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Derby City House Close to Everything!
0.7 mi from Churchill Downs
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5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Nice property

"Nice property close to the expo center which served us well."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2019

Derby City House Close to Everything!
Churchill Downs Adjacent. Near Expo, Airport, Uofl & Dwntwn + Off-street Parking
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
In town for business

"We where in town for a show at the Kentucky Fairgrounds. Stayed for 17 days. Great location is only a couple minute drive from the fairgrounds gate. House was very nice and just as advertised. Jodie was easy to work with and had all check in information well ahead of time. Only down side is there ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Churchill Downs Adjacent. Near Expo, Airport, Uofl & Dwntwn + Off-street Parking
The Lilly House Close to Everything!
0.4 mi from Churchill Downs
The price is $57 per night
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Love this place, I stay here weekly!!

"I feel at home when I'm there. It's clean, modern updated decor, I love this place!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

The Lilly House Close to Everything!
The Churchill Backside- KY Expo, U of L, Nulu, Downtown, Bardstown Rd
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
We had a great stay!

"Four retired educators spent four nights here on our annual golf trip. The house is completely remodeled and very comfortable. Buff was great to work with."…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

The Churchill Backside- KY Expo, U of L, Nulu, Downtown, Bardstown Rd
Bourbon Barrel Suite-last Minute Trip?
0.7 mi from Churchill Downs
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4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
A great stay in the Derby City!

"Wonderful place to stay, especially for a couple. Someone had reviewed earlier that the neighborhood was noisy, but most of the college kids have left and there are family dwellings on either side that have a great sense of community. I would highly recommend!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Bourbon Barrel Suite-last Minute Trip?
Entire 4 Bedroom Derby Home! Big Groups Welcome!
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4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
👍👍👍

"😉😉😀😀"…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020

Entire 4 Bedroom Derby Home! Big Groups Welcome!
Derby Home within walking distance to Churchill  Downs
Super 8 by Wyndham Louisville/Expo Center
2 out of 5
1.3 mi from Churchill Downs
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $68 per night
3.5/5Good! (217 reviews)

"Very close to the expo center food and museums and"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Louisville/Expo Center
Modern Beechmont House Close to Airport, Expo Center, Downtown, Everything!
Derby Home- 4 blocks to Track
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Churchill Downs is located in a welcoming area of Louisville known for its beautiful river views and sporting events. Louisville is home to 338 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Churchill Downs

You can choose from 6 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Churchill Downs, including these picks:

Things to See and Do Near Churchill Downs

While you're in town visiting Churchill Downs, you can discover the sights within just a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Kentucky Derby Museum, Louisville Slugger Museum, or Speed Art Museum. Conrad Caldwell House, Landward House, and Union Station are notable landmarks to explore if you're in the area. You can catch a show at Louisville Palace, Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, and Actors Theatre of Louisville.

University of Louisville and KFC Yum Center are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by Kentucky Kingdom, located 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Churchill Downs, or Freedom Hall which is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Churchill Downs?
Churchill Downs is located in a welcoming area of Louisville known for its beautiful river views and sporting events. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 12 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Churchill Downs?
Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. It’s located 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Churchill Downs. Other good choices within 5 miles include Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville Airport/Expo Center, KY and Super 8 by Wyndham Louisville/Expo Center.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Churchill Downs, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer near Churchill Downs.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Churchill Downs?
For additional details about picking new dates or cancelling your stay near Churchill Downs, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What can I see and do near Churchill Downs?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Louisville Slugger Museum, Muhammad Ali Center, or Kentucky Derby Museum. Explore notable local landmarks like Union Station, Riverfront Plaza Belvedere, and Belle of Louisville. You can watch performances at Louisville Palace, Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, and Actors Theatre of Louisville if you’re interested in local theater.

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