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Best of Both Worlds! Country Living Just Minutes from Town!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Why stay in a hotel when you can have the best of both worlds...with all the comforts of home...on a well maintained, private, 34 acre farm!

Call 859-806-7412

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This great guest house is attached to the 16 stall horse barn. A great alternative to staying in hotel/motel.

Property has 1 bedroom with Queen Bed.

A sitting room also offers a futon which transforms into a full sleeping bed.

The kitchen is fully furnished and includes stove, refrigerator.

Located in very close proximity to I-75/I-64

Approx 3-4 miles

There are great shopping/dining options at one of Lexington's best areas - Hamburg Pavilion - which is a short 5 minute drive.

The Kentucky Horse Park is approximately 15 minutes.

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Keywords: guest house, acreage, barn, horses, golf, exotic animals

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our stay immensely at the cottage on the farm in the Bluegrass state.



The website gave fantastic information and pictures - but the place was so stunning pictures could not do it justice. We probably were longer term renters than most on VRBO - as we were staying to recuperate from knee surgery.



The place is larger than one would expect for a one bedroom ( actually more like a 2 bedroom), lots of space indoors and outdoors. Michelle has thought of everything to make a short or longer stay pleasurable. The immediate surroundings are fantastic - a tree lined driveway leads you to the cottage surrounded by green rolling hills with lots of fantastically friendly exotic animals - gunner the camel becomes a pal immediately. There are too numerous to count short scenic drives surrounding the farm. But we enjoyed the immediate surroundings so much we rarely ventured over a few miles - however even though you seem "away from it all" - it is only a 5 minute drive to Lexington.



The Finks could not be better host - they will give you privacy - but we enjoyed chit chatting with them, always making sure we felt welcomed - even supplying us with home grown beef and garden treats.



Thanks to Michelle and Mike for a wonderful stay and hope to see you again in the future.



Teresa and Joe Zachariah
Jun 2013
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Lexington

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon sofa turns into full size bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Property is located on a 34 acre exotic animal farm. Apartment is connected to a 16 stall horse barn. Animals for viewing pleasure include, camel, zedonk, llamas, yak, ostrich, buffalo, water buffalo, watusi, highlander, Texas longhorn, etc.

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Best of Both Worlds! Country Living Just Minutes from Town!
average rating of 4.95 based on 41 reviews
Machesney park, Illinois
5

Clean and beautiful apartment in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this place! You’re in the country, quiet and peaceful yet close to Lexington and Winchester. Loved the grounds and the animals! Would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

Loved the location. It was very peaceful & we greatly appreciated how clean & well kept everything was. Our only downfall was the bedroom mattress - it just wasn't comfortable for us. We'll still be returning as we enjoy Keeneland at least twice a year. Thanks so much!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful get away in the heart of horse country.

  • 5 of 5

We loved being far enough away from the city to enjoy the peace and quiet of horse living but close enough to access Lexington in 15 minutes or less. The property is just gorgeous and everything you could ask for is available. We loved our stay and hope to return again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location and relaxing setting

  • 5 of 5

We loved being close to town but far enough away to relax. Plus we were surrounded by animals. Gunner the camel is the coolest camel you'll ever meet. It was a relaxing and enjoyable stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Northwestern PA
5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay before, during and after the birth of our first grandchild. The owners were very welcoming, and we were very comfortable with our surroundings. Truly enjoyed the exotic animals on the property!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pennsylvania
4

Peaceful and relaxed

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay, nice to have a homey place to come back to at the end of the day. Exotic animals kept us company and were fun to watch. The owners were friendly and welcoming. We would stay again when in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Property is located within close proximity to the Kentucky Horse Park (15 miles), Keeneland Race Course (16 miles) and within minutes of shopping/dining opportunities. Golf is possible at one of Lexington's finest private golf facilities, Greenbrier Golf and Country Club, located directly across the street. Must inquire in advance to confirm availability.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Lexington

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$141
A$985
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee A$76.76
Property Damage Protection A$75.48

Check-in is 4:00 p.m. and check-out is 11:00 a.m.

I will let you know if earlier arrival is available based on prior booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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