Laurelwood Retreat Center

The Laurelwood Retreat Center is the perfect destination for your organization, synagogue, youth group, foundation or company retreat, Shabbaton, or special event.

  • Sleeping Accomodations for up to 250 guests

  • Meeting Space for up to 300 

  • Kosher Kitcher

Camp Laurelwood Retreat Center provides:

  • Support staff leading up to and weekend of the event. Including on-site camp support during your stay
  • Use of essential camp buildings for the weekend
  • Onsite camp chef providing meals during your stay (outside caterers are allowed with approval from Camp Laurelwood)
  • Use of fire pits and indoor fireplace in rec hall (fires prepared and maintained at request) 
    • First load of firewood (additional loads available at additional cost)
  • Use and set-up of all camp benches, tables and chairs (one time set up – extra set ups available at a fee upon request)
  • Use of video projector and projection screens
  • Use of rec hall and mess hall sound system
  • Use of basic sports equipment
  • Access to the facility the day before the event and the day after the event (third party vendors may or may not have access depending on usage of facility)
  • Clean up of facility prior to and following the event
  • Coffee, tea, water available in mess hall all weekend upon request

Some of the recent events we've hosted include:

  1. Yale's Camp Kesem 

  2. Hyde Highschool Football Week 

  3. Hebrew High School Of New England Retreat

  4. Arcane - Live Action Role Playing Weekends

  5. B'nai Mitzvahs

  6. Weddings

  7. The 2015 Warrior Dash

"We just held our daughter's wedding at Camp Laurelwood. Family and friends said it was the best wedding they had ever been to! We had a lovely weekend, the staff were very helpful and Carlos did a great job with the food, including providing gluten free foods. I highly recommend them for a fun and beautiful wedding!" Heidi L. 

For more information or help planning your special event, please contact Ari Golub, Camp Director:

Ari@camplaurelwood.org or (203) 421-3736