The Brakeman Hotel

501 Basin St., New Orleans, LA 70112 United States (USA) near Exit 236a on I-10 (~0.7mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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  • 18 rooms in hotel
  • Check-in time: 16:00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

The Brakeman Hotel is New Orleans most exciting new boutique property located in Basin St. Station which is the original Norfolk Southern Railway station circa 1904 and the last remaining train station in the city. It is nestled between the historic Treme neighborhood the romantic French Quarter and the stunning and iconic St. Louis Cemetery Number 1. Just as Southern Serves The South described the railroad service ethic of the 20th century so The Brakeman Hotel offers gracious hospitality in spacious accommodations with furniture and finishes that evoke the elegant trappings of the romantic railroad travel era. Developed and managed by the Valentino Family in New Orleans - local hoteliers for over 60 years - The Brakeman has 18 guest rooms with elegant railroadiana finishes parking breakfast/lunch in Le Cafe tour desk exhibits and gift shop. And as an important transportation terminal location it also serves as a Visitor Information Center and the primary stop of New Orleans City Sightseeing with daily Hop-On Hop-Off sightseeing tours of the city.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 16:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2020
Floors: 0
Rooms: 18
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Meeting Rooms: 0
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Amenities / Features

  • Private bathroom in room
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Elevator
  • Concierge service

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Café du Monde - Famous for its beignets and café au lait, this iconic café is a must-visit. Located 0.7 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Lunch: Cochon Butcher - A casual eatery offering delicious sandwiches and charcuterie. Located 0.9 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Dinner: Commander's Palace - A renowned fine dining restaurant known for its Creole cuisine and elegant atmosphere. Located 1.5 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Activity: French Quarter Walking Tour - Explore the historic streets of the French Quarter and learn about its rich history. The starting point is 0.3 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Mother's Restaurant - A local favorite known for its hearty breakfast dishes, including famous po'boys. Located 0.6 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Lunch: Café Amelie - Enjoy a charming courtyard setting while savoring delicious French and Creole-inspired cuisine. Located 0.4 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Dinner: Emeril's New Orleans - Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse's flagship restaurant serving up innovative Creole dishes. Located 0.8 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.
  • Activity: Steamboat Natchez Jazz Cruise - Experience a scenic cruise along the Mississippi River with live jazz music. The boarding point is 0.9 miles from The Brakeman Hotel.

FAQs about The Brakeman Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 16:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

How many rooms does The Brakeman Hotel have?

There are 18 rooms in the property.

Can I get a AAA rate at The Brakeman Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Brakeman Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.


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