Visit NOLA hot spots or explore Kenner from our hotel
At the Radisson hotel in Kenner, LA, you can get an authentic taste of Louisiana with easy access to NOLA’s top things to do, including Café du Monde and Kenner Rivertown. Our hotel also places you near downtown New Orleans, where you can wander the iconic French Quarter and Bourbon Street. Discover a plethora of exciting activities, like gambling at Harrah’s and Treasure Chest casinos. You can also attend sports and music events at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome or observe the animals at Audubon Zoo. In town for work? You can enjoy proximity to the MSY airport, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, as well as prominent businesses.
Our hotel also puts you within reach of a plethora of exciting local events that take place throughout the year, so you can always find something happening during your stay.
- Café Du Monde (1 mile)
Dating back to 1862, this iconic downtown café is the perfect place to stop for beignets coated in powdered sugar and paired with chicory coffee.
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 frequently 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. Join architecture buffs for a tour or worshippers for a service at this beautiful downtown cathedral.
Phone: +1 (504) 525-9585
- The Esplanade (1 mile)
Located just north of the airport, The Esplanade is home to your favorite brands and retail stores of all kinds. After shopping, catch the latest film releases in surround sound or 3-D at The Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.
Phone: + 1 (504) 468-6116
- Lafreniere Park (2.5 miles)
For wholesome family fun, bring some bread and head to this park in Metairie to feed the ducks. 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)
Situated 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
- 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
- French Market Disrict (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
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 basketball team, this multipurpose indoor arena also presents world-class concerts and conventions.
Phone: +1 (504) 587-3822
- Mercedes-Benz Superdome (13 miles)
At this arena, you can cheer on the New Orleans Saints football team 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 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)
A vital part of New Orleans history, this world-famous street hosts the city’s renowned nightlife. Take a stroll with fellow revelers to get a sense of the city’s fun-loving atmosphere.
- 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
- The National World War II Museum (13 miles)
Step into American history at this World War II museum, where you can experience what it was like to be on a patrol torpedo boat and investigate thousands of artifacts.
Phone: +1 (504) 528-1944
- Harrah's New Orleans Casino (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