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Morehead Kentucky Hotels & Motels

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Morehead is a picturesque small town in the eastern part of Kentucky that's perfect for a relaxing vacation. There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, including hiking and fishing in the nearby Daniel Boone National Forest. Morehead is also a great place to experience some of Kentucky's unique culture, with events like The Browning Orchard Festival. More from this guide...

Morehead Hotels & Accommodations

Motel 6 Morehead Ky - Morehead
+1-888-389-4121
602 Fraley Dr., Morehead, KENTUCKY 40351
  • Economical property
From$60
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Hampton Inn Morehead : 500 Hampton Way
+1-888-675-2083
500 Hampton Way, Morehead, KY 40351
  • 3-star Highway property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • A lot of pool
  • Very quiet
From$99
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Days Inn by Wyndham Morehead
+1-800-716-8490
170 Toms Dr., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Low Cost Lake property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Best Western Eagles Inn : 110 Toms Dr.
+1-800-805-5223
110 Toms Dr., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 49 rooms
From$80
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Red Roof Inn Morehead in Morehead
+1-888-965-1860
175 Toms Dr., Morehead, KY 40351
  • 2-star Lake property
  • Check in: 3:00 p.m.
From$65
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Red Roof Inn Morehead : 175 Tom's Dr.
+1-888-788-5576
175 Tom's Dr., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Low-priced Lake hotel
  • Free breakfast
From$30
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Comfort Inn & Suites - Morehead
+1-888-897-9207
2650 Ky 801 North, Morehead, KY 40351
  • Low priced hotel
  • 65 rooms in property
  • Most guests thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average
  • Bathroom could be optimized
From$69
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Carter Caves State Resort Park - Olive Hill
+1-888-311-4278
344 Caveland Dr., Olive Hill, KY 41164 ~20.93 miles northeast of Morehead
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • 3 conference rooms in property
From$49
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Days Inn by Wyndham West Liberty : 1613 West Main
+1-888-469-4795
1613 West Main, West Liberty, KY 41472 ~22.50 miles south of Morehead
  • Economical property
From$60
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Days Inn by Wyndham Mt. Sterling : 705 Maysville Rd.
+1-888-734-9421
705 Maysville Rd., Mount Sterling, KY 40353 ~28.69 miles west of Morehead
  • Inexpensive property
From$60
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Comfort Inn and Suites - Mount Sterling
+1-888-841-5292
105 Stone Trace Dr., Mount Sterling, KY 40353 ~28.82 miles west of Morehead
  • Affordable Rural property
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$69
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Ramada Limited Mount Sterling : 115 Stone Trace Dr.
+1-888-455-5160
115 Stone Trace Dr., Mount Sterling, KY 40353 ~28.86 miles west of Morehead
  • Two-star Highway property
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$60
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Econo Lodge in Grayson
+1-888-965-8297
205 State Highway 1947, Grayson, KY 41143 ~28.96 miles east of Morehead
  • Cheap hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$60
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Super 8 by Wyndham Grayson
+1-888-906-6358
125 Super Eight Lane, Grayson, KY 41143 ~28.98 miles east of Morehead
  • Cheap hotel
  • Check-in time: 14:00
From$60
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mt. Sterling North An Ihg Hotel
+1-888-749-6785
269 Evans Dr., Mt Sterling, KY 40353 ~29.01 miles west of Morehead
  • 3 star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 pm
From$99
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Quality Inn and Suites : 501 C West Stevens Blvd.
+1-888-878-9982
501 C West Stevens Blvd., Grayson, KY 41143 ~29.27 miles east of Morehead
  • Midscale hotel
  • Check in: 11:00
  • Shower can be a problem
  • Room is all right
From$80
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Natural Bridge State Resort Park
+1-888-389-4485
2135 Natural Bridge Rd., Slade, KY 40376 ~31.88 miles southwest of Morehead
  • Affordable hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
From$69
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Super 8 by Wyndham Maysville Ky in Maysville
+1-888-389-4121
550 Tucker Dr., Maysville, KY 41056 ~35.28 miles northwest of Morehead
  • Economical Suburban property
  • Check-in: 13:00
From$60
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Quality Inn Maysville
+1-888-675-2083
1428a Us 68, Maysville, KY 41056 ~35.42 miles northwest of Morehead
  • Two-star hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$60
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Days Inn by Wyndham Maysville Kentucky : 484 Moody Dr.
+1-800-716-8490
484 Moody Dr., Maysville, KY 41056 ~35.51 miles northwest of Morehead
  • Inexpensive hotel
From$60
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Greenbo Lake State Resort
+1-800-805-5223
965 Lodge Rd., Greenup, KY 41144 ~36.08 miles northeast of Morehead
  • Midscale Lake property
  • 3 floors in property
From$59
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Shawnee State Park Lodge & Conference Center
+1-888-965-1860
4404b State Route 125, West Portsmouth, OH 45663 ~39.54 miles north of Morehead
  • 3-star Rural hotel
  • 3 floors in property
From$59
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ashland - Ashland
+1-888-788-5576
10945 Route 60, Ashland, KY 41102 ~40.48 miles east of Morehead
  • 3-star property
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Location is ok
  • Clean Rooms
From$75
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ashland, an IHG Hotel - Ashland
+1-888-897-9207
13131 Slone Court, Ashland, KY 41102 ~41.36 miles east of Morehead
  • Low Cost Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
From$60
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Days Inn by Wyndham Ashland
+1-888-311-4278
12700 Route 180, Ashland, KY 41102 ~41.49 miles east of Morehead
  • Cheap Highway property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$59
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Hampton Inn Winchester : 1025 Early Dr.
+1-888-469-4795
1025 Early Dr., Winchester, KY 40391 ~41.68 miles west of Morehead
  • Midscale Highway property
  • 59 rooms in hotel
  • All guests thought the service was very professional
  • Friendly employees
From$134
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Baymont by Wyndham Winchester - Winchester
+1-888-734-9421
960 Interstate Dr., Winchester, KY 40391 ~41.71 miles west of Morehead
  • Three Star Highway property
From$80
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Red Roof Inn Lexington - Winchester
+1-888-841-5292
1100 Interstate Dr., Winchester, KY 40391 ~41.79 miles west of Morehead
  • 2 star Highway hotel
  • Check-in: 2:30 pm
From$58
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Knights Inn Ashland
+1-888-455-5160
7216 Sr 60, Ashland, KY 41102 ~43.30 miles east of Morehead
  • 3-star property
From$48
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Best Western Winchester Hotel : 1307 West Lexington Ave.
+1-888-965-8297
1307 West Lexington Ave., Winchester, KY 40391 ~43.45 miles west of Morehead
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 P.M.
From$65
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Ramada Paintsville Hotel & Conference Center : Highway 321 & James Trimble Blvd.
+1-888-906-6358
Highway 321 & James Trimble Blvd., Paintsville, KY 41240 ~43.51 miles southeast of Morehead
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$80
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Comfort Inn : 5250 Revilo Rd.
+1-888-749-6785
5250 Revilo Rd., Winchester, KY 40391 ~43.51 miles west of Morehead
  • Mid-scale Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 11:00
From$80
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Holiday Inn Exp East Winchester
+1-888-878-9982
100 Winchester Plaza, Winchester, KY 40391 ~43.84 miles west of Morehead
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 73 rooms in property
From$80
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Holiday Inn Downtown Portsmouth in Portsmouth
+1-888-389-4485
711 2nd St., Portsmouth, OH 45662 ~43.92 miles northeast of Morehead
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • 88 rooms in property
  • Clean Rooms
  • Fantastic service
From$107
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Days Inn by Wyndham Paintsville in Paintsville
+1-888-389-4121
512 South Mayo Trail, Paintsville, KY 41240 ~44.16 miles southeast of Morehead
  • Inexpensive Highway property
  • Check in time: 11:00 AM
From$60
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Best Western Plus Louisa : 18199 Highway 23
+1-888-675-2083
18199 Highway 23, Louisa, KY 41230 ~44.60 miles east of Morehead
  • Three Star property
  • Hotel has 6 suites
From$66
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Super 8 by Wyndham Louisa : 191 Falls Creek Dr.
+1-800-716-8490
191 Falls Creek Dr., Louisa, KY 41230 ~44.69 miles east of Morehead
  • 2 star property
From$60
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Friendly residents will make you feel right at home, and there are plenty of things to do and see in the beautiful town. Be sure to check out local attractions, such as the Morehead Planetarium (MSU Star Theater) and Space Science Center. The city also hosts a variety of delicious restaurants and shops, so you'll be sure to find something to suit your taste.

The city is named for John Morehead, the governor of Kentucky from 1834 to 1836. Morehead is located in Rowan County. The town was incorporated in 1869 and today has a population of over 6,000 residents. Morehead is also home to Morehead State University, which is a great place to visit if you are a fan of college sports. Morehead, KY, is the birthplace of country music legend Loretta Lynn.

Best Time to Visit Morehead, KY

Morehead, KY, is a great place to visit if you're interested in experiencing all four seasons. The climate here is temperate, which means the weather is mild most of the year. However, the area does experience cold winters and hot summers. There is also a fair amount of rainfall, so pack your raincoat if you're visiting during the wet season. The average summer temperature is in the mid-80s, while the average winter temperature is in the mid-30s. Precipitation is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year.

No matter what time of year you visit, you're sure to enjoy all that Morehead has to offer. Plan your trip for late spring or summer if you're looking for warm weather and plenty of outdoor activities. Morehead is home to some of the best hiking and fishing in the state, and the weather is perfect for spending time outdoors. If you're looking for a more festive atmosphere, plan your trip for the fall. Morehead is a place to enjoy beautiful fall foliage, and that's the time of the year when the town comes alive with festivals and events. Winter is a great time to visit if you're looking for some peace and quiet.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Morehead, KY:

seasonality of hotel rates in Morehead

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs displaying average nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Morehead, KY. Analyze these charts to evaluate the least expensive time to make a reservation in Morehead during the year.

Luxury and 4.5 Star Hotel Options in Morehead, KY

Morehead, Kentucky, offers an array of 4.5-star hotels, perfect for a relaxing retreat. From elegant bed and breakfasts to full-service resorts, our accommodations offer something for everyone. Explore the area's rich history and culture, or simply relax and rejuvenate in the tranquil beauty of the Appalachian Mountains. Whatever your interests, you're sure to find the perfect place to stay in Morehead.

Cheap hotels in Morehead, KY

3 Star Average Prices: $96.70

Check out our list of low-cost hotel options in the area. Whether you're looking for a place to crash for the night or want to stay for a few weeks while you explore the area, we have a variety of affordable options to choose from.

No matter what brings you to Morehead, we have a room for you. Our budget-friendly hotel selection includes various options, from chain hotels to local favorites. And we're constantly updating our selection, so be sure to check back often for the latest deals.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Morehead

2 Star Average Prices: $85.27

Discounts on Hotel Rooms in Morehead, KY

Take advantage of hotel discounts available through hotelplanner.com and book your stay today. From standard rooms to suites, we make it easy to find the perfect accommodations for your visit. Plus, our hotel deals make it easy to save on your next trip to Morehead, KY.

Outdoor Retreat in Morehead, KY

Morehead is a great place to enjoy the outdoors. Some of the most popular attractions in the area include the Daniel Boone National Forest, the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail, and the Red River Gorge.
Whether you are looking for a place to stay while fishing or hunting in the area or simply want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, there are great places to see. Visit Morehead City Park Complex, it includes six parks, each with its own unique features and amenities. Morehead City Park is the perfect place to spend a lazy day by the river. With a playground, picnic shelters, and river access, it's perfect for families. Rodburn Hollow Park is another beautiful park perfect for a day outdoors with the family. There is something for everyone to enjoy with plenty of picnic areas, a playground, and a walking trail. The park is home to a variety of wildlife, so be sure to keep your eyes open for deer, turkeys, and other animals.

Culture Scene in Morehead, KY

Check out the Kentucky Folk Art Center, a one-of-a-kind museum dedicated to preserving and exhibiting Kentucky's rich folk art heritage. The Center is open to the public year-round and offers a variety of educational programs and exhibits. Its collection includes more than 2,000 works by Kentucky artists, ranging from traditional quilts and baskets to contemporary sculptures and paintings. The Center offers a variety of educational programs and exhibits, including art classes, concerts, and workshops.

FAQs about hotels in Morehead

What are the most favored hotels in Morehead?

Hampton Inn Morehead, Red Roof Inn Morehead and Red Roof Inn Morehead are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Morehead?

Hampton Inn Morehead, Best Western Eagles Inn and Carter Caves State Resort Park are the top 3 luxury hotels near Morehead city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Morehead?

Motel 6 Morehead Ky, Hampton Inn Morehead, and Days Inn by Wyndham Morehead are the properties closest to Morehead city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Morehead cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Morehead can be as cheap as $85.27 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Morehead cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Morehead has been $96.70 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Morehead?

Carter Caves State Resort Park, Natural Bridge State Resort Park and Greenbo Lake State Resort are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Morehead?

Comfort Inn & Suites, Comfort Inn and Suites and Econo Lodge are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Morehead?

Best Western Winchester Hotel, Best Western Plus Louisa and Best Western Eagles Inn are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Morehead?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mt. Sterling North An Ihg Hotel, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ashland, an IHG Hotel and Holiday Inn Downtown Portsmouth are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What did travelers think of the city of Morehead?

Below are reviews of the city of Morehead, KY from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Morehead is very quaint!"
Score 5.0 / 5

I like the city of Morehead it's very quaint and the people are really nice and helpful, it's a small town where some people know each other.

Diane M., from 15-Feb-2022
"Quaint and clean"
Score 4.0 / 5

Nice little clean town.

Kelly W., from 02-Nov-2013
The average traveler rating of the city of Morehead, KY shown above is 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
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