Best Western

BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel

2601 Severn Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002-5934
Phone: 504/888-9500   |   Fax: 504/889-5793   |   251 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel!

When looking for a hotel in Metairie, LA, choose one that's known for southern hospitality and spacious, cool rooms at an affordable price.

Our Metairie hotel is a short drive to New Orleans and the French Quarter. However, guests can still get away from it all and don't have to stay in the hustle and bustle of the city. Whether you're here for Mardi Gras, a swamp tour or to visit the stunning plantations, everything is nearby. Our friendly staff knows the true meaning of southern hospitality and is happy to provide you with recommendations.

We offer full-service catering at our Metairie, LA hotel, perfect for guests holding a special event at the property. With free parking and a great location with proximity to New Orleans, we're a favorite for weddings, reunions, meetings, receptions and parties. The local festivals like the Jazz Fest and French Quarter Fest draw a lot of guests to our hotel, and we're happy to accommodate groups.

Whether you're here for an event at the Superdome or for Harrah's Casino, there's something for everyone near our Metairie hotel. The Audubon Zoo and Aquarium of Americas, the Lake Side Mall, and our location one block from the parade route make us a popular pick for many out of towners.

Business travelers enjoy the convenience of our Metairie hotel, too. A few frequent guests are employees of Huntington Ingalls, New Orleans Port and the oil and gas industry. The 4th Marines military base is also nearby, and many service men and women choose to stay with us while visiting the region. We're located off Interstate 10, and the airport is just seven miles away. Our all interior rooms are spacious, quiet and cool for your comfort.

Reserve your upcoming stay at BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel and enjoy an unbeatable location! Enjoy your stay.

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Outdoor pool, heated, seasonal
  • Steam room
  • Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Treadmill
  • Multilingual staff
  • Guest laundry coin operated machines
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Elevator
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Garage parking
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities, currently under renovation
  • Banquet facilities, currently under renovation
  • Photocopy services
  • Catering
  • Conference services, currently under renovation
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Interior corridor
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Ballroom, 8820 square feet
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Free high-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel

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Conveniently located, the best western plus landmark hotel in Metairie, Louisiana is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 29.999785  /  Latitude: -90.158755

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: All directions. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel is seven miles from downtown New Orleans.

From: Interstate 10. Take Exit 228 (Causeway Boulevard North) to Veterans Boulevard. Drive west to Severn Avenue, and then turn left. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel is just ahead.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Landmark Hotel

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Bourbon Street

Bourbon Street

Bourbon Street

Once the main drag of New Orleans, Bourbon Street stretches across the length of the French Quarter. Known as the epicenter of the party,

Bourbon Street has been entertaining New Orleans guests and residents since the early 1700s with its wealth of entertainment, shopping, restaurants, and so much more.

Visitors flock to Upper Bourbon Street, especially during celebrations such as Mardi Gras, for famous taverns, bars and watering holes.

Spend time at some legendary Bourbon Street hangouts such as the Cat's Meow, Razzoo and Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop.

French Market

French Market

French Market

A staple of the French Quarter, the French Market is a lively gathering of goods and groceries nearly two centuries old.

Neighboring the Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint, the market is a stopping point along the Louisiana African American Heritage Trail.

Vistiors browse through hundreds of vendor booths selling everything from souvenirs of New Orleans to fresh produce and fashion.

Stop by the New Orleans Visitor Center, the New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park, or stop in for coffee and Beignets at Café du Monde – all are minutes from the Market.

Harrah's New Orleans

Harrah's New Orleans

Harrah's New Orleans

Settled on the banks of the Mississippi River in downtown New Orleans, Harrah's New Orleans is a renowned casino in the Big Easy.

Harrah's New Orleans also brings the streets of Crescent City inside, as you'll notice with the impressive Mardi Gras theme.

This casino houses over 2,000 slot machines and more than 90 game tables, as well as many eateries and gift shops.

Harrah's New Orleans gives visitors convenient access to nearby attractions, including the French Quarter with its famed Bourbon Street and French Market.

Haunted History Tours

Looking for a thrill during your trip to New Orleans? The Haunted History Tours of the French Quarter is your answer. Choose from ghost tours, vampire tours, and voodoo tours set in the after hours of the Vieux Carré. Tours in the Quarter meet at Rev. Zombie's Voodoo Shop.

Test your nerves by touring the dark streets of New Orleans' oldest neighborhood, and hear of the spirits of the Big Easy. Haunted History Tours stem outside of the Quarter as well, so check out Haunted Garden District Tours and Cemetery History Tours.

Jackson Square

Jackson Square

Jackson Square

A National Historic Landmark since 1960, Jackson Square has been an icon of the French Quarter and central New Orleans for two centuries.

Named after President Andrew Jackson, visitors may admire the likeness of President Jackson on horseback, or visit the beautiful St. Louis Cathedral, the Cabildo Museum, and the Presbytère Museum.

Stop in for lunch or dinner at Muriel's in Jackson Square – with the ideal contemporary creole menu for a taste of authentic New Orleans.

The square is truly a staple of New Orleans culture, featuring history, cuisine, music, and more around every corner.

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Used as an air base until 1945, the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is an international, commercial airport located in New Orleans. The airport utilizes several commercial airlines, like Southwest Airlines, US Airways, Delta Air Lines, and more.

The airport conveniently features ground transportation as well through Airport Shuttle serving the Central Business District of New Orleans. Visitors will find Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport roughly 10 miles from downtown New Orleans.

Magazine Street

Magazine Street

Magazine Street

A major avenue in New Orleans, Magazine Street follows the Mississippi River through the central part of the city and the French Quarter.

Magazine Street becomes Decatur Street once it hits the Vieux Carré, and passes Audubon Park housing the Audubon Zoo in uptown New Orleans.

The famed thoroughfare is six miles in total, featuring a great deal of shopping and sightseeing along the way – including a pass through the Lower Garden District.

Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Located in New Orleans, the Superdome is home to the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League and the Tulane University football team.

The Superdome also hosts the Sugarbowl annually and the BCS National Championship every four years.

With over 72,000 seats, the Superdome is a popular choice for events needing to serve a large capacity of people. In fact, there were over 87,000 fans in attendance for the 1981 Rolling Stones concert.

From music festivals, concerts, football games, basketball games, and Monster Jams to boat shows and home and garden shows, there's plenty of action at the Superdome.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Every year in late April and early May, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, commonly referred to as Jazz Fest, lights up the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots with music, food and shopping. Some of the biggest names in music frequent the event, including previous headliners like Miles Davis, Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan and Ella Fitzgerald.

The festival is known for more than great tunes, however, as it features activities like shopping at the Congo Square African Marketplace and the Louisiana Folklife Village. The event is truly a cultura staple of the greater New Orleans region.

Old U.S. Mint

Old U.S. Mint

Old U.S. Mint

Set on the edge of the French Quarter, the Old U.S. Mint, otherwise known as the New Orleans Mint, was first established in the mid 19th century.

Listed as a National Historic Landmark and neighboring the famed French Market, the mint is currently a sector of the Louisiana State Museum, and is open to the public.

Visitors not only get to enjoy the exhibits of this cultural center, but the fact they are standing in the oldest structure that was formerly a U.S. Mint.

Visit the Old U.S. Mint from Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or the Louisiana Historical Center on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to noon, and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Saint Louis Cathedral

St. Louis Cathedral

Saint Louis Cathedral

Constructed in the early 1700s, the Saint Louis Cathedral is a historic landmark located in New Orleans' French Quarter.

This historical Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis King of France remains the country's oldest Catholic cathedral still in use.

The Greek Revival-style cathedral is open to the public, allowing visitors the opportunity to admire the tranquil inner setting inside.

Visitors won't want to miss its scenic painted ceiling, marble altars and the painting of Saint Louis Venerating the Crown of Thorns.

Satchmo Summer Fest

Satchmo Summer Fest

Satchmo Summer Fest

One of the most prominent jazz festivals in New Orleans, the Satchmo Summer Fest commemorates the one, the only Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong.

Since 2001, Armstrong's 100th birthday, the streets of the French Quarter has filled with attendees of this beloved celebration.

Hosted at the Old U.S. Mint neighboring the French Market, the Satchmo Summer Fest is three days of hot food, and even hotter jazz.

Check out the exhibits, seminars, and mini-parades of the festival, then fill up on all famed creole cuisine that only New Orleans can provide.

Smoothie King Center

Home to the National Basketball Association's New Orleans Pelicans since 2002, the Smoothie King Center is a multi-purpose arena located in downtown New Orleans. The arena is found ajacent to the Mercedes-Bendz Superdome.

Apart from pro hoops, the arena is home to the Tulane University basketball team and the New Orleans VooDoo, an arena football team. The arena first opened in 1999 and hosts a variety of New Orleans events, like concerts, basketball tournaments, trade shows, and wrestling events.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.20 mile(s) from Mardi Gras Parades
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Theater, at Clearview Mall
  • 3.00 mile(s) from New Orleans Museum of Art
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Superdome
  • 7.00 mile(s) from New Orleans Arena
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Zephyr Baseball Field
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Children's Museum
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Historical French Quarter, buggy rides, world famous restaurants, river boat cruises, Jackson Square, Aquarium of the Americas and Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
  • 8.00 mile(s) from National World War II Museum
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Audubon Aquarium of the Americas/Entergy IMAX® Theatre
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Audubon Zoo
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Lakeside Shopping Mall, over 100 stores, game room, food court.

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 7.00 mile(s) from New Orleans
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Avondale/Westbank
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Baton Rouge
  • 70.00 mile(s) from Grand Isle
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Northrop Grumman
  • 8.00 mile(s) from 4th Marine Force Reserve Base
  • 5.50 mile(s) from University of New Orleans
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Tulane University
  • 11.00 mile(s) from Loyola University
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Xavier University

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Steam room
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Lake Pontchartrain, sail boating, water skiing, fishing
  • 6.00 mile(s) from New Orleans Zephyrs, AAA Baseball
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Rivertown's Children's Castle
  • 10.00 mile(s) from TPC Louisiana Golf Course

Nearby Restaurants

  • The Grotto Café, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner

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