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We welcome you and can't wait to meet you on your next visit to the Cajun Mansion Bed & Breakfast near Lafayette, Louisiana. There's always a lot going on at the mansion; whether its preparing for local festivals, romantic dinners or just socializing on the patio, it's just part of the southern hospitality that just goes on here.
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Historically, Avery Island is known as the “Salt Dome”. Today, it is known as the birthplace for the only Tabasco sauce factory in the world. Lush with venerable live oaks and subtropical flora, it is just one of the islands that stand tall above south Louisiana. First a quick note about Louisiana Islands: The word…Read More
Acadiana, “The Heart of Acadian” is the name given to our Nova Scotian French settled region here in Louisiana. People living here (Cajuns) have a “work hard, play hard” kind of attitude, which is why our area hosts so many events. There’s a reason why Lafayette is known as “The Hub City” of Louisiana. Over the…Read More
When you stay at the Louisiana Cajun Mansion we want you to feel special; it’s important that every person who leaves the bed and breakfast feels as though they were pampered with our amenities. It doesn’t matter if you are a business traveler, a vacation traveler or you just came for a romantic getaway; we…Read More
There’s no place like Louisiana! We love our music and food and the Festival International de Louisiane offers both in abundance, plus awesome international cultural treats for every visitor! It’s that time of the year when Louisiana promises to offer the best and most fun-filled 5 days of your life. Get ready because the International Festival…Read More
Finding the perfect space for a tea station at your home is easier than you thought! B&Bs are all about relaxation, and one of the most relaxing treats you can experience at a luxury bed and breakfast is a cozy cup of tea. Have you ever wondered why you’ve enjoyed the tea stations at Bed…Read More
Louisiana scenic attraction called the Creole Nature Trail – a 180-mile byway across the state. The rich scenic beauty and boundless wildlife found along the Creole Nature Trail adventure brings joy to millions of visitors annually. As we breeze into springtime here in Acadiana, our thoughts turn to nature. The imprint of Louisiana’s natural bounty…Read More
Mardi Gras, also known as “Fat Tuesday” is a French Catholic celebration that has a long-standing history in Louisiana. It is believed that the first Mardi Gras was held in 1837 in New Orleans but in later years, the tradition spread like wildfire in the southern region. Mardi Gras is known for several things but…Read More
Have you ever heard of Courir De Mardi Gras celebrations in south Louisiana? (Pronounced Kurir D Mardi Gra). If you are not from Louisiana, you would assume that the only way to celebrate Mardi Gras is the way it is done in New Orleans. Many folks assume Mardi Gras consists of only parades where people…Read More
The 2018 Mardi Gras Ball Schedule in Lafayette, La is finalized; so let the party begin! For most Mardi Gras Krewes in South Louisiana, the Carnival is a year-long celebration which all leads to the Balls, the parades, and finally Mardi Gras day. The Children’s Krewe of Oberon Ball and the Krewe of Carnivale en Rio…Read More