Sleep Inn & Suites
4601 North I-10 Service Road
Metairie, LA 70006
Phone: (504) 887-5337
Fax: (504) 883-5895
4601 North I-10 Service Road, Metairie, LA, US, 70006
- Phone: (504) 887-5337
- Fax: (504) 883-5895
Tour or fish Lake Pontchartrain and its tributaries all the way to the Gulf. Rig fish on a 36-foot boat with A/C cabin and shaded fishing cockpit, seating 1 to 6 passengers.
It's just impossible to get bored of New Orleans' plush City Park. Sprawled over 1,500 acres, this welcoming oasis attracts hordes of people every day. You'll find lovebirds sharing some time together, children playing around, joggers doing their daily rounds and people absorbing the park's beauty. Camps, field trips and an amusement park are the facilities for children. Sports lovers can choose from golf, football, tennis and lots more. The park also provides the perfect setting for weddings, picnics, birthdays or other special functions. If you're a nature lover, you can volunteer to help protect this beautiful park.
Hop aboard one of NOLA Gondola's tours for a romantic journey through New Orleans. These hand-crafted, Venetian Gondolas leisurely cruise through the lagoons of New Orleans while the soundtrack of romantic Italian music gently plays in the background. Crackers and cheese are provided for lovers to munch on while gliding across the water, while the champagne or wine is brought by tour-goers themselves. These private tours are the perfect way to connect with the unique vibe of New Orleans while enjoying a memorable outing with you and your special someone.
Greer Field at Turchin Stadium is located in Tulane University. Named after Robert Turchin, a World War II veteran in 2008, the Greer Field was added to the name in honor of Phil Greer, the chair of the Board of Tulane. The home team has won 75% of all its games in Turchin. The stadium was renovated after Hurricane Katrina nearly destroyed it. The new field stadium seats 5000, has private suites, air conditioning and restrooms. All in all, making it a perfect venue to host city's happening events.
Tulane University believes in overall personality development of their students. For this reason, Fogelman Arena had been established in the premises of this university. The captivating aura of this 36000 seat arena makes it the most sought after venue for sports events and other activities. The students are always eager to watch the much-awaited mens and womens basketball and volleyball matches. Its truly a thrill to watch the players in action while the crowd cheers for their favorite teams.
Sport lovers at Tulane University need not go anywhere to watch live matches. For they have the Westfeldt Facility always at their disposal. This vast space in the premises of the university, hosts the university matches as well as other sports events. Catch the action-packed performances by players and other exciting happenings at this must-visit arena of this university.
See the city of New Orleans from a new perspective with Bayou Kayaks. This kayaking outfit leads paddlers up the Bayou St John to Orleans Avenue and then down to Robert E Lee Boulevard. Witness an impressive display of various flora and fauna, as well as the classic French Colonial architecture New Orleans is known for, as you glide through the eight-mile round trip. Perfect for beginners or experts, kayaking with Bayou Kayaks is a great way to see the Big Easy.
From the critter-filled swamps of Louisiana to the grasslands of Africa, you can explore some of the Earth's most intriguing habitats and the creatures that dwell within them at this world-class zoo. Rated one of the top zoos in the United States, it features two rare white tigers as well as Komodo dragons.
Having started out as the nation's first sugar plantation, then an urban park, and finally renamed in 1886 as Audubon Park in tribute to John James Audubon who painted many of his famed "Birds of America" in Louisiana, the 340-acre Audubon Park and Audubon Zoo is a place one can truly and peacefully enjoy New Orleans's old-world charm: fountains, statues, gazebos, lagoons, giant oak trees, and the occasional horse-back riders and carriages. There are also a golf course, tennis courts, and a extremely popular 1.8-mile-long paved jogging track. Do walk along the outskirts of the park and be wowed by the historic buildings of Loyola and Tulane universities, as well as many elegant mansions.
New Orleans Fairgrounds Racecourse and Slots serves up endless betting action. Check out the action on the racetrack or head indoors to check out some gaming action. With over 600 of the newest slot machines on hand, there are plenty of potential jackpots to hit. Food and drinks are served here as well.
This 19th-century landmark, Fair Grounds Race Course, allows visitors to experience the thrill of live thoroughbred racing for the entire winter season—thanksgiving to late March. The races can be viewed via real-time simulcast television or, for you die-hards, live at the finish line. Visitors can also enjoy buffet-style dining, snack concessions and bars. Do not forget to stop by the Mane Attractions Gift Shop to pick up a trinket for the horse lovers you left at home.
UNO Human Performance Center is where the students of University of New Orleans head for leisure and to catch up with various happenings. This 1,200 seat space is occupied by students, locals and visitors alike to watch sport tournaments and special events. Here patrons just can't seem to get enough with the thrilling and nail-biting experience while watching the University of New Orleans Privateers basketball teams play live.