Hotels in Louisiana

Bed down in one of five cheerful guest rooms—all with private baths, period furnishings and complimentary WiFi—at this historic home (it was the city’s first boarding house) in downtown Lake Charles.

This hotel isn’t for everyone—it’s attached to one of Lafayette’s top music venues—but its dorm-style accommodations (some shared) and private bungalow are a steal.  

This 75-acre farm has a bed and breakfast that’s ideal for families thanks to its petting zoo, horseback-riding trails, and canoeing and tubing trips down the nearby Bogue Chitto River. Choose between three standard rooms or an eight-bed bunkhouse.

This downtown boutique hotel has 22 suites done up in soothing colors, each of which is equipped with Keurig coffee makers, plush robes, and Jacuzzi bathtubs. The newly renovated lobby—with handsome woodwork, leather furnishings and quartz floors—is a great spot to settle in and people watch.

Poised on Canal at the edge of the bustling French Quarter, the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans is an oasis of cool, calm leisure mixed with Southern hospitality.

Just three blocks from the French Quarter, the International House hotel has a white Beaux-Arts exterior dating from the early 1900’s.

The romance of NOLA’s bygone eras prevails in the historic Hotel Montelone’s white-marble lobby, where the chimes of a 1909 hand-carved mahogany grandfather clock have kept time for the century’s most notable politicians, writers, and actors.

After a $9 million renovation, this urban property blends W’s cutting-edge style with sense of place design by architecture firm Nemaworkshop.

This modern waterside behemoth is perfect for families and convention attendees. Located right on the Riverwalk (literally connected to the glass-enclosed walkway via underground passage), the hotel is in easy walking distance to the French Quarter, Warehouse District, and St.

Combining tasteful elegance with a tranquil locale in the most idyllic reaches of New Orleans' Garden District, this Victorian bed and breakfast evokes all the best qualities of old fashioned luxury, from the hand-crafted ornamental woodwork down to the antique chandeliers and furnishings.