Best Accommodations Around Louis Armstrong International Airport
Accommodation is always such a problem for travelers, especially if they are new to a place, but not travelers to New Orleans. Right from MSY, there are hundreds of hotels and other forms of accommodation to choose from. We've listed the 10 best of them all below.
Our Top 10: Recommendations For The Best Hotels around MSY
Below is our list of the 10 best hotels and accommodations we think you should check out.
189 W Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
The Best Western Plus in New Orleans stands out over its neighbors because of glowing online reviews from former guests, its overall look and authenticity, its proximity to the airport (only 1.6 miles) and its affordability. Its rooms are also amply fitted and it offers all basic amenities to its guests, including free parking, security, and airport shuttle and more. What's not to like?
10151 W Airline Hwy, St Rose, LA 70087, USA
While slightly farther from the airport than most of the other hotels, Comfort Inn still wins a top spot because of its 'outstanding service to guests', its favorable check-in and usage policies, its location and views and its amenities. Comfort Inn is perfect for travelers in a hurry, plus travelers on a budget. It's also got a free airport shuttle.
110 James Dr E, St Rose, LA 70087, USA
Located Southwest of MCI is Holiday Inn Express & Suites, one of the few highly rated hotels in this area. The Holiday Inn comes with everything from stunning views to a beautiful outdoor pool to free Wi-Fi to nice free breakfast to fully furnished rooms. And when you consider that it is one of the less pricey ones, you know it's deal on travel expenses.
2610 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
La Quinta may not have the best website, but it does have wonderful lodgings and warm staff, which explains all those glorious reviews from former guests online. It's less than 2 miles from the airport and quite affordable ($66 starting nightly rate), with expertly furnished rooms and room service that serves its full purpose.
1501 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
The Radisson takes all the points for the most elegant hotel, thanks to its stylish feel upon entry. Its rooms are fitted with cable TV and high speed internet, and guests are offered a free breakfast buffet in addition to other parks. It's also surprisingly more affordable than most. You'll easily find it by car if you're coming from the airport. It's always best if you book your room ahead of arrival.
901 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
The Hilton New Orleans airport is so close to the airport it would only take less than 15 minutes to walk there. It's perfect for business travelers, with its meeting facilities and business concierges for every registered guest. It also works for vacations and longer stays, even though it doesn't have some basic amenities. Starting rates go from $149.
2300 Veterans Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
Extended Stay America is known for its well-fitted rooms, and this one's no different. It's only 1.65 miles from the airport and is one of the least expensive hotels close to the airport (with starting night rates of $54). What it lacks in service it covers for its amenities, especially the kitchenette in each room, the free Wi-Fi, the calm environment and the free airport shuttle.
1021 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
Guests love the Days Inn by Wyndham in Kenner because of its proximity not to the airport (which it fixes by offering a free airport shuttle) but to New Orleans' best attractions. It's located conveniently, within walking distance of most attractions. Days Inn also offers an outdoor pool, Wi-Fi, express check-in and check-out and cool rooms for guests.
2150 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
You'll love New Orleans' DoubleTree on arrival; it's a well maintained facility just 1.26 miles from the airport and 12 miles from downtown New Orleans. It's got all the basic amenities for the average guest, including simple furnished rooms, a pool a gym, a spacious meeting place, a gift shop and a free shuttle to the airport. The service may not be very good, but the basics are above average, which is good enough.
2830 Loyola Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, USA
The Red Roof Inn sums up our list with its super affordable motel-like accommodation options. It may not rank as highly as all the above but it offers a steady alternative to anyone looking for a quick, cheap option, such a business traveler or anyone in New Orleans on a budget. It's only 1 mile away from the airport, which is a major plus. Starting rates for nightly rooms are $50, which can't be too bad. If you like it, call ahead to confirm your details.