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Riverside, California
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

I went for my birthday for my first trip to NOLA and traveled with a friend. The location was perfect! Far enough from bourbon street and close enough to walk 5 min to have amazing coffee & beignets at cafe du monde! The cafe is across the street from Jackson square, we could not have been happier with the location....

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the French Market Inn for your special occasion stay in New Orleans. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your first visit to NOLA, and appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback about our location, staff service, and accommodations. We're looking forward to welcoming you back to our French Quarter hotel soon.

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I was traveling on a budget and looking for something above a motel, but also affordable. I was pleasantly surprised by how comfortable and peaceful this hotel was, being one of the less expensive hotels in the area. The bed was one of the most comfortable I have slept in and the room was absolutely spacious (do yourself a favor...

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at the French Market Inn. We got a balcony room on the 2nd floor overlooking Decatur St - we were apprehensive about the possibility of noise, but it turned out not to be a problem at all for us. And we loved the huge balcony! The room itself was very large, with two queen beds,...

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending the French Market Inn. We appreciate your feedback, and value your kind words about our balcony accommodations, staff service, and historic property. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at our French Quarter hotel and look forward to welcoming you for your next New Orleans visit.

Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

From now on, any time I come to visit New Orleans, I will be staying here! The location is great, it's right near Jackson square, but far enough from the hustle of bourbon street. Very relaxing environment. The courtyard is a gem! We came to New Orleans for a girls getaway, but also for some much needed relaxation, and the...

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Hi Victoria, reviews like yours are what we strive for! Thank you for choosing the French Market Inn, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back to our French Quarter hotel soon.

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I traveled to New Orleans with our daughter in March and the original hotel we had booked didn't quite live up to our expectations, and luckily we were able to book this hotel last minute! This quaint hotel has all the charm you want from a place in the French Quarter, with a great location, and very...

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the French Market Inn, we're pleased to hear we were able to accommodate you for your New Orleans getaway. We appreciate your feedback about our French Quarter hotel's location, accommodations, and service - our staff works hard to ensure great guest experienced happen every day. We value your recommendation, and look forward to welcoming you back...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Loved this place! Simple, small rooms but comfortable for sleeping and relaxing in between jaunts to the French Q. Awesome courtyards with neat fountains, a small pool for cooling off, and don't forget to find the house cat, Patrick!! We are headed back again this summer for the 4th!

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending the French Market Inn, we appreciate your loyal patronage. We value your feedback, and are glad you've enjoyed your time with us in New Orleans. We're looking forward to welcoming you back to our French Quarter hotel this summer.

San Diego
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We just returned home from NO and our stay at the French Market Inn. Tripadvisor rates this property at #16 in NO. I'm not sure why. It's an old property, at least in the building we were in. Stained rugs in the dark, narrow hallway leading to a small room with more stained carpet. The king bed was comfy, but...

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the French Market Inn and taking the time to share your feedback. We take pride in our historic establishment and are constantly working to update and improve our guest experience - please know all of your comments have been passed on to management. Due to the nature of our property, we have some level of variation...

Woodinville, Washington
Reviewed 10 May 2016

For almost 300 per night (because of Jazz Fest) found this to be most disappointing. Other than location being good for Jackson Square, rest was far below average. Old and quaint is one thing, clean and attention to detail another. Pillows were small and lumpy. When I asked for another type was told all pillows in hotel were the same....

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, we are sorry you were dissatisfied with your hotel experience. We apologize that our housekeeping staff missed the mark during your stay - certainly not indicative of the manner in which we typically operate our facility. Please know all of your comments have been passed on to management. Each of...

Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We could not have been happier with this hotel, truly - there are absolutely a thousand reasons it has gotten such good reviews. The location is amazing, a block off the waterfront and right inside the Quarter - you can walk to everything. We had read that if you got in early, you could leave your bags with them ahead...

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Hi Rose, reviews like yours are what we strive for! Thank you for recommending the French Market Inn, we appreciate your feedback about our location, historic property, and staff service. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you back to our French Quarter hotel for your next New Orleans getaway.

Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here while in New Orleans. Hotel is in a great location which we loved. First room smelled damp as soon as we entered - obvious water damage all down wall, window and curtains, as well as damp floor. Notified reception who suggested they could put in a large blower to dry it out or change our room....

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Elise I, Public Relations Manager at French Market Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the French Market Inn, we apologize for the inconvenience you experienced during your New Orleans visit. Torrential rain and street flooding during your stay created some challenges for us, particularly in our historic eighteenth century buildings. Please know your comments have been passed on to management. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback...

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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Additional Information about French Market Inn

Address: 509 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1027
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range: ₹ 7,031 - ₹ 23,210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — French Market Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
French Market Hotel New Orleans
Historic French Market Hotel
Hotel Historic French Market
Historic French Market Inn
Hotel Style:
#10 Best Value Hotel in New Orleans
#12 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#16 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#50 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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“Window rooms are much bigger”
 of 5 bubbles Dfloyo, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with a balcony facing the courtyard. It was fantastic!”
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“Request a room with a window or other natural light”
 of 5 bubbles jordanak598, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“interior rooms are extremely quiet and dark - great for sleep”
 of 5 bubbles 4theluvofwine, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 251 is cute, though a little dark (pitch black for sleep!)”
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