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Location, Location! Horse Park & Bluegrass Amenities minutes away!!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Large Home With Chef's Kitchen, Creek Front

A magical property with farm/horse views from every window. Ensuite master with adjustable king bed, dual sinks, over sized tub, steam shower, screened balcony. Second ensuite twin beds with pool view. Large third BR with queen bed and twin trundle with a private bath across the hall. A chef's kitchen with open great room and dining. Large lounging areas. Over two acres of exquisite outdoor beauty including creek front. Owner onsite and available on lower level of home.


Owner
Donna Schwartz
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

What makes this house unique

Kentucky horse country beauty! The farms are fabulous at anytime of the year. Each season is unique and offers up special views. From the spring new born foals to the fall leaves all have their beauty!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Georgetown in Scott County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , steam shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , screened balcony with creek view
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , pool view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , extra large room with creek view
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Location, Location! Horse Park & Bluegrass Amenities minutes away!!
average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews
5

Relax among the horses.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful rental in beautiful horse country. Gorgeous views in every direction. Convenient to the races and Lexington. Very clean and well appointed. Best stocked kitchen I have ever seen in a rental. The only thing that could have been better was the weather.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words.
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5

Simply the best hosts and the most gorgeous home

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Donna and Bernie for sharing your lovely home and being such gracious hosts. Our group of 3 moms, 4 daughters chose Lexington to stay for our first Kentucky Derby to be in the center of horse country. Our home away from home was not only incredibly beautiful, but we were surrounded by horses every day. It was a real joy to come home from the races and relax in this wonderful place. We wish we could of stayed longer than 4 days, as there is so much to explore in the area. The hat shops in Midway, the delicious 5 course dinner, Bernie in the pouring rain taking our pictures in our Derby outfits, these are our great memories! Thank you for your gracious hospitality. Hopefully this was only our first derby and not our last, we would love to come stay with you again!

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for kind words. We hope to see you soon!
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Comfortable and clean. Nice owners

  • 4 of 5

This is a nice property but it is not as close to the horse park as we were led to believe (16 miles away). Also, one of our primary reasons for choosing this property was the heated outdoor pool. Apparently it’s not open until well after we had booked our stay. No one told us that it wouldn’t be available. Quite location and comfortable beds, living room, etc

  • Review Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Clearly listed on VRBO home site has the dates for pool opening May -September. Using google maps will take you the long way around. There are other roads that take you directly to the Horse Park and are 7-10 miles from our home.
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5

Incredible Property

  • 5 of 5

This property is hard to beat. Situated in the heart of thoroughbred horse farms, you can view the horses every morning as you enjoy your coffee on the sun porch or by the pool. The kitchen has everything you could hope for - it is the best equipped kitchen I've encountered in my travels. We easily entertained our friends following a day at Keeneland Race Track. The hosts were very accommodating and friendly. We definitely hope to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. We do love our magical Alkira Place.
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5

Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience with renting a home and I have to say that it was a wonderful experience! The owners were so hospitable and the home/property was gorgeous. It was delightful for us to come home from long days at the horse park to this slice of heaven. The home is updated and very well cared for. I read a review before we booked about the dogs barking, but their dogs were precious and never once bothered us at all. The owners do live there, but everything is separated enough to still feel very private. We enjoyed them being there and appreciated their knowledge of the area and answering our questions about restaurants, shopping, etc. I really hesitated to write a glowing review for this simply due to the fact that this will be our go to place any time we are back in Kentucky and I don't want it to be booked! However, we were extremely pleased with every part of this stay and would only hope that others find themselves staying here and discovering a peaceful, restful retreat in a beautiful part of Kentucky. We are grateful to have been able to experience this!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very pleasant stay

  • 5 of 5

We were here in KY for the Rolex 3 days horse shows and stayed for a week in Donna's home. It was lovely !! The house was beautiful and clean, Donna was an amazing host and always available.

If you're looking for a home in the lexington area do not hesitate !!

And again Donna thank you for opening your home :)

  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying with us! We appreciate your business. Please come again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Lexington Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The Grey Goose, The Tavern
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
University Club of Kentucky
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Holly Hill, Midway Bakery, Heirloom
Car: necessary

All Equestrian events, Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tours, Kentucky Horse Park, Keenland Racetrack, Equus Run Winery and Lexington, KY all just 10-15 minutes away.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Property Damage Insurance £75.38

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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