DuPont Mansion Historic Bed & Breakfast
Alfred I. DuPont Suite
The luxurious suite offers a king size bed and lavish period furnishings, a beautiful fireplace, phone, cable TV/VCR, and ornate full room-size bath with fireplace, crystal chandelier and enormous whirlpool tub for two. Mr. DuPont would have enjoyed his view of Fourth Street and Central Park from his expansive front windows.
Thomas Edison Room
This room offers a queen bed, period furnishings, breathtaking views from the four large windows, a lavish bath with whirlpool tub and separate shower, cable TV/VCR, phone, and an ornate fireplace. Mr. Edison would have enjoyed this light airy "room with a view".
J.P. Morgan Room
J.P. Morgan, a partner of Mr. Dupont in his railroad ventures, would have truly loved his luxurious room with bay windows that overlook the extensive gardens. The room also offers a working fireplace, phone, cable TV/VCR.
Hattie Bishop Speed Room
This room, with its warm rich tones, offers a queen bed with a beautiful embroidered coverlet, luxurious bath with fireplace, period furnishings, cable TV/VCR, telephone, and views of Historic Louisville's Fourth Street. Mrs. Speed, known for her love of Louisville, would be right at home in her cozy and comfortable room.
Andrew Carnegie Suite
This beautiful suite offers a king size bed, period furnishings, lavish bath with double whirlpool tub (made for two) and separate shower, fireplace with carved wood mantel, cable TV/VCR and phone. Mr. Carnegie would have had a wonderful view of the mansion and grounds from this magnificent third floor penthouse.
Grover Cleveland Room
Named for the Chief Executive during the DuPont Era, this room features a Chief size (king bed), two fireplaces, antique furnishings, cable TV/VCR, phone, plus a huge bath with whirlpool tub and shower.
Louisa May Alcott Room
Named for a well-known author from the Victorian Era, this charming room features a queen bed, fireplace, period furnishings, cable TV/VCR, phone, plus a huge bath with whirlpool tub and separate shower.
Guestroom amenities include:
- King or queen beds
- In-room color cable TV/VCR
- Wake-up service
- Climate controls
- Flip-of-a-switch fireplace starters (in some rooms)
- Full private bath with whirlpool tub
- Fluffy towels
- Armories or closets
- On-request laundry/cleaning assistance and turndown services
The business traveler will appreciate:
- Fast access wireless Internet service
- FAX and message services
Our friendly innkeeper offers personal concierge service to assist you with arrangements for dining, tours, and special events.
DuPont Mansion's seven elegant rooms, beautifully decorated with gracious furnishings, provide the ideal setting for a peaceful retreat from everyday life. All rooms contain a private bath, and a fireplace. The two magnificent suites and six elegantly appointed guestrooms hold the names of those that may have once graced the fine rooms at the DuPont. To make a reservation, please click on Check Availability. For information regarding reservation deposits, cancellations and refunds, see the policy table below the room photos.
We want your stay in DuPont Mansion to be a memorable experience. Whether business or pleasure, our goal is to deliver excellent service and to go beyond your expectations.
Reservations are confirmed with a deposit of the total of one nights stay plus tax or fifty percent of the total of the stay plus tax when reserving more than two nights.
Cancellation/Changes made by NOON 7 days prior to the arrival date will receive a refund of the deposit less a $25 rebooking fee. Cancellations made less than 7 days before the arrival date will forfeit the entire deposit and they will be required to pay the balance owed for the entire reservation.
Deposit and cancellation/change policies vary for event dates and multiple room bookings.
No smoking except outdoors in designated areas. (A $250 cleaning fee will be assessed for anyone smoking in our rooms or common areas. No exceptions!)
Check in is from 3-6 PM Eastern time. If you need a late check in please call us in advance so we can arrange for your arrival.
Check out is 12 noon.
Discounts are available for extended stays.
Additional guests may be accommodated in some suites for an additional $35 per person per night.
Children above 12 are welcome.
A full gourmet breakfast and afternoon refreshments are served daily.
No professional or wedding pictures may be made without the express permission of the owners. There is a $250 fee for any professional or wedding pictures taken on the premises.
Room rates vary during the Kentucky Derby and other special events. Please call or email for whole house bookings and special event rates.