New Orleans Soul

In New Orleans, we do a little dance and we make a little love.  Then we make a big dance and get wrapped up in big love.  We get down in a New Orleans state of mind.  You should be getting down in New Orleans tonight.



New Orleans is a city of stories.  Follow any one of our stories long enough and you’ll find your happy ending.  Fairy tales can come true in New Orleans.  It can happen to you if you are in a New Orleans state of mind.

Welcome to the home where you belong.  La Belle Esplanade is located on a beautiful street in a vibrant neighborhood where a lot of things are always going on—they just aren’t things on the usual tourist radar.  That’s how the people who live on Esplanade Avenue like it.  This isn’t tourist central.  We live in the real New Orleans.  This can be your New Orleans, too.  Jump off away from the typical guidebook listicle paradigm.  Good memories are made on our street.

La Belle Esplanade is not like any other hotel you have ever stayed in.  Experience the real New Orleans, the way New Orleans is lived.  Don’t just visit New Orleans, embed yourself in the New Orleans state of mind.  We have very comfortable beds at La Belle Esplanade….

Our Clio Suite’s bedroom:

Clio Suite, La Belle Esplanade, New Orleans, LA.
The bedroom in our Clio Suite at La Belle Esplanade in New Orleans. Every room and every ceiling are a different color!


La Pelican Suite’s sitting room:

Pelicans are Louisiana's state bird
Immerse yourself in Louisiana culture at La Belle Esplanade!


Les Peches Suite’s bedroom:

Les Peches Suite bedroom, La Belle Esplanade
Every morning is a fresh awakening in the New Orleans state of mind at La Belle Esplanade, a hotel unlike any other located on Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana!

We have more suites, all of them have two rooms, a bedroom and a living room, a private bathroom and a private balcony.  Come discover what it means to fall in love with New Orleans.  Visit New Orleans like you live here.  Make La Belle Esplanade your New Orleans headquarters.  New Orleans is magical.  New Orleans is a city of stories.  Make your New Orleans story on Esplanade Avenue.   Good memories are made on our street.

Do a little dance.  Make a little love.  Get down in New Orleans tonight.

À votre santé,

La Belle Esplanade

where every morning starts out with a curated breakfast salon of local New Orelans delicacies and good conversations about all things New Orleans.


The original version of “Get Down Tonight” by K.C. and the Sunshine Band:


If you want to read more from our extensive blog archives, here’s a random selection:  The Most Colorful Houses on Esplanade Avenue.  Discover the real New Orleans.  Stay at La Belle Esplanade.  You are on the right website.  10.5 million people visited New Orleans last year.  We only have five suites.  Staying with us is the chance of a lifetime.  You won’t be disappointed.  Get down tonight in New Orleans.