$54 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Sep 29, 2014 Check-out: Oct 1, 2014

BEST WESTERN Louisville East

3 stars
9802 Bunsen Way, Louisville, KY 40299-2548
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.6
out of 5
56 reviews
Just the thing after a long day on the road

We've stayed at many Best Westerns but this hotel is one of the better ones. The room was very nice... See full review

  • Tygershark
  • Aug 24, 2014
Very clean and nice

We got there early and they had our room ready. The room was very clean the staff was very nice.... See full review

  • M Ramirez
  • Jul 29, 2014
Stay at this limited-service Louisville, Kentucky hotel providing convenient access to Churchill Downs and the University of Louisville. Whether traveling to North Central Kentucky on business or pleasure, the BEST WESTERN Louisville East is proud to offer friendly customer service and sophisticated accommodations at an affordable rate. This Louisville hotel features a variety of guest rooms including standard rooms and suites. Each well-appointed room offers cable satellite television with HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. This limited-service hotel features an array of amenities including an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, exercise facility, full business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 80 people. The hotel offers a complimentary hot breakfast every morning for its guests. The BEST WESTERN Louisville East offers convenient access to a variety of key area attractions including Fort Knox, the Kentucky Derby Museum and the Louisville Slugger Museum. Racing fans will appreciate being just 12 miles from Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby while families will enjoy a fun-filled day at Six Flags® Kentucky Kingdom. Guests traveling on business will be close to Victory Packaging, ResCare, Kroger's Corporation and Papa John's International. This Kentucky hotel also offers easy access to a variety of area events including the National Street Rod Days, the Mid America Truck Show and University of Louisville sporting events. The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN Louisville East is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Louisville, Kentucky. Make a reservation today and save!

Hotel Map

38.2165 -85.5724
Area served
Frankfort, Owensboro, Lexington, Indianapolis,, Cincinnati,, Churchill Downs
Nearby airports
(SDF), 11.00, MI, SE;
Area description
Suburban

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BEST WESTERN Louisville East Rooms

1 KING BED
1 KING BED,SMOKE,HANDICAP,HI SPEED,COFMKR,IRON,HAIR
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,HANDICAP,HI SPEED,COFMKR,IRON,HAIR
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NOSMOKE,HI SPEED NET,COFFEMAKR,HAIR,IRON,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,HI SPEED NET,MICRWV,REFRIG,WORK DSK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NOSMOKE,HI SPEED NET,COFFEMAKR,HAIR,IRON,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,MOBILITY ACC,COMMASSIST,BATHTUB,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
SUITE-1 KING BED
SUITE-1 KING BED,NSMK,SEPBDRM,SOFABD,WHISPD,MICRFG,COFMKR,FULL BREAKFAST
SUITE-2 QUEEN BEDS
SUITE-2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,SEPBDRM,SOFABD,WHISPD,MICRFG,COFMKR,FULL BREAKFAST
SUITE-1 KING BED
SUITE-1 KING BED,NSMK,SOFABED,FULL KITCHEN,DINING RM,2TVS,FULL BREAKFAST

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Indoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Indoor pool
Exercise gym
Dining
Coffee maker in room
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Express checkout
Concierge desk
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
FAX
Conference facilities
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Outdoor parking
RV or truck parking
Truck parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Room
Television with cable
Safe
Kitchen
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Cribs available
Sofa bed
Electronic door locks
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Bluegrass Indoor Karting: 1.5 mi
  • Louisville Mega Cavern: 7.2 mi
  • Cherokee Park: 7.5 mi
  • Louisville Zoo: 7.5 mi
  • Historic Frankfort Avenue: 7.7 mi
  • Cave Hill Cemetery: 8 mi
  • Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind: 8.2 mi
  • Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center: 9.2 mi
  • Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom: 9.6 mi
  • Louisville Slugger Field: 9.7 mi
  • Louisville Waterfront Park: 9.9 mi
  • Farmington: 9.9 mi
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium: 10.2 mi
  • Old Louisville: 10.2 mi
  • KFC Yum! Center: 10.3 mi
  • Bluegrass Indoor Karting: 1.5 mi
  • Louisville Mega Cavern: 7.2 mi
  • Cherokee Park: 7.5 mi
  • Louisville Zoo: 7.5 mi
  • Historic Frankfort Avenue: 7.7 mi
  • Cave Hill Cemetery: 8 mi
  • Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind: 8.2 mi
  • Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center: 9.2 mi
  • Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom: 9.6 mi
  • Louisville Slugger Field: 9.7 mi
  • Louisville Waterfront Park: 9.9 mi
  • Farmington: 9.9 mi
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium: 10.2 mi
  • Old Louisville: 10.2 mi
  • KFC Yum! Center: 10.3 mi
  • The Speed Art Museum: 10.3 mi
  • Actors Theatre of Louisville: 10.3 mi
  • Fourth Street Live!: 10.4 mi
  • Kentucky International Convention Center: 10.4 mi
  • The Kentucky Center and Brown Theatre: 10.6 mi
  • Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft: 10.7 mi
  • Louisville Science Center: 10.7 mi
  • Churchill Downs: 10.8 mi
  • Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory: 10.8 mi
  • Kentucky Derby Museum: 10.8 mi
  • Frazier History Museum: 10.8 mi
  • Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery: 10.9 mi
  • Iroquois Park: 12.4 mi
  • Waverly Hills Sanatorium: 15.7 mi
  • Freedom Hall: 219.3 mi

Dining

Olive Garden
2.00 mile(s) from Olive Garden, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner,
Applebee's
0.50 mile(s) from Applebee's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner,
Dairy Queen
0.20 mile(s) from Dairy Queen, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
Famous Dave's
2.00 mile(s) from Famous Dave's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner,
O'Charley's
0.50 mile(s) from O'Charley's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner,
Subway®
0.10 mile(s) from Subway®, deli, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
Kansai Japanese
2.00 mile(s) from Kansai Japanese, full service, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner,
B&D's Mongolian Grill
2.00 mile(s) from B&D's Mongolian Grill, full service, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner,
Shalimar
2.00 mile(s) from Shalimar, full service, Indian, open for: lunch, dinner,
McDonald's®
2.00 mile(s) from McDonald's®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (56)

Ratings and reviews for BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Overall score

3.6 / 5
5.01.0
56 out of 56
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4

82% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
ajarvis
chicago, il
Sep 2, 2014

friendly staff

the thing that stands out most here is how genuinely happy to be there all of the staff we encountered were. everyone had a smile and a hello.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Tygershark
Ft Knox, KY
Aug 24, 2014

Just the thing after a long day on the road

We've stayed at many Best Westerns but this hotel is one of the better ones. The room was very nice and comfortable. We had no problems whatsoever. Great value for the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
M Ramirez
Bloomington , IN
Jul 29, 2014

Very clean and nice

We got there early and they had our room ready. The room was very clean the staff was very nice. Will be back again. The price was best around for us.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Good food all around the hotel. Oh and walmart down the road.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Grammy Goose
somerset ky
Jul 11, 2014

close to everything. there were ants in the room

The staff was alright. Not great. The desk phone in the room didnt work and we had a little trouble with ants.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Entertainment tip: Short drive from hotel

Not far from Ky Kingdom or Bats Stadium.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Air Marshal Jason
Chicago, IL
Jul 2, 2014

Weekend with cousins

The suite we had worked out great for our family of six. Plenty of room for everyone to sleep, comfortable beds and fairly quiet atmosphere.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
WayneoSmith
Business
Chicago
Jun 23, 2014

Affordable Comfort

Pretty decent value, rooms were clean and the staff was friendly. Hotel in quiet area but very close to restaurants and retail stores.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Big EMT
Business
Southwest southerner
Jun 17, 2014

Miserable experience

Being reprimanded as our first encounter for not booking directly through the hotel was hostility I wasn't expecting. Our first room smelled of smoke and the air conditioning didn't work. We got changed to another room it worked and was better but the smell of pot in the hall way was disgusting and over powered us as soon as we walked into the hallway! Breakfast was an unmitigated disaster the sausage burnt where it was the colour of tootsie rolls, the powdered egg product was watery, the French toast was cold and rubbery, the orange juice was similar to sunny d/tang combo. We threw it away and went to McDonald's. The bed was nice the bathroom mostly clean but definitely don't count on a good breakfast, decent stay nor friendliness.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
3
Location:
2
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
CSorah
Tennessee
Jun 4, 2014

Great girls getaway

My mom, sister, & I stayed here while in Louisville for a concert. The staff was very friendly. The hotel was extremely clean and breakfast was great!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
finalledid
lexington
Feb 24, 2014

louisville trip

the "hot tub" was like sitting in the basic tub in room...no instructions on HOW to USE the hot tub....and when we DID figure it out the jets were minimal to say the least.....breakfast and other needs were met...tv was small, no smoking rooms were not available..otherwise it could be compared to Motel 8.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
2
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Review of BEST WESTERN Louisville East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Websters7
Taylor Mill, ky
Oct 27, 2013

Nice

Room was very comfy and relaxing. Hot tub was really hot though. Felt like I burnt my skin! But everything was nice. Good breakfast!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

The Caverns under Louisville were awesome! I recommend going there. Also was a short drive from hotel!

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