All our Louisiana collections:
One of the most colourful states in the Union, the Mississippi Delta state of Louisiana wears its richly varied heritage on its sleeve, and everywhere around are hints of the Spanish, Creole, native American, French and Cajun elements that make this state such a rich opportunity for adventurous and culturally-curious visitors. Our pick of the best places to stay in Louisiana are mainly located in the New Orleans, but we've searched out a couple of others further afield that will not disappoint.
As well as a distinct history (it belonged to France until 1803), the so-called “Pelican State” has a landscape that is unique to it, being formed out of the silt washed down from the mighty Mississippi. Its coastal areas are full of sub-tropical wetlands and swamplands that have long been rich breeding grounds of an extraordinary array of flora and fauna, waiting to be explored by boat-borne visitors.
Lousiana’s parishes (as the state’s political subdivisions are known) are full of variation and drama, whether through their dialect and patois or their variation on the distinctive Cajun-influenced dishes.
Although New Orleans is the main tourist honeypot, it is only the gateway to one of the US’s most exciting destinations, whose capital city is Baton Rouge. The Hotel Guru offers you the best places to stay in Louisiana to experience its distinctive world of attractions ranging from the world’s longest bridge (Lake Pontchartrain Causeway) to the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park to the riverboat casinos of Shreveport, and to make sure you are best positioned to enjoy Louisiana’s feast for the senses.
We could name all our New Orleans recommendations in this section, but here's just a couple to whet your appetite!
New Orleans (Louisiana)
Townhouse located in the Bywater District of New Orleans has a saltwater pool, hot tub and BBQ for all guests. Rooms are unique and spacious with private bathrooms. Kitchen facilities available for all, and restaurants and bars are part of the districts make up. A home away from home, great spot.
A traditional, charming hotel in the heart of New Orleans' French quarter. Elegant pool, lavish rooms, Old World decor, four-poster beds, terraces, and hand-painted murals. Has the delicacy and character of a centuries old French Manor house. A glamourous spot in a top location.
Stylish, charming and luxurious. A newly renovated hotel in the heart of idyllic Covington. Features fine-dining, upscale bar, plunge pool, spa, and nearby nightlife. Stunning interiors with lavish, plump beds, and modern artwork and furniture showcasing the work of local artists.
The magnificent mansion from an 1850's sugarcane estate. Breathtaking architecture of grand columns, enormous balconies, and a spectacular rotunda. Overlooks the Mississippi River and it's River Road. Luxurious and historic rooms, endless manicured lawns. Ideal for a traditional Southern retreat.