Lovely old hotel that has been partially renovated. The staff were great and helpful, especially Robert and Kristina. Kristina gave me a very thoughtful parting gift, in lieu of missing Mardi Gras. The owners were generous to buy us a few cocktails, since there is no bar/restaurant in the hotel (also under renovations). My only drawback was the imbalance of care. The hotel is over priced for what it is now, instead of what it used to be in the old days or what it could become. For over $1600 US for 5 nights, this is what we got: the Breakfast included could be better than poor coffee with a muffin and cookies. We were practically the only guests and we booked into a tiny 'premium' King for 3 nights and moved to a more expensive cottage for 2 nights. Might have been nice to be upgraded right away and even better to their suite which at least had been renovated unlike the cottage and was the same price. Hoping they keep the old French Quarter charm and not go too modern in the future. All in all, a memorable stay. With a bit more considerate touches it could go a long way.