Some say the French Quarter begins at the luxurious Hotel Monteleone. So, too, will the 2016 ACHE Annual Conference and Meeting. Located at the foot of Royal Street, the luxury hotel boasts a one-of-a-kind carousel bar, a heated rooftop pool, and a full-service day spa. Located near Jackson Square, Bourbon Street, the French Market, and the Riverwalk, it will serve as an excellent point of department for conference attendees interested in exploring all things New Orleans.
If you’ve already registered for the conference, or if you were looking for more reasons to attend, we would like to take a moment to help you get to know the location of this year’s conference venue. The hotel’s 24 meeting and reception rooms will be the perfect backdrop for all of our exciting sessions this year.
About the Hotel Monteleone
Like the world-famous French Quarter in which is located, Hotel Monteleone has a rich history of its own. Since 1886, Hotel Monteleone has stood proudly as one of the first landmarks in the French Quarter. Today, it is a member of Historic Hotels of America – and for good reason!
The hotel is one of the last great family-owned-and-operated hotels in the city, remaining in the Monteleone family for the five generations since its opening. Through its many expansions, the hotel has been a favorite haunt of distinguished authors like Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, and William Faulkner, as well as contemporary greats like Anne Rice and John Grisham. In 1999, it was designated an official literary landmark by the Friends of the Library Association and became one of only three hotels in the U.S. to share this honor.
In addition to its rich literary tradition, the hotel is said it be haunted by its history. Generations of hotel guests and staff claim to have witnessed haunted events, and the hotel is known for being one of the premier haunted hotels in New Orleans.
Read more about the history of the Hotel Monteleone.
Hotel Reservation Information
Reflecting the grandeur of the Hotel Monteleone itself, many of the hotel’s guest rooms feature high ceilings, crown molding, and traditional decor. Each room offers in-room safe, refrigerator, complimentary high-speed Internet access, large-screen cable television, iHome audio system, phone with voice mail, Keurig coffee maker, and more.
A dedicated room block has been reserved for arrivals beginning Saturday, October 15 through departures on Thursday, October 20. The deadline for booking room reservations is September 25.
Click here to reserve your room.
When making your reservation, use the code “ACHJ08” to book a room in our block. Special hotel rates for ACHE attendees are $189 per night ($469 off regular rates).
If you require assistance, please call Hotel Monteleone directly at 504-523-3341 or 1-800-217-2033. Be sure to identify yourself as Association of Continuing Higher Education (ACHE) to ensure you receive the group rate.
Hotel Monteleone is located at
214 Royal Street,
New Orleans, LA 70130-2201
Individual guest room deposits will be refunded if the reservations are canceled 72 hours prior to the date of arrival.