The long white expanse of marblefloored lobby of the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel makes it easy to imagine this hotels former life as the centre of state government in the late 1800s. It takes up a full city block and is a favourite for wedding parties and executive retreats. Off the lobby the elegant Rib Room Bar serves cocktails and desserts to residents and outoftowners alike and is known locally as a place to see and be seen. The Omni Royal Orleans Hotel has a bar adjoining the rooftop pool which features oversized tiles potted palms and panoramic views of the Mississippi River bridge and historic French Quarter.
The Omni Royal Orleans is located right by some of the hot spots in the city such as Jackson Square French Quarter.