Saturday, February 20, 2021

The Rest A While - Renovated

 Here are several photographs of the recently renovated Rest A While complex of historic buildings on the lakefront in Mandeville. The project not only brought back to life the old hotel and retreat buildings, lifting them above future floods, but graced them with a Pat Gallagher's restaurant as well.

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The iconic gate archway

Dining on the balcony 

Rocking chair row

The open air elevated dining area

A view of the lake

A replica of the Frapart Hotel porch light

Ground level table section

A view of the lakeside gazebo from the balcony

It now has its own historical marker

See also:

Rest A While History