Within 30 miles of Lake Charles, LA.
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La Quinta Inn & Suites
Lake Charles Prien Lake Rd

1201 West Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Phone: 1-337-478-9889
Fax: 1-337-478-9891
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The La Quinta Inn & Suites Lake Charles was recently named a 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award winner!

With easy access to Highway 210, the La Quinta Inn & Suites Lake Charles is conveniently located near dining, shopping, businesses, golfing, and is the closet hotel to area casinos.

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Amenities & Services
  • Free Bright Side Breakfast™
  • Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Facilities Available
  • Business Center
  • Guest Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Pets Welcome - 2 pets max per room 50lbs and pets must not be left alone in room
Free Bright Side Breakfast®
  • Waffles
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Bread and muffins
  • Fresh fruit
  • All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Sausage
  • Biscuits
  • Sausage Gravy
  • Pastries
  • Bagels
  • Milk

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Hotel Details
100% Non-Smoking HotelTripAdvisor 2013 Certificate of Excellence Winner
  • Floors: 3
  • Rooms: 75
  • Suites: 12
  • Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
  • Free wireless high-speed Internet access
  • Free high-speed Internet access in all rooms
  • Microwave in all rooms
  • Premium Cable Channels
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron with Ironing Board
  • Dataport Phones
  • Voicemail
  • Alarm Clock
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
  • 5.0 of 5 stars  Location
  • 4.5 of 5 stars  Rooms
  • 4.5 of 5 stars  Service
  • 4.5 of 5 stars  Value
  • 4.5 of 5 stars  Cleanliness
Most Recent Reviews:
"Pet Friendly!!!!"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 24, 2014
Karissa I | 
My Husband and I stayed at The La Quinta on our way out to Texas. The room was large, clean, and very comfortable. We arrived late and left early due to our travel schedule. My only complaint is with the lady who sets up the breakfast should not be the face of the hotel. My husband and I were walking out and I stopped to grab our cup of coffee and we were scolded about "No Dogs in the Kitchen". Our girl Suzie was on a leash and outside of the dining area. Other than her rude behavior we will return in the future!!!  
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"Great location and Excellent Staff & Service"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 14, 2014
AlohaHawaii_984 | New Braunfels, Texas
We enjoyed our recent stay at this lovely LaQunita in Lake Charles due to the great location, clean lobby, breakfast area and rooms and wonderful staff! The staff was very friendly and helpful with tips on local restaurants. Also, the business center was quiet and well stocked for those early morning calls I had to take. The staff even had fresh coffee ready to go several hours before the breakfast services were scheduled to start. I would definately stay here again in the future!  
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"Return to Lake Charles"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 9, 2014
Frank D | San Antonio, TX, United States
My stay at the LaQuinta was a good one. A new hotel with few draw backs. Good Stay. Bath tub needed extra attention around the grout. Had mold in the cornors. Room was large and had everthing needed for a good stay, except a nice choice of channels on the cable. Very limited as to sports and movies. Heavy on the local channels. Didn't need 6 local channels.  
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"Pleasure stay in March 2014"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Mar 25, 2014
Jerome H | Lake Charles, United States
Everything at this Hotel was excellent except for the fact that the poolside hot tub was not functional. Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Service personnel were very accommodating. The front desk staff were friendly and helpful. The facility was clean and centrally located to area attractions. The fitness center was well cared for and well equipped.  
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"Clean, Good Service, Good Location"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Mar 25, 2014
Dlandryag | Baton Rouge, Louisiana
I have stayed here 3 times and have never had a dirty room. The rooms are a great size and have a microwave and fridge. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The breakfast is good. I would like to see them put a smoking patio in the rear of the hotel with a table to accommodate smokers instead of smoking at the front door.  
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Area Attractions & Landmarks
  • Lake Charles Gator Pond, 4 mi.
  • Imperial Calcasieu Museum, 0 mi.
  • The Childrens Museum of Lake Charles, 4.5 mi.
Area Companies & Businesses
  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, 5 mi.
  • Christus St.Patrick Hospital, 1 mi.
  • Womens and Childrens Hospital, 1 mi.
Nearby Sports & Recreation
  • Gray Plantation Golf Club, 6 mi.
  • Mallard Cove Golf Course, 6 mi.
Nearby Restaurants
  • Casa Manana, mi.
  • Luna Bar and Grill, mi.
  • Outback Steakhouse, mi.
  • Seven Ten Downtown Bar and Grill, mi.
  • Steamboat Bills On The Lake, mi.
  • Tony's Pizza, mi.
  • The Landing at Contraband, 0 mi.
  • Mama Rosa's, .4 mi.
  • O'Charley's Restaurant, .4 mi.
  • Olive Garden, .4 mi.
  • Wild Wings Grill & Bar, .4 mi.
  • Texas Road House, .7 mi.
  • Jack's Daniel's Bar and Grill, 1.6 mi.
  • Snake River Grill, 1.6 mi.
  • Hollier's Cajun Kitchen, 10 mi.
Entertainment & Shopping
  • L' Auberge Du Lac Casino Resort, .5 mi.
  • Isle of Capri Casino, 7 mi.
  • Delta Downs Race Track Casino, 25 mi.
  • Prien Lake Mall, .8 mi.
Lake Charles, LA
Local Time: 2:20 AM (Central)
Local Temperature: 68.9°F
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