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Soniat House

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Not even the plummeting temperatures dented the warmth of Ervin's welcome. Hotels all over the world could learn from this gentleman. His smile and charm are a beautiful thing... and after a long journey, it's an absolute treat to see him. Just visited (again) -...More

Thank deepoceansw1
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 9 January 2018

Ervin is a wonder. We are proud of all of our staff. Sorry about the candles. They should have been the real deal. The battery powered are to be used only in spots where the wind continually blows out the real ones, where a real...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Location is perfect. Quiet yet right in the action of the French Quarter. Fresh biscuits, orange juice and coffee to start every morning in the courtyard. Classy furnishings. Communal upper deck overlooking the street. Old fashioned decor. The ratings here match the location. Enjoy.

Thank Seaton1975
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 3 October 2017

Hurry back soon! We loved having you.

Reviewed 15 December 2017

We have stayed there off and on for 35 years and just love the place. Beautiful rooms, beautiful courtyards and the help is wonderful. The breakfast biscuits are out of this world whether in room or in the courtyard.

Thank roadhand2017
Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 9 January 2018

We love you too! Many thanks

Reviewed 9 December 2017

The Soniat House is ideally located in a 'quiet' part of the French Quarter, yet within easy walking distance to all the sights. restaurants and action. There is an authenticity about it that a traditional hotel cannot match. Lovers of architecture, antique furnishings, objets d'art...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 12 December 2017

So sorry that your stay wasn't perfect. Please come back soon and request an accommodation that is not at the entrance. We have 28 others and I am sure that you will find a favorite. I am a little surprised about street noise as the...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Just spent four nights at Soniat House. This was our third stay in four years and we look foreword to many more. This hotel could almost have been created with our personal preferences and priorities in mind. But it is NOT for everyone, and I...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 12 December 2017

I responded immediately to your wonderful review but it seems to have disappeared into cyber space. Such a shame. You deserved an immediate " thank you." It is regular guests like you who appreciate the enormous effort it takes from us to keep the magic...More

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USD 295 - USD 655 (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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USD 295 - USD 655 (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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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
19 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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