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West Lafayette, IN
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to Das Dutchman Essenhaus to celebrate her birthday along with a night in the Inn. Overall, we were very impressed. The food at the restaurant was really good and unlimited, high-quality buffet options, which were re-filled even when they were busy. The hotel room was nice too. My only suggestion is the variety of items...

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Milford, OH
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Our balcony room overlooked the lakes, covered bridge and green front lawn of this resort. Public areas and our room were well-appointed and nicely decorated, with lovely furniture, quilts and flower arrangements. Essenhaus has the feel of a nice European inn. We enjoyed waking around, visiting the shops, the restaurant, bakery, and large quilt garden. Middlebury is a good central...

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

I was introduced to this hotel through a bus tour from Ontario, Canada. I spent 3 fabulous nights at this gorgeous hotel. The service was excellent, staff amazing and friendly. We dined on mouthwatering homemade meals, which reminded me of down home meals. The beds/pillows suited my fancy perfectly and I had the best 3 nights sleep that I had...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The staff was very accommodating & wanted to make our stay comfortable. The 2 queen bed room was huge compared to most hotels where I've stayed. Only bad thing was the pillows were like rocks so I should have asked for something softer.

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Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stay here a few times a year and this trip we were offered a loyalty card which will entitle us to a free night after ten paid nights! Love, love, love it!! Also, we visited on the very busy Saturday of Labor Day weekend and, as guests at the Inn, we got a "reservation" for the restaurant that entitled...

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Clinton Township, Michigan
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The hotel has a very quaint and friendly atmosphere. All of the staff was very nice and helpful. The complimentary cookies in the evening were great! The breakfast was good. The pool area was great! The room was a good size. Walking distance to the Essenhaus restaurant and bakery.

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Nekoosa, Wi
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If you are thinking about staying in Shipshewana or anywhere in the area this is the place to stay. The inn is beautiful and the grounds are manicured perfectly. When we were told the only room left when we checked in was in the old section I was a little worried. As soon as we entered the atrium where our...

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Farmington, Michigan
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've been staying here almost thirty years. Great spot to stay with a group. The public spaces are very homelike, comfy and private. Great food, lovely shopping and roomy bedrooms make it great for a girls weekend out.

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Home style cooking, portions standard sizes, nothing really large, but weren't skimpy. Food was good, but nothing outstanding, although the pie was fantastic! My husband had the fresh peach pie and it was amazing! Excellent service. Shops are cute and fun to look around, either after you eat or if you have to wait for a table.

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Chicago
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The Essenhaus Inn & Conference Center is conveniently located in the heart of Amish country. My wife and I needed to "chill" for a couple days, and we were very happy we chose this place. The grounds and ambiance promote a sense of relaxation and well-being. The landscaping was beautifully maintained. I was amazed by the cleanliness (even the stairwells)...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guests rave about the Essenhaus Inn & Conference Center! In the heart of Amish Country, you'll experience elegance and comfort from the moment you walk in the door. Unique decor reflects the local culture and community and adds to the comfort and hospitality you expect in Northern Indiana Amish Country. With 89 generously-sized guestrooms and all the amenities and conveniences guests have come to expect, our facility is ADA compliant.Following a peaceful night's rest, every guest can take advantage of our complimentary breakfast. With an indoor pool, fitness room and therapeutic hot tub, guests have the option of enjoying a variety of down time activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Essenhaus Inn & Conference Center

Address: 240 US Highway 20, Middlebury, IN 46540-9713 (Formerly Das Dutchman Essenhaus)
Region: United States > Indiana > Middlebury
Price Range: RM329 - RM463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 88
Also Known As:
Das Dutchman Essenhaus Hotel Middlebury
Essenhaus Hotel Middlebury
Country Inn Middlebury
Middlebury Country Inn
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“The older section is vintage in style, unique rooms all different, the newer side has larger, more modern style rooms,”
 of 5 bubbles Nana529, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try a South facing view for a very pleasant stay.”
 of 5 bubbles LombardiImages, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We choose a room on the back. Parking closer to the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Wheels282, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“try for a balcony room but all of the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles KaranGina, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in new section, on 2nd floor. Close to nice breakfast area. Bakery supplied the bread and morning pastries.”
 of 5 bubbles GoldieK, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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