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Historic District Townhouse in City's BEST Location

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Modern comfort for up to 8 within walking distance to the best of Louisville!

A perfectly located, modern town home located in the Cherokee Triangle Historic Preservation District. Less than 500 feet from a great restaurant, a great ice cream and pie shop, several casual restaurants, two coffee houses, three clubs, a health club and several shops. One of six perfectly maintained and furnished historic district properties we have made available for short term rental.

Digital lock allows guests to let themselves in on arrival-- no key pick up required.

This three story condominium has two king bedrooms, two full baths, an additional first floor half bath and a full laundry. Flat screen televisions, wifi and gas fireplace are all provided.

It is 1550 square feet. On the first floor is the living/dining area with a queen sleeper sofa and dining table for six. There is also a full kitchen, powder room and a large flat screen television. A gas fireplace provides warmth and atmosphere in the fall and winter. On the second floor is a full laundry room with washer/dryer, a king bedroom and a full bath. The third floor contains an over sized bedroom with a king bed and a full sized sleeper sofa. The third floor also has a full bath with shower for two.

WiFi, cable and two parking spaces are all included. Parking is available immediately outside the unit or inside the gated parking area (accessible by the provided remote control).

Beds are made with top quality 400 thread count cotton sheets and four quality pillows. Kitchen is fully equipped with high quality appliances (gas range, stainless Samsung french door refrigerator, dishwasher, etc.) and fully stocked with flatware, dishes, pots, pans and standard utensils. Of course, there is a coffee maker and bean grinder (and locally roasted whole bean coffee), toaster, microwave and hand mixer.

Public transportation (bus and trolley stops) are located within 200 feet of the front door.

PLEASE NOTE: Higher rates apply for PGA, IronMan and Kentucky Derby weeks. See rates or email for details.

This home is perfectly located for visitors who prefer not to drive! Here is a list of some of my favorite nearby attractions:

Jack Fry's (fantastic fine dining)- less than one block

Taco Luchador (delicious semi fast food)- 250 feet

Starbucks-- 250 feet

Ward 426 (fine dining) 3 blocks

Quill's (local coffee) 200 feet

La Que Restaurant (Vietnamese)--one block

Molly Malone's Irish Pub--less than one block

Homemade Ice Cream and Pie Kitchen- one block

Pitaya (clothing, women, cool)- 100 feet

Baxter Theatre (cinema)- three blocks

ValueMarket (full grocery) three blocks

Cave Hill Cemetery and National Arboretum- 250 feet

Actor's Theatre-- 2 miles

Cherokee Park-- 1 mile

Willow Park-- 1 mile

Tyler Park--1 mile

More Details

Deirdre Seim
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 15, 2017

About Deirdre Seim

LouisvilleLux offers short term housing solutions in Louisville's very best locations. With properties ranging from two bedroom townhouses to 6 bedroom mansions, we offer affordable yet luxurious accommodations for parties of two to twenty.

LouisvilleLux is owned and operated by Deirdre Seim and specializes in historic district properties with modern amenities. All of our properties feature flatscreen televisions, cable, WiFi and luxury linens. All are well maintained, nicely furnished, immaculately clean and professionally managed.

Deirdre Seim purchased this townhome in 2012

Why Deirdre Seim chose Louisville

This townhome is ideally located for the Louisville visitor-It is new construction (2004), but located in the city's premier historic preservation district; The Cherokee Triangle. It occupies a magical spot between urban and residential-- offering a quiet arboretum and tree lined streets in one direction and a bustling district of restaurants, shops and cafes in another. Close to downtown, close to Churchill Downs and far, far from the cookie cutter suburban experience.

What makes this townhome unique

1. Walk to dozens of restaurants, cafes and shops in 5 minutes or less

2. Digital locks mean instant check in with no key pick up

3. Hotel amenities with 1500 square feet of space


Highlands Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Historic District Townhouse in City's BEST Location
average rating of 4.818182 based on 22 reviews
Kingwood, TX

Food, beverage and evening entertainment steps away, centrally located to all Louisville

  • 5 of 5

We wanted a central place to stay to visit the Bourbon Trail distilleries and was not disappointed. This condo is located close to the freeway and made it easy to get around town. After our sight seeing, this location made it easy to walk to many food establishments and evening entertainment. Molly's Pub was a hit for food and beverage without the crowds. Local coffee shop was a skip across the street for bagels and coffee. We even walked to the drug store to pick up a few forgotten items. The condo was very clean with comfortable beds and washer, dryer. Thumbs up!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jackson, Mi

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed Mar 2-5. Townhome was awesome, couldn't be in a better location! Off street and gated parking is definitely a bonus. We were there thur, fri, and sat night and the close proximity to the bars (open til 4am) was not an issue, we slept on the 3rd floor and could not hear the music, our friends were on the 2nd floor and had no complaints. The layout with the 2nd and 3rd floors suites is great, very private. Couldn't ask for a better owner! Will be our go to place next time we visit Louisville.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Beutiful property in a perfect location.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Everything was great!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great! The location was absolutely perfect. So much to do. Access to great restaurants and nightlife just across the street. Uber to downtown was only a 7 minute ride. Grocery store is only 3 blocks away. The townhouse was spacious, clean and convenient. We'd definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location. Not luxurious, but everything workable. Good interaction with owner.

  • 4 of 5

This condo is in a terrific location. Several good restaurants in easy walking distance. Parking spaces are tight, but manageable. Overall the condo is a little dated, but comfortable. Would have liked: more reliable, faster WIFI; better water pressure; faucets in 3rd floor bath that leaked less; firmer mattress on 3rd floor bed. Owner was easy to work with. If we visit Louisville again, we would be happy to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review-- I am sorry about the leaky faucet on the third floor, it is now fixed! To me, luxury is crisply ironed, top quality, all cotton sheets and fine bedding; great, soft towels and quality carpet that is soft on bare feet. Those are priorities to me and what I have in the townhouse along with quality appliances and good quality, classic furnishings, a well stocked kitchen and flat screen televisions in the bedrooms and living room. I think your water pressure may have been affected by the water company working on a nearby main during part of your stay-- I checked the pressure as soon as I read your review and it is fine now. The third floor king bed has a 3" memory foam pad on top of a very firm Stearns & Foster mattress. We added the foam topper in response to a guest complaining that the bed was too hard. For now, we are keeping the foam pad in place, but if future guests feel similarly, we will remove it. We have the fastest internet package available in our area, but it still sometimes seems slow. Thanks again for staying with us!.
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Great Location/Clean/Secure

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed the location. We could walk to a great number of restaurants, bars, shops, coffee houses and even walk to just walk. It was easy access to downtown and all the major hiways. Well stocked even though we were missing facial tissue and paper towels but our stay was a short one and we really didn't use the kitchen so it wasn't a issue for us. Nice, large bedrooms. Closets have lots of hangers. Just be aware that there is also lots of stairs! Deirdre was very responsive to emails prior to our stay and extremely helpful when we arrived and went to the wrong location. Her suggestions for eating were well appreciated and we were not disappointed. We appreciated the secure parking. Since this townhouse is so conveniently located it is in a rather congested area for traffic so it was really nice to not have to drive everywhere we wanted to go.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Churchill Downs
Cave Hill Cemetery
"So much more than just a cemetery-- A national arboretum, packed with history including both..."
Jack Fry's
"The essence of Louisville. Fab food, horses, jazz piano. Nothing else comes close. Reserv..."
Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Molly Malone's
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Cherokee Park
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Jack Fry's

Confused about rates? Call me 9am-7pm EST to discuss your dates and rates!

This townhome is located within 150 yards of a half dozen restaurants in one direction and a peaceful national arboretum in the other! Shops, cafes, clubs, cinema and great restaurants are all within a five minute walk. Downtown is less than two miles away, the airport is 5 miles and Churchill Downs 4.5 miles. The city's best park, a 400 acre oasis, is less than a mile away. This home is truly at the crossroads to everywhere that is anywhere in Louisville


Rates & Availability

Highlands Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Season
Apr 7 2017 - May 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Iron Man
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Truck Show
Mar 22 2018 - Mar 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Kentucky Derby
May 4 2018 - May 6 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Exit cleaning $75 + Tax
Pet Fee $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 16.07%

Any increase in local/state applicable taxes will be collected with final payment or on arrival. Our local government has been debating a short term rental tax for the last year and will, eventually, pass something. If your booking is more than 60 days out, this new tax may affect your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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