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Motel 6 Opelousas, LA
2 out of 5
4165 I-49 S Service Rd, Opelousas, LA
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The price is $50 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6

Located in the heart of Opelousas, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Louisiana Orphan Train Museum, St. Landry Catholic Church, and Indian Hills Country Club. ...

3.7/5Good! (97 reviews)

"They didn't come and bring me towels on my second night there but besides that everything was great!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Motel 6 Opelousas, LA
Red Roof Inn Lafayette, LA
2 out of 5
1718 North University Avenue, Lafayette, LA
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Located in the heart of Lafayette, this motel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Moore Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Cathedral of St John and Cajundome. University of Louisiana ...

2.7/5 (510 reviews)

"Very convenient to the interstate and friendly staff. Ms. Helen in the front office & Ms. Marie in house keeping were extremely pleasant and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Red Roof Inn Lafayette, LA
Super 8 by Wyndham Duson Lafayette West Area
2 out of 5
3001 Daulaut Dr, Duson, LA
The price is $47 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28

Situated in Duson, this motel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Louisiana Extended Care Hospital, Cajundome, and Southwest Medical Center Emr. Moore Park and Acadian ...

3.2/5 (253 reviews)

"Stayed a week with Super 8. Their Hospitality was great. During this time when cleanliness is most necessary, they have it done well! Management on site! Thanks"…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Duson Lafayette West Area

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Days Inn by Wyndham Crowley
2 out of 5
9571 Egan Hwy, Crowley, LA
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Situated in Crowley, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Martin Luther King Park, St Michael The Archangel Church, and American Legion Hospital. Jennings American ...

3.9/5Good! (149 reviews)

"Great stay at the days inn. Clean and staff was friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Crowley
Motel 6 New Iberia, LA
2 out of 5
2714 Highway 14, New Iberia, LA
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The price is $50 per night from Oct 15 to Oct 16

Situated in New Iberia, this motel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Rip's Rookery, Zoo of Acadiana, and Museum of the Acadian Memorial. St. Martinville Cultural Heritage ...

3.5/5Good! (100 reviews)
Great Hotel:

"I had a great stay! I was tired, did some paperwork and went to sleep. Great Hotel! Great Bed! Good Hot Water! Great Service!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Motel 6 New Iberia, LA
Rodeway Inn
2 out of 5
2724 NE Evangeline Thruway, Lafayette, LA
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The price is $85 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2

Situated in Lafayette, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Moore Park, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and Cajundome. Children's Museum of Acadiana and ...

2.8/5 (43 reviews)

"One coat hanger. Not much water pressure in the shower. Then there’s the sheets. I think it was dried urine, but it could have been (redacted). If we hadn’t been exhausted from driving 1100 miles in 25 hours, we’d have changed rooms. You know the place is a dump when there’s a big “NO REFUND” sign ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

Rodeway Inn
Discovery Inn
2 out of 5
120 E Kaliste Saloom Rd, Lafayette, LA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 25

Located in the heart of Lafayette, this motel is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Vermilionville. Cajundome ...

3.5/5Good! (490 reviews)

"I loved it everyone so nice"…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

Discovery Inn
OYO Hotel Jennings
2.5 out of 5
2002 Port Dr, Jennings, LA
The price is $103 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17

Situated in Jennings, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Jennings American Legion Hospital, Tupper General Merchandise Museum, and Zigler Museum. Oil and Gas ...

2.5/5 (46 reviews)

"I enjoyed my stay at oyo Jennings. Property was clean room was clean."…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

OYO Hotel Jennings
Motel 6 Jennings, LA
2 out of 5
607 Holiday Drive, Jennings, LA
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Situated in a rural location, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Jennings American Legion Hospital, Zigler Museum, and Oil and Gas Park. Tupper General Merchandise ...

3.1/5 (104 reviews)

"It was a comfortable stay"…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020

Motel 6 Jennings, LA
Super 8 by Wyndham New Iberia
2 out of 5
2714 Highway 14, New Iberia, LA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $47 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 21

Situated in New Iberia, this motel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Rip's Rookery, Zoo of Acadiana, and Museum of the Acadian Memorial. St. Martinville Cultural Heritage ...

3.5/5Good! (148 reviews)

"Like the new floors you replaced the carpets with."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham New Iberia
Plantation Inn
2 out of 5
2810 N.E. Evangeline Throughway, Lafayette, LA
The price is $40 per night from Oct 15 to Oct 16

Situated in Lafayette, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Moore Park, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and Cajundome. Children's Museum of Acadiana and ...

2.7/5 (48 reviews)
Thinking

"I had a good trip. Just had to get away a think"…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

Plantation Inn
Budget Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
2115 Charity Street, Abbeville, LA
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Situated in Abbeville, this motel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Abbeville General Hospital and 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from Rip's Rookery. Miramar Beach and The Mall of Acadiana ...

3.7/5Good! (24 reviews)
My stay

"Peaceful quiet atmosphere. very polite owners, clean as well"…"

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2020

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When you've got to get away to a new or favorite destination without breaking the bank, Lafayette awaits with comfortable motels and a change of scenery. Stay on your feet visiting top attractions that draw several of visitors, or find a new favorite cafè or park nearby and watch the world around you. Because Lafayette is still an undiscovered gem, you're sure to experience regional living, from bustling dining hot spots to community events.

The Right Motel at the Ideal Price

Motels are in high demand in Lafayette. You'll find the best deals right here, so book early and save on a great getaway. Thanks to budget-friendly prices and traveler-friendly amenities, past travelers have found an accommodation that suits their vacation needs. Stay here and be one of the first guests to leave a review and share your thoughts. The best places to stay are all about hospitality and these motels have good service ratings. Plus, with an average cleanliness rating of 3.0, these rooms are tidy and peaceful. When you book with Expedia, you can stay all over the world, and the globe-trotting starts in Lafayette.

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Other property types in Lafayette

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Lafayette

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Lafayette

3.5 out of 5
1521 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA
The price is $113 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
4.4/5Excellent! (953 reviews)

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Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Lafayette
Tru by Hilton Lafayette River Ranch

Tru by Hilton Lafayette River Ranch

2.5 out of 5
1310 Camellia Blvd, Lafayette, LA
The price is $92 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.3/5Excellent! (249 reviews)

"Great service & very comfortable , clean rooms, clean bathroom, I enjoyed it sooo much will be back soon"…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Tru by Hilton Lafayette River Ranch
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Scott/Lafayette

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Scott/Lafayette

2 out of 5
301 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Scott, LA
The price is $81 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.6/5Good! (985 reviews)

"Everything was great, tge service, the room, and the location."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Scott/Lafayette
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Lafayette Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You'll find 22 low-priced motels in Lafayette among more than 167 lodging choices. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you save some cash compared to traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

Because you'll save on your room, you can enjoy more of the attractions in Lafayette. Top sights to visit include Cajundome.

Fun fact: The first motels popped up in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the tired traveler driving along America's major roadways. Motels often include free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool.

Here are some of our customers’ favorite Lafayette motels available to book:

Express Inn

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Cajundome.
  • Enjoy access to the free parking and business center, as well as room amenities like cable TV.

Red Roof Inn Lafayette, LA

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.
  • It's located within a quick 5-minute drive of Cajundome.

Super 8 by Wyndham Duson Lafayette West Area

  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Stay within a 20-minute drive of Cajundome and University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Motel 6 Opelousas LA

  • It's located within a 30-minute drive of Cajundome and University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
  • An outdoor pool, free WiFi, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.

Super 8 by Wyndham New Iberia

  • Stay within a 30-minute drive of University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Cajundome.
  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

What to Do in Lafayette

People who've visited Lafayette have good things to say about its live music, restaurants, and cafés. Be sure to check out the festivals and entertainment venues while you're sightseeing in the area.

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Arceneaux Park
  • Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site
  • Evangeline State Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Vermilionville
  • Kart Ranch Family Fun Center
  • Zoo of Acadiana

Some historical places you might want to see include:

  • Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
  • Cathedral of St John
  • Acadian House

Lafayette is also popular for its:

  • Football
  • Parks
  • University life

Best Time to Visit Lafayette

Figure out the ideal time to visit Lafayette by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 76° F and nighttime temperatures average 43° F
  • April-June: 91° F is the daytime average and 55° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 93° F and nighttime averages are around 65° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 85° F during the day and 43° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 60.47 inches in a year

How to Get to Lafayette and Around the Area

Lafayette Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Lafayette, LA (LFT-Lafayette Regional) Airport 2.1 mi (3.3 km)
Lafayette Station Train Station 0.3 mi (0.5 km)
New Iberia Station Train Station 18.9 mi (30.4 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Lafayette?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can enjoy all that Lafayette has to offer. Top sights to visit include Cajundome.
What are motels like?
Motels often offer free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool. Often one or two stories tall, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot. Motels began in the 1920s as a convenient place to stay for the weary traveler driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Lafayette?
Motel 6 Opelousas, LA: Stay within a 30-minute drive of University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Cajundome. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Red Roof Inn Lafayette, LA: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like climate control. It’s located within a 10-minute drive of Cajundome and University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Super 8 by Wyndham Duson Lafayette West Area: Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Stay within a 20-minute drive of Cajundome and University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Motel 6 New Iberia, LA: It’s located within a 30-minute drive of University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Cajundome. Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Rodeway Inn: Stay within a 10-minute drive of University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Cajundome. Enjoy access to the terrace, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What can I do in Lafayette?
Visitors like Lafayette for the live music, festivals, and entertainment venues. Take time to enjoy the restaurants and cafés while you’re out sightseeing. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Moore Park, Evangeline State Park, and Martin Luther King Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Vermilionville, Kart Ranch Family Fun Center, and Zoo of Acadiana. Some historical places you might want to see include Acadian Village, Vermilionville Historic Village, and La Poussiere Cajun Dancehall.
What's the seasonal weather like in Lafayette?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Lafayette to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 56°F. Average annual precipitation for Lafayette is 60 inches.
What are my options for getting around Lafayette when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Lafayette to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT), which is located 2.1 mi (3.3 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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