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Soniat House

339 reviews
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  • Excellent64%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

New Orleans can overwhelm me with its constant party atmosphere, and Soniat House is a gracious breath of fresh air. Our suite was lovely, and the location could not have been more convenient for us as we enjoyed walking and exploring the city.

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Response from Francessmith2016, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words and for taking he time to review your stay at Soniat House. Please come back often.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is our third stay at Soniat House, the first was 21 years ago. The service, ambience, decor, location is everything one could want for a quiet, romantic bed and breakfast stay in NOLA. The morning coffe and made to order biscuits are perfect to...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We work hard to please our guests and we appreciate good reviews. We love our return guest best!

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Heaven from start to finish. Classic and well done Southern fare, a LOVELY staff, a beautiful building full of history and charm but that doesn't feel old or stuffy, great amenities, very comfortable, a stunning botanical courtyard garden right out of a Hemingway novel and...More

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Response from Francessmith2016, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 6 August 2017

We would love to have you move in. Come back soon. Many thanks for you kind words

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This historic hotel is located on the fringe of the action and within walking distance of many restaurants, the French Market, and shops. Yet, it is so quiet, it feels worlds away. We stayed in the building where the office is located in #16. It...More

Thank NTexastraveler
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 29 July 2017

We are so pleased that you made the effort to write such a glowing review. We really appreciate it. Please come back and see us soon and often. If you prefer a suite with a tub just mention it next time you book. 17 of...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I'm often suspicious of breathless reviews, and Soniat House has plenty of them. But this is an unusual place that deserves all of the praise it receives. It's a charming property, very well-located in the French Quarter -- in a setting that's convenient, but well...More

Thank BobRosenNY
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 14 July 2017

I am so pleased that you were not disappointed by the Soniat House. It is not an easy atmosphere to maintain but it is the reviews that keep us trying.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$295 - US$655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#50 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#70 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$295 - US$655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#50 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#70 Business Hotel in New Orleans
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Charlene G
18 June 2017|
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Response from Frances S | Property representative |
Parades are not allowed to go through the French Quarter.
15 August 2016|
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Response from Frances S | Property representative |
Sorry but access to the Soniat House is limited to registered guests only. They each receive a key.
24 January 2015|
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Response from Frances S | Property representative |
Yes we do have secure parking available for the vehicles driven by registered guests. We have parked many beautiful motorcycles.
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"Ground floor in the building opposite the main entrance."
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"Quiet rooms are on the courtyard but rooms with balconies can be nice too."
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"Grand Suites have living on the street, and sleeping in the back, so book one of those and don't even..."
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"Rooms on interior courtyards are quieter."
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