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Historic | 2nd Flr Suites | Sleeps 10 | Spacious

SuperhostLouisville, Kentucky, United States
Entire house hosted by Key Source
8 guests3 bedrooms4 beds3 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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*This listing is a updated version of an old listing. This historic vacation rental has been welcoming guests for 4 years. Check out our great reviews in the photos!*

The space
**Special Note** During this time, your safety is our number one concern. We are diligently working to update our cancellation policy in response to COVID-19. Additionally, we are taking extra measures to properly sanitize and disinfect between each guest. If you have any questions, please ask.**

GREAT Downtown Location, across from Omni Hotel
Secure, gated property, safe area

2nd Floor Suites (3 Total - must climb stairs)
Accommodates 10
5 Queen Beds
Living Room w/ Sectional Sofa
3 Full Bathrooms
Large eat-in kitchenette (no stove)
2 Blocks to 4th St LIVE/Convention Ctr
4 Blocks to YUM Center
4 Miles EXPO Ctr/Churchill Downs

2 parking spaces on-site (first come - other parking nearby)
On National Register of Historic Places

No Locals
No Parties (only registered guests)

*Guests staying here will have 3 suites - Homestretch, Bluegrass, and Backside. Your group will have 3 private bedrooms and 3 private bathrooms. The Homestretch suite is the largest of the 3 and has the living room and kitchenette. Here is where your group will gather for dining, conversation, tv time, and more!*

One of only two antebellum structures still standing in downtown Louisville, Howard Hardy House is on the National Register of Historic Places. The Howard Hardy House’s 2nd-floor suites, Homestretch, Bluegrass, and Backside have great views of 2nd street and the Onmi Hotel. It can accommodate guests and is perfect for the business traveler or family weekend getaway.

The suites feature:

- 3 Private entrances from the exterior balcony
- Modern but classic furnishings
- Tall ceilings and hardwood floors
- TV and wireless internet
- 5 very relaxing queen beds and a cozy sectional sofa
- White noise machines for the light sleeper
- Laptop friendly workspaces
- Full kitchenette with a full-size fridge, sink, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, utensils, glasses, and barware.
- Large, private bathroom with shower, bathroom toiletries, and hairdryer
- Iron and ironing board
- Heat and AC from three separate split-units for temp controlled spaces

FAQ:
- This property is located in the heart of downtown Louisville. There may be city noise and airplane traffic that may disturb some light sleepers.
- There are 2 reserved parking space on site, directly behind the house. They are first-come-first-served. Other parking is available nearby, both free and for a fee.
- There is no elevator in the building

Guest access
Parking Made Simple: There are 2 parking spots in the rear of the building reserved for the HHH. They are first come-first serve. Metered parking is available on 2nd street in front of the building, and is free after 6 PM daily, and on Sundays. Free parking after 6 PM and on weekends in nearby surface lots (must be out by 7:30 AM Monday morning). There are many parking garages within 2 blocks, including the YMCA. The expressway is only four blocks away, but far enough to not have traffic noise. Reach out to us if needed via airbnb messenger or cell phone and we will help give you instructions for anything needed.

MORE INFO!

Detailed check-in instructions will be sent by e-mail at 3 PM EST the day prior to your arrival and will include information related to parking and property access. Check out is at 10 AM.

We do our best to accommodate all early check-in and late check-out requests. Please contact us the day prior to your scheduled check-in or check-out to discuss. Check-ins before 2 PM and check-outs after 11 AM will have an additional cost.

This property has a strict policy against noise after 10 PM nightly. It is important to us that we are good neighbors and a compliment to the community.

Please review the listing description and photos in detail and let us know if you have any questions. We are happy to help!

Other things to note
This is a historic, downtown building with six private suites. Unlike a hotel, no one is on site 24/7. If problems arise, we do our best to take action ASAP. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need anything at all.

License number
16MISC1082
*This listing is a updated version of an old listing. This historic vacation rental has been welcoming guests for 4 years. Check out our great reviews in the photos!*

The space
**Special Note** During this time, your safety is our number one concern. We are diligently working to update our cancellation policy in response to COVID-19. Additionally, we are taking extra measures to properly saniti…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 queen beds
Bedroom 2
2 queen beds

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Cable TV
Hangers
Essentials
Hair dryer
Iron
Laptop-friendly workspace
Heating

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Location

Louisville, Kentucky, United States

The Finest of Bites:

Only a few blocks away from the Hardy House is Milkwood restaurant, headed by internationally acclaimed celebrity chef, and James Beard Award Winner, Edward Lee has been on NBC’s prestigious, Top Chef. Vincenzo’s is one of the finest Italian restaurants in the region, while Proof on Main offers cutting-edge fusion fine dining. Righ on Fourth Street is Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse and Brazeiro’s Churrascaria, a smart Brazilian steakhouse. The English Grill and the Oakroom are expert at classical American fine dining, while Rivue has mastered the art of seafood and steaks.

An Entertaining and Serene Downtown Neighborhood:

Fourth Street is downtown Louisville’s place for generations of diners, shoppers, theater-goers and urbanites to see and be seen. Check out a show at the historic Louisville Palace. Opened in 1928, the theatre is a lavish Spanish Baroque Revival style with fountains, statues and tapestries. Also, in the immediate area are Louisville Ghost Tours, Locked In: The Louisville Escape Game, and Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse.

With its unique streetscape program and a collection of museums and cultural institutions, you will enjoy Main Street’s vitality and creative energy, from its 120 foot bat to the red penguins roaming its rooftops. “Museum Row,” downtown’s West Main Street is home to nearly myriad attractions in one historic neighborhood, located a block south of the Ohio River. It is housed in

America’s second largest collection of Victorian cast-iron facades. Only New York City’s SoHo district has more 19th century cast-iron storefronts.

These must-see attractions include the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, Muhammad Ali Center, Frazier History Museum, Kentucky Science Center and more. Bourbon enthusiasts will enjoy the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience and this area will also be the home of Michter's Distillery. Art lovers will enjoy: Glassworks, KMAC, 21c Museum Hotel, Actor’s Theatre of Louisville and The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. Not to mention the KFC Yum! Center, a multi-purpose sports and concert arena, located downtown.

This Howard Hardy House is also conveniently a few minutes ride from the shops and galleries of NuLu, the beauty of Cherokee Park, the University of Louisville, Bardstown Road and Frankfort Avenue, and Churchill Downs racetrack.
The Finest of Bites:

Only a few blocks away from the Hardy House is Milkwood restaurant, headed by internationally acclaimed celebrity chef, and James Beard Award Winner, Edward Lee has been on NBC’s…

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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $100