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Place d'Armes Hotel
Ranked #33 of 164 Hotels in New Orleans
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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65 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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“Elegant French Quarter accomodations”
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We were so pleased to be able to stay in the heart of the French Quarter and still get affordable, comfortable, clean, and very period looking accommodations. We were 1 1/2 blocks from Bourbon Street, only a half a block from Jackson Square, St Louis Cathedral, the French Market and Cafe du Monde. Just a short walk from Frenchmen Street and the business district where we could jump on a trolley and get a great tour of the rest of the city. The location was ideal, the room was spacious and comfortable, giving an elegant old town feel. Breakfast was adequate. The staff were very helpful, including the concierge who found us tickets and gave good directions and advice. We strongly recommend it if you're in town for a real French Quarter vacation.

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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Sudbury, Canada
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

A very quaint hotel, close to the Mississippi River and Café du Monde. Very lush surroundings and very nice, comfortable rooms. Staff are very friendly and accommodating. I make sure to stay at this hotel, every time I visit the Big Easy!

  • Stayed October 2012, travelled with friends
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Fantastic place. Stayed for a week in late August - a stone's throw away from Jackson Square, and Bourbon Street - the best location! Courtyard and pool were great, and the staff were friendly and very helpful. Beautiful hotel.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled solo
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Reviewed 2 September 2013

Spent a night here for my birthday. It has old world charm and is in the midst of the french quarter. Everything is in walking distance. We had a balcony room so we went out the window and sat on the balcony to people watch. Room was clean. Breakfast was very limited. I did not eat because I noticed the person setting up the food was coughing on her hands and into a tissue and then setting up and touching food without washing her hands. There were pastries and a couple fresh fruits. All in all this was a nice stay and I would stay again just don't eat the continental breakfast.

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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 September 2013

Beautiful spacious bedrooms surrounding a lovely courtyard. The only thing wrong with the bedrooms was that there was no netting upto the windows - which meant you had to have your curtains closed most of the time to avoid people being able to see in.

Excellent location - 2 minutes from Jackson Square.

This hotel has no bar and the complimentary breakfast was very disappointing - with only a choice of apple, muffin or croissant.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Colorado
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Reviewed 1 September 2013

This is a very pretty old hotel. We had a shared balcony from which you could see Jackson Square and hear the great old jazz music in the street. It was a short walk to The Café Dumode for some of their wonderful beignets and just a little further to the Natchez Paddlewheel boat. This hotel is far enough from Bourbon Street to get some sleep :) and close enough to walk to if you so desire. Their is a small pool and a very pretty old courtyard and a choice of eating places within walking distance.. I would gladly stay again; the only amenity that my room did not have was a refrigerator.

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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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Baker Lake
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Reviewed 21 August 2013 via mobile

PROS:

-Excellent location a block or two away from Bourbon Street but far enough away that it's quiet.

-The hotel is bursting with character. It's a beautiful old building and is quite well maintained.

-Very nice continental breakfast. The croissants and danishes were delicious.

-Beautiful garden courtyard and pool area. The pool is not large but is very clean and pretty.

-The bellboy (can't remember his name but he was quite young and had braces) could not have been any nicer or more obliging. He gave us some very helpful tips about the area and also got us an umbrella when it was raining.

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-The bathtub and tile floors need updating. The tiles had been badly patched in some areas and the tub was old and grimy looking (however, housekeeping had done an excellent job cleaning everything).

-When we arrived, the room had been cleaned but they forgot two dirty towels on the floor and a metal piece from our bathtub was sitting on the side of the tub, leaving a gaping hole.

-The toiletries were minimal and not very good. We did not receive additional toiletries the following day after our room had been serviced. They provide an all-in-one shampoo/conditioner, which is very inconvenient for 2 girls with long hair.

-The woman who checked us in was very surly. Twice I reached out to take back my ID and credit card and twice she ignored my outstretched hand and THREW the card down on the counter. She also failed to mention that there was wifi or provide us with the password. I was very irritated by the end of our encounter. However, the following day she was very pleasant to us.

Overall this is a fantastic hotel for the budget conscious traveller. It was bursting with character, very clean and in an ideal location for site seeing in the French Quarter. I would definitely stay again.

Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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Property: Place d'Armes Hotel
Address: 625 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3287
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Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#18 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#38 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#39 Business Hotel in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Place d'Armes Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Historic Hotel situated in center of French Quarter & comprised of 9 restored 18th century buildings. ... more   less 
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