Many excellent New Orleans hotels are located in the French Quarter and the Arts District. They are only a short distance from the cruise terminal.
The Renaissance Arts Hotel is in the heart of Arts District, just a few blocks from the cruise terminal. Rooftop pool and fitness center. The Arts District has many New Orleans dining and entertainment options.
The Drury Inn is a good value with nice amenities. Rooftop pool. Free hot breakfast. Free wireless internet. Popular with cruise passengers.
The Lafayette Hotel is a fine New Orleans hotel, overlooking Lafayette Square. A 1916 landmark, restored to its former splendor. Member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
The Hilton Garden Inn New Orleans is in the Central Business District, steps from the French Quarter. Warmly decorated, modern rooms.
Between the French Quarter and Jackson Square is the Omni Royal Orleans hotel. A very luxurious hotel in a superb location.
Reviews and prices for many more hotels near the New Orleans cruise terminal.