Book Your Hotel Stay near the Aquarium and Superdome
Launch your adventures into the heart of New Orleans from your affordable, comfortable hotel room at the Country Inn & Suites in the French Quarter. Whether you’re here on business or joining us for Mardi Gras celebrations or other local events
, you can experience downtown New Orleans with ease. Cheer on the Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome or revel in the rich artistry of live jazz music at Preservation Hall. Book a tour with Adventures in New Orleans or give yourself chills on a New Orleans Ghost Tour. When you stay with us, you’ll be near top attractions like the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas and Harrah’s New Orleans Casino. Here on business? The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is just a short walk away.
See unique parts of the city with one of these tours:
Ask the concierge about the Big Easy’s most thrilling attractions, and take advantage of our booking service.
Add these popular attractions to your sightseeing schedule:
- Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (0.5 miles)
Journey through the rainforest, touch the rays and watch the penguins play. The more than 10,000 animals at Audubon Aquarium will steal your heart and imagination.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Audubon Zoo (5.7 miles)
Travel through the Andes, take an African safari or trek through a Louisiana swamp at the Audubon Zoo, home to 58 acres of animal habitats and zoo facilities.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (0.9 miles)
The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is one of the nation’s top hubs for conventions, trade shows and conferences.
Phone: +1 (504) 582-3000
- Harrah's New Orleans Casino (0.1 mile)
Visit Harrah’s to show your skill at Blackjack, try your luck at a slot machine, or just kick back for the live entertainment and exceptional fare.
Phone: +1 (504) 533-6000
- Louisiana Children's Museum (0.5 miles)
Join 147,000 other visitors this year and explore interactive exhibits on art, machinery, health, safety and business at this museum.
Phone: +1 (504) 523-1357
- Mardi Gras
Extravagant, lavish and colorful, Mardi Gras is a world-famous celebration you can’t miss. The rich center of New Orleans culture, Mardi Gras parades start on Friday two weeks prior to Mardi Gras day.
Phone: +1 (504) 475-2057
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (0.9 miles)
Cheer on the NFL’s Saints football team or attend a lavish production at this premier national landmark.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- National World War II Museum (0.5 miles)
Visit America’s official World War II museum and browse through more than 100,000 WWII artifacts.
Phone: +1 (504) 528-1944
- Preservation Hall (0.9 miles)
Since 1961, this jazz hall has showcased New Orleans’ rich music culture, providing a stage for the best of the Big Easy’s performers. See a show every night.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2841
From downtown parades to Bourbon Street revelries, you won’t want to miss this colorful and vibrant celebration that is an integral part of New Orleans culture.
- Mardi Gras dates:
- February 28, 2017
- February 13, 2018
- March 5, 2019
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.