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Vancouver, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed here two nights with our 6 year-old daughter. The location is pretty perfect walking distance to anywhere in the French Quarter. We even walked to the aquarium one day. The hotel is far enough away from the party areas to be quiet at night, but still close enough to all the action if that's where... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Family of 15 shared 5 rooms at Bienville House near the French Quarter. Best value for your price, with free WiFi and breakfast. Location is superb for walking around the sites you want to see around the French Quarter. Front desk staff, especially, Beverly, was gracious when checking us into the hotel. Recommend this hotel without any hesitation!

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very pleased with this hotel. The staff were great from the time of checking in to the day to day maintenance of our room. Each day house keeping cleaned our room and provided fresh towels. We had turn down service each night as well. All staff members were friendly always saying hello and good morning. All aspects of our stay... More 

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Oak Hill, Virginia, United States
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 3 spent 4 days at Bienville House over Thanksgiving. The staff was welcoming and helpful. Our room was small but we didn't spend much time there other than to sleep. Breakfast was nominal. Hotel is in a great location, near the edge of the French Quarter, close to shopping. We recommend it!

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BienvilleHouseHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Bienville House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review! Hope to see you again soon. More 

Anderson, SC, United States
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel is more home than house. Staff are friendly & knowledgeable. Location is primo. Felt like home and you CAN go home again. We certainly will! Bienville House is a perfect oasis in NOLA. Check it out!

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We're thrilled you could feel right at home with us! We hope you can stop by and see us again soon. More 

Troy, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for four days. Staff unbelievably great with a touch of southern hospitality. Stayed in room overlooking the pool. Very quiet and a nice getaway from the main street.it is a perfect location to conveniently walk to see all of the attractions in wonderful New Orleans. On the way home we are making plans to come back and... More 

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BienvilleHouseHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Bienville House, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Bienville Houseand took the time to share your great experience with TripAdvisor. Please return soon to the Bienville House for another great trip! More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the Bienville House primarily because of its location relative to the activities we had planned for this trip. Worked out perfectly. Be aware you are about a block from a working rail line, so there are occasional train whistles at night. The property is not intended to be a 5-star hotel, but is well maintained and has some... More 

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We sincerely appreciate your positive feedback regarding your visit. We'd love to have you back for another luxurious stay at the Bienville House! More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to stay. Easy walking distance to the river and French Quarter. The staff is second to none!! Extremely friendly and helpful. We stayed in a King Superior room with balcony overlooking the pool. I will definitely stay here again when in New Orleans.

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We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Bienville House! We hope you can join us again soon. More 

Mobile, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed yet another fun-filled weekend at the Bienville House, including a room with a balcony! Staff was knowledgeable about locations of other attractions and helpful getting us around to the them...... Thank you to an excellent staff and to Cynthia, at the front desk...you guys are terrific!

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We sincerely appreciate your positive feedback regarding your visit. We'd love to have you back for another luxurious stay at the Bienville House! More 

Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attention to details in the rooms creates a comfy cozy yet elegant appeal. All the staff are tremendous and know you by name. The location is across from the fire station, down the street from Southern Pralines (the best pralines in the world) and easy walking to Bourbon Street and all the action. Will stay there again and again.

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At the Bienville House, we strive to treat our guests like family and are pleased to hear you had such a wonderful experience! We hope to see you again soon! More 

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Staying in French Quarter

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just as the French Quarter is perfectly situated in the heart of New Orleans, the Bienville House New Orleans hotel is perfectly situated in the midst of the historic French Quarter. Having just completed a multi-million dollar renovation, the 83-room hotel is a truly distinctive downtown New Orleans hotel establishment.  It has a sense of style and grace only to be found in America’s most interesting city, within this New Orleans' boutique hotel accommodations in the French Quarter. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bienville House

Address: 320 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range: $137 - $375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bienville House 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
Bienville House Hotel New Orleans
Bienville Hotel New Orleans
Bienville New Orleans
Hotel Style:
#34 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#35 Business Hotel in New Orleans
#55 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
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“Decide if you would like a room with or without a window. Our suite had no windows but it was lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles ruthe12016, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Make sure you don't have an interior room if you want natural light - room 360 was lovely.”
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  • Acceptable, but quite basic
 of 5 bubbles Sue_near_Boston, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 213 is across the street from the firehouse. Good views ;-)”
 of 5 bubbles debbem2015, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“I was on the fourth floor in an area with just four room with nice outdoor sitting areas. The room was quite large, relatively quiet”
 of 5 bubbles adams9976, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“369. But, whatever, make sure you get a window”
 of 5 bubbles aghickie, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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