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The Quisby
The Quisby
2.0 out of 5.0 1225 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans
$39
4.7/5 (186 reviews)

It nice and clean. Not to far from the train station.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2019
Located in Central City, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Margaret Statue and National World War II Museum. Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Ernest N. Morial ...
City House Hostel New Orleans
City House Hostel New Orleans
2.0 out of 5.0 129 Burgundy Street, New Orleans
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$59
4.5/5 (72 reviews)

The staff are great, friendly and accommodating. Superb location and great value. I will definitely be back.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2019
Located in French Quarter, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Basin St. Station Visitor Information Cultural Center, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and National ...
Auberge Nouvelle Orleans Hostel
Auberge Nouvelle Orleans Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 1628 Carondelet/Robert C. Blakes Sr. Dr, New Orleans
$104
4.4/5 (99 reviews)

My first stay at a hostel and it was amazing. Respectful and kind people and very clean.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2019
Located in Central City, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of National World War II Museum, Lafayette Cemetery, and Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Bourbon ...
Site 61 Hostel New Orleans
Site 61 Hostel New Orleans
2.0 out of 5.0 3701 Tulane Ave, New Orleans
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4.8/5 (4 reviews)

I love this hostel! With a southern home vibe, Site 61 is surprisingly clean and spacious. The building retains an antebellum feel but because it's recently renovated so you still get the modern comfort. My favorite part about this hostel is that the hallway has eight private bathrooms, so you have ...

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2016
Located in Mid-City, this hostel is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Xavier University of New Orleans and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mercedes-Benz Superdome and National World ...
IHSP French Quarter House
IHSP French Quarter House
2.0 out of 5.0 914 North Rampart Street, New Orleans
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4.0/5 (5 reviews)

It's an interesting place and it's obvious that they care for it. It is an old building, typical for the area, so there are certain compromises that need to be made. For my visit, having the wifi go down at night until the next morning was not helpful but hopefully that's not a frequent occurrence. ...

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
Located in French Quarter, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Louis Armstrong Park, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and National World War II Museum. Ernest N. Morial ...
New Orleans Suburb Spacious 1br/1ba Suite
New Orleans Suburb Spacious 1br/1ba Suite
, Marrero
$89
Situated in Marrero, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Bayou Segnette State Park, NOLA Motorsports Park, and Oakwood Center. Ernest N. Morial Convention ...
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      What Is a Hostel?


      If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in New Orleans, a hostel in town might be a great choice. No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature the following:

      • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
      • Low prices
      • A social setting

      Hostels are a great way to stay in New Orleans for a good value, so you can save your money for exploring. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its live music venues and museums.


      Hostels in New Orleans

      Ready to book a hostel in town? These options have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to start:

      The Quisby - Located within a 10-minute walk of National World War II Museum. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a bar.

      City House Hostel New Orleans - Located within a 20-minute walk of Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Jackson Square. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers.

      Auberge Nouvelle Orleans Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of National World War II Museum. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Rooms come with coffee/tea makers.

      Site 61 Hostel New Orleans - You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking. Rooms come with showers and lockers.

      New Orleans Suburb Spacious 1br/1ba Suite - Guests can enjoy barbecue grills and air conditioning. Rooms come with towels, showers, and TVs.


      When Is the Best Time to Visit New Orleans?


      Good weather's definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that might be helpful:


      • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 76° F and nighttime temperatures average 45° F
      • April-June: 92° F is the daytime average and 57° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 93° F and nighttime averages are around 68° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 85° F during the day and 46° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 66.61 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in New Orleans?


      Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places:

      Top Sights
      • Mercedes-Benz Superdome
      • Jackson Square
      • National World War II Museum
      Natural Features
      • City Park
      • Audubon Park
      • Lafayette Square
      Cultural Attractions
      • Audubon Insectarium
      • Saenger Theatre
      • Cigar Factory New Orleans and Museum

      Overall, New Orleans is known for its:

      • Live music
      • Entertainment
      • Jazz
      • Museums
      • Historical sites
      • Bars
      • Art
      • Tours

      How to Get to New Orleans and Around the Area


      You can fly into the nearest airport in New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) away from the city center. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Train stations including New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and Slidell Station make it easy to explore more of the area.