We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Pelham

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
The Pelham
The Pelham
Panoramas (6)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

523 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 465: English reviews
Start your review of The Pelham
 Click to rate
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my fourth visit to the hotel and once again they delivered beyond expectations. The staff is so friendly and the rooms were very clean and well maintained. Stayed during the NBA All Star game and while the rate was quite high it was a much better value than most other hotels I looked at. Plus it was to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Addison F
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Booked this room and specifically requested the highest floor available. They put me in a room on the bottom floor with no windows. It was dirty, had water damage and smelled of mildew and an old dirt floor basement. The air in the room was always damp and cold so much so that my clothes felt damp when I put...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank VonReuter
San Antonio
Reviewed 1 week ago

BEWARE, BEWARE, BEWARE of the Pelham Hotel's no-refundable policy. In December, we booked this hotel for Memorial day weekend. As soon as I realized we couldn't make the trip, I immediately contacted the hotel (less than an hour from booking and still 5 months away from the arrival date) and asked for a refund. For reasons that couldn't be explained...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank FunnyCowgirl
Vancouver, B.C.
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I stayed at the Pelham for a four day weekend. She was attending a conference and I was tagging along. We paid approximately US$154/night when we booked in mid-November, as part of a hotel/airfare package. We liked the hotel. It was quaint and cozy. The rooms were small, but not tiny. We had a room with large...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AdvisorKing
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They didn't tell me I was reserving a room without windows. There's no natural light and it's dim and depressing. The corridors smell musty but that wouldn't be a deal breaker if the room wasn't so much like a dungeon. Bed's comfortable though so if you're a vampire this is the place for you.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ellen L
White Plains, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for two nights before a cruise. We had never been to New Orleans before. The location was great. We could walk to Bourbon, Royal and Canal Streets. It is also very close to Harrah's Casino. The hotel was clean and comfortable. We stayed in a King room with outside window. It was a standard...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank 117kathleen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This a great location for those wanting to enjoy the French Quarter. Great price. Friendly staff. It has the old Louisiana charm. Comfy beds. Clean. They will assist you with setting up tours. The Ruby Slipper restaurant is a wonderful bonus.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Lahonda B
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel is nice and close to everything. We walked to Bourbon Street and Jackson Square. The rooms are small but big enough to move around. We were pleased with the price. We went with another couple and they were by the elevators so I would recommend suggesting not to be close to the elevator. You could hear people closing...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank yourmama3
Harlingen, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We planned a trip to the French Quarter Jan 14-18th and decided to try the Pelham. This was based on price but primarily because the Pelham is ideally located. In fact, it's just about perfect. It's walking distance to everything French Qtr and Mississippi River but far enough to afford a quiet retreat. And, of course it's connected to the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Albuchris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hotel close to the convention centre and restaurants and the fun of Bourbon Street while being a quiet place to stay and relax. Nesha at the front desk was a great help through our stay. I would love to stay again on our next visit.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Kitty B

297 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (127)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (39)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (25)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (51)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (133)
Viewed
Interior Queen Room (23)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
Standard Double Room (27)
Viewed
Standard King Room (24)
Viewed
The Hotel (49)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (37)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (16)
Viewed
Room/Suite (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these New Orleans hotels
Central Business District
BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Christopher Hotel
Central Business District
St. James Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Central Business District
Royal St Charles Hotel
Royal St Charles Hotel
#54 of 163 in New Orleans
1,177 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Central Business District
Blake Hotel New Orleans, BW Premier Collection
Central Business District
Omni Royal Crescent Hotel
Omni Royal Crescent Hotel
#64 of 163 in New Orleans
1,189 reviews
Central Business District
Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Central Business District

Neighbourhood Profile
Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title might suggest that this area is all about business and little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you away from the Central Business District. The CBD offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts District and Tremé, with the river at its eastern extreme, this hub for sports, gaming, shopping, theatre, family-friendly activities, and amazing regional cuisine makes a smart base wherever your interests lie.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pelham Hotel is in the heart of what you come to New Orleans for. Only minutes from the French Quarter, Harrah's Casino, the Riverwalk and the Warehouse District, distinctive styling, uncompromised convenience and a friendly staff await you. Historically located on a site that was formerly the plantation of Jean Baptist Lemoyne de Bienville, founder of New Orleans, the Pelham Hotel offers a grand scale of personal service and attention to detail in an intimate boutique setting reminiscent of old-world European grace. The hotel offers the luxurious living standards of elegant New Orleans combined with personal attention and an unwavering commitment to your happiness. This historic landmark hotel offers 60 uniquely appointed guestrooms featuring grand 18-foot ceilings, original old brick walls, crown molding and 10-foot-tall windows. Each room is fitted in imported white linens, duvets and antique furnishings. In-room amenities include a self-programmable safe, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and radio alarm clocks with iPod/MP3 connections. Marble floors, granite vanity tops and curved shower rods adorn each bathroom. Adjacent to the Pelham Hotel is the highly acclaimed Ruby Slipper Restaurant, featuring local flavors such as BBQ Shrimp & Grits and Bananas Foster Pain Perdu along with traditional favorites for breakfast and lunch. Surf the web or catch up on some work with peace of mind as all guests of the Pelham Hotel can enjoy free wireless Internet access! Hotel is 100% Smoke-Free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pelham

Address: 444 Common Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Central Business District
Price Range: ₹ 6,911 - ₹ 21,605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pelham 3*
Number of rooms: 60
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity and Orbitz so you can book your The Pelham reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Pelham Hotel New Orleans
Pelham Hotel New Orleans
Pelham New Orleans
Hotel Style:
#51 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#85 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Pelham staff and other travellers.
11 questions
Ask a question
Owen Sound, Canada
Minnesotan
13 days ago
Deer Park, Texas
1 day ago
2 months ago
Portland, Oregon

See all questions (11)

Questions? Get answers from The Pelham staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I took advantage of the Advance Purchase program and saved a few dollars”
 of 5 bubbles addisonf98, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose rooms facing the exterior”
 of 5 bubbles WithASuitcase, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I think they are probably all good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles D8Max, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a window.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieJ896, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Had a shower stall only so if you want a tub I'm guessing you'd need to ask.”
 of 5 bubbles rosalindes50, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5