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    Royal Sonesta Hotel

    300 Bourbon Street
    New Orleans, LA  70130
    Tel 504.586.0300 (code FLF)

    Hotel Cut-off is May 18.

    The Royal Sonesta Hotel is located in the heart of the French Quarter on world famous Bourbon Street in New Orleans, Louis.

    FLF rate is $169/night + tax and a $2/room/day occupancy fee.   Check-in: 3:00 p.m. Check-out: 12 noon.  To reserve a room, please click here (group code FLF).

    Often referred to as the "Jewel of the French Quarter", the Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers great choices in dining and entertainment...all located within the hotel. Desire Bistro & Oyster Bar, the street-side bistro overlooking Bourbon Street, offers breakfast, lunch and dinner serving traditional New Orleans favorites. PJ's Coffee Cafe offers an array of specialty coffee drinks brewed with New Orleanians favorite locally roasted coffee as well as light breakfast and lunch fare.  

    The hottest jazz venue in town, Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse, presents emerging young artists and contemporary jazz legends seven nights a week. The stylish jazz club offers a complete beverage menu and is a great spot to catch a late night bite while out on the town. Le Booze Lounge on Bourbon Street is the 

    perfect place for cocktails and people watching. In addition to all this, the Royal Sonesta offers lush tropical courtyards with outdoor pools and serene gardens.

    Welcome to New Orleans!

    Live it up. Have fun. In New Orleans, you’ll find the history as colorful as the local architecture, and food that is the stuff of legends. It’s a mélange of cultures, cuisines and influences, and the magic is irresistible.   The lively French Quarter serves up an eclectic gumbo of activities – charming bistros, boutiques, antique shops and art galleries, historic sites, sensational live entertainment, and of course, celebrations that are world-famous.

    There's no place like The Big Easy. Come discover, explore, and stay awhile. You’ll see why it’s so easy to fall in love with New Orleans.


    The Louis Armstrong International Airport is approximately 16 miles from the hotel’s front door.  Airport Shuttle provides private shuttle service to and from the hotel for $20 one way and $38 round trip per person, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Taxi Cabs are available at the New Orleans International Airport on the lower level outside of Baggage Claim. Rates are $33.00 for one person and $14.00 per person for three or more passengers. There may be additional charges for extra baggage.

    Limousine and car service may be arranged through the concierge. The hotel has a covered parking garage and valet service available.  Current parking rates are $36/day for a car; $40/day for an SUV.