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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Take it from me, we owned 2 vacation rentals. The cleanliness, sumptuous linens, great amenities (read chocolate!) and out of this world breakfasts go over and above the typical B&B experience. The 11,000 sq ft mansion has a lot of rooms to choose from all with private baths. Best place to stay in South Bend, Mishawaka.

Thank GrayParrot50
Kansas City, MO
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Four couples came for a ND football game and we all stayed here. Charming! The rooms are spacious and breakfast is fabulous! Not to be missed. PS they are bakers! The breads are pastries were to die for.

Thank wpbkc
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just spent another incredible weekend at the Oliver Inn with Alice & Tom. If you read the reviews, you will find a consistent theme, The Oliver Inn is fantastic. Tom and Alice are so dedicated to making every detail perfect. They continue to invest in keeping the Inn up-to-date while never losing its warmth and charm. We have already booked...

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Staying at the Oliver Inn is like going home. You are greeted with smiles and warm hugs, shown to your room and encouraged to help yourself to cold drinks and warm cookies and to enjoy relaxing in any of the common rooms or the several sitting areas on the beautiful property. The breakfast is always something to look forward to....

Thank GrannyOlson
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Every detail of the Oliver Inn lended itself to the perfect weekend. The lovely Inn owners welcomed us as we arrived and gave us a tour of the home. This home is very spacious and elegantly decorated. I viewed several guest rooms and each was as lovely as the next. Our room was on the third floor and I believe...

Thank Robin T
Glastonbury, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Excellent Bed and Breakfast in South Bend, IN. Caring, wonderful Inn keepers, great company and spectacular breakfast. What else can you say! Second visit to Notre Dame and this is the place to stay. We will come back for sure.

Thank salazarjuan2016
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Thank you, Tom and Alice, for your hospitality during my recent stay. As always, my room was spotless and perfectly what I needed during a long week away from home on business. You never fail to amaze me. Great job!

1Thank Grinny1
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Wanted a nice get away after a busy summer and this was even better than I had imagined. Great Inn Keepers, great food, fascinating Indiana history at the Inn and within a short walking distance of the Inn.

Thank Matt L
Metairie, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We discovered & stayed at the lovely Oliver Inn last year on a visit to Notre Dame. Our time there was so wonderful, we returned again this year! The Inn is a beautiful Victorian mansion kept impeccably by Tom & Alice, the owners. The bathrooms are modern but have touches to make them feel historic. Tom & Alice know their...

Thank Libby T
Portland, Indiana
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Oliver Inn is a beautifully restored historic home. The innkeepers are delightful people who graciously share the history of the home and help you plan your travels to your next destination. I highly recommend the Oliver Inn and will stay there again if my travels take me to South Bend, IN.

Thank Bev A

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This lovely Victorian 25 room mansion was built for entertaining. Guests may choose from one of nine large and beautifully decorated guest rooms, some with fireplaces, private balcony, claw foot tubs, marble sinks or Jacuzzi. Lovely landscaped one acre estate with lawn swings, gardens, gazebo and fountain. The Bavarian style Carriage House is an archetectural gem, totally unique to the area and has been newly renovated into a two bedroom, two bath suite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oliver Inn

Address: 630 West Washington Street, South Bend, IN 46601
Region: United States > Indiana > South Bend
Price Range: RM700 - RM1,021 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Oliver Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Every room has it's individual character. But they are all really wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles NancyL155, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any! I was in the Colfax room--very charming and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 552vassilikis, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure and keep your AC/heat fan on all night as there are distant trains if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles GrayParrot50, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Several rooms with jet tubs”
 of 5 bubbles mattlZ452DY, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Inn also offers larger rooms with king size beds and fireplaces. These are our personal favorites.”
 of 5 bubbles mmprovines, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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