From the moment guests enter the block-long canopy of golden columns and crystal chandeliers, there is little question that their stay at this family-friendly hotel will be anything short of grand. Originally one of the South's first grand hotels, a 145-million-dollar restoration has returned the hotel to its place as the premier luxury hotel in New Orleans. This historical landmark combines elegant guest rooms, historic dining and entertainment venues, luxurious meeting spaces and new indulgences for a truly legendary experience in the heart of the city. The building dates back to 1893 and comprises a total of 504 guest rooms and suites. Fully air-conditioned, the establishment welcomes its guests into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, and on-site facilities include a hotel safe, a hairdressing salon, and dining options such as a café, bar and restaurant. Business guests are sure to appreciate the conference facilities, and room and laundry services are available for a fee.This hotel consists of 274 single rooms, 96 double/twin rooms, 135 suites and 89 junior suites. Every deluxe guest room offers chic styling and modern amenities with a nod to the storied past of this grand hotel. From the bedroom to the bathroom, these sumptuous rooms include 300-thread count sheets, flat-screen TVs, bathrobes and refreshment centres - all arranged for a comfortable stay. The en suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower and bath, whilst in-room amenities include a hairdryer, double/king-size beds, satellite/cable TV, a radio, Internet access, a safe, a minibar, an ironing set, air conditioning and central heating.
When exiting the airport follow signs for the I-10. Take the I-10 East towards New Orleans. Stay on the I-10 East until U.S.-90 Business. Take the U.S.-90 / Claiborne Avenue and merge onto South Claiborne Avenue. Turn right at Canal Street. Turn right at Baronne and the establishment will be on the right-hand side.