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...
8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    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}

    WaterBird Lakeside Inn

    556 Indian Boundary Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-1515
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    US$ 78
    US$ 73
    SAVE US$ 5
    US$ 78
    US$ 73
    Traveller (37)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
    537 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Best Western Indian Oak
    422 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Quality Inn
    74 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Comfort Inn & Suites
    153 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Porter
     
    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good23%
    • Average16%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible27%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
    Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
    537 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Best Western Indian Oak
    422 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Quality Inn
    74 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Comfort Inn & Suites
    153 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Porter
     
    Rooms
    8 Oct9 Oct
    |
    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 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 73.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chesterton hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","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","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","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"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "bd1e003839904caf817d52e3c42b44e0", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":625432,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72271112],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":73,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"bd1e003839904caf817d52e3c42b44e0","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":78,"lowestMetaPrice":73,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"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":78,"lowestMetaPrice":73,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"hotelName":"WaterBird Lakeside Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImJkMWUwMDM4Mzk5MDRjYWY4MTdkNTJlM2M0MmI0NGUwIiwiQUlLIjoiOGIyMjRiZGM5NGZhNGE1M2IwOWU4NzAzYjc5OTkxZjYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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": "08/10/2017", "checkOut": "09/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 73", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"63723662":"TravelocityEWS","72271112":"Hotwire","47634625":"BookingCom","110816771":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","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"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","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"}}}, "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
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (65)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 64 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel was close to shopping and restaurants. The room was large and the king size bed was comfortable altho they don't give you many pillows.There is a small deck where you can watch the turtles and birds. The hotel itself was in dire need...More

    Thank CPS40
    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Back in the day, this was a rather exclusive resort - restaurant, spa and hotel. In the last few years, the hotel was split into 2 separate entities and both the restaurant and spa are gone. No pool. No breakfast. Just rooms that all have...More

    Thank rhondylee
    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    I wish there was something above three stars .... but not four. First, I must start by saying that it appears they are renovating some things. There was brand new carpet in the common areas/hallway. Our room itself was decent . The bathroom needed some...More

    1  Thank Buskahhh
    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Great hotel rooms are big and staff is great! They will go out there way for guests and give you a great expierence. The lady that works desk part time is sooo sweet and the guy is very helpful. Love it!!!

    Thank Dan J
    Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

    There are worse places to stay. But there are also better. Pros: decent view from rooms. Not bad for the price. Basic conveniences. Good TV. Mostly updated room. Cons: Bad mattress. Train noise all night. Musty sheets. Creaky floor. No whirlpools like the photos on...More

    2  Thank Suzanne P
    Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
    537 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Best Western Indian Oak
    422 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Quality Inn
    74 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Chesterton
     
    Comfort Inn & Suites
    153 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Porter
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 65 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotwire, TripOnline SA and Cheap Tickets so you can book your WaterBird Lakeside 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 >
    • Chesterton
    • Also Known As
    • Waterbird Lakeside Hotel Chesterton
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (37)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Nearby
    Comfort Inn & Suites
    153 reviews
    5.13 km away
     
    Best Western Indian Oak
    422 reviews
    .08 km away
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
    537 reviews
    4.45 km away
     
    Quality Inn
    74 reviews
    .37 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Third Coast Cafe
    88 reviews
    .48 km away
    Namaste India
    18 reviews
    .26 km away
    Musashi Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
    26 reviews
    .49 km away
    Lemon Tree Mediterranean Grill
    62 reviews
    .25 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Chesterton’s European Market
    42 reviews
    .98 km away
    Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy Preserve
    48 reviews
    .79 km away
    Butler Winery
    16 reviews
    1.16 km away
    Yesterday's Treasures Antique Mall & Artisan Gallery
    11 reviews
    1.50 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Sruthi N
    9 June 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
    Safe enough. I didn't feel concerned at all. Just take usual precautions
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a lakeside room - the king rooms are very spacious"
    Read review
    "If you must stay here definitely pick a room with a water view"
    Read review
    "Deck view rooms are beautiful!"
    Read review
    "Our room was ground level and we were most happy."
    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