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The Pelham Hotel is in the heart of what you come to New Orleans for. Only minutes from the French Quarter, Harrah's Casino, the Riverwalk and the Warehouse District, distinctive styling, uncompromised convenience and a friendly staff await you. Historically located on a site that was formerly the plantation of Jean Baptist Lemoyne de Bienville, founder of New Orleans, the Pelham Hotel offers a grand scale of personal service and attention to detail in an intimate boutique setting reminiscent of old-world European grace. The hotel offers the luxurious living standards of elegant New Orleans combined with personal attention and an unwavering commitment to your happiness. This historic landmark hotel offers 60 uniquely appointed guestrooms featuring grand 18-foot ceilings, original old brick walls, crown molding and 10-foot-tall windows. Each room is fitted in imported white linens, duvets and antique furnishings. In-room amenities include a self-programmable safe, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and radio alarm clocks with iPod/MP3 connections. Marble floors, granite vanity tops and curved shower rods adorn each bathroom. Adjacent to the Pelham Hotel is the highly acclaimed Ruby Slipper Restaurant, featuring local flavors such as BBQ Shrimp & Grits and Bananas Foster Pain Perdu along with traditional favorites for breakfast and lunch. Surf the web or catch up on some work with peace of mind as all guests of the Pelham Hotel can enjoy free wireless Internet access! Hotel is 100% Smoke-Free.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Refrigerator in room
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
205Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
92Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title might suggest that this area is all about business and little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you away from the Central Business District. The CBD offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts District and Tremé, with the river at its eastern extreme, this hub for sports, gaming, shopping, theatre, family-friendly activities, and amazing regional cuisine makes a smart base wherever your interests lie.
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Charming hotel with excellent service especially the valet service for the car , cost $38 but worth it as being in the centre of the city would be a challenge to drive and park the car especially when unfamiliar with the traffic directions. Clean spacious room well equipped and
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We enjoyed the trip and saw some great fields of agricultural products. I will come back in another trip and Hopefully be able to enjoy the town more instead of doing business. The food was great but really two meals a day Was the way to go
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This is a beautiful hotel. Our room was clean and comfy. The staff was very helpful and friendly. We normally like to stay on the other side of Canal, but this is still a great location. The only negative (and it wasn't terrible) was the enormous pile of trash on the sidewalk.
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A beautiful, small hotel in the heart of the French Quarter Great decor and lovely rooms 2 mins walk from Bourbon Street but as it's off the main road (Canal Street) it's very quiet Service was very pleasant No dining facilities but Ruby Slipper next door for great breakfast and
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We went there for the Mardi Gras and since most hotels are already booked and prices were rediculisly high we opted for this hotel. Location: it is great!! Literately one block away from canal street and great location for the parade very near to the routes. Room: it was small
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The Standard King Room at The Pelham Hotel
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The Standard Double Room at The Pelham Hotel
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The Interior Queen Room at The Pelham Hotel
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How far away is the hotel from the cruise port? Is there a shuttle that will take you to there?
The hotel does not have a shuttle. But the front desk can arrange transport to the cruise port.
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Whats the tax per person oer night due on arrival??
check with hotel
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The Canal Steet streetcar runs quite close to Common Street and stops at each cross street, you can pay driver on entry. Not sure where train station is, may be easier to use cab.
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Personally, I would take a taxi. While the streetcar would be less expensive, I'm not sure it drops within a block of the train station. Plus lifting your luggage up (depending on how much you have) might be a chore. A taxi would be worth a couple bucks more.
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Do you have to pay for parking?
We lucked out and got the only free space available across the street. Otherwise, yes you will likely have to pay.
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"We asked for a room with a view ."
"Don't hesitate to get a room facing the street; they are very quiet."
"I would definitely recommend the Superior King Room. The room and bathroom are huge, and it is very quiet."
"We were on the first floor. Only problem was trash can noise early in am."
"Recommend upper floors"
US$111 - US$418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesLouisianaNew OrleansCentral Business DistrictWarehouse/Central Business District
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