Sleep Inn & Suites
130 Spring Pointe Drive
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
Phone: (502) 921-1001
Fax: (502) 921-1050
130 Spring Pointe Drive, Shepherdsville, KY, US, 40165
- Phone: (502) 921-1001
- Fax: (502) 921-1050
At 746 acres (302 hectares), McNeely Lake Park is one of the largest parks in Louisville. It is a popular recreational attraction among locals and visitors alike. Dotted with picnic spots and grills, enjoy a barbecue, or follow a hiking trail, or engage in soccer or basketball at their playground. The picturesque McNeely Lake, complete with a boat ramp and pier, is great for fishing activities. A highlighting feature at this park is the Korean War Memorial, dedicated in 1993.
Much more than a typical public golf course, Quail Chase offers country club privileges, U.S.G.A. standards and amenities. Quail Chase Golf Club is Louisville's only 27-hole championship regulation golf course. It offers a full service pro shop, PGA and LPGA staff members, full practice facilities and food & beverage service.
A beautiful 9-hole course named for Louisvillian and PGA professional Bobby Nichols. It has rolling terrain with tree-lined fairways and large, bunkered greens. The Pro Shop has full concessions. No club rental is available.
This 18-hole, par 71 has men's and women's leagues, tournaments, club memberships, handicapped service, and weekly games. This course will provide golfers of all levels with a wonderful challenge. The park offers summer swimming, tennis, basketball, playground equipment, and a community center.
Iroquois Park is a veritable outdoorsman's playground, located within minutes of Downtown Louisville. It's home to something of a mountain, from the top of which visitors get a panoramic look at the whole region. Why, on a clear day, one can see all the way to Indiana! Other park amenities include an archery range, basketball courts, disc golf course, fishing lake, miles of trails, horseshoes, picnicking, playground, tennis courts and more. On a cool Kentucky morning, one can set off up a narrow trail and quickly find one's self lost in the woods -- in a good way -- away from civilization, away from one's cares. And yet civilization and cares are just a few minutes away.
This 18-hole course is hilly and lined with mature trees. The terrain of the bermuda course challenges golfers of all levels. Iroquois has a putting green and a chipping green available. The entire family will enjoy the park's scenic overlooks, playgrounds, horse & hiking trails, exercise paths, a disc golf course, and the Iroquois Amphitheater.
Family fun abounds at Executive Strike with 68-lanes of bowling. The Strike Zone offers cosmic bowling, music and more. Bumper bowling and birthday parties exclusively available for their little visitors. A full service restaurant is available and there is also a bar & lounge that offers karaoke on Friday nights. There are three additional locations in Louisville.
Charlie Vettiner Golf Course is an 18-hole public golf course. There are 50 sand bunkers, tree-lined fairways, a creek that meanders through several holes, with ponds on #5, #14 and #18. A fully-stocked Pro Shop and snack bar are available. The Charlie Vettiner Park also features a fishing lake, frisbee golf course, tennis courts, fitness course, hiking trails, and playground for complete family entertainment.
Explore Louisville Mega Cavern with a Historic Tram Tour where you ride through part of 17 miles (27 kilometers) of underground passageways beneath the city of Louisville. Learn about the geology, history, mining techniques, recycling, and green business technology. See where 50,000 people would have been invited to stay during the Cold War Era. You can also go on Mega Zips the adventure tour featuring five underground ziplines, three challenge bridges including dual racing zips, and over two hours of adrenaline. Another great tour only offered from November through December is Lights Under Louisville an all underground holiday light show. Drive through a part of the of underground passageways beneath Louisville as you see and hear the sights and sounds of the holiday season.
The Louisville Zoo is quite possibly one of the finest unsung zoos in the world. Though somewhat modest in size, in is nonetheless home to a solid bevy of beautiful beasts. Highlights include camels, baby elephants and the MANED WOLF, a creature seemingly ripped from the pages of some kind of fantastical, mythical fairybook! Tiger feedings are another must-see attraction. Guests are also invited to come within mere feet of the animal as it feeds on its lunch through a mesh-covered opening in its glass enclosure. Jaw-dropping fun! See website for complete list of animals and attractions, as well as news items, conservation effort info and more.
Want to place bets on your favorite breed of horses? Head to the Churchill Downs. Home to the ever popular Kentucky Derby, this is an ideal place to catch a horse race or two while in the city. Watch the adrenaline pumping action unfold in front of you even as you mingle with the "in" crowd and make new friends. Head to the food court for a fabulous meal at the course. For die-hard fans of equestrian sports, the Kentucky Derby is the culmination of a season of anticipation and excitement. For gamblers, it is like Christmas and New Year's rolled into one. Held annually at this historic race course, the Derby is an American institution not to be missed. Host private events or corporate dos at this venue or simply arrange a heart luncheon, either way your event is bound to be a huge success. Check website for more details.
Kingpin Lanes is a full-service bowling and entertainment destination. Go to bowl and rock 'n roll. They do not offer typical bowling alley food. Their appetizers include signature Loaded Thick Potato Chips, Chicken Quesadillas, and King's Wings. They have a variety of soups and salads. They also offer some very tasty sandwiches. Then top it all off with an ice cream sundae. The Lounge at Kingpin is a plush cocktail mecca with nightly specials, craft brews on tap and a slew of signature libations like the Meister King.