**Please note: We are taking measures mandated by the Governor of Louisiana and the Mayor of New Orleans. Please contact the hotel directly for a full list of local restrictions prior to your arrival at the hotel.
Whether you're here for a cruise or a courtyard wedding, our New Orleans hotel is in the perfect location for guests to get to know the real French Quarter.
New Orleans, Louisiana is a mecca of great food, culture, music and history. Our French Quarter location is the main reason many guests choose us, but we offer more than an unbeatable location. We offer secure, covered parking on-site for a nominal fee. Our tropical courtyard features an outdoor swimming pool, the perfect place to cool down after a day of adventure or Mardi Gras festivities. A free hot breakfast is our staple, and it includes waffles, fresh fruits and pastries, choice cereals and yogurts, along with 100% Arabica coffee and juices.
Many guests are here for Mardi Gras or Saints Football games, but we cater to all guests at our New Orleans hotel. Enjoy the local festivals like Jazz Fest, the Essence Festival, the French Quarter Fest or Voo-Doo Fest. Bourbon Street is steps away and favorites like Brennan's are right around the corner. Sample jambalaya, turtle soup, bananas foster and gumbo in the region where it was born.
Our fabulous staff is committed to making your stay at our New Orleans hotel special. We offer bus parking and are a favorite of Mahalia Jackson Theatre tour groups. Check out Mardi Gras World to see the floats and grab a piece of King Cake. Indulge in a hurricane or sip your favorite cocktail at the oldest pub in the world. Nearby swamp tours are a must.
At our New Orleans hotel, we also welcome medical employees and non-profit groups. If you're lucky enough to be here on business, make sure you try the local po' boy sandwiches and try your luck at the casinos. There's always something happening in NOLA, and we're proud to host you during your stay.
Reserve your comfortable room at Best Western Plus French Quarter Courtyard Hotel today!
0.01 mile(s) from the French Quarter, The French Quarter, also known as the Vieux Carré, is the oldest neighborhood in the city of New Orleans. After New Orleans (La Nouvelle-Orléans in French) was founded in 1718 by Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville, the city developed around the Vieux Carré ("Old Square" in English), a central square. The district is more commonly called the French Quarter today, or simply "The Quarter," related to changes in the city with American immigration after the Louisiana Purchase. Most of the extant historic buildings were constructed either in the late 18th century, during the city's period of Spanish rule, or were built during the first half of the 19th century, after U.S. annexation and statehood.
0.30 mile(s) from Bourbon Street, Largely quiet during the day, Bourbon Street comes alive at night, particularly during the French Quarter's many festivals. Most famous of these is the annual Mardi Gras celebration, when the streets teem with thousands of people. Local open container laws allow drinking alcoholic beverages on the Quarter's streets. Popular drinks include the hurricane cocktail, the resurrection cocktail, the hand grenade and the profanely named huge-ass beers – a large plastic cup of draft beer marketed to tourists at a low price.
0.70 mile(s) from French Market, The French Market is a market and series of commercial buildings spanning 6 blocks in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Founded as a Native American trading post predating European colonization, the market is the oldest of its kind in the United States. It began where the Cafe du Monde currently stands and has been rebuilt and renovated a number of times.
2.00 mile(s) from Garden District, The Garden District is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. A subdistrict of the Central City/Garden District Area, its boundaries as defined by the City Planning Commission are: St. Charles Avenue to the north, 1st Street to the east, Magazine Street to the south, and Toledano Street to the west. The National Historic Landmark district extends a little farther.
1.00 mile(s) from WW II Museum, The National WWII Museum—designated by Congress as the official WWII museum of the United States—which tells the story of the American experience in the war that changed the world. We are located on Andrew Higgins Drive between Camp and Magazine Streets, four blocks from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in the Historic Warehouse District. The Museum is open daily 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
1.50 mile(s) from Riverwalk, The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk, until 2014 Riverwalk Marketplace, is an outlet mall located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana. It is located along the Mississippi River waterfront, stretching from the base of Canal Street, upriver to the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.
8.00 mile(s) from Saenger Theater, Saenger Theatre is an atmospheric theatre in New Orleans, Louisiana, that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Once the flagship of Julian and Abe Saenger's theatre empire, today it is one of only a handful of Saenger movie palaces that remain.
1.20 mile(s) from the Superdome, The Mercedes-Benz Superdome, often referred to simply as the Superdome, is a domed sports and exhibition venue located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. It primarily serves as the home venue for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL), and is also the home stadium for the Sugar Bowl and New Orleans Bowl in college football.
1.30 mile(s) from New Orleans Arena, The Smoothie King Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is located in the city's Central Business District, adjacent to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The arena opened in 1999 as New Orleans Arena and has been home to the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA) since 2002.[
1.40 mile(s) from Harrah's Casino, Harrah's New Orleans is a casino located in New Orleans, Louisiana, near the foot of Canal Street a block away from the Mississippi River. It is a 115,000 sq ft (10,700 m2) casino with approximately 2,100 slot machines, over 90 table games and a poker room. There are several places to eat ranging from buffet style to fine dining.
1.50 mile(s) from Aquarium/IMAX®, The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is an aquarium in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
It is run by the Audubon Institute, which also supervises the Audubon Zoo, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium and Audubon Park (in a different part of the city). It is located along the banks of the Mississippi River by the edge of the historic French Quarter off Canal Street, at the upper end of Woldenberg Park. It opened in 1990.
3.00 mile(s) from Audubon Zoo, The Audubon Zoo is a zoo located in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is part of the Audubon Nature Institute which also manages the Aquarium of the Americas. The zoo covers 58 acres (23 ha) and is home to 2,000 animals. It is located in a section of Audubon Park in Uptown New Orleans, on the Mississippi River side of Magazine Street. The zoo and park are named in honor of artist and naturalist John James Audubon who lived in New Orleans starting in 1821.
1.00 mile(s) from New Orleans Fairgrounds, Fair Grounds Race Course, often known as New Orleans Fair Grounds, is a thoroughbred racetrack and casino in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is operated by Churchill Downs Louisiana Horseracing Company, LLC.
0.90 mile(s) from Tipitinas, Tipitina's is a music venue located at the corner of Napoleon Avenue and Tchoupitoulas Street in Uptown New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Local music enthusiasts opened the venue on January 14, 1977. The name was inspired by a well-known song, "Tipitina", by Professor Longhair who also performed there until his death in 1980. Before adopting use of "Tipitina's" as its name, the facility was known as "The 501 Club," in reference to its street address (501 Napoleon Avenue). Tipitina's stands as one of the best-known clubs in New Orleans. The building itself was constructed in 1912, and prior to becoming Tipitina's, it served as a gambling house, gymnasium, and brothel.
3.00 mile(s) from Tulane/Loyola, Tulane University is a private, nonsectarian research university in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. It was founded as a public medical college in 1834, and became a comprehensive university in 1847. The institution was privatized under the endowments of Paul Tulane and Josephine Louise Newcomb in 1884. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities.
The Jazz Alley Lounge, on premises, cocktails limited hours
0.70 mile(s) from Antoine's, French, fine dining
0.80 mile(s) from Arnauds, French Creole, fine dining
0.90 mile(s) from Brennan's, American Creole, fine dining
1.00 mile(s) from Peristyle, fine dining
1.00 mile(s) from Emeril's, contemporary Creole, fine dining
2.00 mile(s) from Commander's Palace, Creole, fine dining
10.00 mile(s) from Nola's, contemporary Creole, fine dining
7.00 mile(s) from Metairie
11.00 mile(s) from Kenner
20.00 mile(s) from Slidell
35.00 mile(s) from Mandeville/Covington
50.00 mile(s) from Hammond
1.00 mile(s) from Amtrak Train Station
1.00 mile(s) from Greyhound Bus Station
11.00 mile(s) from Louis Armstrong International Airport
60.00 mile(s) from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport