The Corwn Plaze Hotel Astor is located in the gateway to the French Quarter in New Orleans, LA. The Astor Hotel is located just blocks from several of the city's main attractions like Harrah's Casino, Aquarium of the America's, Jackson Square, Riverwalk shopping, and the New Orleans Sports Arena. The hotel itself features nearly 700 rooms that are suitable for business or vacation travel. The Crowne also features over 32,000 square feet of meeting space.
The hotel is also home to one of the area's best restaurants, Dickie Brennan's Bourbon House Restaurant and Seafood Bar. Dickie's specializes in southern fried classics as well as fresh seafood. The rooms feature newly updated furniture that give it a classic New Orleans French Quarter feel but have several modern amenities such as iPod docks, free high speed internet, and a business center that is open 24 hours a day. For people seeking entertainment onsite there is a fitness center and spa located on the lobby floor of the hotel. The fitness center features cardiovascular machines, strength machines, and a spa. There is also an indoor pool open from 9 am to 11 pm. Rooms can be reserved online or by phone. The Crowne often has specials and packages running throughout the year.