Area Information



Attractions Near our New Orleans, Louisiana Hotel:

  • Bourbon Street and the historic French Quarter
  • Aquarium of the Americas
  • Morial Convention Center
  • Audubon Insectarium
  • Entergy IMAX® Theatre
  • Hundreds of shops, upscale retail establishments, restaurants and clubs of Jackson Brewery and the Riverwalk

 

Dining:

  • Sweet Dreams Café

    Our Sweet Dreams Cafe is the perfect spot for a cup of Starbucks coffee, bagel or muffin. Doubletree Cookies by the tin are also available for your trip home!

  • Lafitte’s Lounge

    Enjoy the game on one of our wall mounted TV’s and take advantage of game day specials! Appetizers and a light dining menu are also available. Located on the first floor, Lafitte’s Lounge is the perfect place to start – or end your evening, offering a fine selection of beer, wine and cocktails.

Lafitte’s 

Cajun Creole Cuisine- offering breakfast, lunch and dinner Wine lists available, specialty desserts.

 

Museums and Galleries

Louisiana Children’s Museum – 1 block, 5 Min Walk
420 Julia Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 586-0725

Louisiana’s Civil War Museum at Confederate Memorial Hall – 5 blocks, 10 Min Walk or 2 Min Cab
929 Camp Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 523-4522

National World War II Museum – 5 blocks, 10 Min Walk or 2 Min Cab
945 Magazine Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 527-6012

Ogden Museum of Southern Art – 4 Blocks, 8 Min Walk or 2 Min Cab
925 Camp Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 539-9600

Southern Food and Beverage Museum – 2 Blocks, 5 Min Walk
1 Poydras Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 569-0405

 

Local Attractions

Aquarium of the Americas – 7 blocks, 10 Min Walk
1 Canal Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(800) 774-7394

Audubon Insectarium – 8 blocks, 11 Min Walk
423 Canal Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(800) 774-7394

Audubon Zoo – 5 miles, 20 Min Cab or 40 Min Streetcar
6500 Magazine Street, New Orleans LA 70118
(800) 774-7394

Blaine Kern’s Mardi Gras World – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
1380 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans LA 70114
(800) 362-8213

Café du Monde – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
800 Decatur Street, New Orleans LA 70181
(504) 525-4544

French Market – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 25 Min Walk
2 French Market Place, New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 522-2621

Jackson Square – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
751 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70181
(800) 233-2628

Preservation Hall – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 25 Min Walk
726 St Peter Street, New Orleans LA 70116
(504) 522-2841

Riverwalk Marketplace Mall – 4 blocks, 5 Min Walk
1 Poydras Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 522-1555

The Shops at Canal Place – 6 blocks, 10 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab
333 Canal Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 522-9200

 

 

Sightseeing Tours

FRENCH QUARTER TOURS

Royal Carriages – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
751 Decatur Street, Jackson Square, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 943-8820

Cemetery & Gris-Gris Tour – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
1 Toulouse Street, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 233-2628

SWAMP TOURS

Cajun Encounters – 39 miles, 45 Min Cab or Hotel Pickup
55345 Hwy 90 East, Slidell, LA 70461
(866) 928-6877

Swamp & Bayou Tour – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
1 Toulouse Street, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 233-2628

RIVERBOAT RIDES

New Orleans Creole Queen – 5 blocks, 2 Min Cab or 8 Min Walk
1 Poydras Street, Riverwalk/Canal Street Dock, New Orleans LA 70181 (504) 524-0814

Steamboat Natchez – 1 mile, 5 Min Cab or 20 Min Walk
1 Toulouse Street, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 233-2628

 

Area Recreation

Audubon Park – 5 miles, 20 Min Cab or 40 Min Streetcar
6500 Magazine Street, New Orleans LA 70118
(504) 581-4629

City Park – 6 miles, 20 Min Cab or 45 Min Streetcar
1 Palm Drive, New Orleans LA 70124
(504) 482-4888

Tennis, Racquetball and Squash – 3 blocks, 5 Min Walk
Health Club by Hilton
2 Poydras Street, New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 556-3742

Woldenberg Park – 5 blocks, 10 Min Walk
1 Canal Street, New Orleans LA 70118
(504) 565-3033

 

Local Businesses and Corporations

Adams & Reese – 12 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Boland Marine & Industrial – 6 Min Walk

Deloitte & Touche – 12 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Entergy – 16 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Ernst & Young, LLP – 12 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Pan American Life Canter – 12 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Port of New Orleans – 5 Min Walk

Shell Exploration & Production – 15 Min Walk or 5 Min Cab

Texaco Center – 8 Min Walk or 2 Min Cab

US Maritime Administration – 8 Min Walk or 2 Min Cab