We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Lil Black Bear Inn

    8072 State Road 46 E, Nashville, IN 47448-9396
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$122
    US$133
    View Deal
    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (17)
    Comfort Inn
    211 reviews
    #3 of 7 hotels in Nashville
    12.3 km
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    769 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    11.8 km
     
    Hotel Indigo Columbus Downtown
    345 reviews
    #2 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    14.9 km
     
    Residence Inn Columbus
    130 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    10.5 km
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus/Edinburgh
    597 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.3 km
     
    Brown County Inn
    381 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Nashville
    12.9 km
     
    Hampton Inn Columbus / Taylorsville / Edinburgh
    443 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.2 km
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Edinburgh
    216 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.4 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good17%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible23%
    Travellers talk about
    “chit chat” (2 reviews)
    “other guests” (7 reviews)
    “brown county” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Babysitting
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from US$122.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nashville hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "96e8c5baa7ec4afe80a9090c4c3fb4c6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":76443,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32628039],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":122,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"96e8c5baa7ec4afe80a9090c4c3fb4c6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"hotelName":"Lil Black Bear Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk2ZThjNWJhYTdlYzRhZmU4MGE5MDkwYzRjM2ZiNGM2IiwiQUlLIjoiNGU4OTAxNGQyYmQyNDcyMzg0NjA2MzQ3MTBlOTBhNTcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$122", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32628039":"Expedia","78886296":"OrbitzEWS","52109925":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (93)
    There are newer reviews for Lil Black Bear Inn
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    41 - 45 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 24 November 2013

    My boyfriend and I decided to take a weekend trip to Nashville after we saw a Groupon offered for Always Inn. We thought it would be a great opportunity to check out the town before the weather got too cold and to take a day...More

    3  Thank Courtney C
    Reviewed 24 November 2013

    We have stayed at several B&B's and this was probably our worst experience. The Inn could use many updates, but we were disappointed with the amenities that it lists, but were not available to us, and the minimal service offered at Breakfast. There are no...More

    4  Thank frequentraveler13638
    Response from fredadanzig, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 26 November 2013

    Dear Suzette and Chris: So sorry that you were disappointed in your stay at Always Inn Brown County. I was at the inn the day prior to your arrival and the internet worked fine. I have shown Lois and Marvin how to reset the modem...More

    Reviewed 24 November 2013

    My wife and I decided to leave town without the kid for a romantic one night getaway. We had never been to Brown County and decided that is where we were going. We found what seemed like a good deal on Groupon for a one...More

    4  Thank Consumer00001
    Response from fredadanzig, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 26 November 2013

    Thank you for the opportunity to speak with me on the phone yesterday about your stay at Always Inn Brown County. The power going out at breakfast time was unfortunate; it came back on at 11:40 a.m. I am refunding each room $20 since a...More

    Reviewed 17 November 2013

    Our host and hostess made our experience a very pleasant one. They made us feel right at home. The rooms were very charming and the breakfast was great... (thank you marvin and louis) for an overall pleasant, and relaxing vacation... The johnson's

    Thank katiena1972
    Reviewed 7 November 2013

    After reading through all reviews we thought maybe this would be a nice place to stay and give a chance, we were wrong this was terrible and scary to begin with the Inn looks nice from the road and we were very pleased and even...More

    3  Thank Kathy C
    Response from fredadanzig, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 26 November 2013

    As Always Inn Brown County approaches its 25th anniversary of serving visitors and neighbors, we strive to continuously improve by responding to the good and bad feedback from guests. When a reviewer suggests that other guest reviews are misleading and/or "written by the innkeepers," it...More

    Comfort Inn
    211 reviews
    #3 of 7 hotels in Nashville
    12.3 km
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    769 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    11.8 km
     
    Hotel Indigo Columbus Downtown
    345 reviews
    #2 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    14.9 km
     
    Residence Inn Columbus
    130 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Columbus
    10.5 km
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus/Edinburgh
    597 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.3 km
     
    Brown County Inn
    381 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Nashville
    12.9 km
     
    Hampton Inn Columbus / Taylorsville / Edinburgh
    443 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.2 km
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Edinburgh
    216 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Edinburgh
    17.4 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$121 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Booking.com, Cancelon, Orbitz and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Lil Black Bear Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Indiana >
    • Nashville
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (17)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Gnaw Mart
    18 reviews
    5.14 km away
    The Farmhouse Cafe & Tea Room
    95 reviews
    12.08 km away
    Papa's Grill
    250 reviews
    11.40 km away
    El Nopal Mexican Cuisine
    91 reviews
    12.50 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Brown County Winery
    144 reviews
    5.62 km away
    Bear Wallow Distillery
    69 reviews
    6.04 km away
    Brown County Playhouse
    72 reviews
    13.02 km away
    Jack & Jill Nut Shop
    21 reviews
    13.00 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Kayde M
    23 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from James F | Property representative |
    The lily has a view of the front of the property its on the first floor with its own covered patio sliding glass door exit to it can do a discount
    1
    Vote
    aberger91190
    26 September 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
    About 10 miles.
    0
    Votes
    Missy D
    20 August 2016|
    Answer
    Response from FredaDS | Property representative |
    We have the White Pine Room on the first level of Always Inn Brown County and can bring breakfast down to the room in the morning so you don't have to navigate stairs. We also built a deck with a ramp from the first level... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Wild Oak room has a nice view of the woods, but the room itself: bad, very bad."
    Read review
    "Definitely not the Bitter Sweet Room"
    Read review
    "The Bittersweet Room is absolutely perfect!"
    Read review
    "the rooms are very nice and clean but security is a massive issue, we stayed in the Bittersweet and it was a..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing