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Ivy Court Inn & Suites

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Our second stay here for Notre Dame sporting events and it's still impresses us each time. The staff and managers are amazing, and they always go out of the way to make your stay the best it can be. The staff also makes great suggestions on where to go and what to do and see.

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Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for coming back to visit us and choosing to stay with us again. We try to treat everyone like family and we know for a lot of Notre Dame sporting events it's a bucket list thing to do so we just want to continue to create that great experience for all.

Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Overall a nice place. It is a little run down, however. Our room had a broken toilet on check in but the front desk moved us easily to a different room. Good location to Notre Dame. Staff very friendly.

Thank stevezrzrzr
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. The staff is great and friendly and we're glad we were able to move you so quickly to a vacant room.

suburb of Indianapolis
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had a lovely room, and the service was fine, very helpful. The buffet was supposed to be a highlight of the area. Mostly it is an unexceptional buffet, but they do make real eggs over soft, and that was a treat in a long line of hotel scrambled eggs. Real biscuits as well.

Thank perambulator
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The ladies working the breakfast area are great with making guests a different type of egg other then scrambled. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to you staying next time your in the area.

Alexandria, Louisiana
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I couldn’t ask for anything more at this hotel. I was given a friendly welcome at the front desk and the service remained friendly and helpful throughout my stay. My room was large, with a desk, comfortable bed, chest of drawers, refrigerator, microwave, and in-room sink! It was within walking distance to the Notre Dame campus, which was right across...

Thank NatParkTravelers
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for all the kind words and the feedback from your visit. We do have a side entrance as well that there are no steps too, just a small little ramp, for any guests that may need that or for a luggage cart. We look forward to your next visit to South Bend and welcome you back to Ivy...

Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Big, beautiful room with a large, good bed. The breakfast is much better than when I stayed here 15 years ago! And another good thing: You could rent a bike. The ND campus is like a big park where it is nice to bike.

Thank Fokus96
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. We try to continue to improve and we are so grateful that you have enjoyed our breakfast, which is included in the rates, as well as the opportunity to rent a bike and tour the scenic campus of Notre Dame.

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I stay at Ivy Court Often and it's the only hotel I'll stay while in South Bend. The staff goes head & shoulders to make your stay enjoyable. You'll feel right at home with the excellent service, and stupendous breakfast.

Thank Rob B
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Ivy court Inn & Suites. We appreciate that you choose us each time that you stay to have the home cooked breakfast and excellent customer service.

Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The staff was very courteous and helpful - they went out of their way to make sure your stay was enjoyable. Very nice hotel - clean and close to Notre Dame. Supply daily breakfast for all guests. You can walk to campus and surrounding area.

Thank JoePesci33
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your response. We like people to feel like family here, which includes the made from scratch breakfast daily. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

THE place to stay for Notre Dame games. Close by, walking distance, but, far enough away that one can go to sleep at night. Ridiculous pricing--for game weekends--but, all the places in the area do the same thing. One of the best in the area.

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Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us over a football weekend. We know that prices are higher on game weekends, but we try to stay under our competitors. We look forward to having you back again sometime soon.

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

In town to visit our son and once again called the Ivy Court home for the weekend. We really like staying here as the rooms are nice, the staff is friendly, a great breakfast and close to ND campus. The hotel is repairing water damage in the basement but that did not impact our visit. We will be back!

Thank Mack M
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us again. Our basements should be finished being remodeled soon due to the water damage we took on. The made from scratch breakfast is simply delicious. Look forward to your next visit.

Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We arrived right after there had been several days of heavy rains. The bottom floor of the hotel was flooded and not accessible. the ice machine and vending machines were located on this floor. To accommodate their guest, the hotel brought in ice in a cooler and offered snacks and sodas, at no cost, at the front desk. We stayed...

Thank David m
Tracy P, Front Office Manager at Ivy Court Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. With the basement being closed, due to the bad weather we took on, we tried to accommodate in the best way possible to make the guests still feel at home. We look forward to your next visit and still have openings for the first and last football game weekends this year.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you’re looking for a stylish, boutique-style hotel or relaxing overnight accommodations next to the University of Notre Dame, you’re inn luck. The newly renovated Ivy Court Inn and Suites is located directly across the street from the University of Notre Dame’s campus and unbeatably close to the heart of the city of South Bend. We want to help make your stay happy, convenient, and comfortable when visiting the Notre Dame/South Bend area. At Ivy Court, we’re pleased to offer a unique experience with various room plans from which to choose, gathering spaces complete with an exercise room, and a hot breakfast buffet with made-to-order eggs and make-your-own waffles. We offer unbeatable amenities and are located in close proximity to many South Bend attractions, world-class universities, healthcare institutions, corporate businesses, and Indiana’s first two-site, state-certified technology park. We are a convenient and charming drive from local Amish Country, nearby casinos, outlet mall shopping, the exciting and diverse “Windy City” of Chicago, and the city of Indianapolis. Just take a look around and you’ll enjoy views like no other: the famed Golden Dome, The House That Rockne Built—Notre Dame Football Stadium, Basilica, and, of course, Touchdown Jesus. We’re proud of our standing as a Better Business Bureau-certified hotel. And, our hotel exterior isn’t the only green thing around – we have a green mission, too, and we follow and cultivate environmentally friendly practices every day at our hotel. We invite you to look around and get comfortable. You’ll soon see why Ivy Court Inn & Suites is the choice for accommodations in South Bend. We look forward to welcoming you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivy Court Inn & Suites

Address: 1404 Ivy Ct, South Bend, IN 46637-5684
Region: United States > Indiana > South Bend
Price Range: €102 - €183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ivy Court Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Ivy Court Inn And Suites
Ivy Court Hotel South Bend
Jamison Hotel
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#2 Romantic Hotel in South Bend
#3 Green Hotel in South Bend
#3 Business Hotel in South Bend
#3 Family Hotel in South Bend
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