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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just left our visit from NOLA and stayed at the Lookout. It was absolutely PERFECT. The room was super clean and comfy. We brought blankets and such bc we are on a road trip and have had some not so great experiences with cleanliness... But this place was pristine. Id definitely say the innkeeper goes above and beyond to...

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Eyota, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Was the best place to stay in New Orleans!! Beautiful and comfortable!! Hot tub was great!! Pretty pool!! Kelly and Mark are great and answered all my questions before and during our stay! Will stay here the next time we come for sure!!

1Thank rmichellel
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Needed a last minute place for one extra night as our hotel in French Quarter was booked up. Took a chance through a second party booking agency and so very glad we did. Admittedly we were nervous as we drove through the neighborhoods - at one point almost said cancel. So glad we didn't, found this Inn to be perfect...

1Thank maruby1
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This property is not close to downtown but has easy access to buses right outside the door. For our group (rented the whole house) we switched up from walking back and forth from downtown and busing or cabbing it around. The property itself is wonderful. All the rooms are cute and look exactly like the many pictures found on the...

1Thank Rick M
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hey Rick, Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review about your recent stay with us. We are so glad you and your friends enjoyed spending Mardi Gras in New Orleans and at The Lookout. You guys were a true delight and we look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit. Maybe in the summertime...

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Looked cute on the Internet so we tried it! Great price, dog friendly for an additional fee of 25$. Place was amazing! Old historical feel architecture and decorations. Very clean inside and out with a great sitting area in the back yard, that also has a small pool! Innkeeper was friendly and accommodating. There are lots of restaurants and bars...

1Thank Pete W
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hey Pete, Thanks so much for your review. It was great having you guys and I'm glad you enjoyed the inn, the architecture and our oasis of a backyard. Please come back and visit us again. All the best, Kelly, Mark and Percival

Gaithersburg, Maryland
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Stayed at the Lookout Inn in the wonderful Bywater neighborhood while visiting NOLA for a few days. The Elvis Suite fit my needs perfectly and was cute in every way. Plenty of room with a pull out futon and queen size bed. The Elvis decorations made it even better with the decorative hubcaps, hair dryer chair, and motifs all over...

1Thank Egill1621
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for your great review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay in the Elvis Suite, with all of the decor and funky furniture. Also great to hear that you took advantage of the claw foot tub. We hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to NOLA. All the best, Kelly Rayner

Reviewed 21 December 2016

WE booked here to stay after our cruise for 4 nights. We were getting married during that time & staying here was perfect. The room was spacious but cozy & the hot tub was great. The bathtub was wonderful for a long soak. Kelly even brought a bottle of champagne to celebrate. It's close to everything & will definitely be...

1Thank Joette D
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review about your stay at The Lookout. I'm so glad you chose us as your Honeymoon accommodations. It was truly a pleasure having you. Come back anytime, maybe for your anniversary?? All the best, Kelly Rayner

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I normally don't write reviews, but this place was special. Stayed in the Bollywood suite and it was gorgeous! Very spacious room and the private cabana area in the back....awesome! Was there with friends on both sides of a couples cruise. I will definitely stay again. The owners are just so sweet and their dog Percy is just fantastic. Looking...

1Thank Jennifer D
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer, Thanks so much for posting a review about your stay with us. I'm so glad you enjoyed the Bollywood Suite and also had the opportunity to meet the famous Percival Winston! He's ready to welcome you on your next visit. All the best, Kelly, Mark and Percival

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had the most wonderful stay with the Lookout Inn. The owners are very friendly and accommodating. The rooms are wonderful and very comfortable. I would highly recommend this in for anyone who wants to have a wonderful stay in New Orleans. Plus the resident dog is soooo adorable. I will happily stay again. Thanks so much for making us...

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Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hi Ronda, Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review about your recent stay with us. It was such a pleasure having you guys and I enjoyed seeing you on both legs of your cruise. It sounded amazing!! Next time you're in New Orleans, we hope to see you! Best, Kelly, Mark and Percy

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Last weekend, my wife and I visited New Orleans and stayed at the Lookout Inn. The area was wonderful and Kelly and Mark were excellent hosts. They went above and beyond the required service and made us feel very welcome. I'd highly recommend this place to anyone and would definitely stay here again on our next trip to the Big...

1Thank revelation051986
Kelly R, Owner at Lookout Inn of New Orleans, responded to this review

Hi Ryan, Thanks so much for posting a review about your recent stay with us. It was a pleasure having you and your wife. I'm so glad you enjoyed our inn as well as the big game at the Superdome. Thank you for the kind words. Please come back anytime! And bring Hazel!! Best, Kelly, Mark and Percy

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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 destinations, and a come-as-you-are vibe that’s as infectious as it is alluring, this is real deal New Orleans oozing with southern hospitality and the promise of a most epic night out. For endless opportunities to boogie, to admire row upon row of lovingly restored homes, and to escape the fray of the more touristic parts of town (but still live it up in grand style) head to Faubourg Marigny & Bywater.
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Laid-back luxury in the Bywater neighborhood of New Orleans. Four meticulously-renovated suites include private entrances, baths & living rooms, queen beds & sleeper sofas. The backyard paradise with a saltwater cocktail pool & hot tub, cabana with wet bar & bathroom is perfect for small parties, casual meetings or romance. Employees disappear unless called upon so with only 4 suites, guests often feel they have the "place to themselves". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lookout Inn of New Orleans

Address: 833 Poland Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117-4783
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Price Range: ₹ 5,964 - ₹ 6,094 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lookout Inn of New Orleans 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Personally stayed in the Mardi Gras suite but walked through all of them. Each suite is clean, roomy and tastefully decorated.”
RickM90, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Enjoyed the quirky Elvis suite, one of a kind!”
  • Elvis Suite!
Egill1621, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Mardi Gras suite is easily accessable.”
, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Be grateful, be mindful, you can't go wrong.”
MAZANTSTCLAUDE, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The bottom floor rooms are a little lower light for those who like to sleep in.”
alhertz, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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