Attractions Near Our Hotel

Things to Do in Lexington!

Clarion Hotel Conference Center North is located in the center of Kentucky's Bluegrass country, offering you short commutes to the city's most sought-after attractions. With everything from the birthplace of Seabiscuit at Claiborne Farm, to a liquor sampling odyssey on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, or a relaxing wine tasting at Equus Run or Jean Farris Winery, Lexington offers a wide variety of attractions no matter what your pleasure.

Featured Attractions

University of Kentucky

Go Wildcats! From Wildcat games at the Rupp Arena to graduations and tours, we're the perfect place to stay when visiting the University of Kentucky. Click here for more information.

Kentucky Horse Park

Our hotel is just minutes from the Kentucky Horse Park, which features everything from horseback and pony rides to world-class equestrian races and competitions. Click here for more information.

Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Take a trip down the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, a winding road tour of famous distilleries such as Woodford Reserve, Makers Mark, Jim Beam, Heaven Hills Distillery and Four Roses Bourbon. Click here for information.

Lexington Convention Center

The place to meet in Lexington is just four miles from our hotel and offers a versatile space for meetings, conventions, trade shows and banquets. Click here for more information.

Rupp Arena

Home to the University of Kentucky Wildcats, the Rupp arena also features a wide array of live entertainment and conventions. Click here for moe information.

Keeneland Race Track

Home to four yearly auctions and thoroughbred races in April and October, this track and global auction venue is indeed a sight to behold. Click here for more information.


Enjoy a round of golf at one of our many local courses. We also have several golf packages to choose from. Click here for more information on our packages.


Don't miss out on world-class shopping while visiting the Lexington area. There are numerous malls, boutiques and one of a kind shops where you will find the perfect gift or piece to complete your collection. Click here for more information.

Winery Tours

The local wineries are an unexpected delight in Bourbon Country. Discover one of the many wineries the area has to offer. The rolling hills of the Bluegrass provide the perfect backdrop for a quiet and relaxing outing. Click here for more information.

All Attractions


  • The Sports Page Bourbon
    Bar & Grill
  • Cortland's Southern Kitchen On-site
  • Denny's .2 mi
  • Angelo's Pizzeria 2.5 mi
  • County Club Restaurant 3.3 mi
  • Applebee's 4.2 mi
  • Zaxby's Chicken 4.3 mi
  • Red State BBQ 5.5 mi
  • Java's Restaurant 11.4 mi