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The Brown Hotel

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe
Luxury Room, 2 Double Beds | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe
Luxury Room, 1 King Bed | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe
Luxury Room, 1 King Bed | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe
Luxury Room, 2 Double Beds | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe

Overview of The Brown Hotel

VIP Access

The Brown Hotel

4.0 star property

9.0/10 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
Map
335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY, 40202

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFourth Street Live!8 min walk
  • Popular LocationKFC Yum Center15 min walk
  • Popular LocationLouisville Slugger Museum7 min drive
  • AirportLouisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.)8 min drive
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Room options

About this area

Louisville

The Brown Hotel is located in Downtown Louisville, a neighborhood in Louisville, and is in the entertainment district and near the airport. Louisville Waterfront Park and Shelby Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Muhammad Ali Center and Louisville Slugger Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at KFC Yum Center or Louisville Slugger Field. Break out the clubs and hit the links with a golf course nearby, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Louisville Palace - 3 min walk
  • Fourth Street Live! - 8 min walk
  • Kentucky International Convention Center - 12 min walk
  • KFC Yum Center - 15 min walk
  • Louisville Slugger Museum - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Louisville Intl. Airport (SDF) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Safier Mediterranean Deli - 3 min walk
  • Sicilian Pizza & Pasta - 4 min walk
  • Sol Aztecas - 7 min walk
  • Hiko-a-mon - 9 min walk
  • The Sports and Social Club - 9 min walk

About this property

The Brown Hotel

4-star historic hotel located in Downtown Louisville
At The Brown Hotel, you can look forward to a free roundtrip airport shuttle, shopping on site, and a coffee shop/cafe. Enjoy local cuisine and more at the two onsite restaurants. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with 2 bars and a gym.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), a free area shuttle, and valet parking (surcharge)
  • An area shuttle, a porter/bellhop, and meeting rooms
  • Wedding services, concierge services, and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews say good things about the dining options, bar, and helpful staff
Room features
All 293 rooms boast comforts such as premium bedding and air conditioning, in addition to perks like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews speak well of the clean rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, Egyptian cotton sheets, and down comforters
  • Free toiletries and hair dryers
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and daily housekeeping

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts and Historic Hotels of America.

Languages

English, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 26 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 30 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle
  • Free area shuttle up to 1 mi

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–1:00 PM: USD 12-40 per person
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • J.Grahams Cafe
  • The English Grill
  • Lobby Bar

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Free area shuttle
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space (33420 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: USD 50

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 18 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 40 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 26 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 5 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 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 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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Brown Hotel
Brown Hotel Louisville
Brown Louisville
Hotel Brown
The Brown Hotel Hotel
The Brown Hotel Louisville
The Brown Hotel Hotel Louisville

Frequently asked questions

Is The Brown Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at The Brown Hotel?

As of Feb 9, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Brown Hotel on Feb 19, 2023 start from $179.0, 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 The Brown Hotel?

Self parking is available for USD 26 per night. Valet parking is available for USD 30 per night.

What time is check-in at The Brown Hotel?

Check-in begins at 4 PM.

What time is check-out at The Brown Hotel?

Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 50 (subject to availability).

Does The Brown Hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.

Where is The Brown Hotel located?

Located in Downtown Louisville, this historic hotel is 0.2 mi (0.2 km) from Louisville Palace and 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from KFC Yum Center. Fourth Street Live! and Jewish Hospital are also within 10 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Brown Hotel and receive a full refund?

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

Reviews

9.0

Wonderful

Rating 10 - Excellent. 699 out of 1024 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 68%
Rating 8 - Good. 191 out of 1024 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 19%
Rating 6 - Okay. 81 out of 1024 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 8%
Rating 4 - Poor. 38 out of 1024 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 4%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 15 out of 1024 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 1%

9.0/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

8.6/10

Amenities

8.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.5/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Excellent

Michael

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice, old building charm. Room was clean and updated.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2023

10/10 Excellent

Terry, Lexington

Traveled with group
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful old hotel. Classic. Must try the Hot Brown!

10/10 Excellent

Amy

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Brown Hotel offered nice accommodations in the heart of downtown Louisville. The staff were friendly and we enjoyed the ambiance of the lobby while listening to the live pianist. The hallways leading to the room needed vacuuming but, otherwise, the hotel was a wonderful place to stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

debra

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff was wonderful. Hotel was beautiful. Great location - will be back!
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

George w, null

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved the Hotel. Staff was helpful and loved the bar and dining facilities
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

Sara

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Ver nice, lovely inside environment, great stay if you’re going to The Palace for a show.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

Monica

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The lobby of this hotel is exceptional and the staff is friendly and helpful.

10/10 Excellent

Tina

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is beautiful. The lobby is cold in the winter. Really nice rooms for the price

10/10 Excellent

Michael

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Charm, historic hotel.

10/10 Excellent

JoAnn

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff was amazing. We enjoyed our visit.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2022