Lake Charles Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Lake Charles

  • Stunning 2 Bedroom 2.5 Bath 5 Miles From Casinos 511B
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
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    $200
  • Elegant Historic Downtown Home-707 Moss St.
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $254
  • Lakefront Bungalow/ Brand New 3/2.5 with Lake view
    Excellent3br Bungalow
    Airbnb
    From
    $184
  • Classic Downtown Garden District-1405 Kirkman
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $249
  • Duplex near downtown
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $99
  • CENTRALLY LOCATED PRIVATE LUXURY TOWNHOUSE
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $150
  • Waterfront, Downtown, Casinos, King beds and more
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $496
  • 2912 Fiske
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $186

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Lake Charles Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • Poolside Oasis Midtown Lake Charles
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $239
  • BIG LAKE CAMP - Fishing/Hunting/Casino Get-A-Way
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $288
  • Relaxing Condo close to casino area with patio
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $95
  • Condo - 1/1 in Cozy and Quite Location free Wi-Fi
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $106

Lake Charles Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Elegant Luxurious Home-3710 Lake. Great location
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $249
  • The Bayou House - Great view of Contraband Bayou
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $124
  • Cozy Cajun Creole Cottage
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $66
  • Midtown Lake Charles Home
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $102

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
    $118
  • Sportsman's Plainview Paradise
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $68
  • Castaways Cabin
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $211

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 warmest months in Lake Charles are April and May, when temperatures reach 99 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 27 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Charles is September with 11.73 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.7 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Lake Charles

Browse vacation rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 699 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Lake Charles ranging from budget options to extravagant places to stay. When traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Lake Charles is available at $16 per night. The average price of a vacation rental is $106 per night.

If you need to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 171 accommodations in Lake Charles that have WiFi. 25 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 26 places to stay 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. 43 hotels and vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 63 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Lake Charles accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 139 places to stay from Airbnb, 37 accommodations from Priceline and 21 places to stay from Agoda.

342 of the accommodations in Lake Charles have been reviewed and rated. 70% are rated great. 127 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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