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...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    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
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    USD 133*
    USD 123*
    SAVE USD 10
    USD 133*
    USD 123*
    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (17)
    Residence Inn Columbus
    122 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    746 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    Brown County Inn
    346 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Nashville
     
    Hyatt Place Bloomington Indiana
    614 reviews
    #1 of 24 hotels in Bloomington
     
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good17%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible23%
    Travellers talk about
    “other guests” (7 reviews)
    “chit chat” (2 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
    Offers from Lil Black Bear Inn
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Residence Inn Columbus
    122 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    746 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    Brown County Inn
    346 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Nashville
     
    Hyatt Place Bloomington Indiana
    614 reviews
    #1 of 24 hotels in Bloomington
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep.4 Sep.
    |
    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 8 partner sites to see rooms from USD 123.
    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_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "9a89e88382c047aab9d8def7daefe707", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":76443,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109261860],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":123,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"9a89e88382c047aab9d8def7daefe707","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":123,"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":123,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"hotelName":"Lil Black Bear Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjlhODllODgzODJjMDQ3YWFiOWQ4ZGVmN2RhZWZlNzA3IiwiQUlLIjoiNDM0ZWJkZTllZDI2NGIwYWI3Y2EwOTIzNzY1ZTdiN2MifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 123", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32628039":"Expedia","109261860":"HotelsCom2IB","65696653":"Hotwire","63722500":"TravelocityEWS","79438726":"CheapTicketsEWS","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","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"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","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":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"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)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Lil Black Bear Inn
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

    We desired to get away and enjoy the Beauty of Brown County and unwind and relax. (My Daughter wished to bring her dog as well.) Always Inn was Wonderful!!! Our Host Randy was More than Gracious, Hospitable, Helpful and Kind!!! Beautiful location, Picturesque grounds, Amazing...More

    Thank PTKel
    Response from James F, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 4 January 2017

    My wife and I are the new owners of the Inn. We have changed the name to the Lil Black Bear Inn. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We would love to meet you guys and the dog. We will...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

    What a beautiful place to get away from every day life! We enjoyed a very relaxing time and we were well taken care of! From the award winning breakfasts to the homemade cookies we were blessed and felt a warm welcome from the cold, cruel...More

    Thank Brenda B
    Response from James F, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 4 January 2017

    My wife and I are the new owners of the inn. We have changed the name to the Lil Black Bear Inn. Freda is still a part of the inn just in a different capacity, more like a consultant. We are still pet friendly. Breakfast...More

    Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

    We took one of our daughters and our dogs to Brown County for an overnight trip. Always Inn was one of a few places that allow pets that didn't require 2 nights' stay. It has a nice rustic look from the outside with several places...More

    1  Thank Jeff R
    Response from James F, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 4 January 2017

    My wife and I are the new owners of the inn. We have changed the name to the Lil Black Bear Inn. I understand what you are saying about the deck and we are working on freshening it up, along with other parts of the...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    This B & B was wonderful, we found the place right away. I'd say the signage needs to be a little different, especially for when you are driving in the dark. Mary greeted us as we were coming out of our vehicle. Our room was...More

    Thank Jennifer S
    Response from Mary B, Manager at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 13 November 2015

    Thank you for your review! We value your feedback and comments. I hope you know I listened to each of your suggestions made during breakfast and have implemented many of them. I would like to thank you for giving us the opportunity to host you...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2015

    Technically, the room had a bed and we were given breakfast. We've stayed in a variety of B&Bs over the years and this was the worst. Quality of the room: like a motel room - seriously, like a roadside motel room. All the other B&B...More

    Thank Midwest_Guy15
    Response from James F, Owner at Lil Black Bear InnResponded 4 January 2017

    I am so sorry hear about your experience at the inn. My wife and I are the new owners of the inn. We have changed the name to the Lil Black Bear Inn. My wife personally makes a home made breakfast daily. Which I can...More

    Residence Inn Columbus
    122 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    746 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Columbus
     
    Brown County Inn
    346 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Nashville
     
    Hyatt Place Bloomington Indiana
    614 reviews
    #1 of 24 hotels in Bloomington
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • USD 121 - USD 210 (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 Expedia, Hotels.com, Cancelon, Booking.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotwire, Travelocity, Agoda 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
    Residence Inn Columbus
    122 reviews
    10.51 km away
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Edinburgh
    746 reviews
    11.77 km away
     
    Brown County Inn
    346 reviews
    12.87 km away
     
    Hyatt Place Bloomington Indiana
    614 reviews
    38.00 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Gnaw Bone Food & Fuel
    15 reviews
    5.14 km away
    The Farmhouse Cafe & Tea Room
    91 reviews
    12.08 km away
    Papa's Grill
    241 reviews
    11.41 km away
    El Nopal Mexican Cuisine
    87 reviews
    11.85 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Brown County State Park
    583 reviews
    11.81 km away
    Brown County Winery
    138 reviews
    5.62 km away
    Bear Wallow Distillery
    66 reviews
    6.07 km away
    Brown County Playhouse
    68 reviews
    13.02 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
    27 September 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
    About 10 miles.
    0
    Votes
    Missy D
    21 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