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The Lookout Inn

833 Poland Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70117, United States
New Orleans, LA
See location+1 504 947 8188
C$ 178

rate per night

based on 80 reviews
80 reviews
Room type
Nightly total
Queen room
C$ 178
Deluxe room
C$ 178

About The Lookout Inn

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located in New Orleans, The Lookout Inn is a short drive from Bourbon Street and Canal Street New Orleans. It is situated a brief walk from Bywater.

During their time at the inn, guests can enjoy complimentary wireless internet, as well as the jacuzzi. Those staying at the property also have access to an outdoor pool.

Rooms at The Lookout Inn are comfortable and feature a refrigerator.

The inn has easy access to Mercedes-Benz Superdome. It is also within walking distance of Claiborne Avenue Bridge.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Lookout Inn

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Air-conditioned
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Grill


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted
  • Pool view
  • Storage available


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Pool and spa

  • Private pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Desk

Services and conveniences

  • Key access

Family friendly

  • Swimming pool toys

Reviews of The Lookout Inn

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What can I expect from the rooms at The Lookout Inn?

The rooms at The Lookout Inn are comfortable and feature a refrigerator. Guests have described them as beautiful, spacious, and delightful.

Is parking available at The Lookout Inn?

Yes, The Lookout Inn offers free parking, and guests have had no trouble finding street parking.

How is the cleanliness at The Lookout Inn?

Guests have mentioned that the property is well-kept and very affordable, although some have noted that the rooms were a little dusty.

What are the best times to visit The Lookout Inn?

The high season at The Lookout Inn is in March, and guests have enjoyed the peaceful and lovely haven, especially in the Bywater neighborhood.

What makes The Lookout Inn unique?

The Lookout Inn offers a cute and quirky retro feel, a well-maintained pool and outside area, and a peaceful, lovely haven with a hot tub. The innkeeper, Kelly, is described as super nice and accommodating.

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Opt for a Room Away from Train Tracks

Some guests mentioned that the location is very close to train tracks, and the train whistle at night can be loud, so consider requesting a room away from the tracks if you are a light sleeper.

Enjoy the Quirky Retro Feel

Embrace the quirky retro feel of the hotel, as several guests appreciated the unique and nostalgic decor around the pool area and in the themed rooms.

Explore the Bywater Neighborhood

Take time to explore the Bywater neighborhood, as guests were pleasantly surprised by the variety of restaurants, breweries, and vintage shops within walking distance.

Check Room Theme Preferences

If you have a preference for a specific room theme, consider requesting it in advance, as some guests mentioned being switched to a different room last minute and would have preferred another theme.

Appreciate the Thoughtful Outdoor Area

Spend time in the well-thought-out outdoor area, including the pool, hot tub, garden, lounge area, and snack shack, which several guests found to be delightful for relaxation and socializing.

Consider the Train Noise

Be mindful of potential train noise, as the hotel's proximity to train tracks was mentioned by some guests, and the train whistle at night may affect light sleepers.

Embrace the Spirit of New Orleans

Embrace the hotel's embodiment of the spirit of New Orleans, as guests loved the traditional New Orleans decor and the charming, quaint atmosphere of the property.

Take Advantage of the Helpful Innkeeper

Interact with the accommodating and personable innkeeper, as many guests appreciated the host's friendliness, helpfulness, and availability for guidance and recommendations.

Request Room Preferences

If you have specific preferences such as a room with a view or a balcony, consider requesting it in advance to enhance your overall experience.

Relax in the Pool and Hot Tub

Set aside time to relax in the pool and hot tub, as several guests found these amenities to be relaxing and enjoyable during their stay.


833 Poland Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70117

What's nearby

  • Frenchmen Street2.5 km
  • Jackson Square3 km
  • Louisiana State Museum3 km
  • Saint Louis Cathedral3.1 km
  • Jamie Hayes Gallery3.2 km
  • New Orleans Pharmacy Museum3.2 km
  • Preservation Hall3.2 km
  • Audubon Aquarium of the Americas3.3 km
  • Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium3.5 km
  • New Orleans Musical Legends Park3.6 km
  • Saenger Theatre4 km
  • Louisiana Children's Museum4 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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  • How long should you stay at The Lookout Inn? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at The Lookout Inn

  • Where is The Lookout Inn located?

    The Lookout Inn is located at 833 Poland Avenue in Bywater, 3.8 km from the centre of New Orleans. Frenchmen Street is the closest landmark to The Lookout Inn.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Lookout Inn?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Lookout Inn.

  • Does The Lookout Inn offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Lookout Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Lookout Inn from the airport?

    The Lookout Inn is 21.8 km from New Orleans Louis Armstrong. The Lookout Inn is 104.8 km from Gulfport Biloxi Regional.

  • Does The Lookout Inn have a pool?

    Yes, The Lookout Inn has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Lookout Inn hotel deals?

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to downtown

3.8 km

Nearest Airport

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Distance to airport

21.8 km