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The Cottage Circa 1898 Downtown Location

The Cottage Circa 1898 Downtown Location

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the keypad.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean16 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Charming 1800's cottage listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Bardstown.
Voted Most Beautiful Small Town in America.
Walking distance from downtown shopping, nightlife, dining, and local attractions.
Located along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

I love Bardstown and wanted my cottage to look and feel like what is best about the town- classic charm mixed with modern amenities. Clean, cozy and comfortable; it is a space that I hope you find enjoyable while visiting Bardstown.


Air conditioning
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


Handheld shower head
Bathtub with bath chair

51 Reviews

Rick And Anne User Profile
Rick And Anne
May 2018
We truly enjoyed our stay at this cottage. It was decorated so nicely. The house was spotless and we had all we needed for a relaxing, wonderful stay. The house was super easy to access and Mary Ellen was always available by email or phone call. She was not intrusive in any wa…
Jodi & Michael User Profile
Jodi & Michael
May 2018
This was our first stay in an AirBNB, it far exceeded our expectations. Mary Ellen is a wonderful host and met everyone of our needs. This Cottage is charming, adorable, super clean and stocked with everything you need. Within walking distance to the coolest historic town with gr…
Brian User Profile
April 2018
Mary Ellen is a great host and responds quickly to any questions you may have about the cottage or the town and places to visit. This was our first Airbnb experience and i would do it again.
Robin User Profile
April 2018
Even more adorable than the pictures! Perfect location in a quiet little neighborhood within easy walking distance to downtown. It's only a short drive to all the distilleries and wineries too! The house itself is just adorable and Mary Ellen is the perfect host who has thought o…
Alexandria User Profile
April 2018
The home was very clean and exactly as described. I very short walk to the town square and a safe and clean area. Mary Ellen provided a book with information about the house as well a restaurant suggestions that was utilized every chance we had. She was quick to answer any questi…
Rocki User Profile
April 2018
Mary Ellen's place is wonderfully appointed, centrally located on a very quiet street. Her stylish touches made the house feel like coming home each evening, and thus was wonderfully comfortable. Mary Ellen was amazingly responsive whenever we had a question, whether it was a q…
Mary Ellen User Profile
Response from Mary Ellen:
Thank you for the glowing review!! Y’all were just great from beginning to end. Love my watercolor so much!
April 2018
Derek User Profile
April 2018
Mary Ellen is a stupendous hostess! She responds quickly to inquiries and is a gracious communicator. The home is styled beautifully and the amenities are well thought out! There wasn’t anything that we needed. I highly recommend Mary Ellen and her charming cottage!

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Bardstown, Kentucky, United StatesJoined in August 2015
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51 Reviews
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Bardstown, KY, United States

On street parking

Getting around

Parking is directly in front of cottage. All downtown attractions are only 10 minutes away. Enjoyable walk through historic neighborhood. Five minute drive to My Old Ky Home park and J. Dan Talbott …

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