Best Western

Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites

611 Jenkins Street, Mansfield, LA 71052-3707
Phone: +1 318-871-2022   |   Fax: 318/871-2028   |   74 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites!

Vacation in style at our Mansfield hotel, where a full, free hot breakfast greets guests every morning to get things started on the right foot.

Indulge in a buffet of waffles, fresh fruits, yogurt, cereal, pastries and 100% Arabica coffee or juices. Pillowtop mattresses by Serta are in each room along with LCD flat screens and DISH® TV. There are HD receivers in all rooms, so guests will get the luxury entertainment they deserve.

Our indoor heated pool and spa is a great place to relax after a day of sightseeing. Our saltwater based pool provides a great way to rejuvenate. Many of our guests are in town for the casinos at Shreveport, and a day of testing lady luck demands an evening of peace and quiet. Our customer service staff is friendly, energetic, and happy to provide you with recommendations on things to do nearby.

Business travelers enjoy our Mansfield hotel because of the many complimentary amenities, including a business center, fitness center and gas grilling area. Some of our frequent guests are in town with Haynesville Shell, the local Civil War Reenactment, or to visit the Civil War Museum. Oil field workers, retired government and military workers also enjoy staying with us when in town for business.

Our banquet facilities are a fantastic option for your special event. Weddings, meetings, church services, and government events like the city elections all take place at our spacious facilities. If you are planning an event, our staff is happy to work with you to ensure it is flawless. We understand that a big day can be stressful, and we are here to provide you with everything you need.

No matter why you are in town, let our Mansfield hotel be your home away from home. You will enjoy peace, quiet and spacious accommodations. There are many nearby attractions, but many of our guests stay with us to simply get away from it all.

Reserve your upcoming stay at Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites for an amazing vacation! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice and coffee.
  • Indoor pool heated
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility open from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Universal gym
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff (English and Spanish, may not be available at all times)
  • Guest laundry open 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Dry cleaning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax services, no charge for up to 3-Pages, then $0.25 per page
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Exhibit services
  • Dataports
  • Mail services, limited
  • Meeting facilities maximum occupancy of 53
  • Conference facilities maximum occupancy 96
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Sunbathing
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Barbeque grills for guests

Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites

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Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites

Conveniently located, the best western plus desoto inn & suites in Mansfield, Louisiana is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 32.030565  /  Latitude: -93.713155


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The North (Shreveport DT). Take Interstate 49 South to Exit 186 for LA-175, turn right on LA-175 South. Turn right at Lake Road. Turn right at Polk Street. Turn left at LA-171 South/Jenkins Street. The Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suite is on your left.

From: Shreveport Region Airport. Exit Airport Terminal. Turn right on Hollywood Avenue. Turn right on Jewella Avenue. Turn left on Mansfield Road (LA-171 South) drive 33 miles. The Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suite is on your left.

From: West (East-Texas Border). From East Texas border (Logansport). Stay on Tx-84/LA-84 West. Turn left on LA-171 North/Jenkins Street. The Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suite is on your right.

From: East (I-49). From northbound Interstate 49 Exit 172 for LA-84 East, turn left on LA-84. Merge on to Polk Street. Turn left at LA-171 South/Jenkins Street. The Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suite is on your left.

Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Louisiana Forest Festival

Featuring a wide range of events, the Louisiana Forest Festival is a favorite among northern Louisiana festivals. A one-day festival typically held the fourth weekend in April, the Louisiana Forest Festival takes place at the Winn Parish Fairgrounds just south of downtown Winnfield – just east of Mansfield and south of Monroe.

Must-see events at the Louisiana Forest Festival include the Bass Tournament at Saline Lake, the Beauty Pageant, and the APRA Rodeo. There are also 13 different lumberjack-style events and including 6 chainsaw events, as well as live music, food vendors, and kids zones.

Mansfield State Historic Site

Located in the DeSoto Parish of northern Louisiana, the Mansfield State Historic Site preserves the site of the Battle of Mansfield of 1964. The battlefield is set just a few miles south of Mansfield.

Visitors will get the opportunity to view authentic Confederate artillery, as well as commemorative sites like the General Alfred Mouton Monument and the “Spirit of the Confederacy” sculpture. Be sure to check out the Mansfield Battlefield Museum for more insight.

Uncle Earl's Hog Dog Trials

One of Winnfield's most popular events, the Uncle Earl's Hog Dog Trials is a unique northern Louisana tradition. The event is primarily a hog dog baying event, held annually at the Winn Parish Fair Grounds, featuring canines containing a wild board as the main attraction.

Visitors frequently travel from as far as Mansfield to the west and Monroe to the north for what's consided the "Super Bowl of Hog Dog Baying." The event also features the Campire Cookoff with celebrity judges like the Mayor of Winnsfield and select television personalities.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.01 mile(s) from Lott Casino, video poker, slot machines (no table games)
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Mansfield Historic Site, museum
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Mansfield Female College, museum
  • 32.00 mile(s) from CenturyTel Arena, entertainment venue
  • 32.00 mile(s) from Shreveport/Bossier City, various casinos, restaurants, shopping outlet and mall
  • 0.20 mile(s) from O'Reilly Auto Parts, retail
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Stage, retail
  • 0.70 mile(s) from Big Star, supermarket
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Brookshire's, supermarket/pharmacy
  • 1.20 mile(s) from Family Dollar, retail
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Walmart®, supermarket
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Louisiana Boardwalk, outdoor outlet mall in Shreveport
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Bass Pro Shop, sport /outdoor

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 43.10 mile(s) from Toledo-Bend Lake, fishing, golf, gift shops and restaurants

Nearby Restaurants

  • Across the street from El Giro Mexican, full service, Mexican, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Pizza Hut, fast food, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Camellia Mexican Restaurant, full service, Mexican, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Sonic Drive-In, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 mile(s) from McDonald's®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.30 mile(s) from Barbeque Haven, full service, Tex-Mex, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.30 mile(s) from Home Town Bar-B-Que, buffet, Cajun, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.40 mile(s) from Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant, full service, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.40 mile(s) from Great Wall Restaurant, full service, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner

Best Western Plus DeSoto Inn & Suites

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