Top 5 Luxury Cabins Near Lexington, Kentucky - Updated 2024

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Lexington is best known for horses and bourbon, with over 400 horse farms and 14 distilleries in and around the city. Make sure to book a tour of the famous Jonabell Farm, home to Kentucky Derby winner Street Sense. Go on a distillery tour at Barrel House Distilling Company and learn how famous bourbons are bottled. You can make your way to Triangle Park, which is packed with coffee shops in the summer and converts into an ice rink during the winter months. Families will also love to explore The Arboretum State Botanical Garden of Kentucky, which even includes a children’s garden. If you’re planning a visit, enjoy the charms of Lexington from fantastic cabins that afford expansive views and top-of-the-line amenities. Keep scrolling to find the top luxury cabins near Lexington, Kentucky, for a wonderful stay in the “horse capital of the world.”

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to luxury services and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Log cabin with spectacular views, Shelbyville (from USD 475)

This rustic cabin’s open-plan common living space is lit up by the window wall that will allow guests to enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of the couch. The spacious area means that even those preparing meals in the kitchen will feel connected to the rest of the group. Additionally, there is a barbecue grill on the porch that also has seating for alfresco meals.

This cabin is handicap accessible thanks to a ramp and wraparound porch. Children will also love the safe play area pre-stocked with toys, and guests will appreciate the spacious bedrooms with plush queen beds.

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Shelbyville, Kentucky, United States
24.88 km (15.5 mi) from Salato Wildlife Center
62 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds super comfortable all other furnishings and fixtures were perfect
we enjoyed sleeping in the comfortable beds making breakfast in the lovely kitchen and relaxing by the fireplace
the open space of the kitchen and living room and dinning room are great
absolutely gorgeous cabin has plenty of room for people to sleep and be comfortable
we all loved the space with plenty of room for all of us to sleep comfortably
clean spacious and accommodating
cabin was clean
the place was very clean and the beds are very comfortable
the cabin was wonderful and very clean
it is comfortable clean and has a kind atmosphere
the host was amazing from start to finish
the host was easy to communicate with and accommodating
the hosts are very welcoming and quick to respond
very responsive to questions
linda was responsive and we arrived to a lovely welcome basket
loved the location as it was close to everything we needed
the location is conveniently located making a great base for exploring the area
the best location between louisville and lexington
beautiful cabin great location for access to bourbon trails
excellent cabin in a great location for the bourbon trail
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2. Campbell's Cabin, Lancaster (from USD 775)

Surrounded by 140 ac (56.7 ha) of manicured land, this cabin is ideal for family getaways. Watch the sunrise as you enjoy your morning coffee from the back deck before walking around the property. Spend the rest of the day exploring the grassy area or playing foosball and ping-pong.

In the evenings, take a soak in the newly installed hot tub that comes with mood lighting and Bluetooth speakers. As the sun dips below the horizon, you can fire up the grill and enjoy food and drinks on the 1,000-sq. ft. (92.9-sq m) deck. Globe lights and the roaring fire of the firepit will help to illuminate the deck and the surrounding area too.

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Lancaster, Kentucky, United States
62.81 km (39.1 mi) from Salato Wildlife Center
93 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 13 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there were plenty of tables and chairs to kick back and relax
upsides: the deck the beds were comfortable
our family was cozy in this beautiful place what a view great deck
the beds were very comfortable
lots of room and comfortable beds
it was very clean and a beautiful space
the property was perfect communication easy & the house was clean
the cabin is spacious clean and open
we had the best experience at this cabin it was clean beautiful secluded spacious and homey
wonderful accommodations clean and magnificent views
the host did a nice job communicating and answering any questions
host was very responsive & hospitable
bridgette was a wonderful host and communicator
this location is beautiful and our host provided incredible customer service and was always quick to respond
this place was great bridgette was a great host and communicated very well and responded very promptly
the location is very isolated which personally i loved
what an amazing place
the location is perfect for many activities or to just sit and enjoy the outdoors together
this house is a great place to relax
bridgette was a great communicator and provided a location for a large family to enjoy their thanksgiving together
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3. Chandler Ridge, Bagdad (from USD 399)

Whether you’re planning a family gathering or a birthday celebration, this log cabin surrounded by 20 ac (8.0 ha) of land is perfect. There is ample space to hold an outdoor celebration, or you can host it in the spacious barn. Guests will have access to the entire property and can go fishing in the pond, swim in the creeks, and hike the various trails on the property.

The upper deck includes two barbecue grills, which are perfect for large groups. During the night, you can light up a fire and enjoy a cozy stargazing session as you sip on the region’s famous bourbon. This property also allows guests to bring one dog of any size for a 50-USD pet fee. So, bring your fur baby along and watch them enjoy the outdoors in Kentucky.

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Bagdad, Kentucky, United States
15.07 km (9.4 mi) from Salato Wildlife Center
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
cabin 29 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was a nice unplugged weekend as we never used the tv
also there are plenty of beds but only one true bedroom for adults
clean and well stocked with everything we needed
clean well maintained comfortable and very well equipped
mary was quick to respond to my messages and was helpful as always
cabin in a good location to get to bourbon distilleries for guys trip
hard to beat the beautiful location
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4. Stunning cabin on the bourbon trail, Harrodsburg (from USD 400)

One of the best features of this property is undoubtedly its wraparound porch. From here, you can enjoy the lush views, watch the kids play, and sip on the region’s famous bourbon. Additionally, a small gazebo on the property is a great spot for some meditation and self-reflection. While surrounded by mature trees and rolling hills, you might feel you are the only one in the area.

Spend the day touring distilleries, and in the evening, enjoy your purchases as you soak in the hot tub. The kitchen is well stocked to prepare meals, but you can also fire up the outdoor stone grill and cherish a meal under the stars.

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Harrodsburg, Kentucky, United States
38.24 km (23.8 mi) from Salato Wildlife Center
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
the cabin was very clean beds were comfortable the wrap around porch and gazebo were wonderful
communication with the owner was great and they made sure we had everything we needed
it was the perfect location for us and so beautiful and peaceful
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5. Secluded lodge of your dreams, Waddy (from USD 1150)

With antler chandeliers, two laundry rooms, two living rooms, and a large deck, this wooden lodge is unlike any you have seen before. The large indoor and outdoor spaces make it ideal for family gatherings or a getaway with friends. Also, the two washers and dryers will ensure that everyone goes back home with clean clothes.

A manicured lawn and towering trees will block the home from the road and form natural fencing. The downstairs paved patio will offer ample space for a barbecue, which can be extended onto the property grounds. If you are looking for a quiet night, you can also have a movie night in the living room or finish your book by the fireplace.

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Waddy, Kentucky, United States
14.31 km (8.9 mi) from Salato Wildlife Center
49 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 11 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
the house was very clean
great place to stay definitely made the trip enjoyable
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Come to Lexington for award-winning horses and bourbons

Lexington is a charming city surrounded by vast swaths of land that breed award-winning horses and house major distilleries. Forget living in the city center and instead enjoy private accommodations surrounded by acres of land. Book one of these top luxury cabins near Lexington, Kentucky, the next time you visit.

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