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Warm regards and a gracious welcome from the Best Western University Inn at Valparaiso in Valparaiso, Indiana. The newly renovated Best Western University Inn at Valparaiso is one and a half miles from Valparaiso University and three miles from Porter County Expo Center and Fairgrounds. This Valparaiso hotel is near the Porter Regional Hospital part of the Porter Healthcare System. With a hometown feel and great architecture you are sure to indulge your senses and sights as the hotel is minutes from downtown Valparaiso and its great eateries and shops. Soak in all the fun for the family at the Deep River Water Park. Take a trip down to the Indiana Dunes National Lake Shore just a short drive away, where you can enjoy the historic prairies and the Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan beaches.

Business travelers can also enjoy the Best Western University Inn at Valparaiso with convenient amenities such as free high-speed wireless Internet and a complimentary hot breakfast. Stay fit by getting a work out in our expanded 24-hour fitness room. The hotel's proximity to many businesses such as Urschel Laboratories, Emerson Power Transmission, Albanese Confectionary Group, and the Porter County Expo Center make this Best Western University Inn at Valparaiso an ideal place to stay.

Let us welcome you into our hotel and show you a memorable experience with a hometown charm.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted
Child Policy
Children 17 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1.20 mile(s) from Porter County Circuit Court
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Urschel Laboratories
  • 2.80 mile(s) from Pratt Industries
  • 3.30 mile(s) from Emerson Power
  • 4.40 mile(s) from Family Express
  • 4.50 mile(s) from Gortrac
  • 10.50 mile(s) from Albanese Confectionery


  • 1.10 mile(s) from Memorial Opera House, historic landmark theater for performing arts
  • 2.40 mile(s) from Brauer Museum of Art, home to a nationally recognized collection of 19th- and 20th-century American art, world religious art, and Midwestern regional art.
  • 3.80 mile(s) from Indiana Aviation Museum
  • 4.30 mile(s) from Porter County Expo Center
  • 13.80 mile(s) from Star Plaza Theatre, live music venue in Merrillville


  • Adjacent to Applebee's®, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.40 mile(s) from Pepe's Mexican Restaurant, full service, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.60 mile(s) from Bistro 157, full service, French, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.70 mile(s) from Bon Femme Cafe, full service, French, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.70 mile(s) from Greek's Pizzeria, fast food, Greek, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.90 mile(s) from Buffalo Wild Wings, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.40 mile(s) from Industrial Revolution, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2.10 mile(s) from Strongbow Inn, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2.20 mile(s) from Chipotle, fast food, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner


  • 1.50 mile(s) from Valparaiso University, private Lutheran institution founded in 1869
  • 2.40 mile(s) from Purdue University North Central, part of the Purdue University system offering undergraduate and graduate degrees
  • 2.60 mile(s) from Ivy Tech Community College, accredited higher learning commission
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Indiana University Northwest, part of the Indiana University system
  • 60.00 mile(s) from University of Notre Dame, independent national Catholic research university, highly accredited and voice of higher education

Nearby Cities

  • 13.20 mile(s) from Portage
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Merrillville
  • 15.40 mile(s) from Chesterton
  • 19.10 mile(s) from Crown Point
  • 20.30 mile(s) from Schererville
  • 23.40 mile(s) from Gary
  • 27.40 mile(s) from Michigan City
  • 53.00 mile(s) from Chicago, Illinois
  • 61.50 mile(s) from South Bend
  • 109 mile(s) from Fort Wayne
  • 154 mile(s) from Indianapolis


  • 0.20 mile(s) from Zao Island
  • 0.70 mile(s) from Central Park Plaza
  • 4.30 mile(s) from Taltree Arboretum Gardens
  • 8.10 mile(s) from Deep River Waterpark
  • 14.00 mile(s) from Indiana Dunes State Park


  • 0.80 mile(s) from Downtown Valparaiso Shops
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Walmart® Supercenter
  • 2.10 mile(s) from Target
  • 2.40 mile(s) from Kohl's
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Southlake Mall
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets


  • 55.00 mile(s) from Midway International Airport
  • 74.00 mile(s) from Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  • 0.60 mile(s) from ChicaGo Dash, travel into Chicago from Valparaiso.
  • 12.00 mile(s) from South Shore Train
  • 12.00 mile(s) from South Shore Line Passenger Service
  • 0.70 mile(s) from V-Line