Housing & Travel


Housing is now open! Going to RBMS and ALA? No worries, you can stay through both events in the same room at the same hotel. Just make one reservation for both events here.

Now open!

Astor Crowne Plaza – New Orleans French Quarter

739 Canal Street at Bourbon
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Phone: 504-962-0500 | Fax:504-962-0503
RBMS Discounted Rate: $185 Single/Double, including Wifi

Where Canal Street meets Bourbon Street, the newly renovated Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans provides luxury accommodations amid the beating heart of the legendary French Quarter. Discover a rich diversity of elegant comforts and conveniences, including free Wi-Fi, flat screen HD TVs, a sparkling outdoor seasonal swimming pool, an acclaimed on-site restaurant and state-of-the-art fitness facility. Just outside, you’ll enjoy a whirlwind of enchanting festivals, theater, music, cultural exhibits and culinary delights.

If you prefer to call, the number is (800) 584-9047 and the magic words are: “I am going to ALA Annual and need to be in the RBMS block.” (even if you are NOT going to ALA Annual, it’s ok, trust us!, this is how you get the discounted group rate).

The discounted group rate is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A major credit card will be required to confirm your reservation.