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Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 3 October 2013

This was a business meeting and we met in the hotel in their gallery--we ate almost all of our meals in the hotel--food was great, staff was fantastic. They really got our company and were so accommodating. Around the corner from the Louisville slugger museum--2 blocks from the river.

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

Hi jogenth, Thank you for taking the time to talk about your experience at 21c. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your business meeting. It sounds like our team members, meals by Proof on Main and overall atmosphere made for a productive meeting! We hope to host you and your colleagues again soon.

Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I haven't stayed at the hotel, but I go to the museum whenever I'm in Louisville. You'll find top tier artists displayed in several large gallery spaces. We particularly enjoyed a retrospective of Michael Combs, a fifth generation decoy carver who has turned his skills to contemporary art. You'll find a lot of really leading edge art here. And there's...

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

Hi areview28, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the current exhibitions including the Michael Combs show. Be sure to checkout our newest works by photographer Pierre Gonnord--they're pretty amazing! Thank you for sharing your thoughts on Trip Advisor.

Ottawa
Reviewed 26 September 2013

We did not stay at the hotel but did enjoy the modern art exhibit which was great. Good collection over two levels with a number of interactive exhibits - the one by the elevator was very engaging and the smoke blowers outside were ingenious. I would highly recommend. It is free and it is open 24 hours a day.

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

I'm glad you enjoyed visiting the 21c Museum. It sounds like you explored every nook and cranny and found works such as Text Rain and Cloud Rings--aren't they amazing? We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 24 September 2013 via mobile

Honestly I wasn't greatly impressed. The room was nice, but the food was hit or miss. The noise from the street was very annoying. For a 5 star place, it just seemed like any other hotel. The art was nice, but the giant statue of David blocked the view from our suite. I don't necessarily want to see a giant...

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

Hi Jessecacox, thank you for your comments; clearly, we missed the mark. We strive to deliver genuine Southern hospitality and culinary creativity, surrounded by world-class contemporary art. However, you left unimpressed and annoyed. We would love a second chance; should you choose to return, please contact us directly so we may find the perfect room for you. I already have...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We did not stay here, however this is a beautiful hotel. My husband and I simply came for the art! The art is very interesting and simply beautiful. I loved the interactive art exhibit by the elevator, really cool! My said the men's restroom is very interesting! I'm not going to spoil it, but if you are a man,,you have...

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

Thanks for visiting the 21c Museum. I'm glad you brought up the "In the Absence of Voyeurism" installation pieces in the restrooms--they're definitely a surprise and must-see for our visitors!

Tempe, AZ
Reviewed 12 September 2013

Unfortunately only spent one night here - but it was an enjoyable, quiet relaxing and art filled night! Great concept to incorporate an art museum into a hotel - funky, fun and interesting art pieces everywhere. My room was comfortable and quiet - not so much art in the room which surprised me but overall great stay - and the...

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

Hi OzExpat, Thank you for your feedback on your stay at 21c in Louisville. It sounds like you enjoyed every aspect of our property from the hotel to the museum to the restaurant. We hope you can stay a little longer next time you're in town!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Although we did not stay at the 21c, we were urged to visit the art displays and we were not disappointed. The art is modern and edgy, and you might want to hesitate bringing younger kids. But from the hologram between the elevators, to the bathroom "eyes", to the provocative photography on display, this hotel matches many of the finest...

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit through 21c's museum galleries. Please come back soon to checkout our new exhibitions. We have docent tours every Wednesday and Friday at 5pm!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We stayed overnight on our way from Atlanta to Saugatuck, MI. What a wonderful surprise. A hotel with a modern art museum, a superb restaurant with creative farm to table entrees, quiet rooms and very warm, hospitable service. What more can you ask for? Would like to come back and experience the bourbon trail.

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

Hi Judy, We are so glad you stumbled upon 21c. It sounds like you really enjoyed Proof on Main and your guestroom. We would love to welcome you back for a Bourbon Trail excursion! Our Front Desk Team would be happy to help offer recommendations and transportation options. Please let us know when your travels bring your back to Louisville.

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We went to Louisville for a weekend getaway, and stayed at the 21c. This hotel/museum is so unique, so beautiful, and so much fun that it would be worth the trip just for the 21c alone. Rooms, public spaces, bar, restaurant, museum, art --- all are top notch.

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

Hi John, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your visit to Louisville and 21c. Thank you for your kind words, and we hope to see you again soon!

London
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!

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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 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2634
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Price Range: ₹ 14,863 - ₹ 26,076 (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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“The hallways are quiet and interesting art adorns area by elevators. Ask for a room with a view of the city or pier.”
 of 5 bubbles delsiam2016, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The balcony was well worth the premium we paid for the room.”
 of 5 bubbles jimhopkins, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would choose a higher floor for less noise away from elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles FranceneC_13, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The hotel has an active bar and is on Main St, so upper floors are quieter”
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“Upper floors and interior room”
 of 5 bubbles Kara77005, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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