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Soniat House

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

If Lafcadio Hearn had seen fit to create with his own hands a refuge for his most intimate friends, it would have been the Soniat House. Its deep, timeless beauty is an unfailing apotropaic for the hurly burly of local revelers and bacchantes. Jonathan M,...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 10 April 2017

You certainly know haw to write a unique review. We consider it a compliment and thank you very much. You are obviously a scholar of New Orleans history. See you soon, hopefully

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Our first visit, and subsequent review, was in November 2016. Last month, we returned to be married on the suite balcony at Soniat House. The experience was perfect from start to finish. The charm of this endlessly interesting property cannot be overstated. It rests substantially...More

Thank Ted H
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 10 April 2017

May you live "Happily Ever After" and return to the Soniat House often.

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We love this place. It's the only place we stay. The rooms are fantastic, each different. The location is perfect. And the staff is phenomenal, treating you like family. It is classy and charming and offers a good value. And, we love the honor bar.

Thank Richie67SF
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind words. It is guests like you who make our work a joy. Please come back soon and often.

Reviewed 2 April 2017

The Soniat House is a beautifully restored property perfectly situated in the quiet, residential area of the French Quarter a short walk from Jackson Square. The hosts are gracious and accommodating and will fulfill your every need. We really enjoyed our room which had a...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 3 June 2017

What lovely compliments! thank you so very much.

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Stay here for three nights. Nice location and the hotel has charm. It's old, like it appears most hotels in French Quarter are. Service was good...not great, but fine. The big problem is it's the loudest place I've ever stayed. I had three terrible nights...More

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Response from Francessmith2016, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 3 April 2017

I Am so sorry. I can tell exactly which room you were in. Your room shared a chimney with the room above. There is a soundboard in the chimney which occasionally is dislodged buy large trucks passing. It will be corrected today. Please do come...More

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US$295 - US$653 (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
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Price range
US$295 - US$653 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#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
...More
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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.
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travelsandy40
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.
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Trish720
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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