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Shining Dawn Facilities for Group Meetings and Retreats

Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat Center is perfectly configured to host small corporate and group meetings or retreats.
Our spacious sunroom, living room, and dining room are interconnected by a grand foyer.  This provides our guests with open, comfortable space for large and small group meetings, movement, and a variety of other activities.
The meditation room and contemplation garden serve to help all of our guests relax in a tranquil atmosphere of peace and beauty.
Wireless internet is available throughout the facility.  A guest desktop computer is also available for checking e-mail or surfing the internet.  Group facility rates are available.  Please call us for more details and to book your group's next event.
Living Room
  • Beautiful inlaid oak floors, stained glass windows, marble mantle, antique sconces, ceramic wall and ceiling molding make this a truly elegant room
  • 20' x 37' — comfortably seats at least 16
  • Furniture can be removed to create a large open area for activities that might require more space
  • Computer with internet connection available for guest use
Shining Dawn Living Room
Shining Dawn Sun Room Sunroom
  • Original stained and leaded glass windows, ceramic tile flooring, and a restored whimsical antique wall fountain make this room truly a delight on even the darkest winter day
  • 13' x 24' — comfortable seating for 15 at three round, glass-top tables
  • Ideal for work sessions or creative projects
  • Guest refrigerator stocked with free sodas
  • Tea, cocoa, and famous Hanover snacks always available at our guests' convenience
Grand Foyer (Reception Hall)
  • Ceramic tile floor, ceiling with oak beams and paneling, ornately carved limestone mantle
  • 19' x 18' — generally used as an open reception hall, this area flows into both the living room and/or dining room through French doors, allowing it to be utilized as an extension of either room
Shining Dawn Grand Foyer
Shining Dawn Dining Room Dining Room
  • Stained glass windows, ceiling with oak beams and wainscot throughout
  • 14' x 22' — comfortable seating for 14 at three round tables
  • Ideal for group dining or work sessions
Meditation Room
  • Elegant, hexagonal room with stained glass windows, ceiling with oak beams and wainscot
  • Approximately 13' x 14' — Seating for seven on chairs with an additional three cushions on the floor
  • Outstanding energy acoustics for thoughtful discussion and meditation
Shining Dawn Meditation Room
Shining Dawn Contemplation Garden Contemplation Garden
  • Inviting outdoor space for group meetings, movement activities, walking meditation, or just relaxing under our 100-year-old English Walnut tree