Louisville is an outstanding food town. There are locally owned restaurants of all kinds, all cuisines, and all price ranges. We never recommend a chain. If you want to eat your way through your stay here, call us and let us arrange reservations at the kind of restaurants you would enjoy. You will get a fabulous breakfast here, but we can set you up for lunches and/or dinners at any kind of place you desire. Tell us about your tastes and your pocketbook, and we will arrange feasts for you.
Yoga Retreat Weekend
1840 Tucker House will hold a weekend retreat which includes yoga, meditation, vegetarian cooking lessons, and overnight or transient stays.Lose yourself in the natural surroundings, the quiet nights, and the serenity this landmark property has to offer. Be a part of this inspirational weekend that is intended to appeal to all involved in wellness and personal growth. There is no date scheduled at this time, so give us a call if you are interested. Get a group together.
The Romantic Retreat gives our special guests who are celebrating a wedding night, an anniversary, a birthday, or just a romantic getaway, two adjoining rooms (Courting Chamber and Traveler's Room) for less than the usual cost of the two rooms. You will enjoy two full baths, a whirlpool tub for two, two showers, two vanities, two entrances (interior and outside), two splits of champagne, refrigerator, coffee maker, and a private deck area overlooking the woods and the pool. This special is available on weekdays for $200 per night and weekends and holidays for $220 per night. Two-night or more stays receive a 10% discount. Please call to reserve this special treat for your special night, honeymoon or vacation. For real extravagance, ask us about reserving the whole house for total privacy. An intimate, five-course dinner is also available in the candlelit formal dining room or on the outside porch, depending on the season.
1840 Tucker House is conveniently located just off I-64 in the east end of suburban Louisville, near businesses, offices, interstates, restaurants and shopping. We are right next to the Bluegrass Industrial Park, fifth largest in the world, but we have the peace and quiet of a rural setting. We have everything you need, including wireless internet (take your laptop to the pool), satellite TV, an early breakfast if you need it, and a special $89.00 rate for single travelers Sunday through Thursday nights.
When you book a room for you and your sweetie for Valentine's weekend, add to the romance with a dozen roses, chocolates, a special dessert, a special beverage, a massage, and many other possibilities. Call us for arrangements.
Kentucky DerbyAvailable dates: toPrice from: $1500
Louisville, Kentucky is THE place to be on the first Saturday in May, when we run the Kentucky Derby just for you and your guests. A three-day stay at 1840 Tucker House will make this romantic and memorable experience even better. Experience Olde Kentucky while enjoying sport's oldest tradition. If you have eight or nine adults, you can take the whole house and party for three days. We can fix snacks and dinners and even help you host a large dinner party for your clients or friends. Avoid the crush of crowded restaurants and eat traditional Kentucky recipes from hot browns to grits to burgoo to spoonbread to buttermilk pie with some shrimp and tenderloin thrown in for the less adventurous. 1840 Tucker House will become your old Kentucky home for three nights of fun, food and relaxation. Come join us.
Any travelers who book a room less than 24 hours of arrival get a 10% discount if you call and ask us. We would rather lose a little money than lose the chance to meet you and share 1840 Tucker House with you. This discounty is not applicable to our already discounted rate for $89 or if a gift certificate is used.