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Oak Alley Plantation

3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
+1 225-265-2151
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3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
+1 225-265-2151
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Reviewed February 13, 2016

I've been to this place 7 times in my life and always am amazed. I've eaten at the restaurant 4 times and never been unhappy. The tour is ok but not worth the price. Walking the grounds is something else. This year they had gates...More

Thank pictakertsm
Reviewed February 10, 2016

This was a substitute for LAURA plantation - because we were on tighter time frame to get rental car back to downtown New Orleans by 5 pm ... not disappointed though -offered a AAA discount too ! Realize that almost ALL of the plantation tours...More

Thank Roxanne M
Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Simply stunning and in the late afternoon offers a spectacular view looking back onto the house with the tres and the main house sprawled with the afternoon sunset. The house is stunningly preserved and the tour guide offers an enthusiastic explanation of life gone by...More

Thank Tammy T
Reviewed February 10, 2016

We visited Oak Valley with a group booked through Tours by Isabelle. The tour of the house was very interesting and informative but my favorite part was strolling under the huge Oak trees. The house and grounds are beautiful which explains why many movies were...More

Thank lvsdx
Reviewed February 10, 2016

Being greeted at the front door by a hoop-skirted tour guide named Katherine; our small group was welcomed into the front parlor. This beautifully restored plantation house and the original family were the majority of the topics Katherine explained to us. It is amazing some...More

Thank T4TwoTravel
Reviewed February 8, 2016

We did this tour by booking through a group in New Orleans. They picked us up right in front our our hotel and drove us out to the plantation. The oak trees are magnificent; the pictures really don't do them justice. We got a tour...More

Thank EffieLuna29
Reviewed February 7, 2016

We did the our and also stayed overnight and in cottage 9. We loved it, we ordered dinner as well and had it delivered upon our arrival. I had the Seafood Au Gratin and the wife has red beans and rice. Both very good! You...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2016

A beautiful plantation with an interesting history. The guided tour was very informative and the guide was good.

Thank Loviisa L
Reviewed February 3, 2016

Best plantation tour and location we have been to. Kicked Houmas House's butt. Great restaurant and food on site. We loved it and highly recommend this place!

Thank scottJ181
Reviewed February 3, 2016

The grounds were beautiful, the tour was only of the first floor and grounds as they renovating the 2nd floor. The tour felt short and our guide did not seem to be able to shorten the tour to only the 1st floor. The picturesque driveway...More

Thank Lise P
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What is the best time of the year to plan a visit as far as weather, crowds etc.
April 15, 2017|
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Response from talawyer | Reviewed this property |
We went in January 2017. the weather was beautiful! almost nobody there. We stayed at one of the cabins on the grounds and we walked around at night, we were the only people there. no crowd at all! It was perfect.
Ricky W
Does it have RV parking?
April 11, 2017|
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Response from Tamara G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they having parking to accommodate an RV.
Rochelle G
What is the cost of admission? Do you need to pre-reserve?
March 22, 2017|
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Response from marsjunk47 | Reviewed this property |
Admission for adults is $22,youth between the ages of 13 and 18 is $8 and children are $5. You do not need to pre-reserve, you can simply buy them when you get there. You can tour the grounds without paying for admission... More