Why Choose Our Destination?
The New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau is a nationally accredited, 1,100-member destination marketing organization and the largest and most successful private economic development corporation in Louisiana. The CVB and its members influence thousands of decision-makers and millions of visitors to choose New Orleans through direct sales, marketing, public relations, branding and visitor services at our New Orleans headquarters and offices in Washington, D.C., New York, Chicago, and five foreign countries. Consistently recognized as one of the top five CVBs in the country, the New Orleans CVB celebrated its 57th anniversary in 2017.
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Distance from Airport
- Louis Armstrong International Airport
17.7 km from City Center
Degas House Museum, Studio, Courtyard and Historic Inn
Canal Street Ferry
New Orleans Architecture
Since January 2017, New Orleans has received 10 awards and honors for being one of the country’s hottest destinations for shopping, travel, and retirement. The city’s accolades have been featured in some of the top international publications for leisure and corporate travel: Conde Nast Traveler has named New Orleans' hotel, The Ace Hotel one of the "Best New Hotels in the World", April 2017. TripAdvisor has named New Orleans one of the "Top Value Cities for an Epic Getaway", April 2017. Southern Living has named New Orleans one of the "South's Best Cities", March 2017. Southern Living has named New Orleans' restaurant, Commander's Palace, the "South's Best Restaurant", March 2017. Expedia Viewfinder has named New Orleans one of the "Most Creative Places in America" as a part of their list of America's Most Artistic Towns, March 2017. TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals has featured New Orleans on their list of "Valentine's Day Travel Ideas in the Most Romantic Cities", February 2017. Trivago has named New Orleans the number two "B&B Destination for Valentine's Travel" in the world, February 2017. Fox Sports has named New Orleans the "Number One Super Bowl Host City", February 2017. Travel + Leisure has named New Orleans one of "America's Most Charming Cities", January 2017. TripAdvisor named New Orleans one of the "20 Best Girlfriend Getaways You Can Take Without a Passport", January 2017.