10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bardstown, Kentucky - Updated 2022


Considered one of the most beautiful towns in America, Bardstown, Kentucky, is a small and friendly community with multiple attractions. This historic district is located at a short distance from downtown that includes sites such as Basilica of Saint Joseph Proto-Cathedral, the first Catholic Church in the region, My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Old Talbott Tavern, and more. At the same time, not many people know that Bardstown is also called the “Bourbon Capital of the World” with more than six distilleries in the region including the famous Jim Beam distillery. Whether it is sightseeing or a brief stopover to taste some of the finest bourbons, this little town will not disappoint you. While you are at it, be sure to check out these 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Bardstown, Kentucky, to experience its rich culture and hospitality.

1. Family-friendly bungalow with indoor fireplace (from USD 215)

Located at the center of downtown Bardstown, this house is a perfect location for people who are visiting the city for the famous Bourbon Trail experience. It is designed with an old-world charm and modern facilities to ensure guests’ comfort. The master bedroom features a king-sized bed and a whirlpool tub in the attached bathroom. Other bathrooms here are equipped with fluffy towels, toiletries, hairdryers, and toilet papers. For additional comfort, this property also offers window air-conditioners to keep the air as cool or warm as you want it to be. The bedrooms downstairs are also fitted with cozy beds and other basic amenities.

Bardstown Bungalow
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
313 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is roomy and comfortable
excellent place to stay in bardstown lots of room for two couples
the bed was comfortable and the large master bathroom had a great tub with plenty of hot water
the comfortable living room makes it easy to have a relaxing visit with family or friends
great bedding and beds
super clean and comfortable
very clean and plenty of space
very clean quaint house with great outdoor seating
the house is very clean and decorated for your convenience
this house is beautiful and super clean
jenny is a great host
jenny was a great host
jenny is very thoughtful and accommodating
also jenny was helpful with recommendations
the host jenny is a pleasure to work with and is great at timely responses
walking distance to all the cute shops downtown
the location is perfect
great location walking distance to shops and restaurants
pleasant neighborhood convenient location and easy walk to the center of bardstown
the location was perfect for visiting old town bardstown
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2. Three-bedroom house near Bardstown's attractions (from USD 172)

Just a short distance from My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, other restaurants, bars, and boutiques, this house is perfect for leisure travellers who want everything within walking distance. The house features three bedrooms that can accommodate up to six guests. All the rooms are fitted with the latest amenities. The kitchen features a full-sized refrigerator, a dishwasher, and a stove. There is also a designated workspace for business travellers who want to work in peace.

Bardstown Bourbon Trail House ❤️
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
185 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
meticulously clean and well equipped
super clean and comfortable for our group of 4 adults
the place was so sparkling clean stylish and cozy
jessica's place was cozy super clean and stylish
very nice house everything was clean and it was nicely furnished
kind and attentive hosts
very nice hosts thank you
the place was very clean and the host responded to questions quickly would definitely stay here again
friendly town and close
not to mention the great location
very comfortable and in a nice location
great place to stay in bardstown
great location to the distilleries and downtown
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3. Cosy rental best for solo travellers (from USD 186)

If you are a solo traveller looking to get away from the city’s hustle and bustle, then this house has you covered. Located very close to the parks, public transport, city center, and nightlife, this place will be the perfect stop on your long itinerary. It is a comfortable house that can accommodate six guests in three bedrooms. There is plenty of room to socialize and also spend some quality time with yourself.

Pam Rogers
242 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great selection of coffee and breakfast provided
enjoyed the yard and sun room too
gorgeous flowers nice sitting area in backyard and four seasons room
very nice house with plenty of space and all three bedrooms have really comfortable beds
very comfortable nicely decorated and amazing porches and deck that overlook beautiful landscaping
very clean and comfortable
the house was clean and comfortable
house was clean and welcoming
very clean and cute place
the beds were so comfortable and the house was very clean
pam was a great host
pam was very accommodating and the perfect host
pam is a great host
pam is very friendly
pam is a wonderful host helpful and friendly
this house is located in a great location
cute and comfortable place close to downtown area
nice location within a quiet neighborhood
the house is so cute and walking distance to bardstown
it was easy to walk downtown for dinner
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4. Family-friendly abode with nature views (from USD 119)

There is nothing like sleeping and waking up to stunning sunsets and a sprawling mass of verdant greens. If this sounds like your ideal vacation setting, then this Airbnb vacation rental is a must-try. Located on a 19-ac (8 ha) horse farm, you can get the country feel without being too far away from the city center. The house accommodates four guests which makes it ideal for a small family to spend some quality time exploring the cultural sights and scenes of Bardstown.

Creekview Farm: Bourbon, Horses, and Sunsets
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
279 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning internet and kitchen appliances all worked perfectly (the three essentials to a good stay
the whole place has plenty of space and plenty of comfortable touches
plenty of room and a great kitchen
very clean and comfortable
incredibly clean and thoughtfully appointed
the space is clean and accurately described
the interior is clean and stylish
the place is spotlessly clean and freshly decorated
the hosts were friendly and accommodating
is a wonderful host
hosts were great about responding to any questions or concerns we had quickly
and alyson are superior hosts
the nicest host you could hope for
nice relaxing spot close to bardstown
great house and location
great farm location near the trail
great location just a short drive into town
plus the farm location gives anyone the true kentucky experience
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5. Charming cottage located along Bourbon Trail (from USD 120)

There is nothing like spending a night in a historical cottage that goes as far back as the 1800s. Located along Bourbon Trail, this charming cottage is clean, cosy, and comfortable. It is also located just a short distance from all the exciting downtown activities. The guests will have complete access to the property that can accommodate up to two guests. It has a single bedroom that has all the essentials to make it a comfortable stay.

The Cottage Circa 1898 Downtown Location
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
250 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable place with all the amenities you could ever need
we found it to be well-appointed with charming furnishings and a full kitchen
try mammy’s and the bourbon trail coffee snacks and comfortable and beautiful decor
a very lovely perfectly situated and comfortable home with all the amenities you could want would stay again
great amenities comfortable living space thoughtful touches like maps snacks everything needed to cook in
immaculately clean and fresh
it is clean and comfortable
so clean and decorated beautifully
extremely clean and perfectly decorated
this airbnb is exceptionally clean
mary is an excellent host
host was very accommodating and easy to contact
i recommend this host highly
we appreciate mary ellen’s approach to hosting
this is a great place with an exceptional host
perfect location in bardstown
perfect location to everything
loved the location
the location is a very short walk from the charming center of bardstown
the location is ideal for exploring bardstown and the surrounding area
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6. Well-equipped cottage with a basement (from USD 197)

This home is located along Bourbon Trail that can sleep more than six guests. It has a large living room, a kitchen, a dining area, and a basement. The kitchen is also stocked with all the necessary items. You have the entire home to yourself to help you spend some quality time with your loved ones.

“Cottage In the Rye” *safety protocols followed*
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
78 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable
fantastic location that is within walking distance to much of bardstown
perfect location for downtown bardstown
the location was great
it was a great location
no other place could have been more perfect for our stay in bardstown
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7. Family-owned cottage with a kitchen (from USD 118)

Bourbon Oak Loft is a home designed for families and couples who want to visit Bardstown for its seasonal events. The homeowner is a resident of the area who is aware of the town and its offerings. This newly renovated space is perfect if you want a comfortable vacation rental with all the basic amenities. It can house up to six guests and gives you access to a fully equipped kitchen along with on-site parking among many other facilities.

Bourbon Oak Loft
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
143 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tavern part has some great whisky flights and good tv’s
they provided coffee snacks shampoo/conditioner/body wash and the apartment was very clean
very clean as well
clean and easy communication
plenty of clean linens
the loft was very clean and comfortable
place very clean plenty of towels pillows etc
host easy to contact
thank you to our wonderfully responsive host and host family
robert was very helpful and quick to respond to any questions
robert greeted us when we arrived and was very friendly and accommodating
location was perfect
this is a really cute place
great place in a great location in bardstown
great location and well appointed unit
loved the proximity to downtown shops and restaurants
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8. Historic home with a well-stocked kitchen

Bardstown is one of the most beautiful towns in the country. If that doesn’t convince you to add it to your list of places to see, then this 200-year-old mansion will! This historical home dates back to the 1820s and has been tastefully designed for the luxury and comfort of its guests. All the restaurants, bars, sightseeing options, and seasonal events are located at a short distance from this property. Don’t forget to check out the local distilleries to experience the world-famous bourbon! The house features a comfortable one-bedroom cottage fitted with all the latest amenities for your comfort. From a well-stocked kitchen to a dedicated workspace, it has all the facilities suitable for all kinds of travellers.

The Nicholson House
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
375 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well taken care of and a good amount of room
everything i needed was there and the couch was super comfortable really enjoyed my stay
this place could easily sleep three (with one person on the very comfortable couch)
the space is much larger than we expected - we loved having room to spread out
the bed was one of the most comfortable i have ever enjoyed
very clean and comfortable
this was a great clean place to stay
the house is clean and very comfortable
the house was clean comfortable and very pleasant
it was very spacious and clean just bring your own coffee
great hospitality and host
we enjoyed our stay & the hosts were very accommodating
excellent communication and quick responses from the hosts
great hosts so accommodating and the communication was wonderful great stay
gia and vinnie were kind and responsive hosts
perfect location quaint neighborhood within walking distance to the main square
great location for visiting bardstown
great location within walking distance of everything
great place close to downtown
such a cute place and wonderful location
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9. Georgian home with a formal dining room

Adam Anthony was a coppersmith who bought this property for 300 gallons of whiskey in 1809. This 1800-sq ft (167-sq m) historical Georgian home will take you back in time without depriving you of modern comforts. With original hardwood floors and a fully equipped kitchen, you will find instant comfort in this property. It can sleep up to four guests in its two bedrooms. Outside, there’s an outdoor barbeque grill and formal dining room that give you the opportunity to invite some friends for dinner. You also have access to the parking space and unlimited coffee or refreshments.

Adam Anthony House. Walk to everything downtown!
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
101 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and sofa
the bathrooms are adorable i took pictures to get ideas for my own bathroom remodel
the little restroom under the stairs is awesome the beds are very comfortable
the beds were also comfortable as well
the beds and the sheets were so comfortable and the bathroom is beautiful
clean and spacious
spotlessly clean and beautifully historical
it's spotlessly clean
it was immaculately clean
very clean and welcoming thank you
our hosts were wonderful
great hosts with quick responses to concerns and questions
a true 5 star pair o hosts
the hosts were very accommodating and easy to work with
the owners of this home have truly thought of everything with special touches everywhere
the location is perfect
the location is perfect
bardstown is a lovely place
beautiful location and beautiful home
beautiful house in a perfect location
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10. Secluded haven with water views

Looking to step away from the crowded city? If the answer is yes, then consider spending a peaceful night at this private county set in a sprawling 10-ac (4 ha) land. Don’t worry because this property is only 10 mi (16 km) away from the city’s main attractions. The house features basic amenities, a parking area, and a patio overlooking a pond. Just spend some time walking around the property, catching some fish, or relaxing on your private patio. The property can accommodate up to four guests in its two bedrooms.

Peaceful Crossing with beautiful farm views
Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
125 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
any racing fan would enjoy a stay here
it had a proper kitchen (which so many spots do not) and a very comfortable couch and bed
there are some really neat amenities as well including a paddle boat and pool table
otherwise this is a very nice retreat with extras like a grill and pool table
such a cool space lots of room and cool memorabilia to look at
crystal clean big space on a very clean pond with its own island
extra spacious full basement impeccably clean and great accommodations
clean quiet and feels very private
such thoughtful touches and super clean
everything was clean and such wonderful feeling of home
the host is great
host was extremely helpful and professional
the hosts were amazing they make the space very comfortable
very friendly and helpful
peaceful location away from the main streets of bardstown
this location was perfect
beautiful location and very relaxing
a great location setting and atmosphere
can’t recommend this location enough
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Spend a weekend at the Bourbon Capital of the World

Don’t be fooled by the small size of Bardstown. This little district has plenty to offer to its business and leisure travellers. So, if you are looking to spend a nice weekend away from the city’s hustle and bustle, then these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Bardstown, Kentucky, will be the perfect place for it.

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