Upstairs Gathering Room
Our Main Gathering Room is cozy and comfortable and where most of our guests love to gather and enjoy the warm stone fireplace. Located next to the serving area where all meals are served buffet-style.
The Great Room (32’x30’), with its pyramid wall of windows and natural lighting, is the main meeting room and is fully equipped with comfortable chairs and/or back jacks, audiovisual equipment and controlled lighting to set the appropriate mood.
The Serving Area The Great Room
Your Home Away from Home The Country Place Retreat and conference Center, located at the foothills of the Pocono Mountains, has been a sacred place for hundreds of families and guests for over 150 years. Ancient legend has it that the area surround The Country Place – Over 400 acres of woodlands and meadows, has been blessed by Native People. The original farmhouse, built in 1850, has been renovated to combine the best of old-world charm and modern convenience to create an ideal living and learning environment in a relaxed atmosphere. The quiet, unique, private retreat environment of The Country Place provides the perfect setting for workshops, corporate meetings, family reunions and weddings. The Country Place specializes in healthy gourmet cuisine and, whenever possible, provides organic fruits and vegetables (many from our own garden), as well as fresh-baked, whole-grain breads and healthrespecting desserts. All Menus are personally designed by our Executive Chef. Enjoy your meals in our spacious and bright sunroom. “In 2001, we opened The Country Place Retreat and Conference Center to outside groups with the hope that this relaxing site would nurture and renew. We continue to develop innovative and cutting-edge programs that optimize workplace relationships conducted by Creative Energy Options, Inc. (CEO). Our flag-ship program, Total Leadership Connections (TLC), now in its 10th year and “GUTSY” – Our Women’s weekend retreat and our coaching and consulting business serves the leadership needs from local to international businesses. We hope that The Country Place Retreat and Conference Center will bring to you as much peace and joy as it has to us!” ~ Sylvia Lafair, Ph.D. and Herb Kaufman
Reception – Check-in and Gift Shop
Downstairs Gathering Room Breakout/Meeting Room
The Owl Room Breakout/Meeting Room
Sunroom Dining Area/Breakout & Meeting Room
Conveniently located within a two-hour driving distance of major metropolitan areas of New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia 45 Country Place Lane, White Haven, PA 18661 ~ Phone (570) 636-3858
Pictures of the Main Lodge common areas at The Country Place Retreat and Conference Center in White Haven, PA - At the foothills of the Poco...