We are in the heart of Cajun and Zydeco music, food and culture. Bungalow is a separate space like a standard hotel room w a beautiful relaxing setting on the Bayou. We have hammocks by the pergola, a hammock by the water, kayaks, saltwater pool & outdoor shower to enjoy. There are 3 in and out cats on the property but none are allowed in the bungalow. We provide a kitchennette with refrigerator and convection oven. There is not a full kitchen in the bungalow.
Our property is 1 acre landscaped with fruit trees, flowers, cypress trees as well as 4 100 yr live oaks with beautiful Spanish moss draped branches overlooking the Bayou Teche. We are in the heart of Cajun Country, where Cajun and Zydeco music are world famous. There is so much to do here we recommend a minimum of 2 days to get a taste of the culture.
Our bungalow offers privacy as it is a separate building to our home that stands at the end of a beautiful architectural carport. It is the size of and offers similar amenities of a standard size 375 sq foot hotel room. Although it does not overlook the bayou directly it does have its own private side yard and all guests are invited to use and enjoy all of the property. Kayaks with direct access to the water (at no additional cost), beautiful landscaping and hammocks by the pool and bayou are a few of the things that make this a magical space. Also, for your pleasure, is our beautiful 60 foot salt water lap swimming pool with pergola and outdoor shower that is like an instant trip to the beach. Because we live in the semi tropics, swimming can be good from April thru October.
The cottage is appointed with a queen size bed, good sized work desk/dinning table, love seat, kitchenette w refrigerator, convection oven and coffee and tea makers. There is also a CD player/radio, wifi and cable TV w Netflix and Hulu. There are photos on our site of our travels around the world as well as our massage room that is used for those guests that choose to receive a massage for an added fee.
Continental breakfast fixings provided.
Breaux Bridge is a quiet town of about about 7,500 on the outskirts of and just 7 miles away from the city of Lafayette Louisiana. Lafayette has Downtown Live on Fridays spring thru fall and there is an Art walk on the second Saturday of the month in downtown Lafayette. Randall's, Pont Breaux, Cafe des Amis, La Poussiere, Whiskey River and Vermillionviile are a few of the many venues available for music and dance.
Many antique and junk shops We are a sweet quiet 1/2 mile walk away in downtown Breaux Bridge:
Buck and Johnny's People come from all over the world to dance to live music on Saturday mornings at 8:30 AM at the famous Zydeco breakfast.
Joie de Vivre Coffee and Culture Cafe offers a cajun jam every Saturday afternoon after the zydeco breakfast. Their lunch is fresh and homemade deliciousness. Check out their website for special events.
Other activities include downtown Breaux Bridge antique shops, Avery Island (home of Tabasco 20 minutes way), Longfellow's Evangeline Oak (inspired his poem), Jean Lafitte film of the cajuns, Lake Martin's egrets, herons, alligators, roseate spoonbills and/or a Plantation Tour.
Washer and Dryer available upon request.
Enjoy a weekend getaway. Come see for yourself!
Owners are LA state licensed massage therapists. Trent is available Swedish and deep tissue upon request for an added fee. Trent and Linni both do Polarity Therapy energy balancing and ELAN Lights and/or Gong sonic massage also energy balancing are also available upon request. Call to schedule or ask about this service upon arrival.
Acesso de hóspedes
all outdoor spaces are available for our guests' pleasure including the gardens, outdoor sitting areas, deck overlooking the bayou, pergola, swimming pool, swing, kayaks and hammock by the bayou and our latest addition of an outdoor shower w warm water for those that enjoy the delight of showering with complete privacy in the sunshine or moonlight. Please note that the massage room is in our home and available for those that choose to schedule a massage for an added reasonable fee.
Interação com hóspedes
We like to give our guests their privacy but are available to visit with our guests and share stories about travels and interests with one another if they want and we are available to assist or recommend places to go or where to eat.
Outras coisas a ter em conta
We offer a Continental Breakfast which includes Coffee, tea, milk, juice, filtered water, granola, biscotti or muffins and fruit.
We do not offer a full kitchen but we do have a small refrigerator for storage and a convection oven in the cottage for cooking or warming up leftovers. with dishes and glass wear for your use along with a coffee pot and teapot. The basic amenities found in a hotel room.
Our newest addition is a wonderful outdoor shower.
No smoking in the bungalow. No pets.
This is located in a quiet neighborhood setting, so please no loud voices or music late at night.
Kayaks are available for local use on the bayou on the property and not to be taken off the property elsewhere.
Washer and Dryer available upon request.
All areas of the property are available for your enjoyment including swimming pool the hammock and furniture by the bayou's edge. No glass containers in the pool area and, for safety's sake, please do not swim alone.