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Reviewed 4 September 2013

We spent a weekend her when my parents celebrated their 50th and we wanted to have a "little escape" to regroup before visiting back with family. It was an amazing choice - as it really didn't feel like I was in Kentucky, but yet I was.... The art is all "progressive" *(a grandmother's description) and beautifully curated and installed. Staff...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi LelaM, Thank you for choosing 21c as your "little escape." We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the art as well as your Balcony Room. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Not being familiar with downtown Louisville this hotel was chosen mainly based on Tripadvisor reviews. From the moment we arrived we were met with amazing service, carefully thought out amenities, pleasant staff and very clean public spaces. The room was large and very comfortable. The decor is current and pleasant. Bathroom was huge and nicely decorated. The museum is the...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi Steve, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit to 21c. You're right--it's our guests' reviews and personal experiences that truly express what it's like to stay at 21c. We are lucky to have so many people share their thoughts and experiences! It sounds like you enjoyed all the different aspects 21c has to...

Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

This was a wonderful hotel! It's an experience in itself. You won't want to leave the hotel. And if you do-its conveniently located to anywhere downtown! Loved the art! Everything it has to offer is fun and unique. A must stay!

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hello Bugssy, It sounds like you had a fantastic visit at 21c! I'm glad you were able to explore our museum galleries and took advantage of being in the heart of downtown Louisville. Thanks again for sharing your experience.

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 September 2013

From the first siting of an oversized David statue and a row of red penguins on the exterior roof, this hotel is one of a kind. The art spaces throughout the hotel represent serious permanent and traveling art works that are moving, thought-provoking and fun. The hotel rooms are beautifully done, and the restaurant and bar, Proof on Main, are...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi Salmon42, Thanks for taking the time to write a review about your visit to 21c Museum Hotel. I'm glad to hear that you found the art to be fun and engaging, and that your enjoyed your guestroom and Proof on Main. We hope to see you again soon!

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I've stayed here on business numerous times and it is by far my favorite hotel on the planet. The art galleries always have an enchanting surprise and the rooms are comfortable. Room service never disappoints.

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi Kristy, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visits to 21c. I am glad to hear that you stay with us when your business travels bring you to Louisville. We'd love to see you at our new properties in Cincinnati and Bentonville too if business takes you there. We're looking forward to seeing you...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 September 2013

We decided to take our 10-month-old on a road trip from Chicago. We heard great reviews on this hotel and restaurant. They brought us a crib to our room and even accommodated us at dinner at Proof on Main. The bellhop Richard is amazing. Museum is cool, bar is cool, and restaurant has a cool bird sculpture. Great stay and...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi AliHig, Thank you for choosing 21c for your family's road trip getaway. We love when little ones visit our red penguins!

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 1 September 2013

This hotel was FUN to stay at. There was art work around every corner and the museum on the ground floor was open 24/7. We enjoyed exploring the hotel and getting surprised by the ever moving foam penguins. The restaurant was excellent. They are within walking distance of most downtown attractions. They are about 20 minutes from Jim Beam -...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi coveredbridges, Thank you for staying at 21c Museum Hotel. I'm so glad to hear that your had fun while you were here and in bourbon country! We'd love to see you again soon.

Reviewed 28 August 2013

If I did not have to pay an extra hundred dollars to have a small pet who does not bark with me... I would give it five stars. Since all hotels are per friendly now, I'd have to say their pet policies are way outdated and very unfair. Otherwise I had an incredible stay and I thought the art was...

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Gabe I, Director of Operations at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi Pockyforkitty, thank you for sharing your experience and specifically your comments regarding our pet program- hearing firsthand from a guest's perspective is invaluable. I love that you had an opportunity to enjoy the museum and hope you followed the art and the vibe to our restaurant Proof on Main. If not, maybe next time? We hope to welcome you...

Reviewed 26 August 2013

We didn't stay here, but stopped in for the museum. It was a wonderful collection of contemporary art that was both fun and thought provoking. Personally, I loved the tornado sculpture and the Last Supper painting. I couldn't believe that there was no admission PLUS the staff was welcoming to everyone.

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to visit 21c Museum. It's important for us to have our museum galleries accessible and free to the public 24/7. We invite visitors to stop in anytime whether here as a hotel guest, diner at Proof on Main, museum-goer or all three! Please checkout our website for new exhibitions coming our way.

Owensboro KY
Reviewed 24 August 2013

A friend recommended the 21c for an overnight stay in Louisville. Its one of the coolest places I've ever stayed. I don't know where to begin. The pengiun scuptures are moved in the middle of the night. A projector flashes falling letters that drape over your siloutte as you watch. Its like staying at the museum of contemporary art in...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing 21c for your Louisville getaway! I'm glad that you enjoyed the museum galleries and art installations. We hope to see you again soon.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
21C Museum Hotel Louisville is more than just a place to spend the night - it's a 91-room boutique hotel, contemporary art museum, award-winning restaurant and cultural civic center nestled in the heart of Museum Row in historic downtown Louisville. With over 5000 square feet of art-filled meeting and event space, 21c guests enjoy authentic Southern hospitality and accessible luxury while exploring the work of contemporary artists in America's only museum dedicated solely to art of the 21st Century. Whether you are visiting Bourbon Country, spending a day at Churchill Downs, or hosting a lavish Southern wedding, 21c is a modern epicenter for culture, activity and artistic expression. Applauded by Travel & Leisure Magazine as "one of the most ambitious unions of art and hospitality ever undertaken," and hailed by The New York Times as "an innovative concept with strong execution and prompt and enthusiastic service," come meet the infamous Red Penguins and discover how 21c Museum Hotel Louisville is redefining the art of hospitality. ... more   less 

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Address: 700 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Price Range: ₹ 15,591 - ₹ 23,897 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 21c Museum Hotel Louisville 4.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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