Experience fun things to do in and around Georgetown

Book comfortable accommodations at the Country Inn & Suites, Georgetown, KY to stay near some of the area’s best things to do for horse lovers, including tours at Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms. If you’re a real fan of all things equestrian, be sure to visit the Kentucky Horse Park, less than eight miles away, and the racetrack at Keeneland, about a 25-minute drive from the hotel. If you need a break from meetings, you can unwind with a taste of local culture in Downtown Historic Georgetown, which offers great shopping and beautiful homes listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Visiting a student or attending an athletic event? Our hotel is less than two miles from Georgetown College.

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Downtown Historic Georgetown

1.36 mi / 2.18 km from the hotel
Find beautiful Victorian homes and historic buildings such as Ward Hall when you visit the downtown area. The town was founded in 1790 and has several structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Evans Orchard and Cider Mill

3.62 mi / 5.83 km from the hotel
If autumn is in the air, then this orchard is the place to be. Sip a glass of fresh apple cider while you enjoy a hay ride, or pick your own apples and pumpkins with the kids.

Georgetown College

1.41 mi / 2.26 km from the hotel
Visit a student, catch a game in a variety of NAIA sports, or explore the 104-acre campus of this Christian liberal arts college founded in 1829.


12.71 mi / 20.46 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

5.22 mi / 8.39 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.

Mary Todd Lincoln House

12.1 mi / 19.47 km from the hotel
Visit the childhood home of one of America’s most famous first ladies, Mary Todd Lincoln. Take a guided tour to get a glimpse into her refined upbringing. Please note that the house is closed during winter months.

Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms

4.27 mi / 6.87 km from the hotel
Schedule a 90-minute walking tour to meet retired racehorses and learn more about Thoroughbreds at this idyllic farm in Georgetown. Reservations are required.

Rupp Arena

12.23 mi / 19.68 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.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc.

1.62 mi / 2.61 km from the hotel
Curious about automotive manufacturing? Tour America’s first and largest Toyota manufacturing facility. See a 1988 Camry, the first ever made in the US, in mint condition.