American, Continental, Delta, and Northwest serve the Monroe Regional Airport (IATA: MLU)  east of the city.
Monroe is located on Interstate 20, about 100 miles east of Shreveport and 75 miles west of Vicksburg.
Pecanland Mall Located near Monroe Regional Airport, and anchored by Belk, Burlington Coat Factory, Dillard's, JCPenney, Sears, and a 10-screen movie theatre.
Sage, 1301 N 19th St, ☎ 318-410-9400. Decently-priced, tasty meals, with a good wine selection and salad bar.
Vieux Carre' Gourmet, 1623 N 18th St, . Gourmet wines, cheeses, bread, fish and steaks. This place looks like a store from outside but has a dining area in back with excellent service and food. This is something really different in Monroe and a good place to stock up on special treats.
Comfort Suites Monroe, 1401 Martin Luther King Dr, ☎ 318-410-1005 (fax: 318-410-0145), .
Ramada Monroe, 1601 Martin Luther King Drive (I-20 at Exit 118A), ☎ +1 318 323-1600 (fax: +1 318 323-1600), . (32.490902,-92.082870)
The Atrium (The Brandy House), 2001 Louisville Ave, ☎ 318-326-0641, . Beautiful rooms, particularly the suites. Nice bar. The gym is not currently functional at time of post.
Americas Best Value Inn, 310 Thomas Road (I-20 at Exit 114 North Thomas Rd), ☎ 318-325-5780, . checkin: 2:00pm; checkout: 11:00am. Air Conditioning, Restaurants Nearby, Smoking and Non-Smoking Rooms, Limited Pets, Outdoor Pool, Cable TV, Free Fax/Copy Service, Truck and Bus Park, Internet Access,Free Breakfast, microwaves and refrigerators, hair dryers, in-room coffee in all rooms