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Hotel Storyville

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When my Uber pulled up to the front of the house it seriously took my breath away. The historical beauty and the large upstairs patio is absolutely gorgeous. The room I stayed in was wonderfully designed. I loved all the unique touches that remind me of the Caribbean Islands. The bed was extremely comfortable. I slept like a baby every... More 

Thank Liz P
Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

We look forward to your next visit to New Orleans!! We feel that we have a lovely, historic property with a great location. Thanks for staying at Hotel Storyville. More 

Independence, OR.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, let me say that we were delighted with the facility. The rooms are quaint and well appointed, the back courtyard area is delightful and relaxing, the kitchen area was well stocked, and it was perfectly located for us. One bus lines runs right by and stops are a block away. Another bus and the street car are... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all let me say the hotel proprietor Barbara is an awesome host! I stayed here for Halloween weekend 2016 and it was a great time. the rooms are clean and you get good water pressure unlike a lot of places I have stayed at in the quarter. The rooms have a small kitchen with full size fridge which... More 

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Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

Thanks you so much! I always try to do anything I can to make my guests comfortable! Hotel Storyville has a great location near to all of the action and the advantage of coming back to a tranquil spot. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was a beautiful old house on the esplanade avenue with trees and a pedestrian walkway. A lovely porch in front of the house and a big garden behind. Possibility to park your car in a private lot. Colours were rich and the rooms had a a sea/beach look. When we arrived we were upgraded right away and we... More 

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Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Storyville and appreciate your recommendation! We also love our porches and garden space. We strive to help our guests in any way possible. Thanks again. More 

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is the hotel, more like a home, that I will always stay at. Barbara is delightful, the rooms are charming, large, and fully appointed with everything you could need. And if you need something else? She will get it for you. Hotel Storyville is in a great central location and has all of the New Orlean's charm you can... More 

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Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am happy to help our guests in any way possible to create a wonderful visit to Hotel Storyville and New Orleans. We just love our balcony and garden area!! More 

Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Once again I had an outstanding stay at the Hotel Storyville! Barbara runs a wonder quaint hotel off the main strip of the French Quarter. When I arrived she was helping an older couple load their luggage into their car. And she allowed me to park out front even though it was 9 Am and I could not check into... More 

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Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

It was so great to have you back at Hotel Storyville again. We strive to ensure that our guests are taken care of and always try to accommodate special requests. We have a great service staff and I will be sure to let housekeeping know your nice comments. I look forward to your next visit and a cocktail in the... More 

Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great southern charm close to French Quarter. Rooms well appointed, clean and with lots of character. Lovely gardens and balconies and a Tiki bar area for outdoor entertainment. Also had a secure parking area for our vehicles. A delightful stay.

Thank Petronella57
Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

What a wonderful review! Thank you so much. We are so glad to have our garden area and guest parking. We very happy that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Storyville and look forward to seeing you again. More 

San Antonio, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Storyville certainly lived up to all of New Orlean's charm and character. It was our first time visiting NOLA, and we were very happy with our choice. We had friends stay within the French Quarter, but staying in this former NOLA home quickly immersed us into the community and its relaxing culture (the French Quarter is a few blocks away... More 

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Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! We are so glad that the charm and character of Hotel Storyville added to your visit. We offer you the best of both worlds…the French Quarter is just minutes away. But then you can retreat to the quiet charm of Hotel Storyville. We look forward to your next visit!! More 

Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Love NOLA! Loved Hotel Storyville! Beautiful grounds, enjoyed hanging out at the Tiki bar and even had entertainment in the garden. We stayed in an awesome 2 bedroom suite with a kitchen! Barbara was so helpful with recommendations and accommodations. Great location! Will definitely stay again!

Thank sfloyd111812
Barbara L, Owner at Hotel Storyville, responded to this review

We would love to see you again at Hotel Storyville. We love our beautiful location and gardens and are so glad you enjoyed them too!! We often host events in our gardens, Tiki Bar and Mermaid Lounge. I am always happy to share information on our great city! More 

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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We exchanged through RCI and arrived on Friday, leaving Saturday to go to a family reunion in the area and returned to Hotel Storyville on Monday. When we checked in, Barbara told us that she would give us a remote for the parking lot gate when we got back on Monday. We parked in the rear parking Friday night and... More 

Thank Bonnie B

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Additional Information about Hotel Storyville

Address: 1261 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range: ₹ 6,992 - ₹ 8,362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Request a room that does not have exposure to Esplanade St to avoid overnight street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles RUCP, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request first floor room if available. I stayed on the third floor. Was okay but could have done without the stair climbing.”
 of 5 bubbles K8271NXjohng, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The studios are quite large, don't be hesitant due to the name "studio"”
 of 5 bubbles 930jannaf, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Parking is about $5 for the night and your car is very safe.”
 of 5 bubbles lidiab723, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Suites are large and have all amenities”
 of 5 bubbles josephcynthia, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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