Once a massive sugar plantation land, Thibodaux in Louisiana gives visitors a window into the past by means of its dozens of remaining field structures. It has a country vibe and is a quiet and calm city overall. Just over an hour away from New Orleans, people find refuge in this place from the everyday hustle-bustle. It is also home to the Nicholls State University and thus gets its vibrancy and cultural feel of being a college town that everyone loves. Look through our recommendations of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Thibodaux, Louisiana when you have to look for a place to stay and experience this Cajun neighborhood.
Live a little in the past at the Historic Plantation home — an Acadian-style cottage built on a massive 4.5 acre (18210.9 sq. m.) tract of land and surrounded by oaks and formal gardens on the grounds of Orange Grove Plantation. This gated property was originally built in 1840 and then restored in the 1970s. The cottage features hardwood floors, a master suite, one full bath, kitchen and living area with a fireplace on the first floor, a divided loft with two single beds on the second floor, and a washer and dryer. It can host up to eight guests at a time. There is also a pond stocked with trophy bass to enjoy catch and release fishing on the waterfront gazebo just outside.
Historic Plantation HomeHouma, Louisiana, United States
Another plush offering right on the Orange Grove plantation grounds is their very own Orange plantation cottage. This huge cottage can host eight guests in its space where the lower level has a bedroom with a queen-sized bed and an ensuite bathroom with tub and shower. The upper level has a bedroom with two single beds, one queen-sized bed and an attached bathroom with a shower. This place is in the heart of the Bayou Country and within five minutes of several swamp tours.
Orange Grove Plantation CottageHouma, Louisiana, United States
Voluminous, bright, and airy is how one will describe Cecelia’s home in Houma, a southern hospitable city with an incredibly rich history which is just 15 minutes from Thibodaux. This ranch-style home features an open concept living area with a large fireplace and further extends to a fully equipped kitchen and dining area. There is also an enclosed patio for bird and squirrel watching. The bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with a large tiled shower and soaker tub. A walk-in closet is also available. This place qualifies to be a nice luxurious home for two people.
Bed with attached bath in Great LocationHouma, Louisiana, United States
Situated on 25 acres (101171 sq. m.) of country ranch land, this detached guest house is a great getaway for a relaxing time, a home away from home. This place is a well-appointed home for up to four people with a full kitchen, one bedroom, a bathroom, and a living area with a couch that doubles up as a bed. Guests have access to the swimming pool and kayaks are also available for recreational use in the nearby pond. You could also contact the owner well in advance if you would like to enjoy horse riding.
Bayou Blue CottageGray, Louisiana, United States
Modern yet filled with warmth is this quaint homestay in Houma, away from the buzzing city. The hosts quite proudly maintain the happy vibe of this tranquil city and extend it comfortably to all guests. This place is great for a group of four and is complete with a bedroom, two beds, and a shared bathroom. Netflix access on TV and wireless internet are also available. If you are planning an extended stay, the hosts would be willing to give you special discounts on the same.
Quiet, Modern Bed & BreakfastHouma, Louisiana, United States
Perched right across the street from the Downtown Marina, the Houma Port house is the finest place to check yourself in. You will get a snug welcome as you move towards the entrance through a quaint front porch meant for relaxing and watching the boats pass by. The house opens to a living room with TV and extends to two bedrooms, one bathroom, and a study-cum-dining area; ideal for up to five people. The Houma Bayou Wall is just across the street where you can hang out with the turtles and little alligators to your heart’s extent.
Houma Port House (Louisiana cottage sleeps five)Houma, Louisiana, United States
A spacious and airy homestay in Houma, this place provides convenient access to main highways & cities and is just 15 minutes away from Thibodaux. Visitors are highly impressed with the interiors in the living room with three sofas and a TV, the vast open kitchen extending into a dining area, and tastefully done master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. This three-bedroom cottage can sleep six guests at a time and is a great option for students, offshore workers, couples, solo adventurers, and families.
Come on Down to Houma!Houma, Louisiana, United States
Stay in a laid-back neighborhood in Thibodaux when your agenda is to just relax over a weekend. Lee’s home is perfect and can host two guests in its one bedroom home. Guests have access to the kitchen, front open area, backyard, the fitness room, and the living room as desired. The host is a local and can recommend the greatest local Cajun eats, cafes, swamp tours, museums, nightlife or anything else you may be interested in while you’re here.
Laid back neighborhood homeThibodaux, Louisiana, United States
Come to Audrey’s if you want to find the best food, music, and Cajun culture in Louisiana. Popular for their great hospitality, this is another offering from Audrey’s and one amongst their 30 bed and breakfasts. This cottage in Houma has three bedrooms, two bathrooms and is sufficient to sleep in seven guests at a time. They also provide transportation to and fro New Orleans or for touring around town. You could also book their signature swamp tours and charter fishing tours.
Audrey's lil Cajun Mansion, GOOG it
Enjoy a sweet and simple Cajun homestay at Audrey’s mansion. This vacation rental is homely and can accommodate a maximum of six guests in its two-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage. The hospitality of hosts is what they are known for. You’ll be pleasantly surprised to wake up to a lip-smacking local homemade breakfast with scones and beignets. You can spend your day touring the bayou and swamps while watching alligators being fed.
Audery's lil Cajun Mansion/GOOG it3Houma, Louisiana, United States
The Cajun culture: Vibrant and calm at the same time
Thibodaux doesn’t fail to surprise it’s visitors ever. You can enjoy and have a gala time here and yet be away from the maddening crowds. The Jean Lafitte Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center here is a great organization which helps visitors experience the Cajun culture by offering canoe treks in the spring and fall, daily walking tours and Monday night Cajun jam sessions. Well, what are you waiting for? Get packing already!
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