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Lake Charles Visitor Center

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Awesome visit. The ladies were so helpful and friendly. The day I stopped here for information they... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jptravelswithfreedom
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Nice place to learn more about Lake Charles' offerings

Visiting Lake Charles Visitor Center gave us some good ideas of things to do while in town. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Located off of I-10 towards downtown on beautiful Lake Charles, the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is here to serve visitors as a resource center for the region. Among the opportunities that you can learn about here...more
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1205 N Lake Shore Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-2125
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome visit. The ladies were so helpful and friendly. The day I stopped here for information they were having a Gingerbread house competition. I took a selfie with the pirate and sat outside for a minute with a free cup of coffee from the visitors...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Lake Charles Visitor Center gave us some good ideas of things to do while in town. We came here for 5 days and knew about the casinos, but wanted to see more. We learned about a swamp tour which we ended up taking and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free coffee, maps, and great people. If it had been a prettier day, you could go outside to drink your coffee. Looks over the lake

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

LC Visitor Center has ALL the info you need to have a good time and pick your spots! The people are very nice and helpful, and lots of info available.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

What a great place. The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. The coffee is good and the restrooms are clean..

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Loved visiting here, so full of information and everyone was super helpful about different things in the area! My husband works for the railroad and we spent a lot of time in sulphur! Made sure to stop in here every time!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We decided to stop by in way to our destination. Not only did the staff give us other ideas of things to do in the area that we were headed to they gave us ideas for a future trip with itinerary choices. Two thumbs up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

We were disappointed at the lack of help the staff offered to us. She acted like we should know where stuff was. Got the impression she was too busy for our questions. Very nice building with lots of brochures.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank likenmo
LakeCharlesCVB, Manager at Lake Charles Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

We are sorry about your experience, and we are grateful that you took the time to let us know. Our staff puts hospitality first in all that we do, and this experience is not typical for what visitors encounter whenever traveling through and stopping at...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by on the way to New Orleans. The staff was super helpful and patient with our questions. They asked questions to learn about our trip references before offered valuable advices. We also saw 2 allegators in the pond near by. We also enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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LakeCharlesCVB, Manager at Lake Charles Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you for stopping by. We were happy to help!

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for souvenirs to take something home to the kids . Did a web search for souvenirs in Lake Charles. 1st search was Lake Charles Visitors Center. We drove over from Kinder and we were very pleased. The Center was very nice, brochures...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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cjradice
March 31, 2017|
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Response from LakeCharlesCVB | Property representative |
Address: 1205 North Lakeshore Drive Lake Charles, LA 70601 Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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