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Things to do in Louisville

Churchill Downs
Kentucky International Convention Centre
Louisville Zoo

Are there hotels available near Churchill Downs?

If you’re looking for a hotel in Louisville near Churchill Downs then you are in luck. momondo recommends 12 hotels near Churchill Downs and on average, hotels in the area cost £203/night. This price may vary based on season. Hotels near Churchill Downs are typically 45% more expensive than the average hotel in Louisville, which is £110.

Hotels near Churchill Downs

Are there hotels available near Kentucky International Convention Centre?

Hotels near Kentucky International Convention Centre are typically 51% more expensive than the average hotel in Louisville, which is £110.

Hotels near Kentucky International Convention Centre

Are there hotels available near Louisville Zoo?

If you’re planning on staying at any of momondo’s recommended hotels in the area of Louisville nearest to Louisville Zoo, you should expect to pay around £228/night. This price fluctuates based on time of year. In general, a rate under £228/night is a good deal for momondo users staying near Louisville Zoo. Hotels near Louisville Zoo are typically 51% more expensive than the average hotel in Louisville, which is £110.

Hotels near Louisville Zoo

When to book a hotel in Louisville

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The cheapest time to book hotels in Louisville is: 1-2 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 3 star, on the same day that your stay begins.
1-2 star
£72 - £106
3 star
£107 - £127
4-5 star
£153 - £165

Louisville travel tips

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Which neighbourhoods in Louisville are close to public transport?

Louisville’s public transportation service is run by the Transit Authority of River City, or TARC. This includes buses serving the downtown area as well as some surrounding suburbs. Louisville also has a free trolley to take you around the city centre. It travels up and down Main Street and Market Street. The bus service is much more extensive than the trolley service and covers the whole downtown area. With 28 routes stretching from Broadway and Shawnee Park to Hurtsbourne, along Muhammad Ali Boulevard and more, everything is connected. The bus is also fairly cheap for single rides. If you want easy access to public transportation, look for hotels in downtown Louisville, like the Mint House or the Omni Louisville Hotel. You can also find access to public transportation in Old Louisville, near the Inn at St. James Court.

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Where to stay in Louisville

What neighbourhood in Louisville should I stay in based on why I’m traveling?

For first time visitors looking for lots of action, stay downtown where you’ll have access to most of the highlights within walking distance. Look for Louisville hotels like the Embassy Suites or the Omni Louisville Hotel. Business travelers will also want to stay downtown close to the corporate centres. Couples looking for a romantic getaway may want to stay in Old Louisville because of its charm and quieter nature. Check out hotels like the Inn at St. James Court. Families will want to stay in the South End or the East End, which are both home to many family-friendly activities. Look for hotels like the Rodeway Inn or the Crowne Plaza.

Learn about attractions and sights in Louisville

What are good things to do and see in Louisville?

One of the biggest draws of Louisville is Churchill Downs. Located in south Louisville, this iconic racetrack is famous for hosting the Kentucky Derby every year. You’ll also find the Kentucky Derby Museum nearby. If these are what you want to visit, look for Louisville hotels close to the airport, like Home2 Suites. Another must-see is the Big Four Bridge, connecting Louisville’s Waterfront Park to Jeffersonville, Indiana over the Ohio River. Located in Louisville’s downtown area, there are tons of other attractions nearby as well. Check out Museum Row, home to the Muhammad Ali Center, the Louisville Slugger Museums & Factory, and the Frazier History Museum. Downtown is also home to the Bourbon District, boasting attractions like the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience and many other distilleries. This is also where the Kentucky Opera is located. Find cheap hotels in Louisville downtown, including the Market Street Inn or the AC Hotel.

Which neighbourhoods in Louisville are best for bars and restaurants?

Old Louisville is famous for its collection of local restaurants that serve delicious Southern food and great burgers, as well as some new craft breweries. It’s also home to Buck’s, an official Urban Bourbon Trail stop. You can reach these via public transport by taking buses 4, 27, 28, or 63. The closest station is 4th at Magnolia. The Highlands area is also known for its food scene, featuring international cuisine, including Mediterranean, and plenty of breweries and pubs that serve southern comfort food. You can reach the Highlands by taking the bus to East Broadway at Barrett. If you’re looking for nightlife, stay near the Bourbon District in the downtown area. You can also check out the Urban Bourbon Trail for stops at distilleries featuring whiskey and bourbon-infused menus. The nearest bust stop is Market at Brook.

What popular events take place in Louisville?

Louisville has tons of annual events and festivals to attend no matter when you decide to visit. The Kentucky Derby is the most famous, taking place in the South End at Churchill Downs and lasting for two weeks at the end of April and beginning of May. If you’re looking to attend this event, find hotels in the area like the Home2 Suites or the Holiday Inn. Hometown Rising is a country music and bourbon festival held annually in September at the Expo Center in the South End. These events aren't as easily accessible via public transport, so you may need to rent a car or call a cab. St. James Court is held in Old Louisville in October and is one of the largest art shows in the country. For easy access to this event, stay at the Inn at St. James Court. The buses that serve this area are the 4, 27, 28, and 63.

Louisville travel information

  • How long do people stay in Louisville?

    3 nights is the typical length of stay for people visiting Louisville.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Louisville?

    On average, rooms will be priced around £74 per night when booking a hotel in Louisville; however the price you pay for your room will vary significantly depending on seasonality, location and facilities.

  • When is the best time to book a hotel in Louisville?

    Hotels in Louisville are usually cheapest during the month of December. You can expect a price decrease of around 56% during this period.

  • Which day is cheapest to stay in Louisville?

    Room prices for hotels in Louisville will be at their lowest on Thursday and peak on Sunday.

  • How much does a hostel in Louisville cost?

    Per person, per night, a hostel in Louisville (or a sub 2-star rated hotel) is priced at £52, on average. This price is £21 cheaper than your average Louisville hotel.

  • Based on the weather in Louisville, what attractions are popular during February?

    With an average temperature of 4 °C and a fairly low chance of precipitation (81 mm), February is a great month to explore the outdoors near Louisville.