Local/Dunes Information

Located just 2 miles from the entrance to the Indiana Dunes State park, Spring House Inn is surrounded with natural history, where you can experience peaceful and educational pursuits through natural wetlands, tall sand dunes, and the refreshing waters of Lake Michigan. The area is filled with interesting historical points of interest, shopping, serious antiquing, cultural arts and a variety of acclaimed restaurants, plus miles of hiking and biking trails.

Area Attractions
  • Valparaiso Popcorn Festival
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Park featuring beaches and hiking/biking trails
  • Lighthouse Place Premium Outlet Mall
  • Downtown Chicago Loop
  • Star Plaza Theatre
  • Bailly Homestead & Chellberg Farm
  • Anderson's Orchard & Winery
  • Schoolhouse Shop & Antiques
  • Chesterton Art Gallery
  • Antique Shopping
  • Blue Chip, Harrah's and Trump Casinos
  • Chapel of the Resurrection (largest collegiate chapel in the world)
  • Brauer Muesum of Art
  • South Shore Train Station
  • 1933 Chicago World's Fair Homes
  • Dunes Summer Theatre
  • Chicago Street Theatre
  • Splashdown Dunes Waterpark
  • 49er Drive-In Movie Theatre
  • Yellow Brick Road Gift Shop & Fantasy Museum
  • Taltree Arboretum & Gardens
  • George Brown MansionHoosier Bat Company
Universities near the hotel:
  • Notre Dame University
  • Indiana University Northwest
  • Purdue Calumet
  • Valparaiso University
Businesses near the hotel:
  • Worthington Steel
  • Mittal Steel
  • U.S. Steel
  • Beta Steel
  • Oglebay Norton Minerals
  • GTE
    **Offering weekly rates for guests on business. Call hotel for rates. Not valid for less than a 7 day stay.
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Spring House Inn
303 North Mineral Springs Road • Porter, Indiana 46304
Phone: (219) 929-4600 • Fax: (219) 926-8258
Toll Free: (866) DUNES-00 -- (866-386-3700)