Best Western


627 S 2nd Street, Central City, KY 42330-1701
Phone: 270/757-0222   |   Fax: 270/757-9378   |   37 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

This Central City, Kentucky hotel is 15 miles from Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and offers an on-premises restaurant and modern amenities.

The neatly landscaped and well-maintained BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn offers a contemporary lobby and rooms with traditional furnishings. The hotel is within easy access to nearby attractions including downtown Central City, the Everly Brothers Monument and Madisonville Community College Muhlenberg Campus.

This Central City hotel offers a daily complimentary continental breakfast. Visitors are also within walking distance to several other restaurants and diners offering Chinese, Italian and Mexican fare. Guests staying at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn enjoy the use of an indoor heated swimming pool, exercise room with treadmill and stationary bike open from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and free high-speed wireless Internet access. The property's on-site meeting facilities can accommodate up to 20 people.

Visitors are less than five miles from the Muhlenberg Arts Center, the Duncan Arts Museum and the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center military facility. The city of Nashville, Tennessee and Nashville International Airport are 89 miles away.

Make a reservation today and save at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn! Please excuse our renovation as we are adding an elevator to accommodate our guests. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Hotel 100% Non-Smoking
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot item
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Exercise facility open from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Universal gym
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry nominal fee
  • Cable or satellite television, HBO®
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities, can accommodate up to 20 people
  • Hearing impaired services TDD phone
  • Physically challenged facilities outside ramp
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Truck/RV parking, large paved lot
  • Late check out, available upon request
  • Interior corridor
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Fax services, complimentary
  • Photocopy services,complimentary
  • Mail services, mail drop-off availble at front desk
  • Air-conditioning
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Free High-speed Internet access available in public areas
  • New flat screen t.v.'s
  • Free long distance in the U.S.


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Conveniently located, the best western plus venture inn in Central City, Kentucky is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 37.286268  /  Latitude: -87.116638


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Owensboro, Kentucky. Travel south on US-431 approximately 45 miles to Central City. US-431 will turn into South Second Street. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn is located on the right side of the road.

From: Nashville, Tennessee. Take Interstate 24 West via Exit 18A towards Clarksville, cross into Kentucky. Take the US-41 alternate Exit 86 towards the Pennyrile Parkway/Fort Campbell/Hopkinsville. Merge onto US-41 alternate toward Hopkinsville. Merge onto the Edward Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway North towards Henderson. Take the Western Kentucky Parkway East, Exit 34A towards Elizabethtown. Merge onto the Western Kentucky Parkway East. Take Exit 58. Turn right onto US-431 North. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn is located 100 feet on the left.

From: Paducah, Kentucky. Take Interstate 24 East to Western Kentucky Parkway East Exit 42 towards Princeton/Elizabethtown. Take Exit 58 Drakesboro/Central City. Turn right onto US-431 North. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn is located 100 feet on the left.

From: Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Take Western Kentucky Parkway to Exit 58 Drakesboro/ Central City. Turn left onto US-431 North. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Venture Inn is located 100 feet on the left.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Hancock County Airport

The beautiful Kentucky city of Lewisport is located along the shores of the Ohio River, in western Kentucky. This historical little Kentucky town was originally named the "Little Yellow Banks" and features the "Pate House," where Abraham Lincoln won his first law case. Drive in from Central City and be sure to tour this historical home. Area visitors looking for general aviation services can do so at the Hancock County Airport.

The airport, also known as Ron Lewis Field, is situated on 105 acres of land, northeast of Lewisport. Airport services include aviation fuel, aircraft parking, rental hangars, a pilot's lounge, a pilot snooze room, restrooms with showers, a passenger terminal, a passenger lounge and internet access. General aviation enthusiasts enjoy their time in the sky, while utilizing the one paved runway and airport services. 

Western Kentucky University

Western Kentucky University

Tour the Western Kentucky University campus.

Western Kentucky University is a sterling example of the colleges and universities you'll find throughout Kentucky. Found in Bowling Green in the western region of KY, WKU was established in 1906, is a public school, and features a stunning campus of nearly 200 acres.

Drive in from nearby cities like Cave City or Franklin and enjoy a campus tour or enjoy WKU sports action – the WKU Hilltoppers and Lady Toppers excite fans in many sports. 

Any visit to the WKU campus should yield views of the Dr. Henry Hardin Cherry Statue, just in front of Cherry Hall. The Pearce-Ford Tower is the largest student housing building on campus, and the Mass Media and Technology Hall is recognized as a top journalism schools in the country.

E.A. Diddle Arena houses WKU men's and women's basketball games, while the Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium is home to all things Hilltopper football.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Everly Brothers Monument
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Rails to Trails
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Central City Conv. Center
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Muhlenberg Arts Center, live plays
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Duncan Arts Museum, cultural arts museum
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Lake Malone, state park
  • .5 mile(s) from downtown Central City shopping district

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Huddle House, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Open 24 hours.
  • Adjacent to Pizza Hut, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • Adjacent to El Bracero #5, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 0.15 mile(s) from Green Garden, Buffet, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 0.15 mile(s) from Ponderosa, Buffet, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 0.15 mile(s) from McDonalds®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from The Purple Onion, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Bar Available upstairs.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from KP's Smokehouse, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Open Thursday - Saturday only. More than Barbecue!
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Papa Manzo's, Cafe, Italian, Open for: dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Domino's® Pizza, Fast Food, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Delivery to the hotel!


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest in or near Central City. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

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