Meeting Rooms at Sandy Cove
Altogether our meeting rooms can accommodate groups up to 1,000 people for many different purposes including retreats, conferences, concerts, crafts, breakout sessions, corporate meetings, and more.
All group contracts include a complimentary meeting space. Please note that meeting rooms are assigned based on group size. However, we will consider your requests and will do our best to accommodate them.
There is a variety of meeting room set-up styles available, such as theater, u-shape, semi-circle, circle or classroom. Please note, certain set up styles have a max capacity based on the meeting room.
There is free wireless access in every meeting room as well as throughout the Chesapeake Lodge. No longer limited due to Sandy Cove’s rural location, our new 50 Mbps fiber optic feed allows for hundreds of simultaneous connections.
Most meeting rooms are handicap accessible. If you need a handicap accessible room, please mention it during the time of contract signing.
Event Services Information & Pricing
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Sandy Cove provided fabulous facilities for my church’s worship team and speakers to carry out our women’s ministry program! - Rebecca, Reading, PA
The Chesapeake Auditorium
- 64′ x 83′
- 5,350 square feet
- Accommodates up to 550 guests
The Chesapeake Auditorium is our premier conference room, located on the third floor of the Chesapeake Lodge. It features a 12’ by 24’ hardwood stage and comes with a digital piano, lectern, electric screen, 8' skirted table, and water coolers. It also has video projection packages and full performance sound packages available at an additional cost. Because of its size and capabilities, this room is typically used by the largest group in house.
- 35′ x 53′
- 1,855 square feet
- Accommodates up to 180 guests
Built in 1948, the Chapel is one of the original buildings on our property. The interior was updated in the fall of 2013 with new carpet, new windows, better lighting, cross décor, and brighter walls. The Chapel is equipped with a lectern, 8' skirted table, and water cooler. It also has additional performance sound packages available at an additional cost.
Bayview Meeting Rooms
- 24′ x 55′
- 1,320 square feet
- Accommodates up to 100 guests
- 24′ x 32′
- 768 square feet
- Accommodates up to 45 guest
The Pritchett and Ritter Rooms are located on the second floor conference wing of the Chesapeake Lodge, and both offer a beautiful scenic view of the bay. Each of these meeting rooms has both indoor and outdoor access, and comes with a lectern, 8' skirted table, and wall mounted screen.
Inside Meeting Rooms
- Each 21’ x 35’
- Each 735 square feet
- Each accommodates up to 50 guests
The Supplee, Guistwite, Hatfield, and Milburn Rooms are adjacent meeting rooms located on the second floor conference wing of the Chesapeake Lodge. These meeting rooms are referred to as our inside meeting rooms, as they have indoor access only. These rooms are equipped with a lectern, 8' skirted table, and wall mounted screen.
- Approximately 790 square feet
- Accommodates up to 40 guests
- Irregular, diamond shape
This semi-private meeting room has a nice water view with lots of windows and glass doors. It is located on the second floor of the Chesapeake Lodge, directly above the front lobby. The room is a more relaxed meeting area, equipped with sofas, armchairs, water cooler, some tables, and chairs.
- Irregular shape
- Approximately 1,200 square feet
- Accommodates up to 80 guests
The Driftwood Room is an informal meeting room located next to the Palmer Connect-itorium and across the courtyard from the Chesapeake Lodge. It is slightly removed, so it is an ideal location for groups desiring a little more privacy. The room is equipped with a lectern, 8' skirted table, upright piano, and water cooler. It also has a ramp access to accommodate guests with mobility needs.
- 93′ x 99′
- 9,200 square feet
- Accommodates up to 1,000 guests
The Palmer Connect-itorium is our largest meeting area, located across the courtyard from the Chesapeake Lodge. It is used exclusively by larger groups that have more than 550 guests, as it can accommodate up to 1,000 guests in a theater setting. It features a stage that is 21’ deep by 56’ wide and includes a lectern, electric screen, and water cooler. When not needed as a large meeting room, this facility is used year-round as an indoor recreation center featuring basketball, volleyball, our 30' rock climbing wall, ping-pong, pool tables, foosball, and air hockey.
Water’s Edge Meeting Rooms
- Varied room sizes
- Accommodates between 20-40 guests
The Water’s Edge Meeting Rooms are smaller informal Sunday School-style meeting rooms that work well as breakout rooms or as meeting rooms for smaller groups. These rooms are located on the lower level of the Chesapeake Lodge, directly below our dining room. All of the rooms have independent climate control, and many have private bathrooms for added convenience. There are various sizes of Water’s Edge Meeting Rooms available.
Please note, Water’s Edge Meeting Rooms are not handicap accessible.