Jailer's Inn Bed & Breakfast
111 W. Stephen Foster Ave.
Bardstown, KY 40004

502 348-5551
800 948-5551
502 348-1241
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Iron bars on windows, 30 inch thick stone walls, and a heavy steel door slamming behind you may not sound like the typical tourist accommodation and Jailer¿s Inn is anything but typical. The historic Jailer¿s Inn, circa 1819, offers a unique and luxurious way to "do time." On spring and summer mornings, as you sip hot coffee and chat with other guests over a full breakfast in the courtyard, it¿s difficult to imagine all of the previous uses of the courtyard¿as a work yard for prisoners crushing limestone, a place to visit forlorn relatives, or even the centralized location of the Nelson County gallows.
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#4 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Bardstown
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A great experience!
"We stayed two nights at the Jailer’s Inn as an halfway point returning to North Carolina from Michigan and had a great experience! The accommodations are older and in need of an update but the owners...read more"
written Jul 14, 2024 by GoPlaces48951755504
Fun B&B in Bardstown
"Great place to put your head in Bardstown. We rented the family room (queen and king bedrooms, with a living room) Areas to sit out the front of the jail and in the back where we had a good...read more"
written Jun 3, 2024 by Patricia5000
Great Place For a Family or Couples
"A charming BnB set inside an old jail. Paul was an excellent host, and we thoroughly enjoyed his breakfast and "dad jokes."The location is perfect for walking to restaurants and vintage stores that...read more"
written May 2, 2024 by Justin S
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