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Prytania Park
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1525 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130   |  
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Ranked #67 of 154 Hotels in New Orleans
Brisbane, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
15 hotel reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Charming”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We stayed for 6 nights while attending a conference.

Room was charming with exposed brick walls and timber floor. Own private bathroom (small).

Top floor location with street views from bedroom window.

Situated in Garden District with some beautiful homes nearby - you may even spot a celebrity home or two.

Staff friendly and service excellent.

Would stay there again.

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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

The staff was friendly and pleasant, and the rooms are clean, well-maintained, and delightful. Beautiful exposed brick in my room. The breakfast is heavy on sugar and short on protein, and the bathroom walls are peeling, but for the price, it's still a great bargain. While I was there, the streetcar line was being refurbished, so it was necessary to ride a bus to the streetcar (easy enough to do). When the work is done it will be even more delightful, because being half a block from the streetcar makes everything really easy to get to.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

I stayed here recently for 5 nights with friends and really chuffed that I found this place!
It's nice to stay away from the French Quarter to get a taste of other parts of New Orleans and this hotel didn't disappoint! Very clean, comfy rooms in a pretty courtyard.

Free wi-fi and refreshments available in reception all day every day. Our breakfast was continental, the one thing i would recommend would be to ask for a room on any floor but the ground because breakfast is served in the courtyard between 7-9am so you'll have people walking about and eating not far from your door every morning if you're on the ground floor! Our room was also next to an ice dispenser!! Which i thought wasn't thought out at all - that machine shouldn't be next to a bedroom!

All in all though i would definitely stay here again...it takes about 20 minutes to walk to the French Quarter which we did everyday and we didn't mind that, otherwise 5mins on the tram (except the trams weren't running during our stay so we used the bus which was very regular).
Area is very safe too. A lovely hotel that i would return to!

Room Tip: Get a room on the first or second floor - breakfast is served on the ground floor right outside the...
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Orlando, Fl
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Stayed here on the weekend before Halloween. Nice hotel with very comfy beds. The hotel was very clean and well maintained for an older place. The room had a nice layout for sleeping in close quarters. The neighborhood around the hotel looks like it was going through some renovation and updates. This hotel is close to Magazine St. and a few little coffee houses, so that is nice. To anyone who complains about New Orleans, this is an old town with older style hotels. The room is as clean and modern as it can get in an old city like this, so I think this hotel is doing a great job of maintaining this "old world" charm. Come to New Orleans expecting a unique and warm southern experience. On a side note, the street car in this area is out of use during construction in Oct 2012, so plan ahead for transportation or take the bus in the area. I liked this hotel and slept very well (I'll say that again...) The enclosed parking lot is nice and it felt very safe too.

Room Tip: I stayed in a room with a full size bed, but for a couple, I would get a queen size bed next time.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Hotels3, General Manager at Prytania Park, responded to this review, November 5, 2012
I would like to THANK YOU for your wonderful and spot on review of our property and your appreciation for the way things were years gone by. To the readers, Yes, Prytania Park has 2 different parts to the property, The Historic Victorian building, and the Contemporary Side. The former ispart of our property which is older, but when reading our room descriptions from the websites, when you see "Old World Charm", and Circa 1840's, one must expect some "aged" ambiance and "aged physical facilities". It does not mean we are old and dirty, but just well seasoned. These rooms are not the typical square box, perfect sheetrock wall, that look like the room next door, this "Old World Charm" building has 13 rooms, and 13 different footprints and designs with hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, antique reproduction furnishings, and very high ceilings.

We look forward to having you back again, and next time, a Queen size bed for you.

A Beintot,
Dori
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

We stayed here for three nights on our arrival from Europe. It did not live up to expectations. The room was 'tired' and the air conditioner so noisy that we had to turn it off to get some sleep. The room we occupied was at the base of an outside stairway and we could hear every person going up or down. There was an outside light over the stairway that lit our room through the fly window over our door. It is listed as a boutique hotel. To me it has more the motel feel about it. The breakfast was minimal, juice, coffee, Bagel and Danish pastries, not much else. The young lady on reception was very nice and helpful and if not for her I would recommend to look elsewhere especially as the three nights cost in excess $375.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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KIRKLAND
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

Stayed at the hotel for 5 nights and it was a great value. There were four of us and we shared a room with a loft that had queen beds. The beds were very comfortable and the room well furnished. The bathroom was small but the sink was separate which was very convenient. A continental breakfast was served in the courtyard and was adequate but did get a little boring since the same things were served all 5 days. The location of the hotel was very convenient, close to the French Quarter (a 5 minute drive) and the freeway. The cable cars were not running, if they had been we would have taken them to the French Quarter. Next time I go to New Orleans I will stay there again.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Deep South
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 hotel reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

My daughter and I went to New Orleans for her 21st birthday and stayed here. Nice, clean room, good choices for breakfast and quiet. We had breakfast every morning in the courtyard. Close by to restaurants and transportation. The street car was down for work while we were there, but the bus was easy to catch and a stop was close by. There is a Walgreens in walking distance where you can purchase Jazzy passes for unlimited rides on the buses and street cars during your stay. There was plenty of parking, but we took the train down. The parking is free which isn't the norm for most hotels in New Orleans. You are in walking distance to the WWII museum and the Confederate Museum. Our cab fee from the Amtrak station was $10 flat rate. We liked our stay well enough that we have booked two rooms for spring break and the whole family is coming down. This is a nice place if you like something different than chain hotels. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to a friend.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1525 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
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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 Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#11 Best Value Hotel in New Orleans
#50 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#52 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Prytania Park 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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