This article was published on September 23rd, 2018
When you go to a city like New Orleans, its best to just dive in. There’s so much culture, so many sights, such stunning architecture, too much amazing food, live music at every turn, and a new adventure to be had any which way you look. You’re better off just taking it all in as best as you can, and there’s no better vantage point to begin with than having accommodation in the heart of it all. Stay in the center of the Crescent City at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans.
There’s something about being able to look out your hotel window and seeing the heartbeat of a city all within the area you’re in. Located in the heart of the French Quarter on Bourbon Street, there is no better location to begin exploring all that New Orleans has to off than the Royal Sonesta.
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans is a massive hotel property nearly encompassing the entire block on Bourbon between Conti and Bienville. The red brick exterior façade of the Royal Sonata was completed in 1890 while some of the structures of the hotel date back to the early to mid 1700s. Wrought iron balconies, French and gabled windows, and Versailles-inspired greenery throughout the hotel makes the Royal Sonesta New Orleans look and feel like a French villa. One of the first corporate hotels to house original art, the Royal Sonesta New Orleans houses its own art collection.
Newly remodeled for modern day amenities, the Royal Sonesta has everything you could want in a luxury hotel. There is complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. A 24-hour business center and 24-hr fitness center means you can get work done or work that body any day all day. Speaking of working that body: there is a heated outdoor swimming pool perfect for taking in some laps or some sunshine during your day. Don’t forget to visit the Oasis Pool bar!
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans boasts 483 newly-renovated rooms each outfitted with everything you need to make your stay complete. Complimentary Wi-Fi combined with dual line telephones means you can stay connected. Each room has a flat screen TV and ample channels to choose from, including in-room movies. All rooms have a refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker, robe, and pillow top mattress with king sized pillows. What’s more, the night stands are outfitted with plugs on the side, at bed height, so you can charge your devices while you sleep. Not only are there several bars and restaurants downstairs, the Royal Sonesta offers 24-hr room service—so you’ll never go hungry on your stay.
New Orleans is one of the great cities of the world, and you’re better off staying in the lap of luxury in the heart of it all. Book your next perfect New Orleans holiday—be it Mardi Gras, Southern Decadence, or just a vacay in the Big Easy—at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans. It’s got a new look, new style, and new vibe.
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If you need other reasons to visit New Orleans other than for Southern Decadence, there are lots of options to choose from in one of America’s best cities. swamp tours, ghost tours and walks, plantation tours, history, museums, impeccable Cajun and creole food, live music on every corner, and a slew of fun options to entertain yourself with makes the Big Easy an incredible place for your gaycation. Plan your trip to Southern Decadence with Visit New Orleans.