Trip Description

Start planning now for the 2017 ESSENCE Festival™ Book early and save! The Essence Music Festival also has three full nights of concerts at the Louisiana Superdome.  Once the lineup is announced the cost goes up 10-20%. The hotel is centrally located to enjoy all activities it is 4 blocks from Bourbon Street, 5 blocks from the Superdome, and 9 blocks from the Convention Center.




  • 3 Night Hotel Accommodations (includes taxes, fees)
  • Meet and Greet June 30th
  • Daily ‘Hot’ Breakfast
  • Daily Happy Hour and Hors D’oeuvres
  • 3 Day street car pass
  • Boat Party (all you can eat and drink buffet included)
  • House of Blues Gospel Brunch
  • 2 Cousins Travel Welcome Bag



This deluxe room features one king or two queen beds comfortable seating. In-room amenities include an LCD TV, microwave, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, hairdryer and coffee maker. Stay connected on the road with free wifi, free guest voicemail and free local and long distance calls.


It’s worth waking up for fresh, free hot breakfast! Start every day with make-your-own Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs, sausage, fresh fruit, oatmeal, biscuits and gravy, coffee and more. Free hot breakfast is served daily from 7-10am on weekends and 6-9:30 on weekdays. 

Every evening from 5:30 -7 pm enjoy free hot food and cold beverages at the 5:30 kickback (r). Try something different every night with a rotating menu of fresh hot food, beer, wine and mixed drinks. 

Points of Interest

Aquarium of the Americas – 8.0 BLK Audubon Zoo – 5.0 MI Bourbon Street – 4.0 BLK French Quarter – 4.0 BLK
Garden District – 2.0 MI Jackson Square – 11.0 BLK Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – 15.0 MI New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center – 9.0 BLK
Riverwalk/Riverboats – 8.0 BLK St. Charles Street Car – Adjacent St. Louis Cathedral – 11.0 BLK Smoothie King Center – 7.0 BLK
Superdome – 5.0 BLK The National WWII Museum – 0.5 MI


  • Free Hot Breakfast
  • Free 5:30 Kickback
  • Free WiFi
  • Heated outdoor courtyard pool and whirlpool
  • 24 Hour Business and Fitness Center
  • Guest laundry

Package Prices

  • VIP Package Prices (Per person):

    Standard Room – VIP Single $1325 ; Double $816; Triple $685; Quad $607

    Suite – VIP Single $1466 ; Double $899; Triple $734; Quad $651

    Large Suite – VIP Single $1821; Double $1076; Triple $852; Quad $740

    Hotel Only Prices (Per person):

    Standard Room – SINGLE $1,052; DOUBLE $573; TRIPLE $437; QUAD $369

    Suite Room – STE SGL $1,229; STE DBL $662; STE TRPL $497; STE QUAD $414

    Large Suite Room – STE SGL $1,584; STE DBL $839; STE TRPL $615; STE QUAD $502