Choose a luxury hotel in New Orleans with Small Luxury Hotels of the World for an intoxicating stay in the ‘Big Easy’. You’ll stroll down mansion-lined streets and indulge in zesty mouth-watering Creole cuisine while music wafts through the air wherever you turn.
Luxury things to do in New Orleans
Jackson Square, the centre of the city’s French Quarter, is teeming with a vibrant street life of painters, tarot readers and musicians. Your horse-drawn carriage will whisk you past stately Spanish colonial buildings. Ride the St. Charles Avenue Street Car to the Garden District to glimpse elegant antebellum mansions. Their imposing columns and cast iron gates inspired the novels of Anne Rice. Julia Street is clustered with hip boutique galleries showcasing local art.
Luxury culture in New Orleans
New Orleans’ infectious vibe of joie de vivre extends long into the night. Enjoy swinging beats from your private table at a famous New Orleans jazz institution on Frenchman Street. Classic mint julep cocktails are served in a cosy French-style lounge while the resident pianist tinkles the ivories. At Le Petite Theatre, enjoy a spell-binding performance of a Tennessee Williams play from your exclusive front row seats.
Gourmet New Orleans
Dine by flickering candlelight in a grand plantation-style mansion. Spicy gumbo and crawfish etouffee are favourites in elegant French Quarter brasseries. Settle into a dimly lit vintage watering hole for freshly-shucked oysters or a traditional New Orleans muffaletta sandwich bursting with ham, salami, lettuce and marinated olives.
Book your luxury hotel in New Orleans with Small Luxury Hotels of the World to revel in the city’s swinging jazz scene. Luxuriate in you boutique 1830’s townhouse hotel in the French Quarter and sip mimosa cocktails in a secluded jasmine-scented courtyard.