The Blue Heron is Victorian style bed and breakfast and retreat center located in rural Kentucky on a 30 acre goat farm. Business and church groups are welcome for day retreats and meetings. Individuals and small groups are invited to enjoy the bed and breakfast overnight. Large quest rooms all have private baths -one with whirlpool. One large suite includes kitchen and sitting area and is located seperate from the main house. Fireplaces on the first floor add extra warmth on a wintery day. A full homecooked breakfast is provided to overnight guests. In spring,the meadows and hillsides are full of wildlife and beautiful wildflowers. Great blue heron and red-tailed hawks soar over the farm. The beautiful surrondings encourage hikes to the meadow or leisurely walks to the waterfall. Library, sunroom and living room are all available to guests. Meeting rooms can accomodate groups up to 40. This remote quiet setting is also great for personal retreats or a weekend away.
This spacious, sunny room on the second floor contains two double beds, wardrobe, dressor, comfortable chair, desk and large bath with double vanity and whirlpool tub. It overlooks a garden and grazing goats in the paddock. The inn is family friendly.
This delightful relaxing room contains a double bed and a twin size bed; great for small family. In room amenities include private bath, desk, chair, dressor, large closet and bookcase of various books for one's enjoyment. The view from the windows include wildflowers in spring and goats grazing in the paddocks.
Heron's Nest is a suite with private wheelchair accessible entrance, private bath, small deck and a full kitchen stocked with breakfast items and snacks. This suite contains a queen size bed and queen size sleeper sofa as well as TV/VCR/DVD, desk and chairs. The double glass doors open onto a small deck which overlooks goats grazing in the paddocks. If requested at the time of reservation accommodation 6 persons can be arranged.
4.8 on August 12, 2012
Stayed here with little kids for the first time and it was great. Connie had great food and we will go back. You can walk down the creek to your heart's content. The goats are great.
4.4 on July 23, 2012
Check out this charming B&B! Everything was perfect! Owners are both cordial and friendly. They make sure you have a happy memory!
5 on March 05, 2012
What an outstanding weekend getaway! The hospitality and food were amazing! Picturesque countryside perfect for fall colors.
5 on August 03, 2011
Extremely quiet & great food! Spacious room & room to roam around the property. Ultra friendly innkeepers!
5 on July 04, 2010
This place is great, we stayed in the Heron's Nest and it is beautiful. The hospitality is wonderful, and the food is delicious!!! Connie is very friendly, and we cannot thank her enough for her kindness. This place is very spacious and quiet, and you are able to relax. Their are also baby and mommy goats, as well as dogs and cats, they are too cute and very friendly!! This was our first experience in a bed and breakfast, and it completely exceeded my expectations!! Thanks so much for everything Connie
Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass Field) 30 miles
Take Man'O'War Blvd east to Richmond Road. Take Richmond Road out of town to I-75. Take I-75 south and follow directions above.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Keeneland Racetrack, Kentucky Horse Park, White Hall State Historic House, Berea- Craft Capital of KY, Boonesboro State Park, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Bird watching, Canoeing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Shopping within 20-30 minutes, Swimming pool is within 10 minutes, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Other, Bed and Breakfast
BBQ grill, Board games, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Piano, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Library, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio
Bird watching, Canoeing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Shopping within 20-30 minutes, Swimming pool is within 10 minutes, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Liz Huffman & Connie Hubbard
2 Cats , Outdoor dog, goats, cats Others
Meeting guests, farming, gardening, photography, cooking.
Low fat , Vegetarian