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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Inn is a wonderful compliment to a beautiful park. The trails are well marked and offer a little something for every ability. The Inn was restful with nice indoor and outdoor spaces. The food in the restaurant is delicious while the service was "comfortable." This park is one of my favorite places to visit because it provides a total... More 

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Richmond, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights and enjoyed both. Had a two queen room the first night and they brought us two rollaway beds for the kids. Comfortable but a tad dated. Second night had a suite which was roomy with a coffee pot, frig and microwave. Again, comfortable and relaxing. The views from the windows were gorgeous! Food was pretty good but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay very much. We have been coming to the inn since the 1970s. The rooms are clean. The hotel restaurant (now the Hickory Room) menu is better. The price of the buffet is a little less. Very friendly staff in the Inn and Restaurant.

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Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Canyon Inn. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. WOW! You have been coming since 1970. Thank You, Thank You, Thank You! More 

Tipton, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Don't get me wrong...We have been going to McCormick's SP for years. The dining is excellent, especially the Easter Buffet. The campground and the hiking are great but our first and only stay at the Inn was substandard. We were put in a single room that had a single bed that was way too small for two adults and the... More 

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Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm sorry you were disappointed in your room. Those rooms and baths are small. I was glad to see you enjoy the park, the food and holiday buffets at the inn. Thank you for being a great customer! Please know Canyon Inn and other state park inns have larger rooms. We hope you have the... More 

Berea, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The Lotz family -- my family -- has been holding family reunions here every summer since 1978. This place holds a lot of memories for us. My kids came here when they were infants. Now they're brining their children, my grandchildren, to make the memories, too. That said, I'll try to be objective in my review. This is obviously not... More 

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Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn, responded to this review

Martin R- Thank you for staying with us again and for your continued interest in Canyon Inn. It was nice to see your family this year. It was also nice of you to take the time to write your objective review. Thank you. I was happy to see that your family enjoys all the recreational and natural activities McCormick's Creek... More 

Cortez, CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Our 2nd time staying here. Canyon Inn rates a 4 for the beauty,hiking and price alone. The rooms are nice, clean, comfortable, but not luxury accommodations. The spacious lodge area is wonderful for visiting, reading, playing games, The trails are a must, including the Wolf Cave if you don't mind getting dirty and having to crawl on all fours to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We attended a family wedding here. We did not stay here, THANK GOD! I have stayed at state park hotels in West Virginia, and while they are out-dated like this one and have that, whatever odor...have never been able to pin-point it exactly, I've never seen a hotel room with a smaller bed & smaller room area than here. I... More 

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Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn, responded to this review

WVUfan88, I thank you for your review. I apologize for your experience at the wedding reception. You are right about our rooms ... we have several room that are small. We offer varied room sizes and rates. Again, I thank you for your review. Guest reviews are important to us. More 

Louisiana
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We went to Canyon Inn for a night. The rooms were fine, typical for Indiana State Parks. It was a little noisy as we could hear a baby crying in an adjacent room. Check in and check out was fast and efficient. The staff was very nice and helpful. It is in a great location if you like to hike.... More 

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Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay at McCormick's Creek State Park and Canyon Inn. I appreciate your comments about your check-in being fast and efficient and Canyon Inn's staff being helpful. Again, thank you. We look forward to your return visit. More 

Muncie, IN
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35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The CanyonInn was formerly a sanitarium back in the early 20th century. It has been renovated to a lodge style hotel within McCormick's Creek State Park. I love the lodge type atmosphere inside and the 375 acres of trees. For birdwatchers, it's a paradise. I saw indigo buntings, and other rare birds. Our room had a large bathroom and nice... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Rustic and quaint on beautiful grounds. Staff friendly. Room clean and pleasantly decorated. Restaurant great with excellent buffet. A bit pricey to eat here but worth it. The only complaint I have is the pool isn't heated and even though it was June it was too chilly. Kids were turning blue and had to get them out of water. Everything... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful scenery, gracious staff and history blend together at Canyon Inn. Located in McCormick's Creek State Park, Indiana's first, we offer a full service dining room, modern amenities, and our front lobby consists of canyons, cliffs, and waterfalls. Located just 15 miles from Bloomington and Indiana University. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canyon Inn

Address: 451 McCormick's Creek Place, McCormick's Creek State Park, Spencer, IN 47460
Location: United States > Indiana > Spencer
Price Range: $87 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 75
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