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1491 N. Furnleigh Lane, Chesterton, IN 46304
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DunesWalk Inn
Ranked #3 of 4 Chesterton B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This late 1800 brick mansion was totally gutted and rebuilt from inside out - immaculately clean, immaculately rebuilt, lovely contemporary decor and color scheme in walls, bathroom tiles and common areas. Artwork is Indiana Dunes prints or memorabilia. You are given a key code to get into building and room, so no innkeepers, no breakfast, just brochures and maps at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Our family rented the entire mansion for the 4th of July weekend. We enjoyed the fact that we had the entire place to ourselves. The grounds around the mansion were great for us to move around on. The rooms were roomy and comfortable. We were 17 people altogether and had plenty of space. The hotel is close to the beach... More

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Bellingham, Washington
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Lovely old mansion converted into a 5-room hotel, located right on a busy 4-lane highway. The train runs at all hours on the other side of the highway. Lovely furnishings, nice library with books on the dunes and local birds. We stayed for two sleep-deprived nights on a bed with a footboard, making it too short for tall people; the... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We chose this restored/renovated mansion to experience the area near the Indiana Dunes and to support a local business. We stayed in the Porter Queen room, and were surprised and delighted to find that the renovation included the amenites that we enjoy in a conventional hotel: flat screen TV, individual climate control, WiFi, plenty of electrical outlets, coffeemaker, coffee, and... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We drove from Chicago and stayed one night. We stayed in the Furness Suite which is beautifully done, modern lines, spacious. It was very relaxing and uplifting just to be in the space. The kitchenette is well-equipped. There is a deck overlooking a deep lawn. Although the dunes looked reasonably close on the map, in reality it is a short... More

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Grand Blanc, Michigan , Usa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Looking for someplace to celebrate a family birthday which was close to Chicago but way out of the bustle, this was the perfect solution. We rented the two suites and there was plenty of room. In my younger days, I've lived in plenty of apartments smaller than our suites. We were close to the beaches and great restaurants but felt... More

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Redford, Michigan, United States
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Looking for something different than a hotel room, we stumbled across the DunesWalk Inn. Once a former mansion, now converted to separate lodging quarters, the DunesWalk Inn provides a great alternative to your standard hotel room. The room we had was clean, modern, and very spacious with a king sized bed and roomy bathroom. There was also a small "kitchenette"... More

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Sydney, Australia
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201 hotel reviews
272 helpful votes 272 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

It was very late in the season when I stayed here and I was the only occupant. I was given an entry code and directions to my room, which was über cool. There's a kitchen - w microwave & fridge - a nice bathroom and the bed was super comfortable. I had a look around and borrowed a magazine from... More

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Rockford, Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We had a large group from all points of the Midwest collecting in Chesterton for a family event. The staff allowed us use of entire facility and to 'stay late' to hold our event in the Inn. Super Clean! Wonderfully appointed - even some games and puzzles for kids in the Great Room. There is no resdient staff so we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful time! A perfect Mother’s Day retreat!! The Beverly Shores Drive was a sweet end to most of our nights. Love everything about this house. The lilac bushes were also my favorite. Really wish there was a fire pit to hang out at, but nonetheless beautiful. Great job! See you here again soon. CAN’T WAIT!

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Address: 1491 N. Furnleigh Lane, Chesterton, IN 46304
Location: United States > Indiana > Chesterton
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DunesWalk Inn - A renovated 1881 Mansion now a 5 room boutique hotel/vacation rental property situated in the Indiana Dunes just minutes from beautiful Beverly Shores Beaches.Retreat, Relax, Renew at DunesWalk Inn at the Furness Mansion. Situated on nearly 4 acres, DunesWalk Inn brings modern amenities and the comfort of a boutique hotel to a historical setting in the Indiana Dunes. DunesWalk Inn is "your home in the Dunes" with a choice of 2 suites and 3 rooms for your vacation stay, or short-term or long-term rental needs. All accommodations are non-smoking and have private full baths, wireless internet connections, and flat-screen televisions. The suites are furnished with kitchenettes and sitting areas. Our first floor "Furness Suite" sleeps five and has a private deck overlooking our picturesque setting which abuts the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. In winter, enjoy the private fireplace. The third floor "Beverly Shores Suite" sleeps six and boasts a fireplace, whirlpool bath, and a modern loft-like setting. The second floor offers 3 rooms each with private full baths and two rooms with kitchenettes. DunesWalk Inn also provides our guests with a lounge area with flat-screen television, library, and fireplace; coin-operated laundry services, and vending and ice machines.Minutes to the beach at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Beverly Shores, Blue Chip Casino and Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall in Michigan City, and countless other attractions in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties, Indiana and near-by Berrien County, Michigan. ... more   less 
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