Lake Charles Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Lake Charles

  • Golden Nugget Lake Charles
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    $177
  • HomeTowne Studios Lake Charles - Sulphur
     Home/Apartment
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    $88
  • Classic Downtown Garden District-1405 Kirkman
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $249
  • King Bed, Downtown, Casinos, Boardwalk, Nightlife
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $193
  • Shell Beach Drive Duplex #2
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $181
  • Duplex near downtown
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $99
  • Charming Midtown Cottage-221 W Hale
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $190
  • Waterfront, Downtown, Casinos, King beds and more
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $380

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Lake Charles Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • "The Peaceful Pool House"
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $110
  • BIG LAKE CAMP - Fishing/Hunting/Casino Get-A-Way
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $288
  • Condo - 2/2 in quite and cozy location
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $150
  • Condo - 1/1 in cozy and quiet location
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $116

Lake Charles Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • CENTRALLY LOCATED PRIVATE LUXURY TOWNHOUSE
     3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $134
  • A Modern Townhouse
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $110
  • Mid Century Home - Lake Charles
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $147
  • ‼‼Kia's PEACE!!! Surrounded by ALL attractions‼‼
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $192

Lake Charles Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • HOLLY HILL RANCH/CASINO/ INDUSTRY/ACCOMMODATES 8
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $274
  • Tiny House in safe neighborhood
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $113
  • Castaways Cabin
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $188
  • Modern Carriage House (1100 sq ft)
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $167

Lake Charles Travel Guide

Lake Charles, LA, is located in the southwestern part of the state, not far from Port Arthur and Lafayette. Lake Charles got its name from the lake which borders the city from the west. In 1910, a large fire destroyed the town of Lake Charles, however, it was rebuilt very fast and rapidly grew into a city. In the past few decades, Lake Charles has become a popular vacation spot due to its culture, landmarks, welcoming locals, sports, beaches, and much more.

Things to Do in Lake Charles

Lots of wonderful indoor and outdoor activities await visitors in Lake Charles. To spend quality time in nature, head to Bord Du Lac Park, right on the lake shore, where visitors can fish, get something to eat, and simply enjoy the serenity of the park. Additionally, the Prien Lake Park is a very popular due to its walking and biking trails, picnic areas, beaches, and boat docks. Alternatively, Sam Houston Jones State Park has beautiful birds and wildlife -- ideal for budding photographers. Visitors can also join hiking tours here to learn about the history and nature of the area.

On rainy days, check out the interesting selection of museums in Lake Charles. To discover more about the heritage of Lake Charles and Louisiana as a whole, the Mardi Gras Imperial Calcasieu Museum is super engaging and brilliant for kids and adults alike. The museum is filled with costumes, decor, and original art pieces depicting Mardi Gras scenes. If you're a sports fan, make your way to the McNeese State University and cheer on the local college team at a football game.

Best Places to Stay in Lake Charles

The best area to stay in Lake Charles is around the lake where there are plenty of outdoor activities, parks, restaurants and cafes nearby. Whether traveling with family and friends, as a couple or solo, a vacation rental is a great way to establish a new home away from home. Many rentals in Lake Charles come with full kitchens, large living rooms, dining areas, multiple bathrooms, and sometimes even a hot tub.

Best Time to Visit Lake Charles

The weather is generally pleasant year-round at Lake Charles. The best time to visit is October when the weather is hot without the humidity. The average temperature from May until the end of October is around 85 degrees but can peak to over 90 degrees. June is the wettest month, with around 5 inches of rainfall.

Price and Availability in Lake Charles

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Lake Charles tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Lake Charles tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Lake Charles is in May, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Lake Charles is in the high season in June. Lake Charles has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Lake Charles

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lake Charles. The hottest month in Lake Charles is June, when temperatures peak at 99 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 19 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Charles is April with 10.32 inches of rain, while the driest month is May with 1.98 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Lake Charles

Browse places to stay from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. Lake Charles has 767 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. When traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Lake Charles is available at $12 per night. An average rental in Lake Charles costs on average $114 per night.

If you would like to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 171 accommodations in Lake Charles that have WiFi. 48 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 23 accommodations that provide gym options, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Lake Charles? Then choose one of the 173 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 33 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 55 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Lake Charles AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 3 providers, including 129 places to stay from Airbnb, 20 accommodations from Priceline and 20 places to stay from Agoda.

371 of our accommodations in Lake Charles have been rated by previous guests. They rated 66% as excellent or good. 123 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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