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The Brown Hotel

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  • Excellent71%
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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“lobby bar”(210 reviews)
“english grill”(122 reviews)
“club level”(85 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Louisville is a fun city and The Brown is a destination itself. We booked a room on the Club level. With that we got breakfast and then "Happy Hour" in the Club lounge. The hotel is beautiful but the staff made it grand. The Front...More

Thank S K
Response from Brad W, General Manager at The Brown HotelResponded 15 September 2016

Dear S K, So pleased to read all your notes. The Club Floor is certainly a great value for our guests with the complimentary continental breakfast and hors d’oeuvres and wine/beer in the evening. Hope to see you back on your next trip to Louisville....More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

On July 4th we were stuck in traffic for 3 hours on our way to the Gulf Coast and it really did put a damper on the trip. So for this long weekend, we decided to beat the traffic and head north to Louisville! The...More

Thank Carol R
Response from Brad W, General Manager at The Brown HotelResponded 15 September 2016

Dear Carol R, Thrilled to know that you chose the Brown instead of the beach. I couldn’t agree more! Many thanks for your detailed notes. Always nice to read of “opulent” and “back to the hey day.” Great to know you enjoyed our famous Hot...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

The room was clean and beautifully decorated, complete with robes in the closet. The food was delicious, the drinks were flowing and strong, and the staff was friendly and helpful in every area. There is not one negative thing I can say about this hotel....More

Thank Johnny P
Response from Brad W, General Manager at The Brown HotelResponded 15 September 2016

Dear Johnny P, So pleased to know you enjoyed your visit with us and that you will stay with us again. Please allow me to handle your reservation on your next trip to Louisville and I’ll block a nice room for you. We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent a lovely evening at The Brown Hotel in Louisville. Our room was fairly large, very comfortable, and had an enormous bathroom. Although it was next to the ice machine and elevator, no noise was heard. All personnel were extremely nice...More

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Response from Brad W, General Manager at The Brown HotelResponded 15 September 2016

Dear PSC76063, Delighted to read you had a nice stay. Appreciate all the good remarks on your room, our staff and our famous Hot Brown. Please allow me to handle your reservation on your next trip to Louisville and I’ll block a nice room for...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The Brown Hotel is a beautiful, historic property with excellent service and elegant, comfortable, well-appointed rooms! The bars and restaurants are A+! We would not hesitate to recommend this property and hope to stay here again!More

Thank Gayle S
Response from Brad W, General Manager at The Brown HotelResponded 15 September 2016

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Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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US$180 - US$419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Louisville
#2 Romantic Hotel in Louisville
#3 Family Hotel in Louisville
#6 Business Hotel in Louisville
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$180 - US$419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Louisville
#2 Romantic Hotel in Louisville
#3 Family Hotel in Louisville
#6 Business Hotel in Louisville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Scott C
17 February 2018|
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Response from afischer65 | Reviewed this property |
We went in for diner. I wasn't aware that we paid anything except tipped the door man.
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Travelgirl1292
8 December 2017|
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Response from Business77 | Reviewed this property |
10 minutes driving. You can't walk but would recommend Uber since there are a lot of drivers in the area.
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andrewh791
23 October 2017|
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Response from Blackbird76SR71 | Reviewed this property |
Typo. We saw no animals of any kind.
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"Luxury room on the tenth floor, quiet and nicely appointed. Bed super comfy with a pillow-top mattress, had a..."
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