A large variety of lodging, cabins, hotels, motels, campgrounds, RV parks and resorts are available on and near Toledo Bend Reservoir, both on the Texas side, like at Shelbyville, and the Louisiana side of the lake.
Depending on the nature of your visit, you may want to consider accommodations in nearby Louisiana cities and towns such as Many, Zwolle, Leesville, Natchitoches and Shreveport.
On the Texas side of the reservoir, nearby cities include Shelbyville, Center, Jasper, Lufkin, Nacogdoches, and San Augustine.
Tyler offers a full range of hotels, motels, B&Bs and other lodging and accommodations. Jet service in Tyler is provided by Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR).
Alexandria, about 85 miles to the east of the reservoir, is a large metropolitan area with a complete range of lodging, dining, medical facilities, shopping malls, and regular airline service via Alexandria International Airport (AEX).
Alexandria offers a variety of hotel properties. Among the lodging options in Alexandria are the following:
Hampton Inn & Suites
- Courtyard by Marriott
- Holiday Inn Express
- Parc England Hotel
- Econo Lodge
- Super 8
- Comfort Suites
- Baymont Inn