Lake Superior Hotel Groups & Events

With 111 rooms including our "Captains Suites" we can always accommodate your group or company outing!

Barkers Island Inn offers the Great Lakes Ballroom which is 3000 sq. ft. (50 X 60). This room can be divided down three times to fit any group size. Also, available is the Erie Room, a smaller board room great for small meetings, small seminars, or gift openings.

Meeting Space Information

Great Lakes Ballroom & Marina View - Terrace Information

The Great Lakes Ballroom Rental: Friday Night $750.00 Saturday Night $1,000.00 Sunday Night $750.00

Is proud to offer the following complementary items with room rental:

  • Wedding night accommodations for the Bride & Groom with a booked reception
  • Discount on overnight accommodations for your wedding guests
  • Courteous and elegantly attired banquet staff
  • Snack mix on party bar during the cocktail hour
  • Complementary cutting & serving of the wedding cake
  • White linen table cloths & white table skirting
  • Linen napkins of your color choice
  • An elevated head table which can hold up to 16 people
  • A dance floor
  • Crystal candle holders with small oil lamps on 12” beveled edged mirror tiles
  • A small room to use as a gift opening room the following morning
  • Late Night Snack of Single Topped Pizzas at 10pm (number of pizzas based on guest count)

Marina View Terrace:
$200.00 Rental $2.00 per chair & $100.00 delivery / Setup fee
Elevated 8' x 16' Deck with a Pergola

Please contact the Catering Department to set up an appointment. It will be our pleasure to go over our banquet packet, answer any questions, and give you a full personalized tour of our hotel and banquet facilities.

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Great Lakes Ballroom - Meeting Space Information

Our Great Lakes Ballroom offers 3000 square feet of space that can comfortably accommodate up to 400 guests set theater style. We do have the flexibility to separate this meeting space into 3 smaller rooms. Our meeting space also includes The Erie Boardroom for smaller and more intimate meetings.

  • Barkers Island Inn & Conference Center offers free high speed wireless internet access along with audiovisual support services.
  • We are also proud to offer full onsite catering and excellent service
  • Convenient parking
  • Planning Assistance

For more information please contact Kimberlee or Jessica at 715-395-7810 Or email us at

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Barkers Island Inn Conference Center Policies
  1. All menu prices are subject to 18% service charge and 5.5% state tax.
  2. Menu selections and set up requirements are requested two weeks prior to the event.
  3. The hotel requires a guaranteed number of guests to be given to the Catering Office five (5) business days prior to each event. After this time the number of guests may not be reduced. Should a guaranteed number of guests not be received by that time, we will assume the number first proposed is the guarantee.
  4. For all events, payment in full must be made 5 business days prior to your function unless credit has been established with the hotel.
  5. The Catering Office will arrange for rental of audio visual equipment which you may require for a meeting or program activity. Please place your order two weeks prior to your scheduled event.
  6. The Hotel will provide a Manager on Duty for the protection of guests during an event when liquor is served.
  7. We do not allow outside caterers or food and beverage to be brought into our facility for consumption by our guests. Leftover food remains the property of Barker's Island Inn & Conference Center.
  8. The hotel reserved the right to inspect and control all private parties, dinners, meetings, etc. If the volume of entertainment or PA system becomes a disturbance to other guests, the hotel reserves the right to request the volume to be lessened. It is suggested that your entertainment program be reviewed with the Catering Office prior to contracting for said entertainment.
  9. The hotel requires a minimum of 30-90 days prior for cancellation, depending on the type of event. If an event is canceled within the 30-90 days prior, a fee will be incurred. All deposits are nonrefundable.
  10. The hotel is not responsible for your guests' consumption of alcohol during host bars or when keg beer is purchased by the hosting party. The hotel is not responsible for minor's consumption of alcohol. All minors must have legal guardian on premises (present) to be allowed in our banquet facilities when alcoholic beverages are served.
  11. The hotel is not responsible for damage or loss of any merchandise or articles left in the hotel prior to, during or following your party or meeting.
  12. By using our hotel, you acknowledge acceptance of the above terms.

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For more questions or special requests contact Jessica Pierce at (715) 392-7152.

Marina View Terrace

Great Lakes Ballroom