Le Méridien New Orleans

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Le Méridien New Orleans
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General information
Type Hotel
Location 333 Poydras Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Coordinates 29°56′56″N 90°04′00″W / 29.948863°N 90.066614°W / 29.948863; -90.066614Coordinates: 29°56′56″N 90°04′00″W / 29.948863°N 90.066614°W / 29.948863; -90.066614
Construction started 1982
Completed 1984
Opening 1984
Roof 279 ft (85 m)
Technical details
Floor count 23
Design and construction
Architect DMJM, Eskew + Architects
Developer Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

Le Méridien New Orleans is a high-rise building in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana. The building rises 279 feet (85 m). It contains 23 floors, and was completed in 1984. W New Orleans is currently tied with Charity Hospital as the 29th-tallest building in the city. It also stands as the 8th-tallest hotel in New Orleans. The architectural firm who designed the building was DMJM. The structure is an example of modern architecture.

The building houses a 4-star W Hotel with 423 guest rooms.

Formerly the W New Orleans Hotel, it was given the temporary name Hotel New Orleans Downtown on July 15, 2014 while it underwent a $29 million renovation. It became the Le Méridien New Orleans on December 15, 2014.[1][2]

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  1. ^ http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article78858.html
  2. ^ http://www.lemeridienneworleanshotel.com

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