Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Hotel - New Orleans

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

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

Offering an outdoor swimming pool, a rooftop terrace and a courtyard, Le Richelieu Hotel lies in a historic area of New Orleans near to Museum of Trade Finance and the Fed, Southern Food and Beverage Museum and St. Roch and the Campo Santo. Founded in 1965, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2006.

The hotel boasts quiet location not far from a theater, a cathedral and a museum as well as a national park and greenery. Guests can get to New Orleans city center, which is 2 km away.

There are shops and boutiques within a quick reach of the hotel.

Gallery Bienvenu train station lies within a 20-minute walk. The hotel is located 20 minutes' drive from Louis Armstrong New Orleans airport.

Rooms

This quiet hotel comprises 86 guestrooms with a fridge, free Wi-Fi, climate control, cable TV and a sofa. Bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The café Cafe Du Monde can be reached within a 5-minute walk.

Services

Business facilities feature computer rental, a photocopier and a fax.

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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, United States, 70116

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City Center
  • New Orleans
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Du Monde (cuisine: American, French)
    900 ft
  • Coop's Place (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    700 ft
Parks
  • Washington Artillery Park
    2000 ft
  • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
    3200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Rooms and availability

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Hotel Address:

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, United States, 70116

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City Center
  • New Orleans
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Du Monde (cuisine: American, French)
    900 ft
  • Coop's Place (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    700 ft
Parks
  • Washington Artillery Park
    2000 ft
  • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
    3200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Saint Louis Cathedral - 1700 ft
  • Frenchmen Street/ Faubourg Marigny - 2000 ft
  • Preservation Hall - 2000 ft

Popular areas

Places of interest

Convention centers

Shopping areas

  • French Market Area - 2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

  • New Orleans Mint - 400 ft
  • Beauregard-Keyes House and Gdn - 400 ft
  • New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park - 1000 ft
  • New Orleans Historic Voodoo - 1400 ft
  • Musee Rosette Rochon-Don G - 1400 ft
  • Friends of the Cabildo Museum - 1700 ft
  • Louisiana Museum Foundation - 1700 ft
  • State Museum - 1700 ft
  • Reverend Zombie's House-Voodoo - 2000 ft
  • Cabildo - 2000 ft

Parks

Local attractions

  • St. Roch and the Campo Santo - 1.0 mi
    1725 St. Roch Ave, New Orleans
  • Southern Food and Beverage Museum - 1.2 mi
    1 Poydras Street #169, New Orleans
  • Julia Row - 1.3 mi
    Julia Street, New Orleans
  • Riverwalk Marketplace - 1.0 mi
    1 Poydras St., New Orleans
  • Museum of the American Cocktail - 1.3 mi
    514 Chartres St, New Orleans

Near the hotel

  • French Quarter - 1400 ft
    Canal St to Esplanade Ave, New Orleans
  • The Old U.S. Mint - 600 ft
    400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans
  • Madame John's Legacy - 1400 ft
    632 Dumaine St, New Orleans
  • Louisiana State Museum - 1800 ft
    523 St Ann Street, New Orleans
  • Old Ursuline Convent - 600 ft
    1112 Chartres St, New Orleans
  • Faubourg Marigny - 900 ft
    New Orleans, LA
  • New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum - 1500 ft
    724 Dumaine St., New Orleans

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Du Monde - 900 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 Envie - 400 ft

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

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

  • Bennachin Restaurant - 400 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 Place - 700 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 Restaurant - 500 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  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86
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Le Richelieu In The French Quarter Reviews

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

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
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Based on 384 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
10.0
Value
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 Hotel - New Orleans New Orleans location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1234 Chartres Street, New Orleans, United States, 70116

Get directions
City Center
  • New Orleans
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Du Monde (cuisine: American, French)
    900 ft
  • Coop's Place (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    700 ft
Parks
  • Washington Artillery Park
    2000 ft
  • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
    3200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86