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Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights. This hotel was great. The room was large, updated, and very clean. The kitchenette was great to have. It also included some basic pots, pans, strainer, and silverware! The beds were comfy. There was a little table and 2 chairs for dining as well as a desk and task chair in the room. Free...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Good Afternoon neondanger, Thank you for taking the time to review the Federal City Inn & Suites on TripAdvisor. The staff and I pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable rooms. Please accept my sincere apologies on the issue you encountered with the hair dryer, our maintenance staff would have been glad to correct the issue (usually the GFI outlet can...

Mcewen
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Five plus stars rooms always clean nice location very friendly staff short drive to many restaurants short drive to pier this was second stay and will always choose Federal City when we are staying in New Oreleans

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear 139orvillel, Thank you so much for taking the time to share. We appreciate your doing so. We will definitely share your feedback with our team. We take great pride in providing clean and comfortable accommodations and are delighted you were and want to thank you for your great comments on Trip Advisor. We look forward to serving you and...

Port Royal
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The only thing we were not please with was not receiving government for retirees. The room was comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly and courtesy. We would stay there again when we travel to New Orleans.

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to review the Federal City Inn & Suites on TripAdvisor. The staff and I pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable rooms. I am pleased to hear that we met all of your needs and we look forward to you staying with us again on you next visit to our city. Please note...

Wentzville, Missouri
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in November prior to a cruise. The room was clean, nice little kitchen area if you need that. The staff were friendly and helpful. Best of all, we were allowed to leave our car while we were on the cruise, saved us some money! It's not the fanciest, maybe a bit dated, but room was...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Lim, Thank you so much for taking the time to share. We appreciate your doing so. We will definitely share your feedback with our team. We take great pride in providing clean and comfortable accommodations and are delighted you were awe want to thank you for your great comments on Trip Advisor.

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I have mixed emotions in writing this review. I have stayed at this property numerous times and have always been pleased with the cleanliness of the rooms and the grounds. It is convenient to attractions if you have a car. It is near the levy which is great for taking a stroll or bike riding. The area is quiet and...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Wanderinghorse, Thank you for your continued patronage of the Federal City Inn & Suites. Please accept my sincere apologies for your room not being up to standards. We pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable, and affordable accommodations and he should and will receive the service expected and what is expected of the staff. At your convenience please feel free...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2016

An interesting motel... It appears to have been part of the military accommodation for an old Navy base before being re-purposed. We chose this motel because prices downtown were much more expensive and parking was problematic. We were able to walk around the levee to the ferry terminal in about 30 minutes (with good views of the Mississippi), then took...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms and we are glad to have met your needs Would also like to thank you for offering an excellent description of our location in New Orleans.. We are located on the site of the former Navy base and this is now the home...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Stayed one night for a family pre-Christmas gathering last December, in Saturday, out Sunday. Sorry I didn't write a review then. I am looking at staying again this year, so that tells you something. Unsurprisingly, it feels like a visiting officers' quarters for fairly senior military families, nice, well-furnished, well-run, but not overly luxurious. Fortunately, we were able to get...

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them. We look forward Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms and we are glad to have met your needs Would also like to thank you for offering an excellent description of our location in New Orleans.. We are located on the site of the former Navy base and this...

Reviewed 12 November 2016

Although it's just across the river, here is kind of in the middle of nowhere. However, you don't need to worry about safety if you have a car. And it's 10 mins drive to downtown attractions. Room is large and clean, with kitchen. Painting is navy blue and I really like the style of the room. Better go to a...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms and we are glad to have met your needs Would also like to thank you for offering an excellent description of our location in New Orleans.. We are located on the site of the former Navy base and this is now the home...

Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

My mother, two aunts, myself and our small dog stayed at this hotel this past Sat and Sun. When I called to inquire about their availability I was told by a nice and apologetic staff member that they were full but I was able to book a couple of rooms through an online travel site so it worked out fine....

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Rheagan3333, Thank you for taking the time to review the Federal City Inn & Suites on TripAdvisor. The staff and I pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable rooms. I am pleased to hear that we met all of your needs and we look forward to you staying with us again on you next visit to our city.

Berkeley, California
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This hotel is really remote, but very convenient to Canal Street and the French Quarter by ferry (only $2 one-way). There is free parking and wifi, and it's easy to park (free) at the dock in Algiers Point. There are no restaurants or other entertainment near the venue, but it's a short drive to the dock area where there are...

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Norman H, General Manager at Federal City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Good afternoon Robbin419, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We pride ourselves on offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms and we are glad to have met your needs. Would also like to thank you for an excellent description of our location in New Orleans. We are located on the site of the former Navy base and this is now...

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Algiers
Sitting pretty across the Mississippi River from the rambunctious French Quarter, the Crescent City’s second oldest neighborhood is as historic and as scenic as any – just a lot less showy about it. With its numerous 19th and early 20th century homes and plentiful parks and riverside green space for cycling and walking, subdued and low key Algiers yields the best views of New Orleans and offers a quiet haven from the hustle and bustle in other parts of town. Most of the area’s activity, for visitors anyway, takes place at Algiers Point where the famous Canal Street / Algiers Ferry has been the main attraction since 1827 and is still giving folks one of the best rides in town at very affordable rates. Restaurants, bars and music venues here all but guarantee the utmost of authentic experiences sans any hype or high prices.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Federal City Inn & Suites, located 10-minutes from downtown New Orleans, is situated within the new Federal City New Orleans development . Our recently renovated hotel is conveniently located for guests conducting business with the US Marine Corps Reserve, the US Marine 4th Division and surrounding office buildings. Our refurbished guest rooms offer travelers spacious, clean and comfortable accommodations with competitive rates during major events held in downtown New Orleans, such as the Sugar Bowl, Mardi Gras, the French Quarter Festival, the Jazz & Heritage Festival and the Bayou Classic. During your stay, enjoy local attractions such as live music found in the nearby historic Algiers Point neighborhood, a game of golf on the beautiful grounds of the TPC Golf Course of Louisiana - home of the PGA Zurich Classic Golf Tournament, or a friendly competition racing go-carts at the Nola Motorsports Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Federal City Inn & Suites

Address: 740 Hebert St, New Orleans, LA 70114
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Algiers
Price Range: $127 - $415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Federal City Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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#4 Best Value Hotel in New Orleans
#65 Family Hotel in New Orleans
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“Stay upstairs on the backside.”
 of 5 bubbles Echo9G, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“No South side parking, except for the back of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles JuanP624, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Park and take the ferry. Weekly day rates for parking $ 5, ferry $2, what a bargin”
 of 5 bubbles alandE4096HT, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The rooms were exactly the same. The ground floor is convenient to outside doors at each end of the building that lead to parking.”
 of 5 bubbles Stu86, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“first floor”
 of 5 bubbles luisd2, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
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