Included in each guest stay is an INCREDIBLE opportunity to learn about the Samuels legacy directly from the family themselves. Call and speak with our Guest Manager, Missy Hillock, for all the details. Missy is a 9-year hospitality and industry expert – not to mention a 25-year bourbon drinker. She can provide details on this and other VIP experiences, making your stay one you’ll remember for a lifetime.


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Things To Do In Bardstown KY

Welcome to the ‘Bourbon Capital of the World’, a destination where you can truly immerse yourself in bourbon culture. Smack-dab in the heart of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and home of the annual Kentucky Bourbon Festival, Bardstown is booming with the storied history and art of distilling America’s native spirit. During your stay at the Samuels House, you can find things to do in Bardstown KY, and take part in everything the beautiful Bluegrass State has to offer.

In addition to bourbon, it’s a place to relive history, indulge in authentic Southern cuisine and explore the great outdoors as only Kentucky can offer. From train robberies to bourbon chases to ghost hunting, we’ve got a little bit of it all. Bardstown hosts a multitude of entertainment and cultural events. Take in a performance of “The Stephen Foster Story – The Musical,” embark on a stroll in one of Kentucky’s most haunted cities, or haggle at one of the many antique shows. So whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it here. Pour yourself a drink and start planning your visit.

A Bourbon Distillery

Bourbon Distilleries

Experience the welcoming ‘spirit’ of Kentucky! Enjoy gathering stamps in your...

Restaurant Food Bardstown

Bardstown Restaurants

Indulge in authentic southern cuisine. After all, calories don't count on vacation....

Bardstown Kentucky Bars, Pubs, Wine


Enjoy a classic cocktail, vintage whiskey pour, or a locally crafted wine or beer.

Kentucky Bourbon Trail Tour

Tours & Transportation

Have a worry-free good time. Arrange a ride with one of several Kentucky Bourbon Trail...

Kentucky Bourbon Festival


There’s always something {great!} happening here. From the local flavor and small-town charm of Bardstown to...

Kentucky Trail Attraction

Kentucky Attractions

Stay at the Samuels House to conveniently explore Kentucky attractions such as museums, a...

Downtown Bardstown KY Shopping


Bardstown KY shopping features vintage & stylish furniture, antiques, collectibles,...

Parks & Outdoor

Parks & Outdoor

Breathe in the fresh country air, and walk our gently rolling hills.  Enjoy the great...

Historical Bardstown

Museums & Historical Sites

Kentucky’s second-oldest city, Bardstown is home to more than 300 buildings on the...