A balcony at the Le Richelieu Hotel overlooking the Decatur Street area near Café du Monde in the French Quarter.

EXPLORE NEW ORLEANS’ DECATUR STREET WHILE STAYING AT THE LE RICHELIEU HOTEL

THE LE RICHELIEU HOTEL IS NEW ORLEANS’ FAVORITE DECATUR STREET HOTEL, WITH PARKING AND A COURTYARD POOL WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF CAFÉ DU MONDE AND ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel’s convenient amenities and proximity to Decatur Street attractions like Café du Monde and Jackson Square make French Quarter adventures easy. Guests who book a New Orleans stay at the Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde have access to our leisurely courtyard pool and secured parking amenities, all within walking distance of New Orleans’ treasured French Quarter attractions. Just one block from Decatur Street and Café du Monde, the Le Richelieu Hotel serves as a portal to New Orleans’ eclectic history, shopping, food, drinks, and live music. Explore Decatur Street and beyond at the Le Richelieu Hotel, the perfect New Orleans French Quarter home base.

WEDDING VENUES

Hotel Mazarin has stunning and sophisticated venues for a truly memorable and unique wedding experience. The event spaces can accommodate weddings of all sizes, from intimate gatherings to grand affairs. Venues at Hotel Mazarin include the Queen Anne Courtyard, La Louisiane, and Fleur de Lis Suite.

PACKAGES

INTIMATE WEDDING: UNDER 25 GUESTS, 1.5 HOURS
CLASSIC WEDDING: FROM 50 TO 200 GUESTS CEREMONY, F&B OPTIONS
The Le Richelieu Hotel in the Decatur Street area near Café du Monde in the French Quarter.

ADVENTURE AWAITS ON DECATUR STREET NEAR NEW ORLEANS’ LE RICHELIEU HOTEL AND CAFÉ DU MONDE

NEW ORLEANS’ DECATUR STREET IS A TOP-TIER DESTINATION FOR SHOPPING, HISTORIC LANDMARKS, FOOD, BARS, AND LIVE MUSIC

Arrive in New Orleans, park the car at the Le Richelieu Hotel, and venture to Decatur Street around the corner where Café du Monde and Jackson Square await. Decatur Street starts on Canal Street in New Orleans’ Central Business District and ends at St. Ferdinand Street in the Marigny, running parallel to the Mississippi River one block behind the Le Richelieu Hotel. Our hotel guests have visited Decatur Street near the Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde for decades to uncover the oldest history, the best shopping, and the most flavorful dining New Orleans offers.

Shopping on Decatur Street Near New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde

Since 1979, Beckham’s Bookshop on Decatur Street near Café du Monde has captivated New Orleans book and vinyl lovers with its charming, rustic ambiance. The Decatur Street bookstore boasts an extensive range of genres, art prints, and a cozy encounter with Juniper, the shop cat. Visual arts are also favored at Beckham’s Bookshop on Decatur Street near Café du Monde — numerous New Orleans and international artists showcase their prints in the store.

Closer to New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel, guests can browse the artisan goods at the French Market on Decatur Street next door to Café du Monde. The French Market stretches five blocks along the Mississippi River across from Jackson Square. Every weekday, New Orleans food vendors, artists, and crafters exhibit their goods at the French Market. Since 1791, the French Market has captivated visitors with its diverse vendors and neighbor, Café du Monde.

Historic Landmarks on Decatur Street Near New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde

Just a ten-minute walk from the Le Richelieu Hotel’s doors near Decatur Street and Café du Monde, guests will find the awe-inspiring sight of New Orleans’ Jackson Square. New Orleans’ prominent National Historic Landmark looks toward the Mississippi River, Café du Monde, and the French Market. New Orleans guests can get lost for hours touring the historic buildings within Jackson Square.

New Orleans’ St. Louis Cathedral, the oldest Catholic church in the United States, stands as the most recognizable building within Jackson Square on Decatur Street near Café du Monde. The Cabildo and the Presbytère buildings flank the cathedral, completing the classic New Orleans ensemble. The Cabildo has been the site of numerous significant events in Louisiana’s history, such as the Louisiana Purchase and the Plessy versus Ferguson ruling.

Restaurants, Bars, and Breweries on Decatur Street Near New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde

A six-minute walk from the Le Richelieu Hotel, guests can indulge in a traditional New Orleans sandwich as big as their heads, the muffuletta. Central Grocery on Decatur Street near Café du Monde has been the go-to muffuletta stop in New Orleans since 1906 and continues to satisfy visitors’ cravings for cured meat and olive salad.

Grabbing a beer at Brieux Carré Brewing Company on Decatur Street near the Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde is vital for a taste of New Orleans’ brewery culture. The namesake translates to “old square,” referring to New Orleans’ historic French Quarter square.

Another popular stop for alcoholic drinks in New Orleans is Molly’s at the Market on Decatur Street. The local favorite pub is directly across from the French Market and Café du Monde and is a convenient four-minute walk from New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel. Several visitors stop by to enjoy the eccentric regulars. Still, nothing beats the quintessential New Orleans Creole Bloody Mary or Frozen Irish Coffee to start a day of Decatur Street exploration.

Since its establishment in 1862, Cafe Du Monde has been an iconic fixture in New Orleans’ French Market, located on Decatur Street. Renowned for its powdered sugar-covered beignets and café au lait, the cafe has expanded beyond its original location, now boasting over a dozen outlets throughout the New Orleans area. Our New Orleans hotel guests frequently pick up to-go orders from Café du Monde to enjoy poolside in our courtyard.

Envie Espresso Bar and Cafe on Decatur Street is another popular morning coffee and pastries spot. The New Orleans cafe has been a Decatur Street staple for almost a decade, serving breakfast and frozen frappés for guests on their way to explore New Orleans’ French Quarter. 

Since its establishment in 1914, the historic Napoleon House, one block from Decatur Street, has become a famous French Quarter dining spot. Guests can delight in the ambiance of this European-inspired eatery and taste Creole cuisine any day of the week. Each meal is perfectly complemented by the New Orleans classic Pimm’s Cup cocktail, a signature offering of Napoleon House near Decatur Street.

One more iconic Decatur Street stop, Tujague’s, stands as a sought-after dining and drinking hub. While favored for its delectable meals on Decatur Street, Tujague’s most famous offering is the Grasshopper, a minty cocktail served in a martini glass — perfect for cooling off during a New Orleans summer.

Live Music on Decatur Street Near New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel and Café du Monde

One classic New Orleans attraction draws visitors worldwide: live music. On Decatur Street, visitors can experience the world-famous House of Blues. Local, regional, and international musicians grace the stages at the House of Blues on Decatur Street. Major music artists like Willie Nelson, the Black Keys, J. Cole, Fiona Apple, and the Weeknd have frequented the Decatur Street venue. Visitors can also indulge in classic New Orleans cocktails and southern-inspired cuisine within the renovated historic building. 

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ROMANTIC NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANTS TO VISIT WHILE STAYING AT THE LANDMARK DAUPHINE ORLEANS HOTEL FOR A DESTINATION WEDDING

NEW ORLEANS’ TOP ROMANTIC RESTAURANTS WITH A TOUCH OF HISTORY THAT EVERYONE MUST VISIT WHEN HOSTING A DESTINATION WEDDING AT THE LANDMARK DAUPHINE ORLEANS HOTEL IN THE HISTORIC FRENCH QUARTER

Romance and wedding celebrations blossom in New Orleans’ historic French Quarter neighborhood. The centuries-old restaurants, luscious courtyards, and landmark buildings know a thing or two about everlasting love. Whether hosting a wedding rehearsal dinner or eloping to New Orleans, couples will cherish celebrating their wedding season at a landmark restaurant in the historic French Quarter.

Host a Welcome Dinner at New Orleans’ Muriel’s Jackson Square Before Wedding Day

Welcome traveling wedding guests to New Orleans by hosting a dinner at the historic Muriel’s Jackson Square. Wedding guests can enjoy balcony views of the restaurant’s landmark next-door neighbor, the St. Louis Cathedral. Muriel’s Jackson Square is nationally recognized for its Creole dishes and New Orleans cocktails. The Seance Lounge on the second floor offers decadent seating and decor — the most romantic for a wedding event in the historic French Quarter.

Host a Couple’s Shower at New Orleans’ Bayona Before the Wedding Day

Dining in a landmark 200-year-old Creole cottage will take a wedding couple’s shower to new heights. At Bayona, wedding guests can experience a historic New Orleans building and James Beard Award-winning meals in a laid-back atmosphere. Bayona also has a lush courtyard and serene patio, perfect for champagne toasts to the wedding couple.

Plan a Wedding Rehearsal Dinner at New Orleans’ Jewel of the South

Plan a memorable wedding rehearsal dinner in an authentic Creole cottage at Jewel of the South. Wedding guests can relish elevated small plates like foie gras parfait and burrata within the historic tavern. Dining in the brick courtyard or one of the landmark restaurant’s New Orleans-style dining rooms will further elevate the wedding guest experience. Either way, Jewel of the South promises an enjoyable wedding rehearsal dinner accented with New Orleans history.

Host a Wedding Day Brunch at New Orleans’ Brennan’s Restaurant

Embrace New Orleans tradition with brunch at Brennan’s on the wedding day. The landmark fine dining restaurant has been a historic staple in the French Quarter since 1946 and boasts a wedding party-friendly atmosphere. Reservations and dressy attire are required, elevating the experience for every wedding guest. Brennan’s is known for its New Orleans cocktails and desserts. Try the historic Brandy Milk Punch and tableside Bananas Foster under the twinkling lights of the historic courtyard.

Have Courtyard Cocktails at New Orleans’ Tableau after the Wedding

Toast to the wedding couple’s true love and enjoy classic New Orleans cocktails overlooking New Orleans’ historic Jackson Square at Tableau. Wedding guests will also enjoy the landmark restaurant’s twist on New Orleans Creole dishes. Those who want a taste of old New Orleans will love the spacious interior courtyard.

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ROOMS

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel’s rooms and suites are a timeless hideaway with the French Quarter’s Decatur Street attractions like Café du Monde around the corner. Our historic hotel boasts French Quarter balconies and traditional New Orleans-style decor. Each hotel room and suite, king, queen, or double queen, is non-smoking and offers oversized closets, natural light, and personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, bottled water, flat-screen televisions, hair dryers, clothing irons, and ironing boards. Upon arrival in New Orleans, hotel guests are welcomed by an old-world lobby and a courtyard pool. Additionally, our hotel parking lures most New Orleans guests to explore Decatur Street on foot.

CORPORATE

Our timeless Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde has all the amenities corporate business travelers could ever need during their New Orleans stay. Situated in the heart of the French Quarter, next to Decatur Street and Café du Monde, the Le Richelieu Hotel is a short drive from New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, making it an entertaining and convenient location for corporate business travelers. Our hotel offers corporate hotel guests old-world New Orleans stays while providing accessibility to parking and a courtyard pool, all within walking distance of the historic French Quarter, Decatur Street, and Jackson Square.

BOOK YOUR STAY NOW

Stay at the Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde in the French Quarter and uncover the timeless allure of New Orleans. Our accommodations provide hotel guests with a blend of old New Orleans grandeur, poolside relaxation, and nearby historical attractions, ensuring a refreshing New Orleans stay. Whether planning brunch at Café du Monde on Decatur Street, a relaxing poolside getaway, or an entertaining corporate business trip, the Le Richelieu Hotel, conveniently located in the French Quarter, is the ideal choice for a memorable New Orleans adventure. Book a stay with New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde today.

LIFE AROUND THE HOTEL

  • GAUCHE HOUSE
  • SHOPS OF THE COLONNADE
  • THE CABILDO MUSEUM
  • THE MAISON
  • THREE MUSES
  • PALADAR 511
  • ENVIE ESPRESSO BAR & CAFE
  • MARIGNY BRASSERIE
  • ADOLFO’S

FAQS

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde is a timeless French Quarter accommodation near attractions like Café du Monde and Jackson Square. Hotel guests can explore Decatur Street and Café du Monde in New Orleans’ French Quarter, which are steps from their hotel rooms and suites. Our hotel rooms and suites offer superior amenities and comfort in New Orleans, providing access to our courtyard pool and hotel guest parking.

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel boasts French Quarter balconies, traditional decor, and high ceilings. Each hotel room and suite, king, queen, or double queen, is non-smoking and offers oversized closets, natural light, and personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, bottled water, flat-screen televisions, hair dryers, clothing irons, and ironing boards. Upon arrival in New Orleans, hotel guests can access parking and our relaxing courtyard pool.

Our New Orleans hotel is one street over from Decatur Street, offering iconic French Quarter balcony views from some of our hotel rooms and suites. Hotel rooms and suites without balconies feature large windows overlooking New Orleans’ iconic French Quarter and Decatur Street area.

Our Terrace Bar, located inside the Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde, serves food and drinks inspired by New Orleans favorites. Hotel guests can access the Terrace Bar every day of the week throughout their stay.

New Orleans has public transportation options near the Le Richelieu Hotel, Decatur Street, and Café du Monde in the French Quarter. The New Orleans streetcar stops two blocks from our hotel’s front doors. Hotel guests can also access parking at our New Orleans hotel on Decatur Street, a rare amenity in the French Quarter.

Parking at New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde makes touring the busy French Quarter easy. New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde offers secured parking to hotel guests, a rare amenity in the French Quarter.

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel has a laid-back French Quarter courtyard pool near Decatur Street and Café du Monde. Hotel guests can utilize our poolside lounge chairs and enjoy the calming environment steps away from their rooms and suites.

Located at the epicenter of the French Quarter, the Le Richelieu Hotel in the Decatur Street area is near many of New Orleans’ most iconic landmarks, like Jackson Square’s St. Louis Cathedral and Café du Monde. Hotel guests can also easily explore the French Quarter’s most historic landmark restaurants and bars, such as Napoleon House and Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop Bar, a short walk from our New Orleans hotel.

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel, near Decatur Street and Café du Monde in the French Quarter, is surrounded by historic buildings, iconic landmarks, and notorious restaurants, making it a prime accommodation for corporate business trips and relaxed getaways. Our hotel is a short taxi ride from the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and a ten-minute walk from Jackson Square. Still, our hotel remains quiet and timeless among the bustling New Orleans landscape.

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel in the French Quarter is a short walk from the historic Jackson Square for Café du Monde and Decatur Street for shopping, bars, and restaurants. End the evening in our intimate New Orleans courtyard, poolside, with comfortable rooms and suites just steps away.

Families traveling to New Orleans will enjoy their stay at the Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde in the French Quarter. Our New Orleans hotel is in a central location with easy access to transportation and family-friendly attractions. Our amenities, hotel rooms, and services can accommodate guests of all ages.

New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde has all the accommodations corporate business travelers may need during their stay in the French Quarter. Situated in the heart of the French Quarter, next to Decatur Street and Café du Monde, the Le Richelieu Hotel offers parking for corporate hotel guests. Our hotel is a short drive from New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, making it an exceptional location for business travelers.

While staying at New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde in the French Quarter in the winter, hotel guests can expect sunny skies and mild cold weather. During the summer in New Orleans, temperatures and humidity rise. The spring and fall seasons in the French Quarter are mild and enjoyable.

The Le Richelieu Hotel is in a central location in New Orleans, near Decatur Street and Café du Monde in the French Quarter. Business travelers staying at the Le Richelieu Hotel near Decatur Street and Café du Monde can easily travel to New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center by taxi, streetcar, or bus.

Our timeless New Orleans hotel in the Decatur Street area puts hotel guests just a ten-minute walk from Café du Monde near Jackson Square. Hotel guests staying at New Orleans’ Le Richelieu Hotel can easily venture out to Decatur Street, where a brunch of beignets and café au lait await at Café du Monde.