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    Essence of the Bluegrass

    4343 Mount Horeb Pike, Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 279-4697
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    • Average3%
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    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    Jackie and Keith are terrific. Very warm and inviting hosts. House is so beautiful. Breakfast was wonderful. Seeing the horses from my window was great. I would highly recommend this B+B. You can't go wrong. If you go say Hi to coal a very loving...More

    1  Thank Marnopinski
    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    Found this gem when our plans changed last minute to explore Lexington over the weekend. What an unexpected surprise! Generally, pictures online look "grander" than what you find when you arrive, but in this case, what you see is exactly what you get. The home...More

    Thank Terri R
    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    The location is an excellent focal point to visit the distilleries in Lexington, Frankfort, Versailles, Paris, etc. It is also away from the city lights and noise; the surroundings are gorgeous; the house is big, well appointed, and comfortable with plenty of seating indoors and...More

    Thank Paul F
    Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

    My sister in law and I stayed here in our girls road trip. We wanted to spend a few nights in horse country. We enjoyed our stay so much we are already trying to figure out when we might me able to return. We stayed...More

    1  Thank kerryr1963
    Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

    Our night was amazing. Keith and Jackie are amazing hosts. They are friendly, talkative, and open. If you are looking for a place that feels like you are visiting old friends this is it. They took us out to meet the horses. We sipped on...More

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    • US$149 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Kentucky >
    • Lexington
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    19 February 2015|
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    Response from onthego802 | Reviewed this property |
    There was a first floor room....nice place, keep trying.
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    "Just spend the extra $$$ and get the suite. It's worth it."
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    "downstairs room best deal though need to keep blinds closed for privacy"
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    "The room on the first floor is pet-friendly with its own entrance."
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    "All rooms have nice views - the "suite" is VERY large and luxurious (altho we didn't stay in..."
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