Lodging & Fan Rates

  • Aloft Louisville Downtown


    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.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle rate at 502-583-1888.

  • The Brown Hotel


    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


    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


    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


    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.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle rate at 502-562-0200.

  • Courtyard Louisville East


    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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  • Embassy Suites Louisville Downtown


    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.

  • Fern Valley Hotel & Conference Center


    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


    Galt House Hotel is Louisville’s only Waterfront Hotel. It is the largest hotel in Kentucky and offers a wide array of well-appointed lodging options with 1290 guest rooms, including 650 suites. Choose from four types of luxurious accommodations—Deluxe Guest Rooms, Executive Suites, One-Bedroom Waterfront Balcony Suites, and Two-Bedroom Waterfront Suites.

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

  • Hampton Inn Downtown


    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


    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


    Welcome to the Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport hotel. 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.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-637-2429.

  • Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Northeast


    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.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 502-423-0018.

  • Holiday Inn Airport Fair and Expo Center


    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.

  • Hyatt Regency


    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


    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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  • Seelbach Hilton Hotel


    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.

    Call and ask for the Forecastle Rate at 800-333-3399.