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Holland, Michigan
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32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This review is honest to what we experienced, but please keep in mind that we did see some evidence of the managers working very hard to improve the conditions. This seems to be a property with much potential, but they may have an uphill battle on their hands. This hotel is around an hour from downtown Chicago by car. That... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your honesty with this review. We are working very diligently to improve area at this hotel. You used a common phrase of us having an "uphill battle," we like to look at it as our "Diamond in Rough". Every hotel has areas in which to improve and we greatly appreciate any and all feedback. The only way... More 

Shorewood, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Breakfast was good. Room was clean. Hotel is near shopping, restaurants and the Dunes.The visitor center was very helpful in determining which beach we wanted to go to. Hotel has daily cleaning and fresh towels, if you want. Coffee available in the breakfast room round the clock.

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our establishment. We always like to hear when things good right. Of course we also wanna know when we may fall short, it's the only way for our hotel to grow and become better. Come visit us again soon. More 

Oro Station, Canada
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64 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a comfortable stop-over after a long day of driving. Arriving later in the evening we were able to get their last 'King' room. It was spacious and clean with all the amenities expected in this type of hotel. Either the guests were unusually quiet or the sound proofing was better than most, but it was very quiet. The... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback about our hotel!!! I do hope that you will come visit us again if you are in the area. More 

Fishers, Indiana
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean rooms, nice pool, friendly staff and nice full breakfast. We suggest a lake view room so you don't look at the parking lot, but the lake is not the most well-kept. Geese and swans were fun to see but it's a gravel and barren shore. Great for the price!

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback. We always love hearing about our guests stays. We hope that you will visit again soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So from the outside this place doesn't look like much but I was pleasantly surprised when we opened the door to our room. Updated rooms with new furniture, mini fridge and flat screen TV. Decor had a modern look and was easy on the eyes. Our room overlooking the lake behind the hotel was also a bonus plus there is... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. Positive or negative feedback is always welcome. Hotels always are looking for ways to improve and your honest feedback will definitely assist in that area. I hope that you will come visit us again in the near future. More 

Seminole, Florida
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84 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had two rooms, both on the 1st floor. The rooms and common areas were clean. There is an indoor pool and exercise room. The breakfast was decent although I believe the eggs were powdered. Yucky! This hotel is on a little lake but don't envision splashing on the shore. It isn't terribly clean looking and there is no sand,... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out of your day to give us feedback. We always love hearing from our guests on ways we can make their stays even more enjoyable. We can't wait to see you again in the future. More 

Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family enjoyed the location of the hotel. It was close to the Dunes, had everything we needed close by - pizza, grocery, pharmacy. The property is very nice - even with the geese visiting, the property owners cleaned the "gifts" left every day. We enjoyed the breakfast, the clean rooms and the friendly staff. The only downside would be... More 

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Hickory, North Carolina
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights over the 4th of July and really enjoyed this hotel. It is recently refurbished and beautiful. We had some noise beneath us on the first night and when we called the desk the hotel clerk immediately went to the noisy room and asked them to quiet down. Very responsive. We had a minor custodial... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome feedback!!! We always enjoy hearing that our guests have enjoyed themselves here at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Chicago
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425 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its location is not only convenient to I-94 but also to Indiana Dunes beaches. And surprisingly on its own it could be a nice place to get away because it is located on the nice quiet and picturesque lake. The entrance via parking lot through a busy shopping area is not to promising but once you get to your room... More 

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Neil p, Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words!! I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will return for another visit in the near future. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed one night in a room on the second floor. The hotel is pretty dated and has no elevator. The room was very big - 2 Queens and a couch. The "view" of a lake isn't anything special. Just lots of noisy geese and algae-covered water. We didn't use the pool because we were at the beach all day... More 

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Neil p, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Indian Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for feedback with the positive points and areas in which to improve. We hope that you will return to see our continuous updates to property as the times and styles so rapidly change More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Indian Oak! Our two story 61 room hotel is conveniently located off I-80 and I-94 near Lake Michigan, Valparaiso University, and only 5 MINUTES from the Indiana Dunes State Park. Plus Chicago O'Hare International Airport is only 65 miles away, and Chicago Midway International Airport is a brisk 51-mile drive. We offer an amazing location with a gorgeous lake, with lake-view specialty rooms and some of our rooms have fireplaces and whirlpools. Pick up a complimentary newspaper in the lobby before heading to a free full hot breakfast. Afterward, go for a swim in the indoor pool, soak in the hot tub, work up a sweat in the gym. Our hotel features unbeatable amenities including: in-room Wi-Fi, 39" flat screen TVs, mini-fridge, microwaves, and coffee makers in all of our rooms. We have a 24-hour business and fitness center. We also have the Indian Oak Pub where nightcaps are our specialty along with affordable rates. Whether you are the business traveler, traveling for leisure, or with your family, we are just the place for you! We look forward to seeing you soon!" ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Indian Oak

Address: 558 Indian Boundary Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-1515
Location: United States > Indiana > Chesterton
Price Range: $97 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Indian Oak 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Best Western Indian Oak Hotel Chesterton
Best Western Chesterton
Indian Oak Resort Spa
Best Western Hotel Chesterton
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