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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#3 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Bardstown
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Rest and relax and...bourbon!
"We took a long weekend getaway to bourbon country. Jailer's Inn was a great place to stay as it is situated close to several distilleries. It was clean and well maintained. The jailhouse history with...read more"
written Sep 24, 2021 by Karla T
Fun experience and excellent hospitality
"My wife and I had a really fun time staying at the Jailer's Inn. The rooms are lovely (we stayed in the Library Room), with unique decorations and a lot of cool history. We had a delicious breakfast...read more"
written Aug 13, 2021 by KirkV412
Great Stay
"We were only there one night and it was great.....large room with everything you need. So fun to stay in a historic jail. The B & B is right in the middle of the little historic twon. We walked to...read more"
written Aug 6, 2021 by dino2mom
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