Centrally located on Bourbon Street and easily accessible by air or car, the Royal Sonesta New Orleans hotel near New Orleans airport is convenient for business and leisure travelers. From impeccable service to delightful amenities and extras–it’s easy to see why our New Orleans hotel is worth visiting. The Parking Garage is located at 700 Conti Street or 700 Bienville Street located between Conti and Bienville Streets.
Royal Sonesta New Orleans Parking Garage Rates: Daily valet only parking available from $8-$41. Overnight guest cars $41. *Rates do not include tax. Pricing is subject to change.
The French Quarter is mostly one-way narrow streets. Vehicular traffic on Bourbon Street is stopped nightly at dusk allowing pedestrians more space to explore. Some trucks, buses and mini coaches are encourage to check ahead for alternate driving directions to accommodate your larger vehicle in the French Quarter. When Bourbon Street is closed, easy entry to the hotel is by way of the hotel's underground Parking Garage located at 700 Conti Street or 700 Bienville Street (located between Royal and Bourbon Streets). The lower lobby is located on this level and leads to the main lobby. *Please note that directions may change due to special events, traffic flow pattern changes.
The New Orleans Airport Shuttle drops off at the hotel's Conti Street entrance, 737 Conti Street.
Directions to the hotel on I-10 East:
Traveling from the Airport on I-10 East follow the signs to the New Orleans Business District and continue to follow 1-10 East toward Slidell. The Hotel may be reached from I-10 East by exiting on the Orleans Avenue/Vieux Carre exit. Orleans Avenue becomes Basin Street as it curves toward the French Quarter. Make a left turn from Basin Street onto Conti Street Follow Conti Street into the French Quarter. The entrance to the hotel's garage is located on the right immediately after crossing Bourbon Street. The Parking Garage is located at 700 Conti Street.
Directions to the hotel on I-10 West:
The Hotel may be reached from I-10 West by exiting on the Orleans Avenue/Vieux Carre exit and turning left. Orleans Avenue becomes Basin Street as it curves toward the French Quarter. Make a left turn from Basin Street onto Conti Street Follow Conti Street into the French Quarter. The entrance to the hotel garage is located on the right immediately after crossing Bourbon Street. The Parking Garage is located at 700 Conti Street.
Taxi Cabs are available at the New Orleans International Airport on the lower level outside of Baggage Claim. Current rates are $36.00 for one or two persons and $15.00 per passenger for three or more people, each way. There may be additional charges for extra baggage. Ask the driver to deliver you to the Limousine Zone in our garage (only necessary after 5:00p.m.). Helpful hints: Have the cab driver write his cab number on your receipt, just in case something is left in the taxi.
UBER & LYFT
Helpful hint: Use 300 Bourbon Street address, but after hours use 700 Conti or 700 Bienville Street address
for access to our lower lobby.
All RTA streetcars are accessible on Canal Street, just 2 blocks from the hotel's entrance. Standard fare
for a one-way trip on a streetcar is $1.25 per person. Children 2 years old and under ride free. Buy a Jazzy Pass to ride unlimited: $3.00 for 1 day, $9.00 for 3 days.