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Le Richelieu In The French Quarter - New Orleans

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70116  show map
 3 stars
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Le Richelieu In The French Quarter - New Orleans

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Close to everything, including the frenchman clubs - Breakfast was tasty and reasonably priced
  • Hotel has a parking lot onsite - Free internet - Lovely swimming pool and bar - Patio area with free coffee
  • Room was so nicely done and very clean - Staff were top notch - Mini kitchen area was very clean
  • Rooms were large - Walk-in closet was fantastic - Bathrooms are great - Very poor internet
  • In the french quarter, but away from the noise - Good food and service for breakfast - Free parking

Overview

Located 300 meters away from Frenchmen Street, a 3-star Le Richelieu In The French Quarter hotel offers an individual accommodation within a 10-minute walk from Bourbon Street. The hotel opened its doors in 1965 and was remodeled in 2006.

The property is 20 minutes' walk from center of New Orleans. There are restaurants and cafés in the area.

A market, shops and boutiques are minutes away from the hotel.

A 20-minute walk from Gallery Bienvenu train station. It takes about 25 minutes to get to Louis Armstrong New Orleans airport by car.

Rooms

While staying at Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Hotel guests can make use of free Wi-Fi, climate control, cable television, a fridge and a sofa provided in the rooms. These rooms have carpet floor and European furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try tea and coffee served in the poolside bar. The café Cafe Du Monde is approximately 300 meters from the property.

Services

Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Hotel provides computer equipment, a business center and a conference room along with airport transfer, 24-hour reception and room service.

Relax

A Jacuzzi and a sauna as well as steam baths and massage are available to guests on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   86.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Playground
  • Kids club

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers
  • Garden area
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 1 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Le Richelieu In The French Quarter - New Orleans New Orleans location
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Hotel Address:

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70116

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Airports
  • Lakefront (NEW)
    5.9 mi
  • NAS/Alvin Callendar (NBG)
    9.6 mi
Train
  • Union Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Du Monde (cuisine: American, French)
    900 ft
  • Coop's Place (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Rooms and availability

Le Richelieu In The French Quarter photos Room
Standard Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
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King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Le Richelieu In The French Quarter photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Location

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Local attractions

  • Magazine Street1.9 mi
  • New Orleans Botanical Gardens2.8 mi
    1 Palm Dr
  • St. Joseph Church and Gardens3.2 mi
    610 Lafayette St
  • Garden District 2.7 mi
    2727 Prytania Street
  • New Orleans City Park3.2 mi
    1 Palm Dr 1 Palm Drive, 70124, New Orleans, Louisiana

Near the hotel

  • Faubourg Marigny 900 ft
    New Orleans, LA
  • St. Louis Cathedral2100 ft
    615 Pere Antoine Aly
  • St. Louis Cemetery No. 13900 ft
    425 Basin St 3421 Esplanade Ave
  • Jackson Square2000 ft
    615 Pere Antoine Alley
  • French Quarter 3000 ft
    Canal St to Esplanade Ave Mississippi River to N Rampart St

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Du Monde900 ft

    Address: 800 Decatur St
    Phone: (504) 581-2914

    68% likes this, based on 4009 reviews
    Cuisine: American, French
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

  • Cafe Envie400 ft

    Address: 1241 Decatur St
    Phone: 504-524-3689

    77% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 10

  • Bennachin Restaurant400 ft

    Address: 1212 Royal St
    Phone: 504-522-6746

    61% likes this, based on 69 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian, African
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 30

  • Coop's Place700 ft

    Address: 1109 Decatur St
    Phone: 504-525-9053

    63% likes this, based on 1014 reviews
    Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 37

  • Mona Lisa Restaurant500 ft

    Address: 1212 Royal St
    Phone: (504) 522-6746

    78% likes this, based on 193 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 14

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Le Richelieu In The French Quarter

8.2
FabulousBased on421 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
10.0
Dining
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Old world charm of the hotel; not just another chain hotel. Very comfortable.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Excellent breakfast and good bartender.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Le Richelieu is conveniently located in the French Quarter to shopping, dinning and sightseeing locations.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The Richelieu is at an excellent location within the French quarter. It is close to Bourbon Street and Jackson Square but it is on a quiet corner and the building has a lot of character, better than a chain hotel!

    With the exception of the 2 younger ladies at the front desk, the other staff was not too friendly, they hardly smiled and it really took away from the experience, a simple smile can go a long way!

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    I loved the location as well as the character of the hotel. It was quaint and quiet.

    I did not like that there was no room service during in the week.

  • Single
    9.6

    I liked the character of the hotel - slightly old-fashioned style of room and very comfortable. The hotel staff were all very friendly and incredibly helpful. The hotel is in a very peaceful part of the French Quarter - close enough to the centre of things, but away from the noise and crowds.

    This is only a minor point but I like to be able to make a cup of tea or coffee in my room and there were no facilities for this at Le Richelieu.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Staff friendly. Courtyard is beautiful and the pool located in the courtyard is great. There is a tiny cafe with one wall that is glass looking directly onto the pool/courtyard. The bar adjoining the cafe area was great. Bar looked authentic original New Orleans. Bathroom was very clean but it may be time to replace the tile on the floor. Bed was comfortable. Parking is onsite which is very unusual for French Quarter. Now they charge $20 to park and it used to be free. This is our third or fourth time to stay there over the last few years. Quiet area but only takes a minute to get to French Market and other parts of the Quarter. Overall, recommend it.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Beautiful Rooms. Pool is great. Located close to Frenchman Street and walking distance of the entire French Quarter.

    Paid $260 a night for a king suite and the a/c in the living room was ancient and the room was so hot we couldn't use it. The hotel staff told us "well, it's a 150 year old building". For those prices you would think they could replace the a/C. Food was too expensive, $14.00 for a bowl of oatmeal, biscuit and juice. I didn't like having to leave the key at the front desk every time we left the hotel. I would recommend it to others if they get the a/c fixed and eat somewhere else. The hotel itself was lovely.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location and service was excellent. Close to all the attractions in the French Quarter.

    Mattress on the bed was too hard and we had some very noisey neighbors in the room beside us the first night. The rooms could use some updating..but were quaint.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    This hotel was elegant, intimate, and friendly. Our room was comfortable and spacious, and what looked like a closet turned out to have a kitchenette inside. I loved the linen closet in the bathroom with plenty of towels and real Kleenex--it made me never want a typical hotel room again.The staff were particularly warm and helpful.

  • Single
    9.6

    This hotel was very quaint and located in a very convenient location. The hotel staff was excellent. The hotel had a a bar and served breakfast which I loved. They also had a pool which was great becUse the humidity was almost unbearable.I Would definatley stay here again.

    The only thing I did not like was that it was located a little further down then most hotels in the French quarter,but cabs run in the area so it works out.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    It was a lovely charming hotel in a superb location, close to shopping, bars and restaurants and the infamous Bourbon St but far away enough to be really quiet and peaceful. Great value for money as well. New Orleans best kept secret!

  • Single
    10.0

    Perfect combination -- around the corner from the music spots on Frenchmen Street, but quiet and safe when I wanted to sleep or be alone. All the staff were as pleasant and helpful as could be.

    Business travelers nowadays are accustomed to WiFi in their rooms. If not possible in the room, perhaps the hotel could open a WiFi spot in the lobby.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Hotel is older and could use some updating, but the pool and patio was grand. Security is very top notch!

    No coffee pot!

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The location was convenient to all the attractions of the French Quarter, but still in a very quiet neighborhood. It was quiet inside the hotel as well. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. The staff was very helpful and friendly.

    The shower wasn't that good. The water pressure was low. And one night the water didn't drain out so I had to call the front desk. They sent someone right away to unclog it, so I can't complain about the service.

How to reach hotel

hotel Le Richelieu In The French Quarter - New Orleans New Orleans location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70116

Get directions
Airports
  • Lakefront (NEW)
    5.9 mi
  • NAS/Alvin Callendar (NBG)
    9.6 mi
Train
  • Union Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Du Monde (cuisine: American, French)
    900 ft
  • Coop's Place (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86