For groups, Crescent City is a singular
destination for stories and lasting
Hosting the PRSA conference, the newly
jazzed up Royal Sonesta New Orleans
proved a most desirable base in the heart of
the French Quarter.
With 483 freshly renovated guest rooms
and 36 suites, groups have 20,000 square
feet of meeting space, including the
recently reimagined 5,000-square-foot
Grand Ballroom. Attended by a full-time
horticulturist, the Courtyard is a verdant
oasis for 150-capacity events, along with
the divisible Fleur de Lis Suite.
Harnessing another signature Quarter
tradition, the wrought-iron balcony, the
hotel’s second- and third-floor Bourbon
Balcony Hospitality Suites are available for
up to 175-person receptions. Attached to
one- to four-bedroom suites, these coveted
Latest + Greatest
➜ The National World War II Museum
( www.nationalww2museum.org) recently
broke ground on the Higgins Hotel
& Conference Center. Scheduled for
2019, the 230-room property will offer
a second-floor conference center with
18,000-plus square feet of space.
➜ Targeting spring 2019, the new 350-
room Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans
htm) will offer four meeting spaces, two
ballrooms and 12,000 square feet of
➜ Slated for February 2019, the new 35-
gate, $993.7 million Armstrong Airport
( www.flymsy.com) will replace the
WWII-era Louis Armstrong New Orleans
➜ Groundbreaking commenced in May
2018 on the new $450 million-plus
New Orleans Four Seasons Hotel and
Residences ( www.fourseasons.com).
Updating the former World Trade
Center at the foot of Canal Street, the
redevelopment includes a 335-key Four
Seasons Hotel, 20,000-plus square
feet of meeting space, a grand ballroom
with river views, a rooftop pool and an
➜ Named for its former publisher Eliza
Jane Nicholson, The Daily Picayune’s
ex-headquarters is now the 196-room
Eliza Jane Hotel (https://theelizajane.
hyatt.com). The Hyatt Unbound Collection property offers 1,700 square feet
of space, plus French-inspired Couvant
restaurant and handcrafted cocktails at
the Press Room.
MINIATURES BY LADY DELANEY
Celebrate New Orleans’ Tricentennial at NOPSI Hotel.
A distinctive landmark, reimagined.
Book a 2018 group of 30 rooms or greater, for three nights or more and receive the following:
• 30% off Best Available Rates • 3% rebate to master account • 3 Deluxe Suite upgrades
• 30-minute hospitality reception at Above the Grid rooftop bar • 3 Tricentennial-themed welcome amenities
nopsihotel.com | 504.962.6500
Must be booked by August 31, 2018. and actualize in 2018. Does not apply to previously confirmed groups.