A romantic Bluegrass getaway is the perfect place to rekindle the love between you and that special someone. Nestled in the heart of the Bluegrass and horse country is the gateway to the Kentucky Horse Park – the quaint community of Georgetown/Scott County, Kentucky. A place where rolling hills meet greenish blue pastures. A place where natural spring waters meet the winding Elkhorn Creek, where southern hospitality and small town charm await you.
Georgetown has 14 welcoming hotels and six elegant bed & breakfasts eager to serve you and help make this escape a truly remarkable and unforgettable experience.
Enjoy a day at the Kentucky Horse Park as well as Old Friends Retired Throughbred Horse Farm, home to 117 retired horses- 65 of which are famous stakes and derby winners. Take a scenic drive through Scott County for some of the most scenic roads in the county and breathe-taking horse farms.Horse riding lessons and/or horse rides are available as well.
Visit nearby wineries, vineyards and bourbon distilleries. Take a relaxing walk with your loved one through the Yuko-En on the Elkhorn, a 6-acre Japanese friendship garden or stroll through historic downtown for a unique shopping and dining experience. Several eclectic boutiques, art galleries, antiques and even world renowned photography awaits you downtown.
You can even take a step back in time by visiting one of the many antique shops, the Scott County Museum or Fava’s Restaurant who has been serving Scott County for over 100 years.
There are many dining options, from the franchise restaurants to the mom n’ pops that can be found nowhere else on the planet such as Lock & Key Cafe, Galvin’s Rodney’s, Sam’s Restaurant and among several others. Here, you can experience true Kentucky cuisine such as the all-time favorite, Kentucky hot brown. You can also experience the true American spirit. Yes, bourbon which is distilled primarily right here in Kentucky!
Several salons are available as well as massage packages to pamper the both of you and if you’re looking for gifts, a variety of options are limitless too. If you’re looking for a gift that commemorates your stay in Georgetown, well look no further than our various gift and boutique shops. From paintings to jewelry, antiques to art, bourbon chocolates and several other Kentucky Proud items are available as well. Flowers, plants and roses can be found at our floral shops or at one of our three orchards here in town.
So before making plans for dinner and a movie this Valentine’s Day or weekend, considered a romantic Bluegrass getaway to Georgetown/Scott County.
Whatever you decide to do and see during your stay, we hope you find this charming community just as warm and welcoming as the people who live here. Find out for yourself what makesGeorgetown/Scott County, a Kentucky Treasure.For more information about Georgetown, please visit www.GeorgetownKy.com