Mardi Gras 2019

Mardi Gras
Essence Music Festival - Bienville House Hotel BIENVILLE HOUSE
320 Decatur Street
The Bienville House Hotel in New Orleans is perfectly situated in the midst of the historic French Quarter. With a recent multi-million dollar renovation, the 83-room hotel is a truly distinctive French Quarter hotel. It offers premium accommodations with a boutique hotel feel with many amenities. Just steps away from the city's finest antique shops on Royal Street, Bourbon Street, late-night jazz clubs, world-renowned New Orleans restaurants, centuriesold historic buildings, museums, voodoo shops and more. Also close to Saks Fifth Avenue, the Audubon Institute Aquarium of the Americas, Woldenberg Park, Entergy IMAX Theater, the House of Blues, and only steps from Cafe Du Monde and Jackson Square.
214 Royal Street
It's been said that the French Quarter begins in the lobby of the Hotel Monteleone. This venerable establishment sits majestically at the foot of Royal Street giving guests the best point of departure for all things New Orleans. Step outside this French Quarter hotel to discover shop after shop of fabulous European antiques, estate jewelry, Oriental rugs, and art and antiquities from around the world. Quaint restaurants and specialty shops line the cobblestone French Quarter streets that lead to Jackson Square, the Old French Market and the River Walk where tourists and native New Orleanians stroll the levee and watch the steamboats and barges along the Mississippi River. At this New Orleans hotel you'll find history around every corner.
New Orleans, LA
Plan: 3A - 3 Nights
ARRIVE: Sunday, March 3, 2019 for 3 nights
FEATURES: 3 Nights hotel & tax; Choice of ONE: City Tour or Lunch Cruise on the Natchez Paddlewheeler
Plan: 4A - 4 Nights
ARRIVE: Saturday, March 2, 2019 for 4 nights
FEATURES: 4 Nights hotel & tax; Gray Line City Tour, Dinner Jazz Cruise on the Natchez Paddlewheeler, Jazz Brunch at Court of Two
HOTEL: Monteleone - 214 Royal Street (in the French Quarter)
Bienville House - 320 Decatur Street (south edge of the French Quarter)
Bienville House $1695 955 785 685
Monteleone 1775 995 825 725
Bienville House 2255 1295 1055 925
Monteleone 2355 1345 1095 965
Bienville House $260 1309888
* Important: Extra Night Rates are for the nights of March 6, 7 and 8. Surcharge will apply for the night of March 1, in the amount of $140 per room, at both hotels.

OPTIONAL AIRPORT TRANSFERS: $42.00 Per person roundtrip
KIDS RATES (All Kids 2 to 18 yrs): PLAN 3A: $40 PLAN 4A: $195
ABOUT THE MARDI GRAS PARADES: A Krewe is an organization that puts on a parade or festive ball during Carnival Season. The parades actually start two weeks before "Fat Tuesday." Although parade schedules may change, these last four days of the Mardi Gras celebration have the biggest and best Krewes, including Super Krewes of Endymion, Bacchus and Orpheus.
Here is a tentative schedule for some of the parades:
Saturday: Endymion, Iris & Tucks; Sunday: Bacchus, Okeanos & Thoth; Monday: Orpheus & Proteus; Fat Tuesday: Crescent City, Rex & Zulu.
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