September 29, 2023


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Step inside the 8 Louisville hotels and restaurants that earned AAA’s Four Diamond honors

Fuel selling prices are going up. Air travel prices are heading up. For individuals searching to get away and uncover the greatest destinations to consume or spend the night, expenses are likely up all more than.

But Louisville residents seeking for a trip might not have to have to journey significantly. Eight inns and eating places around the city just attained the 4 Diamond designation from AAA, a position the group states it arms out only to institutions that are “refined, elegant with upscale actual physical attributes, in depth facilities and a high diploma of hospitality, services and consideration to element.”

Six inns and two eating places in Louisville gained the distinction, AAA introduced in a release Thursday. Those businesses are among the additional than 1,700 resorts and 600 eating places throughout North The united states that have been specified the title, which signifies just 4.2% of spots in the Diamond software. The distinction is just not everlasting, possibly – once acquired, the business must move the exact inspections the pursuing year to gain it all over again.

“These hotels and places to eat fulfill AAA’s stringent expectations and persistently go the test of discerning AAA inspectors,” Bevi Powell, senior vice president of AAA East Central, explained in the launch.

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The eight Louisville organizations have some thing in prevalent – they’re all positioned downtown. A speedy vacation to the Brown Lodge alone will get you into two of them. Here’s a appear at the eight Louisville areas with Four Diamond difference.

  • 700 W. Main St.

  • 4 Diamond hotel since 2008

  • 21c Museum Lodge offers 91 rooms with an art museum within, alongside with Louisville’s Evidence on Key restaurant.

The Embassy Suites in downtown Louisville.

The Embassy Suites in downtown Louisville.

  • 501 S. Fourth St.

  • 4 Diamond resort due to the fact 2015

  • Embassy Suites Louisville Downtown is a historic Hilton resort along Louisville’s Museum Row, within a constructing that the moment served clients as Stewart’s Dry Goods.

Resort Distil, Autograph Collection

The new Hotel Distil and Moxy Louisville Downtown on Main Street.
Apr. 24, 2019

The new Hotel Distil and Moxy Louisville Downtown on Most important Avenue. Apr. 24, 2019

  • 101 West Principal St.

  • Four Diamond lodge because 2020

  • A newer resort in Louisville that opened in late 2019, Hotel Distil is also dwelling to a well known taco restaurant on its initial floor and a quick stroll from the KFC Yum Center.

Louisville Marriott Downtown

  • 280 W. Jefferson St.

  • 4 Diamond resort due to the fact 2005

  • The Louisville Marriott Downtown gives unique obtain to downtown leisure options with its skywalk to the nearby Kentucky Worldwide Convention Middle.

Omni Louisville Resort

The Omni Hotel in downtown Louisville on Tuesday, July 19, 2018.

The Omni Hotel in downtown Louisville on Tuesday, July 19, 2018.

  • 400 S. 2nd St.

  • 4 Diamond resort considering the fact that 2018

  • The Omni Louisville Resort, which opened in 2018, bills alone as the “new cornerstone of downtown,” with a grocery retail store, salon, bowling alley, various bars and other features.

The Brown Hotel

  • 335 W. Broadway

  • 4 Diamond lodge because 1993

  • A opulent downtown Louisville staple, the Brown Resort opened in 1923 and has given that hosted countless numbers of guests, along with weddings and other unforgettable functions.

English Grill

  • 335 W. Broadway

  • 4 Diamond restaurant since 1994

  • The English Grill is the signature cafe at the Brown Lodge, where by Louisville’s well-known “Very hot Brown” sandwich was initially served in 1926.

Vincenzo’s Cafe

  • 150 S. 5th St.

  • Four Diamond lodge considering the fact that 2007

  • Vincenzo’s is a common Italian cafe in downtown Louisville that even acquired a shoutout in Jack Harlow’s strike “Whats Poppin.”

Achieve reporter Thomas Birmingham @TBi[email protected] and adhere to him on Twitter @cthomasbirm. 

This short article originally appeared on Louisville Courier Journal: AAA Louisville lodges and places to eat: 8 places earn Four Diamond honor