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Recent Indiana reviews

  • Relaxing!

    "Rating Details: I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. I was very happy with the location. The vacation rental was spotless. The property manager was very helpful. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: We had a great stay. Beautiful resort community, beautiful beach on Lake Michigan. We are already planning a return trip in 2015."
    Guest: A guest from Ferndale, MI Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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  • Great place, great location, great family getaway.

    "This is a perfect place to stay for a family getaway, family reunion or other larger gathering. It is on a quite road just accross from the beach. The beach is amaizing. Perfect for kids of all ages as it start shallow and gets deeper slowly. The house was perfect for our family of 15. So many bathrooms which was helpful after a long day at a sandy beach. The outdoor area was covered and we all fit underneath when it rained. We walked to the zoo one day and I can't say enough about the location. Everything was perfect and I wouldn't have changed a thing. Thanks for making our small family reunion wonderful."
    Guest: Marni Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 25, 2014
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  • Sister Weekend

    "This is our favorite home away from home! The peacefulness and tranquility of Zenadu's surroundings provide rest and relaxation. We especially enjoy the screened in porch for morning coffee and late night chats. The scenic walk to the beach was well worth it! Thanks for another amazing Sister Weekend!!"
    Guest: Diane K. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 7, 2014
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  • Notre Dame Football Weekend

    "This home made our ND football weekend outstanding. Our party had 3 couples, one with 3 small children. The four spacious bedrooms plus an extra side room fit our needs perfectly. The house was immaculate and had more extras than we could have ever anticipated: quiche, Starbucks coffee, cream for Saturday breakfast, bathrobes in every bedroom, abundant towels, snacks, an empty kitchen refrigerator ready to accept our weekend's perishables, etc. For supper after the game, we catered in to accommodate two other couples and 10 of our son's best ND friends. No problem with room for everyone--the large kitchen and dining room tables and TV/den area accommodated everyone. Several days prior to our arrival, the owner contacted us for any special requirements and stressed there was no fixed check out time on Sunday. We were so pleased, in less than a day following our departure, we contacted the owner to reserve this home for a 2015 ND weekend. Not enough superlatives to describe how pleased we were."
    Guest: klcle Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 18, 2014
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Indiana Travel Tips

Getting to Indiana Vacation Rentals

There are two main travel hubs to Indiana. If you are traveling to the central or southern regions of the state, you will fly to Indianapolis International Airport. The airport hosts all major North American carriers and has regular commercial flight connections. If you are traveling to the far southern parts of Indiana, the most convenient access point would be Louisville International Airport in Kentucky. The airport is located just across the Ohio River which forms the state border with Indiana. For travelers who will be spending their vacations on Lake Michigan and in the northern parts of Indiana, the best airport to travel to would be either Chicago O'Hare International Airport or Chicago Midway International Airport. Technically, this area falls into the greater Chicago Metropolitan area even though it is part of Indiana. From all these airports, there are good public transport links into the cities and surrounding areas. There is an extensive rail network which provides easy access to the major cities. If you prefer, you can also hire a car and drive to your vacation destination.

Attractions and Activities at Indiana Lake Homes

One of the most popular vacation destinations in Indiana is Lake Michigan. The state borders only a small portion of the lakeshore but it is where many of the vacation homes are concentrated. Because Indiana is on the southeastern shoreline, visitors can benefit from magnificent sunsets over the lake. Favorite pastimes include fishing and boating. Many of the lakeside communities are quite seasonal and become hives of activity during the summer months. There are often fishing tournaments and other fun-filled events that take place in season.

If you want to explore some of the lakeshore, you can hire a canoe or kayak and go for a leisurely paddle. There are several State Parks where you can enjoy nature trails, go for hikes and spend the early morning birdwatching. The Dunes State Park is a section of land along the Lake Michigan shoreline which is ideal for wildlife viewing. There are many other state parks in Indiana where you can go hiking or mountain biking. In the south central part of Indiana, you can visit the Bluespring Caverns in Bedford where you take a boat ride through the caves. Indiana has a rich cultural heritage and this is evidenced by the many museums dotted throughout the state. Several are dedicated specifically to the artistic heritage of Indiana.

Visitors to Indiana Cottages

Indiana is a great family vacation destination. Whether you are fishing along the shore of Lake Michigan or hiking a nature trail, there are many different outdoor activities that you can enjoy as a family. There are also several fun amusement parks that offer rides and entertainment for kids of all ages. For those who have an interest in art and culture, there are many art galleries and museums in the major towns and cities in Indiana. If you are an outdoor-type person and want to explore nature, there are many state parks where you can go mountain biking or hiking along the nature trails.

Seasons to Visit Indiana

Indiana has attractions that can be enjoyed throughout the year. For those who want to enjoy the lakes and parks, the best time of year to visit would be during the summer months. The temperatures are generally hot with the occasional thunderstorms. The peak travel season is during the months of July and August which coincide with the summer vacation season. Many families choose this time of year to have an extended family vacation.

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