A favorite for New Orleans Wedding venues

From elegant receptions, to custom designed wedding cakes, to fabulous floral creations and romantic bridal suites, we’re a top choice for wedding venues in New Orleans simply because we take care of every last detail.

Royal Sonesta New Orleans has set a new standard in romantic elegance. Known for its exceptional style and service, your New Orleans wedding will be flawlessly executed from start to finish. Among reception halls in New Orleans, few can compete with the timeless elegance and modern charm of our facilities. From ambiance to experienced staff and culinary excellence–your special day will remain in the minds of guests for years to come. 

In Sonesta tradition, we can design weddings and receptions from small, intimate occasions to the most lavish affair. Offering the highest degree of personal service from a team of warm and wonderful wedding planners, we create uniquely personal events, from bridal showers and rehearsal dinners to bachelor or bachelorette parties.    

View the Royal Sonesta New Orleans floor plan and capacity chart

Check out our newly unveiled Grand Ballroom!

We love weddings and work hard to ensure our clients are happy!

"We are so impressed with the Royal Sonesta. They accommodated our every need. Everyone kept telling us we had the best reception ever. Our bridal attendant was wonderful. The night couldn't have gone more perfect... The Royal Sonesta is the place to go for your reception."
- Reviewed on January 9, 2017, Jade P

"We loved having our reception at the Royal Sonesta... The ballroom was recently re-done and it looks fabulous! [The staff was] so accommodating and went out of their way to make sure that we were confortable and taken care of. My parents still rave how attentive the servers were and smooth the night went! Could not have picked a better locations :)."
- Reviewed on December 10, 2016, Michelle B