New Orleans – Affordable & Mid-range Hotels
May 14, 2013
You might come to New Orleans for a holiday or just for a quick break, either way, you will need a hotel to stay in New Orleans. Here is a list of affordable and mid-range hotels in the Crescent City:
Check out this long list of affordable and mid-range hotels in the Crescent City:
Lafayette Hotel, Central Business District, Warehouse District
600 St Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-524-4441
Located next to Lafayette Square, good location, 8 blocks from the French Quarter and it sits on the border of the Central Business District and the Warehouse District (the up-and-coming area). Friendly staff, and reasonable prices. Large and impeccably clean rooms. Cons: fixtures and decor are dated.
Crescent Palms Motel, Central City
3923 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70125, 504-821-7773
The Crescent Palms Motel is a very clean place with a secure parking area. It looks like a new motel in a not so decent neighborhood, and you can be in the French Quarter in 15 minutes with no problems. The service is good and staff very helpful. Cons: they really should exchange the beds and offer free wifi.
905 Royal Hotel, French Quarter
905 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-523-0219
Clean, private, quiet. Beautiful location, right in the heart of the Frensch Quarter. Old-fashioned, old-school place, far enough removed from the Bourbon Street craze but close enough to walk there in 2 minutes Staff is friendly and prices are relatively reasonable. Cons: no front desk or reception area, and very outdated.
Biscuit Palace, French Quarter
730 Dumaine Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-525-9949
Great location, on Dumaine just south of Bourbon. It’s an old house converted to a hotel. Of course, it is not the Ramada or the Hilton. The price is reasonable for the location. Rooms have a kitchenette, coffee maker, microwave, mini fridge, sink, and breakfast corner. Cons: maintenance.
Super 8 – New Orleans
6322 Chef Menteur Highway, New Orleans, LA 70126, 800-536-9326
Good value, comfortable and clean, friendly staff. This hotel is not for you if you want an upscale neighborhood, but it’s fine if you just want a clean, basic place to stay. Free parking, free breakfast, free wifi. The hotel also features a small fitness room and a pool. Cons: not walking distance to city attractions, so you will need a rental car.
Hyatt Place New Orleans – Convention Center, Central Business District, Warehouse District
881 Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-571-7720
This hotel is now called the Hyatt Place. Use the address to avoid your cab driver taking you to the Hyatt or telling you that there is no Hotel New Orleans. Nicely located directly opposite the convention center. Modern, clean and friendly place. Good bar food and drink 24×7. Breakfast included, free wifi. Bourbon street is 10-15 minute stroll. Cons: parking fee $20-$25, maintenance.
St. Vincent’s Guest House, Lower Garden District
1507 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-302-9606
This is a classic hostel with a beautiful central court yard that is walking distance from down town. There is a quaint coffee shop across the street, a bar a few blocks down and the hostel is set in a residential area. Good hostel but not a hotel. Friendly staff, clean rooms, nice pool.
Bienville House Hotel, French Quarter
320 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-529-2345
Nice hotel. Pool with saltwater and heated so you can swim in the winter. The location is a few blocks from Bourbon Street if that’s what you want. Complementary continental breakfast. Good rooms. Cons: parking, noisy, maintenance.
Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel, Central Business District, Warehouse District
700 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-613-2330
Comfortable hotel with outstanding staff. Close to the French Quarter but far enough away to get bothered by all the nightlife when you wanted to hit the bed. Great pool on top of the hotel. Close to Emeril Lagasse’s restaurant. Cons: maintenance, parking.
Drury Inn & Suites, Central Business District, Warehouse District
820 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-529-7800
Centrally located good hotel in the center of New Orleans. Walking distance of the French Quarter. The hotel offers free breakfast (eggs, sausage, bagels, waffles, yogurt, fruit ), free snacks from 5:30-7 pm every night (hot dogs, chicken tenders, nachos) and free wifi. Friendly staff and good room service. The most important plus: Comfortable Beds.
Hotel Le Marais, French Quarter
717 Conti Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-525-2300
The craziness of Bourbon street is well hidden in this modern, trendy small hotel just a few feet away from Bourbon. The place has a Jacuzzi sized swimming pool, and a small bar, and a workout room the size of a bedroom. But everything is renovated and the service is great. Good complimentary breakfast. Cons: no wifi, parking.
Renaissance New Orleans Pere Marquette Hotel, Central Business District
817 Common Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-525-1111
Convenient location close to the French Quarter without being in the thick of the noise. Clean and comfortable rooms with large bathroom. Beautiful lobby, and complimentary breakfast buffer includes scrambled eggs, cereals, orange juice, bacon, several pastries, coffee and water served on the top floor, nice view. Cons: parking ($30 a night for valet), no free wifi.
Hampton Inn Hotels & Suites, Central Business District
1201 Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-566-9990
This Hampton Inn is a renovated warehouse, as is the trend in the Warehouse District/Convention Center area. Accommodating and attentive staff. Rooms are spacious and up-to-date. Relatively inexpensive, and the hotel provides valet for guests. The hotel has a small bar that overlooks the pool. Cons: no restaurant.
Royal Street Courtyard B&B, Marigny
2438 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70117, 504-943-6818
Charming house with cozy rooms with big bathrooms. Great personal attention. The property is well within walking distance of Frenchmen Street and the French Quarter. Cons: none.
Omni Royal Crescent Hotel, Central Business District
535 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-527-0006
Well designed, average size rooms in nice hotel located two blocks from the French Quarter in an area west of Canal street. Clean rooms include small fridge and coffee maker. Cons: maintenance, no free wifi.
New Orleans Marriott, French Quarter
555 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-581-1000
This hotel is located on the edge of the French Quarter, a few blocks from Bourbon Street. Functional place with nice hotel lobby, very spacious and welcoming. Clean and comfortable rooms. Cons: needs updating.
Loft 523, Central Business District
523 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-200-6523
Hotel is situated close to all touristic highlights. The French Quarters is just a few minutes walk away. Nice and comfortable rooms with huge bathrooms. Cons: parking, poor customer service.
B & W Courtyards Bed & Breakfast, Marigny
2425 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70117, 800-585-5731
B&W Courtyards is a great B&B. It’s not in the middle of the French District, yet close enough so you can walk to all the places you want to visit very easily, just a few blocks from Frenchmen Street. Cons: none
InterContinental Hotel New Orleans, Central Business District
444 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-525-5566
Conveniently located near the French Quarter, this hotel is a great pick for travelers visiting the city without a car, as they are close to all the attractions. Nice roof top pool and great lobby area. Cons: rooms are dated and in need of upgrades.
Bourbon Orleans Hotel, French Quarter
717 Orleans Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-523-2222
Nice hotel in the heart of the French Quarter. Bourbon Street and the St. Louis Cathedral are literally just steps away. clean rooms, good beds reasonably priced. Cons: poor customer service, maintenance.
St. Marie Hotel, French Quarter
827 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-561-8951
Great location, but like most of the French Quarter, this hotel is old. The rooms are clean but dated. Nice bedroom balconies with a great view of what’s happening below. Cons: beds are hard and old.
Quality Inn & Suites, Central Business District
210 Okeefe Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-412-8771
Great location and nicely priced. Friendly & accommodating staff. Good free breakfast and rooms are clean and comfortable. The hotel is close to the Canal Streetcar and the St. Charles Streetcar.
Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, French Quarter
541 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-524-761
Located right in the middle of the action on Bourbon street. Comfortable rooms and good beds, Very friendly staff. The hotel provides good security and good restaurant. Cons: parking ($30.00).
Hilton Garden Inn New Orleans Convention Center, Central Business District, Warehouse District
1001 South Peters Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-525-0044
If you don’t want to be in the Quarter, this hotel might be good for you. Nice rooms that are being updated. Not the greatest location, but walkable to the Quarter and Convention Center. Cons: 28 dollar/night unavoidable “valet” parking.
Hotel Provincial, French Quarter
1024 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-581-4995
Conveniently located in the middle of the French Quarter. Friendly staff. The rooms are dated but are clean, and nicely decorated with antique furniture and the beds are comfortable. Cons: updates needed, maintenance.
Prince Conti Hotel, French Quarter
830 Conti Street,m New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-529-4172
This hotel offers not the newest or most updated decor, but rooms are spacious and clean. Nice hotel just off Bourbon street, so it can be noisy. Cons: poor beds.
The Frenchmen Hotel, Marigny
417 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-948-2166
Like so many here, this is an old hotel but kept up well, and the rooms are clean. Affordable prices and good location. Situated in the “heart of it all,” while not being on or too close to the mayhem that is Bourbon Street. Cons: noisy.
Avenue Plaza Resort, Lower Garden District
2111 St Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-566-1212
Nicely located between the garden district and the French quarter. Easy on and off the streetcar to all points of interest rooms are tastefully designed, well maintained, and clean. Cons: no internet, poor customer service.
Elysian Fields Inn, Marigny
930 Elysian Fields Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70117, 504-948-9420
Nice old house in a hip and up-and-coming district of NOLA (Marigny). Nice rooms and good breakfast. Comfortable B&B, located just a few blocks from Frenchman street and all the music clubs.
Garden District Bed & Breakfast, Garden District
2418 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-895-4302
This B&B is beautiful old building in the heart of the Garden District. Some rooms have a mini kitchen. From here you can walk to many great places on Magazine Street. The streetcar is closeby.
Terrell House B&B, Lower Garden District
1441 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-237-2076
Beautiful place, clean comfortable rooms. Very friendly people who serve great food as well. Quality B&B.
Hotel Villa Convento, French Quarter
616 Ursulines Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-522-1793
Fair rates right in the heart of the French Quarter, though far enough away from Bourbon Street for the noise. Good old-fashioned rooms Cons: this hotel is quite run down.
Hilton, Central Business District
333 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-524-8890
This Hilton building was originally the Masonic Temple, in 1992 redeveloped as Hotel Monaco until Hurricane Katrina. Hotel Monaco did not reopen after Katrina in the hotel reopened in 2007 as a Hilton. Clean, inviting, and reasonably modern. Cons: parking $39 per night/valet parking.
Hilton Garden Inn New Orleans French Quarters, Central Business District
821 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-324-6000
Good rooms, comfortable beds, clean, quiet, friendly staff. The hotel is in a location that’s convenient to the French Quarter. Pleasant lobby. Cons: charge of $28/night for parking (no self [parking).
Staybridge Suites Extended Stay Hotel, Central Business District, Warehouse District
501 Tchoupitoulas At Poydras, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-571-1818
Good hotel for the location and price. Newly remodeled, good breakfast and dinner. Very central to everything. Free breakfast, and excellent rooms with full kitchen. Free Wifi.
1896 O’Malley House, Mid-City
120 S Pierce Street, New Orleans, LA 70119, 504-488-5896
This B&B is a beautiful and comfortable house, comfortable, quaint and affordable. The Canal Street Street car is a block away and takes you right to the French Quarter.
Lions Inn, Marigny
2517 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70117, 504-945-2339
B&B located in a quiet, safe residential street in Marigny, about a ten-minute walk to the excitement of the French Quarter but away from the noise. Cons: some rooms need updating.
Olivier House Hotel, French Quarter
828 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-525-8456
Nice hotel that is a bit worn and torn, but everything is clean and the service is good. It is quiet and peaceful even though it is so close to the Bourbon Street madness.
Hampton Inn Hotel, Central City, Touro
3626 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-9990
This Hampton is close to the Garden District, and therefore more expensive than the typical Hampton, but parking is free. Nice, quiet and comfortable rooms, free breakfast, snacks, and Wifi.
Canal Street Inn, Mid-City
3620 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119, 504-483-3033
Picturesque getaway, nice affordable B&B, well situated on Canal Street just north of the downtown area. The house and surrounding neighborhood are peaceful and quiet.
Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown, Central Business District
226 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-529-9990
Hotel in great location, affordable rates, and spacious rooms. Not the most modern decor nor luxurious amenities but very good value nonetheless. Under renovation.
Best Western French Quarter Landmark Hotel, French Quarter
920 N Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-524-3333
Located conveniently in the French Quarter, and close to all attractions. Nice and quiet little hotel with a private courtyard and pool. Large and clean rooms.
The Melrose Mansion, Marigny
937 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-944-2255
Beautiful old style mansion. The location is awesome. Close to the French Quarter on one of the prettiest streets. Some rooms are very spacious with sitting rooms.
Rathbone Mansions, Seventh Ward
1227 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70116, 866-724-8140
B&B in a good location. The French Quarter is about 10 minutes walk. The property is beautiful with a nice pool and bar area, and the rooms are clean. Cons: needs some repair.
Fairchild House, Central City, Lower Garden District
1518 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-524-0154
Pretty nice and affordable B&Bs. Charming 1800’s home, so the floors and stairs are creaky. Rooms have 12-foot ceilings and air conditioners. Look for Groupon deals. Cons: no free wifi, needs some updating.
Pelham Hotel, Central Business District
444 Common Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-522-4444
This hotel is quietly located and affordable. It’s a great blend of historic charm with modern amenities. Clean rooms and the French Quarter is a short walk from the Pelham. Cons: noisy elevators.
Royal Barracks Guest House, French Quarter
717 Barracks Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-529-7269
If you are looking for a full-service place, this isn’t for you. If you want an inexpensive place to stay while avoiding the tourist traps and trying to feel like a local, look no further. Free Wifi.
New Orleans Guest House, Treme
1118 Ursulines Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-566-1177
Good location, just cross the street and you’re in the French Quarter, but it’s also the quieter side with a lot of restaurants locals go to. Cons: needs new beds
Sunburst Inn, Marigny
819 Mandeville, New Orleans, LA 70117, 504-947-1799
The Sunburst is in the heart of the Faubourg Marigny, just a few blocks from the French Quarter. Great rooms furnished with antiques and oriental rugs.
Holiday Inn New Orleans Superdome, Central Business District
330 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-581-1600
Nicely renovated Holiday Inn. Very affordable rates. Clean, airy rooms with good carpeting and brand new good beds. This place is not so near the hot spots and no shuttle to the French Quarter.
La Quinta Inn & Suites, Central Business District
301 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-598-9977
Good Hotel with great service, Great value in the area by far for being right in downtown where all the nightlife action is. omfortable beds, huge area, access to pools, and clean.
Pontchartrain Hotel, Central City, Lower Garden District
2031 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70, 504-524-0581
Good and pretty big middle-class hotel. Classy place with very friendly service that goes above and beyond your expectations, Friendly rates.
Ambassador Hotel, Central Business District, Warehouse District
535 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 888-455-3417
Repurposed warehouse hotel is a nice place to stay. Clean, quiet and tastefully decorated rooms. Helpful and friendly staff, good location at a very fair price.
New Orleans Marriott at Lakeway, Metairie
3838 N Causeway Boulevard, Metairie, LA 70002, 504-836-5253
This property is pretty quiet, The beds are very comfortable, Nice rooms with flat screens. Rooms have a city view or lake view and corner rooms have plenty of windows. This location is about a 15 – 20-minute drive to downtown New Orleans.
Holiday Inn Hotel New Orleans Westbank SE Tower, Gretna
275 Whitney Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053, 504-366-8535
Spacious clean rooms. with perfect beds. The location is easy to get to from the downtown area. Rooms are a bit noisy at the highway side.