: the staff was fantastic about everything from super (and I mean SUPER) late checkout to leaving new towels outside the room when we hung the Do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

LOVED this hotel! Beautiful, old timey building! Great customer service! Right in the heart of downtown New Orleans, could walk to just about everything! About a 20 min walk to the Superdome, French quarter, etc... The only thing I didn't like was it didn't have a pool (but we really didn't have time to swim, so it's good) or that... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your visit - looking forward to having your pup with you when you return. John More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I flew from overseas for a TDY in Mississippi and drive here for the weekend. I found this hotel online and it was available for the dates I needed. This place is true to the pictures and has an awesome industrial feel to it. It reminds me of apartments in New York City. The staff is incredibly friendly and so... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. I hadn't heard the expression TDY since I was a kid and my dad was in the military - we're glad you took some time to visit us. Come see us again soon. John More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A cool hotel can make a cool city even cooler. The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery added the frosting to the cake that is New Orleans. This space has a fantastic restaurant on site, a bar stocked with great libations, an amazing coffee bar featuring coffee from French Truck (the best roaster in New Orleans), a hip, quiet lobby... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Appreciate the comments and the recommendation. We hope you make it back soon. John More 

Austin, Texas
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is super cool. Loved the architecture and mix of old, vintage, industrial and modern. Service was friendly. Coffee at the bar in the morning was excellent, so were their pastries. The room was large and the beds very comfortable. This is a funky joint. Definitely not a chain. The quirks are endearing. It is a good long 10... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. Ten minutes in this heat can certainly be a hike, but glad you got out and enjoyed New Orleans. We'll see you next time! John More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing stay at the Old No. 77! As soon as we arrived we received a lovely introduction and several tips of what's there to do in the area. The stuff was very friendly answering all our questions throughout the stay. The first room must have been right under the A/C on the roof which was a little... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review - we appreciate the kind review and the recommendation. John More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed at this lovely hotel, but encountered an issue the morning I checked out. The hotel mgr and staff were very eager to assist me and ensure my stay ended on the best note possible. Since my stay, there has been much appreciated follow up from the hotel and I am glad to say everything has been made... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, much appreciated. John More 

Nice, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a WONDERFUL stay my first two days in New Orleans for the 2015 Kappa Alpha Psi Conclave. I arrived before my party and stayed two days at the Old No. 77. It was chic, clean, quiet and centrally located. I had a wonderful time, so wonderful that when my flight was overbooked, and I had to stay another... More 

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GM_AMB, General Manager at Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind comments - so glad you enjoyed the hotel and your visit. I'm looking forward to sharing your comments with Kizzy. Thanks and come see us again soon. John More 

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