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Inn at the Old Jail

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Terrace/patio
Terrace/patio
Double Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Private Bathroom | Hypo-allergenic bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Double Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Private Bathroom | Hypo-allergenic bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Inn at the Old Jail

Inn at the Old Jail

3.5 star property
3.5-star guesthouse, convenient for Canal Street

10.0/10 Exceptional

72 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
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2552 St Philip St, New Orleans, LA, 70119

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Mid-City District
  • Canal Street - 23 min walk
  • Bourbon Street - 27 min walk
  • Jackson Square - 30 min walk
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome - 34 min walk
  • Harrah's New Orleans Casino - 41 min walk
  • French Market - 11 min drive
  • Cafe Du Monde - 11 min drive
  • Frenchmen Street - 7 min drive
  • Smoothie King Center - 9 min drive
  • Tulane University - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) - 25 min drive
  • New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Crescent City Steak House - 3 min walk
  • Willie Mae's Scotch House - 5 min walk
  • Pagoda Cafe - 7 min walk
  • Dooky Chase - 8 min walk
  • Pal's Lounge - 10 min walk

About this property

Inn at the Old Jail

Inn at the Old Jail features a rooftop terrace and puts you within a 10-minute drive of Canal Street and Bourbon Street. Free perks include WiFi, self-parking and self-service breakfast daily between 6:00 AM and noon. A terrace and a garden are other highlights. The comfortable beds and size get good marks from fellow travellers.

Languages

English, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 9 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 1 PM until 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and an access code; your host will greet you
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 4 children (6 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site
  • Free off-site parking nearby
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free self-service breakfast each morning 6:00 AM–noon
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

Services

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Built in 1902
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 30.0 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property does not have lifts.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Inn at the Old Jail Guesthouse
Inn at the Old Jail New Orleans
Inn at the Old Jail Guesthouse New Orleans

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Inn at the Old Jail?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Inn at the Old Jail?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Inn at the Old Jail?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Inn at the Old Jail?
You can check in from 1 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Inn at the Old Jail?
No, this guest house doesn't have a casino, but Fair Grounds Race Course (16-min walk) and Harrah's New Orleans Casino (11-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Inn at the Old Jail and nearby?
Inn at the Old Jail has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Inn at the Old Jail?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Willie Mae's Scotch House (5-min walk), Pagoda Cafe (7-min walk) and Dooky Chase (8-min walk).
What's the area around Inn at the Old Jail like?
Inn at the Old Jail is a short 16-minute walk from Fair Grounds Race Course and 8 minutes' walk from Degas House Historic Home Courtyard and Inn. Travellers say that the area is safe.

Reviews

10.0

Exceptional

10.0/10

Cleanliness

10.0/10

Staff & service

9.6/10

Amenities

10.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.9/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Patrick, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Everything was unique at this property and it’s a true gem! We appreciate the hospitality!
david, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

I can’t say enough good things about the Inn! The Innkeeper, Todd, was awesome! He took us on a tour of the Inn sharing all the buildings history. I enjoyed seeing all the antiques throughout the Inn. The neighborhood was quiet and away from the crowds, but only a 10 minute drive from all the action of New Orleans. The rooms were clean, spacious and comfortable. I highly recommend this place. I will stay here again the next time I’m in town.
Kelsey, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

5-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very unique spot. Owner was very attentive to your needs and always making sure you are armed with information as you head out into the streets of NOLA.
David, 5-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic!
We had an amazing stay! Todd was a terrific host who was really attentive to our comfort and took time to get to know us. He gave great advice on places to visit and to eat. We loved the tour of this incredible, historic building, which is stunning. We highly recommend pausing each morning to enjoy coffee on the rooftop deck! We couldn't have chosen a better place to stay.
Andrea, 5-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Absolutely wonderful host! Welcoming, offered great recommendations and made us feel right at home!
Patricia, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Lovely place to stay, with very thoughtful innkeepers! Highly recommend
ROBYN, 8-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The property is full of rich history. The owners are very sweet and accommodating and helpful.
Patrick, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Slightly off the beaten path but worth it. Owners take pride in the property and show it. Common areas are extremely clean, very functional and thematically appropriate. Bed was comfy with great pillows. Owners provide water bottles and snacks. Would have to take me away in handcuffs to stay somewhere else. Just a very cool place at a reasonable price. Would stay again! As for the tour!
Pamela, 3-night romance trip
Verified Orbitz guest review