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Bourbon Orleans Hotel

New Orleans, LA View map Visit website
Rating 4.9 out of 5
21 reviews
$17k - $22k For 100 Guests
Up to 250 guests

About

$17k - $22k For 100 Guests
Up to 250 guests

Bourbon Orleans Hotel is an iconic hotel and wedding venue located in New Orleans, Louisiana that resides in the heart of the historic French Quarter right behind the St. Louis Cathedral. Dating back to the 1800s, this hotel is rich in history and exudes an upscale presence that makes it the ideal place for world-class occasions.

Facilities and Capacity
This exclusive hotel has witnessed countless weddings in its magnificent ballrooms, also hosting traditional ceremonies in the St. Louis Cathedral. The oldest and grandest ballroom of them all is the Orleans Ballroom, which offers an authentic French Quarter atmosphere, Queen Anne furnishings, and accommodates up to 350 guests. It includes a private balcony with sweeping views of the Cathedral and its gardens, also overlooking Orleans Street. The charming St. Ann cottage is an intimate space that features two rooms with tall ceilings and antique chandeliers, opening up to a private courtyard with a quaint fountain.

Services Offered
The talented and experienced staff at Bourbon Orleans Hotel will work with you to provide endless creative options and professional recommendations that will surely turn your wedding into an unforgettable celebration. Regardless of your event size, they are dedicated to making your vision come to life and providing you with a package that suits your budget. They also have a high-quality digital photo booth and an in-house DJ who will play all the music you want to hear. These are the services they provide:

  • Complimentary bridal suite
  • Professional wedding coordinator
  • Private attendant for couple during reception
  • Complimentary bottle of champagne and cake cutting
  • Votive candles as centerpieces
  • Special valet parking rates
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Glassware and linens
  • Event planning
  • White chair covers

Cuisine
This timeless and elegant venue offers multiple wedding packages with a variety of delicious menu options, from reception stations to plated dinners. These are some of their selections:

  • Cold and hot hors d’oeuvres
  • Pasta station
  • Carving station
  • Antipasto display
  • Late night snacks
  • Open bar packages

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$500

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$500

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$1,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$750

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$28

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

House Wine
Open Bar

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

250

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

6

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Historic Building
Hotel

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Event Planner
Get Ready Rooms

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
Hors d'oeuvres
Plated
Server(s)
Stations

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

March
April
October
November

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
July
August

21 Reviews

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Rated
4.9
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Recommended by 99% of couples
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  • Molly
    Molly E. Married on 12/19/2021
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    Dream Wedding

    We had our dream wedding at the Bourbon Orleans! We had our ceremony and reception at the St. Ann Cottage and it was absolutely perfect. We felt so lucky to have our wedding there. The customer service was the BEST! All of our guests had such a great time and we did as welll!
  • Heather
    Heather Married on 03/07/2020
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    Simple, yet classy - love this hotel and the people helping me plan my wedding

    Alyssa & April are amazing and have made planning this event so much easier. They've given me peace and guidance throughout and are always quick to reply.
  • Ivelisse
    Ivelisse Married on 10/20/2019
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    Magical wedding!

    St. Ann Cottage beautiful venue and the event staff was amazing!

    Bourbon Orleans Hotel's reply:

    Thank you Ivelisse! It was a honor to be a part of your special day! Thank you for sharing your beautiful photos! Best Wishes!

Awards

  • 21
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner

Professional Network & Endorsements

2 Endorsements
Fabulous Flowers Fabulous Flowers Wedding Florists

You cannot go wrong with the elegance and location of the Bourbon Orleans Hotel! In the heart of the French Quarter, Megan and Alyssa are wonderful to work with, in fact the entire staff is great!

Crescent City Soul band Crescent City Soul band Wedding Bands

The staff at the Bourbon Orleans is very helpful and professional - they really care about their brides! We look forward to working with them again soon!

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717 Orleans St. New Orleans, LA, 70116
5045232222
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