Local Attractions

Kent Plantation House

Built in 1800, the Kent Plantation House is a historic home located in Alexandria. The home, which sits on a well-manicured four acres, is thought to be the oldest standing structure in central Louisiana.

Named to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, the Kent Plantation features a ton of authentic and refurbished artifacts and décor dating back to the early 19th century. The bousillage Creole house and other exterior buildings are all available for tour. 

Kent Plantation House
3601 Bayou Rapides Rd.
Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
(318) 487-5998

1 Hotel Near Kent Plantation House

Best Western of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center

2720 N MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, Louisiana 71303-4227
Phone: (318) 445-5530

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High Speed Internet Access Complimentary continental breakfast,  choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items Exercise facility Outdoor pool Wading pool Spa Pets allowed only in rooms with exterior entry.  Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit.  Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion.  Pet rate of $10.00 USD is required upon check-in.  If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
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