Hotel Francis

7059 Us Highway 61 North, St Francisville, LA 70775 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Highway Hotel in West Feliciana County
30.7623555-91.3082254
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2.5/5

Based on 206 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 2.9%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 101 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10
  • 5 meeting rooms in hotel

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Local Attractions

Hotels in Saint Francisville, Louisiana are known for southern hospitality and being close to attractions, like Myrtle's Plantation and Rosedown Plantation.Saint Francisville hotels in Louisiana are located in a historical town, full of antiquing and quaint local shopping options. The nearby Louisiana State Rodeo in Angola, held in April and October, is a short drive from our Saint Francisville hotel. Whether you want to relax, get some culture or are here for the rodeos, enjoy a cool, spacious room and the friendliest service in town.Your Magnuson Hotel in St. Francisville is one of two branded hotels in the area, and guests count on us to deliver the quality and service they've come to expect. Plantations surround the area, and historical tours are a favorite activity for many of our guests. Baseball tournaments in the summer always draw a crowd, and the Audubon Pilgrimage is a favorite local activity that brings in travelers from around the country.The Mississippi River attracts outdoor fun

Customer Reviews of Hotel Francis

2.5 out of 5. Based on 206 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

Offering an outdoor pool, this St. Francisville hotel offers free Wi-Fi in every room. Butler Greenwood Plantation is just a 6 minute drive away.A microwave and a small fridge are included in each room at the Magnuson Hotel St. Francisville. Cable TV and ironing facilities are also included. All rooms feature a view of the lake.A complimentary continental breakfast is offered each morning at the St. Francisville Magnuson Hotel. Guests can exercise with a variety of equipment at the fitness center. This hotel offers a 24-hour front desk.Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge and Beaver Creek Golf Course are both a 30 minute drive from this hotel. Baton Rouge is 35 miles away.We speak your language! Hotel Rooms: 101We have meeting/Banquet space with over 5 rooms from 5-200 people. We have a great outdoor area for outside parties and weddings.2 Double Beds Nonsmoking, 1 King Bed Nonsmoking and 2 Double Beds Smoking with the following in each room.Free hot breakfast, free wireless internet access, cable TV with extra stations, air conditioning, free local calls, iron and board, coffee maker, hairdryer, microwave and mini-fridge. Requests are not guaranteed, and will be granted based on availability at check-in.1.00 mile(s) from Rosedown Plantation, splendidly restored example of antebellum opulence. 28 acres of historic gardens, open daily.1.20 mile(s) from The Myrtles Plantation, listed on national register, America's most haunted homes.1.60 mile(s) from West Feliciana Sports, 4.5 mile mountain bike trail, nature trail, tennis & basketball courts baseball fields and picnic tables in a beautiful country setting.2.00 mile(s) from Butler Greenwood Plantation, area's most complete formal Victorian parlor.4.29 mile(s) from Audubon State Historic Site, West Indies influence apparent in house where Audubon tutored furniture making in late federal style.4.31 mile(s) from Afton Villa Garden, site of gothic mansion burned in 1963. Approach by serpentine avenue of live oaks and azaleas, open seasonal.4.50 mile(s) from Catalpa Plantation, Victorian home filled family treasures.5.00 mile(s) from Cat Island Wildlife, activities include, bird watching, fishing, hunting & canoeing.5.00 mile(s) from Cottage Plantation, oldest complete plantation complex in area, open daily.6.50 mile(s) from Greenwood Plantation, famed Greek revival home built in 1830, burned in1960 and reconstructed in 1980. Open daily.8.00 mile(s) from Tunica Hills Wildlife, several biking trails through steep ravines.22.36 mile(s) from Angola LA State Museum, prison museum and site of several award winning films. Free admission.0.77 mile(s) from St Francisville IGA, grocery store, full service0.95 mile(s) from St Francisville Market, grocery and deli, full service19.86 mile(s) from Walmart, retail store

Green Sustainability

Not at this time.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 2
Rooms: 101
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 77
Handicap Rooms: 4
Suites: 12
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 5 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 3682 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 158 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 20.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Pool is outdoor. The size is 40'x20' and the hours are from 9AM-10PM.
Ownership: Melton Harrell
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
CANCELLATION POLICYCancel by 4 PM on day of arrival, local hotel time, to avoid a 1 night(s) cancel penalty charge on normal days. On event dates it is 72 hours before arrival or you will be charge one full day. Group bookings of 5 or more rooms can not
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 4.00%
Occupancy Tax: 3.00%
City Tax: 5.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are welcome for $25.00 per day per room. Most dogs are welcome. See rules at Hotel or call for restrictions.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport for more information call Airport. US 61 South toward Baton Rouge for approximately 21 miles.?Merge onto Interstate I-110 South.?Proceed approximately 2 miles to Exit 6 toward the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport.?turn Left onto Harding Boulevard 0.2 miles.?Turn Left onto Veterans Memorial Boulevard.?Approximately 0.4 miles down Veterans Memorial Boulevard turn slightly to the Right onto Captain Ryan Drive which will lead directly to Jackie Cochran Drive (front of the airport terminal).

Local Shuttle Info: No shuttle. But if Shuttle is need, we can cost this out for your group.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary full breakfast from 6AM-10AM Monday-Sunday, choice of breads, cereal, hot eggs, grits & other hot items, juice and coffee. We also have a free Supper Monday to Thursday for our Guest from 5PM-7PM.

Internet / WiFI

free, access in guest rooms, lobby and meeting rooms

Hotel Rate Trends at Hotel Francis

Rate fluctuations of Hotel Francis

The chart above shows averages of prices for both group rates and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was placed. The lowest group rate shown is 20.5% in November 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $98 in the month of October 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel Francis in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Francis

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Francis.

Feel free to use the Hotel Francis meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in St Francisville event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
MAGNOLIA ROOM 38 x 50 x 12 1900158/1581117946544612/10211190190
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MAGNOLIA ROOM

CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES IN THE STATE OF LA.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
38 x 50 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES AT THE STATE OF LA.
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MAGNOLIA ROOM A-SIDE
26 x 38 x 12 98882/8258412428246/51109999
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MAGNOLIA ROOM A-SIDE

CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES IN THE STATE OF LA.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
988 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 38 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES AT THE STATE OF LA.
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MAGNOLIA ROOM B-SIDE
23 x 38 x 12 87473/7351362125215/4978787
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MAGNOLIA ROOM B-SIDE

CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES IN THE STATE OF LA.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
874 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
23 x 38 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES AT THE STATE OF LA.
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PLANTATION ROOM 28 x 26 x 12 72861/6142301721175/4--7373
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PLANTATION ROOM

CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES IN THE STATE OF LA.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
728 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
28 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES AT THE STATE OF LA.
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FELICIANA ROOM 62 x 17 x 12 105488/8861442530257/5117105105
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FELICIANA ROOM

CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES IN THE STATE OF LA.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1054 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
62 x 17 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
12
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
CATERING OF FOOD IS DONE WITH 3RD PARTY VENDORS OR YOU CAN DO YOUR OWN. DISCOUNT IS GIVE IF YOU CLEAN AND SETUP YOUR SPACE. IF YOU WANT ALCOHOL YOU MUST USE A 3RD PARTY VEDNOR WHO HAS LIQUIOR LICENSES AT THE STATE OF LA.
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FAQs about Hotel Francis

What time is check in?

Check in time is 2:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Hotel Francis have?

There are 101 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Hotel Francis?

Yes, they have 5 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Hotel Francis?

Complimentary full breakfast from 6AM-10AM Monday-Sunday, choice of breads, cereal, hot eggs, grits & other hot items, juice and coffee. We also have a free Supper Monday to Thursday for our Guest from 5PM-7PM.

How much does internet cost?

free, access in guest rooms, lobby and meeting rooms

Is there a gym at Hotel Francis?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. No Wifi. Intermittent Wifi. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a pool at Hotel Francis?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Pool is outdoor. The size is 40'x20' and the hours are from 9AM-10PM..

Testimonials:

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"Words cannot express how easy this process was to secure the rooms for my guests. This was by far the easiest planning that I have yet to do for my wedding." K.A. - Pittsburgh, PA

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