Located 11 miles south of Louisville, KY on I-65 at Exit 117, the BEST WESTERN PLUS South offers affordable accommodations and easy access to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Kart Kountry, and all the top Louisville area events such as the KY Derby, Mid-America Truck Show, State Farm Machinery Show and the Street Rod Nationals. Only 15 minutes from Louisville. This short drive can mean substantial savings during high volume Louisville area events. We are the areas only Full Service hotel with on-site "Denny's Diner" retro restaurant, hotel cocktail lounge, comfortable accommodations, and an unbeatable location. Guests of the pet-friendly BEST WESTERN PLUS South hotel in Shepherdsville, Kentucky will find that each well-appointed guest room comes complete with flat screen HD TV with expanded cable including HBO, free wireless high-speed Internet access, top quality bedding, and our guarantee of great service. Start the day off right with full hot complimentary breakfast and then take a dip in our outdoor swimming pool, get energized in the on-site exercise facility, relax with friends at the cocktail lounge or attend a group gathering in our meeting facilities that can accommodate up to 120 people. Guests traveling on business will also appreciate this Shepherdsville hotel's close proximity to Louisville International Airport and area businesses, including Gordon Food Services, UPS Air Hub, Zappos/Amazon, GSI Commerce Inc. and Best Buy. Truck drivers looking for a break from the road will love our large parking lot which can accommodate rigs of any size, and we are a contracted "CLC" site for the myriad of truckers and contractors using that service. Just a short drive from the hotel, the best of the area awaits. From the historic Kentucky Bourbon Trail to Kart Kountry, Heritage Hill Golf Course, historic Bardstown, Churchill Downs, Bernheim Forest and the Kentucky Derby, the BEST WESTERN PLUS South offers easy access to it all. Plus, the Kentucky Expo Center is just 13 miles away, which is home to popular annual events. The Fort Knox U.S.Army Military Reservation is 20 miles away. Home of the Human Resources Center of Excellence, Army Cadet Command, the U.S. Army Recruiting Command and the famed "Gold Vault" and General George S. Patton Museum. The Best Western Plus South is a CCR registered and GSA approved Fedrooms site for the housing of military and government personnel.