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4.3 out of 5

"We were able to walk to everything in the French Quarter. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 14 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

3-star historic hotel near Royal Street

In entertainment district

At this French Quarter hotel, you'll be well placed to visit Royal Street and Bourbon Street, both within a 5-minute walk. Frenchmen Street and French Market are also within half a mile (1 km).

Dining, outdoor pool

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also offered.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The 90 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and room service. TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and free local calls.

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Le Richelieu in the French Quarter ratings based on 179 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Le Richelieu in the French Quarter

Everyone (43) Couples (11) Family (9)
5 out of 5
We were able to walk to everything in the French Quarter.

Posted by , from Mansfield on 14 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Hotel was very nice, staff was helpful and accommodating. Pool was cold ( not there fault). View was awesome.

Posted by on 5 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5
It was clean and I was treated very nicely. It was in the french Quater which made it convenient. the rooms not huge but quaint and surficent. Had a peasent stay.

Posted by on 15 Feb. 2020

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2 out of 5
Service - First the good: great location! Very close to Jackson Square, Bourbon Street, Frenchmen Street and the French market. The bad: absolutely horrible service in the bar and the restaurant. I waited for 30 minutes just to have my breakfast order taken and another 25 to get it. The servers acted overwhelmed and frustrated. The bartender did exactly the same thing later in the day. I ended up just walking out. Assistance at check in? Non-existent! If you have any physical challenges that make it difficult walking up to the porch or down the few marble stairs to the elevator, you won't find anyone to help. No one! Room is quite small and almost impossible to use the closet since a bed is positioned less than a few inches from it.

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
Awesome staff great food wonderful location Will differently be back

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great location and ambiance. Loved having parking. Room slanted . But that was ok

Posted by on 12 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
THE STAFF WAS GREAT ROOMS WERE CLEAN AND VERY CUTE !!! THE ONLY THING WAS I ASKED FOR A CITY VIEW AND DIDNT GET ONE. THE LOCATION IS GREAT !!

Posted by on 10 Dec. 2019

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4 out of 5
The hotel was charming but the rooms are very dated. Carpets were worn, bathrooms had mildew. Linens and towels were clean but dingy. Bed spread had a rip in it. Staff was very friendly and the breakfast/lunch room served good food.

Posted by on 2 Dec. 2019

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4 out of 5
The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The bar was fun and everyone was very helpful. However, on our last night at the hotel, we saw a cockroach crawling across the tv stand in our room. Super freaked us out, so couldn’t sleep when we needed to be up early for our departing flight.

Posted by on 1 Dec. 2019

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About the Le Richelieu in the French Quarter

Location 1234 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the romantic Le Richelieu in the French Quarter. Parking is available for a fee. This 3-star New Orleans hotel is smoke free.

  • 90 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 1845
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY) (26.6 km / 16.5 mi)
  • Train station: New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal (3.4 km / 2.1 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Le Richelieu in the French Quarter offers 90 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. This New Orleans hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Terrace Cafe - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

The hotel advises that three people is the maximum number of guests permitted per room. This policy is strictly enforced.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 45 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Le Richelieu in French Quarter
  • Richelieu in Hotel
  • Richelieu in Hotel Le French Quarter
  • Richelieu French Quarter Hotel
  • Richelieu Hotel
  • Richelieu French Quarter
  • Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Hotel New Orleans
  • Le Richelieu in the French Quarter Hotel
  • Le Richelieu in the French Quarter New Orleans
  • Le Richelieu in the French Quarter Hotel New Orleans

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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