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South Bend, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a Bachelorette weekend and the grounds are immaculate and the rooms are nice, cozy, and clean. Would stay here again whenever I want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. It's peaceful and quiet here.

Thank womanoffaith81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Essenhaus is so good! It's all homemade. I would recommend ordering off the menu and not the buffet. The bakery is amazing! So many different choices. Loved the donuts! And also the Amish noodles

Thank Joyce B
Galesburg, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been many tmes but not for many months, could not believe how things had not changed, everything sparkled , looked like it was just opening!!!! Had room on third floor , large King with love seat and table, huge well decorated room. So many different styles of rooms,all well designed.

Thank Nana529
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Have stayed here several times and highly recommend. Very clean, very comfortable, very friendly. Excellent value. Easy to find. Nearby shops and restaurant and bakery. near Shipshawanna and attractions. Non smoking, non alcoholic. Includes breakfast buffet which was very good.

Thank jadr43
Shelby Township, Michigan
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This hotel complex offers an environment that permits one to relax and enjoy life while still offering activities for all. One may have a great dinner, enjoy a play, take a carriage ride, or just enjoy the beautiful country setting. In addition, shops are readily available for browsing and buying. For "old car" buffs, a car show is usually happening...

Thank LombardiImages
Kewanee, Illinois
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights and it was very relaxing and peaceful. The room and common areas are very clean and decorated in such a cozy manner. My room was quite large and very quiet. The best part of breakfast is the little apple fritters they serve. My only complaint is that my mattress seemed rather hard and uncomfortable....

Thank KRtravelmom
Noblesville, Indiana
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Staff were excellent. Rooms bright and clean. We stayed in the newer section. Easy to park and get around. We went to a Notre Dame game and got in late. The Essenhaus Inn is easy to drive to from the game. The breakfast is either sausage and gravy or scrambled eggs. There were small rolls and waffles. I would have...

Thank Wheels282
Lawrenceville, Georgia
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk in you feel like you're home. Beautiful country style decor and large, welcoming spaces. Oversized rooms, each one uniquely decorated In an Amish style with quilts on the beds. Lovely grounds, well manicured and decorated with seasonal items that compliment the buildings. Visitors can also enjoy a complimentary hot item continental breakfast or eat at...

1Thank CathyOnTheGo
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I had a wonderful stay. My room was on the 2nd floor and it was lovely. The room was large with a king bed( very comfy) a love seat and coffee table and standing lamp. I also had a desk and round table with 2 chairs. My bath was roomy with 2 parts with sinks in each. I also had...

Thank KaranGina
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for dinner at the Essen hauser. The food was just wonderful. Chicken is their specialty. They have two dinning areas family stile and menu. A bakery in the back is a must to see. Lots of home made stuff to make you bigger then you are today. But you will have a smile on you face.

Thank Don V

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guests rave about the Essenhaus Inn & Conference Center! In the heart of Amish Country, you'll experience elegance and comfort from the moment you walk in the door. Unique decor reflects the local culture and community and adds to the comfort and hospitality you expect in Northern Indiana Amish Country. With 89 generously-sized guestrooms and all the amenities and conveniences guests have come to expect, our facility is ADA compliant.Following a peaceful night's rest, every guest can take advantage of our complimentary breakfast. With an indoor pool, fitness room and therapeutic hot tub, guests have the option of enjoying a variety of down time activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Essenhaus Inn & Conference Center

Address: 240 US Highway 20, Middlebury, IN 46540-9713 (Formerly Das Dutchman Essenhaus)
Region: United States > Indiana > Middlebury
Price Range: €69 - €97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 88
Also Known As:
Das Dutchman Essenhaus Hotel Middlebury
Essenhaus Hotel Middlebury
Country Inn Middlebury
Middlebury Country Inn
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“The older section is vintage in style, unique rooms all different, the newer side has larger, more modern style rooms,”
 of 5 bubbles Nana529, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try a South facing view for a very pleasant stay.”
 of 5 bubbles LombardiImages, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We choose a room on the back. Parking closer to the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Wheels282, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“try for a balcony room but all of the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles KaranGina, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in new section, on 2nd floor. Close to nice breakfast area. Bakery supplied the bread and morning pastries.”
 of 5 bubbles GoldieK, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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