Nestled on 25 beautiful wooded acres, The Whittaker Inn is conveniently located less than 5 miles from Purdue University's Main Campus, and only 6 miles from the sites and sounds of Downtown Lafayette.
The Whittaker is a perfect location for a destination retreat, business or social event. The connecting versatile spaces of The Whittaker create an ideal setting for intimate occasions of 5-50+ guests. Vast windows flood the interior spaces with natural light and afford guests splendid views of the tree-lined landscape and tranquil setting. The thirteen uniquely designed and spacious guest rooms and two premium suites feature all modern amenities including flat-screen TV's, complimentary high-speed WiFi, key card entry and whisper-quiet HVAC. Fresh baked goods and made-to-order breakfasts are always included in the room rates. The Whittaker also has two night Kitchens, one each floor that offer refreshments and fresh-baked goods for 24/7 convenience.
The 690 square foot dining room and 903 square foot gathering space, with their dramatic stone fireplaces, vaulted ceilings and abundant natural light, can be reserved separately or combined to create one contiguous space. Perfect for the following: sit-down, multi-course dinners, cocktail parties with passed hors d'oeuvres, business and social luncheons, multi-day leadership/ executive retreats.
The Inn even has the option of expanding your event to the outdoor terrace or by adding tented space on the beautiful, lush grounds. Smaller gatherings of up to seven guests can reserve the private P.L. Owens Boardroom. Featuring a one-of-a-kind "Indiana" conference table, flat-screen monitor with HDMI connectivity and Polycom speakerphone, it's the perfect space for a business meeting or executive luncheon. The on-site Whittaker Kitchen will enhance your gathering with customizable menu options, including inspired American fare and globally-influenced cuisine. Inquire about our special group rates for overnight stays and full buyouts.