About Stella Plantation
Stella Plantation is set on 1500 acres of picturesque landscape in Braithwaite, Louisiana. The plantation is over 200 years old and stands out along the Mississippi River, just 20 miles from downtown New Orleans. With various venue spaces, all unique to each other, Stella is the ideal location for an event of any size or fashion.
Experience everything Stella has to offer. Host your event in any of our four venue spaces. Oak Row, our outdoor venue, is made up of 250-year-old live oak trees perfectly aligned with the Main House on one side and another beautiful row of younger oaks on the other. Our Harold Pavilion is our permanent tented structure with color treated concrete floors, air-conditioning, and removable side panels. The Carriage House has an air brick structure that is perfect for a covered ceremony, small reception or rehearsal dinner, private first look location, welcome cocktail and more. The Sugar Cane Stable stands out with exterior wood and two stunning window lined wings with an interior including brick walls, custom cypress farm tables, iron chandeliers and copper lanterns. All of Stella’s venue options give a blank canvas for your vision to come to life.
Stella is not only a venue, but a destination. Extend your stay at Stella by staying in any of the lodging options. The Main House has three suits, two bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms and plenty of entertainment including a copper bar and six flat screen TVs. The Guest House has a king-size bed suite and 2.5 bathrooms with plenty of room for dining and relaxing. We are also close to opening our brand-new glamping sites, so stay tuned for more details! Take full advantage of your stay by booking any of our seasonal or year-round activities such as Pheasant Shoots, Hunting Packages, Crawfish Farming, Fishing, and many other activities.