Royal Sonesta New Orleans

300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 Map · Phone number
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About Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Royal Sonesta New Orleans is an elegant ballroom wedding venue located in the historic French Quarter of New Orleans. This classic venue offers couples the opportunity to work with a top-notch team of wedding planners that will ensure all of your needs are met for your perfect wedding day. Book with Royal Sonesta New Orleans today and experience the timeless elegance that can only be found in The Big Easy!

Facilities and Capacity
This uniquely designed venue is perfect for hosting any style reception that you can dream of. Able to accommodate up to 500 guests, Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers over 20,000 square feet of event space in 20 dynamic rooms that can be used on the day of your event. The elegant Grand Ballroom is ideal for your magical night as you celebrate your new marriage.

Services Offered
Royal Sonesta New Orleans is a full-service wedding venue with on-site catering and event coordination available. The venue also offers the following services:

  • Accommodations
  • Bartending services
  • Cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • Liability insurance
  • Lighting/sound
  • Setup

Cuisine
Couples have the option of choosing from multiple serving options, including buffet, hors d’oeuvres, plated and stations. Menus can be customized upon request for your event.

Other Facilities
In addition, Royal Sonesta offers other facilities to help make your day enjoyable. Other facilities include:

  • Bridal suite
  • Parking
  • Wheelchair access

Location
Located in the historic French Quarter, you will be immersed in the heart of New Orleans surrounded by the city’s best stores and restaurants. St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square and Acme Oyster house are within walking distance.

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8 Reviews for Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Recommended by 97% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.8

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    Alisa · Married on 06/17/2017

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    • Value:
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      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    I cannot say enough about Royal Sonesta as a wedding venue. We had a small ceremony on the terrace overlooking courtyard. It worked very well staying in a junior suite. Wyatt will help you with all your needs. We had a last minute request for musicians and the food and catering manager was able to get the Jazz Playhouse musicians for us! What a treat! Speaking of catering we had a very affordable cake and champagne-both were great. they were very good about all room service needs. Everyone was very kind to us and we felt like celebrities.

    Sent on 07/13/2017
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    Brittany · Married on 05/14/2016

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    Wyeth and Jessica were perfect. Organized, friendly, made suggestions, but never pushy. From the planning, food tasting, cake designing, decorating, accommodations -- I mean -- they made my wedding weekend PERFECT. It rained during the day, but that evening we had reception on courtyard and ballroom and you'd never know. They dried it up nicely. The timeline for reception was perfect and I didn't feel rushed. We were able to visit with all our of guests and still do all of the normal dances, cake cutting, toasts, plenty of pictures. It was fabulous. Myetta and Rockelle were our AMAZING attendants. Anything we needed, they were one step ahead. It was unbelievable and they kept us extremely relaxed and just so happy the entire night. I could go on and on... And our guests will rave about this wedding for a long time. So happy with the whole staff at Royal Sonesta in New Orleans. I would recommend this place to everyone for their wedding reception -- fleur de lis suite and courtyard was gorgeous.

    Sent on 05/31/2016

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Royal Sonesta New Orleans FAQ

  • 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?
    $ 7000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 7000.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 650.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 650.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    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
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 18.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Open Bar
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    20
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Banquet Hall
    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
    Cake
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    House Wine
    Premium Liquor
  • What event items are available?
    Audio Equipment
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Drapery
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    March
    April
    May
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    July
    August
    September

2 Wedding Deals & Discounts

  • Royal Sonesta New Orleans 1
    Summer Wedding Special

    Save 10% off published wedding menus June-August 2019!

  • Royal Sonesta New Orleans 2
    Plan your wedding & Earn Free Nights!

    Travel Pass members can now earn free nights while hosting a wedding function at Royal Sonesta New Orleans:

    • Spend $6,000* to earn 1 night stay - Tier 7 = 30,000 Points
    • Spend $12,000* to earn 2 nights stay - Tier 7 = 60,000 Points
    • Spend $20,000* to earn 3 nights stay - Tier 7 = 90,000 Points
    • Spend $30,000* to earn 4 nights stay - Tier 7 = 120,000 Points

    Contact the Sales & Catering Office to learn more: rsnosales@sonesta.com or 504.553.2205

    *Offer valid for Sonesta Travel Pass members only during the promotion period. Spend $6,000 USD Equivalency of Catering Revenue and receive 30,000 Travel Pass Points, spend $12,000 USD Equivalency of Catering Revenue and receive 60,000 Travel Pass Points, spend $20,000 USD Equivalency of Catering Revenue and receive 90,000 Travel Pass Points or spend $30,000 USD Equivalency of Catering Revenue and receive 120,000 Travel Pass Points. Points earned on the USD Equivalency of Catering Revenue spent at Royal Sonesta New Orleans only. The maximum number of points that can be earned through is promotion is 120,000 points. “Free night stay” based on the number of points needed for a free night at Royal Sonesta New Orleans. Travel Pass Points will be awarded at the conclusion and payment of the event. Catering Revenue excludes service charge and taxes. Standard Travel Pass terms and conditions apply.

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  • 300 Bourbon Street New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130 See on map
    504-517-8068 (Phone number)