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A tradition of great oyster bars runs deep in the history of Abbeville thanks to the first 19th century oystermen who used the Vermillion River flowing through town as an avenue to sell their fresh harvest. Abbeville remains a destination for oyster lovers who satisfy their cravings at a cluster of modern mollusk emporiums. The city's French heritage runs deeper still, beginning with its founder, the Catholic missionary Père Antoine Désiré Mégret, who in 1843 named Abbeville for his hometown in France. He modeled the town's original plan after a typical French village, and today Magdalen Square gives Abbeville a picturesque downtown center with its gazebo, fountain and the historic St. Mary Magdalen Church. Abbeville is home to several annual festivals, including the Giant Omelette Festival each November when cooks prepare a 5,000-egg specimen outdoors. Downtown offers shopping, art galleries, museums and history tours, while birding trails and golf beckon nearby.

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    730 Veterans Memorial Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Beautiful new property located in the heart of Abbeville. Free deluxe continental breakfast, free local calls, In-room coffee makers, refrigerators, and microwaves. High speed internet acess and...
    City: Abbeville
    401 N. St. Charles St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Charming turn-of-the-century home in Historic Abbeville. Full of Southern charm and hospitality. Spacious porches and pond, patio and gazebo. Available for overnight stays, parties,...
    City: Abbeville
    2640 North St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Home accents, wedding and anniversary gifts, cookbooks, baby gifts, picture frames and more. Pharmacy with DME and compounding available. Portraits and photo lab on-site. Fed Ex shipping.
    City: Abbeville
    124 S. State St. Abbeville, LA 70510
     Family owned and operated since 1955 Located in downtown Abbeville. We have old fashioned service and still offer Gift Certificates.  We carry just about all genres: from...
    City: Abbeville
    117 S. Main St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    A gift shop specializing in antiques, gifts, collectibles in a flea market style setting.
    City: Abbeville
    200 N. Magdalen Square Abbeville, LA 70510
    Abbeville is someplace special on the bayou with picturesque Cajun charm, unique cuisine, museums, shops, downtown festivals and more.
    City: Abbeville
    730 Veterans Memorial Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    newest motel in Abbeville. Located off of Hwy. 14 by-pass and near many restaurants. Free internet and wireless access. HBO, ESPN and all other channels. Free continental breakfast.
    City: Abbeville
    1501 W. Port St. Abbeville, LA 70510
     Beautifully shaded 54-site campground with full hook-ups, free WiFi. Located within two minutes of historic downtown Abbeville's restaurants, shops, golf and festivals. Centrally...
    City: Abbeville
    2118 S. State St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Selected as One of the Top 25 RV Parks in America. Small and unique RV Park w/ full hookups, & free wireless Internet. 20 min. from Laf. & New Iberia; In the heart of Cajun...
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A tradition of great oyster bars runs deep in the history of Abbeville thanks to the first 19th century oystermen who used the Vermillion River flowing through town as an avenue to sell their fresh harvest. Abbeville remains a destination for oyster lovers who satisfy their cravings at a cluster of modern mollusk emporiums. The city's French heritage runs deeper still, beginning with its founder, the Catholic missionary Père Antoine Désiré Mégret, who in 1843 named Abbeville for his hometown in France. He modeled the town's original plan after a typical French village, and today Magdalen Square gives Abbeville a picturesque downtown center with its gazebo, fountain and the historic St. Mary Magdalen Church. Abbeville is home to several annual festivals, including the Giant Omelette Festival each November when cooks prepare a 5,000-egg specimen outdoors. Downtown offers shopping, art galleries, museums and history tours, while birding trails and golf beckon nearby.

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