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Hillside Inn

831 East Main St, Madison, IN 47250
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the place was dated but clean. The service was clean and the beds comfortable. The included breakfast was your standard fare. There were great views from my room (facing the river). The hotel has an interesting history. The grounds outside the hotel need some updating as they have some old broken concrete steps leading up the hillside. The Hotel is... More 

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Urbana, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Hillside Inn on our first trip to Madison, Indiana. We stayed in a suite on the third floor with a wonderful view of the river. The Jacuzzi and fireplace were both fabulous! There was also a mini-fridge and microwave. The shower was nice and the bathroom had heated tile floors. The staff was... More 

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Parsippany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I have stayed at the Hillside Inn several times while looking for a home in Madison. I found the rooms to be clean and well maintained, and the staff to be courteous, helpful, and knowledgeable about Madison and its surroundings. Will stay there again. The only drawback is a skimpy breakfast..

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east tn
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Stayed there on a weekend hunting trip, the hillside is , I believe, the oldest inn in Madison..... Right on river and as name suggests, on a hillside....overlooks Ohio river and downtown Madison. The facility itself has held up well over the years, clean, rooms could use a little freshening up. But overall they were very clean. They offer continental... More 

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Danville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Booked at the last minute for a weekend excursion due to good fall weather reports. I was wary due to some reviews critical of cleanliness. But we wanted to stay in the historic district rather than the newer properties up on the highway. Granted, the exterior appearance isn't much and the hotel is definitely older. But our room was exceptionally... More 

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Springfield, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I found Hillside Inn to be better than expected after reading some negative reviews. The whole experience was unexpected as we were traveling to a funeral and needed last minute accommodations. The view was gorgeous and a real surprise, since we drove in in the dark. The bathrooms were clean, well stocked and the beds were so comfy! I am... More 

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Aurora, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This was our first visit to Madison and we chose The Hillside in because it is located very close to downtown and it's view of the river. I made my reservation directly with the hotel (saved $10 compared to travel site rates) and Julie took care of everything. Upon arrival the lobby was clean and cozy (small) and comfortable. We... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed here for the view, but the hotel is so dated, it wasn't worth it. There are other great options in the Madison area that you should go to instead of this one. This hotel is well known for it's history and location, but neither help when you're just trying to have a good night's sleep, nice shower and good... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed at the Hillside Inn for the first time this last weekend. We've been down to Madison 3 years running around this same time. Room was clean, while the Jacuzzi was nice but next year I'll go for 2 beds instead. BUT THE VIEW from our balcony was absolutely beautiful from the third floor. Since Fall in this area... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

And the title says it all because thats all it had going for it. Dirty,way past in need of renovations, the staff was rude and clearly none of them has EVER stayed in even a 2 star hotel to mimic what service should look like. Way over priced for the quality. Towels were soured and smelled ,there was a big... More 

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Address: 831 East Main St, Madison, IN 47250
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Location: United States > Indiana > Madison
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Number of rooms: 30
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