The Loews New Orleans hotel towers in the New Orleans skyline. There are 285 guest rooms and twelve suites. The suites offer guests great views of the nearby Mississippi River or the city of New Orleans. Valet parking is available for twenty nine dollars a night plus tax. There is a state of the art business center and space to hold conventions, business meetings or wedding receptions in the 17,000 square foot area that includes the Louisiana Ballroom.
The guest rooms have queen size beds and the suites have double queen bedrooms. All of the guest beds have cotton 300 count sheets. There are soft cotton terry towels and large bath sheets. Natural ingredient bath care products are placed in the bathrooms. A hair dryer and spa robes are part of the bathroom amenities. The guests rooms will have a CD player and on demand movies. A mini bar, coffee maker and umbrella are all part of the rooms extras.
For guests on business there is a work desk in the room with a comfortable work chair. High speed internet, two digital phone lines and two cordless speakerphones are available. Guests with disabilities will find that all areas of the hotel and the guest room are wheelchair accessible. That includes the bathrooms with roll in showers. Children are welcome and babysitters can be arranged for through the concierge. A Fisher Price welcome toy, special programs and their own special kidbanas by the pool are just some of the treats children get at the Loews hotel.
Pets can stay at the hotel with a onetime fee of twenty five dollars per stay. At check in your pet will get a new pat tag, bowl and treat. There is a room service menu for pets, a dog walking service and items available for purchase to make the pets stay more comfortable. If a pet should become ill while staying at the hotel there is a veterinarian that can be called.
The Caf, Adelaide is a bistro within the hotel that has a blending of avant- garde and Creole culture. During the week breakfast is served from 7:00 am to 10:30 am while the weekends see the time extended to 10:30 am. Lunch is Mon-Thurs from 11:30 am to 2:00pm with Friday closing at 2:30 pm. Dinner is served from 6:00 to 9:30 pm every night. The Swizzle Stick Bar features Key West and West Indian cuisine and d,cor. Traditional drinks are served from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Some of the main attractions that are near the hotel include the City Park area where guests can stroll through the Sculpture Garden for free, walk through the Botanical Gardens or take the children to Storyland. Storyland has gigantic play areas where the children can climb aboard Captain Hook's ship. Take in the French Quarter with the restaurants, live jazz clubs and shopping. The Mississippi River offers steamboat cruises of the harbor or just walk along the Riverwalk. Jackson Square with St Louis Cathedral and the museums are in the heart of the French Quarter.