The Royal Sonesta Hotel is a 4 Diamond approved hotel located in the heart of the historic French Quarter on one of the world’s most famous entertainment corridors, Bourbon Street. The hotel is within walking distance to the Mississippi Riverfront, the Central Business District, and world famous visitor attractions. The Louis Armstrong International Airport is approximately 16 miles from the hotel’s front door.
DINING & ENTERTAINMENT: Restaurant R'evolution is a cross-cultural fusion of food and flavors between award-winning Chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto. Located at 777 Bienville Street, the Chef's first joint venue offers classic Cajun and Creole Cuisine that defines the city of New Orleans.
Desire Oyster Bar is a casual street-side bistro serving fresh Louisiana seafood daily as well as traditional New Orleans cuisine. Located on the corner of Bourbon and Bienville Street, Desire has expanded its selections to include breakfast, lunch and dinner.
PJ’s Coffee Café, a local’s favorite, offers freshly brewed coffee and light dining options in a friendly café setting.
The hottest jazz club in town, Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse, presents living legends and emerging young artists on the rise to the top seven nights a week. Located on the lobby level just inside the hotel's main entrance, the stylish jazz club offers delicious cocktails and late night bites while listening to authentic New Orleans Jazz.
Le Booze on Bourbon Street is the perfect place for cocktails and people watching.
Hospitality Suites are available and can provide full-service private dining and specialized room service.
300 Bourbon Street , New Orleans, LA 70130
From elegant receptions, to custom designed wedding cakes, to fabulous floral creations and romantic bridal suites, we’re a top choice for wedding venues in New Orleans simply because we take care of every last detail.
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans has set a new standard in romantic elegance. Known for its exceptional style and service, your New Orleans wedding will be flawlessly executed from start to finish. Among reception halls in New Orleans, few can compete with the timeless elegance and modern charm of our facilities. From ambiance to experienced staff and culinary excellence–your special day will remain in the minds of guests for years to come.
In Sonesta tradition, we can design weddings and receptions from small, intimate occasions to the most lavish affair. Offering the highest degree of personal service from a team of warm and wonderful wedding planners, we create uniquely personal events, from bridal showers and rehearsal dinners to bachelor or bachelorette parties.
"The Royal Sonesta was the perfect venue. The rooms were beautiful and the courtyard was amazing. They worked with every step of the way to make sure that everything was exactly what I wanted and that the day itself went off without a hitch. As a destination wedding, it was reassuring to know that everything was in professional hands that cared about what I wanted. The entire day and the time leading up to were handled with grace and professionalism."
"My experience was absolutely perfect with RS and their team. Wyeth and Jessica were more than accommodating and catered to our ever need and request. We had such a pleasant experience with all of the planning, tastings, and every detail. Everything turned out exactly as we had hoped. "
"The staff at the Royal Sonesta was amazing. We were planning our wedding from out of state and Stephen made sure to make time to meet with us every time we came in town and was helpful at answering my questions via email anytime they came up. The venue is absolutely beautiful. I have heard nothing but good reviews from our guests who joined us."
"The hotel was great! Wyeth and her team were a pleasure to work with and accommodated all of our needs from assisting with accommodating 100 out of towners to designing our dream menu and cake! We love the Sonesta and can't wait to visit for many anniversaries to come! "