Five Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in New Orleans

Five Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in New Orleans

New Orleans is a city filled with beautiful European architecture, Southern hospitality and charm, constant live music, and the most interesting and eclectic nightlife scene in the nation. If you’re looking for a place to spend a romantic day with your...
5 Ways to Experience Mardi Gras 2019 at Hotel Monteleone

5 Ways to Experience Mardi Gras 2019 at Hotel Monteleone

Carnival season spans the whole city of New Orleans, and even other areas within the south like Mobile, Alabama (home of the very first American Mardi Gras in 1703) and along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. However, you won’t need to travel far and wide to experience an...
Introducing the Winner of the Papa Noel Holiday Sweepstakes

Introducing the Winner of the Papa Noel Holiday Sweepstakes

This year, Hotel Monteleone held a Papa Noel Holiday Sweepstakes during the most magical time of the year in New Orleans. Those who entered the contest qualified to win a trip to the Crescent City during the holidays, complete with a stay for two in our historic...
Ringing in New Year’s Eve in New Orleans!

Ringing in New Year’s Eve in New Orleans!

Three…two…one…New Year’s Eve is almost here! We’re not far from a brand-new year, and along with it, one of our favorite nights: New Year’s Eve. No matter how you choose to ring in the New Year, there is plenty of excitement to be had all...
Sounds of the Season: Christmas Carols at Hotel Monteleone

Sounds of the Season: Christmas Carols at Hotel Monteleone

There’s nothing quite as joyful as the voices of a children’s choir, especially when they’re singing traditional Christmas carols and holiday tunes. Join us in the Hotel Monteleone lobby as we host festive, free performances featuring several New Orleans school...
A Christmas Tradition: Réveillon Dinners in New Orleans

A Christmas Tradition: Réveillon Dinners in New Orleans

New Orleans is often referred to as a “European city” and for good reason. Throughout our French Quarter neighborhood, you’ll find the influences of Spanish and French architecture. Each December, you’ll also find another European influence:...
Classic Holiday Cocktail Recipes You Can Make at Home

Classic Holiday Cocktail Recipes You Can Make at Home

The holidays are stunningly beautiful in New Orleans. The city is full of lights, cheerful events, and age-old traditions. Our on-site restaurant Criollo offers a multi-course Reveillon Dinner bursting with elegant, authentic Creole flavors. And just a few steps away,...
The 32nd Annual Celebration in the Oaks in New Orleans City Park

The 32nd Annual Celebration in the Oaks in New Orleans City Park

New Orleans is a magical place to spend the holiday season. Caroling in Jackson Square, bonfires on the levee, and exciting sporting events fill the city with a festive, cheerful spirit. But amidst all the wonderful holiday events that take place in the Crescent City,...