Inspiration Wood Cottage Inn and Conference Center is a serene, private environment perfect for your executive retreat, church gathering or family reunion!  The natural environment consists of indoor and outdoor gathering areas, formal gardens, walking trails, and informal recreational areas. The Gathering Space can accommodate up to 60 guests in a variety of configurations with catered meals included in packages. See options below. (See our Retreat page for more information on overnight packages).

Gathering Space


The Gathering Space at Inspiration Wood is an intimate conference center that fosters creativity and productive thinking. The unique design allows natural light into the Gathering Room from all directions providing stunning views of Grace Garden & Grace Meadow. Inside this elegant post and beam structure, messages of faith, character, and persistence are displayed to create an environment of inspiration. Outside, guests can relax in rocking chairs on the wrap-around porch or enjoy a peaceful stroll through Grace Garden and Grace Meadow.

While the Gathering Space does have a rustic charm, it is a state-of-the-art meeting space and provides modern amenities and equipment including:

  • Wi-Fi, phone and fax
  • Built in HD projector and 8 ft. projection screen
  • Blue Ray DVD Player
  • Wireless sound system with lavaliere and handheld microphone
  • Dry-erase boards
  • Flipcharts and markers

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Lavender House


For Overnight Retreat groups, the Lavender House is a fun, casual place that encourages imagination and teamwork. The Friendship Room can accommodate 16 guests indoors and has a bold color scheme and nostalgic memorabilia that offer wit and wisdom meant to motivate, enliven and spark group synergy. Outside the Lavender House is a patio that serves up to 32 guests for Outdoor Movie Nights and meals. Retreat group activities are also available. Visit our Activities page for more information.

During your overnight retreat, complimentary continental breakfast is served from 8-10 AM in the Lavender House. Lunch and dinner can also be catered at the Lavender House. See menus and pricing for more options.

While the Lavender House encourages imaginative fun with volleyball, horseshoes and dueling ring toss outside, it also provides the following modern technology and equipment:

  • Flatscreen HD TV-Monitor
  • Blu-ray DVD Player
  • CD player and sound system
  • Dry-erase boards
  • Flipcharts and markers
  • Wi-Fi

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