Romantic Places in Indiana
Includes the 25 mile long Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore—filled with beaches, sand dunes, bog, wetlands and woodland forests—located on southern Lake Michigan about 50 miles southeast of Chicago, Illinois.
DunesWalk Inn at the Furness Mansion
1491 North Furnleigh Lane
T: +1 219-728-6393. 5 rooms. $125-
Located on nearly four acres, the pampering DunesWalk Inn delivers modern luxury in a historical setting and the quiet comfort of a romantic boutique hotel. Housed in the fully renovated 1881 Furness Mansion, it shares a border with the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, steps from hiking and biking trails and 3 minutes to Lake Michigan beaches.
Creek Wood Inn
5727 N. 600 W.
Michigan City, IN
T: +1 219 872-8357 13 rooms. $99-
Built in the 1930′s as a doctor’s country home, it is located on 33 acres of woodland near a fork in Willow Creek, near both Indiana Dunes and Warren Dunes state parks on Lake Michigan.
Backroads with Amish and Mennonite farms dotting the countryside; families travelling by horse and buggy. Located in Northern Indiana.
The Checkerberry Inn
This romantic hotel sits on a 100 acre Indiana country estate with walking trails and outdoor pool. Note: the owners announced they are no longer operating this as an Inn.