Summer Fun for Everyone

Ready to get out of the house? Explore our options for a safe summer getaway!

 

COVID UPDATE: OPEN & AVAILABLE NOW

Lodging: Cozy cabins & cottages are open for overnight getaways! Click here to learn more and call 724-423-2056 to reserve.

Outdoor Amenities: Hiking trails (access maps & brochures online or outside the office), fishing, prayer labyrinth, mini-golf, gaga ball, 9-square, tennis, and more! Distancing expected. Leashed pets allowed on trails during slow season (until July this year). Pets (aside from service dogs) never allowed in/near guest buildings, or in recreational areas. Waste clean-up required.

Pool: Open with limited capacity per PA guidelines. MUST CALL AHEAD EVERY TIME TO SWIM, at one of two daily swim times, either 12-3pm or 4-7pm, 724-423-2624 or email pool@laurelville.org. Leave a message after hours. Reservations can be made up to one week in advance for up to 10 people. Day Guests ($5, ages 2 & under are free); Overnight guests swim for free. Use same number/email to call about Pool Parties!

Meal Service: Dining Hall is open with reduced capacity for overnight guests and events (sit-down meals, meetings, weddings, parties, etc.), and is served family style. 

Gym: Shenandoah gym open to overnight guests and program participants (free). Can be reserved for events and parties.

Activities: Scheduled activity calendar is free to overnight guests.

Masks: Masks required in all indoor spaces (except private guest rooms). Masks optional outdoors where 6’ distancing can be observed. 6’ distancing expected for those outside of immediate family units.

CAMP UPDATES: Day Camp continues through July 312020 OVERNIGHT Summer Camps were cancelled (for information on refunds and family get-a-way options, visit our Summer Camp page).

HOSTED GROUPS: We will continue remaining flexible, working with our booked groups to reschedule large events, and roll or refund deposits without penalty. Expect to hear from Brenda Johnson, Hosted Director in the weeks nearing your event. Email brenda@laurelville.org or call her at 724-423-2056 anytime with questions.

For more information on our response to COVID-19, click here.

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A Christian Retreat Center near Pittsburgh, PA

As a Christian Retreat Center in Pennsylvania, our passion is to provide Christ-like Hospitality in a safe and beautiful environment, in order to refresh lives and strengthen churches!

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Why visit this Christian Retreat Center in PA?

Group Leaders of all kinds love our Christian Retreat Center PA for a variety of uniquely different reasons.

Christian Women’s Retreats love the fact that we offer a wide variety of comfortable and cozy upgraded lodging accommodations, excellent food, beautifully landscaped grounds, and all the intentionally designed connection zones located all around our Christian Retreat Center.

Christian Men’s Retreats and Christian Youth Camps also really enjoy our upgraded lodging facilities (even our bunk house cabins are nice!), all you can eat buffets, and our vast recreation options like hiking, playing fields, Gymnasium, team building and mini golf just to name a few.

The one thing that everyone who comes to our Christian Retreat Center agrees on however, is our passion to provide Christ-like hospitality. When you come to our Christian Retreat Center, our goal is to remove any and all distractions, to ensure that you and your group are able to connect with God and each other in such a way, that you return home refreshed and rejuvenated!

To learn more about our incredible Christian Retreat Center near Pittsburgh, PA click here.

Testimonials

I want to thank the LMCC staff and you in particular for your wonderful hospitality over the many years our group has come to Laurelville. It has been a WONDERFUL experience to use the facilities and to enjoy the fellowship of you kind folks. We have experienced nothing but warmth and eager help anytime we’ve needed it. What a wonderful place and ministry!

-Pastor Casey


What a great weekend. I saw God moving in powerful ways, each year our retreat gets better and better. I want to thank you and all the staff at the retreat center, words cannot describe other than it was great! I have never seen a staff that is as kind and helpful as yours, as always that food was awesome and the accommodations was exceptional.

-Pastor Garret


Each year we relish in the way in which you welcome and serve us, which helps us create space for the students to experience God’s word and presence!

-Pastor of Student Ministry