Conveniently located off I-75 at exit 110, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Lexington, KY is just five miles from the University of Kentucky and Rupp Arena, home of Wildcats basketball. Guests flying in to catch a basketball game or visit students can enjoy a stay on the west side of Lexington just 11 miles from the Blue Grass Airport (LEX). You won’t have to go far to see top equine attractions like the Kentucky Horse Park and Keeneland. In addition to a great location in the heart of the Bluegrass region, our hotel offers welcoming amenities such as a complimentary, hot breakfast and an indoor heated pool.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Continue your exercise routine while on vacation in our fitness center, which offers cardio machines, weights and fresh towels. We also provide perks like free parking and books from our Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM. Free high-speed Internet access also makes sharing pictures of the kids cheering on the Wildcats quick and easy. Our corporate guests can take advantage of our around-the-clock business center. Standard amenities include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Enjoy space for the whole family in our rooms and suites, and request cribs or rollaways for your little ones. Goose-down bedding offers that extra comfort for a great night’s sleep, and useful appliances make reheating leftovers a cinch. Standard highlights include:
For a romantic getaway, reserve our Whirlpool Suite with a king-size bed and a whirlpool tub for two.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Pick up a free weekday newspaper, pour a cup of gourmet coffee and help yourself to the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch and dinner, you’ll find delicious steak and Italian restaurants within a two-mile radius.
Things to Do in Lexington
While visiting the “Horse Capital of the World,” you’ll want to see the Kentucky Horse Park and the Thoroughbred Center, and maybe catch a race at Keeneland. Had your fill of horses? Check out these other hot spots:
University of Kentucky – The state’s flagship, land-grant institution draws students and Wildcats fans from across the country. We’re just five miles from the campus, so visitors to the university don’t have far to travel when touring the campus or attending athletic events.
Rupp Arena – Located in Lexington’s historic West End 12 minutes from the hotel, this arena is home to the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team, repeated national champions. Along with the most exciting basketball games in the region, Rupp Arena also hosts big-name concerts and shows.
Lexington Opera House – Drive a quick four miles to the region’s premier performing arts center, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. You will fall in love with the 19th-century ambiance as you enjoy a live show.
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