Another proud year for Southwest Louisiana - 53 of our local businesses have claimed the title “Certificate of Excellence!”  This honor celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Well done, SWLA! And thanks to all of our visitors for giving us such high marks!

Here are your Excellence winners:

Comfort Inn Lake Charles, Red Roof Inn Lake Charles, Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Lake Charles South, Wingate by Wyndham Lake Charles Casino Area, SpringHill Suites by Marriott Lake Charles, Hampton Inn Lake Charles, Best Western Casino Inn, Golden Nugget Lake Charles – Hotel, Residence Inn Lake Charles and Best Western Plus Lake Charles Inn & Suites.

Hotel Room

Southern Spice Restaurant and Grill, Leonard's Food Quarters, Hollier's Cajun Kitchen, Pat's of Henderson, Ember Grille & Wine Bar, Tony's Pizza, MacFarlane's Celtic Pub, 121 Artisan Bistro, Darrell's, Novrozsky's Hamburgers, Joe's Pizza and Pasta, Rabideaux's Sausage Kitchen, BBQ West, Steamboat Bill's, Pitt Grill, Cotten's Famous Hamburgers, Mama Reta's Kitchen, Landry's Seafood, Saltgrass Steak House, Cadillac Bar Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar, Lillie's Asian Cuisine, Grotto, Vic & Anthony's, Favorites Southern Kitchen, Tia Juanita's, Asia Restaurant, Walk-On's Bistreaux and Bar, Blue Dog Café and Chart House.

Restaurant Table Setting

Millennium Park, Prien Lake Park, Golden Nugget Casino and Golden Nugget Spa & Salon.

Thank you to everyone who visited this past year and took the time to submit a review. Have a stellar review you’d like to share about one of our area’s establishments? Log on to Trip Advisor and join the conversation!   

If you haven’t had a chance already, we invite you to pack your bags and book your trips NOW to see what the rave reviews are all about!