BEST WESTERN University Inn

1503 N 12th Street, Murray, KY 42071-3534
Phone: 270-753-5353   |   Fax: 270/753-5353   |   72 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Choose the "Chairman's Award" BEST WESTERN University Inn convenient to Murray State University, CFSB Center and the Murray Industrial Park. Relax and stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi in your new guest room.

Unwind in front of the 32-inch LCD HDTV. Enjoy the comforts of home with an in-room microwave, coffeemaker, and refrigerator. Upgrade to a two room suite for more space including two 32 inch flat panel TV's and a wet bar.

Wake up each morning to a free hot breakfast and USA Today®! Take your pick from a selection of great breakfast items including scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage and Belgian waffles.

The pool is sparkling and the fitness center is challenging. We have a special flair for hosting business functions from 5 to 75 guests. A local favorite, Tom's Grill, is adjacent and Applebee's® Bar and Grill is nearby. The hotel is near Briggs & Stratton, Pella Corporation, Kenlake Foods, Pulmo-Dose, Vanderbilt Chemical, Iwis Motorsystems and Paschcall Truck Lines.

Explore beautiful Kentucky Lake and Land between the Lakes National Recreation Area just 15 minutes away. The lake area is known for world-class bass fishing, hunting and water sports. Nearby Miller Memorial Golf Course offers a variety of challenges for the most discriminating golfer. Saddle-up and attend the rodeo or various other events at the Expo Center. Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility, stair stepper, stationary bike, treadmill
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridor
  • Baggage hold
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Late check out
  • Safe deposit box
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Dataports
  • Mail services
  • Conference facilities
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machine
  • Free outdoor parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN University Inn

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BEST WESTERN University Inn

Conveniently located, the best western university inn in Murray, 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: 36.634035  /  Latitude: -88.311775


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The north. Take Interstate 24 to Purchase Parkway South or US Highway 641. Drive south to the BEST WESTERN University Inn.

From: The east. Take Interstate 24 to US Highway 68. Continue west and exit on State Route 94. Go to US Highway 641. The BEST WESTERN University Inn is just ahead.

BEST WESTERN University Inn

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

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area

Land Between the Lakes NRA

Explore the Land Between the Lakes

With a staggering 170,000 acres, the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area in western Kentucky is the largest inland peninsula in the country. Lake Barkley borders the eastern side of the area and Kentucky Lake borders the western side. President John F. Kennedy designated it a national recreation area in 1963.

The area boasts of over 200 miles of trails. Whether you hike, horseback ride, mountain bike or ATV, there are plenty of trails for doing it all. Visitors also enjoy a day of fishing, swimming or hunting in this beautiful recreation area. A must-see stop in the forest is the The Homeplace, a 1850 working farm. Make the quick drive in from nearby Murray.

Murray State University

Murray State University

Enjoy a campus tour at Murray State University.

Established in 1923, Murray State University is a top public university in Kentucky – head west and discover the school in the city of Murray. An ideal destination for anyone looking for a college to attend, Murray State University is situated on a charming campus of nearly 260 acres – visit from nearby cities like Paducah or Hopkinsville and partake in an informative campus tour, or stick around for exciting MSU Racers sports. 

Visit campus hot spots like the Pogue Library, where you'll be able to see the Rainey T. Wells statue. You can check out Alexander Hall, the Lovett Auditorium, or the Price Doyle Fine Arts Center. Sports fans in the western Kentucky area surrounding Murray are entertained nearly year round by the Racers. During the fall, head to Roy Stewart Stadium and enjoy an MSU Racers football game, or visit Racer Arena, home to MSU men's and women's basketball.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • .5 mile(s) from barber/beauty shop
  • .5 mile(s) from pharmacy
  • .5 mile(s) from bank
  • 1 mile(s) from car rental desk
  • 1 mile(s) from laundromat
  • 1 mile(s) from dancing
  • 1 mile(s) from theater
  • 1 mile(s) from convention center
  • 2 mile(s) from Calloway County Hospital
  • .1 mile(s) from convenience store
  • .1 mile(s) from gift shop
  • .1 mile(s) from University Plaza

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • .5 mile(s) from jogging track
  • .5 mile(s) from baseball
  • .5 mile(s) from football
  • .5 mile(s) from driving range
  • .5 mile(s) from golf
  • .5 mile(s) from basketball
  • 1 mile(s) from exercise facility
  • 1 mile(s) from bowling
  • 20 mile(s) from Kentucky Lake, fishing, sailing, boating

Nearby Restaurants

  • .01 mile(s) from Tom's Grill, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • .5 mile(s) from Applebee's, American, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Cracker Barrel, American, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Ryan's Restaurant, American, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

BEST WESTERN University Inn

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

Local Events Worth Considering:

June 2016

June 25 - August 6, 2016
2016 Saturdays on the Square

Saturdays on the Square is a summer concert series held annually in Greenville – generally encompassing seven Saturdays in total. The concerts at held at the downtown square at 8 p.m., with 2016 artists TBA.

September 2016

September 14-18, 2016
2016 Jerusalem Ridge Festival

Check out five days of talented bluegrass and country musicians performing at the Mercer Farm and the Old Homeplace in Ohio County. The festival is set just a short drive from Central City. Get your tickets today.

September 3-5, 2016
2016 Everly Bros Rock 'N Roll Cruise

Central City celebrates Labor Day with two American classics: great music and awesome cars. The streets downtown will be lined with classic cars while free concerts pop up all over town. Don't miss out – register your classic car today or simply make plans to attend.

October 2016

October 8, 2016
Bourbon & Brewfest

Head for Circus Square Park in Bowling Green for the 2nd Annual Bourbon & Brewfest. On October 8th, join other bourbon and beer lovers to sample a top shelf selection of hand-picked Kentucky bourbon and locally crafted beer.

October 2016

October 14 – 16, 2016
5th Annual Goodguys Nostalgia Nationals

See more than 1,500 hot rods, customs, classics, street machines, and more at the 5th Annual Goodguys Nostalgia Nationals in Bowling Green. Head for Beech Bend Raceway from October 14th through 16th for this premier auto event.

October 22, 2016
WKU v. ODU College Football

Enjoy an exciting college football match this October in Bowling Green. Head for the L.T. Smith Stadium on October 22nd and watch as the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers square off against the Old Dominion Monarchs. Kick off is at 1 p.m.

October 31, 2016
Downtown Trick-or-Treat

Head for Hopkinsville this Halloween and check out their annual Downtown Trick-or-Treat. Get the kids all dolled up and ready to go – pirates, ninjas, ghouls, and more! – and let them trick or treat in the safety and comfort of downtown Hopkinsville. 

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