: South Bend's Regional Airport
: South Shore Line to Chigaco
: Indiana Toll Road I 80-90
: New Buffalo at Lake Michigan
: AJ's pub
: Blackthorn and Elbel Golf Courses
: Carriage House - one of South Bend's finest dining
Conveniently located just a few minutes from the Indiana Toll Rd and also the US 31 by-pass, you will find fast and easy access to Notre Dame events. The home is less than 15 minute drive to NDU's Campus or downtown South Bend and only 20 minutes to The University Park shopping / dining corridor. Enjoy the relaxing feel of a resort setting, right on a 10 acre private Lake Blackthorn. It is within 10 minutes to numerous restaurants including ‘The Carriage House” (one of South Bends finest) just around the corner. For anyone wanting to get in some golf over the weekend, we are located 5 minutes from South Bend finest public golf course, Blackthorn, and also 5 minutes from, Elbel Hills and only 15 minutes from Notre Dames Warren Golf Course. Pristine Lake Michigan beaches are only 40 minutes away. Southwest Michigan wine country and Tabor Hill winery / restaurant is also located just a short 40 minute drive away. The roads in the immediate vicinity are a road cyclists dream. Beautiful, quite country roads meander through woodlands, orchards and cornfields. Fabulous Vistas, rolling hills, and nice stretches of flat lands as well. Quaint towns and lovely cafes await riders willing to ride 20 or 30 miles.