The Palisades

£123  average per night

 112 votes

Charming Tiny House On The Kentucky River

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Children welcome


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General information

  • Internet access
  • Wifi
  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Parking
  • Children welcome
  • Books
  • Deck / Patio
  • Dining area
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Games
  • Hair dryer
  • Heated
  • Iron and board
  • Kayak
  • Linens provided
  • Garden
  • Living room
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Pets considered
  • No smoking
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Towels provided
  • Video library
  • Wheelchair inaccessible

Kitchen and household

  • Dishes and utensils provided
  • Coffee maker
  • Clothes dryer
  • Full kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine


  • Carbon Monoxide detector
  • Deadbolt lock to entrance
  • Emergency exit route
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • > 5KM
  • > 5KM
  • 2.5KM
  • 9.9KM
  • 21.5KM


Nestled in the 400 ft cliffs of the Palisades-one of the top places to see in Kentucky! Enjoy nearby historic sites, distilleries, horses, nature, river activities & more! Comfortable one bedroom surrounded by the river and inspiring natural beauty.

There is a queen bed in the separate bedroom, queen futon in the great room, and 2 twin beds in the loft. Ample room for 6 people. Full sized washer and dryer, bathroom with tub & shower combo.

Kitchen has microwave, full-size refrigerator, apartment sized stove/oven, basic utensils, dishes, pots & pans, coffee maker for hot and cold beverages, k-cups, and hot water for oatmeal, soups and other instant meals. Toaster, George Foreman grill, bullet and full sized blenders. Very functional set up.

Outside chairs and picnic table for enjoying the river views and cookouts. Propane grill, charcoal park grill, and stone fire pit. Read or relax and unwind surrounded by nature, with the peaceful sounds of the river and waterfall.

Electric mini split air conditioner/heat. Extra baseboard heat when temperatures are very low, and non-vented propane gas fireplace.

Smart TV with antenna receives about 25 channels, BluRay player, bluetooth speaker. There is no dish or wifi, but 4G available for most cell carriers & hotspot. Video library, books and board games available. Suggest downloading movies and games to laptop prior to arrival & connecting via HDMI cable, otherwise could experience buffering issues.

Guests have access to entire house and grounds. Access code for entrance key to gate and house provided after booking. Kayak/canoe rentals and launch located within a mile. Two kayaks are available on site for use with a signed waiver. State and County taxes collected at booking.

You will have the entire area to yourself. Owners will not be present during your stay unless called.

You will be submersed in the high cliffs of the Palisades near the Brooklyn Bridge. The area is quiet with a neighbor on one side and woods on the other. Great views of the river from the house and back porch.

Perfect for adventurers! Area attractions on Google map at this link:

There are many unique sites nearby including Fort Harrod & Fort Boone, Shaker Village, Bourbon Trail, Camp Nelson, Asbury University, Keeneland race track, Kentucky Horse Park, Rupp Arena, wineries, horse farm tours & more!

Hike along cliff walls and watersheds, catch some fish or go boating. Take a day trip to Lincoln's birthplace & boyhood home along the Lincoln Heritage Trail. Visit nearby Lexington, Frankfort, Berea and Danville. Venture a little further to Kentucky's largest city of Louisville. See the Slugger Museum, Churchill Downs, Falls of Ohio fossil beds or nearby Historic Bardstown with My Old Kentucky Home, civil war museum and oldest western stagecoach stop Old Talbot's Tavern.

Photo lovers bring your camera! S.R. 68 and surrounding area roads are popular scenic, curvy, hilly routes. A new experience awaits around every corner!

Sales taxes collected at booking. There is a $5 per person, per night extra charge over 2 people. It is a sharp turn into the Palisades entrance. Best to enter from the west on 68 and exit to the east on 68. There is a turn around at the bottom of the hill.

20 miles to Lexington Blue Grass Airport

There are basic grocery & hardware stores in nearby Wilmore, Nicholasville and Lawrenceburg. No food delivery service, so suggest stocking up on needed items when in town.
- Smoking allowed outside
- Pets allowed with $100 non-refundable pet fee

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