The Holiday Inn Express Rensselaer Hotel is located halfway between Indianapolis and Chicago at I-65 exit 215. A great place to stop prior to, or after, experiencing Chicago traffic. We are 35 minutes from the Purdue University campus at Lafayette IN. We are a nature lover's paradise with several famous wild life preserves near the hotel including the resting place for the Sandhill Cranes on their semi annual migration. We are 'Your Natural Destination' hotel. We are also the closest hotel to the new Fair Oaks Dairy Adventure attraction (11 miles). To accommodate the business traveler we have Executive King rooms that include high speed internet connected to a computer and color printer. All of our King room have a microwave and refrigerator.
Maximum Capacity: 50 General Event Space
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General Event Space | Maximum Capacity: 50 | 588 sq ft | 53 sq m
Come relax and be the talk of all of your friends at this gorgeous facility. This brand new lodge opened in May of 2016. It sits on a 50 foot cliff that overlooks Offield Creek and a meadow of wild flowers and a pond. The back wall of windows will draw the beauty of the view in and the 30 foot ceilings with large timbers will make for a stunning inside view. You can wander over to our water feature including a beautiful rock waterfall that is nestled among our preferred outdoor cocktail area and stadium seating that faces this area, making it optimal for small reception or ceremonies as well. Stunning views everywhere you look! Come check us out!
"Getaway to the heartland. Where friends and family unite."
Miles of trails
Pond w/ zip line
more info on our website. www.crazymanshideaway.com
Thomas “Crazy Man” Scott walked onto this land with one vision in mind and that was to provide a place where family, friends, nature, and excitement could all come together. Within a few years, he formed one of the most spacious and unique venues located in Indiana. Found just 1 hour away from Indianapolis, Terre Haute and Lafayette, IN, this beautiful,secluded venue brings the term “country wedding” to a whole new term. With over 400 acres of private land, these grounds can offer more than one night of wedding, retreat, or family celebrations, but a whole week of natural and relaxing fun. We pride our selves in going beyond the expectations of any client that visits Crazy Man’s Hideaway, and provide a level of service that we believe is hard to find at any other banquet site.
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