From our US office:
The Big Easy gets a little easier with rates at a AAA 4-Diamond hotel shimmying down to 40% under comparable hotels.
Rooms at The Westin New Orleans Canal Place are available over the following dates for £110 (US$170) per night and include free Wi-Fi (worth £10/$15 per day):
Stays on 1, 7-17, 22-31 March are an extra £8 ($12) per night.
This hotel sits on the southern border of the French Quarter and is a block from the shores of the Mississippi, providing a convenient launching point to explore the city. Guests can stroll to the aquarium or hop aboard the Canal Street Ferry. The House of Blues has a full calendar of concerts, and Olivier's Creole Restaurant is ready to satisfy appetites. All are within two blocks from the hotel.
Travelzoo Tip: These dates coincide with many local events: Congo Square Rhythms Festival (23-24 March), Easter Parades (31 March), Bayou Boogaloo (17-19 May), New Orleans Wine and Food Experience (21-25 May) and Memorial Day (27 May).