University of Southern Indiana


The information below was supplied to USI by the proprietors. Indiana Sales Tax (7%) applies to all lodging except the Barn Abbey. 

New Harmony Inn

The New Harmony Inn has modern hotel accommodations featuring Shaker-style furnishings, elevator access to upper floors, greenhouse pool, and small fitness center; the Inn is adjacent to the Conference Center, where workshops are held. Wheelchair-adapted rooms are available. The Inn is a smoke-free facility.

Rates: $79 for two guests and $89 for more than two guests. If you would like a roommate, we will include you on a list of those seeking shared accommodations.

Call 812/682-4491 or 800/782-8605 or visit their website for reservations.

Barn Abbey Retreat Center

The Barn Abbey is a rustic, air-conditioned, retreat center featuring small double rooms with bunk beds (one quad room), a small chest of drawers, a hanging rod, and shared bathroom facilities. Linens, including towels, are provided. Rooms are on the first and second floors; there is no elevator. No smoking or alcohol is allowed and individual rooms do not lock. Individual rooms also do not have telephones; however you may receive incoming calls at 812/682-5712. Outgoing calls may be made collect or by using a credit card; a pay phone is available at the Inn.

Barn Abbey residents may use New Harmony Inn pool and spa facilities for a weekly fee. All breakfasts and lunches will be served at the Abbey; craft lectures and other Workshop events will be held in its common room. The Abbey is within easy walking distance of the New Harmony Inn.

The Barn Abbey "belongs" to NHWW from Sunday afternoon through Saturday morning. However, we cannot guarantee single rooms at the Barn Abbey. Requests for single rooms will be logged when received and honored after June 20 if space permits.  We are unable to provide lodging at the Barn Abbey before June 26 or after July 1.

Rates: $30/night (non-taxable). Preference will be given to those staying Sunday-Saturday nights. NOTE: Lodging at the Barn Abbey is subsidized by NHWW. Payments are to be made to USI on arrival by check, money order, or credit card (VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express).

Reservations should be made through USI Outreach and Engagement, 812/464-1989 or 800/467-8600.

Harmonie State Park

Harmonie State Park has 11 housekeeping cabins, 200 campsites, and is located about five miles outside New Harmony. The park has an outdoor pool and an abundance of deer.

Rates for cabins are $75/day Sunday-Wednesday and $85/day Thursday-Saturday. Camp sites are available for $19/day Sunday-Wednesday and $26 Thursday-Saturday. If reservations are made more than two weeks in advance, week-long rates can be offered. However, if reservations are made less than 14 days prior to arrival, separate rates will apply. 

For more information on rates and reservations, call 812/682-4821 or visit their website

The Four Seasons Motel

The Four Seasons contains 44 rooms with a bath, refrigerator and coffee maker (some rooms with microwave). Rooms have the cable channels HBO, CNN, and ESPN. An outdoor pool and complimentary continental breakfast are available to all guests at the motel. The location is in Mount Vernon, Indiana, about sixteen miles from New Harmony.

For rates and reservations, call 812/838-4821 or 800/264-1405 or visit their website

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