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The Only AAA 4-Diamond Hotel in Lafayette

The Carriage House Hotel in Lafayette, LA, is nestled in the exclusive, high-end development of River Ranch, a place where sophistication meets southern charm. If you're looking for luxury, the Carriage House offers just that. As a boutique hotel, we offer an upscale experience to a limited number of guests at any given time. Guests enjoy a serene setting within which they can live, work, and play.

Comfort and style are balanced, and personal service and attention to detail are offered in this contemporary environment. Unlike franchise hotels in the area, our rooms are all suites complete with marble showers, separate bedrooms, private parking, security, and contemporary design in each of our private suites. Edgy décor is tempered with elements of residential accents. You will feel at home in your spacious retreat yet afforded the service and access to amenities that deliver an exquisite experience.

Exclusive Amenities

The Carriage House Hotel provides a boutique hotel's services and amenities within a stylish and intimate environment. We offer an array of amenities that are pleasing to our guests. All Carriage House Hotel Guests are considered Members of City Club at River Ranch, Lafayette's only private club resort, during the stay. City Club is a private country club with a full-service offering of equipment, classes, tennis, a full-service luxury spa, a steam room, personal trainers, and other activities. Take your family, unwind after a long day at the office, or maintain your fitness routine while on vacation. 

Our Guests

The Carriage House Hotel is nestled in the award-winning Village of River Ranch and offers twenty-one hotel suites and six extended stay condominiums with vibrant colors, custom furnishings, spa bathrooms, and boutique amenities. It is the only AAA 4-Diamond luxury hotel in Lafayette, and it appeals to guests of all kinds. If you are in Lafayette for an extended stay, you will appreciate the spacious, residential feel that both the hotel and River Ranch area provide. You will feel at home but with access to upscale service and amenities. Business travelers have full access to Wi-Fi and business resources in addition to potential meeting space. You can also meet clients for dinner or drinks at any of the numerous options in the area. 

As a family, some features appeal to parents and children alike. Our larger suites have separate bedrooms, living spaces, kitchens, and even washers and dryers. Each of your family members can have some privacy but also enjoy your time together. You can prepare and eat meals as a family in your room, or you can venture out to one of the many restaurants in the area. You also have access to our fitness center, pool, and spa, so there truly is something for everyone. 

Take your loved one on a weekend trip or an extended vacation. Our rooms are complete with exquisite details, such as marble showers and chandeliers. Enjoy your time in your private suite, head out to the courtyard for a glass of wine and conversation, or explore the nearby retail shops, eateries, and bars. Get massages at the luxurious Riverspa or relax by the pool before going out for the evening. 

Host a retreat, business meeting, or special event with us. You can stay in the bridal suite as you host your dream wedding, you can host a girls weekend with your friends, or you can take your annual business strategy planning session out of the office. We have numerous spaces designed for each of these uses and more. Let us know how we can host your special event

River Ranch

River Ranch is a beautiful, high-end area. Our superb location is within minutes of the major business and pleasure destinations in Acadiana. The Carriage House Hotel sits amidst a mixed-use development consisting of residential homes, restaurants, retail shops, boutiques, events, and beautiful scenery. It is a welcome retreat from the hustle and bustle of the downtown urban areas where many franchise hotels are located. 

Simultaneously, there is an abundance of restaurants, shops, and activities all within walking distance. At our doorstep are restaurants, spas, and shops. The walkable town is one of Carriage House's unique features, with over 30 restaurants all less than a mile away. You can spend your entire stay in the River Ranch with plenty to do, but you are also close to everything in Lafayette should you have events or travel to other areas of the city. 

Exceptional Service 

If the South is known for its hospitality, the Carriage House Boutique Hotel is the quintessential example of southern hospitality and charm. It is our desire and intention to make your stay a memorable one. We only offer 21 suites, and we strive to make you feel well-served and pampered during your time with us. From the moment you check-in, we focus on your experience. We offer concierge services, make recommendations to you during your time with us, and ensure a smooth, comfortable experience overall. We are here to exceed your expectations. You can expect our best when you choose the Carriage House.

The Carriage House Difference

Enjoy one of the finest resorts in the South and find out why we're the only AAA 4-Diamond luxury hotel in Lafayette. Our enduring hospitality will make it a cherished experience.

Contact Us 

Local  337-769-8400     Toll Free 866-657-8483

One Bedroom Hotel Suites

Our one bedroom suites offer guests a master bedroom, spa styled  bathroom, and parlor with mini-fridge and microwave to enjoy. Features  include executive workstation, flat panel televisions, granite  countertops, and an oversize shower. 

Two Bedroom Hotel Suites

Our two bedroom suites feature a master bedroom suite with double  vanity bathroom and walk-in closet with custom finishes, as well as a  guest bedroom with a suite bathroom. A full kitchen, utility room with  washer and dryer, dining room, parlor and balcony complete these 1,100  square foot luxury suites. 

The luxurious Bridal Suite is located inside the Carriage Houe Hotel and is the perfect setting to prepare for your special day.

  • Spacious dressing room with large makeup vanity
  • Nearby sitting room
  • Full length mirror
  • 2.5 bathrooms
  • Living/dining room with balcony overlooking our beautiful courtyard
  • On-site spa, Riverspa, available for day-of service
  • Nearby hair salons
  • Suite catering available by City Club at River Ranch

Please call 337-216-6558 for pricing and availability.

One & Two Bedroom Options Available. Extended stay suites are boutique accommodations and include 12 foot ceilings with crown molding and custom mill work, hardwood floors in the living areas, and  full kitchens with stainless appliances. A master bedroom suite includes  custom closets and spa bathroom with marble finishes, oversize shower  with body sprays, and soaking tub. Fully appointed kitchens, flat panel  televisions, and many other amenities make these condominiums ideal  for short and long term residency. 

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Hotel & Room Amenities

  • Plush Bedding & Furnishings
  • Ironing board/iron
  • Executive Business Station
  • Luxury Bath Amenities
  • WiFi
  • Full Kitchen or Kitchenette
  • Individual Climate Control
  • Smart  TV
  • In Room Safe
  • 24-hour security
  • Private covered parking

All Carriage House Hotel Guests are considered Members of City Club during the duration of the stay.

Savor Acadiana’s finest delicacies prepared by Chef Donovan and his culinary team. Southern Hospitality meets Private Club elegance in the City Club Grill & Bar. We look forward to spoiling you with our signature Celebrity Service.

With over 140 pieces of workout equipment, 40+ group fitness classes, certified personal trainers, and an on-site Registered Dietitian, our pristine fitness center is second to none. Enjoy complimentary coffee, a performance smoothie or a nutritious meal with fellow members at the City Fit Café.

From beginners’ tennis clinics and social mixers to competitive league play, you will find it all on our 13 rubico clay and hard courts. Our full service Proshop will satisfy all of your tennis needs. Private and group lessons are available.

Enjoy our luxurious resort style pool with interactive water features, lazy river, aqua fitness classes, and swimming lessons.

Our full service day spa creates the total spa experience by blending medical grade services and products with luxurious pampering leaving you rejuvenated in mind, body, and spirit.
The City Club and Carriage House Hotel are located in The Village of River Ranch. Within The Village, there is an exciting mix of homes, businesses and dining that enhance community and promote a strong environmental ethic. The close proximity of the Village of River Ranch to the Lafayette Regional Airport, downtown Lafayette and the Oil Center allows our guest easy access to all the excitement Lafayette has to offer while providing tranquil accommodations.

While The City Club at River Ranch has plenty to offer our guests, The Village itself has several wonderful restaurants and spa style retail stores available. In addition, about 5 minutes down Camellia Blvd is Main Street at River Ranch with many attractive boutiques and shopping locations. Guests can either walk to or take a short drive.

Airport Information

The Lafayette Regional Airport is just a quick 5 miles from the Carriage House Hotel. Lafayette Regional Airport offers flights to major domestic destinations and connecting service to points around the globe.  Our business travelers enjoy the comfort and convenience of our Business Center, and free WiFi service. Other airport amenities include a Visitor Information Center offering Lafayette and regional information, porter services, excellent dining, convenient parking and much more.  Lastly, Lafayette Regional Airport is dedicated to providing all customers with a pleasant travel experience. The airport provides services and facilities designed to assist passengers with disabilities.

Lafayette Regional Airport

200 Terminal Drive  Lafayette LA 70508  337-266-4400  
Please visit the Airport’s webpage for further information regarding short and long-term parking available, car rental as well as specific flight information and flight tracking.

Transportation Available

ALG: 337-233-3460  
Dixie Cab: 337-237-5701
Uber & Lyft via mobile app