City's First Boutique Hotel Aims To Elevate The Downtown Experience

Sep 3, 2021

Located at 204 West Main Street, The Bradley enjoys a prime location in what some call the city's dining district.
Credit Courtesy/The Bradley

The Bradley is a new local enterprise in downtown Fort Wayne, located at the gateway of the city's waterfront revitalization zone.

Born of Midwestern charm and modern design sensibilities, the flavor of the arts-forward boutique hotel resonates with locals and travelers alike from its west Main street address, evoking a sense of warmth from an inviting front lobby all the way up to the dramatic skyline view to be found from its popular rooftop bar.

For a look behind the scenes and into the heart of this unique operation, WBOI's Julia Meek sat down with its founder, Barbara Bradley Baakgaard and Carmen McGee, general manager of its restaurants, Birdie's and Arbor, to discuss what its bringing to the community.

For more information about the facility, visit The Bradley website.