In the heart of historic, downtown Madison, IN

The Niddy Noddy Inn is an 1839 shotgun house on the National Register of Historic Homes. It is located in the historic district of Madison Indiana. Your guest house is located within walking distance of dining, wineries, antique malls, historic buildings, the Visitors Center and the mighty Ohio river.

Information about the Niddy Noddy Inn

The accommodations for the Niddy Noddy Inn include:

1 King Size Bed, 2 Twin Beds, 1 bath with a shower/tub, hairdryer, washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, a fully equipped kitchen, WiFi, cable television, and off-street parking.

Rates for the Niddy Noddy Inn are as follows:  

$150/night for 2 guests. There is a $25 charge for each additional guest per night, with a maximum occupancy of 4 adults.   Minimum two-night stay.  A $50 deposit is required to hold reservations and is non-refundable a week before the reservation date.  There is also an Indiana Sales Tax of 7% and an Indiana Innkeepers Tax of 5% that will be added to your total reservation fee.  

Please email or call the Innkeeper, Glenna Hanks Wade to reserve the Inn and to make arrangements for deposit payment. Payments can be made in the form of cash, check and all major credit cards are accepted. Gift Certificates are available for purchase. At the Niddy Noddy Inn, smoking and pets are prohibited and it is an adult only destination. Check in time is 2:00 P.M. and Check out time is 12:00 P.M.  The Inn will be open April thru October; call or email for availability and questions.









What is a Niddy Noddy?

 A Niddy Noddy is a tool that was used from 1750-1850 to measure yarn from a spinning wheel into a skein. Niddy Noddy, Niddy Noddy Two heads and one body.  Here’s one, T ain’t one Twill be one, bye and bye Here’s two, T ain’t two Twill be two, bye and bye.

As a long time spinner and weaver of yarn the Niddy Noddy was my favorite tool to share with children and adults.