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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

Best of Both Worlds! Country Living Just Minutes from Town!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Lexington Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Why stay in a hotel when you can have the best of both worlds...with all the comforts of home...on a well maintained, private, 34 acre farm!

Wireless WiFi now available!!!

This great guest house is attached to the 16 stall horse barn. A great alternative to staying in hotel/motel.

Property has 1 bedroom with Queen Bed.

A sitting room also offers a futon which transforms into a full sleeping bed.

The kitchen is fully furnished and includes stove, refrigerator.

Located in very close proximity to I-75/I-64

Approx 3-4 miles

There are great shopping/dining options at one of Lexington's best areas - Hamburg Pavilion - which is a short 5 minute drive.

The Kentucky Horse Park is approximately 15 minutes.

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Keywords: guest house, acreage, barn, horses, golf, exotic animals

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our stay immensely at the cottage on the farm in the Bluegrass state.



The website gave fantastic information and pictures - but the place was so stunning pictures could not do it justice. We probably were longer term renters than most on VRBO - as we were staying to recuperate from knee surgery.



The place is larger than one would expect for a one bedroom ( actually more like a 2 bedroom), lots of space indoors and outdoors. Michelle has thought of everything to make a short or longer stay pleasurable. The immediate surroundings are fantastic - a tree lined driveway leads you to the cottage surrounded by green rolling hills with lots of fantastically friendly exotic animals - gunner the camel becomes a pal immediately. There are too numerous to count short scenic drives surrounding the farm. But we enjoyed the immediate surroundings so much we rarely ventured over a few miles - however even though you seem "away from it all" - it is only a 5 minute drive to Lexington.



The Finks could not be better host - they will give you privacy - but we enjoyed chit chatting with them, always making sure we felt welcomed - even supplying us with home grown beef and garden treats.



Thanks to Michelle and Mike for a wonderful stay and hope to see you again in the future.



Teresa and Joe Zachariah
Jun 2013
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)
Best of Both Worlds! Country Living Just Minutes from Town!
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews
5

Amazing. Couldn't have asked for more

  • 5 of 5

Michelle and Mike are amazing and you will never beat the views. We will never stay anywhere else when in Lexington

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Tranquil & wonderful hidden treasure!

  • 5 of 5

What a hidden little gem of a place! It was peaceful and gorgeous. Much better than a hotel. Our group of 4 enjoyed our stay very much. We woke up each morning and watched the camels play with the zebra and donkey. It is set far back off the road so no traffic. I can't wait to stay there again.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Most Favorable

  • 5 of 5

We were extremely satisfied with this rental. Very comfortable unit, in a lovely setting with gracious hosts. We will return!!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot for our visit!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time on this unique and exotic farm. Our grandchildren who live in Lexington enjoyed visiting and playing on the swings, and they loved seeing all of the animals. Everything about the apartment was just right for us. We had morning coffee while watching the horses exercise. In the evening the little ones came over and played until sunset. All of the animals were very peaceful. What an idyllic setting. Thank you to the owners for providing us with a comfortable visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The property was clean, well stocked with items we needed and it was so peaceful. We enjoyed all of the animals especially Jack, Gunner and the resident barn cat. Michelle was very welcoming and provided ideas for places we had not thought of visiting.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Property For Extended Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We found ourselves in an interesting situation - We had just moved to Lexington & were waiting for our new house to be completed. Our allotted corporate temporary housing was expiring and we had no furniture or belongings, a newborn and a toddler, & had no desire to stay in a hotel room for a month. We happened to come across Michelle & Mike's property and thought it would be a great fit. It offered two sleeping rooms with doors so that our toddler could have her own room. It also had a fully stocked kitchen and a washer & dryer. Their home made our lives so much easier during an already hectic and stressful time! Our toddler was obsessed with all of the stuffed animals inside & loved running around outside with the "real life" animals on the property. Her favorite thing was waking up and opening her blinds to see Gunner staring at her, chomping away on grass. The part of Lexington where this property is located is GORGEOUS. It is so peaceful & serene. We enjoyed just sitting on the patio at sunset throughout the month we were there. We can't thank Michelle & Mike enough. This is definitely an awesome property find on VRBO!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Car: necessary

Property is located within close proximity to the Kentucky Horse Park (15 miles), Keeneland Race Course (16 miles) and within minutes of shopping/dining opportunities. Golf is possible at one of Lexington's finest private golf facilities, Greenbrier Golf and Country Club, located directly across the street. Must inquire in advance to confirm availability.

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Rates & Availability

Lexington Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
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$700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning fee $70

Check-in is 4:00 p.m. and check-out is 11:00 a.m.

You must agree to our rental agreement which will be sent to you in a separate email.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Lexington Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon sofa turns into full size bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Property is located on a 34 acre exotic animal farm. Apartment is connected to a 16 stall horse barn. Animals for viewing pleasure include, camels, zebra, llamas, miniature horses/goats, yak, ostrich, emu, buffalo, watusi, highlander, Texas longhorn, etc.

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