Accommodations near Asbury University

Asbury University
Anytime
2 guests

All about Asbury University

Located in Wilmore, Kentucky, Asbury University (formerly known as Asbury College) is a non-denominational Christian liberal arts institution that offers 50 majors through 17 departments. Of the nearly 2,000 students enrolled, there are representatives of 41 US states and 35 countries. With a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio, over 70% of the classes have fewer than 20 students. The accommodations near Asbury University suit a variety of budgets, from basic to luxury.

Useful information for your visit to Asbury University

Wilmore has a population of just over 6,000, meaning nearly one-third of the town's inhabitants are Asbury students. Residents' average age in Wilmore, a young and developing locale, is 26.4 years. Big-city life is within easy reach, too: Kentucky's second-largest city and the horseracing capital of the world, Lexington, is close by.

  • 1. What to see in Wilmore

    Although small, Wilmore has a history. In the Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, just five miles from the campus, you can feel the spirit of Kentucky on a 3,000-acre farm with riverboat rides, history exhibitions, shops, and fresh food. For outdoor activities, make your way to High Bridge Park, where there are picnic areas, a historical bridge, and a pavilion.

  • 2. Other outdoor activities

    Wilmore has a wealth of natural wonders. Visit Jessamine Creek and Sally Brown Nature Center for hiking, amazing sights, and plenty of outdoor recreation, or take a Dixie Belle riverboat tour to see the area's beautiful scenery from a different perspective.

  • 3. Visit amazing museums

    Check out the Waveland State Historical Site just 10 miles outside the city center. Also known as the Joseph Bryan House, this plantation and Greek revival home is now a park maintained by the state. Martin Castle, also known as Kentucky Castle, has a restaurant, tours, and many events, and can be found in Versailles, 12 miles from Wilmore. You can also see the Aviation Museum of KY.

Recommended Accommodations Near Asbury University

House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Wilmore, Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States
from $122
VRBO
4.9
View deal
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Wilmore, Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States
from $51
Airbnb
5.0
View deal
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Wilmore, Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States
from $67
Airbnb
5.0
View deal

Visit Other Popular Universities