Some festival favorite hotels are listed below in order of their distance from the festival site.

Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center - 0.5 miles

Hotel Indigo - 0.5 miles

Baton Rouge Marriott - 4.8 miles

Chase Suite Hotel Baton Rouge - 5 miles

Drury Inn & Suites - 7 miles

For other hotel and motel options in the Baton Rouge area, search here.

Hilton Capitol Center

The Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center
A Historical Hotel of America

Within walking distance of the festival and located on the site of the old Capitol House and Heidelberg hotels, this newly renovated facility offers 290 elegantly appointed guest rooms, one upscale restaurant, a 3rd floor pool deck overlooking the Mississippi River, 20,000 square feet of meeting space with two river view ballrooms, a day spa and valet parking.

Reservation Instructions
Special Festival Rate: $134 + tax per night
Cut Off Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Follow this link for online reservations
For reservations by phone, call 800.445.8667, or locally at 225.344.5866 and ask for the Louisiana Book Festival Rate.

Hotel Indigo Baton Rouge

Imagine a 100% smoke free sophisticated boutique hotel, whose focus is delivering guest peace, serenity and renewal. Quite deliberately the Hotel Indigo Baton Rouge Downtown Riverfront has been designed as an oasis for travelers who yearn for an escape from the common hotel, but still desire the convenience of the upscale, casual Bistro and a 24 hour fitness center.

Visit Hotel Indigo Baton Rouge online or call 800.593.5447.

Baton Rouge Marriott

Conveniently located at I-10 and College Drive near the I-10/I-12 split. Easily accessed by car, and only a nine minute drive down I-10 from the festival site. Shopping, dining, and nightlife are all within walking distance.

Visit the Marriott Baton Rouge online.

Chase Suite Hotel Baton Rouge

Conveniently located in the heart of Baton Rouge. Chase Suite Hotel Baton Rouge, LA is the perfect destination for business or leisure travel just miles from Downtown Baton Rouge LSU home of the Mighty Tigers, Baton Rouge Metro Airport, U.S.S Kidd, Mall of Louisiana Downtown Centroplex, Alligator Bayou, State Capitol, Casinos, Recreation facilities, Southern University home of the great Jaguars, New Orleans French Quarter and many different Plantation Homes. Only a nine minute drive down I-10 from the festival site.

Visit the Chase Suite Hotel Baton Rouge online or call 888.433.9669,
or locally at 225.927.5630.


Drury Inn & Suites - Baton Rouge

Located just off I-10 on Essen Park, Drury Inn & Suites - Baton Rouge is just an eleven minute drive down I-10 from the festival site.

Visit Drury Inn & Suites - Baton Rouge online or call 800.378.7946,
or locally at 225.766.2022.



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