Lafayette, IN Vacation Rentals

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Lafayette Travel Guide

Lafayette, a Tippecanoe County city with a population of roughly 72,000 people, sits 63 miles away from Indianapolis and serves as the Lafayette -- West Lafayette entertainment hub. The city is within close proximity to Purdue University and is home to a large number of students, making it a relatively quiet moderate-sized city.

Things to Do in Lafayette

Those visiting this college city can take a tour of the Haan Museum of Indiana Art where they can see hundreds of unique Indiana artworks before heading outside to admire the sculpture garden. Also relating to Lafayette's prevalent art culture, guests have the opportunity to walk The Halls of The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette or take an art class at Lala Gallery & Studio. Visitors can also take a relaxing walk along the river at the Clegg Memorial Garden, pick their own fresh apples and enjoy apple cider at Wea Creek Orchard, simple Fine Wines at Wildcat Creek Winery, and stop at Columbian Park Zoo which features carnival-style children and slides, educational activities, interactive exhibits and, of course, dozens of well cared for animals to admire. Guests can take a short trip to West Lafayette to watch a live sports game at Mackey Arena or stay in Lafayette to challenge themselves to an escape room at Games Xscape.

Best Places to Stay in Lafayette

With a number of popular point of interests, the city of Lafayette is a master of convenience, placing many of its rental homes within walking distance of great attractions and public parks. Guests staying here can choose from a selection of vacation rentals, ranging from small hotel rooms to large, full-sized private homes.

Best Time to Visit Lafayette

The best time to visit Lafayette is June through August, as during this time, temperatures are at their warmest and perfect for outdoor activities.

Food in Lafayette

Lafayette is home to a variety of eateries and tasty food chains. The city has its own Sonic, Arby’s, White Castle, Akropolis, HuHot, and Buffalo WIld Wings among many other establishments.

Best Events in Lafayette

A few of the most entertaining events that takes place in the area include Purdue Spring Fest, the Stars & Stripes Celebration, Wabash Riverfest, OutFest, Germanfest, and Feast of The Hunter’s Moon. Outfest is the city’s annual (and most colorful) pride celebration, featuring food, live entertainment, a parade, a beer garden, drag shows, and a variety of vendors.

Things to Do for Families in Lafayette

Many families opt to visit Imagination Station which serves the Lafayette area as a STEM Center (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and offers interactive exhibits, science experiments, field trips, and tons of educational fun four children and their families.

Price and Availability in Lafayette

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Lafayette tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Lafayette tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Lafayette is in December, while the cheapest month is in September. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Lafayette is in the high season in August. Lafayette has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Lafayette

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lafayette. The hottest month in Lafayette is June, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -17 ˚F. The wettest month in Lafayette is August with 5.85 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.62 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Lafayette

At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, Priceline, RedAwning and more. AllTheRooms has 444 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Lafayette, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. If you are wanting to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in Lafayette is only $17 per night. An average accommodation in Lafayette costs on average $88 per night.

Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Lafayette can choose from 181 places to stay that have WiFi. We have 49 accommodations that come with breakfast included. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 48 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Lafayette by car, be sure to choose from 182 accommodations that provide parking. We have 46 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then make sure to choose one of the 28 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Lafayette accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 156 places to stay from Airbnb, 22 accommodations from Priceline and 11 places to stay from RedAwning.

235 of the accommodations in Lafayette have been reviewed and rated. 72% are rated excellent or good. 149 accommodations allow instant booking.

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