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Your perfect getaway in the Highland's, close to everything in Louisville

Bedrooms 1
Space 450 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-2)

Whether visiting Louisville for business or pleasure enjoy your own personal Hideaway in Louisville's oldest neighborhood. Walk to some of the finest dining Lousiville has to offer, Jack Fry's,Wick's pizza,, the finest Belgian Beer pub the Holy Grale and breakfast at the Gralehaus. Lot's of unique shopping along Baxter and Bardstown roads. Take the bus downtown or cab to Downtown and NuLu where you can grab a drink and a pizza and Garage Bar and perhaps a craft beer flight at the Louisville Beer Store. We are a fast 4 miles from Churchill Downs, the airport, and the Yum center. Make this your home base in Louisville. We are close to everything.

This studio apartment offers very clean accommodations. It has it's own private entrance, a large sitting area with digital TV, Queen bed, kitchen, bathroom, and premium wi-fi and laundry facilities on premises.

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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

Why SARAH ANDERSON chose Highlands

Proprietors John Webb and Sarah Anderson offer you the finest accommodations for a short-term, furnished rental. We invite you to enjoy the hospitality and convenience of your studio apartment. The Highlands Hideaway is a lovely century old Victorian located in the Original Highlands, one of Louisville's oldest neighborhoods. Why the Owner Chose Louisville We bought our house so we could be located in one of Louisville's finest and most vibrant neighborhoods. We are professional adults who enjoy urban living. We decided to open our lovely home to others to be able to experience and share in the 'local flavor' of Louisville's most independent, locally owned business and restaurant corridors in the state of Kentucky. The Unique Benefits of this Apartment You will be within walking distance to some of the finest restaurants and shops in the Louisville. We are conveniently located 3 miles from downtown Louisville and the world's most famous horse racing track Churchill Downs. We are also centrally located to the University of Louisville and medical facilities downtown.


Highlands Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
  • Television
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
  • tennis


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(32 traveler reviews)

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Your perfect getaway in the Highland's, close to everything in Louisville
average rating of 4.28125 based on 32 reviews

cute efficiency with everything you need

  • 5 of 5

We were visiting family nearby and needed a place to stay with our dog. Sarah's place was the perfect solution. Close enough to walk to Bardstowns road restaurants and bars, but far enough away from the noise. The place is charming and Sarah was very responsive. We will definitely be staying again.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lively Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

This place suited our needs perfectly. Its close enough we could walk just about anywhere we wanted. There are several breweries and pubs in the vicinity but it is far enough from the main road that the area is still quiet. Parking is not a hassle. The only improvement I would make would be to the bathroom. Its fine but could use some tile/grout repair.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect weekend spot

  • 5 of 5

Location. Location. Location. We could not have been happier with this rental and where its located. Just a short walk from countless bars and restaurants - a great part of town we might not have seen if we didn't stay in it. Sarah was wonderful and responded very quickly to any questions we had. The rental was clean, easy to access, and the perfect size for a couple eager to explore Louisville. Would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyed my visit!!

  • 4 of 5

Nice neighborhood, super easy on-the-street parking, lovely little Louisville spot to stay if you want to explore the area, as I did!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place for a couple to stay.

  • 4 of 5

Highlands is a nice old neighborhood, with kind of a young, funky vibe. Plenty of restaurants and bars around. Was nice walking the neighborhood with our dog. Studio apartment is roomy, clean, and nicely decorated. Small kitchen but you expect that. Could use a few more cooking utensils like maybe a whisk and ladle and a couple more sets of eating utensils. Great home base for exploring the Louisville area. We took a nice long walk with the dog along the scenic loop in Cherokee Park. Visited some bourbon distilleries. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute studio in fun, historic neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

The location and studio apartment were perfect, very clean and comfortable. The Highlands neighborhood has lovely homes and the location is 1 block from restaurants, bars and shops. 2 blocks away is a community-run dog park that was perfect for my dog to be off-leash. Jennifer was available by phone when I had a question, I would definitely rent from her again.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $50
Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $35

Derby rate is $2500 for 3 day weekend. Check for balance of stay upon check-in is preferred.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.