We'll post updates to lodging as often as we're aware of changes. Feel free to contact Nancy if you need help.
Email: info@kentuckymusicweek.com
Phone: (502) 348-5237


Camping from tents to RVs is available and close to the Kentucky Music Week facilities. There are usually nightly jams among campers.


My Old Kentucky Home State Park
501 E. Stephen Foster Ave.
Bardstown, KY 40004
Phone: (502) 348-3502
Email: myoldkentuckyhome@ky.gov

Admire the beautiful grounds of My Old Kentucky Home in the 39-site campground.
Convenience is guaranteed with utility hookups, a central service building housing showers and rest rooms, and a dump station.
A grocery store and a laundry are nearby across the street from the park. Pets are allowed if restrained.

White Acres Campground
022 Boston Rd. HWY 62-W
Bardstown, KY 40004

Air Conditioned Cabins
88 Units with Sewage
Tents Welcomed
Antique Gift Shop
Pull-Thru Level Sites
Free Wi-fi
Clean Restroom/Showers
Propane Gas
5800 Sq. Ft. Pavillion
Full Water & Electric (100-50-30-20 amp)
Senior Discount

Below are the lodging options for 2016. Kentucky Music Week tries to negotiate the best prices and accomodations for your stay. Preferred lodging fills fast so we encourage you to register early.
If you are having trouble finding lodging contact Nancy at info@kentuckymusicweek.com. Please use subject line: LODGING.


All properties have WI-FI and most have a pool. Please be sure to call the Bardstown numbers that are listed for reservations and let them know if you have special needs. Be SURE to mention that you are with Kentucky Music Week!!! Anyone registered with the festival can participate in any jam in any motel/hotel or campground. The General Nelson Inn is known for medium to faster jams in the main room, but there are several additional locations for jamming. The Hampton Inn is known for medium to slow jams and snail jams for beginners. My Old Kentucky Home State Park Campground will host the campground jam on Tuesday evening, but there are usually some small jams going on in each of the campgrounds.

All motel/hotel rooms in Bardstown are Non-smoking.

General Nelson Inn
411 W Stephen Foster Avenue
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $89.99 + tax per night (currently FULL)

Main Jam Location for Medium/Fast Jams inside Carriage Room, other jams outside in the Gazebo area.

Microwave and Refrigerator in every room. Two full, hot breakfast buffets included with every room.

NOTE: The General Nelson is currently full, however, there are always cancellations. They have a waiting list started and will contact you if rooms become available.

Old Kentucky Home Motel
414 W Stephen Foster Avenue
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $62.00 + tax for all rooms per night

Rooms are all on one floor with parking in front of your room. No breakfast, refrigerators or microwaves. There is no separate jamming area here, however, this property is right across the street from the General Nelson!

Hampton Inn
985 Chambers Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $119.00 + tax per night for KMW block (currently FULL)

They have a wonderful hot breakfast buffet.. The Hampton is a hotel with room entrances off a main hallway. There are two floors and elevators as well as stairs. Some rooms have refrigerators and microwaves. Medium and slow jams are held at the Hampton Inn with Dave Haas and others.

Old Bardstown Inn
510 E Stephen Foster Ave
(502) 349-0776
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $69.99 + tax all rooms

Old Bardstown Inn has two floors and no elevator. Every room has a microwave and refrigerator. Parking right in front of downstairs rooms. No hot breakfast, however, coffee is available.

Parkview Motel
418 East Stephen Foster
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $70.00 + tax per night for one person
  • $80.00 + tax per night for two people
  • $100.00 + tax per night for two room suite w/ kitchenette

Jam area available in breakfast room. A variety of room styles available. Refrigerator in every room and microwave available on request. Complementary Continental breakfast comes with your room. There is a good place to jam here and there will be a KMW jam leader staying at the motel. Everyone is welcome!

America's Inn
1714 New Haven Road
(502) 348-1112
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $69.95 plus tax per night with six night stay

America's Inn has two floors and no elevator. Parking right in front of downstairs rooms. No breakfast or jamming area but the rooms are good.

Comfort Inn
984 Frost Ave
(502) 349-9400
Bardstown, KY 40004
  • $119.00 plus tax per night

Great hot breakfast. Great, medium-sized jam area off the lobby. (Instructors staying here!) Great place to stay but no elevator.