Historic Maysville is a short drive up HWY 68 north. Visit historic Washington KY and the Beecher-Stowe house. Downtown Maysville has several art galleries, a wonderful culinary arts school bistro and much more. Driving west towards Lexington KY will take about 40 minutes and the heart of the horse farms in the Bluegrass. Along the way stop in for a visit at the Secretarite museum in Paris, KY.
On January 25, 1927 Blue Licks State Park became Kentucky's fifth state park. Judge Samuel Wilson of Fayette County, chairman of the Blue Licks Battlefield Monument Commission, presented a deed for thirty-two acres to the Kentucky State Park Commission on behalf of local citizens who had donated the land. Located north of the Lower Blue Licks Crossing in present day Robertson County, the site of the Battle of Blue Licks enshrines the memory of the men who died in one of the worst military defeats of the American Revolution. he park. Blue Licks now has 148 acres and over 50 campsites with water and electricity. Each August, the park hosts a reenactment of the Battle of Blue Licks. One unique feature of the park is the existence of a rare plant. The Short's Goldenrod is the first plant in Kentucky placed on the endangered species list of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The plant is named after amateur botanist Dr. Charles W. Short.The Worthington Lodge has meeting facilities, FREE Wifi acess, 32 lodge rooms, 2 cottages, and a full service catering program in the Hidden Waters Restaurant. Group or team building programs are available with our recreation office, such as hiking, primitive skills, canoeing, and more.
Details / Other Expenses
|Year of Last Renovation:||2001|
|Corridors:||All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways|
|Non Smoking Rooms:||32|
|Room Windows:||Windows Don't Open|
|Meeting Rooms:||3 |
|Meeting Space:||2000 sq. feet|
|Banquet Space:||Holds 100 people|
|Dist. to Food/Bars:|| 10.0 Mi |
|Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:|| 35.0 Mi |
|Dist. to Nearest Gym:|| 25.0 Mi |
|Lounge/Bar Hours:||N/A| Policies / Expenses
3 days prior notification on individual bookings, 2 weeks on group block bookings. $25 processing fee will be held for any cancellations after the required cut offs.
|Typical Group Deposit:||$150|
|Total Misc Fees:||$2.00 USD |
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
|State Tax:|| 6.00%|
|Occupancy Tax:|| 3.00%|
|Country Tax:|| 1.00%|
|Other Tax:|| 0.65%|
|Resort/Hotel Fee:|| 2.00 Per Night|
Amenities / Features Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Two pet friendly rooms. $25 fee for the extra service the room will need. The rooms are located on the lower level for easy access to the grounds. There is a pooch patrol station available for use, help us keep our park beautiful.
Airport & Shuttle Information
48 miles Lexington KY.
Local Shuttle Info: N/A
Airport Shuttle? Sorry
airport shuttle available.