For a fantastic vacation, you'll want to consider visiting Berea Kentucky, which is located just south of Lexington. Berea has a thriving population of local artisans, weavers, painters, potters, sculptors, and musicians. There will always be plenty for you and the whole family to do while visiting here.
Berea got its start in the late 1850s when this area was known and continues to be known as The Glade. It was with the founding of Berea College, the first interracial college in the South, that the area really took off. Over the years it has continued with that spirit of inclusiveness. Thanks to both the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the Confederacy as well as an interest in locally produced art and culture. A thriving community has emerged and continues to this day.
There will be no shortage of entertainment and recreation when scouting things to do in Berea, Kentucky. Besides exploring the town’s many artisans shops and boutiques, you may want to consider exploring some of the 7,700+ acres of forest which is owned by Berea College. This local escape has public hiking trails and is exceptionally beautiful in the Spring and Fall.
There are many exciting places to visit in Berea including the Kentucky Artisan Center, Old Town Artisan Village as well as Tater Knob Pottery & Farm. You're going to want to bring an extra suitcase with all of the beautiful pieces available. Shaker Village is nearby in Pleasant Hill. If you're into Country music, you're going to want to plan a visit to Renfro Valley Kentucky's country music capital. You can explore the cosmos at the Hummel Planetarium located at Eastern Kentucky University. Take in a show at the Eastern Kentucky University of Performing Arts or the Berea Arena Theater.
Besides the beautiful and historic Boone Tavern, you can check out AllTheRooms for a great selection of vacation rentals including hotels, motels, private vacation homes, as well as bed & breakfasts from people living in Berea. You'll be sure to find all of the features you and you're family are looking for on AllTheRooms website.
The summers in Berea Kentucky, are warm and humid, while the winters are short and very cold. It is also partly cloudy year round. Throughout the year, the temperature typically varies from 28°F to 87°F and is rarely below 11°F or above 94°F.
When visiting Berea, the best times of the year are from early June to late September.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Berea. The hottest month in Berea is April, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Berea is January with 7.92 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.27 inches of rain.
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At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others. Berea has 284 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. If you are wanting to keep costs down, the cheapest place to stay in Berea is only $10 a night. The average price of a vacation rental is generally $78 per night.
Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Berea can choose from 49 places to stay that provide WiFi. 14 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 7 accommodations that have gyms. If you're planning on arriving in Berea by car, be sure to choose from 75 accommodations that provide parking. We have 8 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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