Ivy Tree Inn & Garden Oberlin

195 S Professor St , Oberlin, OH 44074 USA (Show map)


Located 2 blocks from central town square and college. 5 minute walk. The inn is situated on a lofty perch across from scenic arboretum, Plum Creek and historic Johnson House. Guest rooms enjoy this view as well as the established gardens of the Ivy Tree Inn. Guest rooms are creatively designed. All private baths. Most rooms have European antiques, comfortable, not overdone. WiFi, TV. All rooms have queen beds. 2 rooms have 2 beds (queen and twin 3 person maximum). Vegetarian cuisine: Sorry we do not serve meat. One daily prepared feature item: cobblers, bread pudding, savory fritattas or quiche, etc. Includes: Fruit, yogurt, juice, coffee, tea. People love the coffee! Sorry no use of the kitchen thank you! Operating for 24 years, we have gratefully entertained hundreds of guests - from Hollywood to Ballywood. Our guests have left us with many memories and lovely testimonials about the Ivy Tree Inn & Garden. PLEASE NO COLOGNE - Thanks. Rates are based on dates and length of stay. $80-$135. Higher rates may apply. Weekly rate may apply. Check out is 11 am.

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Innkeepers: Ron Kelly & Steve Coughlin

Rooms & Rates

Plum Brook Room

The Plum Brook Suite: Highlighted by a French iron canopy queen bed with blue and white Chinese porcelain print bedding. Room also has an antique twin bed, pine desk & large armoire. Bay window views of Plum Brook, old arboretum and the beautiful Johnson House property. Room sleeps 3 maximum

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Magnolia Room

The Magnolia Room: The room and bath have beautiful second floor views of the extensive gardens and old arboretum. An antique pine queen bed is draped & crowned. This room is favored for its privacy. Beautiful carved corner cabinet.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Front Room

Tall antigue windows overlook Plum Creek and old arboretum . The room features a beautiful queen bed crowned with ornate valence and drapes. Soft cotton bedding with a french country design covers the bed. A twin bed is also in the room, as well as a desk and anique armoire. The plaster walls have been painted in a soft blush color. Nice views of old arboretum and beautiful Johnson House property. Room sleep 3 maximum

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Cottage Room

A charming small room with white washed cottage-style paneling. A queen with beautiful rust orange and blue boroque pattern A valence with floral design fabric crowns the bed. Lovely view of the back garden. Room has a private bath located outside the room 2 steps away.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Location Type

Oberlin College, Downtown, Small town


Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.) 22 miles

Directions to property:

From: Cleveland Airport: Follow 480 west to Rt 10/20 west (oberlin/Norwalk), Exit at Rt 511(Lorain st), take to town center, turn left on South Professor St. The Ivy Tree is the second property on the left just past Morgan St. 2 blocks south of Music Conservatory

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Oberlin College, Cleveland (airport 25 min/dwntwn 45min), Cleveland Metro-Park system, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Sports venue, University, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type


On-site amenities

, Lovely front porch and garden view patio

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Parking, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Theater, Dance Opera, Concerts, Theater, Dance Opera, Concerts, Theater, Dance Opera, Concerts, Theater, Dance Opera, Concerts, Theater, Dance Opera, Concerts, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 2pm or after
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes Not baby proofed, limit 3 people/per
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Depends on the weekend or dates.
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Visa or Master card to hold a room.
  • Cancellations: Please cancel 1 week prior to arrival date . If room can be filled no charge to guest. Cancellation policy really depends on the dates and how far in advance reservation is made.



Ron Kelly & Steve Coughlin

Languages spoken

English, Spanish

Resident Pets

No Pets

About the innkeepers

Just about everything! LOL

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  • Time Served: 8:30-10am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Vegetarian Gluten-free/Vegan, Meat-free

Signature Dish

Frittata or Quiche Italiano with sautéed veggie/mixed fruit cobbler
One daily prepared featured item(cobblers/bread pudding, quiche, frittata or other). Served with fruit, yogurt, juice/coffee/tea. Gluten Free available: Have oatmeal or frittata or gluten free cobbler, greek yogurt, fruit, Vegan options available: Oatmeal, vegan cobblers, grilled polenta with herbed veggies