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General Nelson Inn

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Overview
411 W Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-1496 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews room was clean pancake maker bourbon trail short stay dressing area hot breakfast sausage barton distillery close to town bagels motel style nice outdoor pool front desk staff was very friendly reasonable rates large tv separate building decent breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were only here one night but the management was nice. Seemed safe quiet and it was very clean. they’re doing some updates to the rooms so it’s a step above your average motel. Appreciated the free breakfast, nice tv and nicer toiletries.

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Response from jackp2559, Owner at General Nelson InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. All feedback is welcomed. We strive to ensure each guest is satisfied. We hope to see you return to our property in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was clean, the room comfortable. Not luxury but a good place to see the bourbon trail or all the history in the area. They could add a few more items to the menu. I have been to other hotels without a kitchen that...More

Thank Betty Z
Response from jackp2559, Owner at General Nelson InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. All feedback is welcomed. We strive to ensure each guest is satisfied. We hope to see you return to our property in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night and was very pleased. The room was clean and the bed was comfy. The staff was nice and helpful. There was a large TV with Direct TV. We had a good breakfast with waffles, pancakes, eggs and sausage. There was...More

Thank Demented_Avenger
Response from jackp2559, Owner at General Nelson InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. All feedback is welcomed. We strive to ensure each guest is satisfied. We hope to see you return to our property in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a room on the ground floor on the back of the hotel. Very quiet. Short walk to breakfast (loved the pancake machine). Also easy walk to the center of town and restaurants the other direction. Plenty of space for suitcases and large tv....More

Thank VolMom2014
Response from jackp2559, Owner at General Nelson InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. All feedback is welcomed. We strive to ensure each guest is satisfied. We hope to see you return to our property in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice clean well maintained older motel. Not too far from the downtown or bartons distillery. Will stay again on our next visit to the area. They offer a breakfast but we walked next door to a very good buffet. Our room was nice and...More

Thank jeffrey m
Response from jackp2559, Owner at General Nelson InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback! We look forward to a future return.

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Description
Located in the heart of the Commonwealth, Bardstown is the site of My Old Kentucky Home - the state shrine and subject of composer Stephen Foster's legendary song. Stephen Foster-The Musical, one of the longest More running outdoor musicals in the United States, plays each summer.These are only two of the dozens of attractions and festivals that make the Bardstown area a first-class tourist destination..When visiting Bardstown you'll want to call the Best Western General Nelson Inn home. Conveniently nestled between the knobs of central Kentucky, Bardstown is located 35 miles south of Louisville, about 16 miles off Highway I-65. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
47
Price range
US$63 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Best Western
Also Known As
Best Western Bardstown
,
Bardstown Best Western
Location
United States > Kentucky > Bardstown
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
47
Price range
US$63 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Best Western
Also Known As
Best Western Bardstown
,
Bardstown Best Western
Location
United States > Kentucky > Bardstown
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (5)
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22 April 2015|
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Response from Emily P |
There are many the closest eould be the Stephen Foster buffet.
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Auly
22 April 2015|
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Response from KYGNI | Property representative |
We are located just 4 blocks from downtown. On average, maybe 15 minutes.
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Room Tips
"Back of hotel is away from busy road."
VolMom2014
2 weeks ago
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"Book a room on the main floor if you have heavy luggage as there is no elevator"
JPMMJM
14 Jun 2018
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"Ask for room on pool side"
juliecoletta
5 Jun 2018
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"Go to another hotel"
dlynch913
23 May 2018
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