Our conference is being held at the Hotel Monteleone in the beautiful historic French Quarter. Just a block off Bourbon street, the hotel is close to numerous restaurants, shops, plenty of night life and beignets, too!
Although our discounted room block has closed, the hotel still had rooms available for November 6 and 7 when we checked on October 21. You can reach them at 1-504-5233341.
Other hotels within a short walk of the Monteleone include:
Bienville House, 320 Decatur Street: (504) 529-2345
Hotel Mazarin, 730 Bienville St: (504) 581-7300
Wyndham New Orleans, 124 Royal St: (504) 529-7211
Taxi rides cost $36.00 from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) or French Quarter for up to two (2) passengers. For three (3) or more passengers, the fare will be $15.00 per passenger. Taxis are required accept credit card payments.
Shuttle service is available from the airport to hotels and various other locations in the New Orleans for $24.00 (per person, one-way) or $44.00 (per person, round-trip). Passengers can purchase tickets at the Airport at Airport Shuttle ticket booths located on the first level throughout the Baggage Claim area. Reservations can also be made online before you arrive at: http://www.airportshuttleneworleans.com/
Uber and Lyft both service the New Orleans airport, and are roughly comparable in price to taxis.