Lodging and Meals

Lodging and Meals


The Poetry Lodge consists of ten rooms, each with two queen-sized beds and a a full bath that comfortably accommodates two retreat participants. Linens including blanket, sheets, pillows, pillow cases, bath mat, towel, hand towels are provided.

The retreat lodge also features high speed internet access and air conditioning and heating for year-round use.

Private accommodations are available upon request.

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Exceptional Cuisine: All meals are included and freshly prepared by a talented executive chef. There are plenty of eating options including a salad bar, vegetarian and vegan items. Please note The Capital Retreat Center is a nut free, Glatt Kosher facility, therefore no food may be brought onto the facility without prior permission of the Capital Retreat Center.

Meeting rooms, lounge and computer lab are located on the lower level of the Main Dining Hall.

In addition to meeting spaces in the lodges, the dining facility has a state-of-the-art retreat lounge with an 8-foot presentation screen with build-in-projector, DVD and VHS players, ethernet outlet for laptop-based presentations and wired with microphone jacks. The lounge features a spectacular stone-hearth fire place with a wrap around ledge for intimate gatherings.

Adjacent to the lounge is an eight station Internet cafe for keeping in touch electronically while away from home. Nearby is a smaller board room for more private meetings.