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BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3636 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115-4690   |  
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Ranked #38 of 154 Hotels in New Orleans
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Very enjoyable Stop”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Very nice hotel in nice comfortable garden district. My spouse and I took every opportunity to learn what we could in this fabulous part of the U.S. and at the end of the day we were rewarded by friendly staff and cozy clean and secure accommodation. I recommend this location because of its proximity to most other attractions. Very easy public transportation without all the hassle. Relax at the bar downstairs and enjoy the evening with new friends. Arrived in town quite early and were given access to parking and early check in, with a great smile and willingness to give direction on area attractions.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

We couldn't have asked for a more peaceful and relaxing location...great hotel breakfast bar, beautiful homes in the area, nice restaurants within walking distance, wonderful new Fresh Market grocery right down the street and a drug store. The desk clerk, Janea was an absolute doll and so very helpful!!! We all thought she was just the best!!! I have to say we did smell a slight "cooking odor" when we entered the hallways on arrival...but it never really bothered us. People need to get over themselves...I can't believe they would mark this great hotel down just because of that!!! Get real!!! We will definitely stay here again!!!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Arlington, TX
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Came to New Orleans for our Anniversary trip. So glad we decided on the St. Charles Inn. Great location, beautiful neighborhood, easy trolley ride to Canal St and anywhere along St. Charles St. Nice restaurants, bars close. Had a nice run on the trolley tracks on morning. Hotel was older but well maintained and clean. Staff was courteous, breakfast was good. Gated, free parking was nice. Would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

This hotel has a great location and all of the amenities to make my stay comfortable. Special thanks to the night staff with my late arrival and early morning cab to the airport! I was in town for a wedding and was able to get a reasonable rate on a very busy weekend. Keep it up!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

First impression - WOW!, Upon arrival the staff couldn't have been more friendly, helpful, and courtious. The staff new enough about the city they could suggest places to visit and places to eat. The hotel is located in what they call "UP TOWN", and is a very nice area, joggers, bikers, etc. The trolley stop is a half block away. Parting impression - WOW!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

The hotel is located in an interesting area of ​​New Orleans, with easy travel across town to a tourist region. At the time we went to town, the trams were not moving to the center (do not understand why). The hotel has good facilities but a bit outdated, but the service is far from receptive. This must be taken into account, especially if you're in a city where people expect joy and welcome. A good score is in the gated parking and secure the power options and a few blocks from the hotel. The rooms are basically four people comfortable.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Houston, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012 via mobile

This place was a perfect spot due to its location. It was right in front of the trolley that you can take to the zoo or french quarter. It seems to be in a safe area we never once felt threatened. They have gated parking that only has 23 spots so get there early! We didn't and had to park around the corner at a hospital parking garage which they (Hotel) paid for. They have a restaurant right next door if you don't wanna go to far to grab a bite. They also have a wine bar a block away if that's your thing. The area is also very nice to take a stroll or go jogging down St. Charles. The room we stayed in wasn't very big, but fine just for us. They did have a microwave and mini fridge which helped us out. Beds were comfortable and the room was very clean no issues. The safe in the room got locked by my little girl and we didn't know the code to unlock it and we called the front desk and she came up to unlock it for us at 10:30 at night which I thought was very nice of her. The elevators were tiny, but fast. They had a awesome breakfast which was included in the hotel price which was very good with lots of variety eggs, sausage, toast, waffles, cereals and more. Lots of juices, coffee and milk. Kids really enjoyed it. I wouldn't hesitate recommending this hotel to anyone coming to visit New Orleans! Loved it!

  • Stayed August 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 3636 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115-4690
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#31 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#44 Business Hotel in New Orleans
#49 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This charming New Orleans Garden District hotel is located on historic St. Charles Avenue and provides convenient access to the French Quarter, the Super Dome, The WWII Museum, and the Aquarium of the Americas. Situated in historic uptown New Orleans near the beautiful Garden District, the Hotel is an easy streetcar ride away from Audubon Zoo and is the closest hotel to Tulane and Loyola Universities. The BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn is the ideal getaway destination.Enjoy convenient access to many local attractions when staying at this Louisiana hotel such as the New Orleans Art District, the French Quarter and several nearby museums. Hotel guests will also be close to a variety of outdoor activities such as biking, horseback riding, golf, hiking and fishing. Each of the 40 well-appointed guest rooms comes equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, cable television and wireless high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests are welcome to a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast each morning. Other hotel amenities include a state-of-the-art exercise facility, business center, and free parking. The BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn is conveniently located directly on the streetcar line to provide convenient transportation to other areas of Louisiana. Take a ghost tour of some of the many historical cemeteries nearby or spend an afternoon in the City Park. Families especially will enjoy visiting the Audubon Park & Zoo or the Aquarium of the Americas. Both Tulane University and Loyola University are within one and a half miles of the hotel, making the BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Charles Inn ideal lodging for those visiting students. New Orleans also hosts a variety of events year round such as JazzFest, Mardi Gras and several major sporting events ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus St. Charles Hotel New Orleans
Best Western New Orleans
New Orleans Best Western

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