Lodging & Fan Rates

  • Aloft Downtown Louisville

    $179-$199/night

    Located directly on Louisville’s historic Whiskey Row and blocks from NuLu, Aloft Louisville Downtown provides easy access to the best of the city. Grab a bite at Corner Restaurant & Bar or spend a day along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Home of the Kentucky Derby and the Louisville Slugger, everyone can find something fun to do during a visit.

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  • The Brown Hotel

    $164-$194/night

    Featuring classic English Renaissance architecture, The Brown Hotel is a historic, AAA Four Diamond luxury hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. As you approach The Brown, with its exterior built in the Georgian-Revival style, and its stone and terra cotta trim, you’ll see what makes us one of the finest hotels in the South. When you enter our doors, our opulent two-story lobby greets you with its hand-painted, coffered ceiling, Bottocino marble flooring, finely carved mahogany furnishings and Palladian-style windows. The grand appearance of this historic structure transports guests to a rare place of refined Southern elegance, where impeccable service, distinctive style and uncommon luxuries rule the day.

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  • Clarion Hotel Conference Center - Louisville North

    $110/night

    Get together at the Clarion Hotel® Conference Center Louisville North hotel in Clarksville, IN, conveniently located off Interstate 65 only minutes from downtown’s vibrant riverfront, Atlantis Water Park and a variety of popular attractions, including: Kentucky International Convention Center, Louisville Slugger Museum, Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, Churchill Downs, and the Louisville Science Museum. Enjoy a meal at the on-site Champions Grille and a drink on the patio at the Quarter Pole lounge. Get a good workout in the fitness center and relax in the seasonal outdoor pool and indoor heated pool.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 812-283-4411.

  • Comfort Inn Airport Southwest

    $129-$139/night

    Have a great stay at the Comfort Inn hotel in Louisville, KY! This is a smoke-free leisure hotel near Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. Several restaurants, cocktail lounges, stores and entertainment venues are nearby – some within walking distance, and our location gives you easy access to Louisville’s top attractions.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-447-2096.

  • Courtyard Louisville Downtown

    $151/night

    The Courtyard Marriott Downtown Louisville is located in the heart of our city and just two blocks from the Forecastle Festival stages.  Our location provides our guests with numerous restaurants and sites within walking distance of the hotel.  Our hotel boasts an on-site restaurant and bar, indoor pool and fitness center, complimentary airport shuttle and secured garage parking, and free WIFI throughout the hotel.

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  • Courtyard Louisville East

    $106/night

    Comfort meets convenience at the Courtyard Louisville East.  Enjoy the newly renovated lobby that boasts an on-site Bistro serving breakfast, dinner, Starbucks selections and cocktails, plus areas to connect and unwind.  Our newly renovated guest rooms boast complimentary Wi-Fi, plush bedding and HDTVs with premium channels.  Relax in our indoor whirlpool, fitness center or grab some fresh air at our outdoor patio.  We’re located just minutes from downtown Louisville and near a plethora of area dining, shopping and attractions!

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  • Courtyard Marriott Louisville Airport

    $162/night

    Break away from business as usual to enjoy a refreshing stay at the Courtyard Louisville Airport. Our Louisville Airport hotel’s smart new designs and attentive service welcomes guests with a warm and inviting atmosphere and room to roam in our spacious lobby and indoor and outdoor seating areas. Pampering guests with complimentary shuttle service to and from Louisville International Airport (SDF), our hotel’s handy location is near the University of Louisville, Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville Zoo, Churchill Downs and many more popular destinations.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-368-5678.

  • Embassy Suites Louisville Downtown

    $189/night

    A historic building features boutique-like ambiance, the Embassy Suites Louisville Downtown boast a fantastic location next to the Fourth St. Live! entertainment district. Discover attractions, shopping, restaurants, state parks, and convention centers just minutes away from our hotel.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-813-3800 or by clicking here to reserve a room (using Group Code FOR and Hotel Code SDFDNES).

  • Fern Valley Hotel & Conference Center

    $83-$129/night

    Fern Valley Hotel is conveniently located a mere 10 minute drive from downtown Louisville on I-65, exit 128 (Fern Valley Road). We offer airport shuttle, complimentary parking and Wi-Fi internet.

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  • Galt House Hotel

    $135-$475/night

    Overlooking the waterfront from the heart of downtown, The Galt House Hotel is a legendary Louisville hotel and the largest hotel in Kentucky. With 1,310 contemporary guest rooms, including 660 suites, choose from four types of luxurious accommodations—Deluxe Guest Rooms, Executive Suites, One-Bedroom Waterfront Balcony Suites, and Two-Bedroom Waterfront Suites.  The Galt House Hotel also has you covered with a fantastic selection of downtown dining options.  Enjoy dining at one of six on-site restaurants from casual to fine dining entertainment with spectacular views.  Just steps from the colorful nightlife at Fourths Street Live!, Whiskey Row, and popular attractions like Muhammad Ali Center and KFC Yum! Center (connected via Skywalk).

    Call and ask for the Forecastle rate at 800-The-Galt or 502-589-5200.

  • Hampton Inn Downtown

    $179/night

    Enjoy friendly service and a great location at the Hampton Inn Downtown Louisville with a variety of complimentary amenities including free parking. Catch up with work in our business center or utilize our free wireless internet access throughout the hotel. Work out in our fitness center or refresh with a swim in our inviting indoor pool. Utilize our complimentary shuttle to and from the airport or to one of many nearby restaurants and attractions. Get some rest in our Hampton bed® and enjoy a 32-inch flat panel HD TV.

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  • Hampton Inn Louisville Airport

    $189/night

    Ideally located just a quarter of a mile from the Standiford Airport terminal (SDF), the Hampton Inn Louisville Airport hotel provides an excellent central location in Louisville, Kentucky. Arrive with ease via our complimentary shuttle service from the airport and receive a warm welcome from our friendly staff. Surrounded by the Kentucky Fair and Expo Center, the Mega Caverns/Mega Zips Attraction and Churchill Downs, guests will always find plenty to see and do. After exploring the Expo Center, be sure to venture into Louisville itself, mere minutes away from the hotel.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-366-8100.

  • Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport

    $179/night

    We are located in the airport corridor, five minutes from downtown Louisville, KY. This Louisville, KY airport hotel is convenient to a variety of local restaurants such as Lynn’s Paradise Café, the corporate offices of Yum! Brands and attractions like Churchill Downs, the University of Louisville and the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center. Enjoy easy access to Interstate 65 and Interstate 264.

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  • Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Northeast

    $129/night

    The hotel is located just 15 minutes from downtown Louisville, Waterfront Park and the Forecastle stages.  Located adjacent to The Paddock Shops, the Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Northeast hotel is steps away from shops including Barnes and Noble, Quest Outdoors and Pier One as well as restaurants including local favorites Drakes, Mitchells Fish Market and Zoe’s Kitchen.

    The Hilton GardenInn Forecastle rate is now sold out.

  • Holiday Inn Airport Fair and Expo Center

    $129/night

    Set in the heart of Louisville’s convention, sports and airport districts, the newly built, smoke free Holiday Inn Hotel at Louisville Airport – Fair / Expo has an ideal location. We’re less than a mile from the Louisville International Airport (SDF) and near the attractions and businesses of Louisville, KY. Our hotel is a few miles from attractions such as the world-famous Churchill Downs & Kentucky Derby Museum. You can spend the day cheering for the University of Louisville’s Cardinals at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium or visiting Freedom Hall at the Kentucky Fair & Expo Center across the street from our hotel. The Louisville Zoo and local parks are just a few miles away.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-637-4500.

  • Holiday Inn Louisville Downtown

    $174/night

    The newest addition to Downtown Louisville is the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Louisville Downtown! We are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Louisville with easy access to I-64. With our World Class Service and many Louisville Businesses, Restaurants and Attractions within walking distance, you’ll discover why our guests have selected us as their Preferred Hotel in Downtown Louisville!

    Call and ask for the Forecastle rate at 502-583-2552.

  • Hyatt Regency

    $159-$209/night

    Hyatt Regency Louisville delivers the impeccable service you expect with a gracious dose of southern hospitality. Call upon our 24 hour Concierge to provide service precisely when you need it. Bring your racquet for a quick set on our outdoor tennis court or exercise day or night in our 24 hour StayFit™ gym. When you wish to venture out, one-of-a-kind hand-made finds are yours at Kentucky Museum of Art & Craft, award-winning performances await at Actor’s Theatre, and Fourth Street Live! offers a vast array of shopping and dining establishments just outside the doors of our downtown Louisville Kentucky hotel. Located just a few blocks from the Louisville Waterfront Park, the Hyatt Regency Louisville is the perfect home away from home for your Forecastle Festival Stay!

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  • Louisville Marriott Downtown

    $165/night

    The newly renovated Louisville Marriott Downtown, connected via skywalk to the Kentucky International Convention Center, is ideally suited for business conventions, social gatherings and weekend visits. Leisure guests enjoy proximity to the KFC Yum! Center, the Louisville Slugger Museum, 4th Street Live, historic Main Street, and the NuLu District. Located 15 minutes from the Kentucky Exposition Center, our hotel features Champions Sports Bar, BLU Italian Grille and Starbucks® onsite. Amenities like Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center and valet parking make business travel easy. Our concierge levels offer 25 exclusive suites with free weekday continental breakfast and evening small plates.

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  • Ramada Plaza Louisville

    $79.95/night

    The Ramada Plaza Louisville Hotel and Conference Center near Churchill Downs horse racing is located off Interstate 64. The thoughtful amenities at our hotel bring you a rejuvenating stay, while visiting Louisville, the largest city in Kentucky.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle rate at 502-491-4830.

  • Residence Inn Louisville Downtown

    $199/night

    Settle into oversized suites at Residence Inn Louisville Downtown. Located in the heart of the city, the Residence Inn is within walking distance of popular destinations including KFC Yum! Center, 4th Street Live and Waterfront Park, as well as Kentucky International Convention Center and a variety of local restaurants. Throughout your stay, take advantage of on-site amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi and a free, hot breakfast buffet featuring a wide selection of morning favorites.

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  • Seelbach Hilton Hotel

    $179-$189/night

    Your stay at The Seelbach Hilton Hotel will never be described as ordinary. Appearing on the National Register of Historical Places, this 4-diamond luxury hotel is considered the premiere hotel in the state of Kentucky. Built in 1905, it is considered a landmark to “the golden era” with its grand ambiance inspiring author F. Scott Fitzgerald to use The Seelbach as a backdrop for Tom and Daisy Buchanan’s wedding in The Great Gatsby. Each individual guest must make his or her own reservation no later than Thursday, June 16, 2016. Guests making such reservations must identify themselves as members of Forecastle Fan Block.

    The Seelbach Forecastle rate is now sold out.

  • Sheraton Louisville Riverside Hotel

    $149/night

    Located in Jeffersonville, IN, just across the river from downtown Louisville, we are minutes away from the excitement of the Derby City. Steps from our front door, discover the many things to do in Louisville as well as our wide variety of upscale amenities to add comfort to your stay.

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