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JW Marriott New Orleans Invites Guests to Book Early and Save on Mardi Gras 2018

NEW ORLEANS, LA. October 5, 2017 - In the Big Easy, it’s never too early to plan for Mardi Gras, and this October, JW Marriott New Orleans makes it easier than ever for travelers to save while dreaming of a Mardi Gras escape.

For a limited time, guests are invited to book a stay at JW Marriott New Orleans from Feb. 2-13, 2018 and receive up to 20 percent* off the New Orleans hotel’s best available rate. This offer is only available to book Oct. 4-18, 2017, so follow those daydreams of sequins and king cake: Book now to save!

JW Marriott New Orleans welcomes guests to the world-famous French Quarter with a seamless blend of refined luxury, unparalleled guest service and classic Southern hospitality. Tucked within the heart of the city's vibrant downtown district, just moments from Jackson Square, Café du Monde and the French Market, this hotel for Mardi Gras is ideally situated for travelers to dance their way through Bourbon Street or rediscover history at the National WWII Museum. In addition to its prime seat along the Mardi Gras parade route, the property is also located near two streetcar lines (St. Charles and Canal Street) for convenient access to all New Orleans attractions.

Impeccably appointed rooms and suites at JW Marriott New Orleans offer sumptuous bedding, sleek marble bathrooms and ergonomic workspaces; Executive Level rooms include the luxury of access to the hotel's new Executive Lounge, which includes complimentary continental breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres in an intimate setting.

Breakfast, lunch or dinner is an unforgettable experience at on-site Fogo de Chão, whose fire-roasted cuts of meat are prepared using centuries-old Southern Brazilian churrasco cooking techniques. Meanwhile, the property’s cozy lobby bar features innovative cocktails, tempting appetizers, mouthwatering shareable plates and satisfying restaurant entrées.

JW Marriott New Orleans makes it easy to maintain a health and wellness routine away from home, thanks to a fitness center complete with club-quality cardiovascular equipment, free weights and a heated saltwater outdoor pool. Additionally, the property’s Serenity Spa offers a variety of massage treatments, skin and nail care designed to help guests feel and look their best.

Meeting and social event planners will appreciate JW Marriott New Orleans as a prime French Quarter venue. Featuring 18 light-filled conference spaces, including the 6,160-square-foot Ile de France Grand Ballroom and a patio venue perfect for cocktail receptions and networking mixers, the event planning experience is enhanced by superb catering menus. Post-event, guests are ideally placed to step outside and explore iconic New Orleans.

An unforgettable getaway awaits at JW Marriott New Orleans. Book your stay today and "laissez les bons temps rouler!" (Let the good times roll!)

  • Advance reservations required. Discount applies to best available rate at time of booking. Room & tax pre-paid at time of booking and is non-refundable and non-changeable. Limited number of rooms are available for this promotion. Tax is additional. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Blackout dates may apply. Advance reservations required. Other restrictions apply. Rates are per room, per night and based on availability at the time of reservations.

About JW Marriott New Orleans

Conveniently located on Canal Street in the legendary French Quarter, JW Marriott New Orleans features an outstanding setting for any New Orleans getaway or event. Situated within walking distance of the historic French Market, Bourbon Street, St. Louis Cathedral and Aquarium of the Americas, among countless other attractions, this New Orleans hotel features sophisticated rooms and suites adorned with luxurious bedding, marble bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and high-speed Wi-Fi. Guests will appreciate staying active in the property’s fitness center and outdoor saltwater pool. Meanwhile, on-site Fogo de Chão delights with fire-roasted cuts of meat prepared in the centuries-old Southern Brazilian style. Business and social event planners will appreciate the property’s versatile function space and first-class catering. Book a memorable experience today at JW Marriott New Orleans.

Coming Up In The November Online Hotel Business Review

Feature Focus
Architecture & Design: Authentic, Interactive and Immersive
If there is one dominant trend in the field of hotel architecture and design, it’s that travelers are demanding authentic, immersive and interactive experiences. This is especially true for Millennials but Baby Boomers are seeking out meaningful experiences as well. As a result, the development of immersive travel experiences - winery resorts, culinary resorts, resorts geared toward specific sports enthusiasts - will continue to expand. Another kind of immersive experience is an urban resort – one that provides all the elements you'd expect in a luxury resort, but urbanized. The urban resort hotel is designed as a staging area where the city itself provides all the amenities, and the hotel functions as a kind of sophisticated concierge service. Another trend is a re-thinking of the hotel lobby, which has evolved into an active social hub with flexible spaces for work and play, featuring cafe?s, bars, libraries, computer stations, game rooms, and more. The goal is to make this area as interactive as possible and to bring people together, making the space less of a traditional hotel lobby and more of a contemporary gathering place. This emphasis on the lobby has also had an associated effect on the size of hotel rooms – they are getting smaller. Since most activities are designed to take place in the lobby, there is less time spent in rooms which justifies their smaller design. Finally, the wellness and ecology movements are also having a major impact on design. The industry is actively adopting standards so that new structures are not only environmentally sustainable, but also promote optimum health and well- being for the travelers who will inhabit them. These are a few of the current trends in the fields of hotel architecture and design that will be examined in the November issue of the Hotel Business Review.