Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

1800 Newtown PikeLexington40511USA
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About Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

Guests staying at the Griffin gate Marriot Resort & Spa, Lexington, Kentucky, can enjoy a few al-fresco cocktails on the outdoor deck or test their golfing skills on the hotel’s own 18-hole course.

The rooms feature flat-screen TV’s, coffee makers, hairdryers, desks, complimentary toiletries and newspapers and Wi-Fi.

The Griffin Gate Marriot Resort & Spa boasts 409 rooms, two restaurants, a bar/lounge in addition to a fully-equipped spa, fitness center, two swimming pools, golf & tennis courts. Conference facilities and free self -parking are also available.

JW’s Restaurant offers a wide variety of popular American dishes including freshly prepared breakfasts. Light snacks and an extensive range of beverages are available at the on-site bar.

Kentucky Horse Park, Mary Todd Lincoln House and The Henry Clay Estate are all in clse proximity to the resort. The Arboretum and Kentucky University are also close by.


1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY, 40511, USA
Telephone: +1(859)2315100 | Fax: +1(859)2559944 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Convenience store
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting
  • Kids' club

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Quality on-site facilities.

Guests were complimentary about the hotel's facilities including the two on-site pools and the spa. Those who had treatments said that they were carried out by knowledgeable staff whilst the golf course was described as very well-presented and guests appreciated the convenience of the on-site golf shop and adjoining cafe. .

Lots of places to relax and socialize.

The hotel has two lounges and an outdoor deck where guests can sit and enjoy a few drinks. Many chose to spend their leisure time on the comfortable loungers surrounding the pool whilst others took the time to wonder around the resort's extensive grounds which have been described as immaculately presented. .

Friendly and attentive staff.

All the members of staff at the resort have been highly praised by the guests for their positive attitude and helpfulness. Those who had issue and requests were very pleased by the manner in which they were handled and the waiting staff were also said to be attentive and courteous. .

Negative Reviews

Noise issues.

Guests whose rooms were located at the front of the building objected to the high level of noise which could be heard from the busy. Due to traffic noise guests were reluctant to open their balcony doors and some also reported that they could hear other guests entering or leaving the building. .

Lack of amenities in the rooms.

The rooms lacked some of the mod-cons that many guests expected to find in a resort of this calibre. Many were disappointed to find that there were no fridges or microwaves which they were told could be made available at an additional cost. .

Unimpressive exterior.

The buildings exterior was described as rather unimpressive as guests arriving at the resort said that their first impression was quite negative due to the dated and tired looking façade. .

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 887 reviews across the web
7.7 /10
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    7.8 /10
7.7 out of 10 based on 887 reviews