Bienvenue House Bed And Breakfast, Saint Martinville, Louisiana
Southeat Louisiana Bed and Breakfast
Bienvenue House Bed and Breakfast circa 1830 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of the few southern antebellum houses regaining after the Civil War. Located in the historic unique town of St. Martinville (one the oldest towns in Louisiana) on the banks of Bayou Teche, homeland to the Acadians-Cajuns you are welcomed with hospitality. Each of the four rooms have fireplaces, canopy beds, gallery upper porch, built in armoires, private baths (antique claw foot tubs), parlor and dining area. "The art of swinging" is seriously practiced here with from porch rocker, back yard swings and gallery rockers. The backyard is a bird sanctuary (birds from Lake Martin rookery). Gourmet Cajun or country breakfasts are served. The area offers a cultural introduction to the Cajun life-Cajun French language, outdoor wonderlands from Atachaflaya Basin to Lake Martin, excellent food, great music-Cajun, Zyedco, wonderful Mardi Gras celebrations and a festival every weekend!
The house is listed in "Haunted Inns of the Southeast" (Shelia Turnage). A paranormal investigation was held by Louisiana Spirits (www.laspirits,com) June 2, 2007.
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Owners: Jill Kuhn
Open Since: 1996
We Accept: Checks, Mastercard and Visa
Price Range: Check with owner as prices may vary
No. of Rooms With Private Bath: 4
Location: In small town and In country
Amenities: Air conditioning, Fireplace in room, Antiques, Canopy beds, Full breakfast and Designated smoking
Sight-Seeing: Museum, Historical site/district and Historical village/park
Water Sports: Canoe rentals, Motorboat rentals, Fishing charters and Fishing
Other Sports: Golf
Out In The Town: Antique shops/malls, Dancing and Crafts
Out In Nature: Hiking trails, Parks, Gardens/arboretum, Nature preserves and Birdwatching
Rides & Tours: Plantation tours and Swamp tours
Lake Martin Bird Santuary, Acadian Memorial, St. Marin De Tours Catholic Chucrh, Avery Island-McIIIhenny Tabasco Co., Atchafalaya Basin/Swamp, Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival, Festival International, New Orleans Jazz Festval
These recreational facilities and attractions are all within 15 miles of Bienvenue House bed and Breakfast.
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