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Cadiz, Kentucky
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We travelled 9 hours and were ready to just get to the hotel and relax. They were very helpful, the room we reserved was not cleaned yet (not their fault, we were early). My husband forgot to ask for a ground floor room, I use a cane to walk). They did not hesitate to offered us a different room which...

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Hello Sue B Thank you for your comments. We strive to exceed the expectations of each of our customers every day. Its nice to hear that we were able to take good care of you. We hope to see you again. Safe Travels Bruce

Los Angeles, United States
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The room was clean and quaint. The decor was very festive and thematic with New Orleans Mardi Gras. The location was a little farther out from the French Quarter and tourist areas, but it was worth the 15-minute drive. The breakfast was surprisingly delicious, especially the grits!

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the wonderful comments. We certainly appreciate those mentions. I will be sure to share with our staff Safe Travels Bruce

Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was an excellent place to stay, specially if you are already renting a car. SUPER easy to get in and out of the city. AJ was an AMAZING employee who helped with places to eat and a small problem we had with the room (I was staying with my boyfriend, and we didn't need two beds! AJ was very...

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful comment. We hope to see you again Safe Travels Bruce

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Disappointed. Made the reservation in the morning. Showed up after a long day of travel to discover there was no room reserved for us. Car full of sad kids and unhappy parents driving around late at night only to be charged full price at a hotel with fewer amenities. Won't use again!!!

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Tulsa, United States
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Hotel is a $40 cab ride from the airport; the shuttle does NOT go to this hotel. There are zero restaurants near this hotel, which means I spent a bundle on Uber and cabs. The smell was not foul, but it wasn't 'pleasant' like most hotels. Had to kill a HUGE roach which is NOT cool. I've stayed at better...

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

We apologize for your inconveniences. Our hotel is in a quiet location, we try to give our guests a sanctuary away from the city traffic. Please in the future--let us know when you return to New Orleans--we will be glad to assist you in securing one of our sister hotels that will be more to your preferences of attractions.

Haslet TX, United States
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This hotel is an excellent place to stay, the staff is very friendly and helpful. The accommodations were perfect and the location was great. The people at the front desk very helpful and considerate. The maintenance man fixed a minor problem immediately, along with the kitchen staff and house keeping staff making our stay very relaxing.

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments Leonora. We try really hard to take the best possible care of our guests. I will pass your thoughts onto our staff. I know they will be appreciative of the time you took to provide this information. We thank you for that Hope to see you soon. We wish you safe travels

Jackson, Michigan
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Nicest, cleanest, hotel beyond far. Great customer service. Remodeled rooms, great filling breakfast, ease to and from new Orleans or airport. Few miles outside of town made it nice and quiet for when you wanted to escape and rest. Not sure if taxi prices for we rented a car. Highly highly recommend. I hopefully will get to visit again soon...

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Bruce P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful comments. We look forward to your next visit. Safe travels Bruce

Gretna, Louisiana
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Hotel staff and breakfast was nice! Will recommend to all my family and friends that travel, will stay again when looking for cozy comfort and quietness, lobby and pull area was also relaxing, whole hotel is just beautiful

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Thank you for your very kind comments. We hope to see you again. Until that time---Safe Travels Bruce

Canaan, New Hampshire
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This Best Western is wonderful. All of the employees were friendly. I was very impressed with the handwritten welcome note and tasty snack that were there to greet us. My friend that I was traveling with was incredibly excited about the complimentary cold beer that we were given at check in. In fact, I heard about that each of the...

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Thank you for the great comment and thank you for staying with us. Come see us again Bruce

Reviewed 1 August 2016

Staff was very friendly and helpful. I was travelling with my mother who is disabled. They made the hotel stay a great experience. The rm was very clean and comfortable. The breakfast was one the BEST I've had where they advertise "free breakfast included."

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Thank you very much for your kind comments. We try extra hard to take of our guests. Great to hear that we did well for you. Come see us again!!!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the all new BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn where our guests find a quiet alternative to the busy city hustle and bustle. Located on the Westbank of New Orleans in quaint Westwego, Louisiana, this newly renovated hotel is just within minutes of your New Orleans area destination.The BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn features 67 newly renovated spaciously-appointed guest rooms each complete with 32” flat screen Samsung Televisions, pillow top mattresses, upgraded bedding, microwave, refrigerator, premier cable television channels featuring HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Our guests get a great start to their day by enjoying their freshly prepared complimentary full hot “Breakfast on the Bayou” served each and every morning. Our sparkling outdoor salt water swimming pool is the perfect place to catch the southern sun or just to wind down and relax. To keep our guests feeling great and connected, our fitness studio and business center are available 24 hours a day. After a long day of shopping or meetings our guests enjoy our weekday Evening Lagniappe Huere, providing complimentary drinks, snacks and conversation, just enough to get your ready to take on tomorrow. Make it a point to join us for Margarita Monday and Wine & Cheese Wednesdays.Our guests staying at the BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn are less than nine miles from the many New Orleans area attractions including the Historic Vieux Carré (French Quarter), the Louisiana Children's Museum, Audubon Nature Institute featuring the Zoo, Butterfly Garden/Insectarium and Entergy IMAX Theater. Loyola University, Tulane, Xavier and LSU University campuses are just a short drive away. Enjoy the convenience of being the closest hotel to the TCP Golf Course of Louisiana, home of the Zurich Classic, and NOLA Motorsports Park, the south’s most talked about new attraction featuring the largest go kart track in the United States, both just 4 minutes from the hotel.Come stay on the bayou and experience the BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn. Our friendly team is awaiting your arrival and ready to provide you with the warmest hotel experience. You’ve tried the rest now try the Best! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn

Address: 9008 Westbank Expy, Westwego, LA 70094-3734
Region: United States > Louisiana > Westwego
Price Range: ₹ 5,144 - ₹ 11,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bayou Hotel Westwego
Best Western Westwego
Westwego Best Western
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“Do not stay on the side of the hotel that backs up to the convenience store. Loud music and squealing tires all night long.”
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“2nd floor not wheelchair accessable”
 of 5 bubbles bbbutrfly, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Noise level varied due to traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles GeraldH35883, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the front side of the hotel away from the gas station.”
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“Make sure your room is on the opposite side of the gas station.”
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