Step back through time at Lafayette Square, a reminder of what once was.
We're sure you won't need much convincing to go see it in New Orleans, as it's a special city to explore in its own right.
There are plenty of accommodations in the vicinity of Lafayette Square. With 84 possibilities within 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer), the only difficulty you may have is choosing just one! So much choice can make it hard to know where to start. We would suggest first checking out the Windsor Court Hotel, W New Orleans - French Quarter and The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans.
Save your money without compromising on comfort at the less expensive hotels nearby. Only 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away is the Historic Streetcar Inn, and you'll encounter the Frenchmen Hotel 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
If you want to enjoy a little luxury, select from a collection of premier options nearby. Some popular choices are the Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, only 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away, or the Harrahs New Orleans Casino & Hotel, 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away.
There is nothing as good as walking around an unfamiliar place to stimulate your appetite. After you're finished at Lafayette Square, replenish your energy levels just five minutes away, at CC's Coffee House. If you're planning to dine out, stay in the area and book a table at Between the Bread. Walk down the road and while away the final hours of the day sampling the wine, beer and whatever else entices you at Lafayette Sports Club.
An easy ride by rail is a hassle-free way to reach Lafayette Square. The closest station, Union Passenger Terminal, is 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.