Horton Creek Inn

Traverse City



Tucked away on 60 acres of majestic Michigan pines, Horton Creek Inn offers you and your guests the opportunity to experience the beauty of Michigan's northern woods on your special day. This storybook setting has a three-story logwood lodge offering every amenity. Whether you envision a small, intimate gathering or a grand celebration, the landscaped terraces, water features and picturesque gardens, make the perfect setting for your wedding day. The breathtaking gardens of "The Inn" venue are the perfect place to exchange heartfelt vows as guests overlook the ceremony. The beautiful terrace lawns can be tented for smaller receptions. The new "Pond Venue" is surrounded by pines and and flowering shrubs overlooking a half acre pond. Say, "I do," at the water’s edge beneath a custom pergola. Just steps away will be a tented reception area that will accommodate up to 300 guests. A choice of seating is available including rustic inspired log benches and traditional chairs. The friendly inn keepers are more than happy to help you plan the details of your outdoor wedding celebration.

Venue Style

Bed & Breakfast/Inn, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,500 to $4,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 8 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. A non-refundable security deposit of $500 is required. A 2 night rental of guest rooms is required for all Horton Creek Inn events at an additional fee.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Horton Creek Inn is estimated at between $7,255 and $13,613 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM