5bed/4bath Historic Home Less Than 2 Mi. to Kentucky Derby(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 9)
Old Louisville is one of the nation's premier Historic Preservation Districts. This 3800 square foot late Victorian brick home is perfectly situated within it: Less than 2 miles from Churchill Downs, 1 mile from fabulous live theater, performing arts center and entertainment district, 2 miles to the convention center and 5 miles from the airport. The Old Louisville neighborhood is noted for it's graceful mansions, vibrant October Art Fair and central location.
The home's exterior remains historically accurate, but the inside has been updated . All five bedrooms have 32" flat screen televisions and there is house wide wifi. There three queen and two double bedrooms. All beds are made with 400 thread count all cotton sheets, stylish spreads or duvets and four pillows per bed. Bathrooms are fully stocked with quality cotton towels and liquid hand soap.
The common areas include a gracious entry hall, comfortable living room and a fully equipped kitchen. Pots, pans, dishes, cutlery and glassware are all supplied.
Home rental includes two historic zone parking passes which enable parking directly curbside.
This home is perfect for visitors to the Kentucky Derby as Churchill Downs is less than 2 miles distant (shuttle to track is nearby as well). It is also a great spot for participants and trainers for the Ford Iron Man race which starts/ends at 4th Street Live and Waterfront Park. In addition, those coming to Louisville for Convention Center Events or Yum Center events will find this house closely situated to both! The St. James Art Fair draws 600,000 visitors to this neighborhood each October to view art from over 700 exhibitors. Enter less than a 1/2 block from this home.
In July, 'The Kentucky Shakespeare Festival' takes place in Central Park, about 2 blocks from the home. Enjoy free performances, a cash bar, snacks and musical entertainment before and after the shows. This year play is 'Much Ado About Nothing'. Also new this year is 'Movie Monday' in the park with free screenings in July and the first week of August.
New! An organin market 'The Root Cellar' has opened just two blocks from the home-- get the best in fresh produce and farm raised meats.
Keywords: Kentucky Derby, Historic,
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Member since: 2011
- 3200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 9
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9
- Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (2)
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- Satellite / Cable
- Live Theater
- Sight Seeing
- Dining Area
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 4 - May 7, 2017
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest
Oct 12 - Oct 16, 2017
4 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Exit Cleaning (6 guests) $95 + tax
- Tax Rate 16.07%
Please be sure that your number of guests is accurate.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Home is located less than two blocks from Central Park, a lovely urban park with multiple play areas, fountain and a live summer shakespeare festival. Many casual restaurants, coffee shop and other spots within a short walk.
Year Purchased: 1998
About: I name is Deirdre Seim and I manage six lovely properties in Louisville, all located in the city's two Historic Preservation Districts. Each home is beautifully furnished, with luxury bedding and easy access to Louisville's best restaurants and tourist attractions.
- Primary: 5024039839 9am- 7pm EST general inquiries, 24/7 for guests
2nd floor hall and stair to 3rd floor
Queen Bedroom 1
Queen Bedroom 3
3rd floor bedroom, close view
Second floor bathroom 2
3rd floor split bathroom
Churchill Downs-- Spring Meet
Front Entry Hall
First floor living room
Queen bedroom, pocket doors close for privacy.
3rd floor bedroom and study
Queen Bedroom 2
Second floor bathroom 1
3rd floor split bathroom
Arbor Walkway in Central Park, 1.5 blocks from the house
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Friday, April 28, 2017
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