Get the welcome you deserve with a free drink at May Bailey’s Place, the historic and charming bar at the Dauphine Orleans Hotel, and then head up to your room to quickly unpack your swimsuit. You are going to...

Beat New Orleans Heat With Pool Hotels

The average highs in New Orleans range from 62 degrees Fahrenheit in January to 91 in July. Even in October and November when some areas are entering winter, the highs are in the 70s and 80s. If you’re not used to the heat, hotels with pools in New Orleans make it easy to stay cool, even on the hottest day.

Finding the ideal pool hotel can seem tricky, but there are four New Orleans hotels that guests rave over. Each has its own appeal and special amenities and services that might make it your top choice.

From Private Boutique Hotel Options

Dauphine Orleans Hotel sits right in the French Quarter, close to the Morial Convention Center and the Central Business District. Charming period features and furnishings make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time. Yet, there are modern amenities like valet parking, free local calls, and wireless Internet. Enjoy a free breakfast before heading outside to relax in the saltwater pool and its surrounding courtyard.

Lamothe House is one of four French Quarter Guest Houses that truly feel like a home away from home. Your accommodations are tucked in residential neighborhoods away from the business areas. Guest rooms are off a lush courtyard with a pool. Head inside to your room and enjoy having free Wi-Fi, Keurig coffeemakers, and both air conditioning and ceiling fans.

To Brand Name Establishments

The courtyard, pool, and hot tub at Avenue Plaza Resort is absolutely stunning. Head inside to this Wyndham property and use the on-site gym, eat in the restaurant, or head to your suite and relax in a quiet environment.

If you’re looking for affordable pool hotels in New Orleans, Baymont Inn & Suites New Orleans is an excellent choice. There’s an on-site business center, gym, and a breakfast area where you can grab your morning meal for free. The outdoor pool is ideal for cooling off in the summer heat.