The Galt Hotel is a 25-story hotel with 325 feet with Architectural height. It is situated in Louisville, Kentucky. This hotel was established in 1972. The name of this hotel was because of the historical level near it, that hostel was established in 1835 and demolished in 1921. The Galt Hostel is also famous because it is the only hotel which is situated on Ohio River.
140 N 4TH Street, Louisville, KY 40202.
The Original Galt House:
The Galt House was basically the residence of Dr. W.C. Galt in 19th century. This house was situated in Second Street. Firstly this hotel included 60 rooms on North corner of Main Street. During Civil War this hotel was used for the meetings of Generals. According to history in 1864 Generals met here to plan for invasion. The first Galt House was burnt in 1865. Later on, after 4 years in 1869 it was constructed again on the corner of first and Main Street. But due to some financial problems this hotel was closed in 1921.
Current Galt House:
In 1972, this hotel was reestablished again by AI J Schneider. The west tower is 25 stories high with luxury rooms.. East portion was constructed in 1984. It consists of 650 suites, 53 meeting rooms and water front apartments.
The Galt House is the largest hotel in Kentucky. It consists of 1314 rooms; total area is 128,000 square feet for meeting place and 53 meeting rooms. Current Galt House Hotel is official hotel of Churchill Downs and Kentucky.
Mary Moseley, daughter of AIJ Schneider invested $70 million for the renovation of hotel. Many updates and renovations were done under her supervision like addition of 3-story Glass-Jewel Conservatory which connects RIVUE and Suite. Guest rooms and meeting rooms were also renovated under her leadership.
A newly constructed Galt House Hotel’s Pedestrian Bridge connects hotel with Riverfront Plaza Tower.
It consists of about 1300 rooms and suites. Hotel is offering with internet connection, rooms are well furnished with flat screen LED. It also offers coffee and tea maker in room. It offers luxury dining in pub environment. If you need a joyful late night snacked under beautiful environment then Galt House Hotel is best place to visit. Galt House Hotel can fit 10 to 4000 attendees at a time. It is the largest meeting and conference Hotel in whole region.
Galt house hotel includes outdoor poor and fitness centre with amazing city views. Best thing about this hotel is that its roof top is revolving. This hotel offers a café, gathering area, a lounge and green house space with a lot of plants and beautiful flowers.
Galt House Hotel is the best place for different experience of life. It gives the amazing view of Ohio River. If you visit, you will totally emerge yourself in Kentucky’s native culture and spirit. It is full of world’s popular cultures. Galt House Hotel is situated between amazing buildings and views. It is the best hotel in area which refreshes the visitors and blows their mind with unique restaurant concepts.