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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 16 July 2013

My family of 3 spent one night at the 21c in Louisville, KY this month. We loved that the hotel is pet friendly, and the art on the main 2 levels was very interesting (my son loved the cloud-makers). We had a double atrium view room, 2 double beds with a view into the center of the building (skylights allowing...

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Gabe I, Director of Operations at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your 21c Louisville experience with us; your feedback is invaluable. I’m delighted you and your family enjoyed exploring our 9000 sq ft contemporary art museum; should you return and want to learn more, our friendly and welcoming staff conduct informative tours on Fridays and Saturdays at 5pm. I was very disappointed to read that your guestroom...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 July 2013

We stayed in 21C 3 nights and it was an amazing experience. Wonderful innovative artwork everywhere including elevators and bathrooms, nicely decorated spacious rooms, I was very impressed with their attention to details - handwritten welcome note, cute little rubber duck in the bathroom, stuff is very attentive and sweet. Restaurant is definitely worth checking out as well - flawless...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi Sonia, Thank you for visiting 21c and for taking the time to write a review about your stay. I'm glad that you found our team to be detail oriented--we truly believe the little things make a big difference! We look forward to having you again soon.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 14 July 2013

LIke a mini vacation. The staff both in the hotel and the restaurant, were delightful and very accommodating. We would return to Louisville just for this hotel. Follow East Market Street..for some cute shops and good food.

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your stay at 21c. I'm glad you were able to explore the neighborhood and the NuLu area. We would love to see you again soon!

Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We have been wanting to visit Louisville since 21c opened. Came to town for the 4th holiday and to see the Eagles at the Yum Center. It is in a great location for exploring all parts of the city--Market street restaurants are near and the Highlands areas are just a short cab ride away. Proof dinner the first night was...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing 21c Museum Hotel for your visit to Louisville over the holiday weekend. It sounds like you had an awesome weekend filled with a fantastic concert and amazing restaurants! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 7 July 2013

The hotel is 7 years and needs to be redone. The bathroom only had a shower with mildew on the tile at the base. There was only one small picture on the walls and the room felt bare especially since art is one of the selling points.The carpet is dark green and old. The furniture is beat up.The staff was...

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Gabe I, Director of Operations at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your invaluable feedback with us. I'm very sorry the condition of the room and breakfast at Proof on Main did not meet your expectations. While I'm glad you enjoyed our outstanding staff, it’s our goal to knock your socks off in every way; clearly we missed the mark. I'd love an opportunity to further discuss your...

Reviewed 7 July 2013

Interesting concept of a hotel/art gallery in one. Not my style of art but I can appreciate the aim. Location is good, downtown and the price thru Hotwire was decent. Rooms were smallish and the temp was hard to control. Service was very good. I can se they are trying very hard to please their guests.

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to 21c. We hope to see you again soon!

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 29 June 2013

With the economy the way it is, my husband and I now usually opt for short weekend jaunts as opposed to big vacations. Since we live in Lexington, that makes Louisville and 21c PERFECT for us, so we go here for special occasions: -We spent our wedding night in one of the beautiful balcony rooms. -We spent the last night...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing 21c as your special occasion destination. We love when our brides and grooms return to celebrate anniversaries and other milestones--it's always fun to welcome everyone back! I am glad that you were able to experience "Asleep in the Cyclone" and that you've shared your thoughts about it here--we are very excited about this new and unique...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Who would've thought that you could make a hotel in art gallery and one of the best hotels to stay at. Conveniently located in wonderful Downtown Louisville, this hotel is worth the bang for your buck. With great customer service, great food at the restaurant, and seeing some crazy but interesting artwork on display. Another great benefit to this hotel...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hello KYBLUE44881, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your visit to 21c! I'm glad you found our Team to be hospitable, and that you enjoyed your experiences at Proof on Main and the Museum Galleries. We look forward to welcoming back you and your family in the future.

Salt Lake City, UT
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I have stayed in hundreds of hotels in many parts of the world, and the 21C in Louisville was one of my most memorable experiences. It really is an art hotel - there are several art galleries with good - and brave (for a hotel public space) - art. Rooms are very nice and well appointed (small windows is my...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi HarvSLC, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit to 21c Museum Hotel. It is so nice to hear that you found your stay at 21c to be one of your most memorable travel experiences. We would love to recommend some our favorite local restaurants and bars in the nearby NuLu and Highlands neighborhoods...

Arizona
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Got a reasonable rate here on a Saturday night when everything else was booked or obscenely priced. Cool place -- very refreshing. Walking distance to bars/restaurants/stadiums. Wish i had more time there to check out the actual museum...

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Laura S, Associate Sales Manager at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville, responded to this review

Hi aray19, Thank you for staying at 21c! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
21C Museum Hotel Louisville is more than just a place to spend the night - it's a 91-room boutique hotel, contemporary art museum, award-winning restaurant and cultural civic center nestled in the heart of Museum Row in historic downtown Louisville. With over 5000 square feet of art-filled meeting and event space, 21c guests enjoy authentic Southern hospitality and accessible luxury while exploring the work of contemporary artists in America's only museum dedicated solely to art of the 21st Century. Whether you are visiting Bourbon Country, spending a day at Churchill Downs, or hosting a lavish Southern wedding, 21c is a modern epicenter for culture, activity and artistic expression. Applauded by Travel & Leisure Magazine as "one of the most ambitious unions of art and hospitality ever undertaken," and hailed by The New York Times as "an innovative concept with strong execution and prompt and enthusiastic service," come meet the infamous Red Penguins and discover how 21c Museum Hotel Louisville is redefining the art of hospitality. ... more   less 

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Address: 700 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2634
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Price Range: £184 - £320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 21c Museum Hotel Louisville 4.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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