Interior of a very modern and chic room at 21c Museum Hotel. It has a white bed and nightstand, and red couch at the foot of the bed.

Lexington, Kentucky

Luxury Hotels in Lexington

It’s no secret that we can all appreciate the finer things in life, and hotels are no exception. There's a few stylish hotels in Lexington to look out for when determining where to stay in Lexington.

Certainly one of Lexington’s more unique hotel offerings, the 21c Museum Hotel gives you the opportunity to sleep at a contemporary art museum. You heard that right, 21c is home to one of Lexington’s most popular contemporary art museums—which is totally free to the public. In addition to the museum, 21c houses a chef-driven restaurant named Lockbox. Lockbox features a menu with a unique point of view, and it’s committed to both quality, and supporting regional farmers. Its location simply cannot be beat, as it is located in the heart of downtown Lexington—making it the perfect choice for those who prefer to stay close to the action. This 88 room hotel includes amenities such as: free Wi-Fi, 24-hour valet service, a 24-hour fitness center, a business center, and pet-friendly rooms. This 21c location is also home to the Harmon Room, a one-of-a-kind experience inspired by the popular Netflix series ‘The Queen’s Gambit,’ which blends art with comfort.

Experience brand new rooms and suites at this recently renovated golf resort. Its $30-million renovation included upgrades to amenities such as: a full-service spa, multiple culinary options, and a new bourbon and wine tasting loft. During your stay, you can relax with body treatments at their full-service spa, or show your skills on their 18-hole championship golf course designed by Rees Jones. The resort also includes a pool complex, and a 24-hour fitness center.Their spacious rooms and suites feature plush Tempur-Pedic beds, marble bathrooms and upscale amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible. When you’re feeling hungry, treat yourself to the delicious cuisine of their on-site restaurant, Bluegrass Bistro. With their extensive indoor and outdoor venues, it’s an ideal setting for memorable business meetings and social gatherings.

The new Lexington Marriott City Center stands tall in the heart of downtown Lexington, KY. It’s the perfect choice for professionals, as it reflects the lifestyle of those looking to seamlessly blend work and play. Conveniently, this hotel is only minutes from the University of Kentucky, Lexington Convention Center, Rupp Arena, Keeneland Racetrack and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. It’s also within easy walking distance of Lexington's trendiest restaurants and boutiques. You’ll feel inspired by this hotel's chic atmosphere and amenities like: virtual fitness classes, concierge services, rooftop, and outdoor seasonal pool. Don’t miss out on a chance to visit Infinity: A Skybar & Café, this hotel's signature restaurant known for its delectable local fare and breathtaking views of downtown. 

Located in the heart of Lexington's Distillery District, the Manchester Hotel features soulful interiors rooted in Lexington's historic rickhouses and rich, earthy tones of the surrounding Bluegrass hills. The hotel boasts 125 rooms with a bespoke bottle shop, a lobby bar and lounge, the Granddam restaurant, and Lost Palm, a rooftop bar. 

Having once served the community as Lexington Clinic, this stylish boutique hotel has been part of the historic Gratz Park neighborhood for over 100 years. Their rooms are conveniently located within walking distance from Rupp Arena and Lexington Convention Center, as well as some of the finest shopping and dining experiences in all of Lexington. Amenities include: free parking, business and fitness centers, an on-site restaurant, and a peaceful outdoor terrace and fire pit area.

Nestled in the heart of Bluegrass Country this boutique hotel is beaming with Southern grace and charm. The recently renovated Campbell House is conveniently located near downtown, and a mere 4 miles from both the Bluegrass Airport and legendary Keeneland Racecourse. It’s location is also ideal for exploring the best of Lexington’s shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The nearby Kentucky Horse Park, University of Kentucky, or many local bourbon distilleries are just a few of the experiences Lexington has to offer. Amenities include: complimentary parking & Wi-Fi, business and fitness centers, 25,000+ sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, indoor and outdoor dining venues, and it’s pet friendly. 

The Elwood is a tribute to the contemporary southern lifestyle. It is laidback, artistic, charming, and accommodating, certainly unlike any other hotel experience in the city. From spacious rooms to extended-stay suites, their 62 rooms are designed to help you retreat, relax, and unwind. Their spaces were carefully curated to include natural light, colorful touches, and modern amenities to keep your stay cozy and comfortable. Their rooms may vary in style, giving each one its own unique look and feel. The Elwood is also home to Fiddletree, a restaurant & bar that specializes in local Southern & Americana cuisine. Additionally, there is an on-site fitness center, but if you prefer fresh air The Elwood is conveniently located near several popular running and biking trails. If you’re traveling with a furry friend, consider staying here as they offer food and water bowls, as well as cozy pet beds.