Where to Stay

From one-of-a-kind bed and breakfast accommodations where you’re welcomed like family and treated like royalty to family-friendly motels overlooking beautiful migration habitat, you can find a great dunes birding getaway on a shoestring budget. Even better, you’ll find accommodations perfectly suited to your travel style during the Indiana Dunes Birding Festival.

Here are our best dunes area recommendations for your stay during the Indiana Dunes Birding Festival.


Best Western Indian Oaks
Property Manager: Amanda Jamieson
558 Indian Boundary Road
Chesterton, Indiana 46304
Phone: (219) 926-2200

The Best Western Indian Oaks is conveniently located within minutes of the festival headquarters.  There are spacious lakeside and fireplace rooms available. Each room has a patio or balcony, 32" flatscreen TVs, microwaves, and refrigerators. Complimentary hot breakfast for IDBF participants. They are the nearest hotel to Indiana Dunes State Park and Indiana Dunes National Park. Visit them on Facebook.

The Best Western Indian Oaks is holding a special block of rooms for IDBF participants, May 16-19. You may call the hotel or book online HERE.


Other Lodging Options

Find a wide range of lodging options on the Indiana Dunes Tourism webpage.