New Orleans

Hotels in New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans has some of the most unique lodging options in the United States. The French Quarter and Garden District are teeming with historic hotels with wrought iron balconies and beautiful architecture unique to New Orleans. The typical chain hotels are found throughout the city and even they frequently display the elegant New Orleans style. Bed and breakfasts are common throughout New Orleans including plantation homes found on the outskirts of the city.

Below are short lists of hotels in the New Orleans area. For an extensive list of accommodations, visit our searchable hotel reservations page.

Airport Hotels

The area surrounding the New Orleans International Airport has a large concentration of hotels. The chain hotels with basic amenities have rates beginning around $80 but some of the nicer hotels can cost as much as $150-200 per night.

Hilton New Orleans Airport Hilton New Orleans Airport
Located less than one mile from the New Orleans International Airport, 12 miles from downtown New Orleans and 13 miles from the French Quarter. Property features business center, outdoor pool, hot tub, sauna, two on-site restaurants and coffee bar. Guest rooms feature standard amenities.

Residence Inn Marriott New Orleans Residence Inn Marriott New Orleans
Located on the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain, just a few miles from the New Orleans International Airport, downtown area and French Quarter. Smoke-free suites include a full kitchen, separate living areas, standard amenities and high-speed internet. Full complimentary breakfast is offered.

Hotels near the French Quarter

The Garden District and Convention Center areas have many hotel options and are only blocks or minutes from the French Quarter.

Crowne Plaza Hotel Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel Astor
Situated on the corner of Bourbon and Canal Streets at the gate to the French Quarter. Features business and fitness centers, outdoor pool and two restaurants. Guest rooms have good assortment of amenities and high-speed internet.

Hotels in the French Quarter

Hotels in the French Quarter easily start at $200 a night. Bourbon Street, Royal Street, and Canal Street hotels are in the midst of the French Quarter and are considered to be prime locations. This area is within walking distance of most attractions or a short ride away on the streetcars or bus. Rates vary throughout the year but many of the upscale and historic hotels and can cost as much as $450 and up during peak times. Expect to pay more during Mardi Gras, Jazz Festival, and large sporting events.

Hotel Monteleone Hotel Monteleone
Luxurious historic hotel located in the French Quarter. Guest rooms feature first-class amenities, marble and granite baths and high-speed internet. Property features rooftop swimming pool, fitness center, full-service spa and two award-winning restaurants. On-site parking requires daily fee.

Omni Royal Orleans Omni Royal Orleans
The Omni Royal Orleans is on one of the most fashionable corners in the French Quarter and approximately 12 miles from New Orleans International Airport. Royal Street antique shops are directly outside the hotel. Nearby attractions include Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, the French Market, and Cafe du Monde.

Bourbon Street Hotels

Many of the historic hotels in the French Quarter, such as the Inn on Bourbon Hotel and The Bourbon Orleans Hotel, have the traditional New Orleans architecture and balconies overlooking Bourbon Street.

Bourbon Orleans Hotel Bourbon Orleans Hotel
Located behind St. Louis Cathedral in the middle of the French Quarter, this hotel glows with 19th-century charm and is the center of lively celebration. All guest rooms are non-smoking and feature standard amenities and high-speed internet. Property has pool and restaurant.
Search for other New Orleans Area Hotels
Written by: Elizabeth Blair
Top Photo Credit: Jan Kronsell
Photo Description: Bourbon Street in French Quarter of New Orleans