Cantonese restaurant

Canopy by Hilton brand debuts in downtown New Orleans

Conveniently located in the heart of the city, the new 176-room hotel, restaurant and bar is influenced by local flavor.

Aimbridge Hospitality, a world leader in hospitality, announces the official opening of all 176 rooms Canopy by Hilton New Orleans Downtown
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The 14-story lifestyle hotel is conveniently located near the iconic French Quarter and features a unique Creole and Cantonese-inspired restaurant that pays homage to the city’s rich history.

The hotel is a historic renovation of the former Oil and Gas Building built in 1959 and designed in an international style by August Perez & Associates and Edward B. Silverstein & Associates. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2014 for its use of glass, steel, and abstract geometry in a skyscraper, and has since been converted into a hotel, restaurant, and bar.

Canopy New Orleans Downtown incorporates the sophisticated comfort and authentically local experience guests expect from the Canopy by Hilton brand. The building’s rehabilitated curtain wall provides maximum daylight and stunning city views from all rooms. The hotel also offers amenities such as a quality artisan breakfast using fresh local ingredients, a transfer lounge for guests arriving early or departing late, and 1,700 square feet of meeting space including access to a private patio. Embrace the neighborhood, “Canopy Lovers” (hotel team members) will connect guests to the best of New Orleans and can plan a city tour or suggest a local hidden gem to explore. Guests can also grab a free Canopy Bike and see what the city has to offer.

In a nod to the hotel’s location in what was once New Orleans’ Chinatown district, the hotel’s accompanying restaurant, Ginger Roux, is a Creole and Cantonese-inspired concept . The new restaurant, helmed by chef Jonathan Hostetler, offers dishes like crawfish fried rice, lumpia pudding, okra dumplings, General Tso’s alligator, shumai crawfish stew and more. Ginger Roux also offers a selection of wines in addition to cocktails like the Szechuan Fashioned (Sazerac Rye, cherry bitters, simple syrup), Honeysuckle Bubbles (Cathead Honeysuckle Vodka, St. Germain’s Elderflower Liqueur, ananas jalapeño juice, lemon juice, champagne float) , The Ampersand (Baijiu, Campari, Blood Orange Soda), Purple Reign (Empress Gin, Blackberry Simple Syrup, Lemon Juice, Grapefruit Soda), and many more that combine the cultures of the region.

Canopy New Orleans Downtown is also home to a new bar, The Herbalistwhich offers cocktails, gourmet coffees and espresso drinks, exotic loose leaf teas, fresh squeezed juices, fresh pastries, Creole treats and much more for breakfast.

The new Canopy New Orleans Downtown will participate in Hilton Honors, the guest loyalty program for Hilton’s world-class portfolio of 18 distinct hotel brands that boasts nearly 128 million members. Members who book direct will have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose almost any combination of points and cash to book a stay, exclusive member discounts, login Free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.

NewcrestImage and Baywood Hotels developed this hotel as a joint venture which was sold to Summit as the last remaining hotel in the 27 hotel transaction. The hotel is owned by a joint venture between subsidiaries of Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN) and GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and was developed by NewcrestImage.

Hotel website

Canopy by Hilton New Orleans Downtown
1100 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
United States

+1 504-354-2850