Stay at This Hotel in New Orleans for French Quarter Access
The pulsing heartbeat of one of the world's most famous neighborhoods is within easy reach when you book a stay at the Country Inn & Suites Hotel New Orleans French Quarter. Bourbon Street nightlife teems with live music and revelers year-round, and clubs, bars and restaurants draw in locals and visitors alike. During the day, don't miss attractions such as the Audubon Zoo, the Louisiana Children's Museum and the Aquarium of the Americas. If you're in town while the Saints are playing, catch a football game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. For major tradeshows and conferences, Morial Convention Center is less than a mile away. Though Mardi Gras is the city's most famous festival, keep in mind that there are numerous events
throughout the year devoted to jazz, food, sports, local culture and simply having a good time. Get a unique perspective of the city with one of these tours:
Visit the concierge at the Country Inn & Suites New Orleans French Quarter for help finding the best-kept secrets in the Big Easy. Booking service is available. Be sure to add these New Orleans attractions to your itinerary:
- Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (0.5 miles)
One of the foremost aquariums in the U.S., the Aquarium of the Americas is home to more than 10,000 animals.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Audubon Zoo (5.7 miles)
This 58-acre zoo, named after famous New Orleans naturalist John James Audubon, is home to more than 2,000 animals, including whooping cranes, white tigers and show-stopping seals.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Harrah's Casino (0.1 mile)
Compete against Lady Luck at Harrah's Casino, which features 2,100 slot machines and all of your favorite table games.
Phone: +1 (504) 533-6000
- Louisiana Children's Museum (0.5 miles)
This 30,000-square-foot museum offers various educational and entertaining exhibits devoted to topics like bubbles, machines, science and how the body works.
Phone: +1 (504) 523-1357
- Mardi Gras
The New Orleans area has been celebrating Mardi Gras since the late 17th century. Today there is no better place to do it than the French Quarter.
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (0.9 miles)
See the New Orleans Saints and the Tulane University Green Wave in action at this multipurpose arena in New Orleans' Central Business District.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- Morial Convention Center (0.9 miles)
One of the largest conventions facilities in the nation, Morial Convention Center has 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space and hosts tradeshows, symposiums, business conventions and more throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (504) 582-3000
- National World War II Museum (0.5 miles)
Located in the Central Business District, this museum focuses on the Battle of Normandy and the American influence in the war. Exhibits include various vehicles of war, such as a Higgins boat, a Supermarine Spitfire and a Sherman Tank.
Phone: +1 (504) 527-6012
- Preservation Hall (0.9 miles)
This famous jazz concert hall has held regular concerts since the 1960s and continues to offer nightly shows.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2841
A combination of centuries-old traditions and high-tech innovations, this time-honored tradition must be experienced to be understood. From Bourbon Street festivities to downtown, Mardi Gras in New Orleans truly defies description.
Exit the airport to 1-10 East and continue to 234 B-Poydras. Take a slight left onto Poydras (0.8 mi), and turn left onto Camp Street. Turn right onto Gravier, and then take a right onto Magazine Street.