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    Cottages at the Rip Van Winkle Gardens

    5505 Rip Van Winkle Road, New Iberia, LA 70560
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    • Excellent74%
    • Very good25%
    • Average1%
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    “bottle of wine” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Wheelchair access
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    Reviewed October 25, 2017

    Amazing to wander the property after day guests have left. There are beautifully laid out paths, sculptures, tropical plantings,fountains, a lake to watch the sunset-it's a little paradise. We stayed in the cook's cottage. Very nicely decorated, a beautiful, comfy bed, very quiet. Got up...More

    Thank Edie B
    Reviewed September 22, 2017

    Our stay here was magical. We arrived after the gardens had closed, but it was not yet dark. We were able to wander the property, and gardens without seeing another human. There were plenty of peacocks, squirrels and other birds however. The servants cottage is...More

    Thank stellacolby
    Reviewed May 16, 2017

    This is a lovely place for a romantic weekend away. The gardens are beautiful. Peacocks roam freely through the grounds. We stayed in the cottages behind the mansion. They have a good sized bedroom with chairs, a small kitchen and nice bath.The restaurant is only...More

    Thank Terry G
    Reviewed April 12, 2017

    When planning our tour of Acadia Country, we stumbled on these cottages - what a find. The three of us very comfortably stayed in Cooks Cottage. Upon our afternoon arrival, had wine & cheese waiting for us to enjoy as we sat under the oaks...More

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    Reviewed April 7, 2017

    Rip Van Winkle Garden Cottages are the farthest thing from a generic roadside hotel, and a totally unique experience. It's the kind of special lodging that you will remember (fondly) for a long time. We stayed in the Cook's Cottage for two nights. The cottage...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $100 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Louisiana >
    • New Iberia
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    Response from Earthtravler | Reviewed this property |
    No. The idea is to disconnect. Not have your nose in your phone. The place is really beautiful and there's lots to see. The only wifi is the front porch of the gift shop.
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    "Servants cottage was more private than cooks cottage, or depending on how you look at it, more isolated."
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    "The two attached cottages in the back are the quietest. The one near the restaurant has a sitting room in..."
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    "We prefer the servant quarters to cooks cottage because they are out of the way and quiet even if smaller."
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    "Choose the cottage behind the main house - very quiet."
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