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Summer Haven Resort

4983 East Indiana Beach Rd., Monticello, IN 47960
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

Room was a little pricey for what we got, smelled musty and old. But a close walk to the park. And we were barely in the room. Just to sleep. I would stay here again. They have lots of different options of room types. It was just me and my little boy so all we needed was 1 bed. But... More

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Fletcher, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Summer Haven Resort has been our family vacation destination on and off for the past 22 years. From the moment our car pulls up to the office and we greet Faye and Ken, to the minute we leave, great memories abound. The motel is a throwback to a simpler time when the glass on the front door was clean and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

The place is a dump. Very OLD inside and out. Everything in the rooms looks like it came from a dumpster. They don't furnish anything. No towels, wash cloths, microwave, maid service, phones nothing. Nothing but the room itself. But the location is great and being right on the water is great and of course the price is good considering... More

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Valpariso, In. 46383
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

We go down every year and try to stay at the same place. Definatly family orientated. The man who owns it is very kind. Faye one of the office girls, has gone out of her way to accomate me threw the years. Faye is one of the reasons we return year after year. Its not the Ritz but you sure... More

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Crown Point, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2011

Summer Haven is a great place to stay for young and old. Faye and Ken Biddle are always friendly and accommodating. We have gone for seven years, grandma, grandpa, son and family, daughter and family. We look forward to it every year. Other family members come for the day or go to the campgrounds. It's close to the amusement park... More

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

We have been visiting Summer Haven for almost 30 years. First with our 3 sons and now with our grandchildren. We stayed in a nice cozy 2 bedroom cottage with 1 bathroom and a kitchen living room area. The cottage was neat and clean, the beds were comfortable and the air conditioning was ice cold. Plenty of parking, fishing was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2010

I had an amazing time. It was cheaper than the other resorts around. Was so happy to stay. loved the pool. the friendly office girl. Faye. Fresh coffee in the office. Was really proud when i hear that the owner was putting in solar powered heater for the pool... Very cool.. The friendliest staff i have met. will definitely come... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2009

I have to admit I was a little leary when I first read the reviews, but as with anything else I have to see for it myself. So my husband, my three children and I headed to Indiana for the weekend (July 4th) and checked it out for ourselves, AND we were very happy with the way our three days... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2008

My family and friends have been going to Summer Haven for over 25 years. About 7 to 8 different familes. The staff has always been very gracious and has always met our needs. The greatest thing about Summer Haven is that it has always made us feel like it's a vacation from out of the past. It brings back the... More

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Lake in the Hills, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2008

I've been coming to Indiana Beach over the past 14 years and have always stayed at Summer Haven. As in the past, my stay this past weekend was a pleasant one. The staff was very friendly and accomodating. Summer Haven sets a cottage atmosphere that brings me back to my childhood memories. When not taking the short walk to Indiana... More

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Address: 4983 East Indiana Beach Rd., Monticello, IN 47960
Location: United States > Indiana > Monticello
Also Known As:
Summer Haven Hotel Monticello
Summer Haven Resort Indiana/Monticello

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