French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

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121 Chartres St

New Orleans, LA 70130

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(504) 561-5171

  • 4 mentions in Areas to Stay and Bars to check out for a girls weekend!?

    • Luke A.

      Luke A. said, "...Hi Diana, The French Quarter and Central Business District are the first options for areas to stay. They are at the heart of the city and in close proximity to numerous restaurants and bars. The downside is that you might find the..." See More

    • Taylor G.

      Taylor G. said, "...they are historic and a cool part of the tourist experience. There's plenty of interesting historic things to see in the French Quarter as well as several quality museums and wonderful restaurants... enjoy!!..." See More

    • Ari Paul G.

      Ari Paul G. said, "...Two ways to think about this: 1) the French Quarter is the typical new orleans experience but most tourists only stick to bourbon street. There is a ton in the french quarter and Marignythat is off Bourbon Street that is pretty authentic..." See More

    • l d.

      l d. said, "... French Quarter. It is close to everything and safe...." See More

  • 4 mentions in Can't miss spots when visiting New Orleans for a week?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...as much as possible, but you'll still have a blast! Here are some suggestions. Accomodations I would recommend staying in the French Quarter. One of the more affordable hotels in that are would be the The Westin New Orleans Canal Place...." See More

    • Stacey W.

      Stacey W. said, "...You can't do NOLA without visiting the French Quarter. Be sure and go to see the Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Beignets at Café du Monde, drinks at Old Absinthe House, Oysters at Acme Oyster House, hangover burger and baked potato at..." See More

    • Josh R.

      Josh R. said, "...White Linen night the week before on Julia St. You have a week, so plenty of time. Get out of the French Quarter. You could immerse yourself bouncing from cafe to cafe reading some Tennessee Williams or John Kennedy Toole's Confederacy..." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...Hi Dianne, I recently visited NOLA and while the French Quarter is where everyone goes I would make sure you check out Frenchmen Street, there are more locals, the clubs are less crowded and it's not as rowdy. I also loved the..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Must sees for a first timer in New Orleans

    • Rudy A.

      Rudy A. said, "...for some good music and interesting nightlife. Also, try the chargrilled oysters at Felix's Restaurant. Of course, you have to experience French Quarter! It's a great city. Enjoy!..." See More

    • Nathan A.

      Nathan A. said, "...only $1 (or maybe free?) and feels like a place from another era. Lots of shotgun houses. Just walking through the French Quarter at night yields so many clubs and great music with no cover charge. Explore as many as possible! Don't..." See More

    • Jeremi R.

      Jeremi R. said, "...New Orleans is a great place to just be there and hang out. If you go to the French Quarter, there's a lot to do within walking distance. There's obviously the nightlife, but there's a ton of great restaurants, there's Jackson..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best shopping in NOLA?

    • norman h.

      norman h. said, "...HI!! Melissa, Yes the French Quarter is a nice place to shop but the area is call the French Market Pl on Decatur st. up from the Jackson square, lots of local stuff and more, Best street for Antiques is Royal St..." See More

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...for some beautiful pottery was Derby Pottery and Tile. You can find lots of antique shops along Royal St in the French Quarter. You can catch some great live music along the street as you shop!..." See More

    • Allison B.

      Allison B. said, "...A lot of art galleries are located on Royal in the French Quarter For shopping I like to head over to Magazine Street There are lots of cute local shops there. Another great shopping area is French Market Parts of it are..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best Places to Stay for under $125/night in New Orleans?

    • David G.

      David G. said, "...The Quality Inn & Suites Maison St. Charles is in an excellent location for accessing downtown/ French Quarter areas as well as Magazine Street and Garden District. The St Charles Ave Streetcar line stops right in front of the property...." See More

    • Rachel G.

      Rachel G. said, "...It's going to be hard finding a place to stay in the French Quarter for under $125 a night. It's a very nice place with a lot of expensive hotels! Although you may be able to find something at the Prince Conti..." See More

    • norman h.

      norman h. said, "...There are a few hotel in the down town area for that price just depend on time of year, in French Quarter or Canal St...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Solo travel Itinerary and tips for New Orleans?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...info based on these answers but here is some general info on my favorites: Accomodations I would recommend staying in the French Quarter. One of the more affordable hotels in that are would be the The Westin New Orleans Canal Place...." See More

    • norman h.

      norman h. said, "...any hotel on Canal St close to Miss. River and Harrah's Casino has nice hotel, Things to do? walk around the French Quarter, and French Market Pl. Trick to beat the heat? Get a Snow Ball and go sit by the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are 'must dos' in New Orleans?

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...To soak up the flavor of New Orleans, just walk the famous French Quarter and stop in at the famous Café du Monde for a beignet, click the link below. http://www.cafedumonde.com/beignets..." See More

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...I spent a few days in New Orleans last week and of course you have to do the French Quarter, I recommend to take a tour to know more of the history of the city. It is too touristy but it's..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Are there any 'less-expensive' but safe places to stay in NOLA?

    • l d.

      l d. said, "...I wouldn't stay anywhere outside of French Quarter, so whatever is available there is best bet..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...prices drop dramatically, by and large. I've stayed in both places, for work, and they are 15ish minute drives to the French Quarter or Garden District. You can also find good deals in the touristy areas from time to time, but that..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Traveling from Nashville to Houston!

    • Sidney R.

      Sidney R. said, "...Children's Museum is in biz district easily accessible; a ride on the streetcar might be enjoyable; a carriage ride in the French Quarter (board at Jackson Sq.); the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium(Canal St) is great for kids & adults - also..." See More

    • Hazel B.

      Hazel B. said, "...hour from New Orleans. You can navigate to Café du Monde the next day and take a carriage ride through the French Quarter..." See More

  • 2 mentions in News Orleans mid-October to-do's??

    • Josh R.

      Josh R. said, "...Christmas here. If you are trying to save $$ over five days try not to stay at the boutiques in the French Quarter. I would look at Air B&B for places in Bywater or Marigny. You might be able to find..." See More

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...to me by Amy Winehouse on my birthday! If you're not too creeped out, check out some voodoo shops in the French Quarter. My favorite was Boutique Du Vampyre...some weird findings in that shop. Hope you have fun on your trip!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best New Orleans Bachelor Party Ideas?

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...Hey Nathan New Orleans will be so fun for a Bachelor party. The French Quarter is where you want to stay, although, may be expensive. Windsor Court Hotel or The Roosevelt New Orleans would be really cool and central places. Great thing..." See More

    • Cliff L.

      Cliff L. said, "...Gonna be hot in July but not too busy. Find somewhere downtown close to French Quarter if you don't have a vehicle...." See More

  • 1 mention in 1 week in the Southern U.S. Where to go? How to get around?

    • Joni H.

      Joni H. said, "...night life. Houston has a quite a bit to see and do. Louisiana has some excellent Cajun restaurants and New Orleans French Quarter is always fun with live music. Mississippi has casinos and some great fishing. Alabama has some beautiful beaches, Dauphin..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best districts in New Orleans besides the French Quarter?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...The French Quarter is lovely but it's too touristy. I loved Garden District and Uptown New Orleans Historic District, they are charming, with beautiful architecture and I think the locals really live there...." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotel recommendations in or near French Quarter?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...You can definitely get something in the French Quarter for under $200 per night. I would recommend The Westin New Orleans Canal Place as it is close to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Harrah's New Orleans Hotel, and great shopping The Shops..." See More

  • 1 mention in Suggestions for accomodation in the French Quarter

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...The The Westin New Orleans Canal Place is nice and usually has reasonable rates. It is on the edge of the French Quarter and right next to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Just a short walk away is the Davenport Lounge which..." See More

  • 1 mention in Driving from Columbia, MD to New Orleans, LA

    • Hazel B.

      Hazel B. said, "...I navigate to Cafe DuMonde, then park where l can near Jackson Square. Then l take a Carriage ride through the French Quarter. I would stay South of Atlanta so you don't fight traffic in the morning. Take I 75 South..." See More

  • 1 mention in Favorite Things to do in New Orleans

    • Andrew B.

      Andrew B. said, "...that great city. There are so many great areas of Nola. You have Uptown, Garden District, Warehouse District, Central Business District, French Quarter, Marignyand Bywater. All areas have a similar charm about them that you won't find anywhere else but each..." See More

  • 1 mention in If you could plan and go on ONE dream road trip, what & where would it be?

    • Alikn K.

      Alikn K. said, "...hand out to a snoozing crocodile...the usual. A plantation visit at Oak Alley Plantation and a quick stop in New Orleans French Quarter before skipping through Florida to Goergia and a day in Savannah. One loooong day of driving, one little car..." See More

  • 1 mention in Drive from Los Angeles to Orlando Florida

    • Hazel B.

      Hazel B. said, "...unforgetable architecture. Also a great zoo. I navigate to Cafe DuMonde. Park near there. Then take a carriage ride through the French Quarter There are many hotels or airbnb to stay in...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where Would You Go for 2 Weeks?

    • Hazel B.

      Hazel B. said, "...to Café du Mondeand park where l can. I eat across the street and then take a Carriage ride around the French Quarter. If you stay at Beau Rivage, designed by Mrs. Steve Wynn, it has yellow and blue overtones... Nice..." See More

  • 1 mention in How can I enjoy my time in New Orleans without the crowds?

    • Hazel B.

      Hazel B. said, "...Easy to do. Just start in Jackson Square. Take a carriage tour through the French Quarter. Afterwards you can walk back to the areas you liked. Lots of Air BNB places. I like to stay at The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans in..." See More

  • 1 mention in Interesting nightlife and restaurants in New Orleans wanted!

    • Mary B.

      Mary B. said, "...Are you staying near the French Quarter? I try to hit Coop's Place on Decatur every time I'm near the area. Food is pretty basic traditional Cajun style, and I like the atmosphere there. I also enjoy Luke Restaurant, which is..." See More

  • 1 mention in What would you do with 3 hours in New Orleans?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...Drive in to the French Quarter and park in the parking lot on Conti Street in between Chartres and Decatur. Just around the corner are 2 great lunch choices in K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen and NOLA Restaurant. Having just 3 hours in New..." See More

  • 1 mention in Are there any other districts worth checking out besides the French Quarter?

    • Tiffany E.

      Tiffany E. said, "...the cute little Garden District Book Shop. It's a small little excursion, but gives a great feeling totally different than the French Quarter. Enjoy!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to see and do in the Big Easy

    • Tim T.

      Tim T. said, "...are coming at a great time of year....the weather is perfect. Obviously, you need to spend time just walking around the French Quarter. Depending on how much time you have, you could spend all day just walking around, antique shopping on..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top restaurants and can't miss attractions during the day

    • Emma K.

      Emma K. said, "...Absolutely take a walk down Bourbon Street. There are great bars and restaurants all over the French Quarter. If you just keep shopping down the street, which there are great shops everywhere, you'll eventually run into the French Market Pl. It's..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best time of the year?

    • Marissa S.

      Marissa S. said, "...it's been great weather, not too hot and not too cold. Make sure you take some time to walk around the French Quarter -you're sure to run into some great street performers here. I'm also a big fan of taking some time..." See More

  • 1 mention in When is the best time of year to go to New Orleans?

    • Luke A.

      Luke A. said, "...to New Orleans during non-summer months: Krewe of Boo (Oct. 22, 2016) – experience a Mardi Gras like parade in the French Quarter. And you can dress up! Treme Creole Gumbo Festival (Nov. 14 – Nov. 15, 2015) Louis Armstrong Park..." See More

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