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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far (in my opinion) the best decision my parents could have made regarding lodging accommodations for my bridal party and extended family/out-of-town guests for my wedding. It's centrally located in Indianapolis in the historic Old Northside area of town. The interior is just gorgeous, there is a lounge/hangout room that was the perfect place for me and... More 

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Thank Faith C
Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for the honor of letting us be a part of your special occasion. My entire staff truly enjoyed you and your family AND NEW FAMILY! We hope to see you on your many anniversaries to come! Best Regards, Staff at the Villa/Stone Soup Inn/Looking Glass Inn More 

Sandusky, Ohio
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful properties I have ever visited. Someone has taken this historic property, retained it's integrity and integrated all of the creature comforts I seek. The location is close to downtown and within a short walk of a fun, little restaurant called Tinker Street. Plenty of free parking. There is a level of professionalism that I knew... More 

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Thank Meredith E
Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for sharing and spreading the word with our bed and breakfast community. See you on the return trip! More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
2 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

My first time in Indy, and my first time at a B&B. Great city, great accommodations. Staff was friendly and gave helpful suggestions on what to do and where to go. The inn is beautifully decorated and has a sense of charm and elegance. I think walking is a great way to experience a city, and I was able to... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

Walking our historic district is a unique opportunity! Looking forward to your return. More 

Munster, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

While visiting family in the area we stayed at the Villa. It was a great location for us, easy to get to from the highway and so close to all the fun things to do downtown. It is a very unique building filled with gorgeous furnishings. Our four year old had a lot of fun pretending he was a knight... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I had been to an Alice in Wonderland tea party at this inn a few years earlier and remembered the beautiful dining room and decided to try it out for a weekend. While we normally stay in bigger hotels, this inn was charming and perfect for a romantic getaway. The person at the front desk was lovely at check-in and... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliment! We will work on the plugs....old buildings are full of charm but not so many outlets. :) More 

McAllen, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I stayed here for two nights in the middle of the week while in Indy for a work trip, and it was great for what I needed! The room was comfy and inviting, and the WiFi worked great. The whole atmosphere was charming and historic. The breakfast was delicious and timely in a beautiful dining room. It was convenient to... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review
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See you on your next visit! More 

Savannah, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I would definitely recommend the Villa for anyone staying in Indianapolis. The room was very spacious and clean. The staff was attentive and quickly responded to our requests. The next time I travel through Indy, I will stay here.

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Thank Seth C
Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

We will look forward to your return!! More 

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Checked in and was told "15% non refundable if we didn't keep the reservation. After seeing the dimly light, poorly appointed room and the practically abandoned/creepy setting, and mattress that looked saggy and OLD, we checked out immediately! Of course she re-iterated the 15% fee, which is crazy because its not like we kept anyone else from checking in, NO... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

We seriously question the validity of this review. We have not had anyone in recent memory leave immediately upon arrival. A red flag to us about this review is the quote about 'weird massage' rooms. 2 years ago, we had a spa located in our lower level. It has been fully renovated into guest rooms and no one would know... More 

San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

First off, yes, this hotel is gorgeous! The dining area and the library look perfectly kept from another area. It's great for photos, and there are so many interesting little corners all over. The bad... I got one of the smaller rooms with shared bathrooms downstairs. The room is REALLY small, which is not too bad because I travel light.... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

We have everything from shared bath guestrooms to private, spacious 2 room suites with whirlpool tubs. We offer a wide range of price points to meet every budget. More 

indianapolis
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Made a reservation for a specific room for my wife and me - we should have realized when we were asked to make a reservation to pick up the key. They told us staff are not there all the time so we had to make a reservation to get key – we did for 1pm and when we got there... More 

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Villa I, Owner at Inn at the Villa, responded to this review

Our front desk is staffed at the Inn at the Villa around the clock. We do not require an appointment to pick up a key. We do ask guests for an arrival time to accommodate- as much as possible-early arrivals. In other words, our housekeepers clean rooms in order of arrival times. The guest simply arrived prior to the room... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With its soaring lobby and subtle elegance, the Inn at the Villa exudes Old World charm in an intimate and sophisticated setting. The grand entry evokes mystery and candlelit ambiance while the 12 guest rooms are so luxurious you'll want to stay in for the evening...and maybe the morning, too. We are Indiana's only AAA rated 4-Diamond Inn! Since 1996 the Life Family has been providing overnight accommodations in historic downtown Indianapolis. Our family purchased this gem of structure in 2001 and after undertaking 4 months of extensive renovations our doors opened to the public. Innkeeping is our family's passion and our mission is to deliver the finest bed and breakfast experience and most memorable visit to Indianapolis whether for business or pleasure, let us be your hosts! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at the Villa

Address: 1456 N Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202-4458
Region: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range: £82 - £240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn at the Villa 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“View the rooms on line to choose your preference. All seem lovely, but you may have a preference.”
 of 5 bubbles 506meredithe, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't get the rooms with shared bathrooms unless you're traveling alone. They're tiny!”
 of 5 bubbles chouchou007, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles 1HLB, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you know where the bathroom is and that it is unlocked. I would not recommend the downstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 882joeyp, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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