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The logo on the front door has a story behind it.  We are glad to share the history behind the name. Enter your room through a large pocket door in the main entry hall into  what was once the "parlor" .
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579 West Short: Glamour, Comfort and History!

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579 West Short: Glamour, Comfort and History!

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

The original one room of a home that has grown substantially since 1812 . Enter your room through the pocket door off the main entry and you'll find large windows with picturesque views, shutters, beautiful silk draperies, fireplace, a tufted headboard with new memory foam (many guests say is the most comfortable bed they have slept in), comfortable seating, a desk, and plenty of room to breathe. This room sparkles with thoughtful lighting that accentuates art and lends elegance and ambience.

Amenities

Standard: Kitchen, Wifi, TV, Iron, Shampoo, and 22 more
Other highlights: Free parking on premises, Outlet covers, Room-darkening shades, Free street parking, Dishwasher, and 5 more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

157 Reviews

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Tommy Lance
October 2018
The host canceled this reservation the day before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Sara User Profile
Sara
October 2018
This host had no electricity or running water when we arrived and been in that situation for days. He had no cell phone so he could not cont…
Arthur User Profile
Arthur
September 2018
The bed was very comfortable and clean which I suppose is the moat important part, but there are some things that could have been better
Chris User Profile
Chris
August 2018
The room was very nice and clean. We had a little trouble getting in the front door, but someone was able to let us in.
Rose User Profile
Rose
August 2018
Comfy bed
Noah User Profile
Noah
August 2018
Great place to stay! Comfy bed, full kitchen and very close to downtown. Everything in walking distance! Would recommend.
Kristin User Profile
Kristin
August 2018
GREAT location! Very stylish place and quiet even though its downtown!

Hosted by Gary

Lexington, Kentucky, United StatesJoined in August 2016
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Owner and primary renovator of a historic home in downtown Lexington. A Retired physician who now thoroughly enjoys Lexington's vibrant arts scene, walking to my favorite restaurants, music, cooking (you are welcome to use the gourmet kitchen that is part of the shared space), an…
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