BIRMINGHAM, AL—HP Hotels Management Inc. has been awarded the management contract for the 181-room full-service Sheraton Metairie New Orleans Hotel in Metairie, LA. Recently purchased by HC Metairie 1 LLC, an affiliate of Hotel Capital, the hotel will undergo an extensive, multimillion-dollar renovation.
Located at 4 Galleria Blvd. in the heart of Metairie’s upscale business district, the hotel is situated between downtown New Orleans, the French Quarter, Garden District and the convention center.
Amenities include the Hedges Bar & Grill full-service restaurant with Cajun-inspired cuisine and complimentary internet access in all guestrooms, public spaces and event facilities. There is a large ballroom and multiple meeting rooms. In addition, there is a 24-hour fitness center, rooftop lap pool with 24-hour concierge services and covered parking.
“We are very excited to invest in New Orleans which continues to positively transform into more of an international and institutional marketplace for commercial real estate owners while the annual tourism and convention business continues to climb,” said Michael Collier, Hotel Capital’s CEO. “Metairie is the number one corporate corridor in New Orleans and is considered to be the geographic and economic center of the city between the airport and downtown so we love the location of this hotel. We are proud to join forces with HP Hotels as our management partners for this venture and know they will efficiently operate in this dynamic market.”