You may already know that Oakwood Resort is a hotel in the South Bend/Goshen/Ft. Wayne area that is steeped in history, but there are many things you probably don’t know about us, too! We’ve worked hard over many decades to earn our reputation as one of the best hotels in Indiana, and we invite you to come and experience our resort for yourself! Below are some things you may not know about Oakwood Resort:

1. Oakwood Resort Has Won Multiple Awards and Accolades
You’ll find us listed on Groupon with the esteemed distinction “Best of Groupon” on our page – a distinction that states, “This is one of the most popular merchants on Groupon and is highly recommended by customers.” We’ve been the proud recipients of many, many awards over the years, a few of which include the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for multiple years, the Best of Groupon Getaways for 2016, and several Fort Wayne Newspapers Readers’ Choice awards. So, our reputation as the best hotel near South Bend, Fort Wayne, Warsaw, and Goshen is not only hard-earned, but also well-documented!

2. Every Stay with Us is a Unique Experience
Whether you’ve stayed at our lovely resort near South Bend twice in your entire life or you return several times each year, you’ll agree that your experiences are never the same! We work hard to constantly update our offerings and activities – everything from the Pier & Back Porch new menu to holiday events to special packages. Whether you’re interested in a Couple’s Getaway package, the live entertainment schedule, weeknight specials, or even Breakfast with Santa, you’ll find that there are always new and exciting things happening at Oakwood Resort.

3. Oakwood is Near Endless Activities and Opportunities in Big Cities
Our spectacular resort is in the perfect location – as a top hotel in Syracuse, Indiana, we’re within easy distance to places like Notre Dame University in South Bend, the Indiana Dunes National Park in Chesterton, world-famous antique shops in all directions, three golf courses within four miles of us, the historic town of Plymouth, IN, and countless others. Thanks to our close proximity to the cities of Warsaw, Goshen, South Bend, and many others, you’ll never suffer from a lack of options when you stay at our hotel in Syracuse!

4. There’s No Better Location for a Corporate Retreat or Banquet
Oakwood Resort is much more than just a hotel – in fact, we’re the premier destination in the area for everything from training seminars and corporate outings to weddings, bridal and baby showers, family reunions, and anything else requiring an event venue near South Bend. We’re the perfect place for anyone needing a great, versatile conference space, banquet space, outdoor venue or conference center and have handled the details for hundreds of events of all sizes through the years. We even cater events, too!

5. We Also Offer Lake Homes for Your Perfect Getaway
In addition to the 79 hotel guest rooms we have available, Oakwood Resort also has stunning lake homes for our guests to stay in during their visit. The homes vary in size and features, offering amenities and comforts like decks overlooking the lake and channel, multiple bedrooms and full kitchens, wrap-around porches, sleeper sofas and beautiful dining furniture, washers and dryers, and so much more. The next time you’re looking for the perfect getaway near Ft. Wayne, look no further than our beautiful lake homes near Lake Wawasee.

Don’t wait to reserve your hotel room, event space, banquet space, or lake home today! Reservations fill up quickly, so be sure to let us know your selection as soon as possible. We’re a great place to visit all year round, so remember to check out our current special offers!