Discover home again in Van Wert County

Finding the right hotel is a must on any vacation and Van Wert offers a variety of hotels and motels to fit any budget. Ranging from well-known national chains to family-operated businesses, a fine bed and breakfast, or a campground you're sure to find the right accommodations during your stay in Van Wert. Only a short drive from Fort Wayne, Indiana or Lima, Ohio, the accommodations found in Van Wert are a comfortable alternative to city prices.

 


 

Bed & Breakfast

Hughes Inn Come and enjoy the Mission, Arts and Crafts style bungalow built in 1915 which has been completely updated and restored. Each of the four spacious rooms are uniquely decorated and furnished with antiques and collectables. Each of the guest rooms include breakfast served in the red toile decorated dining room. For more information contact the Hughes Inn at 419-238-9888 or visit their web site at www.hughesinn.com

 

 

Lincoln Highway Bed and Breakfast This 159-year-old brick home retains many of the period details that make it feel pre-Civil War. A foyer attaches a modern-day Cape Cod that is also part of the bed and breakfast. The Lincoln Highway Bed and Breakfast boasts the fact that Johnny Appleseed once stayed on the property and perhaps even planted the three apple trees growing there.  The large trees that shade the property include the state's oldest persimmon tree and Chinese Lilac tree. For additional information call them at 419-203-7730 or visit their web site at www.lincolnhighwaybedandbreakfast.com

 

 

Hillside Bed and Breakfast Situated in a quiet rural setting, the Hillside Bed and Breakfast is an old restored 1907 farmhouse. Here you can relax and enjoy the rabbits, squirrels, and all types of birds that come to feed just outside the large picture windows. Also located on the property is an Oliver Tractor collection. The proprietors operate a working grain farm. For additional information call them at 419-495-2845 or visit their website at www.hillsideinohio.com                 

 

 

 

 


 

Campgrounds

Huggy Bear Campground Huggy Bar Campground is located on 27 acres

with a 3 acre pond for swimming and fishing. They also offer an in-ground

swimming pool for campers’ enjoyment. A challenging 18-hole mini golf course is also located on the property. All of the camp sites offer water, electric and a fire ring. They also have sites with a sewer hook-up. They offer wireless internet access, winter camping and a restaurant can be found on the premises. For more information visit their web site at www.huggybearcampground.com or call at 419-968-2211.

Timberwoods Camping Resort Timberwoods is a quiet wooded site within easy distance of shopping and cultural activities. The facility offers golf on-site, along with a lake for fishing, a pool, restaurant and electrical hook-ups. Primitive camping, tent camping and RV camping is available.  Contact them at 419-238-1124 or visit their web site at www.timberwoodscampgrounds.com

 

Van Wert County Fairgrounds The Van Wert County Fairgrounds consists of approximately 90 acres of land, including some 8 acres of paved driveways, a variety of buildings and structures and lots of shaded grassy areas capable of serving a wide variety of activities and events. Overnight camping is available from April 1 through November 15. For rates, availability and reservations contact the Van Wert County Fair Board office at 419-238-9270 or visit their web site at www.vanwertcountyfair.com for additional information.

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Motels

Comfort Inn The Comfort Inn is a well-maintained, moderately-priced facility.  They offer clean, modern, spacious rooms with many amenities including cable TV, indoor pool, exercise room, high speed internet access in each room and a continental breakfast.  They are handicapped accessible.  Shopping and restaurants are located nearby in the Towne Centre shopping area, and Main Street businesses are just a few blocks away.  When attending events at the nearby Niswonger Performing Arts Center or participating in one of the many area festivals, the Comfort Inn makes a great place to extend your stay.  For more information contact them at 419-232-6040 or visit www.comfortinn.com/hotel-van_wert-ohio-OH490

Guestkeeper The Guestkeeper is an independently owned and operated motel with 46 rooms. With reasonable prices and clean facilities, the Guestkeeper is an ideal lodging destination for couples or families who do not require extensive recreational activities. They cater to those seeking a no-frills stay whether its for overnight or an extended stay. The motel has in-room internet access, continental breakfast and a “pets allowed” policy. For more information contact them at 419-238-3700 or visit their web site at www.guestkeeperinnvw.com

Fountain Inn The Fountain Inn is a beautifully maintained historic Inn located along the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor.  The Inn's yester-year charms with its modern conveniences offers home comforts.  The Inn is located in downtown Van Wert, right across from the YMCA and the Brumback Library.  Right beside the Inn is the award-winning Fountain Park, where noted musicians perform in our Summer Music Festival every Friday evening.   From the Inn you can take a bike ride or stroll down memory lane in downtown Van Wert.  Otherwise, if you would prefer to relax and stay indoors, the Inn has a movie collection for the lending. The rooms are quiet, clean, and tastefully decorated with queen-sized beds, cable color TVs, refrigerators,  microwaves and full baths.  They offer free High Speed Wireless Internet, free local phone calls and free fax service.  Finally, ask them about their complimentary "Health Center" day pass at the YMCA and enjoy all the member benefits.  To learn more about this facility, email their web site at www.fountainn.com or email them at info@fountainn.com.  For directions, reservations and group rates please call their office at 419-238-3330

 

Hotels

Holiday Inn Express The Holiday Inn Express has consistently received praise from its customers for the clean, modern and spacious rooms with many amenities including cable TV, indoor pool, exercise room, high speed internet access and a free continental breakfast. Handicapped rooms are available. For more information and reservations call 419-238-2600 or 1-888-HOLIDAY. You can also view the facility by visiting www.hiexpress.com/vanwertoh.

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Banquet Facilities

The Convention and Visitors Bureau stands ready to assist you in planning your business or group meetings and finding the correct banquet facilities to meet your needs.  Let us help you impress your colleagues and friends in making a fine selection.

 

Hotel Marsh    
128 E. Main Street
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-2959
Capacity:  Maximum 100 people 

Willow Bend Country Club
579 Hospital Drive
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-0111
Capacity: 
200 people (Main Dining Room) 
40 people (Board Room)
70 people (Lower Level)

American Legion
631 W. Main Street 
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-5266 
Capacity:  Maximum 175 people  

Lincoln Ridge
6237 Lincoln Highway  
Convoy
Ph. 419-749-4221
Capacity:  Maximum 75 people 

      

Hickory Sticks Golf Club

(Mulligan's Pub)

Seasonal

12083  US Rt. 127 S

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-0441

Capacity:  Maximum 75 people


Y's Cuisine - YWCA
408 E. Main Street
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-6639
Capacity:  Maximum 150 people

 

Van Wert County Fairgrounds

1055 S. Washington Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-9270

Capacity:  Maximum 900 people

Note:  4  areas of various sizes are      

            available

 

 

Elks Lodge
1197 Elks Drive
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-5580
Capacity:  Maximum 250 people

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5803

111 N. Shannon Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-9600

Capacity:  Maximum 175 people

Knights of Columbus

425 Woodland Avenue

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-6034

       419-771-9677

Capacity:  Maximum 400 people

 

Van Wert County Historical Museum

602 N. Washington Street

Van Wert

Ph:  419-238-4192

Capacity:  70 people (Annex)

                 100 people(Barn)

                   20 people (Mansion)

 

Trinity Friends Family Life Center

605 N. Franklin Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-23-2788

Capacity:  Maximum 500 people

 

Vantage Career Center

818 N. Franklin Street

Van Wert

Ph:  419-238-5411

Capacity:  300 people (Commons)

                   100 people (Cup & Saucer

                                          Restaurant)

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                      

Hughes Inn

704 S. Washington Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-9888

Capacity:  Maximum 30 people

Niswonger Performing Arts Center

10700 St. Rt. 118

Van Wert

Ph:  419-238-6722

Capacity:  1200 people (main hall)

                   175 (Lecture Hall)

                   200 (Grand Lobby)

 

Van Wert Council on Aging

220 Fox Road

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-5011

Capacity: 320 people

 

 

Van Wert County Hospital

1250 S. Washington Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-2390

Capacity:  Maximum 35 people

                   5 meeting rooms available

 

YMCA

241 W. Main Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-238-0443

Capacity:  10 people (Room 1)

                   30 people (Room 2)

 

 

 

                                   

                     

   

 


 

Caterers

 

Collins Fine Foods
223 N. Washington Street 
Van Wert 
Ph. 419-238-0079  

Grant's Catering

Linda Grant

110 S. Main Street

Payne, OH

Ph;  419-263-2457

 

  

Dairy Queen
(small groups)                       
1222 S. Shannon Street
Van Wert 
Ph. 419-238-0222

    

Juan Recuerdos

212 E. Main Street

Van Wert

Ph:  419-238-3622

 

Subway South
807 Fox Road
Van Wert 
Ph. 419-238-5653     

     

Subway North
319 Town Centre Blvd.
Van Wert
Ph. 419-232-3600

 

Pitt Stop Restaurant

1103 S. Shannon Street

Van Wert

Ph: 419-232-4455

       419-204-4812

 

Willow Bend Country Club
279 Hospital Drive
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-0111

 

Balyeats Coffee Shop
133 E. Main Street
Van Wert
Ph. 419-238-1580

 

 

 

Kustom Katering
Kristy Bidlack
23998 Road 151
Grover Hill, Ohio
Ph. 419-587-3174 / 419-203-5396

 

 

 

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