Prepare for your Retreat or Event

See our COVID-19 policies (including our refund policy) here.

When it comes to planning your stay, retreat, or event at The Barn and Retreat Center at Boyds Mills, there isn’t a lot to worry about.  We’ll take of all the details during your stay so that you can focus and enjoy your time.

Here is some information give you an idea of what to expect while you’re here, and tips for making your experience as worthwhile as it can be.

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Lodge at Our Center


Choose from private cabins, our Lodge, or the Farmhouse.



We have options for work, meetings, breakouts, special events, and more.

Buffet in the Barn


Our food is chef-prepared, farm fresh and local inspired.


Recreation and Local Experiences

Things to do on our property and beyond.

Circle of Cabins

Virtual Tour and Photo Galleries

See our beautiful property and facilities.

Train Sign

Getting Here

Tips for traveling to our facility.

Barn Interior


Frequently asked questions about planning personal retreats, group retreats, and events at our facility.

Masked Staff

COVID Policies

We are committed to your health and safety.

Helpful Guides to Prepare for Your Stay