Discover New Orleans from Your Home Base in Slidell
Combining budget-friendly amenities with a convenient location less than 30 miles from downtown New Orleans, the Country Inn & Suites in Slidell, LA is an ideal choice for both business and leisure travelers. Located near the I-10, I-12 and I-59 corridor, our hotel offers quick commutes to area attractions like Northshore Harbor Center and INFINITY Science Center. Take a guided boat tour through Honey Island Swamp, or skip the great outdoors in favor of indoor delights at shopping centers like the French Market, North Shore Square and Fremaux Town Center. If you're traveling for work, enjoy easy access to businesses like Textron and proximity to meetings at nearby NASA Michoud Assembly Facility and Stennis Space Center. For a night on the town, the French Quarter and other New Orleans attractions are just a short drive away.Our hotel is near these attractions:
- Fremaux Town Center (2 miles)
Featuring stores like Kohl's, Best Buy and Dick's Sporting Goods, this retail center is also a great place to enjoy a snack before you hit the fitting rooms to try on more stylish outfits.
Phone: +1 (337) 572-0246
- North Shore Square (4 miles)
If you need to find something to wear for a night out, try North Shore Square retail stores like JCPenney, Dillard’s, Burlington Coat Factory and Forever 21.
Phone: +1 (985) 646-0661
- Oak Harbor Golf Club (5 miles)
Before you settle into a comfortable chair in the clubhouse, test your skill at this critically acclaimed 18-hole course with manicured greens.
Phone: +1 (985) 646-0110
- Honey Island Swamp (6 miles)
Hear the sounds of the bayou and feel your heart race as you glimpse alligators and other wildlife on a guided boat tour of Honey Island Swamp.
- Northshore Harbor Center (6 miles)
Home to a wide variety of trade shows, competitions and conferences, this center covers more than 45,000 square feet of event space.
Phone: +1 (985) 781-3650
- INFINITY Science Center (12 miles)
Take the family to get the scoop on future NASA expeditions at this huge indoor and outdoor museum. You can also learn about space travel, weather monitoring and weather forecasting.
Phone: +1 (228) 533-9025
- Fort Pike State Historic Site (15 miles)
Built to protect New Orleans from a seaborne attack, this decommissioned 19th-century fort offers a fascinating glimpse into U.S. military history and is just one of many such structures along Louisiana's coastal waterways.
Phone: +1 (985) 624-4618
- French Market (29 miles)
The perfect place to pick up a souvenir, the French Market is home to more than six blocks worth of retail stalls selling produce, edible goods, handmade crafts and art by local merchants.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2621
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