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Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn

445 W University Drive, Mishawaka, IN 46545-1105
Phone: +1 574-273-2309   |   Fax: 574/273-0258   |   61 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Mishawaka hotels are renowned for hospitality, and for those looking for hotels near downtown South Bend but without the premium price tag, this property delivers.

Pet-friendly Mishawaka hotels can be difficult to find, but our property specializes in welcoming all guests. For those traveling with furry friends, special pet-friendly rooms are available at an additional $20 per pet. Of course, there are also exclusive non-pet rooms to ensure the highest quality and cleanliness for all guests.

Within walking distance to numerous restaurants and shopping at University Park Mall, our Mishawaka hotel features an incomparable location. Close to Interstate 80, traveling is made easy whether guests are on a vacation or here for business. Take advantage of being close to local attractions such as the University of Notre Dame and the Morris Performing Arts. From Sunburst to the Studebaker National Museum and the stunning Shiojiri Niwa Gardens, there's something for everyone nearby.

Downtown South Bend is only a short drive away, so enjoy the best of both worlds. The bustling downtown nightlife is within easy reach, but peace and quiet is guaranteed at this Mishawaka hotel. Head to the Potawatomi Zoo for a family-friendly day of fun, or check out an event at the Four Wind Stadium.

Business travelers with Bayer Pharmaceuticals and Glunz & Jensen can make the most of their travels by being so close to headquarters. Saint Joseph Medical Center is also in the neighborhood, and our Mishawaka hotel regularly hosts medical tourists and healthcare workers who need extended stays. Universal Forest Products routinely brings business travelers to town, and our friendly staff is dedicated to ensuring guests have everything necessary for an easy, flawless stay.

Book a comfortable stay at the Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn today!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Served daily, Eggs, Breakfast meat, Fruit, Assorted cereal, Yogurt, Variety of breads and pastries, Milk, Juice, Hot tea, Coffee
  • Indoor pool, heated
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility, 24 hours
  • Weight lifting equipment, weights available 5 to 50 pounds
  • Treadmill
  • Inter corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check out
  • Safe deposit box, free
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, free, 24-hour, high-speed Internet access
  • Printer available
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Mail services, outgoing, standard mail only
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services, TDD phones, available
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Laundry/valet, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., nominal fee
  • High speed Internet access in public areas.
  • USA Today and South Bend Tribune available daily in the lobby area.

Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western plus mishawaka inn in Mishawaka, Indiana is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 41.718265  /  Latitude: -86.182155


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: 89/90 Toll Road. Take Exit 83. Turn right at the stop sign on Capital Avenue. At the SR23 light, turn left. Go three lights and turn left on Main Street. Turn right at the light on University Drive. The Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn is on the left.

From: West Cleveland Road. Heading east on Cleveland Road, turn right on Grape Road. Turn left at the light on University Drive. The Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn is on the right.

From: North Grape Road. Heading north on Grape Road, turn right on University Drive, by the mall. The Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn is on the right.

From: Michigan. Take US-131 South. Continue onto I-94 Business West and then onto US-131 South. Turn left onto US-131 S/N Washington Street. Continue to follow US-131 South entering Indiana. Take the I-90/I-80 ramp toll road. Keep right at the fork and merge onto I-80 West/I-90 West toll road. Take Exit 83 for IN-331 toward Mishawaka. Turn right onto IN-331 North/Capital Avenue. Turn left onto IN-23 South. Go three lights, turning left on Main Street. Turn right at the light on University Drive. The Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn is on the left.

Best Western Plus Mishawaka Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Hannah Lindahl Children's Museum

Traveling with children? Be sure to head to Michawaka in northern Indiana for the Hannah Lindahl Children's Museum. Be sure to check ahead for museum hours, and get excited for center events like the Holiday Winter Wonderland in November and December, and the Hannah Lindahl Children's Museum’s birthday party each September – one fun spot in Indiana.

Children are thrilled to explore the Gallery Hall focusing on the glacier period, the Native American wigwam on display, and a 1800s replica of the town of Mishawaka. The kids may also grab a seat in the historic schoolhouse, and discover the exhibit focusing on Mishawaka’s Sister City – Shiojiri, Japan.

Notre Dame Stadium

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish is one of the premier college athletics programs in the country. Based out of South Bend in northern Indiana, Notre Dame has a long and storied history. Plan your next visit to South Bend, or nearby Mishawaka, for the fall and enjoy an exciting college football game at Notre Dame Stadium.

Opened in 1930 at a cost of $750,000, Notre Dame Stadium seats 80,795 fans. You can find the stadium on the Notre Dame campus, just east of Highway 31 along Moose Krause Circle. Each year, the college football season kicks off in September and plays through the new year.

Potawatomi Zoo

Stretched across 23 acres, the Potawatomi Zoo is located in the northern Indiana community of South Bend. Maintained by the South Bend Parks and Recreation Department, the zoo has drawn big crowds to Potawatomi Park from surrounding areas like Mishawaka and Elkhart since 1902.

With a focus on large cats, primates, and Australian animals, the zoo is home to more than 400 species. Popular animal habitats include those of the Amur tiger, the Golden lion tamarin, and the North American river otters.

Ruthmere Mansion

A famous historic residence in Elkhart, the Ruthmere Mansion offers guests tours throughout the three-story mansion and its gardens. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Ruthmere Mansion is also one of northern Indiana's most popular venues for weddings, events, and public programs.

Ruthmere is open to the public from April 1 to December 30 and is open from Tuesday through Saturdays. You can only experience the inside of the mansion through a guided tour, but you are free to take a self-guided tour on the outside grounds. Tours generally start on the hour every hour.

South Bend Chocolate Factory

The South Bend Chocolate Factory offers northern Indiana guests an up-close-and-personal look at the process of chocolate making and the chance to browse delicious treats at its factory outlet store.

Located near Mishawaka, the factory is open for tours from Monday through Saturday. Tour hours vary, but they all start at the top of every hour. Enjoy the paid 45-minute Inside Scoop tour or take the shorter and free 20-minute basic tour.

University of Notre Dame

University of Notre Dame

Golden Dome at University of Notre Dame

Established in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is a famed, Catholic research university set in northern Indiana. Set in Notre Dame – found near South Bend and Mishawaka near the shores of Lake Michigan.

Home to nearly 12,000 students, Notre Dame’s suburban campus includes 138 buildings over 1,250 acres. Visitors are encouraged to see the Snite Museum of Art, the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, and the Eck Visitor's Center.

Encompassing to the legendary Fighting Irish, the Notre Dame athletics department features 26 teams within the NCAA Division I. Notre Dame’s national championship football team, found at Notre Dame Stadium, has included nearly 10 Heisman Trophy winners, and more than 60 former players in the College Football Hall of Fame.

Wellfield Botanical Gardens

Situated over 36 acres, the Wellfield Botanical Gardens features ponds, woodlands, 24 individual gardens, and event space. Minutes away from downtown Elkhart, the garden offers visitors peaceful walks through trails and waterways. Don't miss the gardens' beautiful and colorful reflections in the water.

The gardens are also a great community center of northern Indiana, thanks to its extensive volunteering program and year-round special events schedule. The gardens are open full-time April 1 through October 31 and weather permitting November 1 through March 31.

More Area Attractions & Services

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Juday Creek Golf Course
  • 4.20 mile(s) from Warren Golf Course, Notre Dame golf course
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Action Park Paintball
  • 22.00 mile(s) from Potato Creek State Park
  • 37.00 mile(s) from Swiss Valley Ski Resort

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