Loews New Orleans Hotel offers weekend escape for epicureans

Loews New Orleans Hotel offers weekend escape for epicureans

New Gourmet Getaway package gives visitors a taste of top New Orleans foodie hotspots

NEW ORLEANS (March 26, 2014) – Loews New Orleans Hotel is calling all foodies, gourmands and culinary connoisseurs to pull up a seat, grab a fork and bring an appetite to the Big Easy with the new Gourmet Getaway package.

Inspired by the city’s gastronomical culture and renowned restaurant scene, Loews New Orleans Hotel takes all the guess work out of creating an exciting food-filled weekend with gift certificates to a selection of New Orleans’ most popular eateries for breakfast, lunch and dinner, cocktails and wine tastings, and plenty of foodie swag to recreate a gourmet New Orleans experience at home.

With rates starting as low as $389 per night, the package includes a two-night stay in a luxurious grand king room, two complimentary welcome cocktails at Swizzle Stick Bar, $100 at Commander’s Palace for the famous jazz brunch, $100 at Café Adelaide, $70 at Pêche Seafood Grill, $20 for drinks at SoBou, $10 at Café Du Monde, and two $20 gift certificates to the Wine Institute of New Orleans for wine tasting. Guests will also receive a swag bag filled with food-inspired goodies including an In The Land of Cocktails recipe book, an apron and measuring spoons from Fleurty Girl, beignet mix from Café Du Monde and a restaurant recommendations list featuring suggestions from in-the-know hotel staff.

“The food scene in New Orleans is one of the best and most unique in the world, so we wanted to give visitors a taste of some of the city’s most popular spots to drink and dine with a complete weekend experience,” said Diane Riche, Director of Sales and Marketing at Loews New Orleans Hotel. “As an added bonus, nearly every foodie destination in the package is within walking distance of the hotel, so whether guests want to walk off their meals or cuddle up in a food coma, we’ve got them covered.”

To learn more or to make a reservation, call 1-866-211-6411 or visit http://www.loewshotels.com/en/New-Orleans-Hotel/specials/hotelspecials/gourmet.

Loews New Orleans Hotel

Situated adjacent to New Orleans’ Arts District, the 285-room Loews New Orleans Hotel features sweeping views of the Mississippi River or New Orleans skyline. Honored as a AAA Four Diamond Hotel for 10 consecutive years, our personalized service and beautifully appointed guestrooms provide an unpretentious yet luxurious experience, while Café Adelaide and the Swizzle Stick Bar (operated by the Commander’s Palace Family of Restaurants) offers award-winning local cuisine in a relaxed setting, embodying the essence of the Crescent City.

Loews Hotels & Resorts

Headquartered in New York City, Loews Hotels & Resorts owns and/or operates 19 hotels and resorts in the U.S. and Canada including the newly acquired Loews Madison Hotel located in the heart of Washington at the epicenter of legendary D.C. landmarks and the Loews Boston Hotel, one of Boston’s preeminent historic buildings, situated on the corner of Berkeley and Stuart Streets. Located in major city centers and resort destinations in North America from coast to coast, the Loews portfolio features one-of-a-kind properties that go beyond Four Diamond standards to delight guests with a supremely comfortable, uniquely local and vibrant travel experience. For reservations or more information about Loews Hotels & Resorts, call 1-800-23-LOEWS or visit: www.loewshotels.com.

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