Room type

Loft, 1 King Bed (Studio)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelNew Orleans hotel, 2.5 blocks from French Quarter

Soho comes to NoLa

This ultramodern New Orleans hotel, offering Soho-style lofts, and lies 2 blocks from the French Quarter, 5 blocks from Ernest N Morial Convention Center, and 9 blocks from artsy Jackson Square.

Private grotto room

Loft 523 New Orleans is a former dry-goods depot with minimalism meets Soho chic, where cast-iron columns and tin tiles grace the streamlined lobby and the intimate bar harbors a hidden grotto room.

Lofty ambitions

Loft 523 New Orleans offers uplifting, chic decor in the 18 spacious lofts, which offer floor-to-ceiling windows, Agape spoon tubs, surround-sound stereo systems, cordless phone, speakerphone, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed until further notice:
  • One of the dining venues

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This upscale boutique hotel, once a dry-goods warehouse, mixes vintage with modern furnishings. The hotel caters to the entertainment industry and attracts popular entertainers. Loft 523 has distinguished itself with rarefied, private accommodations just 2 blocks from the French Quarter.

Uplifting design is the key to this sophisticated hotel, including signature copper-plated doors; elevators lined with tin-ceiling material; and photos by local artists. Valet parking is available (surcharge). 24-hour fitness facilities are available at the nearby International House.

Seating in Loft 523's hip bar includes low-profile sofas and floor pillows and the bar's grotto room is hidden behind an old fire door.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 18 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

Loft 523 bar and Grotto Room - Bar with low-profile sofas, floor pillows, and an intimate ambience. The Private grotto room is hidden behind an old fire door.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 32 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 200 per accommodation, per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 200 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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