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Unique Waterfront resort minutes from New Orleans! Nearby Plantations!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Enjoy Springtime weather on the Lake, a plantation tour or nearby New Orleans!

Beautiful two-story waterfront resort on Lac Des Allemands in Vacherie between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths with sleeping space for up to 12 (with couches and futons), more than 2400 square feet. Full kitchen, dining room, entertaining area/game room with darts and ping-pong. Access to water for boating/fishing. Located in the "plantation country of LA". Great for touring groups or executive entertainment.

Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Jason

Born and raised in south Louisiana.

Jason purchased this house in 2012

Why Jason chose Lac des Allemands

We chose this property as our "nearby get-away" with it being only a short drive from our home. The house is surrounded by Louisiana's fascinating history and culture, from the nearby plantations and neighbors.

What makes this house unique

This house was built on what is likely the last development in Lac des Allemands. The lake is influenced by saltwater which makes for great crabbing. The water lagoons and plant life allow for diverse wildlife, including an array of bird species and the occasional alligator.


Lac des Allemands House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00 AM / Check-out: 1:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master Bath with two sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Upstairs bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Upstairs Bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Half bath downstairs
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bedroom upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bedroom Upstairs
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • kayaking


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Unique Waterfront resort minutes from New Orleans! Nearby Plantations!
average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews

Perfect Peace

  • 5 of 5

This was an awesome vacation meeting up with family! Had all the space we needed and it was so peaceful! Mosquitos were not too bad. Recommendations for a grocery store and restaurant were perfect!! Thank you Jason & Ashley! Your home is beautiful and in a perfect location without being too far from anything!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great 4-day stay over Christmas time!

  • 5 of 5

The 5 of us had a family vacation for the holidays in southern Louisiana. We enjoyed exploring New Orleans for a week, but this spacious and comfortable house was a haven of calm and peace after the hustle and bustle. We kayaked, played ping-pong, cooked gumbo and jambalaya, visited nearby Laura and Whitney plantations (highly recommend!), walked around the neighboring lakeside houses, and most importantly, rested. We could spend hours bird-watching from pretty much every room in the house. Thanks Jason and Ashley for making our stay a breeze!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house was very clean and adequate size for the 6-10 people that were there.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house with 3 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths. More than adequate for our guests. It was hot, humid and buggy the majority of our stay, so we stayed on the decks and didn't venture out on the grass. It was a lovely view and saw an occasional gator and eagle along with other birds and large turtles.

If you like peace , tranquility and family togetherness it's a perfect place! If your aim is going into New Orleans and Baton Rouge, etc. it's over an hour drive each way.

Jason and Ashley were great hosts and responded quickly when I had a question.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Nice Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We really appreciated how quickly we were able to pull this vacation together at the last minute since our vacation to the FL Keys was cancelled due to the hurricane. Jason was great to work with - very responsive to all of our questions. The house was very well kept. We saw a lot of interesting things and tasted food that we had never had before. Several plantations are close to this house to tour. We went to Oak Alley Plantation where we also enjoyed a nice lunch at their restaurant. We also visited Avery Island to see how Tabasco sauce was made and its history. Of course, we went to New Orleans several times as well. We enjoyed watching the alligators at dusk from the balcony. We also caught catfish, trout and a few snails off of the dock. Thanks for your hospitality.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warm ,relaxing feels like home.

  • 4 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay.Being stressed from the hurricane, it was the perfect place to relax and enjoy sight seeing ,fishing and family.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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  • 5 of 5

This was my second stay for a reason. The place is perfect in every way, comfortable, well appointed, great atmosphere, peaceful, spacious, and fantastic hosts down to the little welcome note on the refrigerator. It couldn't be done any better.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Louis Armstrong International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Fred's on the Lake
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
D J's Grille
Car: recommended

Heron Bay is a development located in Vacherie, Louisiana. Vacherie is a small community in St. John the Baptist Parish and is home to several historical landmarks. This is a truly unique Louisiana setting is perfect for your vacation home on the water, retirement retreat, or corporate get-away. Enjoy some of the best crabbing and fishing Louisiana has to offer.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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