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    General Nelson Inn

    411 W Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-1496
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          $85
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          Overview
          • Excellent25%
          • Very good42%
          • Average21%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair access
          Business Center
          Self-Serve Laundry
          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 379 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          First of all, that is not the correct photo. Photo is of the Talbot Inn G. Nelson Inn is a two story motel with outside corridors - paint peeling off the steps going up to second floor. Only thing renovated in the room is the...More

          Thank Me C
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Check in was smooth. The room was clean. The bed was awesome. The cable was intermittent. The free hot or cold breakfast was a nice touch. Nothing fancy, but adequate. The pool was heated, and clean, and we might have used it if the weather...More

          Thank beachcomber369
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          This hotel is under new management and they are working hard to make improvements. When we arrived (on a Wednesday), new black top was being applied. The next morning, painters were working on the doorways and a landscaping crew was trimming hedges and doing related...More

          Thank Anne_from_Ohio
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Very nice older hotel. We stayed here 3 nights and used the hotel as our home base for shopping and visiting the distilleries. The room was clean and beds were comfortable. Our room was at the back of the hotel and it was quiet. The...More

          Thank chickenlady1510
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I was originally booked to stay at the motel across the street, but they could not locate my reservation. I am so glad I changed to the General Nelson Inn. Of course this is not a luxury hotel, but the property is ideally located; the...More

          Thank Joseph I
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Banquet Room
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • $97 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 48
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Kentucky >
          • Bardstown
          • Also Known As
          • Best Western Bardstown ,
          • Bardstown Best Western
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          Nearby Attractions
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          What is the closest restaurant to the hotel?
          April 22, 2015|
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          How long does it take to walk downtown?
          April 21, 2015|
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          We are located just 4 blocks from downtown. On average, maybe 15 minutes.
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          "No good rooms.... go somewhere else"
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          "A room around back cuts down on road noise."
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          "You can smell the Barton Distillery from the hotel and rooms.. IF you do not want that smell.. avoid.. I..."
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          "Poor accessibility. Stay somewhere else."
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