The Southern Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Overview of The Southern Hotel

The Southern Hotel

3.5 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
428 E. Boston St, Covington, LA, 70433

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCovington Trailhead3 min walk
  • Popular LocationEgan Health Care-North Shore3 min drive
  • Popular LocationAbita Brewing Company4 min drive
  • AirportNew Orleans, LA (NEW-Lakefront)52 min drive

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About this area

Covington

Located in Covington, The Southern Hotel is in an area with good shopping. Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum is a local attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Fairview-Riverside State Park and Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Covington Trailhead - 3 min walk
  • Egan Health Care-North Shore - 3 min drive
  • Abita Brewing Company - 4 min drive
  • Pinnacle Medical Network - 6 min drive
  • Ochsner Health Center For Children - Covington - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY) - 49 min drive

Restaurants

  • Toad Hollow Cafe - 2 min walk
  • St. John's Coffee House - 3 min walk
  • Mattina Bella - 3 min walk
  • Lola - 4 min walk
  • Columbia St. Tap Room - 5 min walk

About this property

The Southern Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with fitness center and children's pool
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/cafe, and a children's pool.
The Southern Hotel offers 42 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Covington hotel provides complimentary wired Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Languages

Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Communal living room
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Yard

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: USD 25
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: USD 100

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Early check-in fee: USD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
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

Property is also known as

Southern Hotel Covington
Southern Hotel
Southern Covington
The Southern Hotel Hotel
The Southern Hotel Covington
The Southern Hotel Hotel Covington

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 195 out of 226 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 22 out of 226 reviews
4 - Good 10%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 226 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 226 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 226 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.8/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel and surrounding areas. Wonderful rooms, comfy beds, artwork, drinks at bar, pool, and restaurant.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This place was amazing. Very clean, and everything we could possibly ask for.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked that when the hotel was up-dated they kept a tie to it's history. It's a place we'll visit again when we are in the area.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Truly the most charming and beautiful property! We are so thankful to have found this little gem em route. Staff was incredibly welcoming, kind and professional. Rooms were spacious, beds super cozy and clean. Room service was delicious! Entire hotel decor is superb. We will definitely be back and recommend to everyone! Thank you, Southern Hotel, for an exceptional experience!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I had a beautiful stay! Everything about this hotel is lovely. The food at the bar was excellent, the property is peaceful and well situated in town, the pool was perfect, and the staff was accommodating. I would definitely return here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022