Stay in the heart of New Orleans Excellent location – show map

Located in New Orleans, a 15-minute walk from Union Station, HI New Orleans Hostel has air-conditioned accommodations and a bar. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and a shared kitchen, along with free WiFi. The hostel has a fax machine and photocopier and an ATM machine that guests can use.

You can play pool at the hostel.

Mercedes-Benz Superdome is a 13-minute walk from HI New Orleans Hostel, while Morial Convention Center is 1.3 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, 14 miles from the accommodation.

This is our guests' favorite part of New Orleans, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

HI New Orleans Hostel has been welcoming guests since Nov 30, 2018

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of New Orleans, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!


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Travel Sustainable property
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    We offer in-hostel events, community dinners, guided tours, pub crawls, and much more. Check out activities board when you arrive and sign up. Most ..
    Answered on September 6, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Yes, sheets, towels, at least 2 pillows, a very cozy duvet and extra blankets are included with all dorms and private rooms.
    Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    Your locker works with your dorm room keycard so you do not need a padlock. If you want an additional layer of security, our lockers will also allow ..
    Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Are these rooms only for men?
    Yes, we have male, female, or mixed dormitories available in 4,6, & 8 bed configurations.
    Answered on November 12, 2019
  • Can u book a bottom bunk and do you have older guests stay - 50s?
    Absolutely, if you wish to book a bottom bunk it can be requested in a special message to us during the time of booking. We accommodate guests of all..
    Answered on November 18, 2019
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Mexican, Peruvian, Latin American

    Open for: Brunch, Dinner

Amenities of HI New Orleans Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs USD 18.75 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • 24-hour front desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Convenience store on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Yoga classes
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

HI New Orleans Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
$5 per stay

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 10 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express HI New Orleans Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Hosteling International is a member based organization. Guests must present a membership card at check-in or pay a membership fee of USD 4 per night. Please contact the property for more details.

Please note this property does not accept guests who live within a 48.2 miles radius.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about HI New Orleans Hostel

  • The prices at HI New Orleans Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • HI New Orleans Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Yoga classes

  • HI New Orleans Hostel has 1 restaurant:

    • Besame

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to HI New Orleans Hostel by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Check-in at HI New Orleans Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • HI New Orleans Hostel is 1,800 feet from the center of New Orleans.