Kentucky Tourism

Kenlake Hardin, KY


Kenlake State Resort Park
542 Kenlake Rd.
Hardin, KY 42048
Park Manager: Michael Duffy
BoatingCampingFishingHikingOutdoor TheaterPlaygroundsSportsSwimmingWildlife Viewing

Kenlake Lodge

Gracious hospitality is the tradition at the Kenlake lodge in Hardin. With views of Kentucky Lake, this 48-room hotel is a destination for the entire family. Experience the manicured flower gardens surrounding the lodge to enjoy nature’s finest palette of seasonal colors. Rooms available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 11:00am, local time. We are now pet friendly! Click here to review our pet policy. No more than two pets are allowed per room/cottage. Each cottage has a fully furnished kitchen; campground options include standard electric hook-ups and two primitive tent locations. For Winter schedule for 2019-2020, visit

Click here to Reserve A Lodge Room/Cabin
Click here for Camping Reservations


Located on the mid-west shore of Kentucky Lake, with the longest shoreline of any man-made lake in the eastern United States, Kenlake State Resort Park is the perfect spot to hold your event and enjoy the great outdoors. Click here for more information on weddings, conference centers and corporate meeting venues!

Aurora Landing Restaurant

Through the large windows overlooking Kentucky Lake, you will see the most magnificent floral gardens with ever-changing colors throughout the seasons.

As a supporter of Kentucky Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available.


Restaurant Hours

Sunday - Thursday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Friday and Saturday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.  

Winter hours Dec. 9-March 12, 2020
Friday-Saturday, open 7 a.m.-8 p.m. for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Breakfast daily 6-11 a.m.


Restaurant Menus

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Fishing & Boating


Plan a relaxing fishing trip and improve your success with the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast.
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Boating at Kenlake Marina

Kenlake Marina offers boat rentals, covered slips, transient slips, and the best breakfast around! Click here to visit their web site.