Destination guide

The historical city of Bardstown awaits you

Enjoy the area's festivals, history and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Bardstown. This city's local tours, hiking and museums draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Bardstown

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bardstown a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barton 1792 Distillery (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Heaven Hill Bourbon Heritage Center (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • My Old Kentucky Home State Park Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Bluegrass Speedway (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Cedar-Fil Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Woodlawn Springs Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bardstown

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Bardstown is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Lincoln Homestead State Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Taylorsville Lake State Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Elizabethtown City Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Elizabethtown Nature Park (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Freeman Lake Park (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bardstown

The nearest airport is in Louisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.), located 30.5 mi (49 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Louisville, KY (LOU-Bowman Field), which is 31.1 mi (50 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bardstown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30 holiday lettings around Bardstown. From 15 houses to 5 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bardstown? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bardstown. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • My Old Kentucky Home State Park: 60 holiday lettings
  • Cedar-Fil Golf Course: 60 holiday lettings
  • Barton 1792 Distillery: 59 holiday lettings
  • Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey: 60 holiday lettings
  • Basilica of St Joseph Proto-Cathedral: 59 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bardstown listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bardstown?

Yes, of course. offers 15 Houses in Bardstown. Our other popular types of Bardstown holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bardstown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Bardstown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.