Explore the Vibrant Culture of New Orleans
Just minutes from the French Quarter and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), the Country Inn & Suites in the New Orleans suburb Metairie gives you easy access to a variety of things to do in the Big Easy. Whether you’re ready to catch a Saints game at the Superdome, board a cruise ship at the Port of New Orleans or celebrate Jazz Fest, our hotel’s location off I-10 and the Causeway allows for simple routes to the city’s top destinations and events.
- Lakeside Shopping Center (walking distance)
Find brand names and bargains just steps from the hotel when you visit Lakeside’s more than 120 stores, featuring favorites like Macy’s and Pottery Barn. Hungry after shopping? Stop at The Cheesecake Factory or P.F. Chang’s, both located in the mall.
Phone: +1 (504) 835-8000
- Clearview Mall (3 miles)
Whether you forgot some travel supplies or simply want an afternoon of shopping fun, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for at this nearby mall, which offers more than 60 retail stores.
Phone: +1 (504) 885-0202
- The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk (9 miles)
Take in views of the mighty Mississippi River as you browse each store at this upscale outlet mall.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-1555
Sports and Entertainment
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (7 miles)
Join Who Dat Nation in the Superdome to cheer for the NFL’s Saints, or get your tickets for one of the spectacular concerts scheduled throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- Smoothie King Center (7 miles)
This impressive multipurpose arena is the home court of the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans. The center also hosts big-name concerts and comedy shows as well as corporate events.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3663
- University of New Orleans (UNO) Lakefront Arena (10 miles)
From star-studded concerts to circuses and children’s shows, the Lakefront Arena at UNO offers a steady selection of your favorites in entertainment.
Phone: +1 (504) 280-7222
History and Culture
- The National WWII Museum (8 miles)
Get a glimpse of World War II through the eyes of those who experienced it firsthand at this poignant museum, which houses a variety of exhibits and a large collection of artifacts.
Phone: +1 (504) 528-1944
- French Quarter (9 miles)
Home to Mardi Gras, 18th-century architecture, and an eclectic blend of seafood restaurants and jazz clubs, the French Quarter is the heart of New Orleans culture and history.
- The Port of New Orleans (9 miles)
Enjoy a restful night at the Country Inn & Suites in Metairie before embarking on your cruise from the Port of New Orleans, located just minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2551
- St. Louis Cathedral (9 miles)
Be sure to take in the soaring spires of the St. Louis Cathedral, a New Orleans landmark and one of the oldest cathedrals in the nation. You can admire the intricacies of the cathedral’s architecture as you tour the museum and stroll the well-manicured gardens.
Phone: +1 (504) 525-9585