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451 McCormick's Creek Place McCormick's Creek State Park, Spencer, IN 47460 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
I like the Canyon Inn because it is generally clean, quiet, and I sleep well. A big plug is being able to control the heat, something that is not possible in all State Park Inns. The common room for guests is a comfortable place to read a book, drink coffee, make a puzzle, or play a game. The outside fire ring is cozy to sit around on a cool fall evening. Don't expect a lot of channels on the TV, but the park has some great trails to hike and is very enjoyable.
Thank 81Indiana19
Linton, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
We ate a Sunday buffet and it was so good. Loved the food and view. Lobby is nice and has a great seating area. Outside is also relaxing with nice views. Sat and ate and watched the birds. Asked to sit by the bird feeders.
Thank ChristineBrown92
Paul D
Saint Louis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
We found this place by accident when everything in Bloomington was full, and have now made it our regular stay when visiting our daughter at IU. Lovely setting with nice walks available, and the inn itself is perfectly fine. Good price, clean and reasonably comfortable rooms, and friendly staff in our experience. The rooms are not the height of 'modern' but work well for us (we've been in both two-bed and single queen bed rooms). The on site restaurant is not the greatest, but has a decent breakfast buffet, and is handy for a quick dinner when you don't want to face the crowds at other spots nearby (or in Bloomington, which is about 15 min. away).
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Response from Randy R, General Manager at Canyon Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your review. We believe the park is well maintained and lovely. I'm glad you enjoy it. I thank you for your stay and hope to see you again.
Martinsville, Indiana
Reviewed 9 Sep 2018
The room was very small, but very cute. It had a welcoming, rustic décor and a big window. It was nice to have a fridge (no freezer) and a microwave oven. The bathroom was extra tiny. I'm 145 lbs and I was not able to enter the bathroom and turn around without brushing the toilet with my leg, which was very annoying. The bathroom is so small that you cannot look in the mirror without first closing the door (the door opens towards the bathroom itself). The restaurant was, as always, nice, and as always, extremely cold (bring a sweater in the summer). They had a new, shorter menu, maybe because we went during the week. Because of the uncomfortable bath, I feel tempted to give it three stars, but because we are repeat customers who love this inn, I'm giving it four stars.
Thank Indiana_Brown
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 13 Aug 2018via mobile
Stayed 2 nights in the deluxe queen. One side of the bed was almost to the wall. Had to squeeze in. No night stand. Small 1960 TV. Two ppl could not walk side by side in the room. We are in our 50’s with not health problems. After the first night are backs were hurting so bad. The pillows were made of air. Luckily we had blankets in the car the next night we used them as pillows. Had the buffet Friday night, awful. Wanted to leave & eat somewhere else Saturday but already paid for the comedian & buffet. Had only salad. They say open bar with the show. Beer & wine when u get there. Poor comedian. The place is small & boring. The pool is nice, but may I suggest walk in stairs. 95% of your guests are over 65. I saw some people who couldn’t get out of the pool without help (sad). Well, it’s Monday after are weekend & I am still having bowel issues from the buffet. This was my only get away this summer as it was the 6th year passing of our son & we always go away to help through our mourning. Don’t try to call family. Had 3 phones with us & NO SERVICE. I wish I had a better experience. Very disappointed!!!
1 Thank mrsg9775
Beautiful scenery, gracious staff and history blend together at Canyon Inn. Located in McCormick's Creek State Park, Indiana's first, we offer a full service dining room, modern amenities, and our front lobby More consists of canyons, cliffs, and waterfalls. Located just 15 miles from Bloomington and Indiana University. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$87 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Canyon Hotel Spencer
United States > Indiana > Spencer
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
US$87 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Canyon Hotel Spencer
United States > Indiana > Spencer
Traveller (83)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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20 November 2017|
Response from Randy R | Property representative |
We are having a New Year's Eve Getaway. The Getaway is priced per couple and includes dinner buffet, countdown and dance, overnight accommodations and breakfast buffet the following morning. Packages begin at $199. You... More
19 September 2016|
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Response from Randy R | Property representative |
sorry for the delayed response. Yes we do cater alcohol in our meeting rooms.
Room Tips
"Not all the rooms have a microwave and fridge, so ask if they are needed."
2 weeks ago
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"check the Indiana State Park Inns website for all needed info"
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"Our room was on the first floor on the end near the exit; there was noise from above as expected, but not..."
24 Jul 2018
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"When you reserve, ask for a room in the renovated section"
22 May 2018
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