About this listing
Enjoy your Kentucky Oaks and Derby stay in this warm & inviting 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath home located in the Upper Highlands, all within walking distance to the best restaurants, bars and shops the Highlands has to offer. Conveniently located 1 mile from I-264 which can have you anywhere in Louisville within minutes. Exactly 6.5 miles from Churchill Downs.
Welcome to the Bluegrass State! Where hospitality and horses are a way of life. You can enjoy your stay in this lovely 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom home in the elegantly established Upper Highlands in Louisville. It sleeps 6 comfortably with room for a few more if needed. The master bedroom features a queen-size bed, dresser and closet located on the main floor along with a full bath. A second bedroom currently functions as a dressing room however with a queen size air mattress is easily converted into another sleeping space on the main floor. The third bedroom is located downstairs featuring a separate half bath and laundry room. The enclosed backyard includes a deck, fire pit and seating for a lovely view of the night sky. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a cocktail with your companions after an exciting day at the races or about town. The entire house is open, airy and light throughout. The kitchen is well equipped and can be stocked with food and/or drink for an additional charge should you require. Of course we will have a basket full of traditional Kentucky goodies as our gift to you during your stay. There is also an extra unfinished room in the basement which may be set up for additional sleeping accommodations by use of air mattresses or as a playroom for the youngest of Derby fans. All the comforts of home are here including wireless internet, Xbox 360 with Netflix, Amazon Prime and Spectrum. Come be our guest & enjoy Louisville's time of the year to shine!
The entire house, front & back yards.
Interaction with guests
As much or as little as required via phone, email and/or in person should you purchase additional services (driver, personal shopper, etc.)
Incredibly convenient location in a very well established family oriented neighborhood and within walking distance to the night life of the Highlands. 1/2 mile from grocery, shopping & restaurants on Bardstown Road. Only 1 mile from I-264, which means you can be anywhere in Louisville in no time yet come back to escape to quiet lovely home to rest up for the next day of adventures. Churchill Downs is exactly 6.5 miles from driveway to entrance.
Plenty of room for parking your personal vehicles (up to three) or we may arrange transportation for you for an additional fee.
Other things to note
There is a 3 night stay minimum for the 2017 Derby/Oaks weekend. Professional cleaning will be done before check-in to ensure that you are comfortable.
There is absolutely no smoking on the property and small housebroken pets are allowed with an additional pet fee. The neighborhood is quite an established family-oriented community therefore excess partying that would disrespect the my wonderful neighbors is prohibited.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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We would love to be the hosts for your Kentucky Derby experience. Please let us know if you have any specific requests & we will do our best to oblige. Whether it is recommendations for entertainment, dining, child & pet sitting, transportation or even supplies to be stocked prior to your arrival, our goal is for you to enjoy all the southern hospitality Louisville has to offer. Welcome to our charming old Kentucky home!