10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Lafayette, Louisiana - Updated 2023


Lafayette, Louisiana, is known as the “Happiest City in America.” This lively place is found in the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun and Creole Country. Filled with a rich history and a vibrant culture, it is famed for the notable Cajun and zydeco music that is still very much alive today. In addition to having seafood restaurants and Mexican restaurants, this city is also a hotspot for Cajun cuisine. It is also called “Hub City” because of its close proximity to major roads. It is a hidden gem that allows tourists to explore smaller towns all around. Join a “Hub City” tour to explore nearby towns and cities, such as Scott, Broussard, and Breaux Bridge, which are all within a 15-minute drive. If you’re ready to try some Cajun cuisine and immerse in the city’s rich culture, search for a beautiful holiday home. Read on to learn about the best Airbnb vacation rentals In Lafayette, Louisiana.

1. Upscale townhouse with a full kitchen (from USD 113)

Like pet-friendly hotels in the area, this upscale townhouse welcomes your furry friends as well. It is located in the heart of Lafayette, just within walking distance of bakeries, festivals, bars, and restaurants. Visit Poupart Bakery, which is 1.6 km (1 mi) away. Dining options are 4.8 km (3 mi) away. The beautiful home has high ceilings and many open spaces for guests to enjoy. It is decked out with all the comforts of fine living, including a full kitchen with silverware, a travel cot, and Wi-Fi. Large windows allow plenty of natural light into the house. Pets are welcome, however, check with the hosts for additional charges. Guests will have to be 21 years old and above to book the place.

La Maison Bleu - KING bed Super Chic New Townhome
Lafayette , Louisiana, United States
356 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we love your floors the beautiful wooden stairs your stylish barstools and coffee table
the beds were amazingly comfortable
diana’s place was very stylish and amazingly comfortable
the space from perfect for my family and bed was super comfortable
i only stayed for one night but it would have been comfortable for a longer stay
super clean condo
very clean and very accommodating
everything is very clean and comfortable
place was very clean and well appointed
very clean nicely decorated with extra touches and private parking
diana is a wonderful host
great host and excellent property
the host diana is the best
the hosts are nice and thoughtful
diana is an awesome host and easy to communicate with
great location and beautiful home
excellent space in a great location
the location provided easy access to every where i wanted to go
after a long drive from california diana's place was a perfect resting point on our way to florida
super nice place and nice neighborhood
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2. Beautiful bungalow near a campus (from USD 75)

This gorgeous, sunny abode is 0.4 km (0.2 mi) away from University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s main campus and is 3.3 km (2.1 mi) away from the airport. Have your coffee by the window then take a short stroll to Downtown Lafayette where you will find plenty of restaurants and bars with live music. The owners live in the apartment next door, so if there is anything you need during your stay, don’t hesitate to ask them. They are keen to help. However, they do not allow pets, smoking, and parties. They will appreciate that guests keep the place quiet after 9 pm.

Cajun Complex: The Bungalow
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
63 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is great: cozy strong a/c nice cajun decor
the space is large well equipped and extremely comfortable
decent value and very clean
clean and comfortable and an easy walk to bars and restaurants downtown
joe and val were great hosts
valerie and jo are excellent hosts they are quick to respond to any concerns and questions
the hosts are great they respond very quickly to any questions
hosts are super friendly and responsive
absolutely wonderful hosts with great tips and local knowledge
the location is excellent within walking distance to downtown and had space to park on the street
the house is in the ideal location
great location and lovely space
nice cozy place that’s walking distance to ull and downtown
walking distance to multiple great restaurants and bars
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3. Sleek studio with a Scandinavian style (from USD 66)

This Scandinavian home boasts tasteful furnishings. It is an upstairs studio that features everything you need such as a fully stocked kitchen and a bathroom with a shower gel, a shampoo, and a conditioner. Beddings are provided too. With all these amenities, it will almost feel like you are staying at a five-star hotel. Take a short stroll to Downtown Lafayette, which is just 1.6 km (1mi) away. Parking is free and shared with other neighbours. Quiet hours are expected from 10 pm to 7 am.

Cajun Stays The Loft Pet Friendly
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
352 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
exactly as pictured very quiet and comfortable
it has a very well equipped kitchen for the most part
the bed was nice and there were lots of extras that made my stay comfortable
was very comfortable and was a great place to stay in lafayette would recommend
very clean and well stocked
very clean and comfortable
cute place and very clean
only stayed for one night but very accommodating space plenty of kitchen stuff available if needed and very clean
very nice clean and well furnished loft apartment and listed at a great price
hosts are very easy to reach and are always helpful
great space and friendly hosts
it was also very considerate for the host to check in on me
it was very easy to interact with the host and it was a great stay
great spot cute quiet neighborhood host were very informative and flexible
great location and even better space
cajun hostel was in a very convenient location and was a comfortable stay for a weekend
location was acceptable for our personal needs
great place to stay for the price
the studio we (a couple) stayed in is comfortable attractive and conveniently located in a quiet neighborhood
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4. Charming condo with a pool (from USD 45)

This charming condo is one of the amazing Airbnbs with a pool in Lafayette. It offers this kind of perk with such an affordable price. Guests are free to use the fully equipped kitchen, courtyard, pool, barbecue area, gazebo, fitness room, and laundry facilities. Wi-Fi is available for guests to use. The place is within walking distance of restaurants and shops. It is also a five-minute drive to CAJUNDOME Arena & Convention Center. Dine at Edie’s Biscuits for breakfast.

Charming Courtyard Condo
125 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a nice pool and the apartments come with all needed amenities (complete kitchen private bathroom
the furnishings are comfortable and love the king size bed
it was cool-ish and there was a ceiling fan and plug for my laptop
terrific layout and nice pool
its right across the pool and is surrounded by beautiful flowers and trees
apartment is clean and comfortable
it was a real clean place
unit was very clean and well stock
the space was very clean and comfortable
great space - clean quiet and comfortable
welcoming and friendly by host staff and neighbors
leslie is an amazing host and always answers questions and provides resolution if needed very promptly
leslie is an excellent host providing quick responses to questions and on point entry details for the condo
best host and most beautiful spot in lafayette hands down thanks leslie your great
great condo — even better host
the location was amazing
this location is perfect if you need to be close to the hospital
great location for a very reasonable price
it was in a good neighborhood with restaurants and stores in walking distance
great place with a great location
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5. Spacious and modern loft in the heart of Lafayette (from USD 82)

Situated in the heart of Lafayette, this modern loft is well-positioned for you to explore the city. You’ll easily find various things to do. Since it is fully equipped with all the necessities for living and designed with thoughtful touches by the hosts, your stay will be a memorable and comfortable one. The place is two blocks away from a dozen restaurants and is within walking distance of bars. Feel free to make use of the free bikes for exploration. Note that smoking, pets, and parties are not allowed. However, smoking is permitted outside the rental.

Spacious loft in heart of Lafayette + Free Bikes
468 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
clean and plenty of towels
very clean and in order
very clean and cool
clean comfortable and convenient
expect a very clean and spacious environment
host was very responsive
host really kind and thoughtfull
wonderful host and awesome experience
jason was a great host
jason was a wonderful host very responsive
good location close to downtown
good location and well equipped
good location very near to the center of the town
really nice space close to everything
it is in a fantastic location very central
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6. Comfortable abode near downtown (from USD 89)

This humble abode offers great value for your stay. Located 10 minutes away from downtown and Interstate 10 by car, it offers convenience for guests who want to explore the area nearby. Guests are free to use the washer and dryer. The host is known to be responsive, so if you have any questions, feel free to ask anytime. Smoking or parties are not allowed. However, pets are welcome. Keep in mind that you must have everything cleaned to avoid paying a cleaning fee.

Home away from home, 3 bedroom house, two bath.
226 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern amenities and electronics good wifi and plenty of space
the furniture is new and so comfortable
beds were comfortable and even had shampoo and conditioner
wifi was easy to work as was access to the house
very clean and the air conditioning was amazing
a nice clean place to lay your head
clean roomy easy checkin
it is clean and the beds are comfy
great place sparkling clean and plenty of room
place was clean and in a nice neighborhood
tyler was a great host
tyler was a great host
friendly host who responds quickly to messages
tyler was very responsive to our request
nice place with a great accommodating host
good location close to everything
location is very good
good location near ull
great location and great price
great place centrally located good price
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7. Tastefully decorated dwelling with an inviting ambience (from USD 62)

This tastefully decorated studio in the heart of Lafayette has an inviting ambience. It is a quick drive to Cajundome Convention Centre where events, weddings, and exhibitions take place. It is also near downtown where you will find restaurants and bars that host live music. If you feel lost on what to do, feel free to contact the host who will be happy to advise you on great spots to visit during your stay. The studio features all the comforts for living such as a fully equipped kitchen and beddings. However, it does not have a washer and does not allow smoking, pets, and parties.

Cozy studio in the heart of Lafayette!
212 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space itself is great with kitchen amenities a couch and tv with netflix accessibility
there are also two fans and an ac unit which was great to help with the humidity
it’s a small water heater so expect the hot water to cool down fast
remote controlled ac/heat nice little bathroom and kitchen and the bed is comfortable too
the bed is really comfortable and so is the sofa
extra clean and comfortable
comfortable and clean in a quiet neighbourhood
place is clean
super clean and cozy comfy bed nice outdoor space
always super clean very quiet and extremely comfortable
nick was a great host
nick was a great host
nick is the best host
nick is also a great host very kind with quick responses
host is outstanding and very quick to respond to questions or requests
cute place with great location
nice location in a neighborhood
we would definitely choose this location again
it's a great location for shopping and restaurants
great location nicely decorated very comfortable
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8. Lovely haven with modern amenities (from USD 85)

This home may be tiny, but it is packed with many modern amenities. It features all the comforts of a home, such as a full kitchen, a washer, a dryer, linen, towels, free Wi-Fi, Apple TV, and Netflix. The main draw is that the home is 1.6 km (1mi) away from all the action. The rates of the rental depend on high-demand festivals, such as Festival International, Festival Acadiens et Créoles, and Mardi Gras. An additional fee applies if the key is not returned before leaving the property or if the place is left a mess.

Dan’s Tiny Home Near Downtown/UL/Cajundome
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
205 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch bed folded down and was ideal for them to sleep
it looks just as pictured; it's cozy and inviting
the bath is a good size with great water pressure/temp from the shower
cute comfortable well-appointed guest cottage
very clean bright and the a/c worked very well against the hot humid lafayette weather
clean thoughtful touches
extremely comfortable and clean many nice touches
clean space for a good price
very nice neat clean cute space
it's so beautiful and clean
hosts were very kind
daniel was very friendly and helpful
daniel was super helpful and prompt responding to my questions
host were extremely nice and helpful
the hosts are quick to respond and very nice
the location is great
great location close to downtown and family
location was a great spot close to parks and restaurants
very cute place in an awesome neighborhood
this location was very comfortable and peaceful
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9. Cozy cottage for two (from USD 102)

This cozy cottage is perfect for couples or single travelers. It is a romantic retreat for couples. It includes a hot tub and a flat-screen TV. It features a kitchenette, a sitting area, and a semi-secluded balcony. Guests are free to use the Wi-Fi and smoke on the balcony. Being just off I-10 and I-49, the property is accessible to many places of interest. Note that it is not suitable for children and infants. Guests who stay longer than seven days will need to pay a cleaning fee.

La Solange Honeymoon Cottage, romantic, business
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
348 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was super comfy as well
super clean cute space
clean interior matched photos
cute clean comfy cottage with a great host
best little place ever so clean easy to get to and all around a perfect stay
the home was clean and well kept
will definitely book again the host was friendly and very helpful
adrienne was an awesome host who made sure all my questions were answered
place and owner area absolutely perfect
the host was so sweet and communicated so well with us
adrienne was a great host
plus her suggested restaurants were all close and very delicious
what a really cool getaway that’s still close to town
this place is so cozy and cute loved the location
perfect place to stay if you're looking to get away for awhile
place was so cute and comfy and everything as described
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10. Come and explore Lafayette

There are plenty of delicious Cajun dishes to savour in Lafayette. With popular festivals, such as Mardi Gras, Festival International, Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival, Festival Acadiens et Créoles, and Gulf Brew, Lafayette is vibrant with many activities for you. Visit the city and book one of these best vacation homes.

Looking for more places to stay? Check out some cheap hotels and hotels with hot tub also found in the city.

Pretty guesthouse for couples

This studio is perfect for couples on weekend getaways. It features all the comforts of living such as a full kitchen with condiments and a bathroom. There is no washing machine or a TV, however. Guests are free to use the high speed Wi-Fi. A car will be rented for their use. Complimentary wine and chocolate are available for stays of two nights or more. Outside the rental, you will see Parc San Souci where live music and festivals take place. The popular Mardi Gras parade comes by this neighbourhood, giving you an opportunity to see how exciting the event is. The rate changes for high-demand festivals, so do check beforehand. Pets are welcome, but smoking and parties are forbidden.

Cajun Stays "Studio Downtown Vermilion"
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
491 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easy access to wifi and tv with all the apps you could want
wifi was great and there were plenty of supplies
chocolates are a nice surprise 2 air conditioners are a extra comfort as well enjoy the upstairs comfort
the place is cute but the air conditioning isn’t sufficient to cool the entire studio
the bed and pillows were super comfortable and the space is cozy
very clean and cozy space
clean & comfort while in lafayette la
the studio was convenient and very clean
very clean and great location
place was clean and looked just like the photos
nice and accommodating hosts
friendly and very responsive
this is a great place and a great host
the owner has great communication
also a special thanks to the staff for being so accommodating with an error on my behalf
super close to everything
cute place in a great location
nice location and easy to walk to downtown area
location is very close to downtown pretty much 5 minutes walking distance to some restaurants
location is perfect just a short walk from downtown
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