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Marriott Hotel Near White River State Park

Spend the Day at White River State Park

Just Steps Away from Our Luxury Indianapolis Hotel

For a unique vacation site with an astounding array of diverse activities available, your family will love the White River State Park in Indianapolis. Visitors have the chance to explore downtown Indianapolis attractions such as kayaking on the central canal, or getting some exercise along the waterfront promenade with its wide bike paths and Segway Rentals. Guests of the JW Marriott Indianapolis find the luxurious accommodations and proximity to the White River State Park one of the many reasons that sets the JW Marriott apart from other hotels near White River State Park.

Summertime Fun in Indianapolis at the White River State Park

Because the options at the White River State Park can be overwhelming, this is a sampling of a few of the very best attractions. The JW Marriott Indianapolis has a special package to help you make the most of your visit. The Lights, Legends and Lions package pairs the convenience of JW Marriott’s gorgeous luxury accommodations along with access to some of the most popular attractions in the White River State Park. In addition to deluxe overnight accommodations in the hotel’s beautifully designed rooms, the Lights, Legends and Lions Package includes two adult tickets to the IMAX theater, passes to the Indianapolis Zoo, the NCAA Hall of Fame and White River Gardens.

  • IMAX Theater: This unique theater is located inside the Indiana State Museum at the White River State Park. Famous for its six story tall movie screen, which is the largest in Indiana, the theater shows IMAX documentary films as well as Hollywood titles in both 2D and 3D for a variety of unique movie experiences.
  • NCAA Hall of Fame: Did you know that the NCAA encompasses 23 sports? Learn all about the life of a college student athlete at the Hall of Fame’s interactive displays in this architecturally stunning facility.
  • Indianapolis Zoo: This is no ordinary zoo. The expansive Indianapolis Zoo includes exhibits representing ecosystems across the globe. Learn about and observe over 250 animal and 1,700 plant species grouped in simulated natural habitats. The zoo beautifully recreates the environments of the African plain to the Arctic ice and includes an aquarium where you can get an in-water look at dolphin shows in the enclosed dolphin dome.
  • White River Gardens: The gardens are a part of the zoo, yet they remain a fantastic attraction on their own with the annual butterfly display, demonstrations of urban gardening, and fabulous blossoms in the conservatory.

Where to Stay Near White River State Park

At the JW Marriott Indianapolis, you have access to the best that White River State Park offers visitors and the convenience of luxurious accommodations. The beautiful hotel offers three on-site dining options. The Lobby Lounge is just right for a casual and cozy appetizer by the fireplace after your adventures at the zoo, or drinks before you head off to the IMAX. Osteria Pronto serves up award-winning, authentic Italian cuisine sourced from local ingredients. Relax after a day at White River State Park at High Velocity, and enjoy a fully stocked bar and satisfying food like hot wings, fish tacos, burgers, and creative desserts. You will love staying in the best of hotels near White River State Park at JW Marriott Indianapolis.