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Recent Indiana property reviews

  • Summer Vacation

    "this house is everything it says it is and then some. Having two kitchens worked out great. The new Weber grill was nice to grill out on. Very accomodating for our family of 9...we all had our space so we were not sitting on top of each other and cramped. Great that we even had somewhere for us to squeeze in a ball game across the street from the house. We made so many wonderful memories staying here and look forard to coming back again."
    Guest: Linda Date of Stay: July 2012 Review Submitted: August 8, 2012
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  • Ms. Spin

    "The facility was quite charming. The rooms were very spacious for a home of that age. The stairs to the second floor are quite narrow and steep. The kitchen was well equipped. The bathrooms were nicely up to date."
    Guest: Ms. Spin Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 14, 2014
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  • Awesome home and Awesome owners

    "I have been meaning to write this review for some time now. We had our wedding here in September 2013. We rented the house for a week, and had the ceremony on the beach and the reception at the house. The owners were great to work with and were more than happy to let us host our event here. The grounds looked amazing and the house inside is beautiful. You cannot beat the location as it it right across the street from the beach. The pictures do not do this home justice! I'm hoping to maybe rent the house for our anniversary! Thank you so much for letting us use your house for such a special day in our lives!"
    Guest: Annie Date of Stay: September 2013 Review Submitted: March 11, 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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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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