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Mount Pleasant, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have stayed here a total of 4 times now. We stay in the Croquet cottages, which are posh and elegant feeling while still being incredibly cozy. We often splurge and add the "Complete Romance" package to our room which includes champagne and a 5-course meal. I have never had a better meal in my entire life. I've tried the... More 

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Caroline O, Front Office Manager at The English Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your beautifully written words! We are so pleased that you have consistently enjoyed your experiences with us. Creating special memories on all of your occasions is what we pride ourselves on, so we're thankful to hear that we have achieved that for your recent wedding. Congratulations again on your marriage and we cannot wait to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we stayed here on our travels from Michigan state to Michigan u & we treated ourselves to the package with dinner & it was an awesome experience, the rooms where very comfortable & quiet, the grounds were gorgeous to walk around & the dinner food was well worth the price! awesome experience

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Thank Kurt H
Caroline O, Front Office Manager at The English Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are very glad you enjoyed your experience with us and appreciate the feedback. Hope you made it home safely and we await your return! More 

Lakeside, Michigan, United States
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200 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

The English Inn is located about ten minutes South of East Lansing. It's the former home of an auto baron, built in the late 20's. There are rooms in the old house, where we stayed, but there are outlying cottages with what you could call updated fixtures and comforts. The Inn has a restaurant on the main floor (I'll post... More 

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Thank Jim M
Caroline O, Front Office Manager at The English Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your beautifully written review! Each and every word is cherished here at the Inn. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to have you back again soon! More 

Center Moriches, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This place is in a nice and great location, beautiful and peaceful with nice and friendly staff who did their best to be so helpful. It is so wonderful if you want a relaxing vacation then this is the place to be.

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2 Thank Dillon X
Caroline O, Front Office Manager at The English Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We love hearing from you and are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We are thrilled you appreciate our destination as much as we do and we recommend coming back around Christmas time! More 

New Castle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We had never visited this part of Michigan before and found the area to be delightful. The English Inn has quite a history and was a great venue for a wedding. Rooms vary from the main manor house to new cottages to a home with shared common rooms and private bedrooms. We stayed in the home with other wedding guests.... More 

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Lowell, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

My husband has wanted to take me here for years, and we finally got the chance last weekend. We chose the Bath room not because it is the least expensive but because hello! The main room is a bathroom! With a chandelier! And a dining table! And that's insane! Well it was insane, but in a marvelous marvelous way. The... More 

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Michigan
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167 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We celebrated our 32nd wedding anniversary. We had heard lots about this beautiful, peaceful place. It was all true. We stayed in the Somerset room. Wonderful. Extremely friendly staff and very efficient. All the glasses/cups we were served were either chilled or warm--depending on what we had. The butter for your croissant was warm. Dinner was a nice slow paced... More 

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Holland, Michigan
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

My partner and I were going to be celebrating our 28th wedding anniversary and the pressure was on to make everything perfect. You know the situation, you try something new, spend a couple extra bucks and put all the pressure of success on those around you. Eric and his team did a fantastic job from begging to end!! I can't... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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156 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We stayed in the Royal Croquet Cottage. It is one of six built two years ago and very much different than the restored rooms in the main building. If we return we would stay in the cottages further down the hill like Toffee or Dove because of better views. These cottages were probably designed by a man. Though the jetted... More 

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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We were given a 1 night stay here for my husbands birthday. Although this is beautiful form the outside the inside needs work. The bed in our room was really loose and the bathroom had hair on the wall of the shower. There was duct tape on the shade in our room also. The food was excellent for dinner and... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Occasionally, when you may least expect it, you come across a spot in the world where time seems to have stood still, where graciousness of spirit and personal attention to detail still thrive, where the hustle and bustle of the modern world are shut and the lingering taste of a good Burgundy on your palate is all that matters. The English Inn is just such a place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The English Inn

Address: 677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242
Location: United States > Michigan > Eaton County > Eaton Rapids
Price Range: $120 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The English Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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The English Hotel Eaton Rapids
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