Kentucky is a US state that boasts a rich history and a beautiful landscape which is the setting for a great variety of outdoor activities. It is home to the longest cave systems in the world, the Mammoth Cave National Park. With over 500 miles of developed trails, this state is perfect for hikers. The comforts that you find at holiday accommodation in Kentucky make you feel like you are at home. They offer more privacy than a hotel, without compromising on any of the modern facilities.
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Our filters can help you find your dream rental in Kentucky. Most of the accommodation options in Kentucky offer Internet or TV, which makes it a great destination if you can't imagine a holiday without internet or you never miss an episode of your favourite show. Three amenities that aren't common are Sauna, Hot tub and Fishing.
The Weather in Kentucky
Check out the climate diagram for Kentucky. July is the warmest month in Kentucky, with average daily maximum temperatures of 30°. No heat wave is expected in January, when minimum average temperatures usally hit a -5° low. The rainiest month is May, while the driest month is November.
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Delicious dishes to eat in Kentucky
You cannot say you have vacationed in Kentucky if you haven’t tried the most iconic dish of this state, Fried Chicken. No one does crispy and tender fried chicken like this state, after all, it is called Kentucky Fried Chicken for a reason. Beaumont Inn in Harrodsburg is best known for its fried chicken, Kentucky country ham and cheese grits.
You can also try the ‘Hot Brown’, which is an open face turkey sandwich topped with bacon and Mornay sauce. If you are more of a dessert person, then you should definitely try the Stack Cakes, a dessert made of thick pancakes stacked one on top of the other with fried fruit or jam in between the pancakes.
National parks in Kentucky
Kentucky is well-known for its natural beauty and offers you plenty of opportunities to go hiking. The Daniel Boone National Forest is located just southeast of Lexington. When you are there check out the Natural Bridge – a 75ft wide and 65ft high naturally created sandstone arch. This park is characterized by its cliffs, steep woody slopes and narrow ravines.
The Cumberland Gap National Historic Park offers cascading waterfalls and dense forests as well as picturesque panoramas. This national park provides you with the opportunity to get a close and look at the Appalachians. When you are hiking through this park visit the Hensley Settlement to get a glimpse of how an old township might of looked.
Annual festivals in Kentucky
The state is famous all over the world for the Kentucky Derby Festival, which is much more than just a horse race. This festival lasts for a few weeks and there many activities abd events including hot air balloon and steamboat races, celebrity events, marathons and fireworks.
The International Bar-B-Q Festival is an annual food festival that is held in Owensboro every second weekend in May. Visit this festival to try different barbecued meats such as burgoo, mutton and chicken. This festival is not only limited to food however, there are musical performances and square dancing as well.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Kentucky?
On average, a Bed & Breakfast rentals or Apartment rentals in Kentucky costs £52 per night.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Kentucky?
July is the time of year with the highest amount of Bed & Breakfast rentals and Apartment rentals available in Kentucky, so you'll find plenty of great holiday deals during this month.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Kentucky?
When booking a holiday home in Kentucky, consider looking for accommodation with Internet, TV, or Pool, which are the three most popular amenities for this destination.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Kentucky?
With 11,642 holiday rentals available in Kentucky, you're sure to find the perfect accommodation for your visit.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Kentucky holiday home?
Finding accommodation in Kentucky for you and your dog is definitely possible, with 2,617 pet-friendly holiday homes available.
What's the best time of year to travel to Kentucky?
Book your Kentucky holiday in November or October to avoid a washout; these are the months with the least amount of rain.
How do I find discounts on holiday accommmodation in Kentucky?
You can find great value holiday rentals in Kentucky with the cost per night for a letting beginning at £52 - and HomeToGo has launched a range of filters that make it quick and simple to uncover the best offers. If you're still selecting dates for your break, make use of HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to easily look for low-price timings and see savings of as much as 90%. Additionally, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter enables you to uncover hidden treasure holiday rentals in great value, under-the-radar spots with good proximity to your desired destination, whether that's a beach, lake, ski region or city centre. Start your search as soon as possible to get the benefits of a wide range of offers and low prices - and do so with confidence by selecting HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when searching for holiday accommodation.
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From serenity away from the crowds to more space in which to have fun with your family, friends or partner, holiday rentals in Kentucky provide many bonuses. HomeToGo shows you real reviews written by previous guests, and searching is secure, easy, and stress-free - so with 11,642 offers from 22 providers in the vicinity, you're guaranteed to uncover the ideal holiday home with all of the amenities that are important to you in Kentucky.
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