Weddings at The Lakehouse Inn

Cherish your wedding day or renew your vows while you and your guests treasure the magnificent beauty of Lake Erie from The Lakehouse Inn grounds. The inn is the perfect location for a romantic lakefront wedding.

During the summer months (May through October), enjoy a beautiful wedding overlooking Lake Erie from our outdoor patio. The Lakehouse Inn has outdoor space to accommodate up to 100 guests in May, June, September & October and up to 50 guests in July & August.

From November through April, weddings and other special events are held across the street in our indoor event room. The event room can accommodate up to 30 guests for a wedding. To complete the lakefront experience, wedding guests can enjoy the comforts of our 8-room bed & breakfast and cottages along with a delicious breakfast the following morning.

The Lakehouse Inn also features a day spa that can cater to all of your wedding preparations. In addition, The Lakehouse Inn is available for rehearsal dinners and bridal showers.

Wedding Event Details

  • All Saturday wedding receptions from mid-May through mid October must have a $1,000 food and beverage revenue minimum guarantee. A $500 minimum is required for all other time periods.
  • A $500.00 non-refundable deposit and signed contract are due at the time of the booking that will be applied to the final bill. No reservation is firm until the contract is signed and the deposit is received. Thirty days prior to the event, one half of the estimated total is due. This will consist of the facility fee, food, beverage, tax and an 18% service charge. The balance will be due the day of the event.
  • All prices quoted are subject to change without notice, based upon any increase in supplies or operation at the time of event. Prices are guaranteed 90 days prior to the event and are otherwise subject to increases as quoted by our staff.
  • All payments (excluding the non-refundable deposit) will be returned if cancellations are made at least 90 days prior to the event. There will be no refund if the cancellation is received less than 90 days prior to the event.
  • Parking is available, however, it is limited so guests may be required to double park. The Lakehouse Inn valet will be on duty to direct cars prior to the start of the event.
  • A Service Charge of 18% plus applicable sales tax will automatically be charged to all food and beverage charges.
  • Final guarantee attendance for all food and beverage functions must be made and received at least 14 days prior to your event. If The Lakehouse Inn does not receive a final guaranteed figure by the 14 day deadline, then you will be charged for the number of persons denoted in the contract.
  • DJs and bands are welcome at your event. We ask that you control the volume, and we reserve the right to do so on your behalf. At 10pm we ask that your start to close down your event and end any music.
  • Customers should understand that The Lakehouse Inn is an outside venue and dealing with inclement weather (wind, rain, extreme heat, or cold temperatures) is an inherent risk of utilizing this facility.
  • Due to the Ohio Department of Health Regulations, no food or beverages may be removed from the event site. Wedding cakes and cookies are the only exception to this rule.
  • Due to state liquor laws and violation of our liquor license, no outside alcohol of any kind may be opened during a private event. If any outside alcohol is on the grounds during a private event, then the alcohol will be poured out and person(s) will be asked to leave.
  • The Lakehouse Inn reserves the right to inspect and control all private events. We assume no liability for attendee’s personal property or equipment brought to, or stored on our property.

The Lakehouse Inn will not tolerate any damage or misuse of our facility or property. Damages and excessive cleanup will be charged accordingly.

If you are looking for a unique wedding location on Lake Erie, our Ohio bed & breakfast is the perfect choice.  The Lakehouse Inn  is an ideal location for a small, intimate wedding elopement.

An Ideal Place to Elope in Ohio

The inn’s setting on Lake Erie offers the perfect location for an intimate ceremony shared by just the two of you.  Our lakefront setting, beautiful property with manicured gardens, in-house winery, day spa and comfortable accommodations make our inn an unforgettably romantic wedding destination.  The elopement package is ideal for couples that want a private ceremony shared by them alone.

Just Us Elopement Package

  • Lodging accommodations for two nights in a Jacuzzi Suite
  • A full breakfast each morning
  • Welcome basket of goodies
  • Bottle of Lakehouse Inn wine
  • Two souvenir wine glasses
  • Wedding ceremony for the bride & groom in your choice of location
  • Non-denominational minister to perform the ceremony
  • Champagne toast following the ceremony for the bride & groom
  • $586-$1166 (plus tax)
  • *Rate varies by season and weekday/weekend

Deluxe Elopement Package
This package is ideal for couples that want the simplicity of an elopement but would like to invite close family and friends to view the ceremony.

  • Lodging accommodations for the bride & groom for two nights in a Jacuzzi Suite
  • A full breakfast each morning for the bride & groom
  • Welcome basket of goodies
  • Bottle of Lakehouse Inn wine
  • Two souvenir wine glasses
  • Wedding ceremony for the bride & groom and up to 20 guests
  • Use of the upper patio for the ceremony for up to one hour with chairs provided
  • Non-denominational minister to perform the ceremony
  • Champagne toast following the ceremony for bride, groom & guests
  • $866-$1466 (plus tax)
  • Rates vary by season and weekday/weekend
  • Days and times are limited for this package.  Please contact the event coordinator for more information

Questions/Information:
(440) 466-8668 x3 or andrea@thelakehouseinn.com

Traditional Wedding Package
Facility Rental Includes:

  • Use of the lower level Northeast Patio or the beach for ceremony with chairs provided (chairs will be set up on the lower patio only)
  • Use of wedding/reception area on property for up to five hours including time for the ceremony (additional time available at $150 per hour)
  • Ceremony and reception set up and tear down
  • 60” round tables and chairs-tables seat 10 guests
  • Linen package including 90” white tablecloths and white napkins
  • Dinner service package including plates, stainless flatware, water goblet, wine glass, salt/pepper and sugar caddy
  • Tent for outside reception
  • Wedding cake cutting service
  • Food tasting for up to 4 guests (held in March)
  • Use of all 8 guest rooms in the bed & breakfast for two nights (double occupancy)
  • A full breakfast each morning for all lodging guests
  • One hour allotted rehearsal time and an on-site coordinator to be present at the rehearsal and ceremony/reception.

31-50 guests-$5100*
51-75 guests-$5600*
76-100 guests-$6100*
*Food & beverages are not included in the facility fee

Some guest rooms may accommodate more than 2 guests-$20 per additional adult & $10 per additional child each night.

**Due to the size of our facility, we are unable to accommodate groups larger than 100 people

Click here to download our Traditional Wedding Overview Packet including food & beverage options


Small Wedding Package
This package is ideal for couples that are looking for an intimate wedding package that includes a ceremony and small reception.
Facility Rental Includes:

  • Use of the lower level Northeast Patio or the beach for ceremony with chairs provided (chairs will be set up on the lower patio only)
    Upper level patio or indoor event room for wedding reception
  • Use of wedding/reception area on property for up to three hours including time for the ceremony (additional time available at $150 per hour)
  • Ceremony and reception set up and tear down
  • 60” round tables and chairs-tables seat 10 guests
  • Linen package including 90” white table cloths and white napkins
  • Dinner service package including plates, stainless flatware, water goblet, wine glass, salt/pepper and sugar caddy
  • Wedding cake cutting service
  • Food tasting for up to 4 guests (held in March)
  • Bridal Suite on wedding night with a full breakfast the following morning
  • One hour allotted rehearsal time and an on-site coordinator to be present at the rehearsal and ceremony/reception.

This package is available for up to 30 guests including bride, groom & bridal party-$1200 plus the cost of food & beverages

Click here to download our Small Wedding Overview Packet including food & beverage options

Ceremony Only or Renewal of Vows
$500-$900 (plus tax)
Enjoy the spectacular view of Lake Erie as you recite your wedding vows for the first time or renew your vows. The northeast lower patio area may be rented for up to 1 hour and up to 50 guests for a wedding ceremony or renewal of wedding vows.

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