Luxury Hotel Debuts in Baton Rouge, La.

A long-awaited luxury hotel, the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel, has opened in Baton Rouge, La. — Louisiana's capital city — Marriott International announced this month. 

The city's first new construction, full-service hotel in more than 20 years, the property offers 256 guest rooms and 13,000 square feet of meeting space — including a 7,500-square-foot ballroom and eight large meeting rooms — near the Mall of Louisiana and Louisiana State University. Amenities include a fully equipped fitness center, a VIP Club Level, a casual upscale restaurant and a courtyard-style outdoor pool that includes a lounging deck and nearby fire and water features.

"We are creating a one-of-a-kind Renaissance experience that engages the senses the moment you walk through our entrance doors," said General Manager Peter Dunn. "Our four-diamond amenities, our charismatic staff and our surrounding community beckon guests to see, taste and experience all that Renaissance has to offer."

For more information, visit the hotel's website.