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Scholars Inn

Certificate of Excellence
801 N. College, Bloomington, IN 47404
Scholars Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We have stayed here once before while visiting my daughter in college and loved it. At that time we had the back bedroom and it was very quiet. On this trip we stayed in the Charles Austin Beard (CAB) room. The room was nicely furnished and the bed was very comfortable. The Inn is over 100 years old and is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

A group of us took over Scholar's Inn for a weekend reunion. The staff was really, really sweet and welcoming. Just a pleasure to be around. I was delighted that despite it's convenient downtown location, there was no street noise at night making for a good-night's sleep. The living room area was perfect for night-caps with the group. The Inn... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Wanting to try something new, we looked online and found the Scholars Inn. All the photos looked wonderful and it all sounded wonderful. When we arrived and went inside, we were surprised at how slanted the house was! ...even the floors. We asked to change rooms because of this, which the staff were gracious and accommodated us. When we went... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Staff was very friendly and incredibly helpful. The historic home is charming and each room is unique. The breakfast in the morning is yummy and the Scholars in restaurant is AMAZING! I encourage you to try it if you like B & B style stays.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Scholars B&B is thoroughly quaint and charming. The Inn is a beautifully maintained historical home near both downtown and the university. Each room has its own character and charm. All accommodations were clean and the service was excellent. Beverages and fresh baked scones and cookies greeted our arrival. In the morning fresh coffee was available outside our rooms and a... More 

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Covington, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I stay at Scholars Inn at least once a month for business. I am constantly overwhelmed by the friendly and accommodating nature of the staff here. I've always felt incredibly welcome and at home. The building is beautiful, old and charming and always very clean. Breakfast is delicious and they always have soda, coffee and juice in the fridge. They... More 

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West Baden Springs, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The Inn is a beautiful relaxing home. Each room is uniquely decorated. We had a relaxing and comfortable experience. The staff had coffee waiting for us as we woke. Very friendly staff and an extremely clean Inn. The patio area is absolutely lovely. Was hard to believe we're so close to downtown and IU.

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The inn is a beautiful historic home, well maintained, clean and comfortable with all the charm of a 125 year old mansion. The rooms are each uniquely furnished, comfortable beds and soothing linens, I especially enjoyed the chocolate and welcome card left in each room! We woke to fresh brewed coffee waiting outside our rooms and had a delicious made... More 

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Classic style B&B. The inn is very charming, very clean, centrally located to Indiana University and rate includes a delicious made to order breakfast. Rachel, the manager bent over backwards to make our stay special - home baked cookies at the end of the day was just one of the many added touches. Would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I am an IU graduate and remember when my parents would visit I always wanted them to take me to Scholars Inn for a wonderful dinner (which I couldn't afford back then). After graduating I looked forward to returning at an adult and hopefully staying at the B&B someday. I finally came through! The Inn is so wonderfully kept nice,... More 

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