Galt House Hotel
Why We Love It
- The largest hotel in the state with over 1300 rooms and suites
- Great downtown location along the Ohio River and connected to the KFC Yum! Center
- Six restaurants (including a rotating rooftop dining room) feature a variety of Kentucky products and plenty of bourbon
- Serves as the official host hotel of the Kentucky Derby
"The rooms at the two towers of the Galt House Hotel are spectacular" -- Southern Living
Map & Directions
Rooms & Rates
The Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville is a sprawling facility with over 1300 rooms and suites and remains the city's only waterfront hotel, located along the Ohio River.
Guest rooms are spacious with comfortable furnishings, flat-panel televisions, in-room coffeemakers and free basic Wi-Fi. Guests can choose from several types of accommodations, ranging from Deluxe Guest Rooms in the hotel's two towers with king or queen beds to Executive Suites that have separate living rooms with pullout sofas.
The hotel features one of the only full-service spas in downtown Louisville, and there are great river views from the hotel's Club 360° Fitness Center on the 18th floor. There are also seven restaurants and bars on site, including RIVUE, one of the nation's few rotating restaurants 25 stories above the city, and Jockey Silks Bourbon Bar, with a selection of over 150 bourbons and other whiskeys.
- "With a long history in the hotel business ... [the Galt House] continues to offer sophistication to visitors" -- USA Today 10Best
- Newspaper / magazines
- Gym / fitness center
- Outdoor pool
- Pool bar
- Roof terrace
- Nightlife / entertainment
- Extra beds (fees apply)
- 100% smoke-free
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour security
- Airport transfer (fees apply)
- Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
- Bike rental
- Concierge service
- Hair salon (fees apply)
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Room service (limited hours)
- Shuttle service (fees apply)
- Business center
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Outdoor space for some rooms
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Internet access
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- High-Speed Wi-Fi (fees apply)
- Bathtub or shower
- Parking (fees apply)
- Public car park (fees apply)
- Valet service (fees apply)
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible meeting room
- Accessible parking
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible pool area
- Accessible restaurant
- Accessible spa
- ADA compliant rooms
- Facilities for guests with special needs
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair accessible
Standard Time is 3pm. Minimum age required to check-in: 21.
Minimum age required to check-in: 21.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests:
Children 17 and under stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Extra bed available in the Deluxe RIVUE Room with Two Queen Beds only for one adult or one child, on request (and based on availability): $20 (subject to tax) per day. Charges will be applied by hotel.
Crib/Pack 'n Play available upon request: free of charge.
Extra bed available in the Deluxe RIVUE Room with Two Queen Beds only for one adult or one child, on request (and based on availability): $20 (subject to tax) per day. Charges will be applied by hotel.
A maximum of 2 pets under 45 lbs. are allowed on request and will be charged $50.00 (subject to tax) per stay.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
A Valet Parking Fee of $28.00 (subject to tax) or a Self-Parking Fee of $20.00 (subject to tax), per day applies and will be added to your bill at the hotel. This rate is subject to change without notice and at the discretion of the property. Public Parking is available in downtown garages and metered parking that surrounds the area.
There is free basic WiFi in guest rooms and public areas. There is an enhanced plan for $5.95 (subject to tax) or a premium plan for $9.95 (subject to tax) per 24 hour period. Charges will be applied by hotel.
Check-in is located in the SUITE (East) Tower.
Pool is open Memorial Day to Labor Day.
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Customer Service available Mon-Sun, 9am-9pm ET
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.
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*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.
Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.
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