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Chesterton Indiana Accommodations

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The Chesterton center is approximately 9 miles southwest of Great Lakes Museum of Military and 10 miles southwest of St Anthony Memorial Health Center.

Chesterton is a town in three townships of Porter County, Indiana. These townships are Liberty, Jackson, and Westchester. This town, along with Porter and Burns Harbor, make up the Duneland area, also referred to as the tri-towns. When it was originally settled in the mid-19th century, Chesterton was known as Calumet. Just before the turn of the century, the town was incorporated as Chesterton. It sits near the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the Indiana Dunes State Park. More from this guide...

Chesterton Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Waterbird Lakeside Inn : 556 Indian Boundary Rd.
556 Indian Boundary Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304
  • 2-star Lake property
  • Check in time: 11:00
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Best Western Indian Oak in Chesterton
558 Indian Boundary Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Mid-scale Lake property
  • Gym is available on property
Quality Inn - Chesterton
418 Council Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
Fairbridge Inn Express Chesterton
713 Plaza Dr., Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Low Cost hotel
  • Free breakfast
Hilton Garden Inn
501 Gateway Blvd. North, Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 120 rooms in hotel
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Springhouse Inn : 303 North Mineral Springs Rd.
303 North Mineral Springs Rd., Porter, IN 46304 ~2.19 miles northwest of Chesterton
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • 50 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Stained towels
  • Good vibe
Comfort Inn & Suites : 1800 West Us Highway 20
1800 West Us Highway 20, Porter, IN 46304 ~2.84 miles west of Chesterton
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Hampton Inn Portage in Portage
6353 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.20 miles west of Chesterton
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • Clean facilities
  • Comfortable beds
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Country Inn & Suites Portage in Portage
1630 Olmsted Dr., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.29 miles west of Chesterton
  • 3-star Rural hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Great indoor pool
  • Shower can be a problem
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Portage : 6295 Melton Rd.
6295 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.29 miles west of Chesterton
  • Two-star Lake hotel
  • Hotel has 22 suites
Affordable Suites Portage - Portage
1550 Olmsted Dr., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.31 miles west of Chesterton
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Check-in time: 2pm
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Best Western Plus Portage Hotel & Suites : 6200 Melton Rd.
6200 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 Website ~6.48 miles west of Chesterton
  • Midscale Lake property
  • Has environment-friendly policy Learn more
  • Most guests thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
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Days Inn by Wyndham Portage : 6161 Melton Rd.
6161 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.49 miles west of Chesterton
  • Two-star Lake hotel
  • Check in time: 11:30 am
Travelodge Portage In
6101 Melton Rd., Valparaiso, IN 46368 ~6.56 miles west of Chesterton
  • Economical property
  • Check-in time: 15:00
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Rodeway Inn
6142 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.61 miles west of Chesterton
  • Economical Highway property
  • Check in time: 15:00
Super 8 Portage - Portage
6118 Melton Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~6.68 miles west of Chesterton
  • Cheap hotel
Quality Inn & Suites Portage
2300 Willowcreek Rd., Portage, IN 46368 Website ~6.98 miles west of Chesterton
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Great beds
  • Internet is poor
Baymont Inn & Suites - Portage
2323 Willowcreek Rd., Portage, IN 46368 ~7.00 miles west of Chesterton
  • 2-star hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Huge rooms with great bathrooms
  • Food is to die for
Comfort Inn & Suites - Michigan City
100 Keiffer Rd., Michigan City, IN 46360 ~8.26 miles northeast of Chesterton
  • 3-star Beach property
  • Check-in: 4:00
Microtel Inn & Suites - Michigan City
9834 West 400 North, Michigan City, IN 46360 ~8.48 miles northeast of Chesterton
  • Cheap Highway property
  • Fitness center on property
  • Professional service
  • Most guests found the grounds to be nice
Holiday Inn Express Valparaiso in Valparaiso
1251 Silhavy Rd., Valparaiso, IN 46383 ~8.66 miles south of Chesterton
  • Midscale Rural hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Great pool
  • Beds were acceptable for 58%
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Exp Stes Michigan City in Michigan City
401 Kieffer Rd., Michigan City, IN 46360 ~8.93 miles east of Chesterton
  • 3 star property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites Michigan City - Michigan City
3674 North Frontage Rd., Michigan City, IN 46360 ~9.03 miles east of Chesterton
  • Three Star Lake hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
Knights Inn Michigan City
201 West Kieffer Rd., Michigan City, IN 46360 ~9.06 miles east of Chesterton
  • Two star Beach property
  • Check-in time: 11:00 AM
Red Roof Inn Michigan City
110 West Kieffer Rd., Michigan City, IN 46360 ~9.08 miles east of Chesterton
  • Inexpensive Highway property
  • Hotel has 79 rooms
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Chesterton, IN discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Chesterton hotel for each day and each star rating category.

As you head south in Chesterton, you'll spot the Valparaiso Moraine on the horizon, which is a formation from glaciers that forms a U-shape around the basin of Lake Michigan. One of the most famous people to have come from Chesterton is Jim Gaffigan, an actor and stand-up comedian.

When would be the best time to visit the town of Chesterton, Indiana?

Chesterton used to host the annual Wizard of Oz Festival, but the event was moved to a different location in 2006. Currently, no major events or festivals are hosted in the area, so the hotel rates remain fairly steady throughout the year. However, the climate can impact the prices of hotel rooms. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are in the teens and 20-degree range, with about 140 inches of snowfall on average per year. If you can brave the cold, you may be able to score a lower hotel rate, but make sure to bring plenty of warm clothing.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Chesterton, IN:

seasonality of hotel rates in Chesterton

Chesterton by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean price trends by star rating class in Chesterton, IN. You can use these illustrations to evaluate the least expensive time to book a room in Chesterton throughout the year.

What are the Chesterton, Indiana luxury hotel options?

4 Star Average Prices: $186.89

For a truly luxurious experience, you'll need to travel a bit outside of Chesterton to Chicago, Illinois, which is about 35 miles away. One of the nicest properties in Chicago is Park Hyatt Chicago, located in the downtown area. This upscale location offers concierge services, free wireless internet access, room service offered 24 hours a day, a business center, and a spa where you can enjoy relaxing body treatments, massages, and facials. Each spacious guest room has an iPod docking station, a pillow-top bed with Egyptian cotton sheets and a down comforter, a deep soaking tub, designer toiletries, and an LCD TV with satellite channels and a DVD player.

Another luxury hotel in the area is the Ritz-Carlton Chicago, located close to Water Tower Place. Here you can enjoy a meal at one of the restaurants, grab a drink at the lounge, or order room service during certain hours of the day. Each of the 430 rooms comes equipped with a smart TV and a DVD player, complimentary designer toiletries, a minibar, a safe, and a desk. You can also book a rejuvenating treatment at the hotel spa, where services include facials, massages, and soothing body treatments. If you're traveling with kids, take advantage of the child care services for an additional fee.

Enjoy a relaxing stay at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, where amenities include concierge services, a complimentary shuttle offering services in a 2-mile radius, a French restaurant, an indoor pool, a spa tub, a sauna, and free Wi-Fi. Each of the oversized rooms is individually decorated in this Art Deco hotel, and equipped with free designer toiletries, deep soaking tubs, pillow-top beds, down comforters, plasma TVs with satellite channels, microwaves, and iPod docking stations. You can also take advantage of the hotel spa, which offers a variety of relaxing treatments.

Where are the most affordable hotels near Chesterton, Indiana?

3 Star Average Prices: $113.01

One of the most affordable hotels in Chesterton is Quality Inn, located on Council Road. This property is within a few miles of Indiana Dunes State Park, making it a great option if you plan to explore the great outdoors. Amenities for guests include free wireless internet access throughout the property, a fitness center, free coffee and tea in the lobby, newspapers each morning, complimentary self-parking, a front desk that is staffed 24 hours a day, and a breakfast buffet each morning with hot and cold items. The rooms have plasma TVs with cable channels, plush bedding with extra pillows, refrigerators, microwaves, and separate workspaces.

Econo Lodge Chesterton is another budget-friendly spot to stay in the area. This inviting hotel has a lodge-inspired appearance, along with free parking for guests. You can also take advantage of assistance with tours and tickets to attractions in the area, stay connected with the free Wi-Fi, and start your morning at the complimentary continental breakfast buffet, which includes baked goods, juice, and coffee. Comfortable guestrooms include microwaves, refrigerators, tea and coffee makers, and TVs with premium movie channels.

Located a few miles from Chesterton is Days Inn by Wyndham Portage. This two-star property sits close to the water, offering beautiful views from some of the rooms. It sits next to a restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner 24 hours a day. You can enjoy a complimentary breakfast buffet each morning, which includes fruit, yogurt, oatmeal, cereal, coffee, and juice. The hotel also offers an indoor swimming pool and spa tub, laundry facilities, free on-site self-parking, tea and coffee in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. In your room, you'll find a refrigerator, complimentary toiletries, a microwave, and a workspace.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Chesterton

2 Star Average Prices: $99.96

2 Star Hotel Prices in Chesterton

Where are the best discount hotels in Chesterton, Indiana?

Many of the hotels in and around Chesterton offer discounted rates for travelers. If you're a member of AAA, check out the discounts available at Super 8 by Wyndham Portage, Quality Inn & Suites, Quality Inn, Super 8 by Wyndham Michigan City, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Michigan City, and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Valparaiso. Seniors can also save at hotels like Rodeway Inn, Hilton Garden Inn Merrillville, Hampton Inn Laporte, Candlewood Suites Merrillville, and La Quinta Inn Merrillville.

Government employees and military personnel are also eligible to receive price breaks at Residence Inn by Marriott Merrillville, Hampton Inn Portage, and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Portage. If you're traveling with a group, contact the hotel you're looking to stay at to find out if any group discounts are available. You may be able to save some money on each room if you book a certain number of rooms together.

What value hotels are in the Chesterton, Indiana area?

One of the properties offering the best value for visitors is Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton. This three-star spot has a garden on its property, which is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy your morning coffee. The hotel also offers amenities like an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, a spa tub, a welcoming fireplace in the lobby, free wireless internet access, and a gift shop. Dine at the on-site restaurant, which serves a variety of American favorites, or enjoy room service, available during limited hours. In your room, you'll find plush bedding, an MP3 docking station, free toiletries, an LCD TV, and a refrigerator.

Comfort Inn & Suites also delivers a high-value experience, located a few miles away in Porter. This cozy property has 70 rooms, each of which includes a refrigerator, a microwave, a flat-screen TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a tea and coffee maker. On the property, you'll find a fitness center, an indoor pool with a spa tub, and free newspapers each morning in the lobby. Start your day at the free breakfast buffet, which serves waffles, eggs, breakfast meat, baked goods, hot and cold cereal, coffee, juice, and fresh fruit.

Another appealing hotel in the area is Hampton Inn Porter, which is a few miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Each room boasts one or two plush beds with extra pillows, free wireless internet access, a tea and coffee maker, and a separate workspace. Enjoy the recreational amenities available at the property, such as an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and a free breakfast buffet with fresh waffles, an oatmeal bar, bread, cereal, fruit, and yogurt. If you're in a hurry, enjoy an “On the Run” breakfast bag, available at the front desk on weekdays.

What are the things to see and do in Chesterton, Indiana?

One of the top attractions for locals and visitors is Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It sits on 15 miles of Lake Michigan's southern shoreline, offering beautiful beaches for swimming, sunning, and enjoying the atmosphere. You can also hike on the 50 miles of trails, which go through peaceful forests, sand dunes, rivers, prairies, and wetlands. During a trip to the lakeshore, you could spot some of the rare species of birds that call the area home.

Next to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is Indiana Dunes State Park, which is another spot for adventurous visitors. The park houses three of the highest dunes in the state, attracting millions of visitors annually. In this state park, the scenery is breathtaking and unlike anything many visitors have ever seen. It's the perfect spot to capture a few photos or rent a mountain bike and head down the steep trails.

If you're looking to sample some of the local flavors, spend some time at Running Vines Winery, where you can try any of the six award-winning wines. The tasting room is located in downtown Chesterton, and one of the top wines is Gewürtztraminer, which includes tropical flavors like lychee, pineapple, and apricot, along with notes of spice and honey.

Chesterton is a sleepy town in Indiana, but it is surrounded by some of the state's most beautiful natural areas. If you're up for some exploring and adventure, you'll enjoy a visit to this area.

FAQs about hotels in Chesterton

What are the top rated hotels in Chesterton?

Hilton Garden Inn, Country Inn & Suites Portage and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Portage are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels in Chesterton?

Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa, Best Western Indian Oak and Quality Inn are the top 3 luxury hotels near Chesterton city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Chesterton?

Waterbird Lakeside Inn, Best Western Indian Oak, and Quality Inn are the properties closest to Chesterton city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Chesterton cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Chesterton can be as cheap as $99.96 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Chesterton cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Chesterton has been $113.01 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel in Chesterton cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Chesterton has been $186.89 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Chesterton?

Affordable Suites Portage, Springhouse Inn and Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Chesterton?

Comfort Inn & Suites, Comfort Inn Laporte and Quality Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Chesterton?

Best Western University Inn at Valparaiso, Best Western Indian Oak and Best Western Plus Portage Hotel & Suites are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Chesterton?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Portage, Holiday Inn Express Valparaiso and Holiday Inn Exp Stes Michigan City are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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