Located near New Orleans and Lake Pontchartrain, this Clarion hotel is right off Interstate 10, just minutes from the Historic French Quarter, Audubon Zoo, Garden District, Michoud Assembly Facility and Lakefront Arena . Our hotel is a convenient destination for annual events such as Mardi Gras, French Quarter Festival, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and Essence Fest . All guest rooms come with a microwave and a refrigerator . Guests will also enjoy our exercise room and our seasonal outdoor pool . We also have a guest laundry for your convenience .