Shreveport

Last Modified: March 17, 2010Extended Stay Hotels

An increasing number of business travelers are coming to Shreveport -Bossier City and discovering that they need to spend more time in the area because there is so much profitable business to conduct. Many hotels and motels offer weekly rates, some offer monthly rates, and others specialize in accommodations for extended stays.

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Hotels that provide accommodations designed for extended stays include:

  • Crossland Economy Studios, 3070 E. Texas St., Bossier City, (318) 747-5800: This hotel features large studio suites with fully equipped kitchens including cooking and dining utensils, separate sleeping and working areas, WiFi Internet connections and free local phone calls.
  • Candlewood Suites, 5020 Hollywood Ave., Shreveport, (318) 635-8062: Newly opened in 2008 adjacent to Shreveport Regional Airport, Candlewood Suites offers reasonably priced studios and 1-bedroom apartment suites with full kitchens and all utensils, free hi-speed Internet access and a DVD/CD player, and access to the facility’s movie lending library, a 24 hour fitness center, an outdoor swimming pool and barbecue grills.
  • Marriott’s Residence Inn, 4910 W. Monkhouse Dr., Shreveport, (318) 635-8000: Also located only a few blocks from Shreveport Regional Airport, the Marriott has upscale studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartment suites with separate living, sleeping and work areas, fully equipped kitchens including all utensils, free hi-speed Internet access, a fitness center, a sports court, and a heated swimming pool with Jacuzzi spa.
  • Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier City, 1001 Gould Dr., Bossier City, (318) 747-6220: This is another Marriott hotel that has 72 spacious suites with fully equipped kitchens and space for relaxing, entertaining or meeting with business associates. Although located in Bossier City, the Residence Inn is only 2 miles from downtown Shreveport and 3 miles from the Barksdale Air Force Base.

Short term furnished apartment rentals are also available

Short term furnished apartment rentals are available all around the Shreveport-Bossier City area. They are advertised in the newspapers and can also be found through real estate agents. One apartment complex that rents short term furnished apartments is Cedar Creek Village Apartments at 3555 Cedar Creek Drive in Shreveport, (318) 686-3555. 30-day minimum stay is required. Another complex is Oakwood corporate housing, 1301 Williamsburg Drive, Bossier City, (877) 902-0832. 30-day minimum stay is also required.