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Milan
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent facilities. It looks small on the outside but our room was spacious and we had a king size bed. Everything was clean on the premises. If u want to make sure u have a quiet room ask for something upstairs. We had the lower unit and could hear some noise from the hallway. Nothing that kept us awake though.... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

If you need a place to stay anywhere near Marion, Indiana this is the place! We stopped off in Marion to ride our bikes. The College Inn is just down the street from the bike trail. It is also right across the street from the college (a great place for an early morning walk while breakfast is being made). The... More 

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Marion, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We really love our stay here at the College Inn B&B! We've stayed here twice. The hosts are friendly and kind! This really is the best B&B we have ever stayed. The rooms are very clean, organized, and inviting; the breakfast simply tastes heavenly. We will come again in the future! Thank you, College Inn B&B! :)

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Dayton, Ohio
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34 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Wow, couldn't have been a nicer experience. Very relaxed and laid back, yet great attention to detail both in the rooms as well as in the hosting. Jack was so accommodating and extraordinarily understanding when we accidentally broke a dish in the breakfast room. We were in Room 4. Even though the rooms upstairs are very close together, it couldn't... More 

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this detailed review! When Jack renovated the Inn, he did a couple of things with the new walls to make it extra-quiet, so it's good to hear someone noticed that. Hope you will stay with us again. Diana:) More 

Nutley, New Jersey
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

I am so happy to of found The College Inn. I had to make a trip "home" to be with family and staying at the College Inn made the trip so much more relaxing. The rooms are clean and so very cozy. The breakfast is delicious.

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the nice review. We hope you'll come back "home" to be with us again! Diana Gardner More 

Alma, Michigan, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

I travel constantly! Everything about the College Inn is above and beyond excellent. The Inn Keepers are accommodating and kind. The WiFi is FAST! The inn is clean, cozy and relaxing. AMAZING breakfast! Simply the BEST!

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Jenise, Thank you for this amazing review and for mentioning the fast WiFi, which, we know is a must for our guests who are here on business and even those who aren't:) Guests like you often become friends, which is our greatest blessing. Diana Gardner More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Everything about this place is excellent. cozy, clean, comfortable. The breakfast was wonderful and very LARGE portion!! We won't stay anywhere else the next time we are in Marion. It's right across the street from Indiana Wesleyan which is a beautiful campus to take a walk through.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Great bed and breakfast! The owners were very accommodating with our varied tastes and schedules. The food was delicious and large portions. The rooms are more than adequate with close or attached baths -especially needed for 8 women!! Will definitely use the house again. Lots of good conversation and 'treats'!!

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

It was so great to have all of you with us. What a fun group of ladies! Trying to catch up with some of the things that have fallen off our plates (responding to Trip Advisor is one of those) while we continue our renovation. Would love to have you stay with us again. In August we're opening a coffee... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We were just looking for a place to stay on our way home from vacation and saw this on TripAdvisor. The price was reasonable and the stay was great. We had a great breakfast and everyone was very friendly. We will definitely make this a stopover when passing through and might even schedule a trip for a few days just... More 

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Ken, thanks so much for your response! With opening a new part of the b and b, we have gotten behind in thanking our guests for positive reviews. Many great changes have happened since you've been here, and we're opening a coffee shop right next door in August. Hope you can come back for a few days and relax with... More 

Naperville, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The College Inn B&B is the best place to stay in Marion! The rooms are delightfully appointed, each with its own bathroom/shower, cable television, ample storage spaces and heavenly/comfortable bed. The breakfast room is bright & cheery and the food is delicious! The hosts, Jack & Diana, are warm & welcoming and attend to each guests' needs in a friendly... More 

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Jack G, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Shirley, am a bit late with this response but THANK YOU for this beautiful review! With all that's been going on with the renovation, I'm afraid it fell off our radar to respond to reviews. Thank you for mentioning all the details, esp. that everyone gets their own bath/shower as some b and b's expect people to share. Our guests... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome To College Inn in Marion, Indiana - We Are Just Steps Away From Indiana Wesleyan University!College Inn is a new concept for university hospitaility that combines to be the best value and location for all your stays when coming to this area. Our Marion, Indiana Inn features five distinct rooms cleverly creating an upscale boutique hotel atmosphere without sacrificing the charming and appeal of an intimate Inn. When coming to the Indiana Wesleyan University campus area, College Inn guests are greeted by our staff who are focused on their every need and question while here. Our goal is to put WOW in every visit.An array of fine-star-hotel style options awaits College Inn guests. Visitors can begin their stay by enjoying a gift bag of goodies and a campus map on their bed, snacks on the porch, and bicycles are available at no charge for a tour of the campus.For those seeking a place to relax and escape, College Inn is a romantic and pristine destination with soothing music, warm towels, hot showers, private baths, large flat screen TVs, and everyone nestles in the most comfortalbe beds this side of heaven.College Inn is also the best value in the area, we include all taxes, fees, a great breakfast, snacks and beverages throughout the day, parking, and wifi in our affordable prices. Therefore, our rates, location, outstanding amenities, and captivating campus experience makes staying at our Marion, Indiana College Inn a must! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The College Inn

Address: 3902 S Washington St, Marion, IN 46953-5070
Location: United States > Indiana > Marion
Number of rooms: 5
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