The newly built Evangeline Downs Hotel, an Ascend Collection hotel, is connected to Louisiana's prestigious Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino, home of thoroughbred and quarter horse racing, gaming, live entertainment, numerous restaurants and more. Thoroughbred racing season generally runs from mid-April through Labor Day weekend, while quarter horse racing runs mid-September through December.

Additional attractions close to this hotel in Louisiana include the Creole Heritage Folklife Center museum, Le Vieux Village historic landmark area, Opelousas Museum of Art and the Louisiana Orphan Train Museum. Opelousas is home to a number of annual events like the Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Festival, the Yambilee Festival and the Holy Ghost Creole Festival.

Hotel features include free deluxe continental breakfast, free wireless high-speed Internet access, free weekday newspaper, free local calls and an exercise room. After a long day, guests of this hotel can unwind in the exercise room, or relax at the indoor heated pool and hot tub.

For the corporate traveler, this Louisiana hotel provides an assortment of modern conveniences like an on-site business center with a public computer with Internet access, and access to copy and fax service. A banquet and meeting room is located on the premises and can accommodate up to 60 people for most functions.

All spacious and inviting guest rooms are furnished with flat-screen televisions, coffee makers, desks, hair dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, safes, irons, ironing boards, pillow-top mattresses and cable television. Select rooms offer upgraded amenities like wet bars, sofa sleepers and balconies. This is a pet-friendly hotel; fees apply. Ample free parking is provided and can accommodate most vehicles.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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  • Do you have any jacuzzi tubs in either rooms

    We have a total of 3 jacuzzi rooms. We call the the whirlpool suites and they consist of a king bed with the whirlpool in the bedroom area. Thank you!


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    Answered on August 1, 2021
  • hello, do you use Vacation Village resort and travel where you get discounts on hotels.

    When I travel, I usually stay at a choice hotel property and us my employee discount. Rarely stay at time shares or resorts.


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    Answered on August 5, 2021
  • no smoking room with whirlpool, at this location

    Hello! Our whirlpool suites are only non-smoking.


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    Asked about: King Room with Whirlpool - Non-Smoking • Answered on July 5, 2021
  • Is there a hot tub in the king suite non smoking with sofa?

    Hi! Our whirlpool suites do not have a sofa bed but our standard king suites have the pull-out sofa. Thank you.


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    Answered on July 5, 2021
  • I'd like a room with a whirlpool tub tonight.

    On this site, it is listed as king room with whirlpool and it is only in non-smoking. Thank you!


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    Asked about: King Room - Smoking • Answered on August 1, 2021
  • Can I have a dog in this room

    Yes. We are a pet friendly hotel. There is a pet fee of twenty five dollars plus tax.


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    Answered on September 26, 2021
  • Is your hot tub and indoor pool operating at this time?

    No. They are both currently closed due to Covid-19 precautions.


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    Answered on November 30, 2021
  • How do I select 2 adjoining rooms with 2 queen size beds for 2 nights?

    The only adjoining rooms that we have are a 2 queen standard room that adjoins with our handicapped king suite with 2 bathrooms or our Presidential suite (extra large king suite with 2 bathrooms, balcony, and fireplace) to a 2 queen suite. Thanks!


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    Asked about: Queen Room with Two Queen Beds - Accessible/Non-Smoking • Answered on August 1, 2021
  • Do they have private jacuzzi in the room?

    Hello! The whirlpool suite has the whirlpool tub located within the bedroom area. We do not have it blocked by a wall or curtain. Thank you.


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  • Is there any noise restrictions?

    We ask that noise be kept at a minimum level and we do not allow parties of any kind within the rooms. We charge a 100 dollar party fee and evict rooms without a refund. Thank you.


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  • What kind of room is the one with a sofa too

    The suites that are listed all have sofa sleepers.


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    Asked about: Queen Room with Two Queen Beds - Non-Smoking • Answered on January 30, 2020
  • Pictures of honeymoon suite?

    Our honeymoon suite are our Jacuzzi rooms. Pictures can be found online. Additional information can be provided by contacting hotel directly.


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What's nearby
  • Evangeline Downs Casino
    0.1 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Fast & Lucy's Pub
    0 miles
Closest Airports
  • Lafayette Airport
    22.7 miles
  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
    54.2 miles
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Amenities of Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Casino
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Services
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

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House rules Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection takes special requests – add in the next step!

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From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection

  • Room options at Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Family

  • Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Fitness center
    • Casino
    • Fitness

  • Yes, Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection is 1.3 miles from the center of Opelousas.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Evangeline Downs Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
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    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking