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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We stayed at the Ben Louie for 2 days, had no issue with the remote check in. Felt very secure with the gated parking area. Room was very clean and modern, didn't have any issue with off site housekeeping. Great price for New Orleans.

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If I could give The Ben Louie a negative number for this review, I would! I have already purchased weekend tickets for a music festival, and I booked my hotel at The Ben Louie over 2 weeks ago. I received a message saying there was...More

1  Thank rursery92
Response from TheBenLouie, Owner at The Ben LouieResponded 3 October 2018

This person booked a room but didn’t have enough money to pay for it; hence, their card was marked invalid and the room they booked was cancelled. This is the policy with the forum in which they booked their room. As it happens, it is...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Interesting business model. No onsite staff: keypad to enter parking lot, keypad to enter room, numbers sent via email just prior to stay (but contact phone numbers provided if needed). Old 20-unit two-story motel, but with newly renovated and nicely appointed rooms, albeit a bit...More

Thank reprof
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great hostel - far from town - I would recommend again - with an uber, only 10 mins into the centre of town The area is supposedly somewhat dodgy but I had no issues at all and did not feel unsafe Renting a car will...More

Thank Ant2807
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This small, intimate hotel is secure with a passcode, locked gate for parking. There was good communication with Mgmt using provided hotel phone #. There were plenty of towels, it was clean and very nice inside and out. If that was not enough, due to...More

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About
Description
The Ben Louie is a small 19 room boutique hotel located in the heart of the Mid City neighborhood in New Orleans, LA. The Ben Louie (which has had many different names throughout its history) was built back More in 1962 and was a roadside inn for people traveling and needing a place to crash up until June 2016 when it was closed, completely remodeled and reopened on 4/1/17 as a funky, modern, hotel! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$94 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$94 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
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Room & Suite (5)
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Amy M
6 September 2018|
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Response from TheBenLouie | Property representative |
Hi, yes, all rooms have hair dryers. Let me know if we can answer anything else!
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naturalfritz9191
11 March 2018|
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Response from TheBenLouie | Property representative |
Please call us at 504-513-3156, so we can look up your reservation and see if we can accommodate you that early. Thanks!
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Afrika M
23 February 2018|
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Response from Shaun G | Reviewed this property |
Trolleys run on Canal Street which is about 6 or 7 city blocks away.
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Room Tips
"Rooms on the south side are quieter."
jelly2ast
3 Aug 2018
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"All the rooms have the same view. And I would think they are all as quiet as the second floor I had."
greggO1334GS
21 May 2018
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"Any room if you can sleep soundly through noise. None if you can't"
baglasla
7 Mar 2018
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"First floor easiest if you have heavy luggage."
U9044UVbobs
14 Jan 2018
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