Hotel & Travel

Discover the culture of the Big Easy at Hyatt Regency New Orleans. The hotel is near Caesars Superdome, where you can enjoy views of the arena and the French Quarter from your room. Walk just minutes to the historic French Quarter, Arts District, and Mississippi Riverfront, then unwind at the hotel pool bar with panoramic views. Make memories in eclectic, vibrant New Orleans.

Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.

Checkout: 11:00 a.m.

Room Rate: $279 plus taxes

Reservation Details

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Make Reservations Online

To make reservations by phone call 504-561-1234. When calling, please reference “2024 SQF Unites Conference. Group Code G-FOMI”

Reservation Cut-off Date: February 12, 2024 (though the hotel will sell-out before this date).

Note: The event room block will sell out prior to the reservation deadline so book early.  FMI cannot guarantee hotel rates or availability after the reservation deadline.

*FMI and SQFI reserve the right to review the event room block and remove those individuals who have not registered for the event. One (1) hotel reservation per registered delegate will be accommodated. The hotel reservation should be made under the corresponding registered delegate’s name to avoid confusion. Hotel reservations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, including requests for specific room types.

Hotel Cancellation Policy: 72 hours prior to arrival; cancellations made within 72 hours prior to arrival will forfeit one full night’s room and tax. All reservation changes and/or cancellations must be communicated directly to the hotel.

No-show Policy: Failing to call the hotel or show on the first night of a reservation will result in a no-show fee of one full night’s room and tax charged to the guest and cancellation of the remainder of the reservation.

Early Departure Policy: Upon checking into the hotel, guests will be asked to reconfirm their departure date. After checking in, should the guest choose to depart earlier than the agreed upon departure date, an early checkout fee of one full night’s room and tax will be charged to the guest.

Beware of Unauthorized Hotel Solicitations

FMI and SQFI do not use a third-party company to make hotel reservations or sell rooms on its behalf for this event. If a third-party contacts you offering housing options, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies may have costly consequences.

For any housing questions, please contact Marc Thomas at

Travel Information


Airport Phone: +1 504-303-7500

Hotel direction: 15 miles

Taxi fee: $30-$40 USD (one way)

Uber fee: $50 USD (one way, comfort class)


Hyatt Regency New Orleans offers premium valet services. In addition, there are several nearby parking lots, including the 1301 Girod Parking Garage that connects directly to the hotel. Contact Merit Parking to confirm pricing — (504) 561-0575.

Valet parking, overnight fee: $52 daily, plus taxes.


In March, the average temperature in New Orleans is in the mid 70’s during the day and mid 50’s at night. Pack accordingly.

You Should Bring

  • Casual business attire – most important is that you are comfortable.
  • Conference rooms can get chilly, we recommend bringing layers!
  • Business cards.
  • Portable phone charger for during the day.
  • Comfortable shoes – it’s a big hotel and a long day.
  • The social events are casual and outside so plan so plan to dress in layers in case it’s windy or chilly.
  • Bring a swimsuit! You never know when you want to take a dip or sit in a jacuzzi!


Multiple opportunities will allow you to engage and make valuable connections. Feeling a bit rusty in the art of networking? Read up on How to Network at a Conference.