Perks for Parents: This historic hotel features luxurious accommodations with 10-foot windows and exposed brick walls.
Lures for Little Ones: Kids will love settling in after a fun filled day with free WiFi and a high-definition TV.
Places to Stay
- Convention Center / Arts District
- Uptown / Garden District
- New Orleans Suburban Hotels
- French Quarter
When it comes to family travel, choosing a hotel the whole family loves doesn’t have to be a challenge. On NewOrleansKids.com, we offer helpful hints for each hotel like perks for parents and lures for littles ones so you know you're choosing a place to stay that offer something for everyone in the family. NewOrleansKids.com explores an array of hotels in terms of both location and budget, so we’re confident we have the right recommendation for you.
A Cut Above The Rest: As locals, we've visited each hotel and only recommend the hotels we would feel comfortable suggesting to our loved ones.
Convention Center / Arts District
If you’re here for a meeting or convention and brought your family with you, these hotels in the Convention Center/Arts District are an ideal choice. This area is home to the Louisiana Children’s Museum, the National World War II Museum and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and is in easy walking distance of the French Quarter, the Aquarium of the Americas and the St. Charles Streetcar line to the Garden District.
Perks for Parents: The Holiday Inn Superdome offers onsite concierge services to set your family up with fun activities close by like horseback riding, golf, and racquetball.
Lures for Little Ones: Kids will love to cool off in the outdoor rooftop pool. Bonus: parents will appreciate the breathtaking view of the city while their kids play.
Perks for Parents: The Best Western St. Christopher features luxury and convenience with rooms with whirlpool tubs available and express checkout many families find convenient.
Lures for Little Ones: After a long day exploring the city, take advantage of room service and free WiFi.
Uptown / Garden District
Both of the hotels featured here are located on historic St. Charles Avenue on the world-famous St. Charles Streetcar line. Hop one of these green ladies and ride past mansion after breathtaking mansion to Audubon Park where you can walk to the Zoo. Or head in the other direction for visits to the Children’s Museum, the French Quarter and the Aquarium of the Americas. During Mardi Gras, these hotels are on the parade route.
New Orleans Suburban Hotels
Located just 15 minutes from the French Quarter, you’ll find these Metairie hotels a clean, safe, welcoming option for families. Parents like the fact that they don’t have to pay for overnight parking. Plus, the hotels are surrounded by tons of family-friendly restaurants. The largest mall in Greater New Orleans – Lakeside Shopping Center – is also located here.
Perks for Parents: Copeland Tower Suites is a 750 sq ft condo-style suite with a spacious bedroom, living room, and kitchen making it easier to have the whole family in one place.
Lures for Little Ones: Kids will love splashing the day away in the onsite pool, plus each suite features two TVs.
Give your kids a charming history lesson by staying in the Vieux Carré, with lacy wrought-iron balconies, mule-drawn carriages, Lucky Dog carts, fascinating street performers, beignet shops, steamboats and easy access to all kinds of tours. If you have children, don’t be afraid to stay in the French Quarter. There’s so more to the Vieux Carré than Bourbon Street.