We’re the hotel near University of Kentucky for you, and you may want to stay here when looking for hotels near Kentucky Horse Park too. There’s so much to do within a few miles of this Clarion Hotel, including Rupp Arena, the Mary Todd Lincoln House and the Town Brand Distillery. You may also want to see Raven Run Nature Sanctuary, Fort Boonesborough State Park and other places of natural beauty. All this and more awaits you near our well-located place to stay.
Kentucky Horse Park
Central Bank Center/Rupp Arena
Red Mile Harness Track
Downtown Lexington Visitors Center
Explorium of Lexington
Mary Todd Lincoln House
Central Bank Center
The Central Bank Center, nestled in the heart of Lexington, Kentucky stands as a dynamic and versatile event venue in the United States. Formerly known as the Lexington Center, this facility has been a cornerstone of the city's cultural and entertainment scene.
Rail Explorers in Lexington, Kentucky offers a unique and exciting outdoor adventure that combines exploration, nature, and railroading. As a popular recreational attraction, Rail Explorers provides an innovative way for visitors to experience the picturesque landscapes and scenic beauty of the region.
Kentucky State Parks
Kentucky State Parks encompass a diverse and enchanting collection of natural landscapes, outdoor recreation, and cultural heritage sites spread throughout the state of Kentucky, USA.
Lexington Farmer’s Market
Get a taste of what Kentucky has to offer at one of the tastiest things to do in Lexington, KY. Our rich green farmlands are showcased at a number of markets throughout the week. The weekend farmer’s markets are held downtown (Saturday) and in the city’s Southwest (Sunday). During the week there are community farm stands downtown on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For details and vendors, check out the Lexington Farmer’s Market website.
The Ark Encounter
This unique theme park has 3 decks of exhibits telling Biblical tales on a full-scale ark. The Ararat Ridge Zoo and petting area, where you can up close to animals from around the world. Tours of the ark include a scenic bus ride, as well as a zip line tour through the valleys around the massive structure.
Kentucky Bourbon Trail
Lexington is the perfect home base for exploring the history of bourbon as well as tasting innovative new styles and visiting smaller distilleries. For a true Kentucky experience, plan an itinerary with the historic distilleries that made our state famous, stops at the newer Craft Tour added to official tour in 2012, and maybe even try the most recent craft, local beers brewed in bourbon barrels.
Banquet Hall Event
Downtown Lexington, KY
University of Kentucky
Rupp Arena Lexington Center
Lexington Farmer’s Market
Fun & Recreation
Clarion Hotel Conference Center – North Lexington is more than an average hotel! In addition to modern amenities like valet dry cleaning, a sundry store, patio space, and more. We also have unique features for fun & recreation. Our hotel is perfect for families: keep everyone entertained by taking a quick walk to the FunDome!