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Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had an amazing experience here, the site of a friend's wedding. Our room was great - the bathroom was tiny (but totally workable) and the bed really comfortable. All that's great - but what takes this place to the next level is the staff, each of whom is amazing. Helpful, friendly, there but not in your face, ready with...

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Lerzen for your fantastic and detailed review! We take pride in our level of service, and our fantastic staff. This hotel could not run without them. We hope to see you folks back here at Lafitte Guest House very soon! Cody McLain

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel is absolutely adorable and I was very surprised how quiet and peaceful our stay was considering that the building is right on Bourbon St. I really liked that we were within walking distance to pretty much everything in the French Quarter. The bathroom was quite disappointing, but as space is limited I understand why the layout was...

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Its wonderful to hear you folks enjoyed the historic Lafitte Guest House! We are in the process of readying up for renovations (including the bathrooms!) So when you come back, look forward to an updated, and unique experience! I look forward to having you back!

Paris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

In addition to be a house with our family name,it was a very friendly welcome on Bourbon street, in a calm part of the street. Nice furnishing, and convenient parking. Balconies all over the house give nice spots to hang around. A handy kitchen with breakfast items and coffee anytime

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay! We are proud of our historic and unique property, and we look forward to having you back!

Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a very nice hotel for the price and close to the excitement of Bourbon. Not close enough to disturb you when you want to sleep. The stay was great and the staff was helpful! Will stay here again!

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We take pride in our historic property, and we are happy you enjoyed it as well! We can't wait to welcome you back! Cody McLain

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I made a reservation for two nights which, due to an illness, I called to cancel well ahead of the 14 day deadline. The person who answered the phone, George, said he would have to have a manager call me back because my res was subject a 30-day cancelation. He claimed this was because it was "Mardi Gras" when NO...

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! In your confirmation email (under terms and conditions) it stated the reservation was a 30-Day Cancellation reservation, which is quite common in all New Orleans hotels during an event such as Mardi Gras. All reservations during special events, with cancellation deadlines, are subject to being charged if the reservation is cancelled after the cancellation deadline....

tucson, AZ
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We stayed here at the end of January. The location is close enough to walk down to the livelier blocks of Bourbon Street but be able to return to a quieter place to sleep. The staff was kind and helpful. The room was very clean. Three drawbacks. First, if you are sensitive to odors, they used an extraordinary amount of...

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Cody M, General Manager at Lafitte Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! it's exciting to know we have guests that enjoy our property. We are currently in preparation to renovate our property after our ownership change, and many good things are on the way! We can't wait to welcome you back!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here as part of a wedding party. We took o we the whole house. The entire weekend was amazing. The staff was great from just the regular stuff to the beautiful wedding that was held there. I would certainly return. My only complaint was that it did get pretty warm inside during the day which makes me wonder...

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Arkansas
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Right on Bourbon Street on the edge of the action. Very charming! Clean. comfortable beds. Nice view from attic window. Parking was secure and available when I stayed there. Included a continental breakfast.

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South Houston, Texas
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great location. Friendly staff. Historic city. Make yourself at home and enjoy life in the French quarter. Everything is walking distance. The food is great and the vibe is good. The people here are accommodating and ready to offer you information on thier beloved city. I can't wait to go back!

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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
Reviewed 7 February 2017

2nd bedroom ok for kids or single. Small for a couple especially when the size of the shared bathroom is taken into account. Balcony and decor were fabulous!! Also not sure about electrical, my blow dryer almost caught on fire lol

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With 19th Century roots this fourteen room mansion and gallery was originally the private home of the Galiese Family. Now, over a hundred years later we're dedicated to providing the best boutique hotel experience in New Orleans. We're located in the residential area of Bourbon Street & the French Quarter. Guests enjoy both the sights and sounds of Bourbon Street as well as a retreat into their own personal French Quarter home. With 14 expertly appointed guest rooms, balconies overlooking Bourbon Street, and a gorgeous and serene courtyard, Lafitte Guest House is the perfect place for friends to gather, travelers to rest, adventurers to explore any time of year and any day of the week. Rooms are spacious and uniquely decorated with antiques and reproduction art from around the world all available for sale, and our gallery features paintings and prints from Russian born artist Vladimir Kush and artist Diane Millsap. We serve complimentary breakfast, including coffee, tea, biscuits, greek yogurt, and fruit every morning, and staying with us is like staying in a private French Quarter residence. Look no further for the greatest escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lafitte Guest House

Address: 1003 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70116
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > French Quarter
Price Range: €172 - €378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lafitte Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Get a balcony!! Some people complained of noise/light all night, but I heard nothing (our room was on the south side). .”
 of 5 bubbles lerzen, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The attic room is large. Ceilings are low in places.”
 of 5 bubbles kimwK8487HI, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for room 25.”
 of 5 bubbles daniejcarr, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a Mansion room! treat yourself”
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“none. I felt things were as expected.”
 of 5 bubbles rnjoyful, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
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