Families will find kid-friendly activities in Metairie, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, fun sporting events and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its live music, cafes and entertainment. Around the area, top sights include City Park, Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Frenchmen Street.
- You'll find 1652 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of New Orleans
- The closest major airport is in New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city centre
Sightseeing and Staying in Metairie
Shopping is a favourite activity, so consider an excursion to Lakeside Shopping Center and Clearview Mall. While football fans may already be searching for tickets, everyone can enjoy a game or event at Shrine on Airline. Additionally, you might want to add Lafreniere Park to your agenda.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 28 hotels and other accommodation options to select from in Metairie. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Copeland Tower Suites, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and overall value.
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Metairie New Orleans - Our customers like the overall value and pool at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen.
- Courtyard by Marriott New Orleans Metairie - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and comfortable, quiet rooms.
Popular places to see in the area include City Park, 3.8 mi/6.1 km from the heart of the city, and Mercedes-Benz Superdome, which is 6.1 mi/9.7 km away.
Dressing for Metairie
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 25°C during the day and 7°C at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 33°C, whilst the average at night is 14°C
- July to September has daytime averages of 34°C with night-time averages of 20°C
- Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 29°C and night-time averages of 8°C
- Average annual rainfall for Metairie is 1692 millimetres
- Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 34°C, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 8°C