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Renaissance New Orleans Pere Marquette Hotel Review: The Renaissance Pere Marquette, located in a 1925 building next to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, provides subtle sophistication for upscale travelers and tons of meeting space for those doing business --- nine rooms to be exact, and they fill up quickly. The lobby sets the tone with its Scandinavian design and soft lime green and peach tones. Each floor is named after a jazz legend (though it's disappointing that New Orleans' musicians only rate for three of the eighteen floors), and guests are greeted with jazz trivia with their wake-up calls. Style-wise, everything is toned down, so to speak; the green/beige color scheme is nothing if not relaxing. Because the building once contained offices, there are some curious floor designs. Herman Aeron Miller desk chairs complement work desks, and additional amenities feel almost countless: a pair bathrobes, umbrella, snack bar, safe, in-room movies, high-speed Internet access, two-line phone with data port and so on. The fitness center is small, and there is also a modest-sized pool. Locals and guests flock to MiLa, a southern-influenced French bistro. Valet parking is convenient, but the $42.56 daily charge may induce sticker shock.