You can book your hotel room by calling the Astor Crowne Plaza. The reservation phone# is 1-866-750-4202, 24 hours, 7 days a week. Our group room rate is $139.00 USD single/double occupancy plus taxes (13% and $2.00 tax).
You have until May 7 to make reservations in order to get this special rate. Remember to say with you are with the "Plone Symposium" to get the $139 USD rate per night and be steps away from Bourbon Street! 739 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
There are "Streetcars" that service the area and will provide you transit to/from your hotel and the symposium. If you are staying in the French Quarter - it should no more than a 15 minute walk to any part of the French Quarter from the Symposium.