Quiet on river near Broadripple

Bed & Breakfast - Private room · Edgewater Pl, Indianapolis, IN 46240, United States

The Space

Room 1: Studio type room, Very spacious, cozy room with queen bed and down quilt. Small kitchenette with stove top, microwave, medium refrigerator, sink counter and dishes. Small bath with shower. Comfortable seating and lighting, private entrance with parking next to door. Your own thermostat for heating and air plus large windows. The dock on the river available for picnics or watching the boats and birds. HDTV with cable. Full breakfast served according to your likes and dietary needs. The Monon walking trail is 2 blocks away for 17 miles of hiking or biking. Broad Ripple village is a short 10 minute walk to excellent restaurants and galleries. Shopping specialties offer jewelry, gifts, one of a kind art objects. Movie 10 minute drive plus Vogue theater with its many band venues in Broad Ripple. Extremely peaceful and eclectic at the same time.

Room 2. An upstairs large dormer room quaint with the style of an English cottage. A queen bed and 1 twin bed offer restful sleeping arrangements. Full bath with shower is with the room. There is a small refrigerator, coffee pot, cable HDTV, a great view of the river, tables and chairs for studying or writing or even painting. If your friends visit, use of the library or porch is great for conversation. Warm days offer breakfast on the thirty foot porch facing the river.

The Neighborhood

This is a walking neighborhood during the daytime.

Getting around

There is no public transportation.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 5
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Extra people: $30 / night after 2 guests
Weekly Price: $650 /week
Monthly Price: $1200 /month
Security Deposit: $500
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
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Cancellation: Moderate

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  • We had a very nice stay with Gail and John. We especially enjoyed how close they are to the Monon Trail and how familiar they are with the area. And they served big, home-cooked hot breakfasts with friendly conversation.

    April 2014
  • We had a wonderful one night stay at the Blue Heron BnB. Gail and John were excellent hosts, and made us a delicious blueberry pancake breakfast. We stayed in room 1 which was very charming, looked just like the photos and had everything we needed. We would highly recommend!

    February 2014
  • It was a delightful stay for me in a quiet and private room. I very much enjoyed breakfast and a great conversation to start the day. Thank you Gail and John.

    September 2012
  • Gail and John were great hosts and their place was superb to say the least. I would recommend their place and hospitality to anyone looking for a special place to stay in the Broad Ripple area.

    November 2013
  • The upstairs room was very nice and had a kitchen which we enjoyed using.

    October 2013
  • I had a very enjoyable breakfast with the Juerlings- great conversationa and great food.

    October 2013
  • Extra nice people...very accommodating. Especially loved the bed and the location. Look forward to returning!!!

    September 2013
  • I stayed in the blue attic room for 5 nights--at first I was disappointed as I had fallen in love with the photos of the studio with the cute wallpaper and exposed beams, but in the end I loved the blue attic room! It was very private, comfortable, had its own bathroom, and (my favorite) had opening windows right above the bed so I could listen to the cicadas at night and get delicious fresh air (so much nicer than stale air conditioning at a non-descript hotel!) Gail and her husband John are very sweet people and fixed me a made to order breakfast every morning. I felt super comfortable with them and safe in their house. Their place is very conveniently located between the very fun Broad Ripple neighborhood and mall land, along a sweet river. I would definitely stay here again and am so glad I didn't back out when I discovered someone else had reserved the cute studio before me. It was so much better and much more reasonable than staying in a hotel.

    September 2013
  • My first AirBnB experience was with Gail and it could NOT have been better! What a lovely home and attention to detail. Her and her husband, John are naturals at hosting strangers! HA. Yummy and plentiful breakfast got us hours and hours down the road :) The location is swell being right down the road from the cute little downtown of Broadripple. We ate at the Corner Wine Bar, because of Gail's expert recommendation. And wait till you see the home's property! We would have loved to come a little earlier and stay a little longer to sit down by the river. Maybe next time?

    September 2013
  • My husband and I stayed with Gail for Labor Day weekend because we were looking for an affordable weekend getaway. The room was clean and comfortable. The decor was relaxing. The TV and internet worked great. The location was safe and convenient to Indianapolis sightseeing. We were able to see the Indianapolis Museum of Art (for free), the Indiana War Memorial (great museum- also free), Holliday Park (free) and other various sights downtown, which were all close to Gail's place. The biggest treat of our weekend was having breakfast with our hosts, Gail and John. They were easy to communicate with before our trip and they made our stay great during the trip. Gail is an amazing cook. She made us crepes, eggs, sausages, hash browns, and provided fresh fruit, tea, juice and coffee each morning. The large and leisurely breakfasts set our days off to a good start. Gail and John are a fun couple and the conversation with them and the other guests made it a more personal experience than staying at a hotel. I would highly recommend staying at this B&B if you are looking to have a weekend adventure in Indianapolis. The convenience, value, and hospitality are unbeatable! Thank you Gail and John!!

    September 2013
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Older couple who own Blue Heron B&B in Indianapolis. Gail is an artist and John is a retired contractor. we need twin or king bed preferred
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