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Royal Sonesta New Orleans

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a nice hotel in a good location. Very nice pool. Great Jazz club. Ask for a room not on Bourbon street if you want to sleep without hearplugs (they are complimentary when they give you this kind of room - sic) Sadly, my ebook reader was stolen by the pool on my last day at the hotel. I reported... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz, Greetings from New Orleans. We were startled to read your review today and fear our response to your email may have been lost in delivery. Upon receiving your message, our management team investigated the matter and unfortunately were unable to locate your device. Reuniting lost articles with their rightful owners is something we take great pride and we... More 

DeLand, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just returned from Anniversary vacation and can't say how thankful I am to all the staff and the management, of the Royal Sonesta. From the very first day of arriving, we were ALWAYS greeted with a smiling friendly face. The hotel itself is beautiful and impeccably kept. The rooms were well decorated, clean, and spacious with wonderful balcony view... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear Cashmere2009, Greetings from New Orleans. It was a delight to have you and your husband join us and it’s a thrill to know that you so thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us. We appreciate your wonderful comments regarding the beauty and grandeur of the hotel and the warmth and hospitality of our team. We’re pleased to read that you... More 

Oak Brook, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just returned from New Orleans for the Labor Day holiday weekend. We have stayed at other hotels in the past, but the last 10 year we have stayed at The Royal Sonesta. It is our favorite hotel and for good reason. The hotel is perfectly located to restaurants, bars and entertainment. The newly remodeled rooms and... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Greetings WendyY60523, It’s always a treat to see you and your husband coming through our doors and we thank you for sharing a review of your most recent visit with us. We’re thrilled to be your favorite hotel in Crescent City and elated to read that Darin always makes you feel so special as guests in our R Club. It’s... More 

Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

28th Anniversary celebration. We had lived three years in N'awlins as newlyweds and often walked into the Sonesta Lobby and courtyard shade to cool off of from bourbon street saying someday ( when we can afford it) we would stay here. Great location and wonderful staff! Our three day stay starting on Saturday ( the night before a football game)... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear lacerdm, Once again, Happy Anniversary to you both and thank you for allowing us to play a small part in celebrating your twenty-eight years together. Having previously lived in New Orleans, we suspect it was a great treat to come back home and we’re delighted that we were able to welcome you. While we’re thrilled to read that so... More 

Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I honeymooned at the Royal Sonesta in July 2000.As a 50th birthday gift he brought me back to NO and the RoyalSonesta.As soon as we arrived at the hotel we inquired if Brandon Eubanks still worked here.Brandon was standing in the lobby smiling as he was 16 years ago. I pulled out pictures that we had taken... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear Brenda and Bennie, It’s reviews like yours that remind us why we’re in the hospitality industry and we are elated that you were able to come back to where it all began some sixteen years ago; and what a treat it was that despite the many years, familiar faces like Brandon were still here to welcome you back. Brandon... More 

New Orleans
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Sonesta is a little oasis within the muck of Bourbon Street. The decor, cleanliness, and quality of service are top notch. It's right in the heart of the French Quarter, yet incredibly quiet and refined. I really only had two minor nits: 1. the internet service was dreadful. 2. the windows did not open and they were not... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear diannep932, Southern Decadence is a favorite time of ours in New Orleans and we’re pleased that you and yours were able to join us for the long weekend. We’re thrilled that you enjoyed our dynamic location ad that the quality of the hotel and the service provided left you impressed. We appreciate your added feedback and apologize if you... More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Malcolm is amazing! The best treatment from staff! Great location! We had a bourbon st balcony and it was the best place to enjoy Bourbon street until the wee hours of the morning.. I'm a super light sleeper but the earplugs were perfect! I can't wait to book a return trip!

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Greetings rosalind007, Some items on the bucket list are meant to be repeated and we’re delighted to read that your experience in New Orleans is one you look forward to doing again. It was a delight to discover your review and we thank you for highlighting the hospitality of Malcolm and the rest of our team. On behalf of all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is right in the middle of Bourbon Street. The hotel was very nice. The staff was great they knew my name and always ask me if i needed anything. We stayed in one of the suites that had a spiral stairs leading up to bed. It was like a little apartment. The pool was nice, had a bar... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Dear 773craigw, Greetings from New Orleans! We’re thrilled your experience with us is one you’ll remember for years to come and we thank you for sharing those memories with us. Our Jazz Playhouse is popular with both guests and locals and we’re delighted you and yours took a moment to savor a cocktail and the melodies of the finest musicians... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I stayed at the Royal Sonesta over Labor Day Weekend (Sept 2-5). The hotel sits right on Bourbon Street in the heart of the French Quarter, and we loved the location. When we checked in we were greeted by Wade who was charming and polite and spoke to us every time he saw us in the lobby.... More 

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Management_Team_365, General Manager at Royal Sonesta New Orleans, responded to this review

Greetings from New Orleans, When we receive a review like yours it puts a smile on our face to know that you and your sister had such a wonderful New Orleans experience. We thank you for sharing the details of your visit with us and we’re thrilled to read that you experienced not just our reimagined guest rooms at the... 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 )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans is the most Authentic French Quarter Experience located on world famous Bourbon Street, within steps of world-famous restaurants, antique shops, and premier tourist attractions. A landmark in New Orleans since 1969, its atmosphere reflects a strong European influence and Southern charm, with its elegant marbled lobby, tranquil fountains and sparkling chandeliers. The 483 room hotel including 36 suites features a secluded tropical courtyard, a beautifully landscaped outdoor pool, fitness center and five unique restaurants and lounges. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Address: 300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-2213
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range: $207 - $495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Sonesta New Orleans 4*
Number of rooms: 483
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Also Known As:
Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
New Orleans Royal Sonesta
New Orleans Sonesta Hotel
Sonesta New Orleans
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#14 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#25 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#27 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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