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Essence of the Bluegrass

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The Essence of the Bluegrass, located in Lexington, KY provides the perfect accommodations for your visit to the bluegrass region of Central Kentucky. Enjoy the height of sophisticated comfort and friendly service as you lounge in the main family room, with its 25 foot ceilings and stone fireplace, or rest in serene privacy in one of four spacious rooms. Five minutes away from the The Kentucky Horse Park and fifteen from downtown Lexington and Keeneland, your stay will be the best of the Bluegrass.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Blue Grass Airport17 km
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Beautiful property away from town but conveniently located to restaurants and downtown Lexington. With only 4 guest rooms, you feel like you have the place to yourselves. Jackie and Keith are laid back and their dog, Cole, is a huge German Shepherd that wouldn't hurt...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank Beth D
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were in town to photograph a wedding which meant we did not have a lot of time to spend at the B&B. Quality over Quantity states it best because the time we spend there was quality time. The house was beautiful and well kept....More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank lfranke2018
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We returned to EOTB for a Derby trip. We toured distilleries on the Bourbon trail and wineries during our stay and finished up with the Kentucky Derby. They are situated in a beautiful area surrounded by horse farms. Many distilleries are located within an hour...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank ZIHluvr
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We chose this beautiful B&B for location and the beauty of the surroundings. It met our expectations for comfort and 30 min drive to Keeneland Race Track and to the Equestrian Event at the Horse Park, just 10 min away. But the hospitality of the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Essence of the Bluegrass offers a perfect experience of the finest accommodation, meals and hospitality that KY has to offer. The setting is absolutely breathtaking and the hosts, Jackie and Keith are welcoming and energic. Essence is minutes away from KY Horse Park and Lexington....More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from onthego802 | Reviewed this property |
There was a first floor room....nice place, keep trying.
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"We stayed in larger suite, Keeneland Room, which was quiet and looked west for sunsets and true view of KY..."
2 May 2018
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"Just spend the extra $$$ and get the suite. It's worth it."
1 Jun 2017
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"downstairs room best deal though need to keep blinds closed for privacy"
26 May 2017
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"The room on the first floor is pet-friendly with its own entrance."
29 Nov 2016
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