Swanky high-rise at the foot of Canal Street offers easy access to Harrah's, Downtown and the bustle of the Quarter.. In Short Casino regulars and business travelers both have reason to patronize this riverside hotel. Steps away from the Central Business District and Harrah's, this prime location offers access to both business and pleasure. The hotel's 285 rooms (choose skyline or river view, both come with contemporary furnishings, CD player and in-room broadband Internet). Luxuriously appointed lobby lounges sport wireless web connectivity for high-octane business meetings or productive people-watching.