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Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans

4.5-star4.5 stars
300 Bourbon StNew OrleansLA70130United States of America

Luxury hotel with 4 restaurants, near Bourbon Street
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Fabulous8.8
Location
Great location
Food
Delicious food
Service
Fantastic service
Value for money
Value for money could be better
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Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans

from $169
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Interior)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony (Interior)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Bourbon Balcony)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Side Street Balcony)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (RClub)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (RClub)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed (RClub)
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Back Patio Split Level)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Pool Patio Split Level)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Corner (RClub)

What’s around Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Bourbon Street (5-minute walk)
  • Jackson Square (5-minute walk)
  • French Market (8-minute walk)
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome (12-minute walk)
  • National World War II Museum (12-minute walk)
  • Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (17-minute walk)
  • Fair Grounds Race Course (33-minute walk)
  • Tulane University (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)

Getting around

  • New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) - 25 min drive
  • New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal - 23 min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

About Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans

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 toiletries. Rooms include complimentary WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable service.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 483 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only) *

  • 1 per room (up to 30 lb)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 4 restaurants
  • 5 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Nightclub
  • Pool sun loungers
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Desire Oyster Bar - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

The Jazz Playhouse - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Le Booze - This bar serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans’s small print

Also known as

  • Royal Sonesta
  • Royal Sonesta Hotel
  • Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
  • Royal Sonesta New Orleans
  • New Orleans Royal Sonesta
  • New Orleans Sonesta Hotel
  • Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
  • Sonesta New Orleans
  • Royal Sonesta New Orleans Hotel

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Valet parking costs USD 41 per day with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Breakfast costs between USD 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 1,720 reviews

Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans
Very Good8.0
Loved it
Good vibe nice staff what you expect from a high end hotel
Hamad, us2 night trip
Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans
Very Good8.0
Great location but as such it is LOUD on the street and in the hallway. Make sure you bring ear plugs and have a White noise App on your phone.
Robert, us3 night trip
Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans
Very Good8.0
Very clean and convenient
Lawrence or Rocio, us2 night trip
Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans
Good6.0
Business conference. Only negative was bathtub didn’t drain. Gross
Karin, us1 night trip
Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans
Good6.0
Bad service
Hotel was in very good condition but dust was not helpful at all. We had to ask 3 times for the walker we had delivered. Then they handed this heavy box over the counter. No offer to deliver to our room. No sorry we didn't find it the first 2 times you asked. Terrible.
Sheri, us4 night trip

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Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans

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