The Hickory Shades Motel near the campus of IU in Bloomington and Brown County Indiana ~ Mountain Biking Mecca

~ We have affordable, pet friendly, Mtn Bike friendly rooms ~ Book Online Anytime

2nd night ½ price ALL ROOMS!

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The Hickory Shades Motel, Brown County Indiana

"A Roadside Classic"

Located at 5714 St. Rd. 46 west, Nashville, Indiana

“Stay 2 nights for the price of 1 elsewhere!”

2nd night ½ price ALL ROOMS!
Cheapest clean room in Brown County Indiana!
if booked online with NO phone calls to motel
Rate will be applied by owner when reservation is accepted.
You will receive email confirmation next day.

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Places to Eat in B-town close to the IU campus

Enjoy our picturesque location close to T. C. Steele State Historic Site & Yellowwood State Forest

Very Affordable rooms for mountain bikers, HUNTERS, fishermen and travelers

Close to the campus of Indiana University, Bloomington. Go Hoosiers!!

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It's back! The historic Hickory Shades Motel in Brown County Indiana has been refurbished!

This affordable motel is located between Nashville and Bloomington, Indiana.

Offering affordable lodging close to the T. C. Steele state historic site, Yellowwood State Forest, Brown County State Park, Hoosier National Forest and the Indiana University campus, 4 miles from Lake Monroe Crooked Creek Fishing Boat Ramp.

If you are a hunter this is your home away from home. If you like Bass or Crappie Fishing, make this your next overnight destination.

Mountain Bike and Motorcycle friendly.

We offer monthly and group rates...just e-mail us.

Free wi-fi


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