Renovated in 2005, this air-conditioned city hotel comprises 15 floors with a total of 570 rooms of which 30 are suites. Facilities include a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a lift and a cloakroom in addition to a newspaper stand, a revolving carousel bar with a live pianist, 2 restaurants, conference facilities and public Internet access. The room and laundry services may be taken advantage of, as can the car park for which fees apply.Family plan: 2 adults and 2 children (up to the age of 17) may share the existing bedding in a double room. A parking fee of 15 USD applies per day. A minimum stay of 2 nights applies for arrivals on Saturdays.The beautifully refurbished air-conditioned rooms each feature a marble and granite bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, an Internet connection, a double/king-sized bed, a minibar, a coffee machine and ironing equipment. Individually controllable heating as well as oversized hire safes round off the offerings. The deluxe rooms feature the same amenities, they are however larger and have a view of the French Quarter or the Mississippi.
From Airport: Head I-10 East toward New Orleans Business District and Slidell. Exit Superdome/Poydras Street (Exit 234B). Proceed down ramp and continue straight for 8 blocks, staying in left hand lane.~ Turn left onto Camp Street and continue 4 blocks to Canal Street (a big 2-way Boulevard).~ Cross over Canal Street which turns into Chartres Street (in the French Quarter).~ Go 2 blocks on Chartres St and turn left on Bienville Street.~ Halfway down the street, you will see the garage entrance for the Hotel on the left.