Hotel St. Helene - New Orleans

508 Rue Chartres, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70130  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel St. Helene - New Orleans

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

TV

Flat-screen TV

Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Hotel St. Helene is a charming 2-star property featuring contemporary rooms in a business area of New Orleans. Featuring historical architecture, the hotel is opened since 1800.

It is nestled in the heart of New Orleans with direct proximity to Jackson Square, which is 300 meters away. 20 minutes' walk from New Orleans city center.

Hotel St. Helene offers a spectacular view to its guests.

Louis Armstrong New Orleans airport is situated within a 25-minute drive from Hotel St. Helene.

Rooms

Guests of Hotel St. Helene can make use of complimentary wireless internet, LCD flat panel TV, a personal safe, a writing desk and an iPod dock. Hotel St. Helene features rooms with the street view. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Napoleon House Bar & Cafe and Johnny's Po are 5 minutes walking distance from Hotel St. Helene.

Services

Residents will benefit from 24-hour reception, concierge service and porter service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   25.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • iHome
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

508 Rue Chartres, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70130

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City Centre
  • New Orleans
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Lakefront (NEW)
    6.4 mi
  • NAS/Alvin Callendar (NBG)
    9.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Napoleon House Bar & Cafe (cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole)
    100 ft
  • Oceana Grill
    900 ft
Parks
  • Washington Artillery Park
    1100 ft
  • New Orleans Musical Legends Park
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Rooms and availability

Hotel St. Helene photos Room
Standard Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Room Description:

Featuring a flat-screen TV with cable, this room boasts a marble shower and original hardwood floors.

Hotel St. Helene photos Room
Queen Suite
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Balcony
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Room Description:

Suite|Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony, Courtyard Area

Hotel St. Helene photos Room
Suite
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony overlooking the courtyard and pool, this suite boasts a marble shower and original hardwood floors.

Standard Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
  • iHome
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a flat-screen TV with cable, this room boasts a marble shower and original hardwood floors.

Hotel St. Helene photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Room Description:

Featuring a separate seating area, this room boasts a marble shower and original hardwood floors.

Hotel St. Helene Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

Shopping areas

  • French Market Area700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

Casinos

  • Maiden Voyage1000 ft

Local attractions

  • The National WWII Museum5200 ft
    945 Magazine Street
  • Memorial Hall Confederate Civil War Museum5000 ft
    929 Camp St At St. Joseph's
  • Smoothie King Center1.1 mi
    1501 Dave Dixon Drive
  • Ogden Museum of Southern Art5000 ft
    925 Camp St
  • Louisiana Superdome1.1 mi
    1500 Poydras Street, New Orleans

Near the hotel

  • French Quarter 400 ft
    Canal St to Esplanade Ave Mississippi River to N Rampart St
  • New Orleans Pharmacy Museum 100 ft
    514 Chartres St
  • St. Louis Cathedral800 ft
    615 Pere Antoine Aly
  • Jamie Hayes Gallery500 ft
    617 Chartres Street
  • New Orleans School of Cooking200 ft
    524 St. Louis Street
  • Jackson Square900 ft
    615 Pere Antoine Alley
  • Royal Street900 ft
    Royal Street

Restaurants nearby

  • Napoleon House Bar & Cafe100 ft

    Address: 500 Chartres St
    Phone: 504-524-9752

    74% likes this, based on 468 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 27

  • Original Pierre Maspero's200 ft

    Address: 440 Chartres St
    Phone: (504) 524-8990

    73% likes this, based on 416 reviews
    Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

  • K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen400 ft

    Address: 416 Chartres St
    Phone: (504) 596-2530

    77% likes this, based on 675 reviews
    Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: USD 33 - USD 57

  • Oceana Grill900 ft

    Address: 739 Conti St
    Phone: 504-525-6002

    72% likes this, based on 2499 reviews
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

  • Johnny's Po-Boys300 ft

    Address: 511 Saint Louis St
    Phone: 504-524-8129

    71% likes this, based on 817 reviews
    Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Hotel St. Helene Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel St. Helene

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 43 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    2.8

    3 flights of stairs (no elevator) to get to your room that is the size of a closet for $200.00 per night. Raised floor with no lighting where someone could easily get injured!! Incredible!!!!!! What do you think???

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    The location was great and Ty was wonderful and very friendly

    The balcony view was horrible (parking garage) and the trash pick up noise every night at 2am and 5am was just awful. Charging so much more for the balcony room is not right because you are not getting any benefits of it. I would have rather paid less for a non-balcony room with no trash pick up noise. If I would have known trash pick up was every night I would have ask to change rooms. When I ask the front desk on day 2 if trash gets picked up every night, she did not know. The room was clean with the exception of the floors. Our feet were black while walking around. So we wore our flip flops the rest of our stay. The balcony was also very dirty and I went out to the hall and grabbed a broom and swept it.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Wonderful location! Quirky decor Outside balconey Soft sheets

    Sorry breakfast!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Bad mattress Badly managed. Hotel could be ideal if services improved.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The hotel was small yet cozy! The courtyard pool was beautiful and inviting. I loved our balcony overlooking the courtyard!

  • Couple
    10.0

    Awesome location, 2 blocks from the heart of Bourbon and 2 blocks from river walk! Walking distance to all of the French Quarter!

    Everything was great!!

  • Couple
    6.2

    I liked the staff and the easy walk through the French Quarter.

    There were too many renovations going on for me to see the beauty of the place. The hotel doesn't work.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The location was unbeatable; the staff were very friendly, courteous and helpful; the design of the hotel interior and exterior was impressive; we LOVED the pool.

    Because of the interior design, the hotel is quite 'echoey'. If there are loud talkers on the stairs or hallways, you can hear them very clearly. Also, and MOST annoyingly, the doors to each room are spring loaded so they close very quickly and very LOUDLY! If the guests are the thoughtful type, they shut the door carefully to avoid the slam. But if they are not (and unfortunately we were surrounded by a number of these types of guests) you can expect loud door slamming day and night - which is very disturbing and uncomfortable.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    It was very clean, staff were very nice, convenient location.

    The hotel did not have a working elevator and what was described as a "king suite with separate shower and bath" was actually a double bed with a shower only.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The hotel is centrally located to all of the spots we wanted to visit. The employees are extremely helpful and friendly.

    The elevator is not in working order. Apparently the owners have run into bureaucratic red tape.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Location, location, location.

    The older style indoor hallways mean you can hear conversations and doors closing at all hours. Take earplugs and you'll have a perfect stay.

  • Single
    8.8

    Relaxing minimalist design after renovation, preserves nice old features like high ceilings. Rooms are sparse but comfortable. Great location in the French Quarter. Would take this over big hotel any time.

    Ventilation was noisy. However, it provided an excellent foil for the noise from the building next door, which sometimes hosts parties.

  • Single
    10.0

    I really enjoyed my stay at St. Helene. The staff was very polite and helpful! They recommended great places to dine (Oceanas and Cafe Flor de lis), allowed me to leave my luggage there free of charge while I ran some errands, and answered any questions I had. The room was very clean and unique decor! It didn't feel like a hotel (in a good way), more like a very relaxing get-away room. I will definitely stay here again!

    The only delta was that the television was fuzzy. I didn't bother asking to fix it, I mean it's probably an indicator that one should be out exploring nola instead of watching tv.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Location -balcony-

    They need a plan for parking perhaps a valet service or at the least, an arrangement with another facility. The chairs on the balcony need to be more comfortable. Trucks would park in front of the hotel and leave the coolers on the ownership should take steps to do something about idling trucks.

  • Single
    7.8

    The staff was friendly and professional. The hotel was recently renovated and is clean, airy and comfortable. The location is excellent. They have a nice little courtyard with a small but inviting swimming pool. I wasn't expecting any kind of breakfast, but they set up coffee and pastries every morning - nice touches, as were the complementary water bottles and pralines in the room upon check-in. Their in-room amenities such as soap, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, iron, ironing board and safe are more than adequate and add to a general sense of comfort. The rooms are spacious and tasteful.

    Upon arrival, there was a mix-up with the room assigned to me due to a guest who should've checked out but stayed an extra night. As a result, I spent a night in another room and then had to be moved the next day - a minor inconvenience which really only meant that I couldn't unpack right away. The staff moved my luggage for me while I was out. Also, my first room had no tv service. I was informed of this upon check-in. The elevator isn't working yet. This didn't bother me, but I can see how it might be troublesome to others. Sound travels quite a bit within the hotel. I recommend earplugs:)

  • Couple
    8.8

    We loved the convenience of the hotel. It was very clean.

    I didn't like that the elevator was out.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel St. Helene - New Orleans New Orleans location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

508 Rue Chartres, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70130

Get directions
City Centre
  • New Orleans
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Lakefront (NEW)
    6.4 mi
  • NAS/Alvin Callendar (NBG)
    9.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Napoleon House Bar & Cafe (cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole)
    100 ft
  • Oceana Grill
    900 ft
Parks
  • Washington Artillery Park
    1100 ft
  • New Orleans Musical Legends Park
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    25