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The Van Buren Hotel at Shipshewana

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“flea market”(34 reviews)
“front desk”(40 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsflea marketfront deskclosed on sundayssausage pattiesamish countrywhirlpool roomfresh fruitnice pool areastayed for two nightscountry inn suiteshot breakfastvery nice hotelwould stay here againfront porchrocking chairsspent one nightbreakfast was included
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

My sister and I stayed two days. The hotel was close to all the places we wanted to visit. The room was spacious with comfortable beds. Internet worked great. very quite never heard any noise. The breakfast was very good. The only downside was that...More

Thank nancyeharriso
Response from VanBurenHotel, Sales at The Van Buren Hotel at ShipshewanaResponded 23 May 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Van Buren Hotel. Our goal is to exceed our guest's expectations. The breakfast TV is tuned to guest requests and we are always happy to change the station to accommodate. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The staff was wonderful, attentive and informative. Fresh cookies in the afternoon were delicious and a nice added treat. What lacked was the cleanliness of the hotel and the room. The carpets were dirty and could use some attention. The bedding was older and the...More

Thank momof3boysplus1girl
Response from VanBurenHotel, Sales at The Van Buren Hotel at ShipshewanaResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for letting us know what you feel is lacking in our hotel. We are constantly upgrading and changing to accommodate our guests. For instance, we have just added new chairs and pancakes to our breakfast. Again, we appreciate your response and look forward...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

The room was very clean and had all the necessary amenities. Staff was very nice and helpful. Big room and bathroom. Furniture was very nice. More home like than hotel like. Breakfast was delicious. Would stay here again.

Thank williamsreporting
Response from VanBurenHotel, Sales at The Van Buren Hotel at ShipshewanaResponded 23 May 2017

We appreciate the opportunity to host you; and look forward to seeing you in the future. Thank you for taking the time to tell us your favorite parts of our hotel.

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Ms. Jennifer Brown or To Whom It May Concern My boyfriend, Kenneth Allan and I ( Catherine Funk ) booked a room at your hotel for a very special occasion to us. We could have found a place in Shipshewana for a lot more reasonable...More

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Response from VanBurenHotel, General Manager at The Van Buren Hotel at ShipshewanaResponded 11 May 2017

I would like to apologize to you again. As I explained to you, we compensated your room for your first night; we also immediately moved you to another room when you brought this to our attention the next day. We offered to move your luggage....More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We visit Shipshewana several times a year. We always stay at The Van Buren. It is quiet, just outside of town. The staff at this hotel are fantastic. Always welcome us. The rooms are clean, comfortable and reasonably priced. Breakfast offers a great variety of...More

Thank Nancy F
Response from VanBurenHotel, General Manager at The Van Buren Hotel at ShipshewanaResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words about our staff and our clean rooms, it is so nice to hear about our guest experiences while staying with us. We want our guest to have an awesome and relaxing stay, and we are happy to...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Banquet Room
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (5)
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Bathroom (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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lw45235
1 February 2017|
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Response from VanBurenHotel |
11 am is the check out time. 3 pm is check in. Thank you for your question!
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lw45235
1 February 2017|
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what is check in time
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jmr3514
2 March 2016|
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Response from hotel7780 | Property representative |
WE have updated our cancellation policy. It is now 24 hours in advance. So 6 P.M. 1 day before arrival.
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Room Tips
"whirpool suite; comfortable bed; close to shopping"
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"High floors are good for allergy sufferers"
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"I think any room here would be great."
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"We were at the end of the second floor at the opposite end from the pool. It was very quiet."
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