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Royal Sonesta New Orleans

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We had a mini getaway last weekend and were fortunate to stay at the Royal Sonesta. It is a beautiful hotel and is well kept. You would think that being off Bourbon it would bring noise and mess but it actually did not. It was...More

Thank Heidi B
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

New Orleans' treasure. Storied historic hotel with rooms and balconies overlooking Bourbon Street where you open the balcony double doors and invite the spirit of the town in along with the night air. True to the city's La Nouvelle-Orléans influence, the grand lobby is replete...More

5  Thank arikkatzenberg2014
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New OrleansResponded December 4, 2017

Dear Arik, We love hearing from guests who are enamored in New Orleans as we are, and we’re thrilled that you enjoyed the festive vibe of your time here in the French Quarter. Danielle is one of the many gems on our team, and we...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hotel I chose mainly because it was refurbished recently and it was among the options in the French Quarter the best value for money. I liked its location that I could easily move and walk around the french quarter and have my Room right...More

Thank HelenBorda
Response from Management_Team_247, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New OrleansResponded yesterday

Dear HelenBorda, We thank you for sharing this review and for choosing us on your quest to enjoy a completely immersive New Orleans experience. Our central location makes us the perfect choice for guests looking to explore all that the French Quarter has to offer...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently stayed at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans this past weekend along with 3 other couples. We went for a friend's 40th birthday and the trip/hotel did not disappoint. We were greeted by the friendliest valet/ baggage carriers who assisted us with our luggage....More

1  Thank lissy08152016
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New OrleansResponded 2 days ago

Dear lissy08152016, We love when we have the opportunity to commemorate such wonderful occasions with our guests and we thank you for choosing us to celebrate with. There is so much to explore in the Crescent City, and many great sites await just beyond our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to add night to our trip, and transferred from Hotel Monteleone to Royal Sonesta to check it out. The pool area is amazing. And surprisingly quiet, considering the hotel is in the heart of the French Quarter.More

Thank Aldchitown
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New OrleansResponded 2 days ago

Dear Aldchitown, We thank you for sharing this review and are thrilled to have been your choice as you extended your New Orleans getaway for one more night. It warms our hearts to learn that you felt so at home and perfectly enjoyed your stay....More

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Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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$206 - $571 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#11 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#11 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#25 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#27 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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$206 - $571 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#11 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#11 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#25 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#27 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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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
...More
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Lisa S
January 7, 2018|
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Response from DJH315 | Reviewed this property |
I did see people smoking but cannot verify that it is 'allowed'. I know the rooms prohibit smoking absolutely.
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Rich B
December 19, 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Mgr_365 | Property representative |
Thank you for the great question, Rich! While the city’s street improvement project is still taking place on Bourbon Street, we’re happy to report that work on the 300 block, where we are located, has come to an end, and we... More
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kstack1885
December 11, 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Mgr_365 | Property representative |
Dear Kim, We love celebrating special occasions and would be honored to host you and your fiancé for your romantic getaway! While the city’s street improvement project is still taking place on Bourbon Street, we’re happy... More
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"If you don't want the Bourbon street noise make sure to ask for a room away from the noise."
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"Splurge for the R-Club floor. It is worth it for the hot breakfast and happy hour included in the price..."
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"Do not get a room that over looks Bourbon Street. You will never sleep."
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