**Property Location**.In the heart of New Orleans, The Pontchartrain Hotel is within a 5-minute drive of Magazine Street and National World War II Museum. This 4-star hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Smoothie King Center. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. .Magazine Street - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi Lafayette Cemetery - 1 km / 0.6 mi National World War II Museum - 1.6 km / 1 mi Contemporary Arts Center - 1.6 km / 1 mi Lafayette Square - 2 km / 1.2 mi Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 2 km / 1.2 mi Louisiana Children's Museum \- 2 km / 1.3 mi Mardi Gras World - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi Port of New Orleans - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi Smoothie King Center - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi Julia Street Cruise Terminal - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi Canal Street - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi Bourbon Street - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi Royal Street - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi .The preferred airport for The Pontchartrain Hotel is Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY) - 21.5 km / 13.4 mi. **Rooms**.Make yourself at home in one of the 106 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.**Dining**.Enjoy American cuisine at Silver Whistle, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 1:00 PM for a fee.**Business, Other Amenities**.Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events.