W New Orleans - French Quarter

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316 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 504-581-1200   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-8260


New Orleans Events


Summer Heat Wave W Happenings and Programming


From May 28 through September 3, you're invited to swim at our house Thursdays - Sundays. Soak up the Louisiana sun at WET, our outdoor pool that offers the perfect environment. Your pool pass includes day admission for one and a $15 food and beverage credit to use poolside while you hang out. 

Purchase passes online at WET 2017 Pool Pass and select a date. 

Please bring your own towel to reserve the hotel's pool towels for registered guests. Bring your ticket with you and turn it in to the SoBou Host(ess) or the bartender if the host is unavailable to redeem your food and beverage credit.  


This free “Dive-In” movie night is a summer spin-off of old drive-in movies. Swim in the pool while watching throwbacks featuring Julia Roberts in honor of her milestone 50th birthday this year.

The pool opens at 6:30 p.m. with the movie starting when the sun sets. Themed cocktails and small bites available for purchase. Complimentary popcorn round out the movie experience. Space is first come, first serve. RSVP by emailing wnolarsvp@whotels.com.

Thursday, June 15 // Pretty Woman
Thursday, July 13 // Notting Hill
Thursday, August 17 // My Best Friend’s Wedding

Feat. Live Demonstrations and Cocktail Pairings
Wednesday, Aug. 9
6:30PM - 9:30PM

You're invited to our exclusive Spanish Quarter Dinner featuring a special menu inspired by our city's Spanish roots and our executive chef's recent overseas trip to Spain.

Watch along as Executive Chef Juan Carlos Gonzalez and Bar Chef Laura Bellucci whip up a mouthwatering, 4-course menu just for you. The first course includes a live food and cocktail demonstration by our very own culinary stars. You'll enjoy three additional courses with cocktails after the demo is complete. And just so you don't leave empty-handed, you'll get your own recipe card to take home. View the full menu here.

The cost is $72.05/person including tax and gratuity. To make a reservation, click here to purchase online or call 504 552 4095. Complimentary valet parking is available at the hotel.

DOCUMENTARY, Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table
Monday, Sept. 11 / Thursday, Sept. 14

Amp up your Restaurant Week experience and join us for dinner at SoBou followed by two special screenings in our outdoor courtyard of Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table, a documentary film profiling the fascinating life of the inspirational female restaurateur. The film will start around 8pm, so we recommend dinner around 6PM. The screening is complimentary.


F'Rose Fridays
Sunset Sessions 
First Friday of Each Month // 3PM - 7PM

Amp up your weekend with SoBou's signature Frozen Rose cocktails and tasty bites. Jive with the jazzy beats of the Dapper Dandies the first Friday of each month.

Legs and Eggs Burlesque Brunch at SoBou
Sundays // 11:30AM – 1:30PM

We’re spicing up brunch with a side of burlesque. Sponsored by New Orleans Ice Cream, Legs and Eggs Burlesque Brunch features the world famous burlesque dancer, Bella Blue, and takes place every Sunday in SoBou from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Reservations are encouraged by calling (504) 552-4086

Barpreneurs Power Lunch at SoBou
Fridays // Noon

Need honest advice on your big idea? How about free advice? Join us every Friday at noon in SoBou for free one-on-one time with our veteran Barpreneur experts. It's face-time with a business and start-up pro. New topics featured every week. Visit www.sobounola.com for the latest schedule and to RSVP.


Happier Hour at SoBou
Daily // 3 - 6PM

Savor BarBar's snacks and sips for $3 - $6.