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500 Saint Charles Avenue
New Orleans

The Blake Hotel is conveniently located on the Saint Charles Ave. streetcar line at Lafayette Square in the Business  &  Arts Districts.
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New Orleans Travel Information

Whether you’re traveling to New Orleans by air, ground, or water, the Blake Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of New Orleans and easy to get to regardless of your mode of transportation.

Traveling by Air

You’ll most likely fly into the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. From the airport, there are numerous options for arriving at our hotel in New Orleans.

Airport Shuttle Service

  • Adults (6 or older): $38.00 Round Trip per person; $20.00 One-Way per person
  • Child (under 6) Free
  • First 3 bags per passenger are Free

Airport Shuttle is the official ground transportation for the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Shuttle service is available to and from downtown New Orleans hotels, French Quarter, and the Convention Center.

For assistance and to purchase tickets, please proceed to the Airport Shuttle ticket desks, located directly across from or near the airline’s baggage claim area on the ground level. The luggage policy is 3 average size pieces per person. Shuttle tickets are non-refundable.

Airport shuttle service requires reservations at least 24 hours in advance. Handicap vehicles require a 2-week advance reservation. The front desk staff at the Blake Hotel New Orleans will be happy to assist you in making your reservation.

For more information or to directly book reservations, please call (866) 596-2699 or visit online at www.airportshuttleneworleans.com.

Taxi Service

A cab ride costs a flat rate of $33.00 from the airport to the Central Business District/Downtown/French Quarter Area for one person and $14.00 (per passenger) for three or more passengers. Pick-up is on the lower level of the airport, outside the baggage claim area. There may be an additional charge for extra baggage. Upon departure, the front desk will be happy to assist you with a reservation.

Phone numbers for taxis servicing the New Orleans Area:

Checker-Yellow
504-943-2411
Coleman Cab Co.
504-586-0222
New Breed Cab Co.
504-822-4505
United Cabs Co.
504-522-9771
White Fleet Cab Co.
504-822-3800
Yellow-Checker Cabs
504-525-3311

Please note that during peak times such as Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest, advance reservations may be required.

Traveling by Ground

Directions from Interstate Hwy. I-10 East or Louis Armstrong International Airport

  1. You will pass Louis Armstrong International Airport on your right. You are now approximately 15 miles from downtown New Orleans and the correct exit.
  2. Take the exit toward Superdome
  3. Turn right at Girod St/W Stadium Dr
  4. Turn left at Loyola Ave
  5. Turn right at Poydras St
  6. Turn right at St Charles Ave
  7. The Blake Hotel New Orleans is on the corner of Poydras St. and Saint Charles Ave at 500 Saint Charles Ave.

Directions from Interstate Hwy. I-10 West

  1. Look for, BUT DO NOT EXIT, the “Chef Menteur” exit. This exit is about one mile before you will travel over a high-rise bridge. At the base of the bridge, you will be approximately four miles from the correct exit, exit 235 “Orleans Avenue/Vieux Carre”.
  2. Take exit 235B toward Canal St
  3. Merge onto S Derbigny St
  4. Turn right at Canal St
  5. Turn right at St Charles Ave
  6. The Blake Hotel New Orleans is on the corner of Poydras St. and Saint Charles Ave at 500 Saint Charles Ave.