The Kokomo IN Area
Kokomo, IN is thought of as the “City of Firsts.” It’s role in the natural gas boom created an environment that attracted many industries. Some of the firsts discovered in Kokomo include the first aluminum casting, stainless steel tableware, push-button car radio, and first successful run of a horseless carriage (or automobile), among many others. Today, Kokomo is still a place that draws visitors for both business and leisure. La Quinta Inn & Suites Kokomo, located off South Reed Road, is an ideal place for guests to stay near the vibrant local scene, as well as the industries and companies that still call Kokomo home.
The hotel is situated about 45 minutes north of Indianapolis International Airport, and is within 3 miles of Kokomo Chrysler Casting and Transmission Plant, GMC Holding Plant, Duke Energy, and both Purdue and Indiana Universities. It’s a short walk to get to seven restaurants, including the Texas Roadhouse and Cracker Barrel.
Hotel Services and Amenities
La Quinta Inn & Suites Kokomo represents the new face of the La Quinta brand. Every detail was designed with guests in mind. The spacious lobby is both functional and relaxing. Enjoy efficient check-in and out, or use the FREE high-speed WiFi available throughout the hotel to get work done while sitting among fellow travelers. Other amenities include a spa-like pool area, expansive fitness center, free parking, and a Bright Side Market that stocks snacks and travel necessities. Guests can also start each day with the FREE hot Bright Side Breakfast® featuring biscuits and gravy, scrambled and hard boiled eggs, a rotation of bacon or sausage, freshly prepared oatmeal and toppings along with cereals, fresh fruit, waffles, muffins, breads, and more. Coffee is available 24 hours a day.
The hotel is pet friendly and 100-percent nonsmoking, and rooms are beautifully appointed with relaxing décor that features appealing art and gorgeous finishes. Enjoy pillowtop mattresses and flat-screen TVs. Bathrooms are designed to be both eye-catching and efficient. You’ll also have all the basics, like alarm clock, iron, hair dryer, microwave, and refrigerator.
There is a lot to explore in Kokomo, whether you’re a history buff or want to find popular attractions and entertainment. The hotel’s location makes it easy to get around, and you’ll find top destinations like Kokomo Opalescent Glass Factory, Seiberling Mansion, Elwood Haynes Museum, and the Vermont Covered Bridge nearby. Business travelers can easily get to the many manufacturing plants in the area as well as the Kokomo Event and Conference Center. For more of a thrill, be sure to check out Kokomo Beach & Family Aquatic Center.