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Saddlestone Cottage - Ky Bourbon Trail, Horse Park, Horse Farms, Keeneland

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WCs1
Space 1,900 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Saddlestone Cottage is an old family farm house that's been totally renovated and offers all new amenities. It's in heart of horse country, but close to Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Kentucky Horse Park, Keeneland, Equus Run Vineyards, Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm, historic Midway, Lexington, Georgetown, Frankfort and Louisville. Excellent dining choices are close by in Midway, Lexington, Georgetown and Frankfort. You also have the perfect front porch view of picturesque Equus Run Vineyards, located just across the road, and access to South Elkhorn Creek. Have a cup of coffee on the front porch and enjoy the sunrise over the vineyard.

Saddlestone Cottage, easily accessible from I-64 via two exits, is situated on 15 acres on a beautiful country road nestled in the midst of thoroughbred horse farms. Guests have access to the entire house. Feel free to walk throughout the 15 acres, read a book on the front porch, fish down at the South Elkhorn Creek, put your kayak in the creek, or relax on the back covered patio. Each of the three bedrooms has a new queen bed and private full bath. Bed linens, towels, basic toiletries and hair dryers are provided. The kitchen is fully functional so you can enjoy cooking tasty creations or just opting for a cup of coffee in the morning. A full laundry room is off the kitchen area. The living and dining area is a wonderful co-mingled space with views out to the vineyard. The house is comfortable, cozy, and updated.

For Kentucky Bourbon Trail Explorers--

This is the perfect spot to stay if you're working your way through the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Five of the distilleries are less than 25 miles away; the furthest is 75 miles away. Several craft distilleries, breweries and wineries are also nearby. In just a few short day trips you will be able to take in the trail and hit some other spots as well!

For Horse Lovers and Racing Fans--

Saddlestone's neighbors are thoroughbred farms including Glencrest, Audubon, and Margaux farms. Zenyatta, a Breeder's Cup favorite, resides at Lane's End Farm, and triple crown winner American Pharaoh is at Coolmore's Ashford Stud--both in Versailles, which is a short 15 minute drive away. Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm is 5 minutes away and Keeneland and the Kentucky Horse Park are each about a 15 minute drive.

For History Lovers--

You'll want to visit Ashland, the estate of Kentucky's greatest statesman, Henry Clay, and the Mary Todd Lincoln home. Both are located in Lexington. Dr. Thomas Hunt Morgan, the father of modern day genetics, was born in Lexington and was the first Kentuckian to win a Nobel Prize. The Hunt-Morgan House, located in beautiful, historic Gratz Park, is also open for tours. On the Frankfort side, you can visit Daniel Boone's grave in the Frankfort Cemetery or take in a tour of Rebecca Hunt Candy.

For Foodies and Gastronomes--

It's a definite--you will not go hungry! Lexington, Midway and Georgetown have an amazing array of non-chain, independent restaurants. There's farm-to-table, southern infused, time-honored recipes to the latest culinary trends, the restaurant scene is sure to impress.

So, relax and enjoy the perfect home base for touring the Bourbon Trail, visiting Keeneland, taking in historical sites or enjoying a glass of wine on the front porch swing. This is the perfect country retreat while being close to everything!

More Details

Owner
Pamela Trautner
Member since: 2017
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Children 10 and older are welcome.
Location Type:
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Vineyard Suite Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Savannah Suite Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Farmstead Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Downstairs Bath - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Vineyard Suite - 1 Large Double Bed , First floor bedroom off living room area with full bath.
    Savannah Suite - 1 Large Double Bed , 2nd floor, sitting area, full bath
    Farmstead Suite - 1 Large Double Bed , 2nd floor, sitting area, full bath
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking

Reviews

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(27 traveller reviews)

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Saddlestone Cottage - Ky Bourbon Trail, Horse Park, Horse Farms, Keeneland
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
5

Wonderful wonderful wonderful!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely a wonderful place to stay!!! Recommend this property to everyone!!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed and happy you spent your 4th of July with us in central KY.
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Collinsville, IL
5

Highly satisfied

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house with 2 other couples and all of us loved the accommodations and location. Country location within easy driving to all interested sites around central Kentucky. Would definitely do again and will recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Mother of the Bride

  • 5 of 5

I rented this cottage for the Grandparents of the Bride and as a space for the Bridal party to get ready. After the Grandparents got lost multiple times in their travel to the wedding and sending out search parties to locate them, it was a blessing to have them centrally located and grounded for the event. The cottage was really well done on the inside and generously appointed. The owner was very pleasant, professional, and prompt to respond in all our conversations. GREAT EXPERIENCE!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect property to experience the Kentucky country side!

  • 5 of 5

One of the nicest properties we have stayed at. Well put together and thought out for a home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Massachusetts
5

Great cottage, fit the bill perfectly for the four of us.

  • 5 of 5

We came to Midway, KY for a family reunion and the cottage was perfect for the four of us that stayed there. It was the perfect hub for the reunion activities, the distilleries, horse farms, Louisville and Lexington. Each bedroom has it's own bathroom, so that was a great plus getting ready each morning and the kitchen was well appointed for the few meals we made there. It's in a beautiful setting with a covered patio in back and a covered porch on the front of the house and right across the street is Equus Run Vineyards, so that was another plus. All in all it was a great trip and the Saddlestone cottage was perfect for us. If we are ever in the area again, we wouldn't hesitate to rent the cottage again. Thank you Pamela, you have a very nice place there.

Carol W.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

cozy, comfortable and well located

  • 5 of 5

We two couples stayed for 5 nights. From this cottage we embarked on

exploring Louisville, Lexington, Frankfort and all the small charming towns

in between. The cottage is supplied with everything one would need, is very

clean, lovely linens and is located right across from a 20 yr winery, Equus.

Thank you Pamela for being right on with the communication and also for

your visit.

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Bluegrass Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Grey Goose
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Interstate 64
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Midway restaurants
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £57.94
Refundable Damage Deposit £386.25

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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