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The Inn at the Rustic Gate is a place of welcome and calm for every season. We invite our guests to take a step back from their every day lives, to return to nature, to peace and quiet, and to get in touch once again with what feeds their soul.

Just seven miles from Big Rapids, situated on 150 acres of woodlands, wetlands, rollowing meadows, and a private pond, the
Inn at the Rustic Gate is a sanctuary, a retreat, a meeting place, and a gateway to the truest aspects of ourselves.



Our historic farmhouse offers eight cozy guest bedrooms with private baths and exquisite meals.

Rooms & Rates
Group activities

Group & Event Hosting

Our facilities are perfect for retreats, yoga & meditation workshops, music & art events, and special occasions.

Facilities & Rates

Outdoor Activities

Our land is ideal for four seasons of outdoor fun. Enjoy hiking, biking, birding, and more!

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View Our Photo Gallery

Take a tour of the Inn at the Rustic Gate photo gallery and explore all that we have to offer.

Our staff and facilities exist to positively affect the quality of your days both during the time you spend with us and after you return home.

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This Month from the Innkeepers IMPORTANT NOTICE FALL 2015

Change is in the air.  Summer is giving way to fall.  The wood ferns are dying back, the gold finches have darkened in color, the deer are not the tawny beige of summer months, and the maple leaves have begun the progression from green to yellow to red in color.

But there is another type of change afoot that affects your ability to contact us.  Our old Internet company, is going out of business.  We are now being serviced by



Our other contact information remains the same. 
We look forward to hearing from you.

In addition we will no longer accept credit cards due to the changeover to"chip processing" and the shift of liability solely to the business owner.  Checks, traveler’s checks, money orders and cash are acceptable means of payment.

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FALL 2015