Hotel Details Local Guide
- This hotel is in the city center
- Closest City: NEW IBERIA
- Local Time Zone : GMT-6
Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT)
- Distance from hotel: 20 MI/ 32.19 KM East
What's old is new again at the antebellum-era plantation home Shadows on the Teche. Originally built in 1831 as the home of sugarcane planter David Weeks and his wife, Mary, Shadows on the Teche now serves as a reminder of 150 years of local history.
Exotic wildlife abounds in semi-tropical southern Louisiana and you may even spot a few interesting species when you leave the hotel's comfort. In and around New Iberia, LA, you might see alligators, blue herons and the once nearly extinct snowy egrets.
Don't Go Home Without
Don't miss the Conrad Rice Mill less than three miles from our hotel. Rice in New Iberia, LA has played a major roll in shaping the city's economy. Established in 1912, the Conrad Mill is the oldest in America and is also a National Historic Landmark.
The 25-acre Rip Van Winkle Gardens is a must-see for folks visiting the area, and our hotel's location in New Iberia off Highway 14 makes it a quick trip to the lush banks of Lake Peigneur. Here, you'll find an explosion of flowers and exotic wildlife.
Our hotel's location in New Iberia, LA is less than eight miles from the legendary McIlhenny Company Factory, home of Tabasco sauce. You can tour the factory, explore the 250-acre Jungle Gardens and spot wildlife (including alligators!) at Bird City.
Museum or Gallery
Distance from hotel: 4 MI/ 6.44 KM East
Distance from hotel: 6 MI/ 9.66 KM South East