Ace Hotel New Orleans requires little explanation as it is just as popular as it is fabulous. Citywide there are luxurious hotels that seem like extensions of the town itself, preserving their genuineness and esteeming the rich history as well as the strong mysticism that have fascinated visitors for years.
Located in the French Quarter, the Ace Hotel is in a popular area for those looking for a “traditional” New Orleans experience. The modernized classic colonial-era French Quarter’s mansions are sure to “wow” along with the plentiful restaurants in the area.
Though the hotel is a is a central location, those looking to live the New Orleans experience like a local may want to consider other lodging alternatives. We have found that many Airbnb alternatives will blow hotels such as the Ace Hotel New Orleans out of the water. Here are some of the top picks that will be your temporary home away from home!
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7. A Spacious Bohemian Apartment
Feel the authenticity and coziness of a real New Orleans home that sparkles with chic décor. Everything you need to have a splendid stay is provided for in this deluxe home including high-speed WiFi, a well-equipped kitchen, laptop-friendly work space, and laundry! There’s plenty to do within walking distance including Woldenberg Park and some of the city’s best eateries. Rentals start at $61 per night. Ace Hotel New Orleans probably isn’t that affordable!
6. A Yat Pack Apartment Near Bourbon Street
This swanky apartment is just feet away from the iconic Bourbon Street. You’ll have access to a rooftop pool overlooking the gorgeous French Quarter, on-site parking, a fully equipped kitchen, and work out room! This spacious apartment is decorated with fun decor including photos of the local music scene. Starting at $97 per night.
5. A Fabulous 3 Bedroom Home on Royal Street
This 1800 square foot apartment is furnished with a blend of modern artwork and antiques to give it a wonderfully unique feel. Located on historic Royal Street, this building served as the headquarters for General Andrew Jackson during the War of 1812 and Battle of New Orleans! No hotel can say that 😉 Rentals start at $106 per night.
4. A Ravishing French Quarter Space
This private suite will provide an amazing lodging experience to rival any hotel. The modernized historic brick finishing and plush carpet provide a cozy interior décor with an enchanting look. You can find the home in the center of New Orleans not far from Ace Hotel New Orleans, giving you easy access to anywhere in the city. Pricing starts at $150 per night.
3. A French Quarter Mansion Suite
The “Decatur” is a first-floor unit built in 1820. This suite is equipped with a king-sized bed along with a large bathroom and wet bar. The charming fireplace and white oak floors add a level of coziness to this unit as well. The location adds another element of “perfectness” as it is between the famous Royal and Bourbon Streets, the best locations in the French Quarter. Rentals start at $150/night.
2. A Bright Loft on Magazine Street
This airy loft is perfect for a weekend away in the beautiful city. Located on Magazine Street in the Lower Garden District, you have easy access to the French Quarter and St. Charles. For days you don’t feel like leaving this cozy abode, soak in the local neighborhood and park views from the private balcony! Rates start at $225 per night.
1. A River House in Marigny
You can live like a local in this tucked away river home starting at $345 per night. There is a wonderful blend of bohemian and luxury – the perfect representation of life in the French Quarter. You’ll feel like you’re staying at a secret getaway, though you’re just minutes from the best places in the city. Explore the area or stay home and relax in the gardens or the refreshing pool.