Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Jefferson

The riverfront and parks create a pretty picture of Jefferson. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. 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 Jefferson

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Jefferson a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Audubon Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Audubon Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Audubon Nature Institute (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • TPC Louisiana (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • NOLA Motorsports Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • John P Lyons Memorial Center (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Jefferson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Jefferson is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Audubon Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • City Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Longue Vue House and Gardens (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Lafreniere Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Thomas Jefferson Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Bayou Segnette State Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Jefferson

Fly into New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Jefferson?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,729 vacation rentals near Jefferson. From 1,063 Houses to 1,333 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Jefferson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Jefferson?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jefferson:

  • Downtown CBD: 1,242 vacation rentals
  • Bourbon Street: 1,109 vacation rentals
  • Faubourg Marigny: 543 vacation rentals
  • Warehouse District: 1,314 vacation rentals
  • Carrollton: 120 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Jefferson?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Jefferson. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Harrah's New Orleans Casino: 2,795 vacation rentals
  • Ernest N. Morial Convention Center: 2,799 vacation rentals
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome: 2,618 vacation rentals
  • Tulane University: 2,442 vacation rentals
  • Audubon Park: 2,807 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Jefferson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,063 Houses in Jefferson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jefferson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,333 rentals available
  • Villas: 34 rentals available
  • Cabins: 52 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Jefferson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 461 vacation rentals with pool available in Jefferson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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