Hotel near New Orleans Area Attractions
Located on the Northshore of Lake Pontchartrain just across the Causeway Bridge, the Country Inn & Suites provides easy access to attractions in Covington/Mandeville and the New Orleans area. You can explore the beauty of local nature at the Global Wildlife Center or Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge. For even more fun, plan a day trip to New Orleans and explore Bourbon Street and the French Quarter. The Abita Brewing Company is also nearby, and the area hosts several local festivals
throughout the year.
This hotel near New Orleans provides easy access to the following attractions:
- Abita Brewing Company (4.8 miles)
Tour this local brewery and sample its signature beers. Abita has gained a national following for several of its brews, including Purple Haze and Strawberry Harvest.
Phone: +1 (985) 893-3143
- Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge (14.8 miles)
You can spend the day hiking, fishing, canoeing or birdwatching at this wildlife preserve.
Phone: +1 (985) 882-2000
- Fancy Faces (9 miles)
Visit Fancy Faces, the leading manufacturer of Mardi Gras masks, for a bit of New Orleans culture. Factory tours are available by appointment.
Phone: +1 (985) 893-2652
- Fontainebleau State Park (8 miles)
Located along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain, this state park is the perfect place to enjoy a hike or a picnic.
Phone: +1 (985) 624-4443
- Global Wildlife Center (21.6 miles)
More than 4,000 animals from around the world reside within one of the largest free-roaming wildlife preserves of its kind in the country.
Phone: +1 (985) 796-3585
- HJ Smith and Sons General Store & Museum (3.7 miles)
This general store has been serving customers and visitors since it opened in 1876.
Phone: +1 (985) 892-0460
- Honey Island Swamp Tours (18.2 miles)
You can explore the native plants and animals of this river swamp with a guided boat tour.
Phone: +1 (985) 641-1769
- Historic Downtown Covington (3 miles)
Explore the boutiques, craft stores, spas and restaurants in this historic downtown area.
Phone: +1 (800) 634-9443
- Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery (10 miles)
If you're looking for alligators, you'll find them here. This working alligator farm is home to more than 2,000 of them! Guided tours are available.
Phone: +1 (985) 892-3669
- Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum (5.2 miles)
This informative museum explores the history and culture of the Lake Pontchartrain Basin.
Phone: +1 (985) 845-9200
- Magnolia Belle Riverboat Cruises
Travel down the Mississippi and Tchefuncte Rivers on a paddle boat cruise featuring dinner, drinks, dancing and live music.
Phone: +1 (985) 630-4959
- New Orleans (37 miles)
Plan a day trip to world-famous New Orleans, the home of Mardi Gras, Bourbon Street, the French Quarter and world-class dining.
- Northlake Nature Center (8.4 miles)
Learn about three ecosystems found in the Covington area, including a hardwood forest, a pine hardwood forest and a pond swamp, at this nature center.
Phone: +1 (985) 626-1238
- UCM Museum (5.5 miles)
Explore the collection of Louisiana folk art at this museum.
Phone: +1 (985) 892-2624
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