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The Galt House Hotel is proud to be the Official Host Hotel of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby. Located in the heart of downtown on Louisville’s vibrant waterfront and just minutes from Churchill Downs, the iconic hotel is the place to stay when visiting Kentucky.

Kentucky’s Born and Bred Derby Hotel Packages May 2-5, 2019

Book early! Rooms fill up fast the first Saturday in May.

Louisville’s only independent hotel offers a truly authentic, exciting experience with a 3-night stay starting with a Call to the Post Party on Opening Night of Derby weekend. Fashion, mint juleps, roses and boutiques are some of the many extras you'll only experience at the Galt House Hotel.

Derby Package
  • Three-night accommodations
  • Call to the Post Party Thursday, May 2nd
  • Courtesy access to the hotel's rooftop fitness facility
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary overnight covered self-parking for one vehicle

Go to to book your package. For groups requiring ten guestrooms or more, contact Kayla Harper, or call 502-561-4021. For individual packages contact Elizabeth Broadway, or call 502-584-5600.

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