Baton Rouge

Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center

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Why We Love It

  • A historic property built in 1927 and briefly served as the Capitol
  • Rated AAA 4-Diamond, the hotel was fully renovated about a decade ago but still feels very new & fresh
  • A favorite of Louisiana lawmaker Huey Long; JFK stayed here too
  • There's an outdoor pool with river views and a complimentary shuttle takes you around town

Map & Directions

The Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center is 8 miles from the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, or a 12-minute cab ride. There is also a complimentary courtesy bus from the airport. If you’re flying into Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, it will be 70 miles away, or a one-hour drive down I-10 W.

Rooms & Rates

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Overview

Originally built in 1927 as the Heidelberg Hotel, this property near the State Capitol has played host to numerous dignitaries including John F. Kennedy and Fidel Castro; Huey P. Long kept a favorite suite on the seventh floor. A $70 million renovation brought this building into the modern day, when it was revived as the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center. 

This AAA 4-Diamond art deco destination is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, but modern touches keep it comfortable. Rooms feature plush bedding and free Wi-Fi, and there's a complimentary shuttle that will take you anywhere within 5 miles of the hotel. 

The on-site restaurant, Kingfish Grill, serves up Southern-style fine dining with steaks, seafood, or Cajun/Creole dishes like blackened redfish and shrimp and grits. Sip an Abita beer (made in Louisiana's Abita Springs) at the Kingfish Lounge before dinner, open until 2 a.m. Thursday-Saturday, work out in the fitness center or take a dip in the outdoor pool. 

Amenities

General

  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pet-friendly
  • 100% smoke-free

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • Complimentary airport transfer
  • Currency exchange / ATM
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Hair salon (fees apply)
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Safe in reception (fees apply)
  • Business center

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pay-per-view / movies on demand
  • Flatscreen TV

Internet

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas

Bathroom

  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries

Parking

  • Valet service (fees apply)

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. Please check with the hotel.

Policies

Check-in: Standard check-in time: 3pm

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 12pm

Pets: Pets allowed

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: Pets allowed Check-in time starts at 3pm Check-out time is 12pm

Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Fees

  • Breakfast fee: USD 13.95 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 16.95 per day
  • Pet deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

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