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

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Located in the New Orleans Central Business District district in New Orleans, 2,300 feet from World War 2 Museum, St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection features air-conditioned rooms and private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.

Every room comes with a flat-screen TV. You will find a coffee machine in the room. Rooms have a private bathroom equipped with a bath or shower. Extras include free toiletries and a hairdryer. St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection features free WiFi throughout the property.

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. Rooftop terraces and garden courtyards provide unique places to relax and enjoy a cup of freshly-brewed coffee. The concierge at St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection helps guests arrange activities such as plantation tours, swamp cruises, and carriage rides.

The on-site restaurant, Chophouse, serves prime- grade steaks, seafood, and a selection of wine and spirits in an upscale setting. A breakfast of fresh croissants, seasonal preserves, coffee, tea and juice is available for room delivery each morning.

Bourbon Street is 2,650 feet from St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection, while Morial Convention Center is 2,950 feet from the property. The nearest airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, 12 mi from St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection has been welcoming guests since Dec 6, 2012

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of New Orleans, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Private parking available


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4 reasons to choose St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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  • Is there a little patio access?
    Some of our King Suites do have a patio access and some have a balcony access.
    Answered on January 11, 2020
  • Are there hair dryers in the bathroom
    Answered on December 31, 2019
  • Is there a place for us to put our bikes securely?
    How may bikes? Also when will you be arriving? We have a meeting room that we may be able to store the bikes in if not in use, but that will depend on...
    Answered on February 12, 2020
  • Do you have free breakfast
    We offer a free European style breakfast every morning consisting of a warm croissant, juice and coffee. You will have the option to pick a time in th...
    Answered on November 27, 2019
  • Is this the hotel referred to in the Bob Dylan song "Blind Willie McTell"?
    Although there are many theories on which St James hotel he is referring to in the song, we would like to think it was ours but no one really knows fo...
    Answered on December 9, 2019
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Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
2 Restaurants On Site

    Chophouse New Orleans

    Food: Steakhouse

    Bon Ton Café

    Food: Cajun/Creole

Amenities of St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
  • Outdoor furniture
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 45.90 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

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 18 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 by request
Extra bed by request
$25 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
$25 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Valet parking is available for USD 39 plus tax per night, and USD 45 plus tax per night during special events.

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 St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection

  • The prices at St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is 2,950 feet from the center of New Orleans.

  • Room options at St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • St. James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection has 2 restaurants:

      • Bon Ton Café
      • Chophouse New Orleans