A stay at Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection places you in the heart of Opelousas, within a 5-minute drive of Louisiana Orphan Train Museum and St. Landry Catholic Church. This casino hotel is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from Indian Hills Country Club.
Grab a bite to eat at Blackberrys, one of the hotel's many dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/cafe. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.
Make yourself at home in one of the 117 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while iPod docking stations and cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Louisiana Orphan Train Museum - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Indian Hills Country Club - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
St. Landry Catholic Church - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Rural African American Museum - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Opelousas General Health System South Campus - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
St. Landry Extended Care Hospital - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Pelican Park - 27.6 km / 17.1 mi
Bentley Hospital - 28.7 km / 17.8 mi
Moore Park - 34.8 km / 21.6 mi
Children's Museum of Acadiana - 35.4 km / 22 mi
Alexandre Mouton House - 36 km / 22.4 mi
Cathedral of St John - 36 km / 22.4 mi
University of Louisiana at Lafayette - 36.7 km / 22.8 mi
Cajundome - 37.3 km / 23.2 mi
Cajun Music Hall of Fame and Museum - 37.9 km / 23.5 mi
The preferred airport for Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) - 40.5 km / 25.1 mi
Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Opelousas? This hotel has 800 square feet (74 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and a meeting room. Free valet parking is available onsite.
Try your luck at the casino and enjoy other recreational amenities including a nightclub and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and a fireplace in the lobby.
25 miles to Lafayette Regional (LFT)65 miles to Baton Rouge Met Arpt, Ryan F (BTR)75 miles to Alexandria Int'l Arpt. (AEX)We're located off Interstate 49 in Opelousas, Louisiana. Take I-49 northbound to the Creswell Lane exit/Exit 18. Turn right and proceed 1/2 mile/second light to the entrance to Evangeline Downs Racetrack and Casino. Follow the entrance road past casino valet parking to the north parking lot. The hotel is located on the east side of the property.
Airport Shuttle? Sorry
airport shuttle available.
Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.
Pet maximum weight in lb is 25
Pet maximum weight in kg is 11
1 Pet, maximum of 25 lbs for nominal fee
Property is cleaned with disinfectant
Staff wears personal protective equipment
Protective clothing is available to guests
Masks are available to guests
Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
Social distancing measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options are available
Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
Contactless check-out is available
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Cashless transactions are available
Masks are compulsory at the property
Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures