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Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

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3501 Lexington Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-9218
+1 859-734-5411
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Not my kinda thing but others loved it

Im not into looking at old stuff or houses but others in our group loved it - I can't get overly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Greg P
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Bridgeton, New Jersey
Wonderful visit!

We have been to Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, but this is the first time that we stayed the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ben S
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Louisville, Kentucky
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“meeting house”(23 reviews)
“dining room”(24 reviews)
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Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is a landmark destination rooted in the spirit of the Kentuckians that called this place home for more than a century. Discover inspiring legacies, fresh-air adventures and spirited hospitality throughout Shaker...more
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3501 Lexington Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-9218
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+1 859-734-5411
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"family dwelling"
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"meeting house"
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"dining room"
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"farm animals"
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"kentucky river"
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"step back in time"
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"boat ride"
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"fascinating place"
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"lemon pie"
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"hiking trails"
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"grounds are beautiful"
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"gift shop"
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"the barn"
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"interesting history"
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"craft demonstrations"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Im not into looking at old stuff or houses but others in our group loved it - I can't get overly excited about it but you may enjoyMore

Thank Greg P
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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for joining us recently with your group to tour Shaker Village. I'm glad to see that your group enjoyed the historic elements of the Village tour. I hope you had the opportunity to experience the different opportunities we offer--- the preserve, farm & gardens,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, but this is the first time that we stayed the night there. OMG, you have to do this! The rooms have great amenities and the atmosphere is to die for. The next day we toured in...More

Thank Ben S
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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us recently and for taking time to write a review. I'm happy to see that you enjoyed your stay and the Village grounds. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful setting with many buildings open for visiting. There is a lot of activity from singing to sewing going on as well as very well designed displays. The enthusiasm and knowledge of the staff is exceptional. We spent about 2 hours here...More

Thank Ian B
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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting recently and for taking the time to write a review. I'm happy to see that you enjoyed your experience in the Village. We hope that you will return in the future as our exhibits and programming change often.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I are return visitors to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, having made our first visit about a decade ago on a tip from a friend. It is a historical preservation of a Shaker community and that by itself is worth seeing, but...More

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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us again recently. I appreciate your business and the time you took to write a detailed review of your experience. I'm happy to see that you continue to enjoy all that Shaker Village offers. We look forward to your next...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful weekend in April. Stayed at the main building so it was convenient for dining. Rooms were very comfortable and spacious. Food was good along with selection of drinks, we had breakfast and dinner, both delicious. Staff was very friendly. Love to go back and...More

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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for staying and dining with us recently. I appreciate your business and the feedback you provided. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay and your experiences in our restaurant were so positive. Come back and see us again soon!

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We visited this area and found the people very knowledgeable and had enthusiasm telling this interesting history. The place is well maintained and organized. Much of it is under extensive restoration. I would have liked life size images of the people in some of the...More

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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thanks for visiting Shaker Village recently. I'm glad to see that you enjoyed the historic elements of the Village along with the farm. I will share your positive comments about the service provided by our program specialists with them. We hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This is such a wonderful place and luckily it's about 10 minutes from my house. I have hiked all the trails and been on the Dixie Belle river boat ride and toured the village several times and each time I find something new. It's a...More

Thank Ashley B
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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks for visiting Shaker Village over the last few years and recently. I'm glad that you are enjoying the trails and other services we offer. We look forward to many more of your visits this year and the years to come.

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

My pals and I ditched town to get a feel for the bluegrass region. Shaker Village was a cute spot. You dont realize how enormous the place is until you get there! The hotel was very cozy, and the beds were comfortable! In the middle...More

Thank Christen M
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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you for visiting and staying with us recently. I appreciate your business and the fact that you took the time to write about your experience. I'm glad that you found our surroundings peaceful and relaxing and that you took advantage of the many things...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We spent most of the day at Shaker Town, walking the grounds, visiting the many retired buildings, and listening to the tours. My kids (11, 7, 5) loved it because there was something for everyone. From the baby farm animals to the museum-quality displays to...More

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ShakerVillagePH, Vice President of Hospitality Services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for visiting Shaker Village recently with your family. I appreciate your business and the time you took to write about your experiences. I'm glad that everyone enjoyed themselves--there truly is something here for everyone. We hope to see you again when you are back...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This is a beautiful place to visit for anyone who enjoys hearing, seeing and participating in learning about historic antiquity and experiencing a taste of life from days long past. Enjoy the expansive grounds with walking trails, participate in tours and classes, see the animals,...More

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ShakerVillagePH, Manager at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks for visiting Shaker Village and enjoying so much of what we offer. I appreciate you sharing your experiences with this review. We will look forward to your next trip back with friends.

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Response from kbbradford | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw or heard of.
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19 April 2017|
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Response from SailingQueenInBlue | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Beaumont Inn in Harrodsburg. There are stairs but also an elevator. About 10/15 minutes away.
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