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Rensselaer hotels and places to stay

Year Round Lake Home W/wonderful Frontage, Nice Yard w/ Fire Pit, Home Theatre
4.8/5Exceptional! (85 reviews)
Our stay was great

"Everything was perfect!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Year Round Lake Home W/wonderful Frontage, Nice Yard w/ Fire Pit, Home Theatre
Indiana Beach Rentals on Shafer Lake, Monticello, Indiana
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22.08 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Shafer Lake

"Cottage overlooks the lake and part of Indiana Beach."…"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

Indiana Beach Rentals on Shafer Lake, Monticello, Indiana
Economy Inn
2 out of 5
9439 IN-114, Rensselaer, IN
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The price is $40 per night
6.46 mi from city center
3.3/5 (78 reviews)

"I felt comfortable and was treated very well by staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2020

Economy Inn
Monticello Inn
2 out of 5
1273 W Broadway St, Monticello, IN
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The price is $58 per night
23.59 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (80 reviews)

"Great staff, very friendly front desk manager. Room was out dated, but very clean. Great room for a place to sleep."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Monticello Inn
Blue Door Cottages
3 out of 5
5312 N West Shafer Drive, Monticello, IN
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19.79 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (29 reviews)

"Quiet cottage on the water perfect for a weekend getaway."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Blue Door Cottages
Outrigger Resort
2.5 out of 5
2773 North West Shafer Dr., Monticello, IN
The price is $92 per night
21.82 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (38 reviews)

"Excellent for the price! Lovely lake views and staff."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Outrigger Resort
Newer 2 bedroom 1 bath with attached garage and free washer/dryer in a great loc
The price is $79 per night
3.5 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Renssy

"All went as planned."…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2020

Newer 2 bedroom 1 bath with attached garage and free washer/dryer in a great loc
Best Western Plus Brandywine Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
304 S 6th Street, Monticello, IN
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The price is $130 per night
24.25 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (284 reviews)

"Nice stay. My boyfriend and I stayed over Memorial day weekend. The room was clean and spacious. We had the suite with hot tub. The hot tub was relaxing. The amenities are very nice but we didn't get a chance to use them. We went to the local brewery, Sportsman restaurant, and had a boat day renting ..."…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Brandywine Inn & Suites
Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer
2.5 out of 5
4788 Nesbitt Dr, Rensselaer, IN
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The price is $75 per night
5.94 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (221 reviews)
Comfortable and great people.

"I only stayed one night, but I would not hesitate to stay at this location again. The desk staff were friendly and helpful. She even wrote wrote out directions to where I needed to go, since I did not know the area. The building needs some repair and updating, but it was clean and I felt safe and ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer
Red Roof Inn Kentland
2.5 out of 5
205 S 7th Street, Kentland, IN
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The price is $53 per night
22.38 mi from city center
3/5 (136 reviews)

"The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The bathroom was large and clean."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Red Roof Inn Kentland
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Visiting Rensselaer

Visitors can enjoy all that Rensselaer has to offer including the university setting, riverfront, and churches. This city also attracts tourists with its countryside setting.

  • There are 4 hotels and other accommodations in Rensselaer
  • The closest major airport is in Lafayette, IN (LAF-Purdue University), 40.3 mi (64.9 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Rensselaer

The university setting is a highlight of the city and St Joseph's Chapel is worth a campus tour. Additionally, you might want to add Curtis Creek Country Club to your agenda.

This is a top place to stay based on our user reviews:

  • Comfort Suites - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Getting Around Rensselaer

If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Rensselaer Station. Rensselaer might not have very many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Rensselaer

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 55°F during the day and 15°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 85°F, while the average at night is 34°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 46°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 70°F and nighttime averages of 17°F
  • About 39.37 inches of rain falls on Rensselaer each year
  • Usually July and June are the hottest months with an average of 83°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 18°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Rensselaer?
Comfort Suites is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your visit include Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer and Economy Inn.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rensselaer, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Rensselaer.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Rensselaer?
For more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Rensselaer, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Rensselaer?
Economy Inn is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer and Comfort Suites.
What's the best hotel to stay close to St Joseph's Chapel?
Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It’s located 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from St Joseph’s Chapel. Other good choices within 5 miles include Comfort Suites and Economy Inn.
What are some accommodations with pools in Rensselaer?
Comfort Suites is a top hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Baymont by Wyndham Rensselaer is another choice that features an onsite pool.
What's the best hotel for staying near O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport is a popular 4-star hotel featuring 2 restaurants and 2 bars. It’s located a short 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from O’Hare Intl. Airport. Other good options close to the airport are Edward Hotel Chicago and Best Western At O’Hare.
What is staying in Rensselaer like?
Visitors can enjoy all that Rensselaer has to offer including the university setting, riverfront, and churches. This city also attracts tourists with its countryside setting. In Rensselaer, there are 4 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Rensselaer?
A favorite place to visit is Curtis Creek Country Club. You’ll also find Fair Oaks Farms and Hazelden Country Club.
How should I get around Rensselaer?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Rensselaer Station. Rensselaer might not have very many public transit options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
What's the seasonal weather like in Rensselaer?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 30°F. Average annual rainfall for Rensselaer is 39 inches.

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