FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Buzzell Company
THE SAINT HOTEL ANNOUNCES OPENING DATE
50’x50’ Banner Installed to Spread the Word
Banner installation rendering
Installation of a 50 foot by 50 foot banner which will announce the opening date of The Saint Hotel. A 130 foot extendable “snorkel truck” will install the sign on the Canal Street side of the building (rendering of sign placement above).
Thursday, August 18, 2011
8:00AM until 12:00PM (approx.)
931 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA
(on Canal Street at Burgundy Street)
Available for interviews:
D. Mark Wyant, Sr.
Owner and Developer
The Saint Hotel for Canal Street Lodging LLC
• Address his plans for the property
• Details of the hotel
• Hard hat tours available to accredited media
Built in 1909 and located on Canal Street at Burgundy Street in the world famous New Orleans French Quarter, the historic landmark Audubon Building has been totally renovated and re-christened as The Saint Hotel. Striking a balance between its storied past and limitless future, The Saint Hotel will provide the ultimate luxury lifestyle destination, following its recent $45 million dollar purchase and transformation. The property will reflect a new and contemporary spirit and look while staying true to important designs and traditions, such as the opulent grandeur of the Beaux Arts décor and era. The 166-room, 8-story Saint Hotel includes 320 sq. ft. modern guest rooms; 1450 sq. ft. of meeting and special event space; Sweet Olive, a chef-driven modern American restaurant; the Burgundy Bar offering live jazz; and Halo, a rooftop bar and lounge with panoramic views of downtown New Orleans.
This one-of-a-kind property will provide memorable experiences and surprises with a spontaneous, haute bohemian eclectic, eccentric and edgy sophistication for even the most sophisticated traveler. Ideal for leisure or business, The Saint Hotel is located on the Canal Street streetcar line and a short walk from the French Quarter’s charming galleries, boutiques, antique shops, and music-filled nightclubs while also convenient to the Riverwalk, Saks Fifth Avenue, the Aquarium of the Americas and Harrah's Casino. It is minutes from the Louisiana Superdome and the New Orleans Arena.