Hotels near Lakefront Arena
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The east campus of the University of New Orleans has several athletic facilities, including the Lakefront Arena. Conveniently reached by freeway, the arena is located away from the crowded downtown tourist areas.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Lakefront Arena

Omni Royal Crescent Hotel
Omni Royal Crescent Hotel
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8.1
Excellent
535 Gravier St, New Orleans
from $99
Harrahs New Orleans Casino & Hotel
Harrahs New Orleans Casino & Hotel
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8.5
Excellent
228 Poydras Street, New Orleans
from $149
St. James Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
St. James Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
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8.2
Excellent
330 Magazine St, New Orleans
from $89
JW Marriott New Orleans
JW Marriott New Orleans
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8.6
Excellent
614 Canal St (Entrance on 611 Common St), New Orleans
from $149
Melrose Mansion
Melrose Mansion
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9.0
Excellent
937 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans
from $149
DoubleTree by Hilton New Orleans
DoubleTree by Hilton New Orleans
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8.5
Excellent
300 Canal St, New Orleans
from $119
Royal St. Charles Hotel
Royal St. Charles Hotel
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8.1
Excellent
135 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans
from $99
Best Western Plus French Quarter Landmark Hotel
Best Western Plus French Quarter Landmark Hotel
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8.3
Excellent
920 N Rampart St, New Orleans
from $109
Lafitte Guest House
Lafitte Guest House
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8.4
Excellent
1003 BOURBON ST., New Orleans
from $139
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
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8.8
Excellent
601 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans
from $85
More About Hotels near Lakefront Arena...

What's the Lakefront Arena?

Part of the University of New Orleans (UNO) east campus, the Lakefront Arena is technically called the Senator Nat G. Kiefer University of New Orleans Lakefront Arena. Home to the New Orleans Privateers sports teams, the arena includes an aquatic center and frequently hosts concerts and graduations.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near the Lakefront Arena?

Nearby hotels are ideal for budget travelers attending events at the Lakefront Arena, while avoiding the costs and congestion of touristy New Orleans. Try the Super 8 New Orleans or the Econo Lodge New Orleans LA, both with easy access to the Chef Menteur Highway.

What are the Benefits or Draw-Backs from Staying at a Hotel Near the Lakefront Arena?

Staying near the Lakefront Arena is a great way to take in University of New Orleans events. The area is only a mile from the main UNO campus, and hotels in the area are cheap. Nearby are Pontchartrain Park, Joe Bartholomew Golf Course, Wesley Barrow Stadium, and the Southern University at New Orleans.

If you stay at a hotel in this area you'll need transportation to explore the neighborhood and access the Lakefront Arena. If you have a car, the historic French Quarter and downtown New Orleans are only a 15-minute drive away.

What Do I Need to Know About the Lakefront Arena?

The Lakefront Arena is known for its acoustics and is a popular place for concerts and events. To avoid event traffic, take Lakeshore Drive and approach the arena from the Pontchartrain Lake direction.