College Retreats

College and University Retreats

College Events at Essex Woods

Essex Woods, a unique retreat center, is nestled in a tranquil setting, making it the perfect place to bring your university students, club, alums, or faculty. For over twenty years, we have hosted diverse college groups from all over Boston, Massachusetts, and New England, catering to their unique needs. Whether you seek inspiration, team building, or a break from the academic buzz, Essex Woods offers it all. 

No matter your retreat goals, we provide a comprehensive range of services. From the serene environment to excellent facilitation services and team-building activities, we have everything necessary to help you achieve your objectives. Our facilities range from meeting and conference rooms to our ropes course. We also provide delicious dining for every meal and comfortable lodging for groups as large as 50! Our dedicated staff will work closely with you when planning your retreat at Essex Woods, ensuring all your needs are met. For more information, be sure to contact us today!

  • Affordable

  • 45 Minutes from Boston!

  • Food and Lodging for as many as 50 Students

  • Fully Exclusive Use

  • Team Building Activities

Some of Our Guests

With a basis in a strong environmental commitment, Essex Woods has undergone constant refinement and improvements to serve as a premier Boston venue for off-site meetings, team building, and wellness retreats for college and university students, alums, staff, and clubs.