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Meetings & Gatherings

Surrounded by woodlands and pastures, The Place sits along the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay, near historic Annapolis, Maryland. The privacy of the setting combined with the magic of expansive water views create a relaxed and discreet environment where relationships are built, creativity is fostered, and ideas unleashed. The Place offers a variety of flexible, casual indoor meeting spaces. In addition, larger gatherings of up to 100 people can be accommodated when utilizing the entire property.


The Boathouse at The Place

Situated at the end of one of the longest private piers on the Chesapeake Bay, The Boathouse accommodates up to 15 people for meetings, workshops, private dinners and receptions. It’s also an ideal, fully-equipped refuge for artists, authors, couples and others who come to The Place on a solo retreat to “get away.” The Boathouse operates year-round and is fully equipped with high-speed WIFI, kitchen and restroom.  (up to 15 people)

The Main House at The Place

Overlooking expansive views of the Chesapeake Bay, the Main House includes two ideal gathering areas: an enclosed, screened meeting room or dining area, and a casual meeting space around the stone fireplace. The Main House operates year-round and is fully equipped for catering and private receptions. High-speed WIFI is maintained throughout.   (up to 20 people)

The Pavilion at The Place

Offering a fun outdoor gathering place for larger groups, The Pavilion is a separate, fully-covered screened facility which includes a large capacity stone barbecue center and staging area.   (up to 75 people)

Outdoor Event Areas at The Place

Frequently we are asked about the availability of outdoor space to function as an event area.  Shaded by 50-year old majestic oak trees, The Place provides 500 feet of waterfront with expansive open space ideal for outdoor activities, receptions, games, and tented events. (up to 125 people)

Waterfront Lodging at The Place

The Place is most ideal for smaller groups and solo guests. It can also comfortably provide overnight accommodations for up to 15 people.

The main house has four private bedrooms, ideal for small groups of 6-8 people. Yet every year many larger groups enthusiastically return – loving the camaraderie, community and fun of utilizing the entire property. And The Boathouse is a favorite, fully-equipped refuge for artists, authors and others who come to The Place on a solo retreat to “get away.”   Please contact The Place for rates.

Food & Catering provided by The Place

  • Meals, snacks, and beverages can be provided as needed
  • A Personal Chef can be arranged by The Place
  • Catering for larger events can be arranged as needed

Nearby Restaurants within 10 minutes

Nearby Restaurants within 30 minutes

Activities & Amenities

  • Jogging, biking, and nature trails (5 miles of trails in adjacent park)
  • Day Sailing on the Bay –  Schooner Woodwind Annapolis Sailing Cruises
  • Fishing (Chesapeake Bay)
  • Swimming (Chesapeake Bay)
  • Outdoor pavilions with barbecue capacity (located at adjacent 240 acre park)
  • Miniature Golf (less than 3 miles)
  • Hot Tub
  • Professional massage
  • Treadmill
  • Croquet
  • Table Tennis
  • Grand Piano

The Place: 221 Bay Front Drive, Pasadena, Maryland 21122


  • Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI) – 14 miles
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) – 56 miles
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) – 38 miles


  • BWI Amtrak/Acela station – 15 miles

Private Car Services are available.

Audio Visual Equipment

  • Complimentary Hi-Speed WiFi is available throughout the property
  • Easels with flip charts pads and markers
  • HP laser printer
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