"Major Bowes" offers one of the best values around for overnight venues.
Staffing and upkeep are done by dedicated volunteers who believe in the importance of offering a retreat venue in a peaceful, natural setting just a short distance from a major metropolitan area.
We encourage you and your group to make Major Bowes Memorial Retreat your
"Home away from Home"
- Enjoy the woodland environment
- Utilize all 3 buildings on our site
- We supply the venue space; You supply the event!
- Guests are required to supply their own bed linens/pillows/blankets.
Pricing for 2017
$25 per person, per night
For up to 35 people
Minimum charge per group: $350 / full weekend (three days, two nights)
$250 / single night (two days, one night)
$100 Deposit required to reserve your date.
(Deposit is non-refundable, but may be applied to a future retreat should you need to reschedule.)
Food costs are extra (See our website page "Meals at Major Bowes" for additional details).
Please Note: We offer Dormitory accommodations only.
We supply heated dormitory rooms with inside bathrooms and showers.
Single beds have 6 inch foam mattresses; some are bunkbeds.
Guests supply their own sheets/blankets/pillows.
We supply paper products.
This is what keeps our prices so affordable.