Indianapolis Hotels near 96th Street

by Patrick M. Lind, Demand Media

    Indianapolis's 96th Street runs east-west from Interstate 465 past the Indianapolis Metropolitan Airport to Interstate 69. Visitors will find mostly chain hotels near 96th Street that offer convenient access to shopping, the airport and the interstate. Some of these hotels provide special services directly related to air travel. Additionally, downtown Indianapolis is no further than 20 miles from any hotel in this area.

    Hyatt Place Indianapolis Airport

    The Hyatt Place Indianapolis Airport puts guests just off of I-465 one block south of 96th Street. Rooms here have a contemporary feel, adding a bit of character to the traditional guest room. A Oriental-inspired divider separates the sleeping area from the social area of the room where guests can enjoy the flat-screen television, complimentary wireless Internet and MP3 alarm clock while sitting on the sofa. Each morning the hotel serves a complimentary breakfast and a 24-hour guest kitchen sells snacks, pizza and salads. The hotel offers free parking as well free transportation to any point within three miles of the hotel, including the airport.

    Hotel Indigo Fishers-Indy Uptown

    Guests of the Hotel Indigo Fishers-Indy Uptown, near the junction of I-69 and 96th, will first notice the hotel's modernist overhang above the front drive. This entry sets the tone for the entire hotel. Upon entry, guests then enter into a chic and contemporary lobby that uses natural elements like exposed brick and wood flooring to give it an organic feel. Guest rooms utilize the same design, where wood floors, fresh colors and large windows give the rooms a bright and airy atmosphere. In-room amenities include high-speed Internet and flat-screen televisions. The hotel's indoor swimming pool, hot tub and 24-hour gym provide a place for relaxation. Enterprise Car Rental services are available at the hotel.

    Hilton Garden Inn Indianapolis Northeast/Fishers

    Located within walking distance to the Centre North Shopping Center and the Regal Galaxy Stadium 14 movie theater on 96th Street, the Hilton Garden Inn Indianapolis Northeast/Fishers provides a homey surrounding and traditional guest rooms. The lobby area features a small fireplace area with couches for guests to relax on while enjoying the hotel-wide complimentary wireless Internet. Guests have access to the hotel's business center with available printing and faxing services. The onsite restaurant serves classic American cuisine for breakfast and dinner; guests can find additional dining options along 96th Street.

    Residence Inn Indianapolis Fishers

    The all-suite Residence Inn Indianapolis Fishers is near the intersection of Hague Road and East 96th Street. Guests will find numerous eateries within steps of the hotel including Cheeseburger In Paradise, Noble Roman's and a selection of fast-food establishments. All rooms here feature a separate living area with a couches and a coffee table as well as a fully equipped kitchen. Internet services are available throughout the hotel. For members of the Marriott Rewards program, this Residence Inn qualifies as a category 3. This hotel is pet-friendly; guests must pay a $100 non-refundable deposit upon check-in.

    About the Author

    Patrick M. Lind has been freelance writing since 2007 and has worked as an editor and journalist for ChicagoSporting.com. He received a Master of Arts in history from the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Middle East.

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