Marywood Retreat Center

Marywood Dr Saint Johns, FL
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 200 people
Marywood Retreat & Conference Center is located in the St Johns and Switzerland area of north Florida and is operated by the Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine. This breathtaking retreat center and private event venue is nestled along the banks of the St. Johns River just minutes from the greater Jacksonville and St. Augustine areas. The property is comprised of 100 acres of beautifully tranquil grounds boasting riverfront views, towering live oak trees and lush gardens. Marywood offers multiple banquet spaces, overnight accommodations and provides all food and beverage. The views of this magnificent riverfront property, functional banquet spaces, impeccable cuisine and service will be sure to continue making Marywood Retreat & Conference Center one of the premier locations for weddings, private events and corporate functions. For more information, please visit the Marywood website at www.marywoodcenter.org.
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Amenities
  • Access to Electricity
  • Access to Running Water
  • Air Conditioned
  • Carpeting
  • Chapel On-Site
  • Forest
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Garden
  • Gazebo
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • House Keeping
  • Lawn
  • Linens Provided
  • Meeting Room Wireless Internet Access Fee
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Dining/Al Fresco
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Parking Lot
  • Patio
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Serves Breakfast
  • Serves Brunch
  • Serves Dinner
  • Serves Lunch
  • Sporting/Recreational Facilities
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Water Access
  • Waterfront
  • Waterview
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Acreage: 110
  • Audio Visual: Portable Equipment
  • Credit Cards Accepted: VISA, MasterCard
  • Facility Location Setting: This tranquil riverfront property offers stunning sunset views, peaceful nature trails and indoor and outdoor banquet spaces perfectly suited for any corporate retreat, spiritual connection and private events.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200
  • Nearest Airport: 26-50 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Club Level Rooms: 0
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 0
  • Number of Private Cottages: 0
  • Number of Private Houses/Apts: 1
  • Number of Suites: 0
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 11-15 miles
  • Seating Capacity: 180
  • Sleeping Capacity: 117
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 60
  • Year Built: 1989
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