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Bayou Blue Private Ranch Cottage

Bedrooms 1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Private Ranch Cottage Near Houma La Sleeps 4 With Pool

This private guest house is near to Houma, LA but secluded enough to get a break from the city life. Situated on 25 acres of country ranch land, this detached guest house will create a peaceful escape you will remember. It has a private pool and can accommodate 4 people with a futon that makes into a bed. It is an easy one hour drive from New Orleans and just minutes from nearby Thibodaux. It is about 15 minutes from Houma, where you will find plenty of restaurants and stores if desired. Most of our guests spend most of their time at the guest house, relaxing in our quiet environment or lounging by the pool.

Tom Hassell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Tom Hassell

After living in a smaller city for several years I wanted to move to the country where I could have a place for horses and plenty of room to entertain family and friends. Fortunately we have a detached guest house on the property and hope others can enjoy!

Tom Hassell purchased this cottage in 2012


Gray Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • One bathroom with bathtub and shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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(13 traveler reviews)

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Bayou Blue Private Ranch Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

One of our all time favorites!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Mr. Tom for offering your guest house to HomeAway travelers. This guest cottage sits on a beautiful private horse ranch. It is clean as a whistle, and nicely appointed. Plenty of room/seating for visitors. The back deck beckons you to the private pool. Air conditioned along with Ceiling fans inside and outside. Full function kitchen, comfortable bed and sleep sofa. Grocery store is 5 minutes away. This was our home base for our 4 day visit and we found ourselves looking forward to returning to the comfort of our cottage each day! Rent this comfortable, adorable, peaceful cottage with confidence!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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R&R Heaven

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about our stay at the cabin! Mr. Tom and Mr. Steve were so accommodating and just down home friendly! We had everything we needed to relax and wind down from our high stress jobs. We took one day and drove for an hour to Grand Isle and enjoyed a great time, good food, good drink and new friends at Artie's! Picked up some blue crab to boil, on our way back, at the Seafood Shed in Golden Meadow. Best crab I ever ate in my life! Most of our stay we just cooked on the grill and relaxed in the pool. We did order a pizza from West Main St. Pizza....expensive, but worth every single penny! We hated to leave and can't wait to go back again. The place is perfect for couples who need a break from reality! Thanks Mr. Tom and Mr. Steve!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Quiet peaceful setting! Convenient location to branch out to southern LA. No TV service during our stay.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfection!! Cannot speak highly enough of this gem. My family was in heaven for a week!

  • 5 of 5

Woke every morning to a peaceful easy feeling. We'd check the chicken coop for eggs, feed the horses some apples and carrots, wonder over to the pond to cast a few lines, lounged by the pool. Close enough to surrounding attractions for day trips. Tom and Steve are beyond gracious hosts. Our family enjoyed being on this property immensely. Would HIGHLY recommend .

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Blown away!!

  • 5 of 5

More than we expected. Rented this cottage as home base for a month while exploring Louisiana history and culture. Tom was very welcoming and the relaxing and peaceful cottage was wonderful. Could not have enjoyed our choice of places to stay any more.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wish we could of stayed longer

  • 5 of 5

It was perfect, The cottage is very nice and clean, well stocked with what you might need for your stay. Property and pool are just beautiful. Tom introduced himself and could not of been nicer.

Jeff & Deb

from Mich

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Reservations are not confirmed until payment has been received for the booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.