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Kentucky Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rental Homes, Condos, Cabins, Villas & Beach Houses in Kentucky from top rental companies and trusted homeowners.


AND THEY’RE OFF… since 1875 the first Saturday in May always marks the world famous Kentucky Derby at historic Churchill Downs.  Louisville host a two week long Kentucky Derby Festival that kicks off with “Thunder over Louisville,” the largest fireworks show in the United States.  Historic steamboat races on the Ohio River, hot air balloon competitions, marathons, parades, balls, wine tastings, and too much more to mention all build up to “the most exciting two minutes in sports.”  Check your bucket list; Kentucky vacation house rentals are available for front row seats to all of the excitement.

While in Louisville, if golf is your game, eastern Louisville boasts Valhalla Golf Club.  When Valhalla opened in 1986, this private club was one of the most exclusive of its kind in the country; only members, caddies, and the occasional opportune guest were granted entrance to this Jack Nicklaus designed masterpiece.  In 1996 the PGA bought fifty percent of the club and while Valhalla is still private, it’s now far more accessible to the general public.  Valhalla hosted the 1996 and 2000 PGA Championships along with the 2008 Ryder Cup.  The front nine is laid out in a classic European links design while the back nine carves its way through trees in a customary American fashion; Valhalla Golf Club is one of the premier courses in the world.                                                  

Kentucky Vacation Rentals

Lexington, Kentucky is the horse capital of the world.  Lexington is a complete Kentucky vacation destination all on its own.  Must see stops include Keeneland, Kentucky Horse Park and numerous thoroughbred farm tours.  One doesn’t need to be a thoroughbred aristocrat to appreciate the beauty surrounding Keeneland’s sacred grounds.  Keeneland hosts spring and fall racing meets, which feature the nation’s top ranked thoroughbreds.  Even more prominent, Keeneland is the premier auction house in the world for thoroughbred sales. 

Kentucky Horse Park is a state-owned park and the chief location for equestrian related events.  In 2010 Kentucky Horse Park hosted the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.  Kentucky Horse Park focuses on equine education and is home to many legendary retired thoroughbreds.  Take in daily shows or saddle up and take a ride. 

Thoroughbred Farm tours are available daily on your Kentucky vacation, it is sure to be an unforgettable experience.  With the dogwoods in bloom and yearlings playing in the pasture, picturesque stables and fence rows go on for days.  This Kentucky vacation experience will last a lifetime.  

Kentucky Vacation Condos

It’s not bourbon unless it’s made in Kentucky. Kentucky condo rentals are available all along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.  Kentucky’s legendary distilleries will allow guests all access to the secret science behind the world’s finest bourbons.  Currently six distilleries make up the Bourbon Trail: Four Roses, Heaven Hill, Jim Beam, Maker’s Mark, Wild Turkey and Woodford Reserve.    Stamp your passport at each distillery; enjoy the historic grounds and bourbon tastings of all the old distilleries.      

A different kind of trail, for outdoor adventures, Kentucky vacations offer beautiful National State Parks.  Only to name a few, Mammoth Cave and Red River Gorge offer scenic natural landmarks that keep visitors coming back year after year.  Mammoth Cave National Park, in Central Kentucky, boasts the world’s longest known underworld cave system.  Tours are available daily ranging in length and difficulty.  Mammoth Cave offers camping, canoeing, and endless miles of trails for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding.  The Red River Gorge is a canyon system located in the Daniel Boone National Forest.  Known for its naturally preserved beauty, Red River Gorge offers world-class rock climbing for all skill levels, Kentucky vacation cabins, and camping.  Adjacent to the gorge is Natural Bridge State Park, which features a 78 ft. natural sandstone arch.  Come explore the many trails leading to the bridge and other spectacular formations.                   

With no professional sporting teams, college basketball is king in the Bluegrass State.  Don’t end your Kentucky vacation without taking in a game at legendary Rupp Arena in Lexington or the brand new Yum Yum Center in Louisville.  Rupp Arena is home to the University of Kentucky Men’s Basketball team and reigning 2012 National Champions.  The Yum Yum Center is home to the two-time National Champion Louisville Cardinals.  The best of the SEC and Big East are on display; experience the action.