Located in the New Orleans Central Business District, the Convention Center area of our city is home to many hotels due to its prime location between the beautiful Garden District of New Orleans and the French Quarter. Hotels in this area are in the heart of New Orleans and close to everything; visitors can hop on a streetcar and go throughout the city or walk just blocks to the Convention Center. New Orleans hotels in the CVB/Convention Center area are just blocks from many famous restaurants and the Superdome, home of the Saints! Selecting a hotel in this area will always be a great choice whether you're coming to New Orleans for business or pleasure.
Our Central Business District (locals call it the CBD) is steps away from the New Orleans Arts & Warehouse District. This district is home to many historic buildings and art galleries. Although slightly newer than the French Quarter, it is the central area of our city.
Convention Center Hotel Costs
In this area of the city, you can find hotels that cater to business travelers with high speed internet, in-hotel business centers and ample meeting space. Rooms range from modern luxury suites to historic guest rooms with private balconies.
Prices vary, accommodations vary from luxury boutiques and there are discount hotels. Some hotels may offer free parking, while others may have valet parking at rates that are cheaper than in the French Quarter.
If you don't take a car, you can also travel around by taxi, the streetcars can take you throughout the city and there are a number of shuttles to take you from the airport, to your hotel and back.
Read about Convention Center Attractions for entertainment within walking distance.
Convention Center Hotels
Pelham Hotel The Pelham is a boutique hotel, centrally located within walking distance of the French Quarter, New Orleans Convention Center, and major attractions. It's a great luxury hotel with a genuine New Orleans atmosphere.
Ambassador Hotel The Ambassador Hotel is located four blocks from the world-famous French Quarter, 3 blocks from the New Orleans Convention Center & adjacent to Harrah's New Orleans Casino! We're just seconds from the Odgen Museum of Southern Art, the D-Day Museum & Louisiana Children's Museum. Check Reservations for our "Value Packages", some of which include FREE airport shuttle transportation or FREE valet parking & a FREE Day Cruise on the Creole Queen Riverboat or Jean Lafitte Swamp tour...over a $40 Savings! Member of New Orleans Boutique Hotels!
Holiday Inn Superdome Hotel A Quality Excellence Award-winning hotel, the Holiday Inn Superdome features magnificent jazz murals, including the exterior 150-foot clarinet mural: one of New Orleans' favorite landmarks! Next to the Superdome, this Holiday Inn offers a complimentary shuttle to nearby attractions, full-service restaurant, pool, high-speed Internet access, and a health club.
St. Christopher Hotel Built in the late 1800's by noted architects Sully and Teledano, the St. Christopher Hotel is a luxury boutique style hotel with magnificent old New Orleans architecture and charm.
The Royal St. Charles The Royal St. Charles Hotel, a recently renovated contemporary boutique hotel, is located just one block from Bourbon Street and the French Quarter. The hotel features PJ's Coffee of New Orleans, modern amenities and spacious guest rooms, and is ideally situated for both the business and leisure traveler. Check Reservations for the Royal St. Charles' "Value Packages," which include FREE airport shuttle transportation or FREE valet parking & a FREE Day Cruise on the Creole Queen Riverboat or Jean Lafitte Swamp tour...over a $40 Savings! A Member of New Orleans Boutique Hotels!
Q & C Hotel The Q & C is perfectly located for your next business or pleasure trip to New Orleans. It is less than three blocks from the French Quarter and a short distance to the Convention Center. Their guest rooms include European furnishings, original artwork and many modern amenities. Located on the property is a bar and lounge, and 4,500 square feet for meetings and banquets. Check Reservations for the hotel's "value packages,"...over a $40 Savings.
Embassy Suites New Orleans Great for families! The Embassy Suites is located within walking distance of the Convention Center, the French Quarter, and the Riverwalk shopping area. It offers complimentary full cooked-to-order breakfast each morning and complimentary cocktail receptions each evening. Almost all rooms are suites, many have balconies...and the atrium is beautiful!
New Orleans hotels in the CBD area are located within walking distance of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center as well as many other of the city's key business areas such as Gallier Hall. However, the area is also close to many of the more popular activities ... within walking distance or a short streetcar ride to our world famous French Quarter and steps away from world-class New Orleans restaurants, festivities and shopping in the Riverwalk overlooking the Mississippi. When you stay in a Convention Center hotel, you'll be close to the French Quarter but will not have to deal with the traffic and nightly activity should you decide to return to your hotel to relax after a long day of fun in New Orleans, guaranteeing a quiet and peaceful night's sleep.
Hotels near the Convention Center are also a short walk to the New Orleans Superdome if you're coming to see a game. The Saints play their home games in the Dome, and it's home to the BCS Sugar Bowl every year.Other nearby attractions include the Mississippi River and the New Orleans Cruise Port, the Riverwalk Marketplace, the National WWII Museum and a number of the best restaurants and cocktail bars in the city. .