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Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

1800 Newtown Pike  Lexington  Kentucky  40511  USA 

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To make reservations by phone, call 1-800-228-9290 in the USA and Canada (or any of our worldwide reservation telephone numbers).

Local Area


  • Bellini's 3.6 miles  



    Open for lunch and dinner

    We focus on classic and modern Italian cuisine with the use of locally grown seasonal ingredients.

  • Ramsey's 9 miles  



    Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner

    A Kentucky tradition., Ramsey's is the home of Kentucky cooking featuring "meat and three" (choice of 13 country style entrees combined with a choice of three out of 23 fresh veggies).

  • a la Lucie 3.6 miles  



    Open for lunch and dinner

    a la lucie has been a dining favorite in Lexington for over 25 years. Our menu is prepared with the finest local ingredients and the freshest meats and seafood, ranging from our Bouillabaisse to the Southern Bourbon Pork Chops.

  • Malone's 8.4 miles  



    Open for lunch and dinner

  • The Ketch Seafood Grill 12.3 miles  



    Open for lunch and dinner

    Wood Grilled, Seafood, Steaks, Ribs and Chicken


Comprehensive dining guide 



  • Biking trail 0.1 miles
  • Bowling 4 miles
  • Horseback riding 5 miles
  • Jogging/fitness trail 0.1 miles

Family & Children's Activities

  • Keeneland Race Track 8.3 miles
    • Phone: +1-859-254-3412
    • Every April and October, this national historic landmark comes alive with thoroughbred horse races.
  • Kentucky Horse Park 5 miles
    • Phone: +1-800-678-8813
    • An equine themed park that has activities such as horseback riding, pony rides, and horse farm tours
    • Fee: 15.00 USD
  • Explorium of Lexington 3.8 miles
    • Phone: +1-859-258-3253
    • An array of interactive exhibits that includes light, space travel, dinosaurs, nature and medicine
    • Fee: 5.00 USD
  • The Lexington Ice Center & Sports Complex 10.7 miles
    • Phone: +1-859-269-5681
    • 54 Hole Miniature Golf, Ice Skating, Birthday Parties, Hockey, Arcade and Figure Skating
    • Fee: 6.00 USD



Local Tour Services

Nearby Cities



Bus Station

  • Greyhound  5 miles S

Train Station

  • Louisville (Greyhound & Train Station)   75 miles W


  • Blue Grass Airport - Lexington - LEX

    Airport Phone: +1 859 425 3100

    Hotel direction: 9 miles NE

    This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

    • Alternate transportation: Wildcat Taxi or Yellow Cab Co.;reservation required
    • Estimated taxi fare: 28 USD  (one way)

    Visit LEX airport website  

    Head southeast on Terminal Dr toward Air Freight Dr. Continue straight onto Air Freight Dr for 0.2 miles. Continue onto Terminal Dr for 0.1 miles and turn left onto Man O War Blvd W. Travel 0.3 miles and turn right onto Versailles Rd. Travel 1.5 miles and merge onto KY-4 N/New Circle Rd via the ramp to I-75/I-64. Travel 0.6 miles and continue onto US-60 Bypass W/New Circle Rd. Travel 4.4 miles and take exit 9B for KY-922 N/Newtown Park toward I-64/I-75. Merge onto KY-922 N/Newtown Pike. Travel approximately 1.5 miles to Griffin Gate Boulevard. The resort entrance is on the right.

  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport - CVG

    Airport Phone: +1 859 767 3151

    Hotel direction: 75.3 miles S

    This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

    Visit CVG airport website  

    Travel east on Lincoln Rd toward Terminal Dr. Lincoln Rd turns slightly left and becomes Terminal Dr. Travel 0.3 miles and keep right at the fork. Travel 0.8 miles and merge onto I-275 E via the ramp to I-71/I-75/Cincinnati/Lexington/Louisville. Travel 3.3 miles and take exit 84 for I-75 S/I-71 N toward Lexington/Louisville. Travel 1.9 miles and merge onto I-71S/I-75 S. Continue to follow I-75 S. Travel 68.1 miles. I-75 and I-64 combine as one north of Lexington. Take exit 115 for Newtown Pike/KY-922 toward Airport/Lexington. Follow Newtown Pike/SR 922 approximately 0.4 miles to the second light. Turn left onto Griffin Gate Drive. Once on Griffin Gate Drive, you are on the resort property. Main entrance for resort is to the left of Griffin Gate Drive.

  • Louisville International Airport - SDF

    Airport Phone: +1 502 368 6524

    Hotel direction: 73.5 miles SE

    This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

    Visit SDF airport website  

    From the airport, take I-264 E. Travel 7.6 miles and take exit 19A to merge onto I-64 E toward Lexington. Travel 64.6 miles (I-64 will merge with I-75 S north of Lexington). Take exit 115 for Newtown Pike/KY-922 toward Airport/Lexington. Follow Newtown Pike/SR 922 South aproximately .4 mile to second light. Turn left onto Griffin Gate Drive. Once on Griffin Gate Drive, you are on resort property. Main entrance for resort is to the left.



Complimentary on-site parking

Valet Parking

Valet parking, fee: 20 USD daily

$12 Valet parking fee for day parking and special events

Maps currently not available

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