Start Your NOLA Adventure in Our Hotel
Celebrating at Mardi Gras? Taking a business trip? Gearing up for another local event
? Stay near all the excitement of New Orleans at the Country Inn & Suites, located right on Magazine Street in the heart of New Orleans’ world-famous French Quarter. Explore the wild and wonderful world of exotic marine creatures at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, or beef up your knowledge of history at the National World War II Museum. If the Saints are in town, be sure to grab tickets for their game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Explore the one-and-only New Orleans on one of these tours:
To take advantage of our booking service, simply ask the concierge about New Orleans’ most captivating things to do.
Don’t miss these famous NOLA attractions:
- Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (0.5 miles)
From playful otters to enchanting penguins, the 10,000 animals at Audubon Aquarium can capture your sense of fun and adventure.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Audubon Zoo (5.7 miles)
Home to more than 2,000 animals including frogs, flamingos, jaguars and giraffes, this zoo sprawls over 58 acres.
Phone: +1 (800) 774-7394
- Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (0.9 miles)
At the Country Inn & Suites, you are close to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, a national hub for conventions, trade shows and conferences.
Phone: +1 (504) 582-3000
- Harrah's New Orleans Casino (0.1 mile)
Any time of day or night, you can visit Harrah’s to see if you can hit a lucky streak at blackjack, poker or the slot machines.
Phone: +1 (504) 533-6000
- Louisiana Children's Museum (0.5 miles)
Big kids and little ones alike love the 100 hands-on exhibits in this family-friendly museum, located near the National WWII Museum.
Phone: +1 (504) 523-1357
- Mardi Gras
An extravagant celebration that began in medieval Europe has marched through Rome and Venice to end in present-day New Orleans. Mardi Gras parades start on Friday two weeks prior to Mardi Gras day.
Phone: +1 (504) 475-2057
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (0.9 miles)
Root for the NFL’s Saints football team or see a star-studded lineup of performers at this nationally recognized stadium.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3663
- National World War II Museum (0.5 miles)
A massive collection of wartime artifacts preserves the tangled and intense stories of World War II. You can easily spend a day or more at this fascinating site.
Phone: +1 (504) 528-1944
- Preservation Hall (0.9 miles)
Louis Armstrong called Preservation Hall “the place where you find all the greats.” You can still see the great jazz and blues performers play here today.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2841
Don’t miss the biggest party in America, featuring colorful parades downtown and merrymaking on iconic Bourbon Street. Mardi Gras is the beating heart 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.
- General Electric (4.7 miles)
- JPMorgan Chase (0.2 miles)
- Capital One (0.3 miles)
- Pan American Life (0.2 miles)
- Shell Oil