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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here over the Easter weekend. The worst I can say is the elevator is very slow with only 4 floors. The staff is pleasant, our room was very clean and it was cleaned each day before noon. We had a room with 2 beds, not a spacious room, but we spent very little time in the room anyway....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Positives: cheaper than other places, great location! Negatives: do NOT get a room without a window! Not a single window for fresh air and it is pitch black constantly making it hard to wake up lol, our room hardly got clean during our stay even tho we always left a tip, they didn't bother replacing toilet paper etc Overall, it...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Friends and I visit this hotel and we stayed in room 306 and the housekeeper Dawnette she was amazing, she cleans our room and give us fresh stuff whenever she does visit our room. She is a great lady working at this Hotel, having her working at this hotel is great for business. She is very friendly and professional!!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this hotel for a long weekend in New Orleans because a) it was located right next to (but not directly in the middle of) the French Quarter action and b) it was, surprisingly, a bit more affordable than similarly located Airbnbs. Luckily, we were not disappointed. The location was ideal for us, and made it easy to get...

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new york
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This small, old hotel was an excellent choice for 3 nights. The location was great for easy walking to Riverwalk and French Quarter areas. The price was great, even with the $35/nite parking rate which they all seemed to charge. The room was clean with adequate space and large bathroom, very comfortable mattress, and we especially enjoyed the air conditioning...

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Hondo, Texas
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and enjoyed it very much. We had a room with a window and two beds. (4th floor) The bed was comfortable and the room was clean. My only suggestion is that the paint splatter on the bathroom floor needs to be scraped up. Check in was easy and the front desk staff was very...

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2Thank Linda P
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel is great. We went for our honeymoon and they went above and beyond to make our time here special. The rooms are very nice and the staff was amazing. Defiantly worth staying here. Everything is really close, lots of good restaurants:) We would stay here again.

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Interesting check in staff were helpful. Arrived at the end of mardi gras. Hotel is in a great location. Room was a good size and had a window but it was still quite dark. Bedding was white but looked a bit grey and did not give impression of being spotless. Bathroom was adequate and white fluffy towels were a treat.Room...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

This hotel is beautiful. It's prices are a little above average but worth it. Very clean, you feel like you're in a castle, and the lobby and elevators smell heavenly. It's in the central business district so it's location is great, close to the French Quarter and other stuff. My only complaints were that the wifi didn't always work and...

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Redington Beach, Florida
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is an unassuming Hotel in the middle of it all 3 mins walk to Harrahs 1 min walk to Canal St 5 min walk to Riverside Outlet shops 6 mins walk to Bourbon St Next door to Famous Ruby Slipper rest Rooms r unusual but well appointed Lobby is small but effective Staff r friendly No reason not to...

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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.
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: $143 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pelham 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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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
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