Henderson, Louisiana has a lot to offer travelers who are just coming through for the night or looking for a place to stay for several days. Whether you are searching for a spot to park your RV, a comfy hotel, or a full bed and breakfast experience, Henderson and the surrounding areas have a little something for everyone. With some of the country’s best airboat tours, world famous Cajun music, award-winning Cajun cuisine, all against the backdrop of the gorgeous Atchafalaya Basin, we know if you visit us, you will fall in love!
Inns & Cabins
Pat’s Edgewater Inn, located on the Levee road at Pat’s Fisherman’s Wharf is a 28 room lodge with rooms as low as $65 a night (pre-tax). A perfect spot for travelers who want to be close to all the action the Atchafalaya Basin has to offer, Edgewater Inn is a great choice for those looking to stay somewhere with a bar, restaurant, and music venue on the premises.
Similarly, the Lodge at Butte LaRose has large comfortable apartments for rent with full kitchens and stoves in case you want to make chocolate chip pancakes for the kiddos before you begin your day. According to their website reviews, they have canoes and kayaks for rental, as well as ample parking for large vehicles.
If a cabin is more your speed, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana has lots of those too. Bayou Cabins, and Cajun Country Cottages offer several stylish, homey cabins for groups of various sizes. Enjoy a cup of coffee on the banks of the Bayou Teche, or whip up your own gumbo in one of their furnished kitchens.
The Holiday Inn Express on the Cecilia/Henderson exit is a solid, comfortable place to rest your feet. With air conditioned rooms, wi-fi, a sparkling pool and continental breakfast, this IHG property is a safe bet for travelers who want comfort at a value. The Holiday Inn Express is conveniently located a few hundred yards from Interstate 10, and they are active supporters of the Henderson community.
The Microtel Inn in Breaux Bridge, a Wyndham Suites property, is great for families who are passing through and want a good night’s sleep. Business travelers can take advantage of their corporate suites, and Breaux Bridge is just a short drive from Henderson, Louisiana.
For travelers with a little more flexibility, Lafayette is only 15 miles West of Henderson, offering 1 to 4 star hotels in every price range and level of luxury. If you want to be pampered, check out The Carriage House in River Ranch, Lafayette’s work/live community. With day memberships available to City Club in River Ranch, you can work out at their state of the art gym or book a spa day at one of their on-premise day spas.
Louisiana is known across the Unites States for its numerous RV parks. A popular destination since the beginning of Interstate travel in the 1950’s, the Acadiana region sits at the intersection of east-west (I-10) and north-south (I-49) interstates, making it a perfect pit stop for RV and van enthusiasts. Whether you are looking for a laid back party atmosphere or to reconnect quietly with nature, there is an RV park for you near Henderson.
Traditional Bed & Breakfast and Airbnb Properties
For travelers looking to make themselves at home, we have put together a list of some of the best bed and breakfasts within a 20 mile radius of Henderson. If you have never tried staying at an Airbnb, it’s a great opportunity to get a feeling for our lifestyles through the eyes of a local. With safe encrypted credit card processing and ID verification, it is fast becoming the preferred manner of lodging for millions of Americans.
Some of our favorite traditional B&B locations are Bayou Cabins Bed and Breakfast, and Country Charm Bed and Breakfast. For those interested in renting an Airbnb property, sign up for the app and search for “My Playhouse” (Property # 49625717), “The Zydeco House” (Property # 49484192), “Mallard Way” (Property # 33795827), and “Playin Possum” (17409005).