At the crossroads of I-49 and Highway 190 and nestled in the heart of Cajun Country, the Evangeline Downs Hotel is the premiere accommodation for guests traveling to the Acadiana area. Connected to Louisiana's prestigious Evangeline Downs Racetrack, Casino and Event Center, guests can experience dining, live entertainment, slot floor gaming, and live horse racing (seasonal) within steps from their delightfully decorated guest rooms.


The Hotel's 117 guest rooms include deluxe rooms and suites equipped with a microwave, mini-fridge and safe. Guests are invited to the hotel's breakfast room daily for a complimentary hot continental breakfast. Ample free parking is available around the Hotel and complimentary WIFI access is also available to all hotel guests.

Evangeline Downs Hotel Opelousas Welcomes You to Cajun Country!

Evangeline Downs Hotel

2235 Creswell Lane Ext
Opelousas, LA 70570


A Choice Hotels International Ascend Collection Hotel

Tel:  337-407-2121
Fax: 337-407-2111



King and Double Queen Bed Rooms await for your next visit to Evangeline Downs!


Multiple options including jacuzzi suites, kids suites, and living room suites are waiting for your arrival!

Rewards Program

The Evangeline Downs Hotel is a Choice Hotels Ascend Collection member and participates in its Choice Privileges Rewards Program. It is free to sign up and guests can start earning points on their first stay at any Choice Hotel property. Guests can redeem their points toward free hotel nights, travel deals, gift cards and more! 


To sign up, speak with one of our front desk representatives today or click the logo to the right.