A small city with a rich history is what Frankfort, Kentucky is ultimately about. As the state capital and the seat of Franklin County, it’s a central component to commerce and is home to some fantastic attractions too. Here in Frankfort, you’ll find beautiful structures that have stood the test of time, scenic parks with monuments of revered personalities, quaint shops, and fabulous restaurants to dine in. Another fun fact about the township is that its unique limestone water is vital in producing the finest bourbon whiskey, the likes of which you won’t find nor taste anywhere else.
Looking for a quiet place to stay in this picturesque city? Here’s a list of top Airbnb vacation rentals to choose from in Frankfort, Kentucky.
Tucked away in Stamping Ground is a charming, age-old home that’s perfect for those looking for a quiet spot. The Alexander Bradford House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is thus noted as one of the structures that are deemed worthy of preservation for its historic significance. You’ll be located a few miles away from the Legacy Trail - a stretch of land that’s good for a refreshing walk or cycling outdoors, and the Kentucky Horse Park. The home comes with a kitchen, Wi-Fi, a washer, a dryer, air-conditioning, and a private entrance. Need we say any more?
Alexander Bradford HouseStamping Ground, Kentucky, United States
Right in the heart of downtown Frankfort is a historic building with a one-bedroom private guest suite. This contemporary dwelling comes married with modern amenities - think a stylish living room with a cable TV, a cozy bedroom and a well-equipped pantry. The home can accommodate up to four guests who would like to explore the city for its frequented spots such as the historic Buffalo Trace Distillery, the scenic Keeneland Race Track, and the beautiful bluegrass horse country. A no-smoking and no-pets rule applies.
Inviting Downtown Guest SuiteFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
Looking for a blissful place to stay in Frankfort? This home, which is on the list of the National Register of Historic Places, houses lovely private rooms with its very own scenic view of the Kentucky River. While there are no TVs in the bedroom, guests are welcome to use the TV downstairs in the family room. Visit the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and the town proper for famed tourist destinations such as the Fort Hill Historic Site & Park, the Old State Capitol, and the Governor’s Mansion. Other amenities include air-conditioning, hot water, complimentary parking, and WiFi.
KY Riverside B&B Cooked English Breakfast!Frankfort, Kentucky, United States
This is an elegant, newly-renovated 1920s home that is located in South Frankfort. It’s pretty close to the Old Capital, the museums, the Buffalo Trace Distillery, and Fort Hill. This WiFi-equipped home has a spacious living room, a TV, and books for your entertainment. There’s also a relaxing front porch, a fully-furnished kitchen and dining area, two bathrooms, and three bedrooms upstairs. Do take note that guests have access to the entire house, except for the garage and basement.
South Frankfort CraftsmanFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
If you want to completely get away from the city life, rent a cabin at the Cedar Fire Farm. You’ll find yourself located just off of Interstate 64 and close to Shelbyville, Lexington, and Louisville (the home of the Kentucky Derby and the Bourbon Trail). The private yet modern cabins are good for those who want to go on a digital detox. The area does not have an internet connection, so you will have to enjoy the simplicity of life and nature. Go on a hike and explore the cedars and hardwoods in the area. Amenities include air-conditioning, an indoor fireplace, breakfast, and complimentary parking.
Cedar Fire Farm: A Rustic Nature RetreatFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
Large groups of up to eight guests can rent this cozy home that’s close to some of the popular attractions of Frankfort, Kentucky. Sights include the Old and New Capitol buildings and grounds, the historic downtown Frankfort area, and the museums. As far as amenities go, the unit comes with air-conditioning, a dryer and a washer, cable TV, a kitchen, and a game console. A no-smoking and no-events rule applies.
Charming Guest House in South FrankfortFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
This is a two-bedroom apartment that’s part of a, mostly, residential neighborhood, and is conveniently located near downtown Frankfort and its various attractions. You’ll be able to check out the Old and New State Capitol buildings and the Buffalo Trace Distillery with no trouble at all. This pretty abode can accommodate up to four guests as it is made up of three beds and 1.5 baths. Apart from being spic and span, the facilities extended include WiFi, TV, a decent kitchen, a washer, and a dryer. It might not be safe nor suitable for kids below 2 years.
The Grey Lady- Apt in Frankfort KyFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
Live in a cozy and quiet neighborhood in a unit that comes with a private entrance. The guest suite consists of two bedrooms and 1.5 baths, and is located in a vicinity that gives you an easy route to Lexington and Louisville. There is a shopping center, a Starbucks, and a grocery shop nearby. Amenities include an indoor fireplace, WiFi, cable TV, free parking, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a luggage drop-off service. Do note that this place might not be suitable for pets and kids below the age of 12 years.
Casa MillerFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
Revel in the history that marks every corner of this 75-year-old, remodeled carriage house. Guests will find all the comforts of home at their fingertips, from a plush queen bed and two comfy sofa beds to a well-equipped kitchen and a cozy living area. Perfect for a couple or a solo traveler on a weekend getaway, this tiny but snug home is located a stone’s throw away from downtown Frankfort and is only steps away from the Buffalo Trace Distillery where guests will get to taste award-winning bourbon whiskey. The surrounding park and wildlife sanctuary also form the perfect backdrop for delightful afternoon walks, and if all of these aren’t enough to take up your entire trip, then the approachable host would be more than happy to arrange a guided Kentucky River or an Elkhorn Creek paddle-boarding session for you.
Carriage HouseFrankfort, Kentucky, United States
This spacious loft stands on a historic building, specifically, the first ever Frankfort City Fire Station. It is a modern studio home that comes complete with a king-sized bed, recliner chairs, granite countertops, a jacuzzi tub, a washer, and a dryer. It is perfect for two guests who will be able to enjoy the roomy rooftop deck. Explore the attractions of Frankfort as you’re just blocks away from its shopping, dining, and entertainment establishments, as well as the sights of Fort Hil and the Old and New State Capitol building. A no-smoking rule applies in this accommodation.
Downtown Loft, 309 West Main Street
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