Unique Places to Stay Near Indianapolis

Castle: A Church Built in 1903, Wabash

The basement of this early 1900’s church has been fully renovated to include five private bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a kitchenette, living room and dinning room. This location is within walking distance of downtown Wabash where you can walk the six acres of Charley Creek Gardens, shop for antiques or catch a show.
From $330 per night.

Barn from the 1800’s & Gorgeous Studio Space Near La Porte

This unique 3000 sq ft 18th Century Barn has a large open plan lounge/kitchen/dining space on the mid level. There is a full size pool table and real wood fire. A large open plan loft bedroom overlooks the living space. On the lower level there are two bedrooms with a second bathroom. The River Rock Studio offers 1200 sq ft of flexible open plan lounge, studio and sleeping space. Let the host know in advance how you would like to use this space, either as studio or sleeping space.

Glamping in a Yurt on the Tippecanoe River

Beautiful view of the river. This is Glamping. There is electricity, hot water, and usually enough cell service to text. No internet. Inside wood stove for heat. Outdoor kitchen: stove, grill, small fridge, pans, utensils all provided. Outdoor hot water bath tub and shower. Outhouse – 2 seater! 🙂 Privet – Great for: couples, families, fishing, and float trips. Stairs to river. Large fire pit. Good for group events: reunions, weddings, etc. The space One large room, 20 foot diameter, 365 sq.ft. Walls roll up. Beautiful view. Six foot round skylight. 16 ft tall. Inside wood burning stove with window. Very very warm! Minimal furniture. I can reconfigure the space for your needs. Wrap around porch and balcony over the river and stairs down to the river.
Starts at $71 per night.

Glamping in a Forest Hut, Nashville, Indiana

Sleeps 2. One sleeping hut with double bed * Bathroom in the main house up the hill * Secluded campfire circle with chairs, table and firewood * Kitchen hut with tiny dorm size refrigerator, table and chairs Easy-camping, no tent needed. Just bring your food, cooking and hiking supplies. Trails in 180 acre state forest surrounding camp. Shared shower and bathroom up the hill in the main house.
Starts at $45 per night

Rustic Barn Stay

Sleeps 2. Room for entertaining others and RV parking. Secluded country barn in Parke County (Home of the Covered Bridge Festival). Fishing nearby, rustic and plenty to do. 14 miles from Turkey Run State Park, four miles from Raccoon Lake.
Starts at $76 per night

Barn Loft Near Downtown Indy

Sleeps 2. Sleep in the loft of a restored barn, just 10 minutes from downtown Indy. Guests have access to the farm grounds to feed goats and sheep and explore the garden. There’s a game room on the first floor and yard games are available. Fire pit and gas grill available for use.
Starts at $61 per night

Camping in a Shed Retreat, North Manchester

Sleeps 2. Sleep over at a former goat farm turned garden oasis and enjoy glamping conditions. This property is best enjoyed during non-winter months. Not suitable for children under 12. Kayaking is available nearby.
Starts at $49 per night

Barn Stay Near Salamonie State Park

Sleeps 6. This carriage house is on the second floor of an antique horse barn. Set within five acres of land surrounded by Salamonie State Property & bordering the Salamonie Reservoir, there are trails near the property that can be used for horseback riding or hiking. The barn is home to horses, a cat, 12 chickens, 3 ducks and visiting pigeons. Horse boarding is available but horses are not available for rent or borrow. Bring your own travel crib or pack and play if needed.
Starts at $125 per night

Stay on a Houseboat Near Cliffty Falls

Sleeps 3. Enjoy shopping and dining in Madison or Vevay, visit Beltera Casino, Rising Sun, Hollywood Casino and Neeley Family Distillery. The houseboat is parked in a marina and cannot be moved. No swimming near the boat.
Starts at $125 per night

Renovated Barn Near South Bend

This modern barn has a private apartment that sleeps 4. Located close to downtown Wakarusa, Mishawaka and South Bend. The welcoming fireplace is the perfect setting for reading or playing board games.  This studio apartment has one bedroom and additional sleeping spaces in the common areas. There’s a game room in the base of the Barn house’s silo.
Starts at $137 per night

Gorgeous Renovated Barn in Nashville, Indiana

A renovated 20th-century barn sleeps 6 guests in comfortable and modern accommodations. Guests will enjoy the pool table, soaker tub, fire pit refreshing walks around the surrounding 16 acres full of wildlife.
Starts at $264 per night

Romantic Weekend Stay in a Barn

Sleeps 2. Full kitchen and a second story deck overlooking cornfields. 22 miles from Carpenter Creek Winery and 15 miles from Fair Oaks Farm.
Starts at $130 per night

Houseboat Stay on the Ohio River

Sleeps 5-12 people. Beautiful, scenic views, kayaking, fishing and exploring. Stay aboard a houseboat that’s a great spot for checking out other landmarks and attractions. 40 minutes to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum, 40 minutes to Madison, Indiana and Clifty Falls. Near wineries and casinos. Not suitable for children age 2 and under.
Starts at $115 per night

Cabin Stay in Greenwood

Sleeps 8. Beautiful cabin with all of the modern conveniences. Clean, exquisite decor. Near many south side attractions and not too far from Indianapolis attractions.
Starts at $185 per night

Sleep in a Tipi with a Seasonal Pool in Terre Haute

Sleeps 4. Perfect for that family that’s interested in trying camping. This tipi style tent is all set up for you when you arrive. Plus, during the summer, you’ll have access to a shared pool and trampoline. A picnic table and fire ring are provided at each site. A latrine is provided nearby will be shared with other guests.
Starts at $25 per night

Renovated Barn Near Culver, Indiana

Just 1.2 miles from Lake Maxinkuckee, this 1916 barn has been renovated and updated to be comfortable for up to five guests. The artsy decor will leave you inspired and full of creative ideas.
Starts at $550 per night

Sleep in a Tipi in French Lick

If camping and roughing it are your idea of a good time and the weather is nice, check in to one of these real tipis in French Lick, Indiana. The price is right and you’ll be near all of the amenities and attractions that make French Lick famous.
Starts at $45 per night

Stay on a Private Island

This private island on Lake Wawasee has a main house with three bedrooms, a large screened in porch and a separate bunk house with two sets of bunk beds and a living room with a pull out couch. Plenty of parking space for vehicles, walking distance to restaurants and shopping and boat parking too. The island sleeps 20.

Barndominium on a Mini Farm and Micro Brewery

Converted barn offers an upstairs open loft concept including kitchen, living area with wood stove and private bathroom. This cabin like barn is close to hunting, fishing and hiking on property or at several nearby parks. Guests can interact with livestock on the property and visit the grapevine garden, hops garden and several seasonal gardens. Beer making classes and wine making classes are held seasonally as interest dictates. Sleeps 6.

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