Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Carrollton

The area's architecture and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Carrollton. Renowned for its zoo, university setting and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Audubon Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Carrollton

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Carrollton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Audubon Golf Course (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Audubon Zoo (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Audubon Nature Institute (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • John P Lyons Memorial Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • TPC Louisiana (4.4 mi / 7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carrollton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Carrollton. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Audubon Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • City Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lawrence Square (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • A.L. Davis Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Longue Vue House and Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Keller Square (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)

Transportation to and around Carrollton

The nearest airport is in New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), located 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Carrollton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 111 holiday lettings near Carrollton. From 64 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carrollton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carrollton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Carrollton:

  • French Quarter: 1,177 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 911 holiday homes
  • Audubon: 1,452 holiday homes
  • Mid-City: 1,760 holiday homes
  • Gentilly Terrace: 72 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carrollton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carrollton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lapalco Village Shopping Center: 2,847 holiday lettings
  • Xavier University of New Orleans: 2,834 holiday lettings
  • NOLA Motorsports Park: 2,847 holiday lettings
  • Lafayette Square: 2,839 holiday lettings
  • Chalmette Battlefield: 2,842 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carrollton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carrollton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 64 Houses in Carrollton. Our other popular types of Carrollton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carrollton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Carrollton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.