Staycations are great for indulging in a much needed getaway. New Orleans is the perfect city to soak up the culture, explore the food and treat yourself to a relaxing vacation. When you think you’ve seen, done and tasted everything you can in New Orleans, think again!


No matter your preference – on the parade route or nearby, in the heart of the French Quarter or Uptown, we have the perfect hotel for your Mardi Gras fun! Book early for the best rates and discounts because rooms will be limited as we move into the Carnival season. The Blake Hotel is located on the parade route and features prime viewing access for all the parades. Watch some of New Orleans biggest parades including Endymion, Bacchus, Orpheus and Rex from our balcony or viewing stands in front of the hotel. Tickets can be purchased at  The St. James is just two blocks from the Blake Hotel and provides the quietness off the parade route. The Quisby is also located on the Uptown parade route and their Quartz Bar is open 24 hours! If you prefer to celebrate Mardi Gras in the French Quarter the Hotel St. Pierre, Andrew Jackson Hotel and La Galerie Hotel all offer the perfect location to walk to all the celebrations.


Create lasting holiday memories in New Orleans.  Visit hotels decorated for the holidays and save on discounted hotel rates.  There is no shortage of things to do during the holidays in New Orleans, from Candlelight Caroling in Jackson Square, to seeing the Nutcracker, enjoying a Teddy Bear Tea and visiting Celebration in the Oaks or ChristmasFest. Of course, it wouldn’t be the holidays in New Orleans without a traditional Reveillon dinner and the city’s best restaurants.