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Where Y'all Staying At?

Algiers, a city of New Orleans, is located across the Mississippi River on the West Bank. Below are hotels located on the West Bank. There are also numerous hotels in Downtown New Orleans and around the airport.

Uber and Lyft are available to get around and from the airport. The Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Streetcar and buses have many routes around the city. The Canal Street Ferry, located at the foot of Canal Street, will cross the river to Algiers for a fee of $2 (cash only) each way. 

Click the button below to see the RTA schedules and fares. 

Westbank Hotels

Best Western Plus - Westbank

1700 Lapalco Blvd, Harvey, LA 70058

Comfort Suites Harvey - New Orleans West

1611 Elton Court Rd, Harvey, LA 70058

Holiday Inn New Orleans West Bank Tower Hotel by IHG

275 Whitney Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053

Holiday Inn Express Harvey-Marrero

2433 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, LA 70058

Hampton Inn & Suites Harvey/New Orleans West Bank

1651 5th St, Harvey, LA 70058

Homewood Suites by Hilton West Bank Gretna

3 Westbank Expressway, Gretna, LA 70053

TownePlace Suites by Marriott New Orleans Harvey/West Bank

1800 Central Blvd, Harvey, LA 70058

La Quinta Inn New Orleans West Bank - Gretna

50 Terry Pkwy, Gretna, LA 70056

Marriott Courtyard New Orleans Westbank/Gretna

5 Westbank Expressway Gretna, LA 70053

Frequently Asked Questions

Can anyone attend Krewe of Lit?


Yes, all ages are welcome!




How do I become a Krewe of Lit Featured Author?


An author interest form is distributed around six months prior to the event. Authors who submit their responses are reviewed by the Krewe of Lit team and are invited to be a part of the KOL Court.