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The Blue Heron Inn

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1110 Lakeside Street, East Shore of Pine Lake, LaPorte, IN 46350
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Brownsburg, Indiana
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

This Inn is the best Inn that I have stayed in my entire life! The people there are so incredibly kind, they give you free cookies and coffee when you come in and they are just so nice and thoughtful. They allow dogs there so if you need to take your pooch somewhere, this place is definitely it! Right outside... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

We got a beautiful room right on the lake. Large, well appointed. Jacuzzi tub fireplace just perfect! Coffee and breakfast all included. Great value. Highly recommended. A perfect place for a couple or a family

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We ended up here by chance (good luck) when we were trying to find a vacant room to stay for the night during our road trip. Lady at the front desk was extremely helpful and nice. She even gave a tour of the two available rooms to me, and a second tour for my parents five minutes later. This review... More 

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Whitehall, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The hospitality at the Blue Heron is outstanding. While on business in LaPorte, we had been staying in the local Hampton and Holiday Inn just for the points. But soon realized all that we had been giving up. The rooms are large, they generally all come with extended amenities, such as fireplace, jetted tubs and a view of Pine Lake.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We booked our room with only one objective - to simply relax! … And I must say the mission was definitely accomplished! Not only were we given a spacious, comfy room overlooking the lake but we also experienced world class customer service! How wonderful to be greeted in the morning by my first name by the lovely lady working at... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Sorry to say the price was ridiculous. The 314 suite was not worth the price. Air conditioning did not work in main area. Very dated and had to buy and use febreeze to cope with the damp mildew smell. Honestly disappointed. They need to fix air and update before they rent this room again. They are aware of the condition... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Just a bit over 1.5 hrs from Chicago. It was awesome. I never knew there were houseboat/cabins for rent so close. Very affordable. Good size room and huge bath. The deck was a big plus. The fit was perfect for us and our 3 year old. He loved it and the idea of sleeping on a boat. He was even... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

After a one night stay for a volunteer project at the nearby Share Foundation, I know I will be back to enjoy all that this interesting property has to offer. Not far from the exit ( about 7 min.) off the main highway, and with easy access from Pine Road, this is a perfect spot for those traveling in the... More 

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Woodstock, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I love this place! My room had a balcony overlooking a small lake. The room itself was well furnished, clean and very comfortable. The restaurant at this place is excellent. I had a trout dish that was out of this world. Nice breakfast buffet.

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South Bend, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were caught in a Valentine's Day blizzard in LaPorte, and all hotels were fully booked. The staff at the Blue Heron were real heroes and called all of their reserved guests who had not arrived and found space for the stranded travelers. The staff were amazing and kind, and the inn is lovely and perfectly amenable. Wish we could... More 

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