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DERBY AT THE GALT

Scratch the Derby off your bucket list with a stay at the Official Host Hotel of Churchill Downs and The Kentucky Derby - the Galt House Hotel.

The official hotel of America’s longest running sporting event, the Galt House is an immersive Kentucky Derby travel experience. It's the hotel of choice for hall-of-fame jockeys, celebrities, Derby fashionistas and VIPs.

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NEW YEARS EVE

Raise your glasses to a new decade. This is the start of something legendary. This is Legendary Louisville®.

Join The Galt House Hotel, Louisville’s Waterfront Hotel®, on our New Year’s Eve red carpet. We’re kicking off 2020 by toasting to the past and the future of Louisville.

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THUNDER OVER LOUISVILLE

The Galt House Hotel is the Official Hotel of Thunder Over Louisville and home to the Thunder Command Center.

Thunder Over Louisville is North America’s largest fireworks and air show and is hosted by the Kentucky Derby Festival. The spectacle attracts over 500,000 people to downtown Louisville and the banks of the Ohio River. Thunder is a tradition for the region and a must see for visitors.

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ROMANCE ON THE RIVER

Whether you're looking for a special place to celebrate a wedding night, anniversary or just a romantic weekend, Galt House™ Hotel can make it a getaway to remember.

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EVAN WILLIAMS SPEAKEASY EXPERIENCE

If you're a bourbon lover, you'll want to experience the ultimate bourbon weekend. Stay at the Galt House Hotel, which features a stop on the Urban Bourbon Trail, and have breakfast at the Galt House Hotel's Walker's Exchange.

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GROUP TOUR PACKAGES

Louisville may be known for the Kentucky Derby, but the Galt House® Hotel rolls out the red carpet for Tour Groups all year round. We welcome motorcoaches and understand the needs of the group traveler. Our Tour & Travel Team can help you plan a great visit, whether Louisville is your destination or a stop along the way. You’ll love our waterfront location and luxury accommodations.