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Wildlife Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Swamp Tours

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Room & Suite (22)
Dining (1)


Property amenities
Free parking
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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5306 N Bayou Black Dr, Gibson, LA 70356-3128
Getting there
Louis Armstrong Intl Airport76 km
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I spent 3 wonderful nights in a very simple cabin! NO TV, which was wonderful! I learned so much and got to just sit out on my screened in porch at night and listen to nature at its best! Met Troy, Helen and Boudreaux, grown alligators. Mr. Vernon and Ms. Betty, my new cajun
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My family & I were booked to stay last memorial day weekend. The reviews were great so we had high expectations. The gardens are really in a random area. We expected alligators in the actual swamp and being able to see them from your cabin but in reality they just just kind of
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Response from Betty P, Owner at Wildlife Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Swamp Tours
Responded May 9, 2017
Dear People, I do remember the incident. We had been really busy and in my mind I had cleaned the cabin. But I had not. Something came up and we left the property. The next day I went to the cabin and was surprised to see that the cabin had not been cleaned. For some reason I had no contact info. That is why you had not heard from me. l am sorry that you had such a bad experience. Betty @ Wildlife Gardens
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We arrived late at night at Bayou Black and found Betty's number on the door - she was very accommodating, being that we hadn't called ahead to book, fixed us a room and welcomed us warmly. The cabin where we slept was basic but very comfortable, right by the water with comfy
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Response from Betty P, Owner at Wildlife Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Swamp Tours
Responded May 7, 2017
Dear Girls, I do remember the two of you. I was really impressed the way the two of you were very brave. To come in very late to an area that you have never been before. I thought you were very brave. After spending the morning with the two of you talking and sharing , I realized that you were not the everyday young women. Vernon and I really enjoyed your company. Maybe some day you will return. Betty & Vernon @ Wildlife Gardens
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Proprietors Betty and Vernon are lovely and engaging hosts who provide a colorful link to the history and peoples of Louisiana's bayou and Cajun countries. Their little rustic swamp cabins are so sweet. We left the door open to listen all night long to the exotic sounds of the
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Response from Betty P, Owner at Wildlife Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Swamp Tours
Responded Mar. 30, 2017
We found all of you very much fun. I was so glad that you got to see the gators. They are just starting to get active. It was really great to hear the males Bellow. Not everyone gets to hear that. Hope to see you again. Love from the Bayou, Betty & Vernon
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Betty and Vern are amazing people. They have incredible stories and take time to show you around the swamp. They will even help tow your car out of the mud when you get stuck. Breakfast was also top notch. The environment that the cabins are in is so beautiful. The cabins are
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Response from Betty P, Owner at Wildlife Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Swamp Tours
Responded May 22, 2017
We hope the two of you are doing fine. We are having a very good season. Hope to see you again in the future. Betty & Vernon @ Wildlife Gardens.
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"All Cabins are Awesome! I had cabin #1."
"All cabins are good, 4 and 5 are furthest from the road/ parking, so quieter, but feel more remote (which we loved)"
"We had cabin 3"
"All cabins appeared to be secluded enough, there are only four, and I'm the first to say I want the most secluded!"
"Cabins 3 and 4 are the most secluded."
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