Where to stay around Louisiana?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,226 holiday lettings near Louisiana. From 1,482 Houses to 398 Condos/Apartments, 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 Louisiana is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Louisiana?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Louisiana. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • New Orleans: 2,629 holiday homes
  • French Quarter: 1,131 holiday homes
  • Pontchartrain Park: 20 holiday homes
  • New Orleans East District: 39 holiday homes
  • Lafayette: 56 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Louisiana! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Louisiana?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Louisiana with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • New Orleans: 2,629 holiday lettings
  • Lafayette: 56 holiday lettings
  • Baton Rouge: 71 holiday lettings
  • Gretna: 2,539 holiday lettings
  • Venice: 37 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Louisiana?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Louisiana are:

  • New Iberia, LA (ARA-Acadiana Regional): 65 self catering accommodations
  • Lake Charles, LA (CWF-Chennault Intl.): 22 self catering accommodations
  • Shreveport, LA (DTN-Shreveport Downtown): 17 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Louisiana?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Louisiana. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Colonial Plaza Shopping Center: 67 holiday rentals
  • Magnolia Mound Plantation House: 68 holiday rentals
  • Lapalco Village Shopping Center: 2,528 holiday rentals
  • Village Aurora Shopping Center: 2,576 holiday rentals
  • Degas House Historic Home Courtyard and Inn: 2,508 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Louisiana listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Louisiana, USA your home away from home

Louisiana is one of the southern United States, sitting on the Gulf coast between Texas and Mississippi. You could head for self-catering accommodation in Louisiana to visit some of the country’s most important tourist destinations, not least the city of New Orleans, which has a character and style all of its own.

Things to do in Louisiana, USA

One of the most popular destinations for vacation accommodation in Louisiana is New Orleans. Among the many different memorable experiences on offer here are riverboat trips along the Mississippi River – you’ll be able to choose between longer or shorter trips, and on the longer ones you’ll be able enjoy jazz bands and classic cuisine from New Orleans. On the streets of the city you’ll be able to experience the unique atmosphere of this distinctive city – Uptown, Faubourg and the French Quarter are particularly recommended. There are specially organised walking or bicycle trips, providing deeper insight about the city and its history.

West of New Orleans is the region of Acadiana. If you’d like to get to grips with the state’s famous Cajun culture then this would be an ideal spot for vacation rentals in Louisiana. This is where most of the state’s French-speakers live, and the region is known for its unique culture and food, which can be enjoyed at places like Lafayette and Opelousas.

If you’d like to take in some beautiful natural scenery during your holiday at Louisiana vacation accommodation then a great place to go would be the town of Lake Charles, towards the southwest corner of the state. Here you’ll be able to see the swamps and wetlands for which this region of the United States is known, home to a wide variety of species – perhaps most famously, alligators.

Places to visit on holiday in Louisiana, USA

Further north in the state is another fantastic destination for self-catering accommodation in Louisiana. Sicily Island is home to some of the most spectacular natural scenery in the area, with tall hills covered with thick woodland and home to a wealth of wildlife and impressive natural features such as the waterfall Rock Falls.

Weather in Louisiana, USA

Visiting Louisiana self-catering vacation accommodation you’ll encounter a humid subtropical climate, which brings mild or warm weather throughout the year. Temperatures reach the mid-20s as early as April, and the warm conditions last until early-November.

Cheap flights to Louisiana, USA

There are a number of major airports in the state around vacation rentals in Louisiana – if you’re heading to the state from the UK then you could fly with Delta Air Lines or British Airways from London Heathrow (LHR) to Atlanta (ATL) and connect to New Orleans (MSY), Lafayette (LFT), Alexandria (AEX) or Baton Rouge (BTR) with Delta.