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Empress Hotel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good14%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible54%
21 Apr 2017
“I'm surprised this building has not been condemned!!”
2 Jan 2018
“So close to the French Quarter ”
Free Internet
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
1.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the Empress while during a fabulous southern road trip. There are many positive attributes to the Empress: free parking, friendly and knowledgeable front desk, ac was on and room cool when we entered, room clean and nice bathroom. We...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The front desk staff were very helpful. He explained tours and memorable places to eat. Rooms were very comfortable and definitely the best deal in town. Was just a couple blocks from the French Quarter. I definitely felt safe staying there and walking to the...More

1  Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Hey, I don't judge...everybody has to find a place to lay their head at some point. This "hotel" just happens to be one of those places where those who are really down and out call it "home." Seriously, the prostitution and drug activity was crazy...More

8  Thank Aflossiegirl
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I have taking a trip to new orleans along with a couple of girlfriends. At first I was skeptical considering the great price it just seemed to swell to be true. Sure enough this hotel is located downtown area . In the French Quarter right...More

Thank Mamii m
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I looked at this hotel and felt comfortable booking into it knowing it wasn't the nicest place in town. What I didn't know was that my room would be next to several drug users who would bother me every time I stepped in and out...More

4  Thank w00dy147
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spelevatordover
5 February 2017|
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Response from jjenkins318 |
The famed slumlord is Joan Brooks. Google her.
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Shawn H
20 June 2016|
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Response from Wix S | Reviewed this property |
Well, no one in my family has experience in the hotel business nor do we want such experience. That's why! ;-) Wix
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5 February 2015|
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Response from ChrisKCK | Reviewed this property |
Wish I could answer. Have not been back, but I doubt much has changed. Although, the room taped in the episode was MUCH "nicer" than the pit we stayed in.
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