New Orleans Marriott 555 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130 TEL: 504-581-1000
The host hotel for the 2017 NSREC is the 4-star New Orleans Marriott. Located on Canal Street, this property is in the center of the most thriving main street in New Orleans, and it sits on the western perimeter of the world-famous French Quarter.
The Marriott structure is two towers (one with 41-stories and another with 21-stories) that are connected in the middle with the public and meeting room space. Hotel amenities include one restaurant, one cocktail lounge, a 24-hour health club (complimentary to hotel guests), outdoor pool with large deck, business center, lobby ATM, parking garage, and a coffee bar (Starbucks). The 1,330 guest rooms are comfortably furnished in contemporary design. All rooms are non-smoking and feature large windows (some with dramatic views), individual climate control, flat-screen TV with cable, complimentary basic wireless in the guest rooms, work desk, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, multiple phones with voice mail, alarm clock, refrigerator and room service. Standard rooms have one king bed or two double beds.
Guest room rates for a standard room are as follows:
NEGOTIATED GROUP RATE: $149.00 single/double per night plus tax (king or 2 double beds)
GOVERNMENT PER DIEM: $128.00 single/double* per night plus tax (king or 2 double beds)
TAXES: 14% hotel room tax + 1.75% Tourism Assessment fee + $3.00 Occupancy fee per night
Triple or quad occupancy is at an additional $20.00 + tax per night. There is no additional charge for children 5 years of age and under when sharing a room with an adult and utilizing existing beds.
*To be eligible for the government rate, guests must provide current government or military ID.
Based on availability, the guest room rates will be offered 3 days before and 3 days after the conference.
The preferred method to make reservations is by using the web-links on the left.
After accessing the appropriate web-link, please enter your arrival and departure dates and then follow the prompts. Based on availability, you will be given the opportunity to choose a standard room or an upgraded room (with a view or on the Club Level) at an additional cost.
NOTE: The hotel reservation site does not provide the option to choose a room with a king bed or two double beds. If you need a specific bed type, please go to the “Personal Information” section and enter your request in the “Additional Request” block.
Reservations can also be made by calling Marriott Reservations toll-free at 1-800-228-9290 within the U.S. or Canada. Or, you can call the hotel directly at 1-504-581-1000 and ask for “in-house reservations.” To get the special rates, advise the agent of the following group name: 2017 IEEE NSREC Conference
All rooms must be guaranteed by providing a credit card or a one-night check deposit to the hotel. The cut-off for IEEE NSREC reservations is at 5:00 PM Central Daylight Time (GMT +6) on Friday, June 16, 2017. Once the room block has been filled OR after the cut-off date (whichever comes first!), room accommodations will be confirmed on a space or rate available basis. Early reservations are strongly suggested!
CANCELLATION: Any cancellations must be made by no later than 6:00pm, Central Daylight Time, two (2) days prior to your scheduled arrival. If the cancellation is made by that time, then no penalty will be charged. If cancellation is made past this time frame, then one night’s room and tax will be charged as a cancellation fee.
NO-SHOW: Any reservations that do not show up on the scheduled day of arrival will be charged one night’s room and tax as a no-show fee and the remainder of the reservation will be automatically cancelled. If there are any last-minute changes to travel plans (flight delays, inclement weather, etc.), please notify the hotel as soon as possible.