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La Quinta Inn & Suites New Orleans Airport
2.5 out of 5.0
2610 Williams Blvd, Kenner
3.8 out of 5 (139 reviews)

Located in Kenner - Louis Armstrong International Airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cafe Du Monde and Veterans Park. Susan Park and Esplanade Mall ...

Pleased with stay Hotel was fine staff was friendly. Bar tender was funny. Only complaint would be that the room wouldn’t get cold enough. It was cool and the ac was working just I like it cold and it seemed to stay around 74
   Jul 27, 2018
Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport
3.5 out of 5.0
2829 Williams Blvd, Kenner
3.8 out of 5 (54 reviews)

Located in Kenner - Louis Armstrong International Airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cafe Du Monde and Veterans Park. Susan Park and Esplanade Mall ...

Great Staff Delicious breakfast. The front desk supervisor was amazing! The gym exceeded my expectations.
   Jul 22, 2018
Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
739 Canal Street, New Orleans
3.9 out of 5 (440 reviews)

This elegant 14-story, New Orleans hotel is on the corner of lively Bourbon St and shopping-oriented Canal St adjacent to the French Quarter; Jackson Square ...

Great place on Canal Street The people who work at this hotel are amazing. Everyone at the front desk is genuinely nice and kind and anxious to make sure you enjoy your stay. The location could not be better - it is right at the crossroads of Canal and Bourbon Street.
   Mar 23, 2018
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
621 Saint Louis St, New Orleans
4.5 out of 5 (82 reviews)

Omni Royal Orleans Hotel is in the center of the vibrant French Quarter, a 5-minute walk from the banks of the Mississippi. The bars of Bourbon Street, jazz ...

5 ⭐️ Great hotel right in the middle of French quarters. This hotel has a long history cool place to stay.
   Aug 11, 2018
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
300 Bourbon St, New Orleans
4.3 out of 5 (370 reviews)

This French Quarter hotel is directly on lively Bourbon Street, just 6 blocks from Jackson Square and 2 blocks from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line.

Great hotel on Bourbon street The hotel is in the middle of Bourbon street. The hotel has a pool, coffee shop, jazz, oyster bar and restaurant. Everything located right there at the hotel. The room was nice, clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful. The grilled oysters at the Oyster Bar is a must have, the best ...
   Jul 16, 2018
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0
717 Orleans St., New Orleans
4.1 out of 5 (288 reviews)

Near the center of the vibrant French Quarter in New Orleans, this hotel is 1 block from Jackson Square, 4 blocks from historic Café Du Monde, and 4 blocks from ...

great location fun bar, good music, great drinks great location fun class on making a gumbo would attend any class the chief put on
   Jun 18, 2018
B on Canal
4.0 out of 5.0
1300 Canal Street, New Orleans
3.6 out of 5 (45 reviews)

Located in Central Business District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Joy Theater, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and Jackson Square. National World War II Museum ...

Renovated hotel! Walkable to French quarter!! Was skeptical about the hotel due to previous reviews. However the hotel exceeded my expectations! The front desk staffs were nice. The room was clean and pretty spacious (well we had the suite). Seemed to have good insulation as I didn’t hear anything from outside or adjacent rooms. The only downfall ...
   Mar 21, 2018
Hotel St. Marie
3.0 out of 5.0
827 Toulouse St, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5 (350 reviews)

This New Orleans hotel is known for its picturesque 2nd-floor balconies. The French Quarter hotel is 0.5 block from the restaurants and clubs of Bourbon St and ...

Nice hotel near bourbon st. Antoinette greeted us when we first walked in an immediately made us feel right at home! She was amazing! Our room was spotless and house keeping cage everyday around 11 to clean and restock anything. The balcony view was beautiful. And the hotel is very close to bourbon which I loved but not to ...
   Jul 20, 2018
Chateau Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0
1001 Chartres St, New Orleans
3.2 out of 5 (49 reviews)

Located in French Quarter, this hotel is steps from Old Ursuline Convent and French Market. Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Jackson Square are also within 2 mi (3 ...

Perfect location near Cafe du Monde. Quiet area Arrived before our check in time. We were allowed to go to the pool. Bags secured by staff.
   Jun 13, 2018
Wyndham New Orleans - French Quarter
3.5 out of 5.0
124 Royal St, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5 (149 reviews)

This hotel is in New Orleans in the French Quarter, a block from Bourbon Street and half-block to the business district. The hotel is in close proximity to the ...

Vacation Great location...near everything..Grat Hotel..very clean and staff were very pleasant.
   Aug 12, 2018
Brent House Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0
1512 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans
4.3 out of 5 (34 reviews)

Situated on a river, this hotel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Audubon Zoo and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lakeside Shopping Center and New Orleans Museum of Art. Mercedes-Benz ...

Excellent location Nice facility and excellent room. Near Loyola and Tulane University.
   Apr 14, 2018
La Galerie Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0
131 Decatur St., New Orleans
3.8 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Located in French Quarter, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Decatur Street and Jackson Square. French Market and National World War II Museum are also ...

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Uptown Historic District

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Kenner - Louis Armstrong International Airport

Algiers

French Quarter

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Faubourg Marigny

Treme

New Orleans East Area

Central City

Carrollton

Lower Garden District

Bywater

Mid-City

Holy Cross District

Pro tips from our travel blog: Everything you need to know for a perfectly rewarding trip to New Orleans

The Big Easy offers far more than merely Mardi Gras

The historic port city of New Orleans rests on the Mississippi River. The city offers a multicultural blend of European, African and Caribbean influences. Every year, visitors flock to the city to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of The Big Easy. From historic sites to unique festivals, the city offers attractions for families, couples and lone travelers.


Things to see
Bourbon Street

Located in the historic French Quarter, the lengthy street is famous for its nightlife, but there are attractions for all ages and interests. Many of the city's famous restaurants, historic landmarks and souvenir shops are located on Bourbon Street.

Jackson Square

Named after Andrew Jackson, the victor of the Battle of New Orleans, the beautiful public space offers a spectacular view of the Mississippi River. Jackson Square is also surrounded by local treasures, including the St. Louis Cathedral, museums, restaurants and markets. The square also serves as a creative space for artists, so visitors can obtain a one-of-a-kind painting from one of the many local painters.

Audubon Zoo

The Audubon Zoo is a uniquely beautiful wildlife experience in the heart of the New Orleans Garden District. The zoo features local exhibits and animals from around the world. The zoo also boasts a real swamp, a baby animal nursery, aquatic exhibits, a safari trail and more.

At another site, the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium offers the largest insect museum in the country. The butterfly garden alone contains thousands of the lovely winged insects.


Where to stay
French Quarter

The French Quarter is the city's oldest neighborhood. Residents and visitors alike are drawn to the neighborhood's convenient location, rich history and unique attractions. From luxurious mansions to charming boutiques, French Quarter hotels combine modern amenities and beautifully preserved architecture. The neighborhood contains the most popular hotels, restaurants and attractions in New Orleans.

Central Business District

Bordering the French Quarter, this neighborhood contains the Convention Center, the Superdome and multiple business centers. Hotels in the Central Business District tend to be less expensive than hotels in the French Quarter, but French Quarter attractions are still within walking distance. Additionally, the Central Business District hosts several unique restaurants, shops and attractions.

Garden District

The Garden District offers a quieter New Orleans experience. The streets are lined with local shops, historic structures and gorgeous trees. You can reach the main attractions of the French District by streetcar, but the Garden District's local treasures and relaxed atmosphere are just as enticing. Like hotels in the Central Business District, Garden District accommodations tend to be less expensive than French Quarter hotels.


Travel information

The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) serves the city of New Orleans. Located in the suburb of Kenner, the airport is 11 miles from the downtown area. A shuttle offers transportation services from the airport to the Business District. New Orleans hotels in the area include the Hilton New Orleans Airport and the Doubletree New Orleans Airport.

The New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal connects New Orleans to New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles. The facility serves Amtrak and the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority. Greyhound buses also utilize the terminal.


Best time to visit

Most visitors will flock to New Orleans between February and May to participate in Mardi Gras and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Both celebrations can be very exciting, but the city is typically crowded with visitors during that time. During this exciting time of year, some of the best hotels, restaurants and attractions have already been booked months in advance. Fortunately, the city hosts a full calendar of events. If you avoid the crowded city during Mardi Gras season, you can still enjoy authentic New Orleans cuisine, heritage tours, music festivals and more.

If you're not accustomed to soaring temperatures and high humidity, the summer months can be unpleasantly stifling. Warm temperatures persist during the early fall months. However, if you can handle the heat, visiting New Orleans in the summer and fall can help you save money on accommodations. The winter and spring months are fairly mild, so the city is a very popular destination during the early months of the year.