If you want to go the traditional gift-giving route this holiday season, that’s 100% fine. We all love a cheerful giver and recipient no matter the circumstances. But if you want to give the invaluable gift of relaxation with unforgettable memories at an affordable, family-friendly destination like Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana, I’m here to help. This is why locals and visitors are investing holiday staycations in the SBC this Christmas season:

Right now, it can be a little awkward to host parties, attend events or participate in holiday gatherings.

With social distance guidelines, mask mandates, and ever-changing government parameters hijacking our 2020 plans, you can create Christmas memories with those that you feel most comfortable around. Many of our visitors feel comfortable driving to the area for a nearcation and our residents can take full advantage of a holiday staycation with these unbeatable packages. Whether your relaxed experience includes a quick drive across the state line or a 10-minute drive across town, our restaurants, event organizers, hotels and attractions have taken proper precautions to combat the spread of COVID-19. Click here to view our area’s most updated restrictions.

Staycations don’t have to break the bank. Here’s 11 holiday package deals in Shreveport-Bossier:

  1. Hampton Inn Shreveport/Bossier City, located at 1005 Gould Drive in Bossier City
  2. TownePlace Suites Bossier City, located at 1009 Gould Drive in Bossier City
  3. Courtyard by Marriott Bossier City, located at 100 Boardwalk Boulevard in Bossier City
  4. Residence Inn by Marriott Bossier City, located at 501 Traffic Street in Bossier City
  5. Courtyard by Marriott Shreveport, located at 6001 Financial Plaza in Shreveport
  6. Springhill Suites Marriott Bossier City, located at 8010 East Texas Street in Bossier City
  7. Holiday Inn Express Airport, located at 5420 Interstate Drive in Shreveport
  8. Hilton Shreveport, located at 104 Market Street in Shreveport
  9. Wingate by Wyndham Bossier City, located at 1121 Barksdale Boulevard in Bossier City
  10. Hilton Garden Inn Bossier City, located at 2015 Old Minden Road in Bossier City
  11. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bossier, located at 7970 East Texas Street in Bossier City

Not to mention, you can also score discounts on fun things to do in Shreveport-Bossier:

Upon arrival to the hotel, guests will receive a rack card with exclusive deals offering everything from half-priced charcuterie boards from We Olive & Wine Bar and a free Icee at Sci-Port Discovery Center with the purchase of a general admission ticket to discounted experiences with bike rentals at SB Rides and Christmas in Roseland at the American Rose Center.

Get the staycation package while the getting and gifting is good.

Residents seeking a staycation and regional visitors seeking a nearcation are encouraged to take advantage of these specials while they last. The packages include low room rates and exclusive offers such as discounts at local restaurants, attractions, experiences, and more. Hotel offers are available through the remainder of the 2020 year. Don’t let 2021 arrive before you, click here to book your stay.

When you arrive, you can truly relax because we’ve planned an entire holiday getaway for you:

Use this three-day itinerary to help you get the most out of your holidays. Once you leave, you’ll realize that 72 hours wasn’t near enough time to take in Shreveport-Bossier’s southern Christmas story.

Hotel offers are only redeemable with promo codes and an online reservation. To view the current list of exclusive holiday hotel offers and promo codes, click here. To plan your next getaway in Shreveport-Bossier, visit www.shreveport-bossier.org.