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Soniat House

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

This hotel is a great old fashioned hotel with old fashioned service. Rooms are in excellent condition but old style, and it takes you back to the 60's with the 21st century twist. Scones for breakfast were a highlight.More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 17 July 2015

We are always happy to hear from guests who find us "unique." We are actually aiming to give a feeling of what life was like in the French Quarter in the 1830s without looking like a museum. It is not easy to do. I'm glad...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

Wonderfully homelike atmosphere with wonderful staff that take care of you as if you were visiting the 100th time! The decoration is lovely with wonderful details, all the furniture are antique. The breakfast is served in the room, the courtyards are very calm and serene....More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 17 July 2015

I wish that your home was not so far away so that we could welcome you back often. Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Although it is on the edge of the French Quarter, Soniat House feels like being transported to New Orleans in the past. Rooms are very quiet and private - and the suites are huge. We loved the atmosphere and breakfast tray. Greet for a romantic...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 30 June 2015

Thank you for your kind words. Please come see us again soon.

Reviewed 15 June 2015

For those that love being taken care of like you have not been before, we highly recommend the Soniat House. A quaint small luxury hotel that meets and exceeds every expectation of old world luxury. We had a wonderful downstairs room that had everything we...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2015

This is a favorite spot in a favorite city for us, and as always the stay was most enjoyable. It is in the middle of everything and yet quiet and relaxing. In the quarter, on the Eastern edge which makes it easy to get in...More

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Response from Frances S, Owner at Soniat HouseResponded 13 June 2015

It is in pleasing our loyal returning guests that we find great pleasure in having the Soniat House. Thank you so much for taking the time to write. If you are ever disappointed in anything or anyone at Soniat House please let me know. I...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$294 - US$626 (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
Price range
US$294 - US$626 (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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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
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Charlene G
18 June 2017|
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Response from Frances S | Property representative |
Parades are not allowed to go through the French Quarter.
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.
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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