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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Absolutely everything was fabulous. Mr. Miller is an amazing person to work with in coordinating your event. Fast and efficient on communication while providing you the best options etc. for your budget. The staff was simply amazing and they had as much fun as we did. Extremely polite and always working with us throughout our evening. They made something that...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

WE had drinks at the Columns Hotel recently, it was a fabulous experience. We sat outside on the front porch and enjoyed some wonderful drinks and watched the street cars pass by. The service was great, we stayed their a couple of hours we never felt rushed. The food was also great, their Crab cakes are delicious. I highly recommend...

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Bordeaux, France
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

6 $ creme brulee excellent but fresh blueberry only on top. I thought it was more orginal but it's very classical but really good. Classique creme brulee savoureuse. Cocktail louisiana sunrise (stoli vodka, cointreau, fresh fruit juice, muddled mint, ginger beer) 10$nice but the taste of ginger is more important than the other tastes. But it's really refreshing. Cocktail bon...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I had my sweet 16 here, and it was a great event! The staff was patient with us while we explained everything we wanted, and provided great security. Although other parts of the hotel were open to other guests and the public, not one person who wasn't supposed to be in our party rooms got in. They offered a big...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Although I have never stayed in the columns hotel it is probably one of my favorite hotel bars in the city. It is much more quaint than the hotel bars downtown and there is a certain "homey" ambiance that it conveys, like going to your grandmothers to drink mint julips on the porch. That being said, I only gave four...

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sarasota
Reviewed 26 July 2016

other than a charmless bartender, this place is really pleasant. physically beautiful change of place in a more gritty city. beautiful staircase and wood, stained glass, columns, tablecloths, pleasant front desk personnel.

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Thank m v
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Look...I'm a NOLA girl. The Columns is an outstanding place to have a cocktail and take in the scenery. It's a beautiful historic building with lots of ambiance but the food is awful ! Such a shame since the city has no shortage of great chefs. Can I recommend the Columns? YES...just don't eat the food!

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Thank robynarena
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The bartenders are always nice, the front porch is always inviting, and there are always interesting people hanging out. The location is great because you can walk across the street to Superior or Delachaise afterwards.

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Thank Damion D
Bristol, Tennessee
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We visited the Columns for a drink on the porch after reading about the hotel in Southern Living. Its so beautiful. Highly recommend for a trip to New Orleans. Its located in the beautiful garden district which is a great change from Bourbon and all the excitement. Its more chilled. Lovely place.

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Lombard, Illinois
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Our group of eight friends started our trip to New Orleans with a ride on the Green line to the Columns Hotel. A beautiful old mansion with a huge front porch. There was a wedding party inside, so we sat out on the porch and watched the world go past. Would be a great spot for watching the parades. The...

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Victorian Lounge at The Columns Hotel
Victorian Lounge at The Columns Hotel
Cuisines: Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Boutique Hotel featuring Louisiana Dining & Craft Cocktails Wedding Venue, Catering and Meeting Planning Services also available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columns Hotel

Address: 3811 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115-4681
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range: $100 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Columns Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Columns Hotel New Orleans
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#3 Best Value Hotel in New Orleans
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“I wouldn't suggest room 13”
  • Shutters on windows
  • Fireplace and one of 2 wardrobe closets
 of 5 bubbles marthas377, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles nataliew302, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear and third floor will be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on the top floor and we couldn't hear the music at night.”
 of 5 bubbles dianebesse, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“find another hotel”
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