Overview

The Brown Hotel
Top Luxury Hotel

335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
+1 502 583 1234

RM 623+

Overall guest ratings

9.0/10 Excellent
Based on 1,177 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.6
  • 9.2
  • 6.6

Good to know

  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Friendly service
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Stylish hotel

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    About

    A Louisville legend, the Brown Hotel is beloved by generations of guests for its Georgian-Revival elegance and timeless Southern charm. Anchoring downtown Louisville with a firm grasp on history paired with a 21st century appreciation for hospitality, this landmark hotel at the corners of Fourth and Broadway blends breathtaking architectural features with the modern amenities and services today’s most discerning travelers expect. From exquisite event space to the city’s finest dining, the Brown infuses every experience with gentility and refinement.

    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Brown’s prime location offers easy access to many of Louisville’s most in-demand destinations, including the Brown Theatre (across the street), the Palace Theatre (half a block) and the Kentucky International Convention Center (seven blocks). The hotel holds the coveted AAA Four Diamond rating, a testament to its setting, service and exquisite sense of style.

    A recent $12 million renovation has taken this grand old hotel and combined it with all of the contemporary necessities. So now, you can not only experience genteel, Southern hospitality in historic grandeur, you can do so in updated guestrooms with new furniture, lighting and carpet while watching 37" hi-def televisions and taking advantage of high-speed Internet access.

    With amenities like hand-woven throws at the foot of the bed, granite bathrooms and goose-down comforters, guest rooms at the Brown blur the boundary between residential retreat and luxury hotel. And while its 293 guest rooms and suites are sanctuaries of effortless style, no trip to the Brown is complete without a bourbon flight in the Lobby Bar or a Hot Brown in the English Grill where, critics agree, “perfection is possible.”

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    The Brown Hotel

    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • A/V equipment hire
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Wedding services
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Express check out
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Coffee shop
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 1,177 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.6 "Incredible bar."
      10.0 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 100%."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      8.8 "88% were impressed by the valet service."
      8.7 "87% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      8.5 "85% loved the menu selection."
      7.8 "78% enjoyed the snacks that were offered."
    • 8.8 "Amenities are good."
      8.8 "88% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.0 "90% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.5 "95% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
      1.5 "The price was too high for 85%."
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    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 870 reviews
    • 9.7 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      8.2 "82% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.9 "89% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.8 "98% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.5 "Beds were acceptable for 55%."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 3.2 "Terrible value."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 164 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.0 "Excellent amenities."
      9.0 "90% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.5 "Vibe was good."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 70 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 70 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.8 "Amenities are good."
      8.8 "88% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.6 "Vibe was good."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Pleasant entrance area"
    "Friendly service"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Stylish hotel"
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