Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Metairie (New Orleans), LA
2713 N. Causeway Boulevard
Metairie , LA 70002
Step on our free airport shuttle, available daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and head east to the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Metairie (New Orleans), LA. While we’re just 15 minutes from New Orleans Airport (MSY), we’re also a quick drive from downtown NOLA—20 minutes via I-10. Fuel up with all your morning favorites at our hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast before heading out to nearby attractions like the French Quarter, the Superdome or the Port of New Orleans. After a day of travel or exploring, unwind in the outdoor saltwater pool or relax with a book on our veranda. Your room’s free, high-speed Internet access lets you stay connected with friends and family back home.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Slip into our outdoor saltwater pool, or enjoy a rest on the veranda with your mobile device. When you need to get some work done, go online with our free Internet access or print updated documents in our business center. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Your day’s adventures in the Big Easy can end in one of our 138 spacious rooms or suites. Stash your snacks in our in-room refrigerator, and break them out in front of your favorite cable shows or while sharing vacation pictures online with free Internet. Our rooms’ amenities include:
Consider a One-bedroom Suite where you can enjoy all our standard amenities plus the privacy of a separate living area.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Start your day with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast stocked with light and filling breakfast fare. When you’re hungry for lunch or dinner, head out to one of many nearby restaurants, including Acme Oyster House and P.F. Chang’s.
Things to Do in Metairie
On the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain, Metairie sits close by the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Our Metairie hotel puts you ten minutes from the New Orleans Parade Route for Mardi Gras and less than 20 minutes from the Port of New Orleans. Don’t miss these nearby attractions:
French Quarter – Sway to soulful jazz bands, indulge in Creole and Cajun meals or browse through the Old French Market. Less than 15 minutes southeast of our hotel, the French Quarter is abuzz with its own unique blend of entertainment and culture.
National World War II Museum – Experience the gritty courage of the men and women immersed in World War II. Expansive exhibits include The Road to Tokyo, which boasts more than 400 artifacts. See why TripAdvisor ranks this museum the number one attraction in New Orleans.
Mercedes-Benz Superdome – Drive 10 minutes southeast of our hotel to cheer on the Saints or see one of the many concerts or shows hosted here. Join us here for the Sugar Bowl.
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Groups & Meetings
Our hotel’s free airport shuttle service can help bring up to 50 of your guests into our meeting rooms. Reserve the modern Jefferson Room, and take advantage of free high-speed Internet access, conference-calling capability, flip charts and more.
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**Please call the hotel to arrange pick-up from the airport. Times of shuttle service may vary. Shuttle service is based on availability at time of arrival. Shuttle schedules are subject to change without notice.
PARKING ON SITE
Car parking is provided complimentary for one (1) car per registered room.
Complimentary bus and large vehicle parking will be provided ONLY via signed contract for group rooms at the hotel.
Must be arranged prior to reservation through the sales department at +1 (504) 648-3821. Some fees may apply.
Don’t Miss These Popular New Orleans-area Events
With a vibrant culture and an inclusive charm, the Big Easy is home to legendary events like Mardi Gras and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, which draw locals and world-travelers alike. The Country Inn & Suites in Metairie offers spacious accommodations just minutes from the celebration sites, as well as the Port of New Orleans, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and the French Quarter.
Allstate Sugar Bowl
January 2, 2017
Hosted annually at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, this college football bowl has been played since 1935, making it the second-oldest game in the country.
NBA All-Star Weekend
February 17–19, 2017
The 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend is happening here in New Orleans during the first weekend of Mardi Gras!
February 28, 2017 | February 13, 2018 | March 9, 2019
Mardi Gras season begins two Fridays before Mardi Gras Day. America’s biggest party has something for everyone, including costumes, beads, King Cakes and parades.
French Quarter Festival
April 6–9, 2017
It’s a party only New Orleans could put on. 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.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
April 28–May 7, 2017
NOJazz is a 10-day celebration of Louisiana heritage. Fusing local foods, craft artisans and countless musicians at the Fair Grounds Race Course.
Zurich Golf Classic
May 1–5, 2017
This event blends New Orleans-style grandeur with a PGA Tour stop to bring together the biggest names in golf with popular food and music.
May 19–21, 2017
With free music, great local food and art available for purchase, this family-friendly celebration along historic Bayou St John celebrates the best of New Orleans.
Bayou Country Superfest
May 27–28, 2017
This Memorial Day, see a star-studded lineup of country music’s brightest.
Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival
June 24–25, 2017
Boot-scoot at this free event showcasing the best Cajun and zydeco performers. The festival is held in combination with the Creole Tomato Festival.
Essence Music Festival
June 30–July 2, 2017
The Essence Music Festival is America's largest annual gathering of African-American musicians.
August 4–6, 2017
Honor the one-and-only Louis Armstrong with scrumptious food, live music, fashion, a weekend full of jazz exhibits, a second line parade and a local art contest.