Four Seasons, together with developers
Carpenter & Company Inc. and Woodward Interests,
will open a luxury hotel and Private Residences in downtown New
Orleans in late 2020.
The property is owned by Two Canal Owner
LLC, in which both developers are partners.
Located within the World Trade Center, the Four
Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Orleans will be
next to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, financial
center, French Quarter, and Warehouse District, with clear views
of both the city and the Mississippi River.
“New Orleans has been a priority market
for us for many years and we have been waiting for the right
opportunity to make our debut in this dynamic city,” said John
Davison, President and CEO, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts. “We
are in a strong position to enter the market with our exceptional
partners at Carpenter & Company, in the best location in the city,
and by offering an unmatched level of service that only Four
Seasons can deliver. The new hotel and private residences will be
a truly standout property in the city, and in our global
renovations, the World Trade Center will be refreshed with a new
podium and public spaces, as well as the 341-room hotel and 92
private residences on the top floors of the building.
will also encompass meeting and event spaces, four F&B outlets,
retail spaces, spa facilities, and a rooftop pool.
“We are incredibly excited for the upcoming opening
of our new project in New Orleans, one that will see the
transformation of the historic World Trade Center into the best
lifestyle experience in the city,” says Richard L. Friedman,
President and CEO, Carpenter & Company Inc. “Having worked with
Four Seasons for many years, most recently on our new project in
Boston at One Dalton Street, I am confident that they are the
right partners to help create a superior luxury lifestyle
experience, and deliver the highest levels of quality and service
to both visitors and residents.”
hotel will be led by General Manager Mali Carow, a Four Seasons
veteran of almost 20 years.
Mali began her Four Seasons career in
Chicago, rising through the company’s F&B teams in
Washington DC, San Diego, Maldives and Amman, until moving to
Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane in her most recent position
as Hotel Manager.