Derby Classic Hotel Accomodations
2019 Preferred Hotels
Marriott Louisville East
1903 Embassy Square Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40299
(502) 491-1184 or toll free: 1-877-901-6632
The Marriott Louisville East is pleased to offer your group rate for Thursday thru Saturday. Your room rate includes a continental breakfast Saturday and Sunday from 7am – 10am. Our continental breakfast consists of fresh seasonal fruits, asorted cerels, breakfast breads and pastries, waffle station, coffee, milk -2% and skim, and assortd juices.
To make reservations please call 502-491-1184 ask for the Champion Gymnastics – Derby Classic
The Derby Classic room rate is $125.00/night for a Double or a King.
Only two miles away from the MidAmerica Sports Center – the location of the Derby Classic!
9940 Corporate Campus Drive
Louisville, Kentucky 40223
Our hotel is the only all-suites, full service hotel in east Louisville offering free made-to-order breakfast, an Evening Reception*, WiFi and parking.
When you hear our bugle playing Churchill Down’s First Call, you know it’s time to unwind at our reception. Breakfast and the reception, featuring beer, wine, cocktails, sodas and light fare, are available every day.
Feel at home in a two-room suite, featuring two TVs, accent chairs, a couch and work desk. The kitchen area has a refrigerator, microwave, and a coffeemaker.
Our bar boasts several of the state’s renowned bourbons while our hotel restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and room service.
With our central location, you’ll have quick access to downtown where the Urban Bourbon trail begins. In between distillery tours, visit The Louisville Slugger Museum, The Ali Center and Churchill Downs.
We’re less than 5 minutes from some of the city’s largest shopping malls – The Mall St. Matthews, Oxmoor Center, and The Paddock Shops. We’re close to all major interstates and corporations including Ford, GE Appliances, Papa Johns and UPS and more.
This Embassy Suites hotel provides meeting space for up to 200 people. An indoor pool, hot tub, and fitness center round out all that make us the choice for travel accommodations in Louisville.
*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.
Tru by Hilton
191 Centre Drive,
Amenities and Services
More of what you want and none of what you don’t – Tru champions the everyday traveler by delivering an experience like no other. All of our amenities are expertly designed to help you make the most of your stay.
For Your Business Convenience
Complimentary Printing Service
Photo Copying Service
For Your Family’s Comfort and Convenience
For Your Comfort and Convenience
Beverage Area, Complimentary
Breakfast Area, Complimentary
Digital Key Available
Electric Car Charging Station
Safety Deposit Box
For Your Fitness and Recreation Convenience
For Your Accessibility Needs
The Following Features Are Available:
Accessible business center
Accessible exercise facility
Accessible guest rooms with mobility features with entry or passage doors that provide 32” of clear width
Accessible meeting rooms
Accessible parking spaces for cars in the self-parking facility
Accessible public entrance
Accessible registration desk
Accessible route from the accessible public entrance to the accessible guestrooms
Accessible route from the accessible public entrance to the registration area
Accessible route from the hotel’s accessible public entrance to the business center
Accessible route from the hotel’s accessible public entrance to the exercise facilities
Accessible route from the hotel’s accessible public entrance to the swimming pool
Accessible swimming pool
Audible alerts in elevators
Bathroom doors at least 32 inches wide
Bedroom doors at least 32 inches wide (812mm)
Closed captioning on televisions or closed captioning decoders
Digital alarm clock available with sound and a vibrating pad
Digital alarm clock available with sound and strobe light
Grab bars in bathroom
Hotel complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Lowered buttons in elevators
Lowered emergency evacuation instructions
Public Areas/Facilities accessible for physically challenged
Room Accessible by Request
Rooms accessible to wheelchairs (no steps)
Service support animals welcome
Swimming pool hoist for pool access
TTY for guest use
Van-accessible parking in the self-parking facility
Visual alarm for hearing impaired
Visual alarms for hearing impaired in hallways
Visual alarms for hearing impaired in public areas
From Downtown Louisville:
Take I-64 East to Hurstbourne Parkway. Get in Industrial Park Lane. Cross Hurstbourne, which becomes Bluegrass Parkway. Take the Parkway approximately 1 mile to Watterson Trail. Turn right, and go 1 block, turning right at the top of the hill. Our sign sits high up on the right-hand side of the road.
Take I-64 West to Blankenbaker Parkway Exit. Turn left, and follow 1 block to 1st light, which is Bluegrass Parkway. Turn right, and go about 1 mile to the next light, which is Watterson Trail. Turn left, and go 1 block, turning right at the top of the hill.
From I-65 South:
Take I-264 East to I-64 East, and look for Hurstbourne Parkway Exit. Get in Industrial Park Lane. Cross Hurstbourne, which becomes Bluegrass Parkway. Take the Parkway 2 miles to Watterson Trail. Turn right, and go 1 block, turning right at the top of the hill.
From Gene Snyder Freeway:
Take I-64 West to Blankenbaker Parkway. Turn left, and follow 1 block to 1st light, which is Bluegrass Parkway. Turn right, and go about 1 mile to the next light, which is Watterson Trail. Turn left, and go 1 block, turning right at the top of the hill.
Below is a map that shows where we are located. For more detailed driving directions from your departure location, please visit
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Our address is:
MidAmerica Sports / 1906 Watterson Trail
Louisville, KY 40299