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The Drifter Hotel

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Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (2)
Ratings and reviews
3.0
8 reviews
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Service
Value
Sleep Quality
20 Apr 2018
“Nice spot, good people, poor service ”
2 weeks ago
“Incredible, had a great time w/ wife.”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Boutique Hotel built in 1956 and completely reimagined in 2017. Thanks to its retro “motel” sign out front, this unassuming low-rise seems at first glance like a forgotten 1950s anachronism. But look past the period-piece signage and The Drifter reveals itself as an exercise in...
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Location and contact
3522 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-7016
15.8 km to Louis Armstrong Intl Airport
11 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.7 km from Lake Lawn Metairie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place is certainly popular and is a scene. I'm glad to see this happening in New Orleans and it was great to stay here, great sun exposure in the day at the pool and great staff. Some reviews below are totally unfair, seem hypersensitive, and...More

2  Thank Eddie646
Reviewed 12 May 2018

1 Star for the Motel, 3 stars for the Pool/Bar. I checked in easily enough. The room was fine - nice hipster style but a little uncomfortable, not many soft surfaces. The floors are concrete and the sofa is an uncomfortable built-in futon. Loved the...More

6  Thank kambler2018
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

It wouldn’t take much effort from the staff to make this a five star review. They just need to make a little more effort. The advertised Aesop products were in the room and shower, but empty on day one, and never filled up despite us...More

2  Thank Ali L
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Came in with my girlfriend the other night, wasn't to busy which was great. Only problem was my drinks spent way more time empty than they did full- for just one example. Bad service from the bartender named Aaron or Eric. Wouldn't have mattered if...More

3  Thank mabro265
Reviewed 20 March 2018

If you like staff that excels in friendly irreverence, sub-par service, and below minimum standard hotel offerings (e.g. a restaurant, food, room service, a 24h receptionist, or even sufficient lighting and hot water in your room) then this is the perfect place for you. For...More

1  Thank greathunkandspunk
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
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US$127 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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