1842 Inn is a boutique hotel and wedding venue located in Macon, Georgia. Offering expansive views and a charming interior, the hotel provides a one-of-a-kind setting for couples to say “I do.” The 1842 Inn combines a country inn ambience with the amenities of a grand hotel and is situated in the heart of Macon’s historic district. John Gresham, a former mayor of Macon, built the house in 1842. He lived there until it was purchased by the B.F. Adams family in 1900. The Adams family made numerous renovations to the property, including extending the front porch, adding columns, and installing parquet floors.
Facilities and Capacity
This venue offers various indoor and outdoor options to host weddings and other special events. Four welcoming public parlors, one with a grand piano, are available and dwell within a Greek-Revival-style house and an adjoining Victorian house. The two buildings share a courtyard and gardens. In case of inclement weather, the front lawn and courtyard can be tented to provide shelter for intimate receptions or cocktail hours.
The 1842 Inn provides event space for a variety of wedding-related events, like engagement parties, showers, elopements, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. This venue’s dedicated team strives to ensure your special day is as seamless as possible. Couples booking their event here will also have access to services such as WiFi, tents, parking, get-ready rooms, outside vendors, and exclusive packages. The team is more than happy to assist with the setup and cleanup of the venue to ensure you enjoy a stress-free celebration.