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“Old world comfort in the French Quarter”
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Hotel Monteleone
Ranked #10 of 162 Hotels in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence
Montgomery, Alabama
1 review
“Old world comfort in the French Quarter”
Reviewed April 4, 2014

Convenient and simple to navigate to and park in. Earl in the valet garage was helpful and knowledgeable of the area. The Carousel Bar was a regular delightful stop every day. The only drawback was street noise, but, hey, it's the French Quarter. The room was a corner room on the 7th floor; very convenient and pleasant.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review your positive stay at Hotel Monteleone! We hope to see you back in NOLA again soon!
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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed April 4, 2014

This was my first time staying at a Hotel in NOLA(I usually stay with friends). The hotel is beautiful, the staff was super helpful- from the doorman to the front desk to the concierge. They even helped me locate vegan food in the land of seafood! Dead center to everything you want, walking distance to everything. The rooms are lovely and the higher floor rooms have river views and steamboats. Everyone absolutely has to goto the Carousel Bar at least once. My only regret is I couldn't stay longer!

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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
We are so pleased that you found the Hotel Monteleone to be so comfortable, beautiful, and friendly. We certainly agree! We look forward to seeing you again soon in NOLA!
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Magee, Mississippi
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Reviewed April 4, 2014

Absolutely wonderful!!! We visit New Orleans often and have tried many hotels and The Hotel Monteleone (THM) by far surpasses them all! Your stay at THM is pure luxury and you are treated as royalty! We had room 1467 and it and the bathroom were exquisite with no imminently overlooked! The Bar is wonderful with live jazz and an awesome atmosphere; lively yet intimate and the cocktails and hors d'oeuvres couldn't have been better! The staff is outstanding, kind, helpful and devoted to you! Also ... The location is the best! I highly recommend THM!!!

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
We sincerely appreciate your positive feedback regarding your time joining us in February. We'd love to have you back for another luxurious stay at the Hotel Monteleone!
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Key West, FL
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Reviewed April 3, 2014

Just came back from a girl's weekend trip to New Orleans and we stayed at the Hotel Monteleone! I would recommend this hotel to anyone who wants a great location and wonderful accommodations! The service was top-notch from the front desk to the restaurants. And do not miss the Carousel Bar whether you are a hotel guest or not! Some of the best drinks I had on my trip! Just be sure to grab a seat early as they fill up fast..then just enjoy the ride!!

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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Monteleone and took the time to share your great experience with TripAdvisor. It sounds like the perfect girls getaway! Please return soon to the Hotel Monteleone for another great trip!
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed April 1, 2014

Keisha in the reservations dept. just helped me in a big way. Having made a booking for my Mom's birthday, I asked her for ideas to make my mother's first impression of the hotel room all the more special. She recommended I write a card and send it ahead of my mother's arrival, so that she will see the card in my handwriting (and some cake!) when she enters the room. I would never have thought of such a thing, so I am quite grateful to Keisha for her help in this matter. I would add that I've called the the Hotel Monteleone reservation desk on multiple occasions, and they have been friendly and professional every single time. Thank you! Jon

Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
Thank you so much for your comments about the luxury service you received at the Hotel Monteleone! We aim to provide each guest with the same luxurious experience you described. Please come back and visit us soon!
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed March 31, 2014

This is an elegant hotel with a down-home feel! Every staff member I ran across was extremely friendly, courteous and helpful! From Stefanie in the restaurant, to Anita the concierge, to Errin in Human Resources, if you had a need or a question, they made sure your need was met and your question was answered--you weren't pushed off to someone else.

I would have given it a 5 had the room for our large meetings not had pillars blocking the view from many places. Other than that, wonderful stay!

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 3, 2014
Thank you so much for your comments about the luxury service you received at the Hotel Monteleone! We aim to provide each guest with the same luxurious experience you described. Please come back and visit us soon!
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Reviewed March 31, 2014

I was in town with a friend on a business/pleasure trip and we had heard so many good things about this hotel. We arrived very late on a Friday and were checked immediately with Johnna giving us a welcome gift and my travel companion a package that was waiting at the hotel. The process was extremely smooth despite the hectic nature of the lobby on a busy Friday night.

The rooms are small, but the hotel is from a different era. Don't expect much more than a bed, a desk close to the bed and a TV in the room. If you prefer larger rooms, you may want to shop around. With that said, the room was very nice. The bathrooms had marble on the floor and sink and the shower (while sunken much below the bathroom floor) was satisfactory.

The only real complaints I have are less serious but significant enough to mention. First, the general public has unfettered access to the elevators at all hours of the night. You don't have to show a key card or anything to enter the hotel. If you do not call down to get your car from the valet on busier days, you'll wait for 20-30 minutes easily. That is something to be cognizant of and a mistake that we made just once.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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TheGrandDame, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Monteleone, responded to this review, April 3, 2014
We are so pleased that you found the Hotel Monteleone to be so comfortable. We certainly agree! We look forward to seeing you again soon in NOLA!
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Property: Hotel Monteleone
Address: 214 Royal Street, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-2227
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Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#2 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#2 Spa Hotel in New Orleans
#3 Business Hotel in New Orleans
#9 Family Hotel in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Monteleone 4*
Number of rooms: 570
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
It’s been said that the French Quarter begins in the lobby of the Hotel Monteleone. In fact, this venerable establishment sits majestically at the foot of Royal Street giving guests the best point of departure for all things New Orleans. Visitors need only step outside this French Quarter hotel to discover shop after shop of fabulous European antiques, estate jewelry, Oriental rugs, and art and antiquities from around the world. Quaint restaurants and specialty shops outside of this luxurious New Orleans hotel line the cobblestone French Quarter streets that lead to Jackson Square, the Old French Market and the Riverwalk where tourists and native New Orleanians stroll the levee and watch the steamboats and barges along the Mississippi River. At this New Orleans hotel, you’ll find history around every corner. ... more   less 
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