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Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans *

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Location
United States › United States › Louisiana › New Orleans › French Quarter
Type
Resorts
Location Details
Located in the heart of the French Quarter on world famous Bourbon Street.
General Information
The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans displays a timeless elegance and refinement reminiscent of its European counterparts. With traditional gabled windows, French doors and wrought-iron lace balconies, the hotel is distinctively European and unmistakably New Orleans.

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Room Details

Charming gabled windows, French doors and wrought-iron balconies create a wonderful sense of place within this elegant hotel. Offering spacious, comfortable and smoke-free guest rooms (including 25 specialty suites and the RClub), each room has a view of the French Quarter, or for a more tranquil experience, request one of our interior rooms facing the pool and patio. Our RClub Concierge Floors, a hotel within a hotel, offer upgraded rooms, amenities, services and a relaxing private lounge serving morning breakfast and evening cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.
The Royal Sonesta surrounds guests with the latest amenities, including flat screen TV, desk with complimentary wireless Internet, mini-bar, in-room movies and video games, pillow top mattresses and king size pillows, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and make-up mirrors, and in-room electronic safe.

Suite Details

Jacuzzi Suite These five newly renovated single room Jacuzzi Suites are enormous, with extra large seating areas, bathrooms and closets. The highlight of course is your own private Jacuzzi — which melts your cares away. Available with a king bed.
Split Level Suite These eight unique suites feature a parlor and bedroom separated by a spiral staircase. With two locations — three have French doors that overlook the pool, while the remaining five feature secluded patios perfect for entertaining. Each provides a unique sense of tranquility in the heart of the bustling French Quarter.
Junior Suite These four single room Junior Suites are anything but… with extra large seating areas, bathrooms and closets. These suites are available with either a king bed or two doubles.
Bourbon Balcony Entertainment Suite The six Bourbon Balcony Entertainment suites are a favorite for small groups and hospitality functions, and are located on the second and third floors of the hotel. With French doors that open onto spacious, covered, wrought iron balconies that wrap around the building, these rooms face Bourbon, Conti or Bienville Streets. With either one or two bedrooms attached to a parlor, these coveted suites have wet bars and plenty of space for receptions accommodating 50 to 150 people — with a bird’s eye view of the one of most famous streets in the world.
Honeymoon Suite Nestled away on the fourth floor with French doors opening to overlook the interior of the hotel — and its lush tropical courtyard, the honeymoon suite is everything a honeymoon suite should be. With its romantic canopy bed, the room boasts a dining area, dressing room, wet bar and Jacuzzi, with all upholstery and accents in coordinating tones of cream, gold and beige.

Guest Services

Services include a Concierge Center, Room Service, a Safe Deposit Box, Translation Assistance, and a Travel Agency. The Fitness Room features the latest in Cybex equipment. The outdoor swimming pool, Oasis Pool Bar, and cabana spa services are located on the 3rd floor Terrace area. Airport Shuttle provides private shuttle service to and from the hotel, 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Taxicab service is also available. Limousine and car service may be arranged through the concierge. The hotel has a covered parking garage and valet service. Group transportation can be arranged by Conference Services or Concierge as a bus permit must be obtained for passenger busses to enter the French Quarter.

Restaurants

Desire Bistro & Oyster Bar, a street-side bistro overlooking Bourbon Street, offers breakfast, lunch and dinner serving traditional New Orleans favorites such as Jambalaya, Red Beans and Rice and Roast Beef Po-Boy Sandwiches.
PJ's Coffee Cafe offers an array of specialty coffee drinks brewed with New Orleanians favorite locally roasted coffee as well as light breakfast and lunch fare including salads and hot panini sandwiches.
Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse offers live Jazz, 7 nights a week on our lobby level.
Restaurant R'evolution, a collaboration of award-winning chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto, offering imaginative reinterpretations of classic Cajun and Creole cuisine for Dinner nightly, Lunch (Wednesday-Friday) and Sunday Jazz Brunch.
Le Booze on Bourbon A favorite meeting place for locals to meet and greet — in one of the best spots on Bourbon Street. A selection of mild, medium and full-bodied cigars is available from our humidor.

Nearby Attractions

The French Quarter, Jackson Square, French Market, Jackson Brewery, Aquarium of the Americas, Harrah’s Casino, Natchez Riverboat, Audubon Zoo and Mississippi River Cruises, Historic New Orleans Collection, Louisiana State Museum, Mardi Gras World, National WWII Museum, New Orleans Museum of Art, Historic Garden District and much more. The hotel’s concierge can assist you with additional suggestions and arrange for tours.

Honeymoon Information

From elegant receptions to custom designed wedding cakes, fabulous floral creations to romantic bridal suites, trust Sonesta to simplify your planning and make your wedding day everything you have ever dreamed. Consistently ranked among the best in the city, weddings at the Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans set a new standard in romantic elegance. Known for its exceptional style and service, this quintessential New Orleans hotel offers timeless grace, and culinary experiences that are truly expressions of love. In Sonesta tradition, we can design weddings and receptions from small, intimate occasions to the most lavish affair. Offering the highest degree of personal service from a team of warm and wonderful wedding planners, we create uniquely personal events, from bridal showers and rehearsal dinners to bachelor or bachelorette parties.

Other Information

20,000 square feet of function space and 20 meeting rooms can accommodate groups up to 700 guests. The Grand Ballroom, with 5,000 square feet, is divisible into two sections. For additional meeting space and courtyard access, the Fleur De Lis Suite offers 1,800 square feet of intimate space for private functions. A dedicated convention services and catering team is available to attend to all special event details. Executive-level meetings can be conducted in the hotel’s state-of-the art Board Room that features the latest in broadcast and telecommunications technology. A full-service A/V production company is available on site. The newly appointed Business Center and Kiosk station located on the lobby level offers 24-hour accessibility for the business traveler on the road

Land price is per person based on double occupancy (unless noted) for select travel dates shown. Air-inclusive vacations are for gateways noted. Rate quoted includes government-imposed fees and taxes and any necessary currency exchange rates. Rate is current when priced, at the time you purchase your vacation, rate may be higher. Rate does not include any applicable daily resort or facility fees (and in Europe, city tourist taxes) payable directly to the resort at check-out; such fees will be advised at the time of booking. Subject to availability and change; certain restrictions and black out dates may apply. Additional airline restrictions may apply, contact the airline directly with questions.

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