“The Royal Sonesta Hotel is a 9-time winner of the Gold Key Award from “Meeting & Conventions” Magazine, 11-time winner of the Pinnacle Award by “Successful Meetings” Magazine, and U.S. News & World Report ranked the Royal Sonesta among the top four hotels in New Orleans.”


Royal Sonesta New Orleans, a member of the Sonesta International Hotel Collection, is located in the heart of the historic French Quarter on one of the world’s most famous entertainment corridors, Bourbon Street. Each of the 483 guest rooms are newly renovated and offers views of vibrant French Quarter life, a stunning pool and patio terrace, or the lush tropical courtyard and fountain.

The newly expanded and reimagined RClub, a hotel within a hotel, is a luxurious space on the 6th and 7th floors with private keyed access, personalized concierge service and an intimate exclusive lounge with adjoining terrace. The new Fitness Center Room features all new, state-of-the-art LifeFitness cardio machines, built-in televisions, free weights, stretching area and strength machines. The outdoor swimming pool and Oasis Pool Bar are located on the 3rd floor Terrace area. 20,000 square feet of event space and 20 meeting rooms can accommodate groups up to 600 guests. The Grand Ballroom, with 5,000 square feet, is divisible into two sections. For additional meeting space and courtyard access, the Fleur De Lis Suite offers 1,800 square feet of intimate space for private functions that can be catered by Restaurant R’evolution with custom designed menus.

In addition to the Restaurant R’evolution, the Royal Sonesta New Orleans boasts several dining and entertainment venues. Desire Oyster Bar is a casual street-side bistro serving fresh Louisiana seafood daily including oysters chargrilled or on the half shell, as well as traditional New Orleans cuisine. Located on the corner of Bourbon and Bienville and Street, Desire has Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner daily. PJ’s Coffee Café, a local’s favorite, offers freshly brewed coffee and light dining options in a friendly lobby level café setting. The hottest jazz club in town, Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse, presents living jazz legends and emerging young artists on their rise to the top seven nights a week. Located on the lobby level just inside the hotel’s main entrance, the stylish club offers delicious cocktails and late night bites while listening to authentic New Orleans jazz. LeBooze Lounge on Bourbon Street is the perfect place for cocktails and people watching while enjoying the lively street scene of Bourbon Street.


Royal Sonesta New Orleans is the #6 Best Hotel in Louisiana in 2016 by U.S. News & World Report; earned a “Top New & Renovated Meeting Site Award for 2015” by ConventionSouth; 9-time winner of the Gold Key Award from “Meeting & Conventions” Magazine; 7-time winner of the AAA Four-Diamond award; 11-time winner of the Pinnacle Award by “Successful Meetings” Magazine; awarded 6-time Winner of Excellence by “Corporate & Incentive Travel” Magazine.

Royal Sonesta New Orleans
300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Telephone: 504-586-0300
Website: Sonesta.com/RoyalNewOrleans

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