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.



Kentucky Bourbon Distilleries

Experience the welcoming ‘spirit’ of Kentucky! Enjoy gathering stamps in your Kentucky Bourbon Trail passport during your stay with us.

Once you arrive, you will quickly get the sense that Kentucky is the mecca for producing America’s native spirit, bourbon whiskey. From the ideal climate for aging barrels to the fertile earth for growing corn to the immense amount of limestone that makes for the purest of water, it was the perfect storm. The rest is history.  Today Kentucky Bourbon Distilleries, both large and small, are flourishing.

Bardstown Distilleries
Old Samuels Distillery

Our ‘Restoration Tour’ allows visitors the the opportunity to experience the unique buildings and spaces that have been frozen in time since whiskey production ended more than 50 years ago at this site. 

(502) 533-3095
Distance: 2.2 Miles
Four Roses Warehouse and Bottling Facility

Features antique bottles, vintage advertising, and other memorabilia from the Four Roses archives. Tours highlight operations at the facility, including warehousing, barreling and bottling. The Visitor Center also includes a premium Bourbon tasting bar that allows guests the opportunity to sample Four Roses products following a tour.

(502) 543-2264
Distance: 5.2 Miles
Barton 1792 Distillery

Tour a fully operating distillery and see the inner workings of how our award winning Bourbon is made. Each tour begins and ends in the Barton 1792 Visitor Center where guests can purchase many unique gifts and souvenirs. Tours and tastings are complimentary. All ages are welcome.

(502) 331-4879
Distance: 7.4 Miles
Heaven Hill Bourbon Heritage Center

Award-winning visitor center provides the ultimate educational and entertainment experience. Tour a working rickhouse, and partake in an educational tasting in a barrel-shaped tasting room. Come raise a glass with us on the Mashbill Tour or Connoisseur Tour. 

(502) 272-2623
Distance: 8.3
Lux Row Distillers

Real roots, real family, real products. A new distillery built on the timeless and true. A pour for every palate.

(502) 337-7420
Distance: 8.9 Miles
Jim Beam American Stillhouse

At Jim Beam, our fans are our family. So next time you’re in our neighborhood, we’d love to give you a big, Jim Beam welcome. And to make your visit even more special, we suggest signing up for a tour or planning around one of our many events. Tours, events, cocktails, and tastings are available at our distillery in Clermont, Kentucky.

(502) 543-9877
Distance: 9 Miles
Preservation Distillery

Preservation Distillery is Bardstown and Nelson County’s first official craft bourbon operation, and its only pot still distillery, specializing in very small batch bourbon with unique releases. Producing intensely flavored pot distilled whiskey in an old tobacco barn along the Bourbon Trail, this small historic Kentucky farm bourbon experience sits on a 200-foot-thick bed of solid limestone above a pristine reservoir, ideal for producing great Kentucky Bourbon.

(502) 348-7779
Distance: 9 Miles
Willett Distillery

Established in 1936, one of America's smallest, independent family-owned and operated distillery. Located in the Bourbon Capital of the World, Bardstown, Kentucky. Specializing in hand-crafted, Small Batch and Single Barrel rare selections of distilled spirits.

(502) 501-9699
Distance: 9.6 Miles
Bardstown Bourbon Company

Set on 100 acres of active farmland, this American whiskey and bourbon destination experience features a state-of-the-art distillery, the Bottle & Bond Kitchen and Bar, vintage whiskey library, and a unique and transparent educational experience. Call ahead for distillery tour information. Reservations recommended for the restaurant.

(502) 694-7212
Distance: 11 Miles
Log Still Distillery

Right in the heart of bourbon country, Gethsemane KY is the place where the Dant legacy grew and where bourbon was masterfully produced for decades. Seven generations later, we’re trying something new at our old Kentucky home.

(502) 917-0700
Distance: 19.9 Miles
Maker's Mark Distillery

The Samuels family distillery. We’re still doing things just like we did in 1953. From the old letterpress to the way we hand-rotate every barrel and hand-dip every bottle. And yet it seems there’s always something new and exciting going on at our little distillery here in Loretto. We’d love to have you sometime.

(270) 865-2099
Distance: 26.1 Miles
Louisville Distilleries
Distilled Spirits Epicenter

We provide a one-of-a-kind experience in the time-honored craft of distilling. The Epicenter has something for everyone with a passion for the craft on both the science and art side of distilling. From Moonshine University, where visitors learn how to build, open, and run their own distilleries, to our fully-equipped distillery, which when not in use for classes, is available to develop mash bills, create prototype batches, experiment with processing, or for full run productions.

(502) 301-8130
Distance: 34.4
Old Forester

Come see history in the making. We’re back where we started on historic Whiskey Row. Learn more about our exciting tour options and book your experience today.

Distance: 34.5 Miles
Angel’s Envy

There’s bourbon. And then there’s divine inspiration painstakingly crafted into a spirit so sublime you’ll want to share it with the world. We make the second one. ANGEL’S ENVY is what happens when 200 years of bourbon tradition meet an independent master craftsman’s instinct to improve. It’s a total return to the art of craft-first, hand blended batches of 8 to 12 barrels at a time.

Distance: 34.8 Miles
Rabbit Hole

In this digital world of virtual friends, bots, and blogs, the one true thing is love. It allows us to let go of our avatar masks and reveal the beauty that resides within. It gives us the courage to pursue passions with youthful optimism and stare wide-eyed at the possibilities ahead. Our founder fell in love with Bourbon and the the dream to be part of a tradition dating back to the early settlers of our Kentucky Commonwealth. He risked it all, going down a rabbit hole to create true, original, one-of-a-kind spirits for the discerning and build a legacy to last lifetimes.

Distance: 35.1 Miles
Stitzel-Weller Distillery

Originally opened on Derby Day in 1935 and reopened to the public in 2014, the Stitzel-Weller Distillery is one of the true cathedrals of the American whiskey industry. Located only five miles from downtown Louisville, the Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience is one of the most convenient and impressive along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

(502) 475-3325
Distance: 35.9 Miles
Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience is a multi-million dollar artisanal distillery, immersive tourism experience and retail location that celebrates the legacy of Kentucky's first distiller and namesake of Heaven Hill's flagship Bourbon brand. Heaven Hill Distilleries has renovated their historic building at 528 West Main Street, in the heart of what was once called "Whiskey Row" in Louisville.

(502) 272-2611
Distance: 36
Michter’s Fort Nelson Distillery

Michter’s is proud to honor a historical legacy tracing back to the founding of America’s first whiskey company in 1753. 

Distance: 36.2 Miles
Copper & Kings

Copper & Kings is an American brandy company based in Butchertown, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.We make a dynamic American style brandy. We do not make derivative brandy. We make a differentiated, uncommon, unadulterated pure pot-distilled natural American brandy. Distilled in American copper potstills, matured in Bourbon barrels. Our signature house style is a little feisty, rambunctious with a long smooth finish.

(502) 561-0267
Distance: 36.4
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company

Our family’s very first bourbon went into barrel in 1889. We revived the craft in our own state-of-the-art distillery, where we use the finest ingredients. We believe that patience builds character & fine bourbon can never be rushed. All under one roof, the select Kentucky Peerless grains are milled, cooked, fermented, double-distilled, and barreled as bourbon & rye.

(502) 566-4999
Distance: 36.7 Miles
Kentucky Artisan Distillery & Jefferson's Bourbon

Guests truly get the “Bourbon Country” experience without the drive.  Only 20 minutes from downtown Louisville! Every tour offers a behind-the-scenes feel, as you talk to the KAD’s master distiller, climb up next to the fermenters to view the mash and see where the experiments of “bourbon’s mad scientist”, Trey Zoeller, come to life.

(502) 822-3042
Distance: 41.1 Miles