Lake Williamson Christian Center

17280 Lakeside Drive Carlinville, IL
Max Capacity: 1300 people
At Lake Williamson Christian Center, the St. Louis region conference center in the Christian Retreats Network, our goal is to "serve one another in love" in the spirit of Galatians 5:13. Lake Williamson has been a trusted name in Christian hospitality for over 55 years and features year-round recreation and accommodations for up to 1300 overnight guests. Our retreat packages include everything your group needs to have a successful ministry event: choice of motel or dorm style lodging, a private meeting space with complimentary A/V equipment, buffet dining and recreation. Add some excitement to your event with our team building and adventure recreation programs through Eagle Crest Adventures! Lake Williamson exists to serve God by providing facilities and guest services that exceed expectations; where our guests can Restore, Renew, and Reconnect.
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
AC 101
AC 201, AC 202, AC 203
AC 204
AC 205, AC 206
AC 207
Cottonwood Cabin
Grant Room
Lakeside Center
Lincoln Room
Fireside Room
  • Air Conditioned
  • Chapel On-Site
  • Fitness Center
  • Guest Washer/Dryer
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Indoor Pool
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Facility Location Setting: Lake Williamson is conveniently located between St Louis, MO and Springfield, IL and only 70 miles from the Lambert-St Louis International Airport.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1300
  • Nearest Airport: Greater than 50 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 26
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • Number of Private Cottages: 0
  • Number of Private Houses/Apts: 0
  • Number of Suites: 6
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: Greater than 50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: Less than 1 mile
  • Special Features: Eagle Crest Adventures offers groups a wide variety of quality program options including team building, character development, and leadership training.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 14,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 30,000
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 186
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Renovated: 2015