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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of University Lodge Motel

University Lodge Motel

2.0 star property

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
711 East Main Street, Frankfort, KY, 40601

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKentucky State University14 min walk
  • Popular LocationCove Spring Park3 min drive
  • Popular LocationLeslie Morris Park8 min drive
  • AirportLexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass)29 min drive

Room options

About this area


University Lodge Motel is located in Frankfort. Capital City Museum and The Grand Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Prodigy Vineyards & Winery and Rising Sons Home Farm Winery.

What's nearby

  • Kentucky State University - 14 min walk
  • Old Governor’s Mansion - 3 min drive
  • Cove Spring Park - 3 min drive
  • Buffalo Trace Distillery - 5 min drive
  • Leslie Morris Park - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Blue Grass Airport (LEX) - 29 min drive


  • Rose's Pub - 12 min walk
  • Arandas Mexican - 16 min walk
  • Sage Garden Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Capital Cellars Wine & Spirits Café Market - 3 min drive
  • Gibby's - 3 min drive

About this property

University Lodge Motel

Property highlights
University Lodge Motel provides laundry facilities and more. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this motel include:
  • Free self parking
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby and a 24-hour front desk
Room features
All guestrooms at University Lodge Motel feature perks such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and desk chairs.
Extra amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with tubs or showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and daily housekeeping


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have elevators
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per night
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

University Lodge Motel Frankfort
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Frequently asked questions

Is University Lodge Motel pet-friendly?

Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 10 per pet, per night.

How much does it cost to stay at University Lodge Motel?

As of Sep 29, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at University Lodge Motel on Sep 30, 2022 start from $55.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at University Lodge Motel?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at University Lodge Motel?

Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.

What time is check-out at University Lodge Motel?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is University Lodge Motel located?

Situated in Frankfort, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Kentucky State University, Old Governor’s Mansion, and Capital City Museum. Old State Capitol and Rebecca Ruth Candy Tours & Museum are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at University Lodge Motel and receive a full refund?

Yes, University Lodge Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to University Lodge Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 9 out of 112 reviews
5 - Excellent 8%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 112 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 112 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 23 out of 112 reviews
2 - Poor 21%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 48 out of 112 reviews
1 - Terrible 43%




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Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nasty bugs everywhere
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I wasn't impressed with any of it it was nasty
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

1/5 Terrible

Business traveler
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Bottom of the bartell
They spared all expense to improve the room
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Disappointing and concerning. It was a smoking room as requested.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021