Le Pavillon Hotel New Orleans  4 stars

833 Poydras Street, New Orleans, United States, 70112-1040  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

Le Pavillon Hotel is the grande dame of the business district hotels, you can feel the old world luxury the minute you step through the columned entrance into the superb lobby. The staff all exhibit the famous New Orleans charm, and complimentary nighttime snacks in the form of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches are on offer. Rooms are well appointed and petite, while the location is just one block from the streetcar.

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff was top,notch - Room was well sized - Everything in good condition
  • Within walking distance to french qtr - Wonderful lotions,shampoo,conditioner - Pool area is located on the roof
  • Lovely decor - Amazingly comfortable bed and pillows - Nice view - Pricey brunch buffet
  • Rooms were breathtaking - Bathrooms are floor to ceiling granite - No parking space - Free and fast internet
  • Service was outstanding - Excellent breakfast buffet - Easy access to outstanding food and entertainment

Overview

Le Pavillon Hotel lies in the heart of New Orleans, in close proximity to the historic French Quarter. The hotel was built in 1907 and was called the first-generation skyscraper. Since then it has earned a great reputation and become a signature in the center of New Orleans. The hotel is a member of Historic Hotels of America, as well as world’s Leading Hotels. It has been receiving the AAA's four-diamond award since 1996.

The hotel lobby is illuminated with Czechoslovakian crystal chandeliers. Seating areas are the fusion of elegance and style.

The hotel offers 226 guest rooms and suites, as well as three meeting complexes consisting of various rooms. The rooftop swimming pool surrounded by gorgeous status overlooks the city’s skyline. For more than a century Le Pavillon has been welcoming its guests to experience a wonderful stay within its walls.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   226.

City Center New Orleans - 1.1 mi
Airports Louis Armstrong New Orleans (MSY) - 11.7 mi
Restaurants Nola Restaurant (Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole) - 200 ft, The Crystal Room (Cuisine: American) - 100 ft
Parks Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve - 3000 ft

Rooms

All rooms are designed in traditional style and feature handmade draperies, mini bar, a 32-inch color television, in-room safe, round table, wired and wireless internet access as well as three telephones and a desk. There are seven suites in the hotel, each designed in a particular contemporary theme. These suits house two king-size bedrooms with private baths. There are some suits in the hotel that feature great paintings and sculptures of the 20th century.

Dining options

The famous Crystal Room designed in classy historic setting is one of the top dinning places in New Orleans. Southern style breakfast is served for you here every morning. Monday through Friday, traditional seafood is served for lunch. French Cuisine with Louisiana influences is usually on menu for dinner.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Work

The hotel has meeting spaces on the second and tenth floor. The latter contains the 977- square-foot Terrace Room. The lower level large meeting complex houses a 2560-square-feet meeting space offering 5 rooms to choose from. All rooms boasts cutting edge technology, such as data/video projectors, lectern with integrated computer, document camera and DVD player, video conferencing system and much more. On-site technical support is available.

Leisure

On the Pavillon Hotel rooftop guests can find heated swimming pool overlooking the Crescent City. Here there is also a fitness center, sun deck and private cabanas. These services are provided on a complimentary basis. Food can be served to the swimming pool.

Additional features

Some particular services include in-room dining, secured lot and valet parking, concierge service, 24-hour room service, nightly food service.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 35 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Maid Service
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
  • Grab bars in bathroom
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
Room view
  • City view
  • Bay view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Ceiling fan
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Walk-in closet
  • Living room
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Slippers
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Analog data port
  • Voice mail
  • Speaker phone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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All rooms are designed in traditional style and feature handmade draperies, mini bar, a 32-inch color television, in-room safe, round table, wired and wireless internet access as well as three telephones and a desk. There are seven suites in the hotel, each designed in a particular contemporary theme. These suits house two king-size bedrooms with private baths. There are some suits in the hotel that feature great paintings and sculptures of the 20th century.

Traditional Room Run of House Bed Type
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Le Pavillon Hotel Traditional Room Run of House Bed Type Deluxe King
Le Pavillon Hotel Traditional Room Run of House Bed Type Deluxe King
Bed type: Two Queen Size Beds or King Size Bed or Queen Size Bed
Size: 445 sq. feet

This comfortable room offers a marble bathroom, mini bar, skirted breakfast table with two high back chairs, hand made draperies and bedspreads. You will be assigned the best available room upon your arrival.

Room facilities
    Governors Suite
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    Le Pavillon Hotel Governors Suite

    This suite has a contemporary theme, incorporating modern design with a touch of French Empire. Two spacious bedrooms, each with one King size bed and a private bath, are connected by a spacious parlor with a virtual fireplace.

    The Oriental Suite
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    Le Pavillon Hotel The Oriental Suite

    This suite has a Far Eastern theme with original artwork in the style of the colonial Orient. The floor plan includes two bedrooms, each with one Queen size canopy bed and a private bath, connected by an elegantly furnished parlor. The parlor features a wet bar and vintage decor such as a marble fireplace and grandfather clock.

    The Art Deco Suite
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    Le Pavillon Hotel The Art Deco Suite
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    Le Pavillon Hotel The Art Deco Suite
    Le Pavillon Hotel The Art Deco Suite
    Le Pavillon Hotel The Art Deco Suite

    This glamorous suite is truly a must see. Each of the two bedrooms Is furnished with one Queen size bed and the private marble baths feature classic claw footed tubs and pedestal wash basins. The style evokes the spirit of the roaring twenties with paintings by Louis Icart and sculptures by Erte.

    European Palace Suite
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    Spacious one bedroom suite with sitting area. The main room features a marble fireplace with hand-carved mahogany mantle from Scotland and a stunning four poster canopy bed with draperies. The marble bathroom offers a glass walk in shower, oversized bathtub and double vanities.

    Leisure King Room
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    Bed type: Two Queen Size Beds or King Size Bed or Queen Size Bed
    Size: 445 sq. feet

    Spacious studio room features a King size bed and a sitting area with a full sofa and coffee table. The room has three large windows framed with handmade draperies. The room is designed with rich colors and textures with the highest level of comfort and luxury in mind. The size of the room is 46m2.

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      Executive Suite
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      Le Pavillon Hotel Executive Suite
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      Le Pavillon Hotel Executive Suite
      Le Pavillon Hotel Executive Suite

      This suite has an open floor plan perfect for entertaining. It can accommodate up to 4 overnight guests. The state of the art entertainment area is equipped with a 60 inch flat screen wall-mounted plasma TV, Blu-ray disc player, PlayStation 3 video console and five-speaker surround sound. A full functional Baby Grand Piano with self-playing MP3 dock adds a great touch of class. The layout also includes a fireplace, wet bar and dining area that seats up to six. The two bedrooms each have a private bath; one has a King size bed while the other has two Double beds. There is also a half bath and powder room in the beautiful foyer. The size of the suite is 139m2.

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        Presidential Suite
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        Le Pavillon Hotel Presidential Suite Executive Suite
        Le Pavillon Hotel Presidential Suite Executive Suite

        This superb suite decorated with original artwork and antiques. The state of the art entertainment area is equipped with a 60 inch flat screen wall-mounted plasma TV, Blu-ray disc player, PlayStation 3 video console and five-speaker surround sound. A full functional Baby Grand Piano with self-playing MP3 dock adds a great touch of class. The layout also includes a library with a fireplace, wet bar and dining area that seats up to six. The two bedrooms each have a private bath; one has a King size bed while the other has two Double beds. There is also a half bath and powder room in the beautiful foyer. The size of the suite is 130m2.

        Deluxe King
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        Le Pavillon Hotel Deluxe King
        Bed type: Queen Size Bed

        This comfortable room offers a King size bed with a completely updated black marble bathroom, mini bar, skirted breakfast table with two high back chairs, hand made draperies and bedspreads. This room has an added residential feel with crown molding around the ceiling and trim, hand painted vignettes as well as a ceiling fan. The size of the room is 37m2.

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          Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds
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          Le Pavillon Hotel Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Deluxe King
          Le Pavillon Hotel Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Deluxe King
          Le Pavillon Hotel Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Deluxe King
          Le Pavillon Hotel Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Deluxe King
          Bed type: Queen Size Bed

          This comfortable room offers two Queen size beds with a completely updated black marble bathroom, mini bar, skirted breakfast table with two high back chairs, hand made draperies and bedspreads. This room has an added residential feel with crown molding around the ceiling and trim, hand painted vignettes as well as a ceiling fan. The size of the room is 41m2.

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            Le Pavillon Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            The hotel lies a walking distance to the famous clubs of Bourbon Street. Restaurants and antique shops of Royal Street can be also easily reached. It takes about five minutes to get to the Louisiana Superdome shall you be fancy watching a football game. Otherwise, the New Orleans Arena located nearby the hotel holds world-class concert and NBA Hornet's basketball games. The hotel is close to the Morial Convention Center. There is no better place as Le Pavillon Hotel during Carnival season since Mardi Gras parades takes place two blocks away from the hotel.

            Tourist attractions
            Popular areas
            Sport related
            Amusement
            • Fun-N-Games
              1700 ft
            • Penny Arcade
              1700 ft
            Museums
            • Theater District
              700 ft
            • Louisiana Philharmonic
              700 ft
            • Junebug Productions Inc
              1000 ft
            • National D Day Museum
              1000 ft
            • Arts Council of New Orleans
              1000 ft
            • Young Audiences Inc
              1400 ft
            • Louisiana Children's Museum
              2300 ft
            • Confederate Museum
              2300 ft
            • American Italian Renaissance
              2300 ft
            • 2300 ft
            • French Quarter/historic New Orleans
              2700 ft
            • Musee Conti Wax Museum
              2700 ft
            • National World War II Museum
              2700 ft
            Parks
            Halls
            • Gallier Hall
              700 ft
            • Saint John Baptist Community Ctr
              2700 ft
            Universities, Institutes
            • Tulane Univ School of Medicine
              2000 ft
            Air business related
            • Heliport New Orleans
              2000 ft
            Medical care and Hospitals
            Casinos
            • Maiden Voyage
              2000 ft
            • Jcc Holding CO
              2000 ft

            Local Attractions

            • Old Ursuline Convent
              1.0 mi
              1112 Chartres St, New Orleans
            • Algiers Point
              1.0 mi
              New Orleans, LA
            • McKenna Museum of African American Art
              1.0 mi
              2003 Carondelet Street, New Orleans
            • The Old U.S. Mint
              1.2 mi
              400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans
            • New Orleans African-American Museum
              1.2 mi
              1418 Governor Nicholls St., New Orleans

            Near the hotel

            • The National WWII Museum
              2800 ft
              945 Magazine Street, New Orleans
            • Julia Row
              2200 ft
              Julia Street, New Orleans
            • Audubon Insectarium
              2400 ft
              423 Canal Street, New Orleans
            • Germaine Wells Mardi Gras Museum
              2400 ft
              813 Bienville St, New Orleans
            • New Orleans Musical Legends Park
              2500 ft
              311 Bourbon Street, New Orleans
            • Confederate Memorial Museum
              2500 ft
              929 Camp St, New Orleans
            • Louisiana Children's Museum
              2500 ft
              420 Julia Street, New Orleans

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Nola Restaurant

              86% likes this, based on 1332 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
              Price Range: USD 31 - USD 40

              200 ft
              534 Saint Louis St

              Phone: 504-522-6652

            • The Crystal Room

              71% likes this, based on 30 reviews
              Cuisine: American

              100 ft
              833 Poydras Street
            • Big Pie Pizza & Bar

              69% likes this, based on 71 reviews
              Cuisine: Pizza

              300 ft
              407 Baronne St

              Phone: 504-218-8656

            • Horinoya

              77% likes this, based on 67 reviews
              Cuisine: Seafood, Sushi, Japanese
              Price Range: USD 1 - USD 41

              300 ft
              920 Poydras St

              Phone: (504) 561-8914

            • Dee's Coffee

              73% likes this, based on 31 reviews
              Cuisine: Coffee Shop

              300 ft
              401 Baronne Street

              Phone: 504-596-2012

            Getting there.

            The hotel is located on 833 Poydras Street, in the heart of the New Orleans business district. The hotel is in close proximity to the Superdome, Convention Center, and French Quarter. Louis Armstrong International Airport lies 10 miles west from central New Orleans.

            Getting around.

            The hotel is ideally located and all major attractions can be reached within a short walk. Trolley cars and buses run services 24/7.

            Le Pavillon Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Le Pavillon Hotel

            Average guest rating

            8.4
            out of 10
            Exceptional
            Based on 256 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Rooms
            7.4
            Dining
            6.2
            Service
            7.9
            Value
            8.6
            Location
            8.4

            Individual guest reviews

            • Group of friends

              Excellent service include help from the concierge re: restaurants as well as friendly and efficient front desk, easy 10min walk to Bourbon St and very clean rooms, checked luggage

              Because the hotel is historical, the rooms were slightly smaller than the present-day standard, but it's well worth it for the experience.

              • Average rating
                9.2
            • Older travelers

              I liked the cozy feeling in this small, full-service hotel. The bar was friendly and comfortable. The beds were just right. The staff was helpful and friendly.

              There was just one elevator working. We ended up walking up and down three flights. We didn't find the main dining room for dinner up to par.

              • Average rating
                9.2
            • Older travelers

              One of the finest places I have ever stayed. Beautiful. Great location, best staff, very nice room. I would love to stay there again.

              I used the mini-fridge, moving out their stuff so I could put in mine. The maid put their stuff back in the next day, but everything I moved appeared on my bill at checkout. They removed it without question, but it made me mad at the time. Great hotel.

              • Average rating
                9.6
            • Older travelers

              cramped room, overpriced. At one time would be elegant, butold outdated. Caters to the old crowd over 70-80s group.

              Small room for the money. Overpriced.

              • Average rating
                6.2
            • Couple

              Very friendly staff. Very helpful conciere/front desk. Nice pool area. Good location for St. Charles trolly/warehouse/near F. Q. would definitly return except for the one complaint lodged below. Thank you for helping us to have a great first visit to nola

              The maid service every morning entailed many doors being open and shut in the am. Although they were not slamming them, it was quit loud and not conducive to sleeping in, especially when waking the nearby infant. Maybe a later start time or easing the doors shut.

              • Average rating
                9.2
            • Group of friends

              We loved this grand historic hotel! The opulent lobby & other rooms were a delight to the eyes! The rooftop pool and lounging area were beautiful!The staff were very friendly, helpful & welcoming.

              It was close enough to the French Quarter to walk there but you wouldn't feel comfortable walking back from the restaurants in the evening as you passed through an area without a lot of foot traffic. The windows in the room would not open.

              • Average rating
                9.2
            • Single

              location, facilities, staff, dining

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Single

              The location

              The air conditioning could not keep the room cool enough at night

              • Average rating
                7.8
            • Family with children

              The people who work at Le Pavillon are very nice and friendly. They go out of their way to help. The hotel is beautiful and the location is quiet but close to all the attractions.

              There was nothing I did not like at Le Pavillion.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Couple

              I loved the romantic intimate feel of the design and the room. It is a very beautiful hotel.

              I booked this hotel because I wanted something romantic for my anniversary. Any other time I probably would not book something so fancy just because I felt out of place and like I was going to break something or mess something up.

              • Average rating
                8.8
            • Family with children

              I liked the atmosphere, the pool and spa on top, and the peanut butter served at 11pm at night.

              The sheets were very thin. I sleep at home on a high quality mattress with high thread content on the Egyptian sheets. That was not my experience at Le Pavilion Hotel.

              • Average rating
                9.6
            • Older travelers

              The workmanship of the hotel is exquisite.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              This was a true hotel in the actual historic meaning of the word - not just a modern and expensive place to sleep. Polite bellmen, professional uniforms, fantastic guest service. Beautiful historic building with a lot of character, well-maintained, excellent staff, great location to walk anywhere of interest in N.O. (French Quarter, Bourbon Street, Canal Street, Cafe Du Mond {a little longer walk but fun}, wwii museum, etc) We parked our car Thursday and didn't have to start the engine until Sunday when we left. This was the best experience I have ever had staying in a hotel and my wife and I are planning to return. Shane, the shift manager at the desk, was very, very attentive and helpful. The rooftop pool and hot tub were great with an awesome city view. Our room was large, absolutely beautiful, and ornate (very romantic). I see absolutely no reason whatsoever to ever stay anywhere else in N.O. when I already experienced the best hotel available. If you are looking for a great hotel, definitely book the La Pavillion and you will not regret it at all! As a side note, we were on the second day of our cruise (from the N.O. port) and in Costa Maya when the credit card I had on file with the ship was declined due to ‘pending’ charges that the bank wouldn’t cancel (we had used it to reserve the hotel but paid with another card). We couldn’t do anything on the ship (excursions, drinks, etc) because of this and Visa (their Indian call center) was absolutely apathetic and confrontational about resolving a total non-issue that was completely in their power to correct. In frustration, I called the hotel from the ship and spoke with Jennifer in accounting. She contacted Visa for me and got the issue resolved in 15 minutes so we could continue enjoying our vacation! My wife and I have nothing but great things to say about this fantastic hotel!

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Group of friends

              Confortable room, excellent buffet for breakfast, nice staff.

              The valet parking is too expensive ($35 + tax = $39 per night) !

              • Average rating
                8.2
            • Family with children

              Comfortablroom, central location

              Wish I had a tub; on the hotel description it didn't say I wouldn't have one.

              • Average rating
                10.0
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