West Baden Springs Hotel was originally built in 1902 and modeled after the greatest spas in Europe, complete with the world's largest free-span dome. Once dubbed the "Eighth Wonder of the World", the hotel was a haven for celebrities, gamblers, and political figures. Along with its sister property of French Lick Hotel Springs Hotel, West Baden Springs Hotel makes up part of the French Lick Resort. For generations, our beautiful retreat has offered a scenic environment in which to relax and enjoy nature. Guests can stroll shaded walkways and visit the famous gazebo housing the Pluto mineral springs, nestled amidst lush gardens of colorful flowers and carefully trimmed greenery. The shaded walkways provide quiet solitude at mid-day or for an evening stroll. Our manicured grounds also provide an impeccable backdrop for all kinds of events, from weddings and corporate picnics, to family cookouts. At West Baden Springs Hotel, every element provides guests with a heightened experience that reflects our legacy of excellence. Luxurious accommodations, pampering spa treatments, exhilarating Donald Ross-designed golf and state-of-the-art conference and event facilities makes West Baden Springs Hotelthe ultimate modern getaway.
Hotel Address:Location Summary
- West Baden Springs Hotel
- 8670 West State Road 56
- French Lick, IN 47432
French Lick is less than a half-day's journey from most Midwestern cities.
Directions to Hotel
From Louisville, take I-64 West to SR-37 North / IN-145 (Tell City-exit 79). Continue to follow IN-145 North to French Lick. From Indianapolis, take SR-37 South to Paoli, to SR-56 West to French Lick. From Cincinnati, take I-71 to Carrollton Ky SR-36 to Milton over bridge to Madison to SR-56 West through Paoli to French Lick. From Evansville, take I-64 East to SR 37 North / IN-145 (Tell City-exit 79). Continue to follow IN-145 North to French Lick. From Chicago, take I-90 Southeast to I-65 South, to I-465 South & West at Indianapolis. Take SR-37 South to Paoli to SR-56 West. From Cleveland, take I-71 to Carrollton IN, KY. SR-56 to Milton over bridge to Madison to SR-56 West through Paoli to French Lick. Option B. I-71 South to Louisville to I-64 West to SR-37 North / IN-145 (Tell City-exit 79), Continue to follow IN-145 North to French Lick. From Detroit, take I-94 West to I-69 South near Battle Creek to I-465, South and East around Indianapolis to SR-37 South to Paoli to SR-56 West. From Nashville, take I-65 North to Louisville to I-264 West to I-64 West to SR-37 North / IN-145 (Tell City-exit 79). Continue to follow IN-145 North to French Lick. From St. Louis, take I-64 East to SR 37 North / IN-145 (Tell City-exit 79), Continue to follow IN-145 North to French Lick.
For over 150 years, the Pluto Mineral Spring's healing waters have drawn visitors to French Lick, and the spa offers guests the ever-popular Pluto mineral baths.
Banquets & Meetings
The West Baden Springs Hotel,offers 40,000 square feet of special event and meeting space.
Fine Dining on Site
Sinclair's Fine Dining has a menu based upon nostalgic foods that represent Indiana's culture and historic past.
New fitness center featuring Matrix Equipment.
Natatorium housing indoor lap pool, outdoor pool and hot tub.
Experience complete relaxation in our natatorium featuring our 14,000 square-foot spa, full service salon, fitness center and indoor & outdoor pools.
A 51,000 square feet Vegas-style gaming facility, all on one floor, with soaring 27-foot ceilings.
Golf Driving Range
400-yard-long driving range, as well as, a chipping area, practice bunkers, target greens, and huge outing greens.
There are three golf courses on site.
Horseback Riding Stables for Trail Rides, Group Excursions, and Hayrides.
Promenade Shoppes are retail shops offering a diverse array of specialty items and logoed merchandise.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Business Center
- - Meeting Space
- - Executive Retreat
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pool, Indoor
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Casino Gambling
- - Golf Driving Range
- - Golfing
- - Horseback Riding
- - Shopping
Five Star Alliance Client Reviews - West Baden Springs Hotel
Kent M. Winter 2012
"What a great getaway. From the arrival to our room everything was perfect. The history of the place was really appealing too."