Hotel & Transportation
Romance Slam Jam 2014 Conference Hotel
Hilton New Orleans Airport
901 Airline Drive, Kenner, LA 70062
All conference activities will be held in the Hilton New Orleans Airport, located less than 15 miles from downtown New Orleans and only a few minutes from restaurants and shopping in the suburb of Kenner, LA. The hotel features a quaint courtyard, world-class fitness room, and several onsite eateries. It includes a complimentary airport shuttle and complimentary high-speed internet for guests who book through Romance Slam Jam.
OFFICIAL ROMANCE SLAM JAM HOTEL INFORMATION BELOW. THE FIRST HOTEL BLOCK IS COMPLETELY BOOKED ($122 per night). THE SECOND BLOCK OF ROOMS FOR $132 A NIGHT ARE ALL BOOKED. WOW! We are really doing it. There are hotels near the conference hotel.
Guest Room Rates:
Single/Double/Triple or Quad: $132 per night
This rate does not include sales and/or occupancy tax.
Reserve your room today Check in May 7, check out May 11. The code for the new block is RSS
- It’s easier to phone the hotel to make your reservation than using the online tool: 1.504.469.5000 The block is RSS
- The cut-off date for the Guest Room Block is April 12, 2014. Reserve early and release the room if you change your mind about attending.
- RSJ Conference check in begins Wednesday May 7. The conference begins May 8th. The final event is early May 11, 2014.
- NOTE: The special rate is also good for May 4-6 and May 11-14, but these blocks are extremely limited, so if you want to spend extended time in New Orleans, and/or you plan to hang around for the Romantic Times conference given the week of the 11th, be sure to go ahead and book the rooms while you can.
The Hilton New Orleans Airport Hotel will offer free parking for Romance Slam Jam participants.
Alternative Hotels: Note, these are the prices from July 31, and are subject to change.
Both blocks of the conference hotel are booked, but for those who may want to try an alternative hotel, here are some options. Please note that the Days Inn is the only one within walking distance; all others will require transportation.
Days Inn – New Orleans Airport
1021 Airline Drive
Steps from RSJ Hotel
Current rate for RSJ dates: $135 per night
Holiday Inn Express – New Orleans Airport
110 James Dr. E.
St. Rose, LA
1.7 Miles from RSJ Hotel
Current Rate for RSJ dates: $129 per night
DoubleTree Hotel – New Orleans Airport
2150 Veterans Blvd
3 Miles from RSJ Hotel
Current rate for RSJ dates: $149 per night
La Quinta Inn & Suites
New Orleans Airport
2610 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062
3 miles from RSJ Hotel
Current rate for RSJ dates: $119 per night
Directly across from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport’s terminal entry. From east/downtown: On Interstate I-10 exit at International Airport; Follow access road in left lane; At first light signal turn right onto Airline Drive; 2 blocks to hotel on left.
ARRIVALS TO LOUIS ARMSTRONG NEW ORLEANS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
The Hilton New Orleans Airport offers complimentary airport shuttle service that operates 24 hours on demand between the airport and the hotel. Our Courtesy Van picks-up at the Transportation Center (first floor across from the baggage claim area) and drops-off at curbside on the SECOND FLOOR – DEPARTURE LEVEL per airport regulations. Please note that the baggage claim area is located on first floor – lower level.
Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field
Distance from hotel: 78 miles
Drive Time: 1 hour
Gulfport/Biloxi International Airport
Distance from hotel: 86 miles
Drive Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes