James Wallace & Co. proudly presents our latest offering! Brand new to VRBO - all dates are open!
Welcome to the Highlands, KY Expo and downtown Louisville & The FAB Highlander House! This expansive home complete with hot tub and game room is ready for entertaining your family, friends and business associates!
One and a half block from Louisville's restaurant row, this home boasts 6 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. The Highlander House contains 11 BEDS, including 2 King, 2 Queen, 2 double beds, and 5 single beds, plus 4 sofas! Easily accommodating a group of 7-17, book today! 3 living areas & 2 kitchen areas!
Welcome to our Highlander Home.
The original Hartman family home on Eastern Parkway awaits you and your guests, youngest to oldest. Enjoy six well appointed bedrooms spread over three thoughtful levels within easy reach of the best the Highlands and Louisville has to offer.
Restaurant Row with multiple critically- acclaimed restaurants is only two blocks away on eclectic Bardstown Road while John Olmstead’s Tyler Park is just across the street behind Louisville’s best yoga studio. Frederick Law Olmstead’s Cherokee Park is a quick bike or walk away. Bellarmine University is only four blocks down Newburg road making this a lovely spot for visiting families. The updated historic home is convenient to Churchhill Downs, the University of Louisville, downtown Louisville, the fair and exposition center, and the Airport. Eastern parkway and Baxter Avenue/Newburg Road connect easily to multiple highways from which to start your Bourbon Tour or explore all Kentucky has to offer.
Our home features parking for five cars, a rare find in the area, a landscaped and fenced backyard complete with a hot tub, sizable deck with gas grill and ample outdoor seating. We welcome you to take a swing on the front porch while you plan your adventures in town, the people-watching is great.
The main floor welcomes you with a spacious cheerful front room showcasing comfortable couches and plenty of seating with a 70 inch smart TV with direct TV. The adjacent game room has a pool table and an assortment of games for any group. A fully stocked eat-in kitchen makes it easy to cook for a crowd, and the adjacent Dining room, featuring Grandma Stagners’ wedding china from 1890, seats 10+. Our favorite room on the main floor is the sunroom with the original watermarked windows and relaxed seating, the perfect place for a good book or nice nap.
The dual staircases lead up to a very large master bedroom with ensuite bath and a walk-in closet. This room easily accommodates a king sized bed, daybed with pull-out twin trundle and a rollaway crib with a beverage nook for good measure. The hall bath has a large tub/shower combo for the other two bedrooms on this floor. A cute bunk room will spark your littles’ imaginations and has sleeping for 2 with blackout shades while the good-sized third bedroom has a queen bed with a twin bed as well.
The basement of this home continues the bright inviting space, with a living area equipped for all. A kitchenette with a fridge, microwave, toaster oven and coffee ensure you and yours will have snacks within quick reach. Another sectional sofa provides comfortable seating with a TV and more toys/ books/games. Three welcoming bedrooms are located in the basement. One bedroom has a queen-sized bed, while a second contains a king. The third large basement bedroom has two double beds to accommodate everyone in your party without a squeeze. A full minty cute bathroom services the downstairs with a laundry tucked away next to the bathroom.
The home has been stocked with plenty of high-quality linens, sheets towels and beach towels are included. Infants and children are welcomed with a rollaway crib, a pack-n-play, stroller, booster seats, baby gates, and highchair if needed. We are a family who loves to travel and we would certainly like to make your travel as stress-free as possible, just leave your gear at home and use ours.
Your host, James, is available locally for any last minute needs and we’re all happy to help you and yours discover the inviting charming eclectic Louisville we love. We welcome our fellow bourbon lovers, business travelers, groups of friends, and families big and small. Make our home yours as you learn why our hearts will always call Louisville home.