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Lutheran Basketball National Championships

Please read the following Housing Rules. Then proceed to the 2019 list of approved properties below.

Standardized Housing Rules During Tournament

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  • No hotel requests accepted until January 1, 2020.
  • All hotel requests must be made by March 15, 2020.
  • Special arrangements for housing will be made for teams that qualify after the cut-off date.
  • Absolutely no direct phone calls to hotels or national toll-free reservation hotlines for reservations, South Shore Sports Promotions, a department of the South Shore Convention & Visitors Authority is the housing bureau for this tournament and any violations are grounds for tournament disqualification!
  • South Shore Sports Promotions will email confirmation of hotel assignment to the team contact.
  • There is a minimum two (2) night stay and check out times are subject to individual hotel properties.
  • All cancellations must be made by 11:59pm CST on Monday, March 23rd or a fee of two night's room + tax will be charged. All changes and cancellations should be directed to the housing bureau by submitting a "change request" through your email confirmation or by sending an email to housing@southshorecva.com. Office hours to reach someone by phone are Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm CST.
  • Only one room should be reserved under one individual's name. If more than one room is reserved under the same individual's name, a different rooming list for each room should be supplied.
  • When a block of rooms is reserved for a team, each room reserved should be listed under a different name and that individual's credit card number. If one credit card is listed for an entire block of rooms, that individual is responsible for those rooms.
  • It is recommended that you guarantee your room with a credit card and not a debit card.
  • One adult is responsible for each room and assignments need to be stated clearly on rooming list BEFORE arrival.
  • Adults must supervise participants and any children under the age of 19 years old at ALL times.
  • Most properties have a mandatory quiet time and curfew. After such time, an adult must accompany children under the age of 19 years old.
  • Adults who are supervising children should refrain from drinking alcoholic beverages.
  • A one warning policy will be in effect. Guests will receive one warning before being asked to leave. If a guest is asked to leave, no refund will be issued for the remainder of the stay. Warnings will be done in writing so there is no discrepancy.
  • Primary coach/supervisor is responsible for his/her group knowing the above rules.
  • If a team is eliminated and they check out after the hotels designated check out time, they will be charged for the full evening.
  • Hotels may have their own rules that will be presented and must be agreed to at time of check-in.

 

National Lutheran Basketball Tournament Housing Information

March 26 - March 29, 2020

The LBAA Board of Directors have approved the following properties for the 2020 tournament. The hotels are listed by location. Please be advised, the Radisson Hotel, located in Merrillville, closed on Jan. 1, 2017.  
 

VALPARAISO – 2 minute drive time

BEST WESTERN INN – VALPARAISO    $129.00 (Doubles, King w/ Sofa Sleeper)
760 Morthland Dr, Valparaiso, IN 46383
Complimentary breakfast, guest laundry, near shopping, restaurants & Zao Island.
ROOM BLOCK: 30 Doubles, 15 King w/ Sofa Sleepers

COUNTRY INN & SUITES - VALPARAISO $120.00 (Double Queens, Single Kings, King w/ Sofa Sleeper, 1 Bedroom King Suites)
2020 LaPorte, Valparaiso, IN 46383 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, fitness center, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK: 15 Double Queen, 5 Single King, 5 King w/ Sofa Sleeper, 5 1 Bedroom King Suite

FAIRFIELD INN BY MARRIOTT VALPARAISO    $139.00 (Doubles & Single King)
2101 E. Morthland Dr., Valparaiso, IN 46383 
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Double  Queens, 10 Kings

HAMPTON INN & SUITES - VALPARAISO    $139 (Double Queens) $134 (Kings)
1451 Silhavy Rd., Valparaiso, IN 46383 
Indoor pool, jacuzzi, complimentary breakfast, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK: 25 Double Queens, 5 Single Kings

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - VALPARAISO    $139.99 (Single Kings & Double Queens)
1251 Silhavy Road, Valparaiso, IN 46385 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, fitness center, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK:30 Double Queens, 2 Single Kings

SUPER 8 - VALPARAISO  $110.00 (Double Queen & Single King)
3005 John Howell Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383
Indoor pool, complimentary SuperStart breakfast, guest laundry.
ROOM BLOCK: 24 Doubles, 5 Single Kings

 

CHESTERTON/PORTER - 15-20 minute drive time

BEST WESTERN INDIAN OAK - CHESTERTON    $99.99 (Double/Double Woodview) $116.99 (Double Queen w/ Sofa Sleeper) $106.99 (King w/ Sofa Sleeper)
558 Indian Boundary Road, Chesterton, IN 46304 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, fitness center, located on private lake.
ROOM BLOCK: 8 Double Woodview, 10 Double Queen w/ Sofa,  8 King w/ Sofa

COMFORT INN & SUITES - PORTER    $109.00 (doubles & king w/ sofa sleepers) 
1800 West US Hwy 20, Porter, IN 46304 
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, fitness room, restaurants nearby.
ROOM BLOCK: 20 doubles, 10 kings w/sofa sleepers

HILTON GARDEN INN - CHESTERTON    $126.00 ( Double Queens & Single Kings) $146 (Double Queen w/ Sofa Sleeper & King w/ Sofa Sleeper)
501 Gateway Blvd., Chesterton, IN 46304 
Indoor pool, hot tub, fitness room, guest laundry, and restaurant on site. Additional charge for hot breakfast.
ROOM BLOCK: 42 Double Queens, 10  Single Kings, 2 Double Queen w/ Sofa, 3 King w/ Sofa

QUALITY INN- CHESTERTON    $89.99 (Single Kings) $99.99 (Double Queen) $94.99 (Double/Double)
418 Council Rd, Chestesrton IN 46304
Complimentary breakfast, fitness room, restaurants nearby, Indiana Dunes State Park nearby.
ROOM BLOCK: 7 Single Kings, 10 Double Queens, 4 Double/ Doubles


MERRILLVILLE/Hobart - 20-25 minute drive time

BEST WESTERN INN & SUITES - MERRILLVILLE    $119.99 (Double Queen, King w/ Sofa, Single King)
8293 Louisiana, Merrillville, IN 46410 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, fitness room, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK:  13 Double Queen, 8 King w/ Sofa, 5 Single King

CANDLEWOOD SUITES - MERRILLVILLE    $109.99 (Doubles)
8339 Ohio St, Merrillville, IN 46410 
outdoor grill and patio, fitness center, business center, near restaurants and shopping.
ROOM BLOCK: 15 Doubles

COMFORT SUITES- MERRILLVILLE    $99.00 (Double Queens)
1344 East 83rd Avenue, Merrillville, IN 46410 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, guest laundry, near restaurants and shopping.
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Doubles

COUNTRY INN & SUITES - MERRILLVILLE    $129.00 (Double Queens)
8311 Ohio Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, near restaurants and shopping.
ROOM BLOCK:   30 Double Queens

FAIRFIELD INN BY MARRIOTT - MERRILLVILLE    $129.00 (Doubles) $139.00 (Kings w/ Sofa Sleeper)
8275 Georgia St., Merrillville, IN 46410 
Complimentary breakfast, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants. No indoor pool!
ROOM BLOCK: 30 Doubles, 10 Kings w/ Sofa

HAMPTON INN - MERRILLVILLE    $124.00 (double Queens)
8353 Georgia St., Merrillville, IN 46410 
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, near shopping and restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK: 35 Double Queens

HILTON GARDEN INN - MERRILLVILLE    $139.00 (double Queens)
7775 Mississippi, Merrillville, IN 46410 
Includes hot breakfast for up to 4 ppl per room, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants. 
ROOM BLOCK: 20 double Queens

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - MERRILLVILLE    $127.99 (double Queens) $122.99 ( Kings)
8460 Mississippi, Merrillville, IN 46410 
Includes hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants. 
ROOM BLOCK: 20 double Queens, 5 Kings

HOME 2 SUITES - MERRILLVILLE    $135.00 (Double Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers & Kings w/ Sofa Sleepers)
8420 Indiana St., Merrillville, IN 46410 
Indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, near shopping and restaurants, outdoor lounge space.
ROOM BLOCK: 15 Double Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers, 15 King w/  Sofa Sleepers

RESIDENCE INN - MERRILLVILLE   $144.00 ( Single Queen Suite w/ Sofa Sleeper)
8018 Delaware Pl., Merrillville, IN 46410
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, kitchenette, near shopping and restaurants
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Queen Suites w/ Sofa Sleepers

STAYBRIDGE SUITES – MERRILLVILLE $129.00 (Studio King Suites w/ Sofa Sleeper) $139.00 (Double Queen Suites)
8415 Louisiana St, Merrillville, IN 46410
Complimentary Breakfast, Fitness Center, Guest Laundry, indoor pool, Outdoor lounge space, near restaurants & Shopping
ROOM BLOCK: 10 Studio King Suites w/ Sofa Sleepers, 5 Double Queen Suites

 

SCHERERVILLE - 45 minute drive time

COMFORT INN – SCHERERVILLE $115.00 (Double Queens)
1019 W Lincoln Hwy, Schererville, IN 46375
Complimentary Breakfast, fitness center, guest laundry, near restaurants & shopping
ROOM BLOCK: 10 Double Queens

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS – SCHERERVILLE $125.00 (Double Queens)
1773 Fountain Park Dr., Schererville, IN
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, fitness center, near restaurants & shopping
ROOM BLOCK:  10 Double Queens

HAMPTON INN & SUITES – SCHERERVILLE   $129.00 (Double Queens)
1904 US Hwy. 41, Schererville, IN
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, fitness center, near restaurants & shopping.
ROOM BLOCK: 10 Double Queens

 

PORTAGE - 25 minute drive time

BAYMONT INN – PORTAGE     $99.00 (Single Kings & Double Queens) $104.00 (Kings w/ Sofa Sleepers & Single Queens w/ Sofa Sleeper) $109.00 (Double Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers & King w/ Sofa Sleeper Suites)
2323 Willowcreek Rd, Portage, In 46368
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, pet friendly, near restaurants, fitness room.
ROOM BLOCK:  20 Single Kings, 20 Double Queens, 5 King w/ Sofa Sleepers, 4 Single  Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers, 2 Double Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers, 2 King w/ Sofa Sleeper Suites

BEST WESTERN PLUS – PORTAGE   $119.00 (Double Queens & Single Kings)  $129.00 ( Kings w/ Sofa Sleepers & Double Queens w/ Sofa Sleepers)
6200 Melton Rd, Portage, IN 46368
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants, fitness room.
ROOM BLOCK: 25 Double queens, 25 Single Kings, 15 King w/ Sofa Sleepers, 15 Double Queen w/ Sofa Sleepers

COUNTRY INN SUITES - PORTAGE    $135.00 ( Double Queens)
1630 Olmstead Dr., Portage, IN 46368
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool w/splash deck, fitness room, guest laundry, restaurants nearby.
ROOM BLOCK: 40 Double Queens

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - PORTAGE  $115.00 ( Double Queens, Kings w/ Sofa Sleepers)
2323 Willowcreek Rd. Portage, IN 46368
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near shopping and restaurants
ROOM BLOCK:  20 Double Queens, 10 King w/ Sofa Sleepers

 

MICHIGAN CITY - 30 minute drive time

MICROTEL INN & SUITES - MICHIGAN CITY $99.00  (Doubles & Kings w/ Sofa Sleepers)
9834 W. 400 North., Michigan City, IN 46360
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, near Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall, Washington Park beach & restaurants.
ROOM BLOCK: 25 double Queens, 5 King w/ Sofa Sleepers

 

HEBRON – 35 minute drive time

COMFORT INN – HEBRON   $94.99 (Double Queens)
3550 E 181st Ave, Hebron, IN 46341
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near restaurants
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Double Queens

 

HAMMOND– 38 minute drive time

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS – HAMMOND $114.00 (Double Queens)
2918 Carlson Dr, Hammond, IN 46323
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near restaurants
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Double Queens

HAMPTON INN & SUITES– HAMMOND $114.00 (Double Queens)
2842 Carlson Dr, Hammond, IN 46323
Complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room, guest laundry, near restaurants
ROOM BLOCK: 20 Double Queens

 

Housing Request Form

Housing forms may be submitted beginning January 1, 2020 at 12:00am CST. Any forms submitted before this time will not be accepted.