Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home

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Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home

Entire home

Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire home

4 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 9

Popular amenities

  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
Ponchatoula, LA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSafari Quest Family Fun Center8 min drive
  • Popular LocationLouisiana Children's Discovery Center10 min drive
  • Popular LocationZemurray Park11 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 9
2200 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2
    Bathtub/shower combo

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home

Vacation home in Ponchatoula with free breakfast and fitness center
This house is135 year old with most of its walls and structure restored in its original condition and foundations have been worked on to hopefully give this old gem another 135 years go. :) Find your perfect home away from home with all extra accommodations for guests up to 9 in our 4 bedroom charm . We are happy to accept your pets for as long as they are trained and we do our best to keep the grass cut before guests stays for them to enjoy the fenced in backyard. There are baggies in the drawer for the 💩 .
Upon arrival please use the private driveway to park. Combination lock will be provided prior to your stay.
Master bedroom has a private bathroom. 2 queen bed bedrooms and bunk bed room have a common bathroom with clawfoot tub and shower. All rooms have televisions with Hulu live tv and smart access movie options. The side door will be operated with your very own private code to enter. Toiletry, Shampoo, Soaps will be provided. Extra Towels, Linens, Blankets are provided. There is a Washer and Dryer with detergent and cleaning supplies to use for all of our guests. The kitchen is fully stocked with essentials and checked/updated before each guest stay. The backyard is fenced in and a BBQ with smoker and a large picnic table is there to use for our guests.
Breakfast, Complimentary Coffee and a few snacks will be provided and available to you upon arrival to make your stay truly one that makes you feel at home.
Step outside to enjoy an outdoor campfire, private backyard, or walk 5 minutes and be in the midst of a quaint Antique shopping experience or a dine and wine enjoying a live band at roux & brew 7 days a week.
Downtown New Orleans is 45 min., Baton Rouge 35 min., Mandeville, LA 20 min.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.
Recreational amenities at the vacation home include a fitness center.

Property manager

Ursula Segers


Dutch, English, French

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safety and Health Administration (Thailand)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Property is kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Car not required


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Blender
  • Spices
  • Toaster


  • Free breakfast available


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Hair dryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove


  • TV with cable/satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Firepit


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly
  • 2 per room
  • Welcoming cats and dogs only


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In the city center
  • Near a hospital
  • Near a zoo

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Golf nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 9
  • Unit size: 2200 sq ft (204 sq m)

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Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets allowed
Welcoming dogs and cats only
2 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host (a party not acting within their trade, business or profession).
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Parties and events (including family gatherings, birthday parties and weddings) are allowed on site; maximum attendees: 12
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

A car is not required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Vrbo Property
Ponchatoula Historic Away From
Ponchatoula Historic Home Away From Home Ponchatoula
Ponchatoula Historic Home Away From Home Private vacation home

About this area


Located in Ponchatoula, this vacation home is in the city center. Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum & Veterans Archives and Independence Italian Cultural Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Chappapeela Sports Park and Louisiana Children's Discovery Center. Motor boating and fishing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cycling nearby.

What's nearby

  • Safari Quest Family Fun Center - 8 min drive
  • Louisiana Children's Discovery Center - 10 min drive
  • Zemurray Park - 11 min drive
  • Southeastern Louisiana University - 14 min drive
  • Tickfaw State Park - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Hammond Station - 13 min drive


  • Mi Patio Mexican Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Roux & Brew Seafood and Steak House - 8 min walk
  • Paul's Cafe - 8 min walk
  • Berrytown Corner Cafe - 8 min walk
  • La Carreta - 9 min walk

Frequently asked questions

Is Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home pet-friendly?

Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room).

How much does it cost to stay at Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home?

As of Nov 26, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home on Nov 28, 2022 start from $160.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Where is Ponchatoula Historic Home away from Home located?

Located in the heart of Ponchatoula, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of North Oaks Medical Center, North Oaks Health System, and Fresenius Medical Care. Fresenius Medical Care and Chappapeela Sports Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 52 out of 55 reviews" "
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lots of parking, Quite and very clean. Also house located in very nice area
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2022

5/5 Excellent

Warren S., Davie
Wedding and family gathering
The property was awesome and was a perfect location. Ursula was an amazing host and very attentive to all our needs. I would highly recommend this location this property.
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

Tiffany M., Slidell, Louisiana
Perfect Location
This little piece of heaven is tucked in a centrally located area of Ponchatoula. Our daughters wedding was at The Oaks and everything from the rehearsal party to the wedding day was just perfect. Ursler thank you so much for making it easy to get everything together. The May Family
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2022

4/5 Good

Hannah D.
We had a great time! The rental was very clean. Stocked with water, tea, and coffee. Nice soft music was playing when we arrived. Really close to good restaurant and a good middle between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. We will definitely stay here again if we come back to the area.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

Maria M.
Enjoyable stay
Location was great, secure neighborhood. Home is stocked with all your toiletry & kitchen needs. Host responded promptly & courteous during correspondence.The strawberries she left for us was a nice treat! Will stay again.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022