The Drifter Hotel

3522 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119, United States
+1 504 605 4644

Cheapest
rate per night

7.0

Good
based on 154 reviews
The Drifter Hotel - New Orleans, LA
Fri 10/16
-
Sat 10/17
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Provider Nightly total
Booking.com $104
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Tablet $119
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Value for money

7.6

Distance to city center

2.0 mi

Location rating

7.4

Nearest Airport

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Distance to airport

9.5 mi

Rooms

Fri 10/16
Sat 10/17

Standard Rooms

$119+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
Unknown
$119 per night
Unknown
$140 per night
Unknown
$145 per night
Unknown
$167 per night

Double Rooms

$141+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
Unknown
$141 per night
Unknown
$145 per night
Unknown
$150 per night
Unknown
$238 per night

King Rooms

$104+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
Unknown
$104 per night
Unknown
$117 per night
Unknown
$125 per night
Unknown
$183 per night

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43
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staff was very friendly in 52 reviews
heated pool in 35 reviews
beds were comfortable in 18 reviews
hot shower in 11 reviews
pool and bar in 11 reviews
tv in the room in 4 reviews
radio in 3 reviews
clothing is optional in 2 reviews
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About

Overview

Escape the ordinary at The Drifter. New Orleans is one of the most unique cities in the world, characterized by its vibrant, outsider spirit. The Drifter echoes the city's defiant individualism in every way, designed for the modern traveler, with a refreshingly differerent approach. From its unassuming design to its city-centric amenities, The Drifter epitomizes the independent spirit that's made New Orleans the premiere destination for musicians, authors, artists and iconoclasts for centuries.

The hotel is located on Tulane Street, one of the city's most famous streets, in a 1956 building that still maintains its original retro charm. As guests enter the Drifter's doors, they're transported to a place that's like none other, bursting with color and chic decor that's always inviting. From a gourmet cafe in the lobby, featuring La Colombe coffee and fresh-baked pastries to the tiled, sparkling pool and outdoor bar, every moment at The Drifter offers a treat for the senses. Rotating gastrotrucks that come by daily offer guests even more ways to indulge and discover local delicacies.

The pool and outdoor lounge are among The Drifter's most popular areas, featuring everything from morning open-air yoga classes to late-night DJ exclusives, showcasing the city's many talented turntableists. The pool bar serves up frozen and craft cocktails daily; the pool bar also features an extensive wine selection plus indoor seating options to keep everyone comfortable.

The Drifter has become one of New Orleans' most exciting hotspots, featuring something exciting on their social calendar almost every single day, including pool party weekends, workshops, special events, live music reviews and more. Guests enjoy easy access to everything hosted at The Drifter, for the ultimate adventures close to home.

Rooms at The Drifter are spacious, modern, clean and eclectic, adorned with local artwork and neutral colors. Beds are incredibly cozy and unfussy; rooms feature ample places to unwind, with chaise lounges, writing desks and more. All rooms include private bathrooms with premium, organic toiletries, plush, fluffy bathtowels and other essentials. Room options include single, double and bunk beds to accomodate all travelers easily.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • New Orleans Museum of Art 1.5 mi
  • Saint Louis Cemetery No. 2 1.5 mi
  • Metairie Cemetery 1.6 mi
  • Saenger Theatre 1.8 mi
  • New Orleans Musical Legends Park 2 mi
  • Preservation Hall 2.2 mi

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