The English Inn is a premier wedding venue near Lansing. The majestic decor and natural beauty of the Inn provide a lovely backdrop for any wedding, along with its excellent service and award winning food. The convenient location of the venue just outside of Lansing within the peaceful countryside make it easy for guests to reach the site.
Whether it’s an intimate wedding or a large-scale one, the English Inn offers amenities for wedding of just about any size. The English Inn is where elegant and modern meets old world tradition. The historic estate of the Tudor Revival style features fifteen acres of beautiful grounds along the Grand River, including formal English gardens.
The elegant ballroom includes picturesque windows and crystal chandeliers. The venue is a great choice for summer weddings with its vibrant gardens, and is also beautiful during the winter when the grounds are covered with snow. The historic bed and breakfast and banquet hall combine a vintage feel with classic elegance to create timeless wedding event. The quaint countryside and beautiful grounds offer a truly romantic setting for weddings.
Amenities and Facilities
Situated in the cozy countryside in Eaton Rapids, the English Inn offers two different picturesque locations for outdoor wedding ceremonies. The Pergola on the Grand is located along the wooded banks of the Grand River, offering a perfect setting for an outdoor ceremony. The space is surrounded by a twinkling fountain, a beautiful garden, and the sounds of the river that together create a memorable wedding experience. The English Gardens, however, are the English Inn’s crowning glory, providing a romantic atmosphere for an outdoor ceremony.
The Medovue Hall at the English Inn is an expansive event space that can accommodate a maximum of 200 guests. The unique and historic venue features the Grand Ballroom with palladian windows that overlook the river, vaulted ceilings, and crystal chandeliers. The Garden Level features both outdoor and indoor seating and a brick terrace that is perfect for hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. Natural scenery and lush gardens across sixteen acres provide ideal opportunities for photos. The English Inn also provides the convenience of wedding ceremonies, receptions, and accommodations all located at one venue.
The English Inn itself also provides a smaller event space that can accommodate up to 50 guests. Four distinct dining rooms offer space for receptions, each with their own unique feel. The carefully maintained grounds provides various spaces for hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and mingling. The natural scenery and gardens are great spots for wedding photos. The 18-room bed and breakfast offers on-site lodging for the wedding party and guests. The DiRoNA Awarded Restaurant is also great for rehearsal dinners and morning after brunches.
The English Inn provides all of the essentials with its wedding packages. This includes, tables, chairs, wireless internet, in-house catering, in-house bar, cake, and event planning. The wedding venue offers all-inclusive packages, as well as accommodations.
The English Inn is located at 677 South Michigan Road in Eaton Rapids, is wheelchair accessible, and provides on-site parking and accommodations.
677 South Michigan Road, Eaton Rapids, MI 49682, Phone: 517-663-2500