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Overview
411 W Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-1496 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Good value. Rooms are dated but clean. Nice outside sitting area in front of hotel though it needs to be cleaned daily (Furniture and floor were dirty). We had two rooms carpet in both were wet. Told the person at front desk who explained all...More

Thank Ken N
Reviewed May 23, 2018

my husband & I stayed 2 nights. we normally stay at Hampton Inns, but the price at the Hampton Inn was very pricey for the area (in our opinion). after reading the reviews we decided to stay here. it is fairly updated & beds were...More

Thank dlynch913
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Staff was friendly and courteous. Hotel does need some updating. My only real complaint was that the parking lot was being paved the week I was there. I have bad allergies and the smell of tar did not help. My reservation was made a month...More

Thank Libby W
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Yes, this is an older motel, but I have no complaints! Friendly staff. Quiet location. Easy walk to town and a nice tavern. Easy access to the Jim Beam Distillery. Basic, clean room. Good motel style breakfast. Pool wasn’t open for the summer, but we...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Rode in from TN and looking for a clean place to sleep. The room was clean, the shower was hot, and the bed was comfy. The buffet next door hit the spot for dinner. Met a few bourdon connoisseurs out front, everyone was friendly! I...More

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Description
Located in the heart of the Commonwealth, Bardstown is the site of My Old Kentucky Home - the state shrine and subject of composer Stephen Foster's legendary song. Stephen Foster-The Musical, one of the longest ...More running outdoor musicals in the United States, plays each summer.These are only two of the dozens of attractions and festivals that make the Bardstown area a first-class tourist destination..When visiting Bardstown you'll want to call the Best Western General Nelson Inn home. Conveniently nestled between the knobs of central Kentucky, Bardstown is located 35 miles south of Louisville, about 16 miles off Highway I-65. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
47
Price range
$64 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Best Western
Also Known As
Best Western Bardstown
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Bardstown Best Western
Location
United States > Kentucky > Bardstown
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April 22, 2015|
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Response from Emily P |
There are many the closest eould be the Stephen Foster buffet.
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April 21, 2015|
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Response from KYGNI | Property representative |
We are located just 4 blocks from downtown. On average, maybe 15 minutes.
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"Book a room on the main floor if you have heavy luggage as there is no elevator"
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"Go to another hotel"
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"Get one in the back to be close to the pool and breakfast area and away from the road"
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