Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast

Casual Elegance in the famed Washington Street Historic District

The Valparaiso Inn Bed and Breakfast is just a short, three block walk from Downtown Valparaiso’s iconic Lincolnway with its ethnic restaurants, wine bars, micro-breweries, coffee shops, boutiques, galleries, theatres, and salons. The Central Park and Urschell Pavilion in the heart of downtown host over 100 events and festivals annually, including a farmers’ market in the summer and ice skating in the winter. Just one mile from Valparaiso University making Valparaiso Inn ideal accommodations for visiting parents.

Located at 301 Washington Street, the Valparaiso Inn is one of the city’s beloved homes in the Historic Washington Street District.

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Having just completed a four year, full house restoration, the nearly 8,000 sq/ft., circa 1900, Classic Revival architecture is a spectacular and welcoming respite for those wanting the quiet and solitude of a simpler time.

Guests can gather in the grand living room, the parlor, the solarium, or the screen porch with its barrel ceiling. Guests can also relax in the six-person hot-tub and gaze at the stars.

Our five suites, each with a luxurious in-suite bathroom, are furnished in period antiques. Each morning, guests awaken to the smell of fresh baked muffins, breads, and fresh coffee, followed by a multi-course gourmet breakfast.

Each bathroom is individualized, offering guests choices of a two-person Whirlpool bath, clawfoot soaking tubs, marble showers and floors, and dramatic curved all glass showers with over-sized rain shower heads.

Please consider Valparaiso Inn for anniversaries, romantic escapes, historic vacations, girlfriend getaways, family reunions, business retreats and receptions, wedding and baby showers, couples traveling together and singles needing some restorative time away. The Valparaiso Inn is inclusive and welcomes guests. We strive to provide you with an experience you’ll cherish for years to come. 

After 6 years and almost $400K, dilapidated mansion is reborn as Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast


“The home has since been reviewed by the National Registrar of Historic Places and given a “noteworthy” designation. Noteworthy is a gross understatement.

“Today, it’s a magnificently restored mansion, costing Berman four years of sweat, stress and aggravating red tape, and costing him nearly $400,000. It boasts nearly 8,000 square feet, with five luxuriously appointed guest suites.

“Last month, Berman finally opened his dream – the Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast, the first of its kind in the city’s historic district, just where it should be. It blends in like a rose in a garden yet stands out like one in full bloom again.”

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