We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Auld Sweet Olive Bed and Breakfast

313 reviews
Save
Traveller (112)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (25)
Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“courtyard suite”(17 reviews)
“b b”(131 reviews)
“frenchman street”(35 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Free Parking
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (313)Write a Review
Filter reviews
298 results
Traveller rating
274
23
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
274
23
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscourtyard suiteb bfrenchman streetolive roomevery morningfabulous musicfrench quartermarigny neighborhoodshampoo and conditionershort walkhouse is beautifulwhole housea lovely staywithin walking distancesafe walkbreakfast was deliciousfellow guests
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 298 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

So loved staying here and being on the edge of Faubourg, close to ByWater and The Quarter. The room was charming and the bed comfortable. But what's most important is the wonderful atmosphere and welcome environment they create for you from the oment you walk...More

Thank Heidi H
Response from SweetOlive, Manager at Auld Sweet Olive Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

Dear Heidi H, Thank you so much for your kind review. We agree, our location is wonderful, walking distance from The French Quarter, Bywater and all of its amazing restaurants! We hope you will come back soon! Warm regards, Sweet Olive Bed and Breakfast

Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely everything, without any exception, is perfect with Auld Sweet Olive B&B! Lola and Vincent are absolutely terrific hosts who are at all time available with information, details on the city (they know perfectly well), on where to go and eat and/or out, or more...More

Thank David Christian R
Response from SweetOlive, Manager at Auld Sweet Olive Bed and BreakfastResponded 4 days ago

Encore une fois, Bonjour! Thank you so much for your wonderful review, our first as the new innkeepers! It was such a pleasure hosting my fellow Swiss guests and Vincent so enjoyed speaking French with you! We are looking forward to your return, and this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had a great stay at this cozy Bed and Breakfast located just a few blocks from some really amazing music and food in the Marigny. Our host Jessica took the time to welcome us upon arrival and to point us towards...More

Thank sabrinaisaway
Response from SweetOlive, Manager at Auld Sweet Olive Bed and BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your glowing review, sabrinaisaway! We couldnt agree more, our location is perfect and centrally located to so many great things. We loved having you stay with us on your tour of southern Louisiana (and kind of jealous that we were...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This location can't be beat and the innkeeper and owner were delightful, helpful, and could not be nicer! The ability to walk from the inn right into the French Quarter and to Frenchman Street (where the good music is!) is what really put this place...More

Thank Jsigirgwhfif
Response from SweetOlive, Manager at Auld Sweet Olive Bed and BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the lovely review! We're so glad you loved our location. It really is perfect and we have everything you need within a few blocks walk away. There's nothing like a quick stroll through our colorful, unique neighborhood to the sights...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 4 days in New Orleans to celebrate her birthday. It was our first trip to the city and Jessica was a valuable resource regarding where to go and what to see along with a being gracious and welcoming innkeeper. The...More

Thank debbienmark
Response from SweetOlive, Manager at Auld Sweet Olive Bed and BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Mark, for your sweet words! We were honored that you joined us not only for your wife's special birthday, but also for your first trip to NOLA. It was such a pleasure meeting you both. Your visit coincided with historic low temperatures, we...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345660
About
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$154 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$154 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (112)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (25)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Nearby
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
ageffel
15 December 2016|
Answer
Response from SweetOlive | Property representative |
Hi! I'm sorry, but we have a no-pet policy. I would suggest checking out the website bringfido for some wonderful, dog-friendly alternatives - including the Lookout Inn in the Bywater!
0
Votes
Eibhlin28
10 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Doats | Reviewed this property |
No TV; not even in the common room.
2
Votes
tricklic
1 December 2014|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from gunnermel | Property representative |
Yes, we do! We have a safe parking spot for motorcycles inside our gated garden/courtyard. Let me know if you have any other questions, thanks! Nancy
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Room Tips
"Acknowledge the presence of showers or tubs. The courtyard includes rooms with porches and private outdoor..."
Read review
"We booked the Oak & Magnolia Rooms with another couple. The room are connected with ensuite baths. Good..."
Read review
"All rooms are perfect"
Read review
"We reserved four of their rooms and all are very nice. Our favorite is the Courtyard Suite."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing