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This place is what you would say a show off home.Everything is top of the line.Great tour!Great... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana
One of the jewels of the Great River Road

When you travel the Great River Road from Baton Rouge to New Orleans, you are awed by the number of... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
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Built in 1801 and again in 1837 Bocage Plantation is a Grand Plantation Home.
39050 Highway 942, Darrow, LA 70725-2128
+1 225-588-8000
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

This place is what you would say a show off home.Everything is top of the line.Great tour!Great place for picture taking.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

When you travel the Great River Road from Baton Rouge to New Orleans, you are awed by the number of magnificent antebellum plantation houses located on both sides of the Mississippi River. One of the most impressive is Bocage, which rests on 100 acres in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

This plantation home is now closed to the public. I'm not sure if it's temporary for repairs or not, I can only hope so because it is a beautiful home. I would have liked to have toured it.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank donaldg554
marion r, Owner at Bocage Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

We are sorry for your 1 star review. "Closed" is for construction. We are sorry.

Reviewed January 3, 2017

I stayed here and although the beauty of the home was magnificent, the owner and crew were very unwelcoming. The vibe was "hurry up" and we could tell. It is my opinion that they were new and not used to a first class experience that...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank swissmiss20122017
marion r, Owner at Bocage Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2017

We have been closed for B and B for two years! This is a bogus review!

Reviewed September 23, 2016

Resting on about 100 acres on the east bank of the Mississippi River, located in Darrow across the river from the Ascension Parish seat of Donaldsonville, about 47 miles west of New Orleans or 25 miles southeast of Baton Rouge, the Bocage Plantation House is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Having stayed overnight at the Bocage when it was available for such, I was so impressed. It was one of the last plantations to offer rooms within the main house, and not in some outbuilding. It was a truly beautiful and rare thing. I will...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Francis H
Reviewed January 4, 2016

This was a really neat piece of history, with the slave quarters, and all the guides were very knowlegeable, very nice place

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Jim T
Reviewed October 21, 2015

My wife chose Bocage for our Wedding venue, as it was very secluded and worked perfect for our small family wedding. We stay here as much as possible, as the owner and property manager are great to work with. We look forward to coming back...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Tiffany-Monterey
Reviewed September 15, 2015

One of the prettiest homes to visit.They will show you around.The plantation is beautifully decorated.Some of the pieces are original to the house but not very many.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank 676barbara
Reviewed September 28, 2014

We didn't go to spend the night. My family just wanted to tour the plantation. Didn't know if we could, but upon knocking on the back door, we were let in by Roberto who gave us a personal private tour. Very laid back. We sat...More

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October 11, 2015|
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Thank you for writing me.I am sure I will have a good time.Your kindness is much appreciated.