Houmas House Plantation
A Beautiful Louisiana Plantation located near New Orleans... ...What a Magical Venue for a Daily Tour or Destination Wedding! Houmas House Plantation and Gardens is so much more than just a tour of a grand antebellum estate. Experience the southern splendor of "The Sugar Palace" when you step into 16 rooms filled with period antiques and Louisiana artwork. Stay all day at our Louisiana Plantation and enjoy 38 lush acres of gardens, ponds and a majestic live oak alley. Relax with a refreshing mint julep, enjoy the breeze off the Mississippi and navigate through the shadows of ancient oaks. The Gardens of Houmas House Plantation have been developed as a lush 38-acre panorama of indigenous Louisiana plant life and stunning exotics designed to beckon visitors to extend their stay. Like the statues of the four seasons patiently await the arrival of each solstice and equinox along the River Road, the Gardens are planned to reflect the unique beauty of each part of the year. Many sitting areas have been provided around the property to invite guests to sit and experience the year-round grandeur of the ancient oak alley, the fragrance of spring and summer blooms and the sights and sounds of bird life, wildlife and plantation life of long ago. The Hampton Garden, the Upper Garden and the Neptune Pavillion Fountain and Lawn flank the dramatic and inviting Fountain Courtyard where many guests like to congregate following their tour of the Mansion. Houmas House Plantation, one of the South's oldest and most beautiful plantation estates, is the home of Latil's Landing Restaurant, The Carriage House Restaurant, Cafe' Burnside, Le Petite Houmas Restaurant and The Wine Cellars of Houmas House. In the tradition of Old Louisiana Dining, Executive Chef Jeremy Langlois has created menus that will delight and please the finest of guests, and present you with an experience rivaling those of the great Sugar Barons of the 1800's. Would you like to spend the night with us? You can! The Inn at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens is the Great River Road's newest and most elegant bed and breakfast. Through the vision and determination of Kevin Kelly, who fulfilled a lifelong dream by acquiring the property in the Spring of 2003, the mansion today reflects the best parts of each period in its rich history alongside the big bend in the Mississippi River. Come experience this jewel!
What makes this business unique? Houmas House is the Crown Jewel in Louisiana's Riv