411 West Stephen Foster, Bardstown, KY 40004 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2 Star Downtown Hotel in Nelson County
37.810506 -85.474854
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4.0/ 5

Based on 161 guest reviews

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  • With an outdoor pool!
  • Free breakfast available
  • 48 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check in: 4:00 PM
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Group score of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

Berheim Arboretum & Research Forest, Bloomfield KY, Bluegrass Motor Speedway, Civil War Museum at Old Bardstown Village, Greene County Sport Parachute Center, Heaven Hill Heritage Center, Heaven Hill Distilleries Trolly, The Homestead, Jim Beam's America

Property Description

Welcome to the General Nelson Inn, where guests will find all of the amenities and services to make any stay feel like home! Situated in central Kentucky, our Bardstown hotel features 48 well-appointed guest rooms, each offering cable satellite television with free HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Other hotel amenities include a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool,courtesy airport shuttle to the local airport, business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 150 guests. Small pets are welcome with a fee. For hot breakfast, don’t go anywhere without trying our continental selection of waffles or pancakes, along with a menu that changes daily. We may serve scrambled eggs and sausage links; biscuits and gravy, sausage patties and egg patties; or scrambled eggs, Canadian bacon and fried potatoes or any combination of items listed along with fruit, yogurt, assorted beverages and more. The General Nelson Inn is conveniently located less than one mile from the St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral, the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey History and the Bardstown Historical Museum. Guests staying at our hotel will enjoy visiting several local distilleries including the Heaven Hill Distillery, Jim Beam Distillery and Makers Mark Distillery. Our guests will also be close to The Stephen Foster Story, the annual Arts & Crafts Fair, My Old Kentucky Dinner Train and the Kentucky Railway Museum. These are just a few of the dozens of attractions and festivals that make the Bardstown area a first-class tourist destination. Our friendly, helpful staff is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Bardstown, Kentucky.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2005
Floors: 2
Rooms: 48
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 48
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 150 people
Pool Info:
We have a seasonal outdoor heated pool. Open 9:00 am - 11:00 pm Mid - April through September
Policies / Expenses
24 hours
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 200.00
Total Taxes: 10.24%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are a pet friendly property. Our pet policy is $15.00 plus tax up to two (2) pets in the room, per stay.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Louisiville International Airport

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We offer a "Hot" breakfast between 6:30 am to 9:30 am daily.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at General Nelson Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at General Nelson Inn.

Feel free to use the General Nelson Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Bardstown event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Carriage Room 62 x 33 x 10 2046 150/-- -- 100 -- -- -- --/-- 300 -- --
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The Carriage Room

We have a built in dance floor that is 300 sq ft.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2046 Sq. Feet
62 x 33 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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