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French Quarter

Canal St to Esplanade Ave, Mississippi River to N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA
+1 833-218-3421
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The heart and cultural center of New Orleans is the French Quarter, a must-see for its high energy, rich history, diverse architecture, music, street performers, renowned jazz clubs, lively nightlife and the finest art galleries and restaurants in the city.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bourbon street” (2,342 reviews)
“people watching” (574 reviews)
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Canal St to Esplanade Ave, Mississippi River to N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA
French Quarter
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"bourbon street"
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"people watching"
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"street performers"
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"every corner"
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"beautiful architecture"
in 258 reviews
"jackson square"
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"art galleries"
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"beignets"
in 474 reviews
"bucket list"
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"mardi gras"
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"cafe du"
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"royal street"
in 405 reviews
"walk around"
in 260 reviews
"live music"
in 396 reviews
"great music"
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"walking tour"
in 230 reviews
"quarter"
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Reviewed today

This was my first trip to NOLA and I stayed in the French Quarter and could not have been happier. As a solo traveller I was within walking distance to great restaurants, entertainment venues and tourist attractions. I felt safe and comfortable walking around during...More

Thank Kylie H
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Reviewed yesterday

You can walk around here for hours and never be bored or Hungary. There are so many great places to eat and drink, plus shop, you cant go wrong. The French Market and St. Roch's Market are must do stops, great vendors, everyone is friendly...More

Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quaint heritage buildings with 24/7 party atmosphere and lots of strip clubs on Bourbon Street. Fantastic food in the restaurants.

Thank orthoteacher
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Any trip to New Orleans must include the French Quarter. Lots of shops and dining options. But as with any tourist spot beware of street scam artists..

Thank Melissa C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I always have a good time here! I love the vendors especially Mr. Cal. He makes the best bracelets and necklaces!

Thank Angela H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love the Quarter ! Never disappoints! Architecture is breathtaking.... rich history is both romantic & scandalous ! Beautiful place !

Thank Angie P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to New Orleans to celebrate my husbands birthday and was pleasantly surprised to happen upon the French Quarter Fest! Wow such fun all over the Quarter. And also happy to be part of New Orleans 300 anniversary!!

Thank Carol B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is just full of fun things. You can go shopping, see a show, or hit the bar all within minutes of each other. The structural history is amazing... Can spend a couple of hours just walking around and looking! Another stop of ours...More

Thank Beachin_B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of shops, lots of similar items in each shop...but still a neat place to check out and to learn about and view historical places.

Thank BCEN
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the old cobblestone streets, with balconies covered in plants and flowers. We wandered around and enjoyed all of this area. Bourbon street is the least interesting thing in this quarter...look for the other stuff and enjoy the quiet away from Bourbon street!

Thank Guitarjess
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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
...More
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Georgetta T
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Response from Jacob W | Reviewed this property |
Great jazz with featured guests most night . pay for the big shot tickets no line and designated showing . I dont do this everytime I'm in new orleans but if my son or friends are down and havnt gone or one of the harder go... More
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25 June 2018|
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Try the free spot hero app—saved vs hotel parking ($104 total for 3 day vs $38/nt hotel) and was still in and out access with valet within a block of the hotel. We have used this in Chicago and happy it is here in NOLA too... More
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Response from Nicole M | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere you can find a spot, however....do not park within 20 feet of a stop sign even if it isn’t marked. We got a $40 ticket.
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