Abita Springs Be and Be's a great place to get away from it all, surrounded by 130 wooded acres with no TV or phone. Offering a cabin, a two-story cottage and a tipi. Just 40 minutes north of New Orleans ' French Quarter and near great dining, Pontchartrain Vineyards, Abita Brewery, swamp tours, alligator experience and Abita Mystery House. Uber and Lyft available. How long has it been since you chased lighting bugs? Adjacent to wildlife preserve, deer on property and pool in the woods. Labyrinth opening soon, golf cart for touring property. Also, bamboo grove and stocked pond.