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RLJ Opens Hotel Indigo in New Orleans

Friday December 28th, 2012 - 9:55AM

BETHESDA, MD—RLJ Lodging Trust, located here, has opened the Hotel Indigo New Orleans Garden District, completing the seventh and final conversion in its 2011-2012 capital program.

Formerly an independent hotel, the 132-room property was closed in 2008. RLJ purchased it in 2010 for $6.4 million, executed a $16.9-million renovation plan and reopened it under the Hotel Indigo flag.

The hotel’s design features locally inspired murals, decorative ironwork and reclaimed wood ceilings.