Granted, the place is a little old and worn, but has its special charm and is clean. I reckon it is best value downtown New Orleans. First night I was a little cold, so I mentioned it at the front desk and Barbara went out of her way to myke my room warm and cosy. I liked the different court-yards and the old building. Look for yourself, it is worth it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Located by the French Market and Mississippi River in the heart of the French Quarter, the Hotel Villa Convento is a warm and cozy guest house, offering guests the personal service of seventh-generation New Orleanians, the Campos. Rumored to be the legendary House of the Rising Sun, this building is a Creole townhouse dating back to the 1830s. Here you can encapsulated by the sounds and smells of the French Quarter. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Convento Hotel New Orleans
- Convento New Orleans