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Lexington overview

Lexington is a friendly locale distinct for its live music and sports, and known for its college atmosphere and shops. Sports fans will enjoy basketball and horse racing, and everyone will enjoy ample beer and bar options. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of University of Kentucky and Kentucky State University. Popular attractions like Rupp Arena and Mary Todd Lincoln House are sure to leave an impression. A family-friendly area, Lexington also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Lexington

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Lexington has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Lexington with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Lexington hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Lexington hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Lexington

Fly in to Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass), 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from downtown Lexington.

What to see around Lexington

Fun activities like basketball and horseback riding are on hand, along with attractions such as:
  • • Rupp Arena
  • • Alltech's Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co.
  • • Lexington Memorial Coliseum
  • • West Sixth Brewing
  • • The Red Mile Racetrack
Live music and theaters are top draws with cultural places to visit like:
  • • Lexington History Center
  • • Lexington Ballet Company
  • • Lexington Opera House
  • • Downtown Arts Center
  • • Explorium
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • Transylvania University
  • • University of Kentucky
  • • The Thoroughbred Center
  • • Georgetown College
  • • Kentucky State University
Some popular places in the area to visit include:
  • • Mary Todd Lincoln House
  • • Commonwealth Stadium
  • • Keeneland Racing Course
  • • Kentucky State Capitol

When to visit Lexington

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 61°F day, 25°F night
  • April-June: 86°F day, 40°F night
  • July-September: 86°F day, 52°F night
  • October-December: 73°F day, 25°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 10.55 inches
  • April-June: 13.31 inches
  • July-September: 10.83 inches
  • October-December: 10.63 inches

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