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Green Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 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,...

4Thank MIOreos18
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!!!

1Thank sjfletch52
New Orleans, Louisiana
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!

1Thank thaddt
Reviewed 25 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!

Thank Stephen W
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...

Thank Christopher3680
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...

Thank Amelia W
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...

2Thank Anna G
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...

1Thank Shelbynola
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Although I have never stayed in the columns hotel it is probably one of my favorite hotel bars in the city. It is much more quaint than the hotel bars downtown and there is a certain "homey" ambiance that it conveys, like going to your grandmothers to drink mint julips on the porch. That being said, I only gave four...

Thank Laine W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

other than a charmless bartender, this place is really pleasant. physically beautiful change of place in a more gritty city. beautiful staircase and wood, stained glass, columns, tablecloths, pleasant front desk personnel.

Thank m v

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  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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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: $217 - $340 (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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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“They might have a band playing in the lobby - double check how that will affect your chosen room”
reeshot, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I wouldn't suggest room 13”
  • Fireplace and one of 2 wardrobe closets
  • Shutters on windows
marthas377, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
nataliew302, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear and third floor will be quieter.”
, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on the top floor and we couldn't hear the music at night.”
dianebesse, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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