Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Lafayette

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lafayette. Renowned for its football games, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Lafayette

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lafayette a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vermilionville (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Kart Ranch Family Fun Center (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Zoo of Acadiana (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Louisiana Orphan Train Museum (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lafayette

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lafayette is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arceneaux Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Evangeline State Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Martin Luther King Park (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lafayette

Fly into Lafayette, LA (LFT-Lafayette Regional), the closest airport, located 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Lafayette Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lafayette?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 86 holiday lettings around Lafayette. From 18 flats & apartments to 40 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lafayette? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lafayette. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Acadian Village: 109 holiday lettings
  • Kart Ranch Family Fun Center: 114 holiday lettings
  • Alexandre Mouton House: 115 holiday lettings
  • The Mall of Acadiana: 113 holiday lettings
  • Southside Regional Park: 113 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lafayette 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 Lafayette?

Yes, of course. offers 18 Flats in Lafayette. Our other popular types of Lafayette holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lafayette?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Lafayette. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.