IHSP French Quarter House

914 N. Rampart, New OrleansNew OrleansLA 70116USA
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About IHSP French Quarter House

Overlooking Louis Armstrong Park, IHSP French Quarter House offers straightforward hostel accommodations with no curfew. The hostel is three blocks from Bourbon Street in the heart of New Orleans.

Guests can choose from private rooms with en-suite bathroom or a mixed dorm with shared bathroom facilities. Bunk beds are included in dorms, while lockers and towels/linens are provided free in all accommodations.

The hostel features a shared lounge and a computer workstation with printer. Private gated parking is available for a fee, while guests can take advantage of free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour patio garden.

A light breakfast is provided each morning, while weekend guests can enjoy a complimentary Bloody Mary. A full kitchen is available for self-caterers.

IHSP French Quarter House is just seconds away from Bourbon Street’s vibrant bars and restaurants and 750 metres from St. Louis Cathedral and Jackson Square. Nearby attractions include New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum and the Old U.S. Mint.


914 N. Rampart, New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, LA 70116, USA
Telephone: +1(504)4930310 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Great location in French Quarter.

The hostel is situated in the French Quarter, just three blocks from Bourbon Street and less than ten minutes from Jackson Square. This central location makes it easy to visit almost any attraction in New Orleans, while an abundance of food and drink options are just steps away.

Helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Past guests have gathered excellent information from the hostel's helpful and knowledgeable staff. Guests report that employees are friendly and happy to take a few minutes out of their schedule to make suggestions, offer advice, or simply have a chat.

Cleans accommodations and bathrooms.

The majority of guests find their accommodations to be clean and comfortable, be they private rooms or shared dorms. Additionally, communal bathrooms are generally said to be clean and tidy.

Negative Reviews

Air conditioning not always effective.

The warmer months in New Orleans have proven a struggle for some guests thanks to substandard air conditioning units. Reports indicate that AC units are not always effective, leaving you facing a hot and humid room. Furthermore, these units are also reported to be very noisy.

Some issues with plumbing.

A number of reports have identified concerns regarding the hotel's plumbing. Some guests have found that toilets do not always flush effectively. Meanwhile, leaks and a lack of hot water (at times) have been reported.

Basic breakfast is lacking.

The hostel's complimentary breakfast is said to consist of only waffles and pancakes, a lack of variety that has proven unpopular with some guests.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 276 reviews across the web
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8.8 out of 10 based on 276 reviews