Shop, gamble or just relax in NOLA
It’s easy to get an authentic taste of Louisiana with tourist attractions like Café Du Monde and Kenner Rivertown, just a few miles from the Radisson in Kenner, LA. The hotel also places you near downtown New Orleans, where you can wander the iconic French Quarter and Bourbon Street. Discover a plethora of exciting things to do, like gambling at Harrah’s and Treasure Chest casinos; attending sports, music and theatrical events; or observing the animals at Audubon Zoo. If you’re in town on business, you can enjoy proximity to both the MSY airport and numerous convention centers as well as prominent businesses.
Our hotel puts you within reach of a plethora of exciting local events that take place throughout the year so you'll always find something happening during your stay.
- Café Du Monde (1 mile)
Dating back to 1862, this downtown café is the perfect place to stop for a tasty beignet or your morning café latte.
Phone: +1 (504) 469-7699
- Preservation Hall (13 miles)
This jazz hall has been around since 1961 and showcases the Big Easy’s distinctive music culture with up-and-coming performers regularly taking the stage.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2841
- St. Louis Cathedral (13.5 miles)
This historic triple-steepled church is nearly as old as New Orleans, and its gorgeous architecture and spiritual commitment draw tour groups and worshipers alike to its downtown site.
Phone: +1 (504) 525-9585
- The Esplanade (1 mile)
Just north of the airport, you’ll find your favorite stores and labels at The Esplanade, and you can catch the latest film releases in surround sound or 3-D at The Grand Esplanade 14.
Phone: + 1 (504) 468-6116
- Lafrienere Park (2.5 miles)
Bring some bread and head to this park in Metairie to feed the ducks for wholesome family fun. There is plenty of room to run around, plus a picnic area, a playground, a pet-friendly bark park and water fountains.
Phone: +1 (504) 838-4389
- Kenner Rivertown (3 miles)
Located on the river along Williams Boulevard, this district covers 16 blocks of dining options, performing arts venues, art galleries and gift shops.
Phone: +1 (504) 468-7231
- French Market (13 miles)
Covering six blocks, the French Market is a historic district where you can shop, dine or attend special events like music festivals.
Phone: +1 (504) 522-2621
- Audubon Zoo (11 miles)
Home to exotic creatures gathered from around the globe, the Audubon Zoo provides fun for animal lovers of all ages.
Phone: +1 (504) 861-2537
Sports and special events
- Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center (3 miles)
Attend conventions, sporting events and exciting theatrical shows at this civic center with a capacity of 3,700.
Phone: +1 (504) 465-9985
- Shrine on Airline (4 miles)
The home to Big Easy baseball, this field hosts numerous college games and the New Orleans Baby Cakes.
Phone: +1 (504) 734-5155
- Smoothie King Center (12 miles)
Home to the New Orleans Pelicans, this multipurpose indoor arena also presents big-name concerts and conventions.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (13 miles)
At this arena, you can cheer on the New Orleans Saints or rock out with the biggest names in the music industry.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (13 miles)
Spanning 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center hosts conventions, trade shows and conferences that capture the spirit of New Orleans.
Phone: +1 (504) 582-3000
Tours, museums and nightlife
- Treasure Chest Casino (3 miles)
Take your gaming on the water with a fun-filled evening on this riverboat casino.
Phone: +1 (504) 443-8000
- Bourbon Street (13 miles)
This iconic street hosts the city’s renowned nightlife as well as a vital part of New Orleans history.
- Creole Queen Paddlewheeler (13 miles)
This replica of a historic riverboat provides a variety of cruise tours for a coastal perspective on New Orleans.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-1719
- National World War II Museum (13 miles)
Step into American history at this World War II museum, where you can experience a ride and tour on a patrol-torpedo boat and investigate thousands of artifacts.
Phone: +1 (504) 528-1944
- Harrah's New Orleans (13.3 miles)
With a fun, friendly atmosphere, Harrah’s invites you to try your luck at card games or the slot machines.
Phone: +1 (504) 533-6000