Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Baton Rouge

The area's live music and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Baton Rouge. Renowned for its football games, casino gaming and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Baton Rouge

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Baton Rouge has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mike the Tiger Habitat (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Howell Park Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Baton Rouge Zoo (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Rockstar Racing (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Blue Bayou Waterpark (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Copper Mill Golf Club (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Baton Rouge

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Baton Rouge is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arsenal Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • North 14th Street Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Expressway Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Terrace Street Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Gayosa Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Rivault Memorial Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)

Transport options to and around Baton Rouge

Fly into Baton Rouge, LA (BTR-Baton Rouge Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Baton Rouge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 101 holiday lettings near Baton Rouge. From 36 Houses to 46 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Baton Rouge is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Baton Rouge?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Baton Rouge. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Anna T. Jordan Community Park: 94 holiday lettings
  • Circle Bowl: 89 holiday lettings
  • Hollywood Casino: 91 holiday lettings
  • Tuscarora Street Park: 90 holiday lettings
  • Roosevelt Street Park: 89 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Baton Rouge listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Baton Rouge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 36 Houses in Baton Rouge. Our other popular types of Baton Rouge holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Baton Rouge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 24 holiday homes with pool available in Baton Rouge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.