The French Quarter in the heart of New Orleans is a place where ''even locals love to get lost in the history and romance'', says Fodor's. Stay moments from the city's oldest sector with this deal from BookIt and save over 50% in the process.
Now £48-£64 (US$73-$97) per night including taxes, stays at the Queen & Crescent Hotel include daily continental breakfast and a complimentary swamp tour for two (worth $50)**.
This offer is valid on select dates from 1 July-4 September, so you may have to be flexible to find the best rates. A 2-night minimum stay is required.
Tipped as one of Fodor's 25 Places to Go in 2013, New Orleans has already kicked off this year with the newly expanded National World War II Museum, while the summer months -- rated as the ''prime time for festivals'' by Fodor's -- means celebrations look set to continue throughout 2013.
Queen & Crescent Hotel is located in the Arts District of downtown New Orleans, a 5-minute walk from the French Quarter. Nearby attractions include Jackson Square -- where you'll find restaurants, museums and artists at work -- and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, home of the NFL's New Orleans Saints. The hotel features a bar and lounge, a 24-hour fitness centre, concierge services and tour assistance.