Holiday Inn Opelousas
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TravelPod Member ReviewsHoliday Inn Opelousas
Noisy air con!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.
TripAdvisor Reviews Holiday Inn Opelousas
Travel Blogs from Opelousas
After Houston we got the road and ended up in a place called Lafette and checked into the raddison. The next day we braved the grade two hurricane to get to Avery island, the original and only home of Tabasco sauce! The tour was really cool and the company still belongs to the original family and is produced still on Avery island- every single bottle!! The gift shop was ...
We actually slept in this morning (7:00 am). After a quick breakfast at our hotel, we started our adventure using the back roads of Louisiana in search of our Cajun Country Swamp Tour. Not knowing that Rookery Rd would take us deep into the Atchafaylala Swamp! It was surprising. The road was a gravel road surrounded on each side by the swamp. Jim spotted an alligator as he was driving! We also saw hundreds of egrets roosting in the cypress trees. I couldn't have ...
... who work in the village and demonstrate their crafts. There was a story teller, a lady spinning cotton thread who would later weave the thread into cloth, two musicians (guitar and small accordion), a furniture builder whose ancestors have been furniture builders for several generations, and wood carver who made wooden boxes and duck decoys. They were pleasant to talk to and very informative about their ...
... we walked the 1.25 mile walking path. 19 degrees here, but very pleasant (no wind, not humid - SPI had both, and I hate wind, but the wind probably made the humidity bearable there). ;o)
We had local fare at a nice restaurant called The Blue Dog Cafe (named after the blue dog art that is everywhere in the restaurant, by a Louisiana artist named George Rodrigue). Roger had Crab Au Gratin, and I had a bread bowl ...
The Sexus has its biggest challenge yet with a 1500 mile drive to complete in 4 days with Miami being the destination. Our car hasn't failed us yet, the body is slowly falling apart and everyday seems to reveal a new broken part with the speedometer being 20 miles off the mark, the front grill falling out and the bonnet appears to be barely holding shut bouncing up an down.
Driving through the state of Louisiana "Americas Wetlands" was great, the new scenery as opposed to ...