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University of Kentucky Conference Housing

650 Woodland Ave
University of Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky 40526
859-963-3041

5000Largest Group
100Meeting Rooms
5000Overnight Guests
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Conference Housing at the University of Kentucky provides high-quality facilities and services to camps and conferences throughout the summer months. Our large University allows the capacity to host groups of up to 5,000 overnight guests, along with exquisite dining options, and large, high-tech meeting spaces.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Lexington, KY
Cincinnati, OH (80 mi)
Louisville, KY (80 mi)
Knoxville, TN (170 mi)
Indianapolis, IN (193 mi)
Nashville, TN (214 mi)
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) / 15
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Onsite
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Availability:
Rooms are available for booking May through August. Exact dates vary each season.
Room Type(s):
4 Person Suite (4x1)
2 Bedroom Suite (2x1)
2 Bedroom Deluxe Suite (2x1)
4 Bedroom Suite (4x2)
Private rooms upon request
Bath Type(s):
Private, Semi-Private
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
5000
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
100
Largest Classroom Style:
500
Largest Theatre Style:
250
Number of Overnight Guests:
5000
Technology:
All classrooms include a computer, projector, optional connections for computers such as VGA and HDMI, document camera, speakers, and wireless microphones.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
We partner with University of Kentucky Catering to provide meal service for our guests.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Complete Meeting Package:
No
Ropes Course / Team Building:
no
Rental Policies:
Terms provided in contract.
Phone:
859-963-3041
Ideally suited for:
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Leisure travel
Meetings/Conferences/Trainings
Outdoor Event Space
Reunions
Social/Special events
Youth Event/Meetings/Camps




Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
4 Person Suite 399 798 Residence Halls Private yes
2 Bedroom Suite 2315 4630 Residence Halls Private yes
2 Bedroom Deluxe Suite 16 32 Residence Halls Private yes
4 Bedroom Suite 121 484 Residence Halls Private yes

Area Attractions

AttractionDescription
Kentucky Horse Park See nearly 50 breeds of horses, plus museums, art galleries, shows and demonstrations at the 1,200 acre Kentucky Horse Park 

Country Boy Brewing The taproom features a full array of fresh Country Boy offerings, with plenty of other local and national craft brews. Their focus is on fresh, minimally processed beers using the finest ingredients, even adapting Japanese craft brewing techniques. Never afraid to try something new, you'll always find a few experimental beers in the mix. Some local favorites: Cougar Bait Blonde and Jalapeno Smoked Porter.

Canoe Kentucky Paddle down the Kentucky Elkhorn Creek in a canoe, kayak or raft! Whitewater trips and float trips as well as fishing and swimming. Groups welcome.

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate Ashland, the home of famous 19th-century statesman Henry Clay, is located a short distance from downtown Lexington on a beautiful 20-acre wooded estate with an English parterre garden. The home is filled with Clay family belongings and memorabilia. House Beautiful magazine recently named Ashland one of the “50 Most Famous Historic Houses in America”. Cafe on site is open seasonally.

Barrel House Distilling Co Honoring Lexington's distilling tradition that dates back to the late 1700's, this distillery is located in the old barreling house of the old Pepper Distillery in Lexington's Historic Distillery District. Currently distilling Devil John Moonshine, Pure Blue Vodka, OAK Rum plus a newly released Bourbon called "RockCastle". Tasting room and gift shop.

Ale-8-One Bottling Company Ale-8-One soft drink has been bottled in Winchester since 1926 and is the only soft drink invented in Kentucky still in existence. Tours are offered on Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. with advanced reservation.

Kentucky Theater This Romanesque-style theater built in 1922 was restored to its original grandeur in 1992. In addition to showing classic, modern and foreign films, the Kentucky Theater hosts a variety of concerts as well as the weekly taping of the syndicated radio show 'WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour'.

Country Boy Brewing The taproom features a full array of fresh Country Boy offerings, with plenty of other local and national craft brews. Their focus is on fresh, minimally processed beers using the finest ingredients, even adapting Japanese craft brewing techniques. Never afraid to try something new, you'll always find a few experimental beers in the mix. Some local favorites: Cougar Bait Blonde and Jalapeno Smoked Porter.

Malibu Jack's Family Fun Center Accelerate the action with a go-kart speedway, mini-golf, one of the largest arcades in Kentucky and the new X-Rider, a 4D motion theater ride with effects like wind, bubbles and snow.

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