Bodewell Bed and Breakfast

5009 Petersburg Rd, Petersburg, Kentucky 41080
Innkeeper(s): Joan & Brandon Booth

Table Of Contents

  • Introduction

    Bodewell Bed and Breakfast is a 150 year old house located on two acres in the country.  We offer spacious, comfortable rooms and an ample continental breakfast buffet that meets a variety preferences and dietary needs.  

    It would be our pleasure to host you in our home while you are visiting the Creation Museum, the Ark Encounter, or the Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky area.



  • Insider's Info

    1. Why do most travelers stay at your inn?
    The majority of guests at our bed and breakfast are here to see the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter because of our proximity.
    2. What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?
    We are a 150 year old house, with spacious rooms and a peaceful setting.  Guests have access to the living room and dining room as well during their stay.
    3. If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?  
    There are so many things to do here in Cincinnati and it is very affordable.  A great place for a family vacation.
    4. What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?  
    "The country setting is beautiful.  The hosts are gracious and have the gift of hospitality.  Beautiful relaxing rooms, excellent breakfast and meeting new people was fun."
    5. What’s the best kept secret about the area?
    So much to do and affordable too.
    6. If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?  
    After seeing the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter, head to downtown Cincinnati, rent a RedBike and bike along the river.  Visit the different museums in the area.  Take in a concert of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra or a Reds game.  Eat at one of a plethora of unique, local restaurants, particularly a Cincinnati chili parlor.
    7. Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?
     No.  We are in the country.
    8. What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?
     Strong's Brick Oven Pizza or a Cincinnati chili parlor.
    9. Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference? is the website to visit for Greater Cincinnati traveling.
    10. How many rooms does your inn have?
     Two options for lodging with us: downstairs room with King bed and en suite. Upstairs has one, two, or three rooms with one bathroom great for families and small groups.
    11. Do you accept pets? (If not, do you have suggestions for local pet motels or alternatives for pet owners?)
     We do not accept pets.  First Farm Inn in the area welcomes well behaved pets.