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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Terrible is too charitable; this place is a dump. The front porch is justly famous for the casual perch above St. Charles Avenue, where one can sip a sazerac, enjoy the breeze and transport to a bygone era. But the rough furniture and spartan cracking concrete decor are the first signal that historic charm is code for dingy, rundown, and...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This an old home that has been converted into a hotel. It is the building that is used as the label on the Southern Comfort bottled. It is a charming old hotel, with a great bar and a ballroom for music, parties and fancy dinners. The hotel is kept beautifully and has been fully restored to its glory. The wooden...

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've been coming to New Orleans almost every year for a decade and once I discovered the Columns, I've been staying here ever since. The hotel is located in the gorgeous Garden District Uptown, so you're able to enjoy the charm and quiet of New Orleans (and escape the Quarter). It's an easy streetcar ride to the Quarter and CBD,...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We went to Columns Hotel for Thanksgiving Dinner. We really enjoyed our meals of Turkey and Standing Rib. And the cocktails were great. Our only concern was that the Entree was served on a plate far too small and therefore the presentation was poor. Hey guys, you are upmarket. Let's serve the food like an upmarket restaurant!!!

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1Thank sjfletch52
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Historic mansion converted to luxury hotel right on Saint Charles with street cars out front under huge oak trees, large suites second floor with full lounge, restaurant and sitting rooms first floor, comfortable, friendly and lots of room to relax! Staff is helpful and top class!

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1Thank thaddt
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I am a local and have been going to Columns Hotel for years now. The hotel is a flash back to another era. The bartenders know how to make a proper cocktail and are always social and polite. The patio on a nice fall day is hard to beat!

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Absolutely everything was fabulous. Mr. Miller is an amazing person to work with in coordinating your event. Fast and efficient on communication while providing you the best options etc. for your budget. The staff was simply amazing and they had as much fun as we did. Extremely polite and always working with us throughout our evening. They made something that...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

WE had drinks at the Columns Hotel recently, it was a fabulous experience. We sat outside on the front porch and enjoyed some wonderful drinks and watched the street cars pass by. The service was great, we stayed their a couple of hours we never felt rushed. The food was also great, their Crab cakes are delicious. I highly recommend...

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Bordeaux, France
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

6 $ creme brulee excellent but fresh blueberry only on top. I thought it was more orginal but it's very classical but really good. Classique creme brulee savoureuse. Cocktail louisiana sunrise (stoli vodka, cointreau, fresh fruit juice, muddled mint, ginger beer) 10$nice but the taste of ginger is more important than the other tastes. But it's really refreshing. Cocktail bon...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I had my sweet 16 here, and it was a great event! The staff was patient with us while we explained everything we wanted, and provided great security. Although other parts of the hotel were open to other guests and the public, not one person who wasn't supposed to be in our party rooms got in. They offered a big...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Victorian Lounge at The Columns Hotel
Victorian Lounge at The Columns Hotel
Cuisines: Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Boutique Hotel featuring Louisiana Dining & Craft Cocktails Wedding Venue, Catering and Meeting Planning Services also available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columns Hotel

Address: 3811 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115-4681
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range: $231 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Columns Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 29
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles nataliew302, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear and third floor will be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on the top floor and we couldn't hear the music at night.”
 of 5 bubbles dianebesse, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles artseaman, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The third floor is reportedly haunted, if that interests you.”
 of 5 bubbles VasilikiDoula, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
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