We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

“New Orleans hospitality and refinement with a Bourbon Street vibe.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Bourbon Orleans Hotel

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
Ranked #8 of 162 Hotels in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“New Orleans hospitality and refinement with a Bourbon Street vibe.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

Great hotel, very fresh renovations in rooms. Asked for highest floor and got 6th fronting Bourbon Street. Only window in room is angled down towards the activity below but does seem somewhat architecturally questionable. Wonderful quality accoutrements (bedding, furniture, consumables). Large bathroom with excellent counter space and stylish walk-in shower. Had King standard room which was not very large but was very comfortable.

Noise from Bourbon Street was noticable at night but didn't impact me at all, kind of a nice white noise.

Moved from a recently rebadged Wyndham in the quarter and difference was night and day.

Stay here if you want refined comfort with easy access to all of the French Quarter.

Concierge was great with restaurant and activity recommendations, front desk and reservation folks were helpful and accomodating when i inquired about reducing rates to ones that i had seen on-line.

Overall a fantastic experience all around, highly recommended.

Room Tip: The suites with balconies must be fun and spacious but i stayed in a standard king. Might be tight...
See more room tips
  • Stayed March 2013, travelled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank T W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

4,789 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    3,168
    1,232
    271
    76
    42
See reviews for
945
2,083
136
399
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (1,457)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Little River, South Carolina, United States
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

this hotel accomadations were very good. We stayed in a room with no balcony so the nose level was low. Hotel employees were very helpful , friendly and always asked if they could do anything for you. Good stay. Room was roomy and clean.It was Sisters weekend so there were 3 of us( all woman) in the room and had no
problem with the size.

Room Tip: balcony rooms are nosy
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Maureen S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

The Bourbon Orleans Hotel is well-located in the heart of The French Quarter. We were given 2 free drink tickets for the bar on check-in. Housekeeping was friendly and thorough. The elevators were out in two instances, but they were fixed promptly, so I won't lower the rating because of that.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Los007
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

My stay at the bourbon Orleans was fantastic. It's close to bourbon st. and close to all the fine places to eat. The staff was friendly and went out of their way to make sure I was satisfied. I would def. recommend this as a place to stay.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Samantha281112
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Dayton, Ohio
Level Contributor
113 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2013

The Bourbon Orleans Hotel is well-located in the heart of The French Quarter. Turn left on exiting the front door and you are one-half block from the unique shops of Royal Street; turn right and the bawdy excess of Bourbon Street is a half block away. The Mississippi riverfront with boat rides, dinner cruises, and the Riverwalk festival market is an easy five or ten minute walk. Many of the city’s famous restaurants are equally accessible. The Bourbon Orleans is a well-restored historic hotel with all the charm and the shortcomings of such a property. My room was spacious with a comfortable bed. Unfortunately, it lacked a comfortable chair, the only seating being a roll-around desk chair. The floor plan of the guest room floors is essentially a square with one inconvenient problem. You can’t walk all the way around the square and the two guest elevators are located at the far end of one of the dead end sides of the square. If you are assigned a high number room you will have a long walk to the elevators. Perhaps the greatest strength of the property is the friendly accommodating staff. The front door is always well covered by several bell staff members who never fail to open the door for you and wish you good by or welcome you back.

Room Tip: For each floor get the lowest number room you can. The best rooms are numbered X01 or X02. The 02 ro...
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2013, travelled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank DElea60785
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Norfolk, Virginia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2013

Hotel staff very attentive. The rooms are a bit small compared to similar priced luxury hotels on bourbon street, but the hotel itself is on the quieter end which allowed us to sleep at night. Bathroom is gorgeous. We were given 2 free drink tickets for the bar on check-in. Housekeeping was thorough. I would definitely stay here again.

Room Tip: interior room-view of courtyard/pool, able to get more sleep at night
See more room tips
  • Stayed March 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank wrldtrvl2013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
california
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2013

Terrific hotel, great location, very friendly staff and very comfortable bed when we could sleep!!! We stayed at the Bourbon Orleans Wed to Sunday for my husband & mines 40th birthday bash and had a wonderful time.
My only three complaints would be 1) the slamming of the doors which you can hear very clearly in every room; 2) the air did not work well at all Friday - Sunday so the rooms were very stuffy; 3) the maids talking very loudly back and forth to each other in the halls early in the morning.
Even with the above complaints we would stay at Bourbon Orleans again. :)

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank tbaird12
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these New Orleans hotels
French Quarter
Omni Royal Orleans
Omni Royal Orleans
#11 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 4,062 reviews
French Quarter
Hotel Mazarin
Hotel Mazarin
#3 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 3,657 reviews
French Quarter
Hotel Monteleone
Hotel Monteleone
#6 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 6,605 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
French Quarter
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
#25 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 3,732 reviews
French Quarter
Grenoble House
Grenoble House
#2 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 451 reviews
French Quarter
Hotel Le Marais
Hotel Le Marais
#7 of 162 in New Orleans
4.5 of 5 bubbles 2,771 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Bourbon Orleans Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bourbon Orleans Hotel

Property: Bourbon Orleans Hotel
Address: 717 Orleans St., New Orleans, LA 70116-3189
Phone Number:
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#6 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#7 Business Hotel in New Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bourbon Orleans Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 218
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Discover a place where old world charm meets new world luxury. Nestled in the heart of the French Quarter, the Bourbon Orleans New Orleans Hotel features a rich history and opulent French styling reminiscent of the early 1800s. Its central New Orleans location, just steps away from the famed St. Louis Cathedral, means you're never far from the best the city has to offer-from upscale shopping on Royal Street, to the local artists and performers of Jackson Square, to all of the restaurants, galleries and nightlife in between. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Odigeo, Hotels.com, Ebookers and Expedia so you can book your Bourbon Orleans Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Bourbon Orleans
Wndham New Orleans

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing