Royal Sonesta New Orleans


    Royal Sonesta New Orleans, a grand hotel located in the heart of the historic French Quarter. Located two Blocks from Canal Street, The Central Business District and the Streetcar Route. Steps away from world-famous restaurants, antique shops, entertainment centers and historic landmarks. Within walking distance to the convention center and along the shuttle route for most major conventions. With traditional gabled windows, French doors and wrought-iron lace balconies, the hotel is distinctively European and unmistakably New Orleans. 483 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites offer the ultimate in luxury, comfort and amenities and make this one of the most authentic New Orleans hotels. Royal Sonesta offers lush tropical courtyards with outdoor pools and serene gardens. Architecturally, Royal Sonesta stands regally as one of the most beautiful examples of traditional French Quarter design. Charming gabled windows, French doors and wrought-iron balconies create a wonderful sense of place within this elegant hotel. Offering spacious, comfortable and inviting guest rooms (including 36 lush suites), Royal Sonesta treats its guests to sensational views of the tropical courtyard, outdoor pool or French Quarter and the latest amenities.



    • 483 rooms
    • 7 floors



    • Valet Parking
    • In-Room Fridge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Bar
    • Business Centre
    • In-Room Hairdryer
    • In Room Movies
    • Night Club
    • Pet Friendly
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • In-Room Safe
    • Indoor Swimming Pool


    Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers the best of the Big Easy all under one roof. The hotel is home to several dining and entertainment venues, where you can take in the local flavors. Restaurant R’evolution is a collaboration of award-winning chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto, offering imaginative reinterpretations of classic Cajun and Creole cuisine for lunch Fridays, dinner nightly, Sunday Jazz Brunch and Bar R’evolution. Desire Oyster Bar offers casual street-side dining with local fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Enjoy fresh Gulf oysters chargrilled, on the half shell and more, and classic New Orleans’ favorites and libations. PJ’s Coffee Café offers freshly brewed local coffee, lite fare, gifts and sundries. The Jazz Playhouse presents live jazz nightly, small plates and cocktails. Le Booze is your street-side whiskey destination serving cocktails & casual fare.



    300 Bourbon St New Orleans Louisiana United States 70130

    Live it up. Have fun. Here, you’ll find the history as colorful as the local architecture, and food that is the stuff of legends. It’s a mélange of cultures, cuisines and influences, and the magic is irresistible.

    Other hotels near New Orleans simply can’t provide the combination of luxury and affordability that Sonesta can. A tasteful blend of old world mixed with modern comforts and refined southern style makes Sonesta New Orleans a prime choice for French Quarter hotels. The hotel celebrates diversity and supports the LGBT community and our gay friendly hotel is committed to providing each and every guest a welcoming and accepting atmosphere throughout the duration of their stay. Staying in one of the hotels on Bourbon Street allows you to experience all that New Orleans has to offer. Indulge the taste buds with the legendary cuisine and local flavors of the bayou. Fill up on the vibrant sights and sounds of the infamous Bourbon Street right outside the French doors. Charming bistros, boutiques, antique shops, art galleries, historic sites and the kind of live entertainment that makes this city legendary are all just steps away from one the premier hotels on Bourbon Street, New Orleans.


    Out and About Gay Travel Guides are available at each and every World Rainbow Hotel. They are prepared by the concierge and staff at the hotel and aim to provide you with up to date information about the local gay and lesbian scene.