In celebration of having this remarkable property back in the family’s hands, a member of the Samuels family will be available for a meet and greet session at the house during your visit. Included in the rental for the first 20 confirmed reservations. A rare chance for a one-on-one conversation with Rob or Bill Samuels, Jr. about the history of true bourbon royalty in Kentucky!

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The Samuels House In the Media

The Samuels House is garnering a lot of media buzz - check it out! 

The Samuels House In the Media
Bourbon legacy: Maker’s Mark founders restoring, opening family home to visitors

The Samuels family, founders of Maker’s Mark bourbon, recently purchased their old family home -- a building full of bourbon-making history that has also been a doctor’s office, a general store and the alleged “actual” site of the end of the Civil War (more on that later).

First Look: The Samuels House

If you love Bourbon history, there’s a new place to stay the night in Bardstown, Kentucky that is steeped in it.

Gangsters & bourbon: How Maker's Mark turned its family home into a tourist destination

What do you do if you grow up in a family legendary for its hospitality, where stories of family ties to the Jesse James gang flow like bourbon? If you’re eighth-generation whiskey maker Rob Samuels of Maker’s Mark Distillery, well, you buy the 200-year-old family home and fling open the doors to bourbon tourists.

Rent the Maker's Mark Family's Historic Kentucky Home

Love a nice glass of bourbon? Now is your chance to stay in the home where the Kentucky's best bourbon was born.

The Maker's Mark Family Home Is A Bourbon Lover's Dream Rental

Several important factors should be considered when booking a vacation rental, and you can now add iconic bourbon bar to the list!

The Samuels House - Spend a Night at the (Bourbon) Museum.

A trip to Kentucky to visit Maker’s Mark and other distilleries on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® just got even more enticing with your chance to live inside Kentucky bourbon history dating back to 1820.

The ultimate bourbon sleepover

The Samuels House is a bourbon museum brought to you by bourbon Makers

Unbelievable New but Old Destination Soon Opening in Bourbon Country

Like the bottle’s iconic red dripping wax, the Samuels family name drips heavily with both distilling and American history going back 200 years (and change).

You Can Now Stay in the Original Kentucky Home of the Maker’s Mark Family

Want to know how one family's roots started with the Revolutionary War and ended with a whisky dipped in red wax? Plan a visit to the Samuels House.

You Can Rent the Maker's Mark Family's Historic Kentucky Home — and It Comes With an Epic Bourbon Bar

For the first time EVER, you can stay in a piece of Maker's Mark history!

You Can Stay at the Maker's Mark Family's Actual House & It Comes with a Fully Stocked Bar

When you're in Kentucky, you have to do as the Kentuckians do - and immersing yourself in bourbon is an absolute must. With a stay at the Samuels House, you'll live like a bourbon icon.

Maker’s Mark and a Historical Tie to the James Gang

Bill Samuels, former president of Maker's Mark, has a .36-caliber 1851 Navy Colt cap-and-ball revolver that belonged to Frank James, brother of Jesse James.

Kentucky Historic Federal Home

A historic homestead has original paint decoration and a story to tell.

Historical Abode in Kentucky’s Bourbon Country Has Stories to Tell

The Samuels Home in what is now Coxs Creek, Ky., is one of the birthplaces of bourbon – and the original home of the family that would one day create Maker’s Mark.