Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Metairie

Enjoy the live music and other features of Metairie. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Mercedes-Benz Superdome and City Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Metairie

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Metairie has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Audubon Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Audubon Zoo (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Audubon Nature Institute (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • John P Lyons Memorial Center (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • TPC Louisiana (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Metairie

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Metairie is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • City Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Audubon Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Longue Vue House and Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lafreniere Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • New Orleans Botanical Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Veterans Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Metairie

Fly into New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Metairie?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,217 holiday lettings around Metairie. From 1,127 flats & apartments to 792 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Metairie?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Metairie:

  • French Quarter: 937 holiday homes
  • Marigny: 410 holiday homes
  • Gentilly Terrace: 37 holiday homes
  • Faubourg Lafayette: 917 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 1,122 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Metairie? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Metairie. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Treasure Chest Casino: 2,141 holiday lettings
  • Longue Vue House and Gardens: 2,143 holiday lettings
  • Degas House Historic Home Courtyard and Inn: 2,148 holiday lettings
  • New Orleans Museum of Art: 2,145 holiday lettings
  • Xavier University of New Orleans: 2,150 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Metairie listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Metairie?

Yes, of course. offers 1,127 Flats in Metairie. Our other popular types of Metairie holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 792 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 69 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 796 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Metairie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 429 holiday homes with pool available in Metairie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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