Susan's Cottages

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


*Cottage Suites with Five Star Luxury *Jacuzzi Baths *Kitchenette *Balcony *Comfy Beds *T.V.s, Dish Network *Dinning Area *Washer and Dryer in select rooms *Gift Certificates Available ------- CALL SUSAN AT: 318-443-9624 to add any of the following additions.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.6
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.1

country get away

3.8 on December 07, 2016

Clean, Quiet, and Relaxing. Enjoyed the stay and the view of the ducks on the back porch. Would stay again.

Anniversary Getaway

4.4 on November 04, 2016

As always, a very relaxing and private atmosphere. We've stayed multiple times and have never been disappointed.

Lovely Relaxing Cottages

5 on October 05, 2016

Visiting Alexandria with my parents and could not have asked for a more charming place to stay. Stayed in the Carriage House which provided all the comforts of home. Enjoyed slow paced mornings with coffee and visiting together on on the back porch over looking the bayou.

Once again...awesome stay!

5 on September 20, 2016

Susan's Cottages will definitely become our go to place when visiting the in-laws! Susan is so accommodating and the cottages are so relaxing. Our favorite thing is to sit on the back porch and watch the wildlife in the bayou.

Susan was incredible!

5 on August 20, 2016

Our stay, although short, was very relaxing and Susan was great with arranging our stay so quickly! Highly recommend this place!

Had a good time :)

5 on August 07, 2015

This is a nice cozy, quiet, peaceful place to relax. The cottage was very pretty, and the Jacuzzi tub was great to soak in after hiking and biking in nearby Kisatchie National Forest. After supper at one of the nearby restaurants, I enjoyed relaxing on the back porch with coffee and watching the antics of the geese and ducks that hang out on the bank of the bayou. Lots of funny photo opportunities! :-)

Great stay for a wedding night!

3.8 on May 11, 2015

Booking and checking in/out was easy! We stayed here for our wedding night and enjoyed the space, cleanliness, amenities, and distance to the airport the next morning. Would recommend to anyone in the Alexandria area for a wedding night space or weekend getaway!

Great get-a-way

5 on May 10, 2015

Very nice quiet place for a get-a-way.


4.0 on May 09, 2015

We flew to louisanna for a 50th reunion and made a trip around the lower part of the state, staying at a variety go places. Susan's was one of the best, the comfortable bed great placement of furniture and fabulous tub. The deck and turtles made for for a great night. I was disappointed about the kitchen. I was prepared to fix a great dinner, instead had salad only. Salsa s breakfast was wonderful.

Alexandria get away

3.6 on April 29, 2015

Our hostess was very accommodating and had a key waiting for us. When we couldn't find the coffee she was a phone call away. We only had two negative things we observed: 1.) the other guest used the washer and dryer which were adjacent to our room and 2.) there was little room to walk between the bed and the opposite wall. Other than those minor details it was a great place to stay. The bayou view was terrific.

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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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Location Type

Near Airport, Private Bayou Setting, Countryside


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

Directions to property:

From Hwy. 28 West to Rt on Cooper Rd., Go to Stop sign take left on to Bayou Rapides Rd. go 1 mile.

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

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Inn Details

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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, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Microwave, Parking, 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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  • 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
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Each room only has one bed.
  • Childcare Provided: No Children must always be accompompanied by a adult.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments Other, VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash
  • 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.
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Susan, C.F. and Darrell Garon

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About the innkeepers

Metal Arts, Fishing, Gardening

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