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Overview of Royal Sonesta New Orleans

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
Balcony
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
3,689 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

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Highlights

Popular LocationCanal Street2 min walk
Popular LocationSaenger Theatre7 min walk
RestaurantRemoulade1 min walk
RestaurantRick's Cabaret1 min walk
AirportNew Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.)23 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Interior)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony (Interior)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Bourbon Balcony)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony (Side Street Balcony)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (RClub)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (RClub)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed (RClub)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Back Patio Split Level)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Pool Patio Split Level)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Corner (RClub)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

New Orleans

Located in New Orleans's French Quarter neighborhood, Royal Sonesta New Orleans is in the entertainment district and near a train station. Bourbon Street and Jackson Square are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit French Market. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Mercedes-Benz Superdome or Fair Grounds Race Course. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing and segway rentals/tours. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Canal Street - 2 min walk
  • Saenger Theatre - 7 min walk
  • Jackson Square - 8 min walk
  • Harrah's New Orleans Casino - 9 min walk
  • Cafe Du Monde - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal - 8 min drive
  • New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Desire Oyster Bar — 1 min walk
  • The Jazz Playhouse — 1 min walk
  • Remoulade - 1 min walk
  • Rick's Cabaret - 1 min walk
  • GW Fins - 1 min walk
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About this property

Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Luxury New Orleans hotel in French Quarter, walk to Bourbon Street
4 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 5 bars/lounges, a fitness center, and a poolside bar. All 483 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests will also find pillowtop beds, iPod docks, and 24-hour room service.
Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers 483 accommodations with iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

Valet parking: USD 25.00 per day
Parking height restrictions apply
Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11:30 AM: USD 16-20 per person
4 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
5 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness center
Nightclub
Outdoor pool
Shopping

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Free cribs/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Banquet hall
Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter/bellhop
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English

Business services

24-hour business center
Meeting rooms
Conference space (20000 square feet)

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Pool cabanas (surcharge)
Pool sun loungers
Pool umbrellas
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
In-room accessibility
Visual alarms in hallways
Well-lit path to entrance
Wheelchair-accessible business center
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
Wheelchair-accessible lounge
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
Wheelchair-accessible van parking

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Free cribs/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Separate bathtub and shower
Towels

Entertainment

Cable channels
Flat-screen TV
iPod dock

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Refrigerator

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Phone
Recycling
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 5 April 2020 to 30 June 2020 (dates subject to change).

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats only
1 per room (up to 30 lbs)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: USD 35 per day (for stays between 01 March - 05 March)
  • Resort fee (February - February): USD 35 per accommodation, per night

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

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.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • For traveler safety, the following measures are in place: social distancing measures are in place; contactless check-in and check-out are available; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 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
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Royal Sonesta
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
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New Orleans Royal Sonesta
New Orleans Sonesta Hotel
Sonesta Hotel New Orleans
Sonesta New Orleans
Royal Sonesta New Orleans Hotel
Royal Sonesta Orleans Orleans
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Royal Sonesta New Orleans and receive a full refund?
Yes, Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Royal Sonesta New Orleans cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM–7:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 30 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 75 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at this property?
Valet parking is available for USD 25.00 per day.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 4 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon.
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is this hotel located?
Located in French Quarter, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bourbon Street and Jackson Square. French Market and National World War II Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km). New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal is 21 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
2,136
4 - Good
1,068
3 - Okay
295
2 - Mediocre
117
1 - Poor
73
4.5
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

3/5

    The room was not cleaned, hair in the shower from previous travelers. The food in the restaurants was pricey but mediocre at best.

    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 9 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Desire was a fantastic breakfast place. We loved the crab Benedict! Chicken and waffles were great too!

    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The stay will Royal was a perfect 10 in every category Thank you for an awesome stay.

    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020