The hotel is housed in a carefully restored, original Franklin Printing Company landmark building. The location ensures that guests will have an enjoyable stay in Downtown New Orleans. It includes an 8-storey skylight atrium centrepiece, historic Crescent City decor and the feel of old New Orleans. This 134-room city hotel offers facilities including air conditioning, a lobby, 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe and a newspaper stand. The hotel has a restaurant, and WLAN Internet access and a car park are also available.
The hotel is located directly on Gravier Street in the Warehouse District, only a couple of blocks from the French Quarter. Within 10 minutes of the resort are some of the most historic parts of the city, including the Faubourg Marigny, the Central Business District, the Arts District, Magazine Street and the Garden District. Restaurants and bars can be found about 6 minutes' drive away. The bus station and Amtrak train station are around a 4-minute and 6-minute drive away, respectively. Attractions such as Bourbon Street, the Audobon Aquarium of the Americas, Harrah's New Orleans Casino and the Superdome can be found within a few minutes' drive of the hotel. Louis Armstrong International Airport is around 21 km away.
The rooms are elegantly decorated in accordance with the hotel's surrounds. They include a microwave, fridge, coffee maker, full bath, safe and dining area as well as a TV with satellite/cable channels. Studio rooms have Murphy (pull-down) beds, otherwise the rooms feature king-size beds. The en suite bathroom also has a shower and hairdryer. In-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, radio, Internet access, a kitchen or kitchenette and an ironing set. Air conditioning and central heating are also provided in all rooms.
The hotel offers an exercise room, outdoor saltwater spa, sauna, indoor hot tub, massage services as well as activity programmes. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols. Sports such as waterskiing, jet skiing, motor boating, sailing and tennis are also available. The nearest golf course is just around 3 minutes' drive away.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From the Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY): Drive SW towards South Access Road. Turn left onto W. Airline Hwy/US-61. Turn left onto Airport Access Road. Merge onto I-10 East. Exit 234B is on the left; drive towards Poydras St/Superdome. Stay straight onto Poydras St. Turn left onto Camp Street, then right onto Gravier St.
Check-in is possible from 4 pm and guests are required to check-out by 10 am. Valet parking is charged at 26 USD per day (subject to change).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed