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Royal Sonesta New Orleans

300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
+1 504 586 0300

Cheapest
rate per night

8.7

Excellent
based on 4,511 reviews
Royal Sonesta New Orleans - New Orleans, LA, United States
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.3 km
Location rating 9.2
Nearest airport New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Distance to airport 18.5 km

Rooms

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Standard rooms

$386+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$386 per night
Unknown
$411 per night
Unknown
$466 per night
Unknown
$488 per night
Unknown
$562 per night

Queen rooms

$616+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$616 per night
Queen bed
$748 per night
Queen bed
$751 per night
Queen bed
$751 per night
Queen bed
$834 per night
Queen bed
$852 per night
Queen bed
$1,227 per night

Double rooms

$482+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$482 per night
Unknown
$653 per night
Unknown
$724 per night

Luxury rooms

$326+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$326 per night

Deluxe rooms

$250+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$250 per night
Unknown
$254 per night
Unknown
$256 per night
Unknown
$261 per night
Unknown
$266 per night
Queen bed
$276 per night
Unknown
$279 per night
Queen bed
$280 per night
Unknown
$289 per night
Unknown
$305 per night
Unknown
$313 per night
Unknown
$333 per night
Queen bed
$338 per night
Queen bed
$338 per night
Queen bed
$338 per night
Queen bed
$349 per night
Queen bed
$367 per night
King bed
$378 per night
King bed
$378 per night
Unknown
$387 per night
Queen bed
$459 per night
King bed
$472 per night
Queen bed
$508 per night

Superior rooms

$176+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$176 per night

King rooms

$605+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
$605 per night
Unknown
$658 per night
King bed
$689 per night
King bed
$715 per night
King bed
$824 per night
King bed
$1,008 per night
King bed
$1,106 per night

Reviews

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beautiful hotel in 262 reviews
bed was very comfortable in 89 reviews
bourbon street in 347 reviews
construction going in 87 reviews
customer service in 51 reviews
dormer window in 11 reviews
french quarters in 10 reviews
great location in 459 reviews
jazz club in 65 reviews
noisy at night in 58 reviews
quiet room in 305 reviews
right in the middle in 21 reviews
room service in 294 reviews
staff was friendly in 363 reviews
valet parking in 42 reviews
  • Good
    Feb 2020
    6.3

    Where the hotel is really is a must. Loved the shower style and the jazz club

    It’s supposed to be a 4 star but the cleaning really isn’t matching the standards. The food is expensive and poor. Too expensive for what it really is

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    8.8

    Loved the hotel, the location was great but being on Bourbon Street did mean noise at night so our preference next time would be to stay closer to the french market. But that’s just our preference, everything else about the hotel was amazing.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10.0

    Location

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020
    10.0

    It was close what what my parents wanted..

    The shotty patch work, the keys were giving us issues.. also if you dont like/care for loud music do not stay on bourbon or conti.. 3 years ago I stayed on beinville, it was pretty quiet!

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020
    10.0

    Location and staff

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About

Overview

Royal Sonesta New Orleans is a popular AAA Four-Diamond-rated hotel and casino that is famous for its combination of elegance and Southern refinement. It is located in the heart of the French quarter and has plenty of rich colors, wrought iron balconies, and a wonderful courtyard in order to create a memorable experience for every guest.

This hotel is easily accessed from the airport by complimentary shuttle, bus, taxi, private driver, and personal transportation. It has fantastic views of the Mississippi River to the south, and is only minutes away from Lake Pontcartrain by car. The famous New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum is within walking distance, as is the Louis Armstrong Park. There are also other interesting spots that guests can get to easily, such as the Audubon Aquarium as well as a number of historical sites.

Royal Sonesta New Orleans boasts nearly 500 newly-renovated guestrooms and suites, as well as a ballroom that is an excellent choice for use to host special events, such as corporate functions, weddings, and family celebrations. Rooms come with amenities like WiFi access, spacious bathrooms, telephones with voicemail, flat-screen TVs, and excellent views of the surrounding area.

In terms of things to do at the resort, there are plenty of choices. In addition to a wonderful pool to enjoy for some fun-in-the-sun, there is the Restaurant R'evolution where world-famous chefs, John Folse and Rick Tramonto, put unique spins on classic Creole and Cajun cuisines. There are also many venues to enjoy live jazz music, as well as a premier art collection to take in, and a fitness center to access.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

based on 4,511 reviews

9.2

Location

8.7

Amenities

4.5

WiFi

4.4

Value

Things to know

  • Friendly service
  • Good alcoholic drinks
  • Great shopping

Check in

16:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Parking
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Babysitting or child care
Business centre
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Night club
Safe
Airport shuttle
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Lift
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Hairdryer
Coffee shop
Free Internet
Wedding services
Spa

FAQs when booking at Royal Sonesta New Orleans

What sets the Royal Sonesta New Orleans apart from other hotels in the area?

The Royal Sonesta New Orleans sits right on Bourbon Street, which has been an important lifeline of the area since the 18th century and oozes with history and (allegedly) ghosts of the past. The historic ambiance of the quarter allows you to imagine how life may have been a few centuries back and the themed hotel rooms create a special atmosphere to support that feeling.

What do I have to pay for parking at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

The Royal Sonesta New Orleans boasts its own parking garage which is wedged between 700 Conti and Bienville Streets. Valet parking is the only option you have and costs approximately $43 per night for standard-sized vehicles. If you opt to park your car at the safe hotel parking lot, bear in mind that the valet services may take up to 20m to park or fetch your car upon request.

Which special events happen at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

The Jazz Playhouse is the hotel’s proud entertainment establishment which gives you jazz music of the finest, combined with New Orleans inspired cocktails. The extensive and ever-changing event schedule of the club features jazz professionals who sway you into the right mood for your stay. Burlesque evenings reinstate the lascivious yet tasteful dance and music culture, which are always good for a show.

Apart from the hotel restaurant, which culinary amenities can I enjoy at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

An interactive culinary event takes place daily at the Desire Oyster Bar, where oyster enthusiasts get to enjoy freshly prepared delicacies. The restaurant features a "raw bar", which means all fish and seafood is uncooked before you can watch the excellent chefs prepare it from scratch for you to enjoy. The contemporary bar lures in with modern black and white interior for a chic ambiance while Chefs Jeff Mattia and Quinlin Williams ensure the palate experience is topnotch.

Is out-of-the-hours check-in or check-out possible at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

The hotel seeks to accommodate your wishes as often as possible. Based on their room availability, an early check-in or late check-out are therefore generally possible and should be arranged with the hotel concierge beforehand.

Does the Royal Sonesta New Orleans offer packages for couples?

Love is literally in the air with the Love Is In The Air Package that the Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers for couples. A fantastic accommodation is only part of the deal, and the party only really gets started with VIP reservation for The Jazz Playhouse and a welcome bottle of champagne to set off your time together. With daily gourmet breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres, your culinary needs are also met. If you are honeymooners who have come to enjoy the romantic mood of the city, the honeymoon suite will certainly be to your taste.

What is the best room at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

To get the full French Quarter feeling, the Bourbon Balcony Rooms promise to be a special treat. French doors swing open onto your own balcony that overlooks the signature street the hotel lies on. The newly renovated and furnished rooms, combined with the hotel’s historical remains, allow you an authentic glimpse into the quarter’s history. (Prices checked 03/06/19).

Where is Royal Sonesta New Orleans located?

Royal Sonesta New Orleans is located at 300 Bourbon Street in French Quarter, 0.3 km from the centre of New Orleans. New Orleans Musical Legends Park is the closest landmark to Royal Sonesta New Orleans.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Royal Sonesta New Orleans.

Does Royal Sonesta New Orleans offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Royal Sonesta New Orleans offer free parking?

No, Royal Sonesta New Orleans does not offer free parking.

Does Royal Sonesta New Orleans offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Royal Sonesta New Orleans does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Royal Sonesta New Orleans from the airport?

Royal Sonesta New Orleans is 18.5 km from New Orleans Louis Armstrong. Royal Sonesta New Orleans is 108.3 km from Gulfport Biloxi Regional.

Can you bring pets to Royal Sonesta New Orleans?

Yes, Royal Sonesta New Orleans is a pet-friendly hotel.

Does Royal Sonesta New Orleans have a pool?

Yes, Royal Sonesta New Orleans has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • New Orleans Musical Legends Park 28 m
  • New Orleans Pharmacy Museum 336 m
  • Saenger Theatre 0.4 km
  • Jamie Hayes Gallery 0.4 km
  • Preservation Hall 0.4 km
  • Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium 0.4 km

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Getting Around

New Orleans Louis Armstrong 18.5 km
Gulfport Biloxi Regional 108.3 km
New Orleans-Union 1.4 km
Slidell 45.2 km

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