Located in the heart of Cajun Country, the Comfort Inn hotel is less than a mile from the Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino. This hotel is also close to local points of interest like the Rural African American Museum, the Opelousas Museum of Art and the Creole Heritage Folklife Center museum. Opelousas is the third oldest city in Louisiana and boasts a number of historical attractions and landmarks. Walk along the streets of the Opelousas Historic District that features Le Vieux Village where you can peruse reclaimed historic buildings from throughout the state. A number of parks, golf courses and outdoor recreation areas can be found in the surrounding area. There are several entertainment venues, restaurants and cocktail lounges nearby; some can be found within walking distance to the hotel. This hotel offers features like free wireless high-speed Internet access, free local calls and seasonal outdoor pool. Enjoy our free hot breakfast featuring eggs, meat, yogurt, fresh fruit, cereal and more, including your choice of hot waffle flavors. The on-site business center provides modern conveniences like access to copy and fax service. All well-appointed guest rooms have microwaves, refrigerators, coffee makers, curved shower rods, work desks, flat-screen televisions, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, pillow-top mattresses and cable television. Ask about our rooms that have whirlpool bathtubs and sofa sleepers. Non-smoking rooms can be requested. Coin-operated laundry facilities are located on the premises. Free parking is available and can accommodate most cars, trucks and buses.