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The Columns

St Charles, New Orleans, LA
+1 504-899-9308
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Beautiful venue for a cocktail or two

There is a huge front porch that looks on to St. Charles. Gorgeous view with plenty of seating... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Daniel O
,
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Expensive Sunday Brunch

Loved the location of this hotel in The Garden District. Did not like the mediocre $50 brunch... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
karigeo5
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Yorba Linda, California
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This bar on St. Charles is a good place to start your evening.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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St Charles, New Orleans, LA
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

There is a huge front porch that looks on to St. Charles. Gorgeous view with plenty of seating. There is also a section of outdoor seating on the side. The inside is beautiful as well. Service and cocktails are good to average, but it is...More

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Loved the location of this hotel in The Garden District. Did not like the mediocre $50 brunch. Expected more from the food. The music that was playing was a single guitarist. I would stop by and have a drink in the vintage bar and skip...More

Thank karigeo5
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This hotel is listed on Trip Advisor as a bar,but it is also a very nice hotel. The rooms are all very different. Mine had a high bed with side steps. Breakfast was included and it was a choice of several hot breakfast items (homemade...More

Thank Cob55
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We arrived the 2nd week of May, which was just right for missing the crowds. We stayed 2 nights and enjoyed our spacious room on the second floor. My wife particularly enjoyed sitting on the upper porch at happy hour sipping on a glass of...More

Thank Hogwild_Country
Reviewed 12 April 2017

After looking at various hotels in the area, we decided upon this one to house ourselves and our wedding guests for our wedding weekend this past November due to its prime location in the Garden District of the city and its old world, bed &...More

1  Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I had read a story in Garden & Gun by Rick Bragg that prompted me to visit The Columns for a drink on the veranda. It's a grand old, creaking monument to old style New Orleans. Great spot to people watch and see the St....More

1  Thank SC5100
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a great place and a tradition for us when at all possible to visit the Columns for Happy Hour. Nothing like sitting on their porch and "people watching." Love the friendliness of the wait staff.

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The Columns was a lovely hotel from the outside and even the ornate woodwork and stained glass on the inside. However, for $500 for 3 nights I paid they can afford to do some massive updates. Room #20. Bathroom shower was awful! Cheep shower curtain,...More

Thank Slb1566
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great live music, gorgeous New Orleans architecture & lots of nooks for having drinks with friends. Gorgeous outdoor porch and garden with tables to enjoy St. Charles go by.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed for one Sunday night to drop my son off at college. Stayed in Room #20 on the 3rd floor. There is no parking here so that's important to note. This wasn't clear to me until I got there. I was able to park out...More

Thank Robbie J
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