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      1000 Export Street, Lexington
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      Welcome to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington-Downtown/University

      Welcome to our newly renovated Downtown Lexington, KY Hotel at the University of KY

      If you're looking for hotels in Lexington, KY that offer excellent amenities and a convenient location, then choose the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Lexington - Downtown / University of Kentucky. The hotel is close to the UK campus, local hospitals and Lexington Bluegrass Airport (LEX) is just five miles away.

      Business guests appreciate that our downtown hotel's location in Lexington, KY is close to IBM, PNC Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Ashland and UPS. Central Baptist Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital and UK - Good Samaritan Hospital also call Lexington, KY home.

      Our hotel's guests love being just two blocks from the University of Kentucky, home of the Wildcats. The Lexington Center, home of Rupp Arena and the Convention Center is nearby, as well. Guests can spend the day touring Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, or enjoy an afternoon exploring the beautiful Victorian Square. World-class Thoroughbred racing and picturesque horse farms are can't-miss attractions for visitors to the Lexington area.

      When you're searching for downtown Lexington, KY hotels, remember that you can enjoy the complimentary, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar each morning. Take advantage of the free wireless Internet access, or relax by using the indoor pool and whirlpool. A Fitness Center and Business Center add even more convenience to your stay. We look forward to serving you!

      Features Our downtown Lexington, KY hotel's location is just one mile from the bustling, vibrant center of downtown, two blocks from famed University of Kentucky and within 1.5 miles of several area hospitals.

      Business Services

      Wireless Data Connection
      Business Center

      Health and Fitness Center (On-site)

      Health/Fitness Center On-Site

      Entertainment and Recreation

      Indoor Pool

      Housekeeping and Laundry Services

      Daily Housekeeping

      Weekly Housekeeping

      Dry Cleaning Pickup or Laundry Valet

      Same Day Dry Cleaning


      Safety Deposit Box available at Front Desk

      Air Conditioning in Public Areas

      Ice Machine

      Nearby Restaurants

      Logan's Roadhouse
      Location:  Not in the hotel
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      A full service steakhouse that is within walking distance from the hotel. It serves lunch and dinner: steaks, salads, munchies, and alway a bucket of peanuts on the table, Diners will enjoy the casual atmosphere and good food.
      Location:  Not in the hotel
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Mexican Restaurant within walking distance of the hotel. A local restaurant with authentic Mexican food, a favorite among many who live in Lexington. Every meal starts out with chips and house made salsa. Great food and service!
      District Sport and Tap
      Location:  Not in the hotel
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Bar and Grill within walking distance from the hotel. A great place to catch the game on one of the many tv's that line the walls of this sports bar. Wings and so much more!
      Penn Station Subs
      Location:  Not in the hotel
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Hot sandwiches within walking distance to hotel. This counter service restaurant has a great variety of hot subs, hand cut fries and don't miss out on the fresh lemonade.
      Location:  Not in the hotel
      Serves:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      Fast food within walking distance from hotel. Sonic is now serving breakfast, lunch and dinner....but don't forget the sweet treats.

      Guestroom data services

      Wireless Data Connection

      Business Center data services

      Wireless Data Connection


      Public space data services

      Wireless Data Connection

      • Number of parking spaces:99
      • Lot outside the hotel, free parking for all hotel guests.
      • We apologize but we do not accept pets at this hotel. Service animals are allowed.
      • American Express
      • Carte Blanche
      • Diners Club
      • Discover
      • JCB
      • MasterCard
      • Visa
      • Spanish


      • Number of rooms: 5
      • Parking
      • Service Animals Allowed

      Hotel areas that are accessible:

      Guest Rooms

      Business Center

      Registration Desk

      Public Entrance

      Hotel areas that have limited accessibility:

      Exercise Facility


      Hotel areas with accessible routes from accessible public entrance:

      Exercise Facility

      Meeting Room/Ballroom Area


      Business Center

      Registration Desk


      Accessible Guest Rooms

      Hotel provides the following:

      TTY for Guest Use

      Closed Caption Televisions

      Accessible Self Parking

      Van Accessible Self Parking

      Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 1