Revel in the romance and pageantry of New Orleans’s historic French Quarter at this Resort hotel, where cobblestone streets, gas lamps, wrought-iron balconies and fragrant magnolia blossoms evoke the Antebellum era and colorful Mardi Gras characters and jazz keep things lively. Then stroll along the Sassagoula River to Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, home to Cajun and Creole specialties.
– Themed Pools –
Doubloon Lagoon – Festive decorations, an all-alligator band and a blue sea serpent water slide immerse you in the magic of New Orleans.
– Dining Locations –
Scat Cat’s Club – Unwind with a soothing blend of piano and jazz vocal as showcased by Tom Casey—now performing select nights! Savor Southern-style sips while mulling jazz memorabilia. A full bar is also available. Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory – Dine like a Mardi Gras reveler—bite into a beignet to begin your day, before moving onto a smattering of po ‘ boy sandwiches at lunch. Then, come suppertime, celebrate the spirit of New Orleans with gumbo, jambalaya, fried chicken and more.
– Additional Recreation –
Carriage Rides – Relax on a horse-drawn carriage as you travel through idyllic woodland or along the scenic bank of the Sassagoula River.
Pirate Adventure Cruise – Scallywags 4 to 12 years of age can set sail on a pirate adventure, following clues to discover hidden treasure
Cajun Campfire Acitivities – Gather ‘round as the sun goes down for old-fashioned family fun as you roast marshmallows by a crackling fire.
Bike Rentals – Head to the marina for a leisurely bicycle jaunt along the Resort’s picturesque waterfront walkways.
Surrey Bike Rentals – Ride a covered 2-person or 4-person surrey bike, available for rent from Riverside Levee Marina.
Fishing – Catch and release fish with an old-fashioned cane pole at the rustic wooded alcove on Ol’ Man Island.
Jogging – Run or walk along the lushly landscaped banks of the Sassagoula River on a paved, mile-long path.
Playground – Kids can climb, slide and play at the courtyard playground adjacent to Doubloon Lagoon.
South Quarter Games – For video games, pinball, air hockey and more, stop by this arcade located in The Mint building.
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