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Royal Sonesta New Orleans
Best Designer Vibe

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

£166+

Overall guest ratings

8.8/10 Excellent
Based on 2,471 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 9.2
  • 6.3
  • 6.1

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Good alcoholic drinks
  • Great shopping
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    The Royal Sonesta Hotel, located on world-famous Bourbon Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana, exudes European style and Southern charm. Jackson Square, where street performers, tarot-card readers, artisans and other entertainers ply their trades, is located 6 blocks from the hotel.

    Hotel Features.

    The seven-story Royal Sonesta Hotel is built in traditional French Quarter style, with gabled windows, French doors, courtyards, and wrought-iron balconies where a passing parade of world travelers along Bourbon Street can be viewed, especially during Mardi Gras. Desire Oyster Bar opens directly onto Bourbon Street and emits an Old French diner vibe. The Jazz Playhouse hosts live music every night. A 24-hour, staffed business center offers fax and photocopy services for a fee. A total of 20,000 square feet (1858 square meters) of function space accommodates events. WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Recreational amenities include a courtyard with a year-round outdoor pool, and a complimentary, limited-hour fitness facility with cardiovascular equipment and free weights. Valet parking is available (surcharge) and a doorman is available 24-hours.

    Guestrooms.

    The Royal Sonesta Hotel offers 483 guestrooms, many facing Bourbon Street or the inner courtyard. Select rooms feature gabled windows, French doors and wrought-iron balconies. Beds consist of pillowtop mattresses, 450-thread-count sheets, colorful throws and down duvets. Accommodations contain minibars and coffeemakers. Bathrooms feature granite-topped vanities stocked with complimentary Crabtree & Evelyn® toiletries. Rooms include complimentary WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable service.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Restaurant
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Night club
    • Free Internet
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 2,471 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      8.8 "88% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.9 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      10.0 "100% said it was a stylish hotel."
      7.0 "70% thought, the hotel was modern."
      7.3 "73% thought the hotel was luxurious."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
      9.3 "93% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.1 "81% were impressed by the valet service."
      8.8 "88% said the recreation staff was great."
      7.4 "74% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.2 "Management was excellent, said 92%."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% found the balcony ok."
      6.0 "60% said the view was so-so."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the furniture was functional."
      5.0 "50% thought the kitchenette was ok."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.1 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.0 "80% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 1,902 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      9.0 "90% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.1 "71% were happy with the room service."
      7.8 "78% were impressed by the valet service."
      8.9 "89% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      7.0 "70% said rooms were clean."
      6.4 "Only 64% found the balcony ok."
      5.5 "55% said the view was so-so."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.1 "Value below average."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 370 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."

    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 74 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    • 8.5 "Bar is amazing."
      8.5 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 85%."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the noise level was all right."

    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 123 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
      7.3 "73% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Good alcoholic drinks"
    "Great shopping"
    "Friendly service"
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