Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Covington, LA
130 Holiday Boulevard
Covington , LA 70433
Reserve a room at the Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson, Covington, LA, located just off I-12 and an hour north of New Orleans, to stay near hiking trails, wildlife reserves and Lake Pontchartrain. Fill up before your adventures with waffles, buttery grits, oatmeal, fruit and more at our hotel’s free, hot breakfast. After a day in the French Quarter, you can relax on one of our plush Serta Elite 2000® beds with a cold drink from your in-room refrigerator.
Lounge by the outdoor pool with a book from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM. For a more active way to spend your day, fit in a vigorous workout at the fitness center, and then wash your exercise clothes in the guest laundry facilities. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Check your email with free Wi-Fi or watch your favorite HBO show in your modern room or suite. When you’re ready for bed, draw the blackout curtains and curl up on the Serta Elite 2000® mattress. Our rooms’ amenities include:
If your family needs extra space, reserve a One-bedroom Suite to enjoy all standard amenities in addition to:
Bars & Restaurants
Start your visit to the New Orleans area with our free, hot breakfast. Pile your plate high with waffles, fruit, Danish, bagels and omelets.
For lunch or dinner, visit popular local spots like Acme’s Oyster House for succulent seafood or LOLA, an award-winning restaurant in downtown Covington.
Things to Do in Covington
Covington sits just off the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain and is less than an hour’s drive from New Orleans. Explore local folk art, hiking trails and wildlife reservations, or plan a day trip to NOLA’s famous French Quarter. Don’t miss these nearby attractions:
Abita Brewing Company – Tour Abita to learn how this craft brewery produces more than 150,000 barrels of the finest beer in Louisiana every year. Drive just five miles northeast of our hotel to take a brewery tour, sample pub fare and try a diverse array of beers.
Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery – More than 2,000 Louisiana alligators reside at this ranch, located 20 minutes north of the hotel. Learn about Louisiana’s oldest residents and give your kids the opportunity to hold a baby gator.
Historic Downtown Covington – Explore art galleries, eclectic shops and restaurants serving distinctive cuisine in Covington’s vibrant downtown. Stop by H.J. Smith & Sons General Store, owned by the same family since its opening in 1876, and then rent a bike to explore Tammany Trace, a 31-mile-long path.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
Host up to 40 people in our hotel’s meeting room for a reception, seminar or business event. After delivering a powerful presentation using free Wi-Fi and a projector screen, invite your overnight guests to explore area attractions around New Orleans, less than an hour away.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Enjoy Proximity to Local Events in the New Orleans Area
The Country Inn & Suites, Covington, LA offers easy access to the vibrant events and festivals that can only be found in the New Orleans area. Reserve your hotel room to stay near these local celebrations:
Midnight Madness Soccer Tournament
October 19-20, 2018
Don't miss this exciting Halloween soccer tournament at Pelican Park in Mandeville, LA.
October 26-28, 2018
Enjoy both national artists and local Louisiana musicians at Voodoo Experience, a three-day music and arts festival hosted by City Park.
Madisonville Pumpkin Patch Festival
October 27-28, 2018
Join us for autumn fun at Madisonville Park, where you can explore the pumpkin patch, enjoy local music and food and wrap up the night with fireworks.
Three Rivers Art Festival
November 10-11, 2018
Browse the work of over 200 artists from more than 20 states as you walk from tent to tent along the streets of downtown Covington. This colorful art festival features a juried show of original works, plus amazing arts and fine crafts demonstrations. Attendees will also enjoy music, food and plenty of fun activities for the kids.
November 24, 2018
This storied football rivalry pits the tradition-bound universities of Southern and Grambling State against each other in a competition for football glory.
33rd Annual Christmas Extravaganza
December 1-2, 2018
Hosted by Steinhauer Productions, this arts and crafts show is the perfect way to ring in the season at Covington Fairgrounds.
Allstate Sugar Bowl
January 1, 2019
Be sure to get your tickets well in advance for this annual college football bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. This game is among the oldest bowl games in the country and has been played since 1935.
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
February 9-10, 2019
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is an international event featuring participants from 50 states and 23 countries. The course includes views of the mansions along St. Charles Avenue, the historic architecture of the French Quarter, the elegant homes on Esplanade Avenue and the scenic Lake Pontchartrain shoreline.
French Quarter Fest
April 11-14, 2019
This award-winning gathering brings more than 70 food and beverage vendors to Woldenberg Riverfront Park, the Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint and Jackson Square for a celebration of music, food and culture. This event also serves as the largest free music festival in the South, so stop by to hear R & B, contemporary jazz and more from 450 musicians.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
April 26-May 5, 2019
Join in this 10-day celebration of Louisiana heritage, uniting local foods, craft artisans and countless musicians at the Fair Grounds Race Course. You can enjoy a variety of performances, including jazz, R & B, bluegrass, zydeco, Cajun, country and rap.
Essence Music Festival
July 4-9, 2019
Featuring three nights of musical performances and cultural celebrations, the Essence Music Festival is the nation's largest annual gathering of African-American musicians.