Location Situated in the heart of a bustling sports and entertainment district, the hotel is adjacent to the newly-opened Champions Square and the Louisiana Superdome. Located only a few blocks from the Central Business District and the Warehouse district, the hotel is also within walking distance or a short ride on the street car (departing from Loyola Avenue in front of the hotel) to the French Quarter. Facilities The hotel was renovated in 2011. The hotel features 1193 accommodation units. Guests of the hotel are welcomed in the lobby, which has a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service. A lift can be used to access the upper floors. Amenities include a safe and currency exchange facilities. Internet access and wireless internet access are available in the public areas. Gastronomic options offered by the hotel include a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Guests can visit the supermarket to purchase daily necessities. Shopping facilities are available. Parking facilities available to guests include a garage and a car park. Among the additional services available are car hire, translation services, room service and a laundry. A conference area with a conference room and a business centre is available. Rooms The hotel offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms. All rooms feature air conditioning and a bathroom. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The carpeted accommodation units feature a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. A safe is also available. A fridge, a mini-fridge and tea and coffee making equipment contribute to a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available to guests. Each accommodation unit offers internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and wireless internet access. Wheelchair-accessible accommodation units are also bookable. Each of the bathrooms features a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer. Sports/Entertainment Sport and leisure options are offered by the hotel and third-party operators. The hotel offers an outdoor pool. Leisure options available to guests include a gym. Payment All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.