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A newly renovated Greek Revival style manor, the Early Inn at the Grove is home to five uniquely decorated guest suites with luxurious amenities from bed to bath.  We offer our guests the opportunity to spend the afternoon lounging in our library or parlor, or outside under the shade of an ancient oak tree, as well as the ability to enjoy the town at leisure.  We are located in the heart of downtown Rocky Mount, within walking distance to an assortment of locally owned restaurants, shops, salon and spas, and arts venues.

When you host your wedding at the Early Inn at the Grove your special day becomes a special getaway for you and your guests.  Lodging guests enjoy light refreshments at their leisure and a gourmet breakfast in the morning, featuring fresh, local ingredients when possible.  Casual luxury at its finest will leave each of you feeling pampered and refreshed.

Top Reasons to Choose the Early Inn for Your Special Day

  • We work with you to personalize your wedding experience, paying special attention to the details that matter to you most.
  • No need to travel from one location to another!  Our wedding packages allow you to host your ceremony and reception on site: outdoors for up to 250 guests; indoors for up to 30 guests.
  • Our wedding packages are inclusive of our Tent and its amenities, a dance floor, electricity, water and outdoor toilets.*
  • Catering and Alcohol is available through the Inn.  Menu selections are extensive, and can be customized to your liking.
  • Outside catering vendors are welcome if desired.**
  • Our rooms and amenities within the Inn are sure to please you and your guests!
  • We offer stunning grounds and an excellent location in the heart of downtown Rocky Mount.  We are located on 10 beautiful acres and within walking distance to local attractions.
  • We are convenient to Roanoke, Smith Mountain Lake, and Martinsville.

* Tables, chairs and linens are priced according to requirements.
** Additional expenses and restrictions apply.

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