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1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast

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Greater Cincinnati
Reviewed 16 June 2015

My wife and I came to the 1898 Red Bud for our 20th anniversary. They are located just outside the Lexington, Kentucky area. We loved the bed and found it hard to wake up - sleep was so great! They really made our time together there very special!

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your 20th Anniversary with us. I'm glad we were able to make it special. Thank you for taking the time to review!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I recently had an opportunity to try this B&B for the first time. Making a reservation at a historic home can be intimidating, lest you find yourself staying in a home that's simply old. However, the 1898 Red Bud B&B was more than I anticipated. While the decor and antiques are clearly original pieces, the Inn itself is comfortable without...

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so glad to have exceeded your expectations and look forward to your return!

West Chester, Ohio
Reviewed 4 June 2015

My husband and I wanted a quiet, comfortable, and clean b&b near places to visit in central Kentucky. The 1898 Redbud B&B was all that and more. The house has been lovingly restored to it's original look with period antiques tastefully displayed in a low key kind of way. The bedroom was ample in size, the bed and linens were...

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. Your feedback is appreciated. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you visit us in the future.

Nashville, TN
Reviewed 2 June 2015

My husband and I were delighted to find this Hidden Gem....just outside of Lexington. We found the B and B to be welcoming, the bed was comfortable, the breakfasts were delicious, and the family antiques added to the overall charm. We plan to visit again when our travels take us to the Lexington area. Pat and Stuart

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you! We appreciate you taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon.

Griffin, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

We have stayed here before and of course chose it again! Zuzana's attention to detail and wonderful breakfasts are awesome. Always clean and very comfortable. If you will be in the area I would recommend you stay here away from all the have hubbub but close enough to get to it if you wish.

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us again! There is no better compliment than having our guests return for a visit. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 April 2015

My mom and I went to Lexington just for a little weekend getaway. We were quite pleased with our experience at Red Bud B&B. Although I cannot attest to what appears to be a delicious breakfast, as Suzann was out of town, the hospitality we were shown was enough for us to highly recommend this B&B! Suzann gave us several...

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We hope you will visit us again soon to get the whole experience.

Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Many great things -- the gracious hostess, the cloud-like bed, the gourmet breakfast, the cleanliness of the premises -- combine to present a restful and sheltered place to land after (in my case) a very long, nine-hour journey on the road. I felt safe and at peace in this delightful inn. For all you prospectively weary travelers -- this place...

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HartleyIA, Owner at 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.

NYC
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We visited for family event and spent two nights. Property, rooms, breakfast and hostess were wonderful. We will definitley consider staying again when visiting Lexington. The breakfast each morning was great (hands down better than going to local restaurant) and we were asked the time we wanted to eat the night before.

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Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again on your next trip to the area.

Reviewed 5 November 2014

I stayed at the 1898 Red Bud Bed & breakfast when I came to Wilmore for orientation at Asbury Theological Seminary back in late August. I was delighted with everything about my stay. The room was comfortable, beautiful and peaceful. I loved the claw-foot tub in the bathroom! Suzann's cooking was fantastic. I have seldom had breakfast as good as...

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Thank your for the wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!

West Ky
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Our little vacation this last weekend was my absolute favorite and so much of that is due to Suzanne and her beautiful B&B. She was very accommodating, the food was BEYOND delicious, our room was large and comfortable, and we felt right at home. Thank you so much for making our stay so wonderful and memorable!

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Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am glad we were able to make your stay special and hope to see you again soon.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our recently restored historic 1890's home sits on over an acre of beautifully landscaped grounds. Located in the heart of the "Garden Area" of central Kentucky in the quaint village of Wilmore, home of Asbury University. Keeneland, Lexington, horse farms, vineyards, and historic sites such as Shaker Village are just a short drive away. Small town charm and hospitality await you at the 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast! ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1898 Red Bud Bed & Breakfast

Address: 600 N Lexington Ave, Wilmore, KY 40390-1137
Region: United States > Kentucky > Wilmore
Price Range: RM335 - RM379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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