NEW ORLEANS -- To
celebrate the completion of a $15 million renovation, including 216
refurbished guest rooms, the Bourbon Orleans -- a Wyndham Historic
Hotel is offering two leisure packages designed to showcase the
flavor of the French Quarter and the Big Easys interest in the
paranormal. Both packages are valid through May 31.
Partial to the
Paranormal, beginning at $270 per night, double, for the first
night, and $180 for each additional night, offers deluxe
accommodations for two on a floor known for haunted activity,
according to the hotel.
The package also
includes two tarot card readings; New Orleans Ghosts II, Victor
Kleins detailed account of local hauntings; and tickets for two
haunted city or cemetery tours.
The Viva Mardi
Gras package, which starts at $385 per room, double, for the first
night and $282 each additional night, includes a balcony suite
overlooking Bourbon, Orleans or St. Ann streets; a collection of
Mardi Gras beads; a bottle of champagne and a king cake upon
arrival; two disposable cameras; a $50 dining credit at Snooks, the
hotels jazz and blues club; and a list of French Quarter
Orleans is within walking distance of many of the citys landmarks,
including Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, the French Market,
the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Pat OBriens bar and
restaurant, Cafe du Monde and the Shops at Canal Place.
To book, call
the reporter who wrote this article, send e-mail to Destinations
Editor Margaret Myre at [email protected].
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