Welcome to the Lil Black Bear Inn!

The ‘Lil Black Bear Inn is located on State Road 46 East in the beautiful hills of Nashville, IN voted by Midwest Living magazine readers as “the most picturesque stretch of highway in America.”

Our intimate six-room inn offers privacy, pampering, warm hospitality, and great food. Stay with us for a relaxing getaway, whatever the reason or season.

Our six person hot tub is open to all our guests to enjoy and relax.

Comfortable bedrooms with custom furnishings and local original artwork, several rooms with private whirlpool spa baths, in-room refrigerators, full breakfast, free wireless internet, satellite TV with flat screen TVs  free movie library, free parking, central air/heat, player,  aromatherapy toiletries in rooms with spas and bottled water. Ask for a room with a whirlpool spa or one with a view of the woods or pond. We are also a pet friendly inn.

We can arrange for candlelight dinners on our decks and patios or in-room dining.

We also offer gift and fruit baskets, floral bouquets, spa treatments, in-room deep tissue massage therapy, chocolate covered strawberries,  and more… call or email us for pricing.

In the morning, awaken to a sumptuous country breakfast, accompanied by juice and gourmet coffee. Breakfast is on the house, of course.  We also offer complimentary Homemade baked goods ,Coffee , Specialty  teas and hot chocolate.

Our goal is to pamper you so you can relax, unwind, renew and recharge.

Gift certificates, specials and packages are available for anniversaries, birthdays and honeymoons. Please tell us if you are celebrating a special occasion – honeymoon, anniversary, and birthday or simply escaping for a couple of days. We’ll do everything we can to make your getaway extra-special, always.

Guest Rooms

You can choose from six guest rooms.


You will enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning.


Our location in Nashville, Indiana has amazing views!