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Milford, Michigan
2 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We always have a great stay when we stay at the Blue Gate Garden Inn. My sister's and I stay here about 3 times a year. We love their breakfast too, omelets to order, fruit, waffles, sausage, bread pudding that my sister loves & much more. I would recommend this place to anyone!

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Marne, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The keys to a great stay are comfort, cleanliness and courtesy and Blue Gate does it all well! From arrival to departure, we were very pleased with our stay and the staff was excellent and accommodating.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Very nice hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful . Great breakfast buffet with made to order omelettes. The room was clean and nicely decorated. Will be staying here again when our travels take us to Shipshewana.

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Decatur, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything was great and to the best of our expectations ....the only thing is the furniture was hard but prolly just not what we are used too...other then that everything was great....the show with david penedalton and the buffets and free breakfasts.....we got a package deal and it was a good deal for the money...thnxs again...will be return visit

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Rob P, General Manager at Blue Gate Garden Inn - Shipshewana Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and review, we are looking forward to your next visit More 

Livonia, United States
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were promised adjoining rooms (120-122) and ended up with adjacent rooms (118-120). My parents are elderly, and having the adjoining rooms were a must. When we checked in, I stated this, and the woman did not seem interested or concerned.

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Rob P, General Manager at Blue Gate Garden Inn - Shipshewana Hotel, responded to this review

I am so sorry we were unable to meet your expectations...I would like to discuss this with you feel free to give me a call at your convenience 260-978-9187 More 

Anderson, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great desk personnel. Excellent supports and environs. Clean, quiet, great breakfast. It would be great for breakfast to be extended 30 mins and 1 hour extension on leave time on Sundays... more Sabbath!

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No Thank You! Hope to see you again! More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband, myself, our children and grandchildren (10 of us altogether) had a wonderful stay here! Lots of things to do onsite, a magnificent breakfast buffet, and friendly staff made for an enjoyable and memorable time! We all agreed that we want to come again!

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Thank you for the review and we look forward to your next visit! More 

Sandwich
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved it!!! Always so clean, friendly staff ,great breakfast. Decorated beautifully for Christmas.Cannot wait to go back it's a family favorite. Oh ya the fried chicken at the restaurant is one of the best I've ever had!!!

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Thanks for the GREAT comments...see you next visit More 

chicago.Il
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The rooms were very clean and nice at a very reasonable rate. All the staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast buffet was awesome! I can't wait to go back!!! It was a very family friendly facility.

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Thank you for the wonderful review and repeat business! More 

Valparaiso
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 nights. Both mornings the showers would only get hot as Luke warm. Rm #304. Also, we didn't get room serviced until almost 2 in the afternoon? We loved the breakfasts and facility. Thank you for putting a handicap lift on your pool. Not enough handicap accessible rooms available. Beautifully decorated. Loved the pizza and ice cream bar.... More 

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Thank you for your feedback. I wish you had let us know during your stay regarding the water temperature as it is I am having out maintenance team take a look at this room. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blue Gate Garden Inn Shipshewana is located in the heart of Northern Indiana and is located within walking distance of all the major attractions, shopping and dining in Shipshewana. Stays include our FAMOUS full hot country breakfast buffet, free wireless internet and access to an indoor pool, hot-tub, fitness room and more.The entire hotel is non-smoking and guest room amenities include TV with premium cable, wireless Internet, free local phone calls, voicemail, coffeemaker, hairdryer, iron/board, desk, and more. Suites offer microwave, mini refrigerators and more.The Blue Gate Garden Inn is convenient from the South Bend Regional Airport (SBN). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Gate Garden Inn - Shipshewana Hotel

Address: 800 S van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565-8610 (Formerly The Amish Country Inn - Shipshewana Hotel)
Region: United States > Indiana > Shipshewana
Price Range: $118 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Blue Gate Garden Inn - Shipshewana Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 154
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“Great rooms and very clean!”
 of 5 bubbles N6655TPcherylb, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The coffee pot says the carafe can be lulled while brewing but someone broke it. I had to clean up the mess worn I pulled the carafe to pour a cup. It was not a negative for the Blue Gate ... it bothered me that some dork would break it in the first place and not report it.”
 of 5 bubbles D3786LUmichaelc, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the East side give you a view of the sunrise and the horse carriages trotting by.”
 of 5 bubbles angele125, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“excellent room with plenty of space.”
 of 5 bubbles deanb776, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms were clean. The area under the microwave was the one area I thought needed attention and maybe the carpet needed cleaning. There were a few spots near the refrigerator needing cleaning. I love a fresh clean looking floor. ”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiag18, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
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