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THE LEGENDARY GALT HOUSE HOTEL
The legendary Galt House Hotel, part of Trademark Collection by Wyndham, is Louisville’s only waterfront hotel and offers more meeting space than any hotel in Kentucky. Currently undergoing an $80 million renovation that will see every corner of the property transformed, The Galt House features 1,310 guest rooms and suites, 130,000 square-feet of convention space, more than 50 meeting rooms and 70 residences. Upon completion, The Galt House will also feature four food and drink destinations, including SWIZZLE, a revolving restaurant on the 25th floor of the West Tower, WALKER’S EXCHANGE, which harkens to Louisville’s earliest days as a culinary destination, and JOCKEY SILKS, one of the founding members of the Urban Bourbon Trail.
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The Galt House Hotel – UNVEILS EXCITING NEW OFFERINGS FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON:
LOUISVILLE, KY – November 15, 2021 – The Galt House Hotel – Kentucky’s largest hotel and Louisville’s only waterfront hotel – is pleased to announce this year’s holiday programming, continuing the time-honored tradition of holiday celebrations at the property. Exemplifying the very best of southern hospitality, The Galt House Hotel invites guests to immerse in the magic of the holiday season – all within the numerous signature dining and bar concepts located within The Galt House, and primely positioned in the heart of downtown Louisville.
With 1,310 sophisticated guest rooms and suites, 130,000 square-feet of function space, and six inventive dining concepts onsite, the legendary property provides the perfect destination for family reunions and unforgettable holiday gatherings full of communal cheer. From a delectable Thanksgiving brunch, a cozy breakfast photo-op with Santa, to an array of spirited New Year’s Eve festivities, the recently transformed hotel offers endless opportunities for locals, guests and travelers alike to reconnect and reunite with loved ones this year.
MOTHERS DAY BRUNCH BRING PATRONS
3 WAYS TO INVEST IN TRAVEL NOW FOR MORE PERKS IN THE FUTURE
The question every traveler seems to be asking: When will this be over?
We want to get back on the road, up in the air, into hotel rooms and onto new adventures. With the future difficult to predict during the CORONAVIRUS pandemic, there’s no guarantee of when those trips can safely take place.
Though travel timelines are in flux, there are ways for people to both invest in future trips and help the devastated hospitality industry along the way.
Hotel and restaurant bonds
When she saw how detrimental the coronavirus pandemic was to hotels, Rachel Harrison, co-founder of New York-based PR firm Lion & Lamb Communications, and her team started brainstorming ways to help the industry.
LOUISVILLE OFFERS TO HOUSE FIRST RESPONDERS AT GALT HOUSE TO HELP AVOID INFECTING FAMILIES
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville is housing healthy first responders in rooms it’s secured at The Galt House hotel for Metro employees concerned about potentially taking the novel coronavirus home with them after work, officials confirmed Friday.
The city reached an agreement with The Galt House on April 8 to reserve more than 80 rooms on an as-needed basis for these employees, at a reduced rate of $55 per night, according to a contract obtained by The Courier Journal through a records request.
The special reservation rates, per the agreement, are set to last at least until the travel bans have been lifted.
The contract also includes a $61 per diem for meal expenses, based on a…
FIRST RESPONDERS WORRIED THEY’LL BRING HOME COVID-19 CAN STAY AT GALT HOUSE
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville’s iconic Galt House will now be a place where first responders can stay in isolation.
According to a memorandum from Louisville Metro Police Department, Metro government has reached an agreement with the hotel to help first responders who are worried about bringing home COVID-19.
This is not an arrangement for symptomatic people. It’s designed for those on the frontlines who are healthy, but more at risk of being exposed, and are afraid they’ll spread or contract the virus.
“The health of our first responders and their families is of paramount importance at this time, and we trust that the program will be a relief, both mentally…
MOTHER’S DAY PROMO
MAKE MOM’S DAY WITH WALKER’S EXCHANGE
Choose from a Mother’s Day brunch or dinner box set and be entered to win dinner for two at Swizzle
Just because dining rooms are closed is no reason to make mom do the cooking on her special day off. Walker’s Exchange will offer curbside meal options, whether she prefers breakfast in bed or a special evening dinner. Purchase either option and be entered to win dinner for two at Swizzle, Louisville’s most picturesque dining experience, when the restaurant opens later this year.