Experience the Culture and Charm of New Orleans
Combining convenient amenities with a location less than 30 miles from downtown New Orleans, the Country Inn & Suites in Slidell, LA is an ideal choice for business and leisure travelers alike. 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 surround yourself with the indoor delights of shopping centers like the French Market, North Shore Square and Fremaux Town Center. If you're traveling for work, enjoy easy access to companies like Textron and proximity to NASA Michoud Assembly Facility and Stennis Space Center. Looking for an entertaining night on the town? The French Quarter and other New Orleans attractions are just a short drive away.
- 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 heading back to hunt for bargains.
Phone: +1 (337) 572-0246
- 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
- North Shore Square (4 miles)
If you’re searching for something to wear for a night out, try North Shore Square retail stores like JCPenney, Dillard’s and Burlington Coat Factory.
Phone: +1 (985) 646-0661
- Honey Island Swamp (6 miles)
Listen to 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.
- Oak Harbor Golf Club (5 miles)
Before you settle into a comfortable chair in the clubhouse, test your driving and putting skills on this critically acclaimed 18-hole course with manicured greens.
Phone: +1 (985) 646-0110
History, Science and Events
- Fort Pike State Historic Site (15 miles)
Originally built to protect New Orleans from maritime attack, this decommissioned 19th-century fort offers a fascinating glimpse into U.S. military history. It’s just one of many such structures along Louisiana's coastal waterways.
Phone: +1 (985) 624-4618
- INFINITY Science Center (12 miles)
Get the scoop on future NASA expeditions at this huge indoor and outdoor museum. Over the course of a single visit, you can also learn about space travel, weather monitoring and weather forecasting.
Phone: +1 (228) 533-9025
- Northshore Harbor Center (6 miles)
Home to a wide variety of trade shows, competitions and conferences, this center boasts more than 45,000 square feet of event space.
Phone: +1 (985) 781-3650
Additional Points of Interest