The English Inn has five distinct and beautiful Lansing event venues for 16-200 guests in which to hold your gathering. We also offer B&B lodging and a restaurant & pub at our convenient location in scenic Eaton Rapids, Michigan
Our Lansing Event Venues
The Devonshire Room: Originally the formal drawing room for the estate’s owners, the Devonshire room remains the ultimate in understated elegance. The original Honduran mahogany paneled walls surround the estate’s grand black marble fireplace; the sophisticated ambiance makes the Devonshire the most popular backdrop for a large gathering of friends and family. Antique furniture and a baby grand piano complete this lovely location. The spacious room has the capacity to seat fifty guests comfortably. Room Charge $175.00
The Thames Room: Three walls of leaded windows that overlook our formal gardens and the Grand River make this dining room an inviting setting. The bright and airy Thames room also has a fireplace and the capacity to seat twenty-four guests. Room Charge $100.00
The Oxford Room: Located on the garden level of the English Inn, the Oxford room features a stone fireplace, a terrazzo floor and views of the river, terrace and gardens. It is perfect for entertaining smaller parties and will accommodate up to sixteen guests.
Room Charge $75.00
The Midford Room: The original estate’s dining room, the Midford is situated so guests can enjoy views directly overlooking the formal gardens. The Midford room can accommodate up to thirty-two guests. Room Charge $75.00
Medovue Hall: Our latest addition to The English Inn is a stunningly beautiful banquet facility and among the finest in Lansing event venues. Medovue Hall named after the original estate built by Irving and Janet Rueter in 1927. From the marble foyer in the grand entrance to Medovue Hall to the elegant fixtures and furnishings, you will find this to be a unique and charming facility. The ballroom boasts two large chandeliers and numerous sconces that accent the walls. Mirrors, tapestries and artwork intertwine with huge arched windows that frame views of the sixteen acre estate. Medovue Hall features a large outdoor patio and has a dance floor available for your event to add to the festivities. Although able to accommodate 200 guests, Medovue is also a comfortable and warm venue for 50 to 75 guests. Room Charge $500.00, Ballroom Only $300.00, Lower level $200.00