Bendel Gardens Real Estate
Bendel Gardens’ real estate includes 150 acres on the banks of the Vermilion River in Lafayette. This area was known as Walnut Grove Plantation in the 1800s. Purchased by Houston Oilman, Harry Bentlif, the land was developed as a residential neighborhood that includes many luxurious homes.
Near the Oil Center, Bendel Gardens offers residents local shopping, dining, medical and leisure activities. The residents of Bendel Gardens’ real estate are served by Woodvale Elementary, L.J. Alleman Middle School and Lafayette High School, which are part of the Lafayette Parish School System.
Residents of Bendel Gardens’ also have many cultural venues from which to choose. The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory of Music, Chorale Acadienne, Lafayette Ballet Theatre and Dance Conservatory and the Performing Arts Society of Acadiana are just a few of the choices nearby.
Residents of Lafayette Parish are within the center of Creole and Cajun culture in the United States. The city enjoys a strong tourism industry due to this cultural aspect. In addition, there are many annual events and activities within Lafayette. The Cajun Heartland State Fair is an eleven day event and Festival International de Louisiane is an annual international festival of music and the arts that celebrate the French heritage of Lafayette and surrounding areas.
A choice of many including professionals, families and retirees, Bendel Gardens’ homes for sale affords a lifestyle that is unique.