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The Brown Hotel

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Couldn't have asked for more. Very clean. The staff were courteous and attentive. Our breakfast and lunch were great. The staff in the restaurant were friendly and happy. They had great attitudes and always had a smile. Would recommend this hotel to anyone staying downtown. We will certainly be back.

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nashville
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We went to The Brown Hotel because it is a Beautiful and Historic Hotel. We were on the concierge floor, we liked Our Room, the Staff is exceptionally Nice, Friendly and Helpful. We went to the Concierge Lounge and the had no Diet Pepsi, We had a couple of Drinks at the Bar and the Front Desk gentleman brought me... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The service at the Brown is exemplary. Every facet of the operation is first class. Not overly expense. We got a package which included 2 cocktails, free breakfast and free valet for $237... good shopping I thought!

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Columbus, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Step back in time when service and excellence was the norm ! this is what you get staying at " The Brown Hotel "excellent service and friendly helpful staff , a hotel with wonderful character and charm, fantastic club level ,will definitely be staying again !

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Grand Haven
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at this lovely old hotel. The main floor was nicely decorated for Christmas. Our room was spacious and very clean. We enjoyed having a drink a hot brown in the lobby bar. It is fun to stay somewhere unique sometimes!

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Thank Elizebeth C
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our stay at the Brown was perfect! The customer service was on point and the hotel is simply beautiful. We loved the art work and the Hot Brown is so worth the trip. Hunter at the bellstand greeted us with a big smile, was most informative and helpful. Could not have asked for warmer welcome! Just a great staff in... More 

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Columbus OH, United States
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As soon as we arrive, we feel at home. The bell staff greet us warmly; the front desk people get us checked in quickly & easily and the room is superb! And the bed is incredibly comfortable. We love stopping by the gift shop where we always find just the right treat for a family member. We ate at J.... More 

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Harrogate, Tennessee
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a beautiful, romantic and historical boutique hotel! The Brown hotel is a perfect place to stay. Words cannot express the beauty of the historical architecture. The check in process was quick, and the staff very friendly. The room was large, comfortable with a spacious bathroom. Unwind with a drink at the Lobby Bar and be entertained by the pianist... More 

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Cowbridge
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Old style (1923) hotel, with opulent public area on 2nd floor. Cheerful checkin staff, and very comfortable rooms, including bath, and sound proofing prevents most traffic noise. The famous English Grill had a private party in on the night I was in; a pity, but the steak I had in the bar area was excellent, though the staff made a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Brown is a fantastic experience! If you appreciate spending time at the hotel itself. The rooms are spacious. The Club level access is a must. Great room to have a drink and an app after a long day and before rushing to get ready for the evening. The concierge, bell hop, those at the front desk, and the bartender... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the corners of Fourth and Broadway in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, The Brown Hotel is one of Louisville's most treasured landmarks. Built in 1923 at a cost of $4 million by J. Graham Brown, the hotel was a magnet for many prominent guests and celebrities during the 1920s through the 1950s. In 1971, two years after the founder passed away, The Brown closed as a hotel and later reopened as the Board of Education building. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Brown Hotel

Address: 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202 (Formerly The Camberley Brown Hotel)
Location: United States > Kentucky > Louisville > Central Business District
Price Range: $146 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Brown Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 293
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Louisville
#2 Romantic Hotel in Louisville
#4 Family Hotel in Louisville
#6 Business Hotel in Louisville
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“Choose club level great valve for money”
 of 5 bubbles jaynebennett79, 3 days ago | Read review
“Corner rooms are spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles 302maryl, 3 days ago | Read review
“Pay the extra for club floor”
 of 5 bubbles Tnsugar, 4 days ago | Read review
“Any, all seemed comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 898JohnR, 4 days ago | Read review
“Club Floor access is the way to go. You won't regret it.”
 of 5 bubbles mrbduke, 5 days ago | Read review
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