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Historial Home, 100 years old this year, with a private suite

Abbeville, LA, USA
  • House600 sqft
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum StayNone

The Guest Room is a comfortable one bedroom suite with exposed brick that has a true city feeling! It comfortably fits four and is centrally located just three blocks from the heart of the city of Abbeville. Full size pull out couch along with a queen size bed! Walk to local restaurants ,Historical sites and museums!

If you are interested in the area check out you-tube, Most Cajun on earth and Vermilion Tourism!

Historical home built in 1917, recently remolded!

Large bedroom with a private entrance. Antique half iron- tester bed, gas fireplace, ceiling fan, refrigerator/ freezer, coffee pot and microwave are all available in your home away from home.

Abbeville is said to be in the heart of Cajun culture! Come and immerse yourself in the local Cajun culture. What ever your desires are, they can be found here. Our front porch is comfortably furnished with plants, hanging candles and seating looking out over the many blooming plants and gardens. Enjoy your peaceful surroundings, read a book you are never able to get to, or meditate while enjoying the fragrances. Take a walk, tour the city and enjoy the beautiful historical sites, homes and churches.

Fabulous food and history more your speed? Come visit Abbeville! We are located on the Vermilion River with seafood and shops in abundance. We are centerly located to Jefferson Island, Avery Island and the Mall of Acadiana in Lafayette. Our local coffee shop is great for those espresso lovers out there. We are conveniently located on the way to Palmetto Park . The Guest Room is only a few block from beautiful Vermilion Courthouse, Magdalen Square and Abby Players.

Abbeville is home to both the famous Omelet Festival and the Cattle Festival.

The Guest Room is in the heart of downtown! So if you love the hussel and bussel of a small town you can view it from the porch of The Guest Room! Abbeville is the kind of town that you can walk anywhere in town, 3 blocks from the courthouse, banks, eating , parks. Ride your bike to the park from here!!


owner/property manager

Member Since 2015
Response rate:
Response time:
within one hour
Calendar last updated:
Mar 24, 2018
About owner/property manager

I am outgoing, never meet a stranger. Love the Cajun country and decided to make it my home years ago because of the hospitality in this area!! I am a southern girl from Mobile, Alabama ! I love the south and can direct you on your travels to fun places!!

owner/property manager purchased this House in 2004

Why owner/property manager chose Abbeville

Since young I admired Victorian homes and wished down deep that one day I would buy one, restore it and have a BnB! This home is almost 100 years old! I love the character of Victorian homes.

What makes this House unique

Yes, this is a BnB but unique to others. I have a private entrance for my guest. The breakfast and snacks are in your room when you arrive. In the morning you are on your on schedule not the facility's schedule. You can have breakfast when you choose in your PJ'S. It is a romantic atmosphere but homey!


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
      • Bedroom 1
        1 queen, 1 double


        • 1 Bathroom

            Location Type

              • Downtown


                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions


                      • Catering available


                          • Iron & Board
                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Fireplace
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Heating
                          • Internet
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Living Room
                          • Parking
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine


                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Dishes & Utensils
                              • Kitchen
                              • Microwave
                              • Pantry Items
                              • Refrigerator


                                  • Dining
                                  • Dining Area


                                      • Books
                                      • Satellite / Cable
                                      • Television


                                          • Bicycles
                                          • Deck / Patio
                                          • Golf
                                          • Lawn / Garden
                                          • Outdoor Grill
                                          • Tennis


                                              • wheelchair inaccessible

                                                Onsite Services

                                                  • Chauffeur
                                                  • Massage
                                                  • Staff


                                                      • churches
                                                      • cinemas
                                                      • festivals
                                                      • health/beauty spa
                                                      • library
                                                      • live theater
                                                      • museums
                                                      • restaurants
                                                      • water parks

                                                        Leisure Activities

                                                          • antiquing
                                                          • boating
                                                          • horseback riding
                                                          • paddle boating
                                                          • scenic drives
                                                          • shopping
                                                          • sight seeing
                                                          • walking
                                                          • wildlife viewing

                                                            Local Services & Businesses

                                                              • ATM/bank
                                                              • Babysitter
                                                              • fitness center
                                                              • groceries
                                                              • hospital
                                                              • laundromat
                                                              • massage therapist
                                                              • medical services

                                                                Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                  • kayaking
                                                                  • cycling
                                                                  • fishing
                                                                  • fly fishing
                                                                  • freshwater fishing
                                                                  • golf
                                                                  • hiking
                                                                  • hunting
                                                                  • jet skiing
                                                                  • deepsea fishing
                                                                  • pier fishing
                                                                  • roller blading
                                                                  • sailing
                                                                  • skiing
                                                                  • swimming
                                                                  • tennis
                                                                  • water skiing
                                                                  • water tubing

                                                                    House Rules

                                                                    Check-in: 12:00 PM

                                                                    Check-out: 12:00 PM

                                                                    Cancellation Policy

                                                                    100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                    8 Reviews


                                                                    Latest reviews

                                                                    Great Place!

                                                                    Robert F.

                                                                    Very comfortable and nice!

                                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                                    It was a pleasure to have you and your wife along with your sweet dog stay here!! Hope to see you again !! Merry Christmas to you and yours!!

                                                                    Charming apartment

                                                                    Pamela A.

                                                                    This is a very lovingly decorated and appointed apartment. Deborah has clearly put her heart into it, and provided everything you need - including some really great breakfast items. The refrigerator is stocked with what I assume are homemade mini-quiches, yogurt, orange juice, bananas, etc. Although not a bed and breakfast, it almost felt like it.

                                                                    Speaking of beds, the mattress was excellent, which is a 'must' for us.

                                                                    Deborah wasn't intrusive but checked in occasionally to see if we needed anything, and if we did, it appeared quickly. She's a great hostess.

                                                                    There are just two reasons I did not give this five stars. One, the house sits on a main street through the town of Abbeville. Morning rush hour can get a little noisy. If you like to sleep in, take some ear plugs. If you like to get up and at it early, no problem.

                                                                    Two, although the thought and care put into the decor is amazing, it's kind of crowded, especially for guys. My husband, who is tall but slender, felt very constrained. There was just a little too much furniture for the space, and it didn't seem that it was all necessary. In fact, if you wanted to use the pull out couch for two additional people, it looked like it would be very difficult.

                                                                    But if you are traveling in this area, I think it would be hard to find a more lovely or comfortable place to stay. Check it out.

                                                                    Relax in Cajun Country

                                                                    TomSt. Charles, MO

                                                                    A delightful property and an easy walk downtown. Deborah and I didn't meet until the morning of check out due to my late arrival and busy schedule. Not a problem, we were in touch by text messaging. The refrigerator was well stocked with water, yogurt and tasty quiche for breakfast. I would stay here again.......Tom

                                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                                    Tom, thanks for choosing The Guest Room as your getaway! I enjoyed you visiting and truly hope to see you again!! You were the best guest !! Deborah

                                                                    Great stay!

                                                                    iwana r.Amarillo, TX

                                                                    We were in town for a wedding, and this was a wonderful place to stay. Close to church and downtown. Lots of great restaurants and things to do in the neighborhood. Loved that the place was decorated for Christmas, especiallly the huge poinsettia bush beside the property. Very nice and accommodating owner, as well. Thank you!

                                                                    Perfect launching pad for Acadian tour

                                                                    Leslie W.Wilson Arkansas

                                                                    My stay at The Guest House in Abbeville far exceeded my already high expectations. This charming suite is comfortable and well curated, nestled in a lovely town with a kind host. I was visiting family and sites spread between Lafayette, Baton Rouge and Morgan City. This is a wonderful location...even just to browse the historic little town itself: great food, people and homes. Deborah was attentive but never pestering. What a marvelous renovation (including landscaping!) she has competed on this beautiful property. I never lacked for a thing, plus enjoyed thoughtful extras, like chocolates, bath scrubs and even treats for my canine travel partner! I would stay again and recommend to anyone passing through.

                                                                    Very clean, excellent value and tremendous owner.

                                                                    george c.

                                                                    We were attending a concert in Lafayette and also wanted to go to Avery Island. Abbeville is located half way between the two so it was ideal for our stay. Debra was excellent and took care of all our requests. This is a relatively new venture for her and she is the type of person you feel good about supporting.. We enjoy the bed and breakfast experience so we were very pleased.


                                                                    Abbeville, LA, USA

                                                                    Located downtown Abbeville. There is a War Museum located around the airport. Palmetto State Park is just minuets away. Come emerge your self in the Cajun Culture!!

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                                                                    I welcome pets that are pre- approved by me, however i maintain an allergen free space for everyone that stays here. Odor of any kind has to be removed for the next guest to enjoy there stay. I believe in Cleanliness for all my guests. I have a no smoking policy but I do provide a patio for those who want to smoke!

                                                                    8 Reviews
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