Places to Stay

Calloway County, Kentucky has many types of accommodations in which to choose! From lakefront resorts, to campgrounds; from hotels to private rentals – we’ve got something for everyone!

America’s Paradise Resort

1024 Paradise Drive – Murray, KY
(270) 436-2767

Resort – Cabins/Cottages – Marina – CONDOS

Located on Snipe Creek right off the main channel of Kentucky Lake, America’s Paradise Resort has been a paradise to water-lovers for more than 50 years.  Paradise’s private facility offers something for everyone in the family including a beach for swimming, volleyball court, horseshoes, a large swimming pool, children’s playground, a marina with covered boat slips and more!

Best Western University Inn

1503 North 12th Street – Murray, KY


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.

Cypress Springs Resort & Marina

2740 Cypress Trail – New Concord, KY
(270) 436-5496


Cypress Springs Resort is located on Cypress Bay of Kentucky Lake. Featuring a marina with up to 60′ slips, launching ramp, jet ski and pontoon rentals, and a seasonal waterfront restaurant.

The Drake Barn

9 Rowlett Trail – Murray, KY
(270) 978-7112


The Drake Barn is located on 170 forested acres in the heart of Western Kentucky on the Blood River embayment of Kentucky Lake.  Guests enjoy easy access to Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley & Land Between the Lakes. We welcome groups of up to 24 people for fishing tournaments, hunting trips, family reunions, and peaceful relaxing vacations. 

The Drake Barn Loft

The Drake Barn Apartment

Hampton Inn & Suites

1415 Lowes Drive – Murray, KY
(270) 767-2226


Hampton Inn & Suites is located right across the street from Murray State’s CFSB Center. Featuring a free breakfast, free WiFi, an indoor pool, fitness center, business center and meeting rooms.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

1504 North 12th Street – Murray, KY


Offering a well-equipped, 24-hour business center with fax, e-mail and copy services. The facility also has complimentary Wi-Fi, making it easy to stay in touch with the office. Relax by the indoor pool or sauna, or burn off some extra calories in the fitness center. And, be sure to stop in and fill up at the complimentary breakfast bar every morning. 

Lakeview Cottages & Marina

165 Lakeview Cabins Drive – New Concord, KY
(270) 436-5876 –

Resort – Cabins/Cottages – Marina – BOAT RENTALS

Nestled in a quiet bay on Cypress Creek of Kentucky Lake, Lakeview Cottages & Marina is a perfect getaway for anglers, families, or just folks wanting to spend some time in the outdoors. The marina features boat rentals and slips for their guests. They offer lakeview cabin rentals with several having been recently remodeled.

Lynnhurst Family Resort

270 Lynnhurst Drive – Murray, KY
(270) 436-2345 –

Resort – Cabins/Cottages – Marina – CONDOS – FAMILY RETREAT – MOTEL – BOAT RENTALS

Lynnhurst Family Resort features newly renovated cabins and cottages as well as family retreat centers, motel rooms, condos, marina with boat rentals, an on-site restaurant, a new swimming pool, a white sandy beach area, playground and so much more. Lynnhurst now offers Polaris Slingshot and Roxor rentals for added fun!

Missing Hill Resort

234 Dockway Lane – New Concord, KY
(270) 436-5519 –

Resort – Cabins/Cottages – Marina – CAMPSITES

Located minutes from Paris Landing, LBL, and Murray, KY.  Missing Hill is nestled in a sheltered, beautiful cove of Cypress Bay.  It is ideal for fishing, swimming, water sports, or just loafing and relaxing.  Missing Hill features two fishing docks that offer great bluegill, bass and redear fishing at summer pool.  They also have a beautiful sandy beach that the whole family can enjoy.

Murray Inn & Art Gallery

506 South 12th Street – Murray, KY
(270) 753-2682


Featuring economy rooms with heating and air, cable TV, microwave, coffee maker, free WiFi, a table and two chairs. All rooms are non-smokies and pets are not allowed. They also feature a beautiful outdoor gazebo, a meeting room and small business center.

Quality Inn

1210 North 12th Street – Murray, KY
(270) 759-5910


Quality Inn is close to Murray State University and near CFSB Center and Roy Stewart Stadium.  Each guest room offers a TV, hair dryer, coffee maker, desk, microwave and refrigerator. Quality Inn Murray features a comfortable, premium mattress and linens, a generous supply of fluffy pillows and a soft, plush blanket.

Red Roof Inn

1202 South 12th Street – Murray, KY
(270) 753-1150


Red Roof Inn Murray is only minutes away from the activities happening at Murray State University including CFSB Center, Bill Cherry Exposition Center, Wrather West Kentucky Museum and the Murray State Arboretum. The motel is just miles away from golfing at Murray Country Club, the skate park and disc golf course at Central Park and the movies at Cheri Theaters.

Shelter Point Retreat

252 & 254 Driftwood Drive – Murray, KY
(270) 293-6829


Shelter Point Retreat has two separate accommodations available as vacation rentals. One is a four-bedroom, four-bathroom house & apartment combo that sleeps 14. The neighboring one is a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house that sleeps 10. The houses are only properties on a point lot right on Kentucky Lake, can be rented together or separately, and each has its own private, covered dock.

Spring Hill Suites – Murray

1512 North 12th Street – Murray, KY
(270) 917-8000


Travel in style at Springhill Suites by Marriott, the all-suite hotel that blends design and functionality offering the modern amenities you need-all at an affordable price.  Spacious suites and vibrant lobbies offer flexible spaces perfect for working, meeting, or relaxing.  Take the stress out of travel with relaxing pool, fitness center, and bar.  Enjoy our complimentary breakfast with fresh choices for a great start to your day.  Quite simply, from business trips to leisurely journeys, Springhill Suites is a breath of fresh air.

Thornton Vacation Rentals

Various Locations – New Concord, KY
(270) 227-7823


Three different vacation rentals located near Cypress Springs Resort on Kentucky Lake! Featuring one and two bedroom private home rentals located just a few hundred yards from the waters of Kentucky Lake.

Water’s Edge Campground

274 Tacklebox Lane – Murray, KY
(270) 436-5321 –


Water’s Edge RV Park has water/sewer/electric (50 amp service) for annual lease, and full hook-up RV sites for short term overnight guests.  For your convenience they have guest laundry, a floating fish cleaning station, Wi-Fi, Cable TV, as well as a launch ramp and covered boat slips (by reservation). 

Wildcat Creek Campground

28 Wildcat Beach Road – Murray, KY
(270) 436-5628 –


Wildcat Creek Campground is relaxed and quiet with spacious sites, tall trees and the feel of camping. They are located on the Blood River Inlet, providing some of the best crappie and bass fishing in the United States.

For your fishing and boating pleasure, there is a boat ramp located adjacent to the campground. Campers can enjoy the shady area on the lake for water activities with grills and picnic tables and a children’s play area.