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The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel

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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Beautiful hotel & the lobby is an amazing wonderland for the holidays. Decorated extravagantly and beautifully--great for photos. We had a suite,very nice lounge & bedroom but the bathroom really was a tiny thing for a suite, with only one small shelf for toiletries. That was only drawback of stay. Great service & very convenient location. So close to the...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of The Roosevelt New Orleans. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay, and we greatly appreciate your feedback regarding your guest room accommodations. Please don't hesitate to contact the hotel directly with any additional comments regarding your experience with us. Thank you for being our guest, and we hope to see you again...

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 17 December 2015

I love this hotel. Not only is it in a great location, the staff is attentive, and the place is simply gorgeous. It is an historic hotel that has been completely revitalized. So it retains all of the old world charm but in a totally modern way. It's beautiful, comfortable, and offers every ammenity you expect from a Waldor Astoria...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide such a thorough review of your experience with us at The Roosevelt New Orleans! We appreciate all of your feedback and are pleased to hear you had such a wonderful experience. We would love for you to come back during the holidays next year to see our Waldorf Wonderland! Please let us...

Florida
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We love going to New Orleans and the Roosevelt Hotel every December. The elegant lobby is a must see destination for tourists and locals alike. The location is conveniently and quietly located just outside the French Quarter and easy access to the efficient trolley system. The Roosevelt has all the amenities you would expect in a high quality luxury hotel...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed our Waldorf Wonderland holiday display in the lobby. We hope you come back and see us again the next time you're in New Orleans!

Reviewed 16 December 2015

The lobby during our December stay was just breathtaking. It brightened my mood every time I walked through it. All the lights and the fresh pine trees, were just magical. If one were to imagine Christmas, this is it. Great location! We were able to walk to the Saints game. Friendly staff made us feel so welcome.

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Thank you for providing a review of The Roosevelt New Orleans. We are thrilled that you were able to experience our Waldorf Wonderland in December and that you enjoyed the service from our team members. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us directly with any additional feedback. We hope you come and see us again soon!

East Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent stay.and a good trip. Friendly service and very nice rooms for a very reasonable rate. Good location and wonderful decorations for Christmas merry mass. . Very good for both business and pleasure. And very close to many of the attractions

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were able to experience our Waldorf Wonderland. Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if there is anything you wish to discuss further. Thank you for being our guest, and we hope to see you again the next time you're in New Orleans.

Pass Christian, Mississippi
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We've stayed here more than a few times now over recent years and have not had a bad experience yet. Great staff. Great location. Close to the French quarter, superdome, Saenger theater, and the CBD. Absolutely love the rabbit ragout at Dominica and also the Sazerac Bar. My only complaint is some rooms can be a little small. Still when...

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TheRoosevelt, Front Office Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for providing a review of your recent stay with us at The Roosevelt New Orleans. We are so happy to hear about your wonderful experience with us. We strive to provide all of our guests with five star service, and it is clear your stays have been no exception. Thank you for being our loyal guests, and we...

Houston Texas
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Just returned from several nights at the Roosevelt. While we generally stay there when we visit Nola, we have never stayed there during the holidays. The lobby was decorated for Christmas and was beautiful. Very nicely done and is a winter wonderland. The only downside is the number of people who are standing around admiring all the finery can lead...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us and the entire TripAdvisor community with your feedback. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and we will be certain to pass your compliments along to Kathleen from our Front Office team. We are glad you were able to visit our Waldorf Wonderland, and we appreciate your...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 December 2015

As a child, my parents would stay here and splurge on the Dinner Show in The Blue Room and relax at The Sazarac Bar. Upstairs in our room I would listen in on the live radio broadcast on WWL from The Blue Room envisioning lovel people dancing the night away to the sounds of Dorsey, or Miller, or Goodman. Still...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a kind review of The Roosevelt New Orleans. We love hearing these stories from guests who have been a part of our historic legacy, and we appreciate your continued support. We hope you come back and stay with us again soon!

Gurnee, Illinois
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed here 6 nights for business in December. The hotel was all decked out for Christmas which looked pretty awesome and even had a nice smell of pine trees. It was quite an attraction so a lot of not staying at the hotel would be the lobby taking pictures and such. At checkin I got an upgrade to a...

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TheRoosevelt, Manager at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate all of your comments in your thorough review of your stay with us. We are happy you had the opportunity to experience our Waldorf Wonderland during the holidays and that you enjoyed the amenities during your stay. We will be certain to forward your compliments to Randy! Please let us know if there is anything we can...

Pensacola, Florida
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The Christmas decorations take your breath away! Our 2-day last minute stay was perfect from check in, housekeeping, dining, bar, gift shop. Too many thoughtful, extra details to mention. The courteous, helpful staff are well trained and friendly over and above the norm. They have captured the essence of a simpler, refined era so well. Cudos to management.

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Thank you for your kind words regarding your stay with us at The Roosevelt New Orleans. We love hearing feedback from our guests, and we will be certain to pass your compliments along to our team members. We are happy to have provided you with True Waldorf Service during your stay, and we hope you come back and visit us...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Let the good times roll at the rooftop pool, Waldorf Astoria Spa and legendary Sazerac Bar at The Roosevelt, New Orleans. Bask in the glow and elegant history of the huge chandeliers in the grand lobby, and relax in your beautifully upscale room or suite. Experience luxurious Southern hospitality at the historical Roosevelt New Orleans Waldorf Astoria. Our landmark hotel is a short walk to the French Quarter, close to New Orleans nightlife, dining and culture, providing an elegant sanctuary in a vibrant Mardi Gras town. Highlights • Close to the French Quarter, museums, restaurants and attractions • Exclusive Waldorf Astoria Spa • Rustic Italian dining at award-winning Domenica, a John Besh restaurant • Live music and inspiring cuisine at the Fountain Lounge • Seasonal rooftop pool and bar serving cocktails and snacks • Luxurious gifts by local designers in the Emporium Gift Shop The Roosevelt New Orleans is a repeat winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, which is an award given to hotels that consistently earn great reviews from travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Address: 130 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Central Business District
Price Range: $334 - $788 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 504
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Waldorf Astoria New Orleans
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#4 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#4 Spa Hotel in New Orleans
#4 Business Hotel in New Orleans
#7 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#17 Family Hotel in New Orleans
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“I like the upper floors -- all views are urban. I looked out on a church; probably the best view you could have.”
 of 5 bubbles arthurpeabody, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you check with reservation desk on which floor your room is. Confusing numbering.”
 of 5 bubbles lilacroller, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“before booking, get a Hilton Honor membership to get a free wifi”
 of 5 bubbles betha891, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing Canal St can be noise at night”
 of 5 bubbles JVSibley, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The pool is on the 4th floor so if that is something you enjoy try to stay on the fourth floor.”
 of 5 bubbles MJR6923, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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