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Buchanan Lofts

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   403 South Buchanan Street, Lafayette, LA 70501
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Erik W Houston, Texas
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have very mixed feelings about the Buchanan Lofts. My wife and I stayed in loft 7 for a three day weekend. When we arrived, we loved the design and layout of the loft as well as the building’s central location. Previously when I’ve stayed in Lafayette, the only choices have been chain hotels so we were excited to have... More

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buchananlofts, Owner at Buchanan Lofts, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Erik. You’re right. During one of the worst downpours in memory, we had a flash flood warning, there were street closures, power outages and miserable conditions all around. As a result, you did have a leak in your loft and you shouldn’t have. But I take issue with just about everything else you wrote. I didn’t... More

Lambertville, NJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and i stayed here two nights in June, in two lofts. It was good having complete privacy, but with that came a total lack of any services - kind of like staying at home. Not for everyone on the road. We appreciated being able to cook a meal here, after eating out on the road every day. While... More

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buchananlofts, Owner at Buchanan Lofts, responded to this review

thanks for the review suzanne. we would love to address your comments: our lofts are totally like staying at home, our website even states it. if you read thru the website and look at the photos you can see it's more of an apartment and less like a holiday inn express. we provide salt and pepper + coffee filters in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Buchanan Lofts is a superb place to stay. Very comfortable, clean, stylish, quiet but close to a main street. Also innkeeper Michele Ezell is VERY nice, serviceminded and accomodating. She gave us great tips and advice on places to eat and see in New Orleans and in northern Florida, which we were going after visiting Lafayette. Book this place when... More

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buchananlofts, Owner at Buchanan Lofts, responded to this review

how nice was your review!!! i know who you are… : ) you actually visited with me, leah simon, i am the other owner. was my advice for watercolor, seaside and destin good? were you ladies mermaids?! and how about new orleans? did you like my suggestions? thanks again for the great review and come and see us again please!!... More

Columbus, Ohio
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Four people total stayed in one of their "smallest" lofts on a Saturday night on Mardi Gras weekend. It still had a large bed that slept two, and a fold-down couch that did sleep two tuckered-out party goers, but probably would have fit just one better. The room was stylish, had everything that we needed, and even had a nice... More

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louisville, ky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The "loft keeper" was helpful, the room HUGE! We didn't use the full kitchen but it's available, we had plenty to do but we enjoyed being able to relax/spread out in a large room, nice music, loved the windows & open feel. Able to walk to things to do. Only complaint was the stairs, clearly not accessible, we had a... More

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Opelousas, Louisiana
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I have stayed in these lofts twice and we have rented several of them and spent a LOT of money. The first time was for a wedding and food was eated and a chair was broken(may or may not have been from us) and we were charged almsot 200 dollars for this. The second time was for a friends birthday... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

my wife and i stayed in loft 6 at buchanan lofts over the holidays and have found a secret gem! now we see why the New York Times, southern living, bon appetit, (all places we read about the lofts while planning our trip) all said it's the only place to stay in lafayette. we even saw it mentioned in american... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

We had to stay for a month due to a family tragedy in our home. We were wooed by the innkeeper as you can imagine the income received from leasing 2 lofts for an entire month. Housekeeping was not as promised, rat traps under the beds, linens not changed, not enough staff, charged for things that weren't used, and we... More

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Dallas, Texas
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11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Stayed here while attending a friends wedding in Lafayette. The lofts were well furnished, spacious, very cute and pet friendly. We stayed in Loft 3 which comfortably accommodated 2 adults, 2 kids and a dog. The owner was onsite to check us in and was very friendly and offered great restaurant recommendations. The lofts are situated just off the main... More

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Milwaukee
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We enjoyed our stay in Lafayette at Buchanan Lofts. The room was beautifully appointed and was well done. The room was very clean and had nice beds with comfortable sheets and quilts. It was easy to park across the street and to walk to lots of the sites we wanted to see. The biggest issue we had is that there... More

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Address: 403 South Buchanan Street, Lafayette, LA 70501
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Location: United States > Louisiana > Lafayette
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Hotel Class:3 star — Buchanan Lofts 3*
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we are a renovated department store turned into a 9 room loft hotel in the heart of downtown lafayette, LA. all lofts have 17' ceilings, are equipped with a full kitchen, marble countertops, full-size fridge, range with oven, dishwasher,all kitchen equipment you would need, plates, dishes, glassware. pet friendly. lofts accommodate 4 guests or more. also available for long-term stay. ... more   less 
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