Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Donaldsonville

Enjoy the churches and other features of Donaldsonville. Renowned for its cafés, riverfront and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Donaldsonville

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Donaldsonville a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pelican Point Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lil Bambinos Playtorium (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Blue Bayou Waterpark (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Rockstar Racing (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Donaldsonville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Donaldsonville is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Sherwood South Shopping Center (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Nairn Drive Park (22.4 mi / 36 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Donaldsonville

Fly into Baton Rouge, LA (BTR-Baton Rouge Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 29.9 mi (48 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), which is 46.8 mi (75.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Donaldsonville, LA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 8 vacation rentals near Donaldsonville. From 2 house rentals to 4 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Donaldsonville for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Donaldsonville?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Donaldsonville. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • River Road African American Museum: 21 vacation rentals
  • Tiger Stadium: 87 vacation rentals
  • Louisiana State University: 87 vacation rentals
  • LSU Ticket Office: 87 vacation rentals
  • Magnolia Mound Plantation House: 87 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Donaldsonville listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Donaldsonville?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 2 Houses in Donaldsonville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Donaldsonville include:

  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Donaldsonville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 7 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Donaldsonville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.