Explore Lexington attractions like Rupp Arena

Just 11 miles from the Blue Grass Airport (LEX), the Country Inn & Suites is close to favorite sights like the Kentucky Horse Park and the Thoroughbred Center. We're also within a few minutes of the University of Kentucky, making us an ideal spot for visiting families.

If you enjoy entertainment, you will find a wealth of it at the Lexington Center, home to Rupp Arena and the city's opera house. Looking for a taste of Kentucky? Talon Winery & Vineyards, Heaven Hill Bourbon Heritage Center and Jim Beam Distillery are all within driving distance of the hotel.

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3.77 mi / 6.06 km from the hotel
Come by and see the artwork produced by local artists or catch a live performance by locals.


9.65 mi / 15.54 km from the hotel
After cheering on your favorite Thoroughbred on the racetrack, explore the Keeneland Library for books, journals and special collections about various equestrian topics.

Kentucky Horse Park

8.96 mi / 14.43 km from the hotel
Admission to this world-renowned park includes entry to the International Museum of the Horse and the American Saddlebred Museum. This amazing destination also features campgrounds, restaurants and shops.

Lexington Opera House

3.87 mi / 6.22 km from the hotel
Broadway plays, ballet performances and big-time bands take the stage at the Lexington Opera House.

Red Mile

4.92 mi / 7.92 km from the hotel
Check out Red Mile to wager on horse racing, enjoy a delicious dinner or catch a show by a live band.

Rupp Arena

4.02 mi / 6.47 km from the hotel
The well-known University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball team calls Rupp Arena home. Join more than 23,000 other attendees to watch a ball game or a variety of live performances.