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.
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 TownhomeLafayette , Louisiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe love your floors the beautiful wooden stairs your stylish barstools and coffee tablethe beds were amazingly comfortablediana’s place was very stylish and amazingly comfortablethe space from perfect for my family and bed was super comfortablei only stayed for one night but it would have been comfortable for a longer staysuper clean condovery clean and very accommodatingeverything is very clean and comfortableplace was very clean and well appointedvery clean nicely decorated with extra touches and private parking
Host:diana is a wonderful hostgreat host and excellent propertythe host diana is the bestthe hosts are nice and thoughtfuldiana is an awesome host and easy to communicate withRead more reviewsgreat location and beautiful homeexcellent space in a great locationthe location provided easy access to every where i wanted to goafter a long drive from california diana's place was a perfect resting point on our way to floridasuper nice place and nice neighborhood
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 BungalowLafayette, Louisiana, United States
Top guest reviewsthe place is great: cozy strong a/c nice cajun decorthe space is large well equipped and extremely comfortabledecent value and very cleanclean and comfortable and an easy walk to bars and restaurants downtown
Host:joe and val were great hostsvalerie and jo are excellent hosts they are quick to respond to any concerns and questionsthe hosts are great they respond very quickly to any questionshosts are super friendly and responsiveabsolutely wonderful hosts with great tips and local knowledgeRead more reviewsthe location is excellent within walking distance to downtown and had space to park on the streetthe house is in the ideal locationgreat location and lovely spacenice cozy place that’s walking distance to ull and downtownwalking distance to multiple great restaurants and bars
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"Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
Top guest reviewsexactly as pictured very quiet and comfortableit has a very well equipped kitchen for the most partthe bed was nice and there were lots of extras that made my stay comfortablewas very comfortable and was a great place to stay in lafayette would recommendvery clean and well stockedvery clean and comfortablecute place and very cleanonly stayed for one night but very accommodating space plenty of kitchen stuff available if needed and very cleanvery nice clean and well furnished loft apartment and listed at a great price
Host:hosts are very easy to reach and are always helpfulgreat space and friendly hostsit was also very considerate for the host to check in on meit was very easy to interact with the host and it was a great staygreat spot cute quiet neighborhood host were very informative and flexibleRead more reviewsgreat location and even better spacecajun hostel was in a very convenient location and was a comfortable stay for a weekendlocation was acceptable for our personal needsgreat place to stay for the pricethe studio we (a couple) stayed in is comfortable attractive and conveniently located in a quiet neighborhood
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
Top guest reviewseasy access to wifi and tv with all the apps you could wantwifi was great and there were plenty of supplieschocolates are a nice surprise 2 air conditioners are a extra comfort as well enjoy the upstairs comfortthe place is cute but the air conditioning isn’t sufficient to cool the entire studiothe bed and pillows were super comfortable and the space is cozyvery clean and cozy spaceclean & comfort while in lafayette lathe studio was convenient and very cleanvery clean and great locationplace was clean and looked just like the photos
Host:nice and accommodating hostsfriendly and very responsivethis is a great place and a great hostthe owner has great communicationalso a special thanks to the staff for being so accommodating with an error on my behalfRead more reviewssuper close to everythingcute place in a great locationnice location and easy to walk to downtown arealocation is very close to downtown pretty much 5 minutes walking distance to some restaurantslocation is perfect just a short walk from downtown
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
Top guest reviewsthere is a nice pool and the apartments come with all needed amenities (complete kitchen private bathroomthe furnishings are comfortable and love the king size bedit was cool-ish and there was a ceiling fan and plug for my laptopterrific layout and nice poolits right across the pool and is surrounded by beautiful flowers and treesapartment is clean and comfortableit was a real clean placeunit was very clean and well stockthe space was very clean and comfortablegreat space - clean quiet and comfortable
Host:welcoming and friendly by host staff and neighborsleslie is an amazing host and always answers questions and provides resolution if needed very promptlyleslie is an excellent host providing quick responses to questions and on point entry details for the condobest host and most beautiful spot in lafayette hands down thanks leslie your greatgreat condo — even better hostRead more reviewsthe location was amazingthis location is perfect if you need to be close to the hospitalgreat location for a very reasonable priceit was in a good neighborhood with restaurants and stores in walking distancegreat place with a great location
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
Top guest reviewsclean and plenty of towelsvery clean and in ordervery clean and coolclean comfortable and convenientexpect a very clean and spacious environment
Host:host was very responsivehost really kind and thoughtfullwonderful host and awesome experiencejason was a great hostjason was a wonderful host very responsiveRead more reviewsgood location close to downtowngood location and well equippedgood location very near to the center of the townreally nice space close to everythingit is in a fantastic location very central
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.
Top guest reviewsmodern amenities and electronics good wifi and plenty of spacethe furniture is new and so comfortablebeds were comfortable and even had shampoo and conditionerwifi was easy to work as was access to the housevery clean and the air conditioning was amazinga nice clean place to lay your headclean roomy easy checkinit is clean and the beds are comfygreat place sparkling clean and plenty of roomplace was clean and in a nice neighborhood
Host:tyler was a great hosttyler was a great hostfriendly host who responds quickly to messagestyler was very responsive to our requestnice place with a great accommodating hostRead more reviewsgood location close to everythinglocation is very goodgood location near ullgreat location and great pricegreat place centrally located good price
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!Superhost
Top guest reviewsthe space itself is great with kitchen amenities a couch and tv with netflix accessibilitythere are also two fans and an ac unit which was great to help with the humidityit’s a small water heater so expect the hot water to cool down fastremote controlled ac/heat nice little bathroom and kitchen and the bed is comfortable toothe bed is really comfortable and so is the sofaextra clean and comfortablecomfortable and clean in a quiet neighbourhoodplace is cleansuper clean and cozy comfy bed nice outdoor spacealways super clean very quiet and extremely comfortable
Host:nick was a great hostnick was a great hostnick is the best hostnick is also a great host very kind with quick responseshost is outstanding and very quick to respond to questions or requestsRead more reviewscute place with great locationnice location in a neighborhoodwe would definitely choose this location againit's a great location for shopping and restaurantsgreat location nicely decorated very comfortable
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/CajundomeLafayette, Louisiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe couch bed folded down and was ideal for them to sleepit looks just as pictured; it's cozy and invitingthe bath is a good size with great water pressure/temp from the showercute comfortable well-appointed guest cottagevery clean bright and the a/c worked very well against the hot humid lafayette weatherclean thoughtful touchesextremely comfortable and clean many nice touchesclean space for a good pricevery nice neat clean cute spaceit's so beautiful and clean
Host:hosts were very kinddaniel was very friendly and helpfuldaniel was super helpful and prompt responding to my questionshost were extremely nice and helpfulthe hosts are quick to respond and very niceRead more reviewsthe location is greatgreat location close to downtown and familylocation was a great spot close to parks and restaurantsvery cute place in an awesome neighborhoodthis location was very comfortable and peaceful
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, businessLafayette, Louisiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed was super comfy as wellsuper clean cute spaceclean interior matched photoscute clean comfy cottage with a great hostbest little place ever so clean easy to get to and all around a perfect staythe home was clean and well kept
Host:will definitely book again the host was friendly and very helpfuladrienne was an awesome host who made sure all my questions were answeredplace and owner area absolutely perfectthe host was so sweet and communicated so well with usadrienne was a great hostRead more reviewsplus her suggested restaurants were all close and very deliciouswhat a really cool getaway that’s still close to townthis place is so cozy and cute loved the locationperfect place to stay if you're looking to get away for awhileplace was so cute and comfy and everything as described
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.
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