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Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2009

I have to admit I was a little leary when I first read the reviews, but as with anything else I have to see for it myself. So my husband, my three children and I headed to Indiana for the weekend (July 4th) and checked it out for ourselves, AND we were very happy with the way our three days... More 

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algonquin
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Reviewed 27 August 2008

My family and friends have been going to Summer Haven for over 25 years. About 7 to 8 different familes. The staff has always been very gracious and has always met our needs. The greatest thing about Summer Haven is that it has always made us feel like it's a vacation from out of the past. It brings back the... More 

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Lake in the Hills, Illinois
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Reviewed 19 August 2008

I've been coming to Indiana Beach over the past 14 years and have always stayed at Summer Haven. As in the past, my stay this past weekend was a pleasant one. The staff was very friendly and accomodating. Summer Haven sets a cottage atmosphere that brings me back to my childhood memories. When not taking the short walk to Indiana... More 

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chicago il
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2008

i would NEVER NEVER NEVER recommend this place. reasons : *not very friendly people/owners *too expensive and the rooms/cottages are very very small and it bugs are everywhere *when i accidentally left my room key in the room and already locked the door,the owner of the resort wasnt anywhere to be found so because of that,my family and i had... More 

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MillerBeach Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2008

We go to Indiana Beach every year with family and friends and I will never stay here ever again. The rooms were Mold and Mildew and very unclean with bugs. The Owners were rude and nasty to us. They would lie about their tickets into the park, said that they would have plenty for the weekend, and did not. It... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2008

My husband, 3 children, and I were going to Indiana Beach for 2 days. The theme park's hotels/cottages were booked so we began calling other places in the area. Summerhaven was the only place with availability so we went with them. Now I know whey they had vacancies! We checked in and went to our room. We had to walk... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2008

Now, make no mistake. This property is aged and is in desperate need of an update. My husband and I spend every Labor Day weekend here in the row of cabins directly across from the pool (always clean). Mr. Biddle is always accommodating, helpful and gracious. We appreciate the experience however since the rooms are clean and supplied with a... More 

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Kokomo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 June 2007

We came to Summer Haven for the first time in 2006 and ended up staying for 3 weeks then went home for 2 weeks and stayed till the week before the kids started school. We are back up again for this summer for 2 months. We have enjoyed it so much. The owner, Ken Biddle, the office girl, Faye and... More 

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indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2006

Summer Haven was a nice place to stay! I think the receptionist is awesome. She is loving, caring and her humor was great. The rooms were clean and the boss was very nice. I would recommend anyone to go there.

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Reviewed 16 July 2006

I must agree that this place needs some TLC. The owner is friendly but he does not spend much money on up keep. The cost for a week with 10 people was very affordable. The deck off the back overlooks the lake and offers a relaxing hide away. It has a refigerator and microwave in the kitchen. We were also... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Summer Haven Resort

Address: 4983 E Indiana Beach Rd, Monticello, IN 47960-1268
Region: United States > Indiana > Monticello
Price Range: $194 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Summer Haven Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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