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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed yesterday NEW

From beginning to end loved staying at this hotel. Boutique style hotel so it's more intimate in feel. Floors were a bit squeaky (wooden) and bath was a bit small but overall loved the look and feel. The restaurant was incredible. Staff delightful.

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Surrey, Canada
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Rooms were very nicely decorated. Lobby and restaurant are a very nice place to sit and work and have a drink at the same time. Easy walking distance to conference centre. Really helpful and courteous staff at the desk and the valet service. I would definitely stay again if in New Orleans for work or pleasure.

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Tallahassee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Every was great with the exception of Mary at the Front Desk. Who was extremely rude and didn't have the time to answer simple questions. Thanks Mary. Killed my happy buzz before I even got to New Orleans. Hotel is located at a prime spot. Staff was awesome with the exception of Mary. Didn't care for the rooms. Felt like...

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Piedmont, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was just there for Carnivale and hotel was close to the action. Everyone working there from doorman, front desk, and bar was helpful and friendly. The bed was sooooo comfy! So great staying in a non chain establishment.

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Waterville
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fun place to stay and very convenient. Loved that I could skip on housekeeping and get something fun in exchange from the honest bar. Didn't check out food offerings but they certainly looked good and will next time. Vintage feel with a spooky but friendly guest who liked to turn on lights in the night.

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Merrifield, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very stylish room and clean. good location, however I wish my room was away from the hall way since I had to go sleep early to catch my flight the next day and it was kinda noise when I was trying to sleep early

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Milton
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very nice place to stay. Close to some great restaurants and not in the middle of the French Quarter. The bar makes great drinks. The food in the restaurant was good. I will definitely stay here again.

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West Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was convenient but the walls are extremely thin and housekeeping vacuums at midnight. I could hear my neighbors entire conversation clear and was startled out of my sleep a few times by noise in the hall. It was hard to sleep with all the noise and commotion. The price was decent and the staff was great but if...

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Ohlstadt
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the Old No. 77 is by far the best hotel in downtown New Orleans. The location is perfect for seeing the French Quarter, the aquarium, the casino, and the river. You are literally a ten minute walk from all the sights! But that is not why you stay there - this hotel is gorgeous. The rooms are amazing, newly renovated...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Looks much better on line: quaint, boutique. But is old, has no room furniture. One drawer in entire room. Set up ironing board for table in front of mirror. Very little to no lighting; bathroom mirror = single 25W bulb! Faucet loose, drain malfunctions. Lobby restaurant is diff. company--hotel guests not welcome. Sound strange? Maitre d' unbelievably arrogant. Bar staff...

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Compere Lapin
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Cuisines: American, Caribbean
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery is a New Orleans' boutique hotel located just four blocks from the world-famous French Quarter and Bourbon Street and three blocks from the New Orleans Convention Center within easy walking distance of the city's top dining, shopping and nightlife ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery

Address: 535 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 (Formerly Ambassador Hotel)
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Central Business District
Price Range: $171 - $517 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery 4*
Number of rooms: 167
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel New Orleans
Ambassador New Orleans
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in New Orleans
#22 Family Hotel in New Orleans
#24 Romantic Hotel in New Orleans
#25 Business Hotel in New Orleans
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“We were in room 307 top floor corner. Great view but noisy due to bar next door. We didn't care had ear plugs in anticipation.”
 of 5 bubbles ToTheMax1000, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“beware, not all rooms have windows - even those that do might only look into an airshaft.”
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“3rd floor was very quiet”
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“Brick walls in the room makes you feel not from this era. Loved it.”
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