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Royal Sonesta New Orleans places you in French Quarter, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Jackson Square and French Market. This 483-room, 4.5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a nightclub. In the historical district, it's also near Mercedes-Benz Superdome and National World War II Museum.
Enjoy dining at Desire Oyster Bar, one of 4 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with cooked-to-order breakfast, available for a fee from 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM.
All 483 recently renovated rooms provide iPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and free wired Internet keeps guests connected. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.
Royal Sonesta New Orleans features a nightclub, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Valet parking is available for USD 41 per day, and there's also limo/town car service. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, 21 meeting rooms, and conference space.
- Walking distance to Jackson Square and French Market
- Free WiFi and wired Internet in public areas
- Onsite dining
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
This New Orleans hotel is in the French Quarter on Bourbon St, 6 blocks from Jackson Square and one half-mile from Harrah's New Orleans Casino.
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans features street-level shopping, a casual oyster bar, and a gourmet restaurant serving French and Creole cuisine. Five lounges — 1 opening right onto Bourbon Street — are also featured.
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans has a 24-hour doorman, an outdoor courtyard pool, fitness center, 24-hour business center and 20 conference rooms, interior patios, and a dedicated concierge desk. A ballroom is also available and wedding services can be arranged. Free WiFi is available throughout and valet parking is provided for a daily fee.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 483
- Number of floors - 7
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of bars/lounges - 5
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Fitness facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Luggage storage
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Meeting rooms 21
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 1858
- Number of meeting rooms - 21
- Year Built 1969
- Number of restaurants - 4
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 20000
- Pool cabanas (surcharge)
- Pool sun loungers
- Shopping on site
- Smoke-free property
- Outdoor pool
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Free WiFi
Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers 483 air-conditioned 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 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.
- Premium bedding
- Designer toiletries
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Turndown service
- Daily housekeeping
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- iPod docking station
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Pillowtop mattress
Where to Eat
Desire Oyster Bar - Guests can sample fresh Louisiana seafood and Creole delicacies for lunch and dinner in this casual spot. Breakfast is served in this bistro from 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM.
The Jazz Playhouse - Dine on appetizers and sip cocktails while enjoying New Orleans' jazz talent. Open daily.
Daiquiri Delight Shop - Serves daiquiris in an ice-cream parlor setting.
Le Booze - A bar facing Bourbon Street offering cocktails, a wide variety of whiskeys, and casual fare.
Start your morning with a cooked-to-order breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.
Nearby Things to Do
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers a chemical-free, salt-based outdoor swimming pool in an enclosed courtyard. Pool cabanas and pool sun loungers are also available at a surcharge. A complimentary fitness center is also on site featuring cardio machines, built-in TVs, free weights, and strength machines.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per stay
- Dogs and cats only
- 1 per room (up to 30 lb)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
This property will charge 1-night deposit approximately 72 hours prior to arrival for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 41 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per stay
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.