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Susan's Cottages

7107 Bayou Rapides Rd. , Alexandria, LA 71303 USA (Show map)
4.5
90 Reviews
$125 - $145
per night

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About

*Cottage Suites with Five Star Luxury *Jacuzzi Baths *Kitchenette *Balcony *Comfy Beds *T.V.s,Dish Network DVD *Dinning Area *Washer and Dryer in select rooms *Light Breakfast Snacks located in room upon check-in are Free *Gift Certificates Available ------- CALL SUSAN AT: 318-443-9624 to add any of the following additions. *1. Home Cooked Breakfast - $15.00 per person *2. Dozen Roses - $ 75.00 *3. Chocolate Covered Strawberries - $36.00 (1 dz.) *4. Balloon Bouquet - $45.00 Additions must be added at booking time.

Rooms & Rates

Gardeners Cottage

Our Gardeners Cottage is a warm cozy retreat, which offers a wonderful Large King Sized Bed, A Romantic Heart Shaped Jacuzzi, a Kitchenette, small TV,DVD w/ remote and Ceiling Fan. A beautiful set of French Doors opens up to a wonderful Balcony overlooking Beautiful Bayou Rapides. Kitchenette area has silverware, dishes, Microwave, Toaster oven, Coffee Pot, Sink, Small Refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $145 - $145

Rose Cottage

This luxurious cottage has all the finest amenities. You will enjoy a large jacuzzi tub, a separate glass encased shower, fine linens, a large dining area, kitchenette, beautifully crafted bed and dresser, washer and dryer, ceiling fan, small TV, DVD and remote. A set of french doors that open to a gorgeous balcony overlooking the beautiful Bayou Rapides, where you can site at our Bistro and enjoy a relaxing evening.Kitchenette area has silverware and dishes, Microwave, Toaster oven, Coffee Pot, Sink, refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $145 - $145

Magnolia Room

This room features a queen size bed, Jacuzzi Tub, small TV, Kitchenette, Balcony, Bayou View, Designer Decor, High-quality linens and bedding, Dining Area, Located near Airport and Shopping. Kitchenette area has silverware and dishes, Microwave, Toaster oven, Coffee Pot, Sink, refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $125 - $125

Sweetheart Room

This room features a Queen Sized Bed, Jacuzzi Tub, small TV, Kitchenette, Washer and Dryer, Balcony, Bayou View, High-quality Linens and Bedding, Designer Decor, Dining Area, Airport and Shopping Nearby. Kitchenette area has silverware and dishes, Microwave, Toaster oven, Coffee Pot, Sink, refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $125 - $125

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Reviews

Overall
4.5

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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.5
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Dining4.1

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90 Reviews

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Absolutely Lovely

5 on September 29, 2014

For our 10 year anniversary, the Gardeners Cottage was perfect. King sized bed, heart shaped Jacuzzi Tub and plenty of room for just two. The Dozen Roses and Chocolate Covered Strawberries were there waiting and a hearty home cooked breakfast was delivered at 0900 on the dot the following morning. The kitchenette area had snacks and the mini-fridge was full of cokes and juices with ice available too. The double door back porch/balcony offers a sneak peek into Louisiana Life overlooking a lily pad filled bayou surrounded by Cypress Trees. The grounds are as immaculate as the inside of the Cottage. I made reservations for this place and everything went perfect. The room was ready, the specialties were delivered and the service was top notch. The pricing for this place is very fair considering the privacy you receive and the beauty of the place. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to get away for a night or two. By the way, there (is) a door on the bathroom and as far as the Tv Combo…..well we weren’t there to watch TV.


Much less than I expected!

1.8 on July 13, 2014

Undersized air conditioning unit can't keep up with the Louisiana humidity and heat in July. Ceiling fan rattles and shakes. I was surprised it didn't fall on us during our stay. Owner doesn't allow bubble bath in the jacuzzi tub and threatens with a $200 cleaning fee if you add bubble bath. No trash, cleaning or towel services provided. No detergent, etc to use washer/dryer that is advertised. The little tv/DVD combo on top of the china cabinet leaves much to be desired. No door on the bathroom, only a curtain. Nothing screams romance like sitting on a toilet in the kitchenette/bedroom! It's a gorgeous, peaceful setting, but I'd suggest bringing your own food, beverages and comforts of home along with you. I'd have much rather stayed in town with a continental breakfast and access to more amenities. I would have expected to pay $65 a night or less for such a room.


Great find!

4.8 on July 09, 2014

This cabin was just what my husband and I were looking for to go for a quiet, relaxing weekend to celebrate our anniversary! Clean, clean, clean!


Very Nice

4.8 on July 08, 2014

We stayed in the Rose Cottage and it was very clean, and we loved how the cottage was decorated. Very nice and relaxing stay.


Awesome

5 on June 25, 2014

My husband and I went to the cabin this past weekend for our 2 yr anniversary. The décor and food was awesome. It was very peaceful and romantic. Susan and her son were some of the nicest people that I have met. We will be going back to stay. The Greelys


Honeymoon Stay

5 on March 16, 2014

The cottage was beautiful and we had an amazing honeymoon night there. Mrs. Susan was very helpful with our early morning checkout for our flight.


The perfect getaway

4.6 on February 20, 2014

My fiance and I stayed here for Valentines Weekend and it was outstanding. Clean and very inviting. Susan was so sweet and very attentive to all of our needs (more like WANTS) I would recommend anyone to stay here and we wil definitely stay here again. Loved everything about the cottage!


CHARMING B/B

5 on February 19, 2014

OUR STAY AT SUSANS COTTAGES WAS FANTASTIC. THE SERVICE WAS ABSOLUTELY AWESOME, THEY WERE FRIENDLY, WARM AND CARING. THE ROOMS WAS VERY ROMANTIC. THEY PROVIDED ME WITH EVERY THING THAT I ASKED FOR. IT WAS A WEEKEND GETAWAY FOR ME AND MY GIRLFRIEND AS WE WERE CELEBRATING OUR FIRST VALENTINES TOGETHER AND OUR ANNIVERSRY ALSO. WE WILL BE GOING BACK IN THE FUTURE. I RECOMMEND SUSANS COTTAGES TO ANYONE THAT WANTS TO STAY AT A BED AND BREAKFEST.


The BEST place to stay in Alexandria, Louisiana

5 on January 16, 2014

Though a ways out of the downtown area, this is absolutely the best place to stay in the entire town of Alexandria. Charming, clean, and very comfortable accommodations, relaxing atmosphere, kitchenette facility in each cottage, great spa tub, and friendly people. Each cottage has a private deck for relaxing and looking out at the bayou, away from traffic. We have stayed there twice on our previous visits and are more impressed each time we stay there. Refuse to stay in other hotels in the area now that we've stayed at Susan's!


Cozy cottage

5 on August 21, 2013

My husband and I were celebrating his birthday and our 1st wedding anniversary. We rented the "Rose Cottage". It was so cozy, clean, smelled nice, and the view from the back porch was simple and quiet. We enjoyed the jacuzzi, the bed, and the juice in the ice box! Our breakfast that next morning was so delicious! Susan brought us eggs, bacon, grits, has browns, biscuits, and it was topped with muscadine jelly. We plan to return, not sure when, but I know we will be back!


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Location

Location Type

Near Airport, Private Bayou Setting, Countryside

Airport

Alexandria, LA (AEX-Alexandria Int'l) 7 miles

Directions to property:

Turn Rt. onto Vandenburg Dr. go to Stop sign, take Rt. onto Bayou Rapides Rd. go 5 miles.

Area Attractions

Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Lake, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Tunks Cypress Inn Dinning & Entertainment, Alexandria Mall, Caughlin Saunders Performing Arts, Alexandria Zoo, Kincaid & Cotile Lakes & Bayou Rapides, Red River Amphitheatre, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Cottage, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Copier, Fax Machine, Telephone, Washer/dryer , Bubble bath is not allowed. , Free Parking, No wedding Facility available

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Videos

On-site activities

Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hunting, Area Lakes: Cotile, Kincaid, Cleco, Red River, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00-5:00 P.M.
  • Check Out:: 11:00 A.M.
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No Penalties will be charged if rooms are smoked in.
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Each room only has one bed.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Deposit Amount Required: Deposit of first night stay. Must Call in advance to Arrange late check-in anytime (after 5:00 p.m.), please call 318-443-9624 to make those arrangements.
  • Cancellations: 96 hour required cancellation or first night will be charged.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Susan, C.F. and Darrell Garon

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

Metal Arts, Fishing, Gardening

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Meals

Breakfast

Eggs, bacon or sausage,grits, toast or biscuits

  • Cost: 15.00 each
  • Time Served: 9:00 am
  • Serving Location: Free Breakfast Snacks are In Room Upon Check-in, Guest room

Details

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7107 Bayou Rapides Rd. , Alexandria, LA 71303 USA (Show map)

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