Retreats, Reunions, & Corporate Events

In addition to short-term rentals and overnight stays for wedding parties, the Chateau is open to retreats and corporate events with amenities that include a large lake with Santa Maria grill,  over two miles of walking trails through old growth forest, large indoor pool and 12-person spa, gym and a large great room with walk-in fireplace for cozy gatherings or festive parties. The outdoor living patio with barbecue and outside fireplace invites participants to enjoy seasonal dining and activities.

Our Accomodations

Hearken back to a simpler time in our Do or Die Western Saloon Suite featuring a king-sized antique brass bed and modern “outhouse” amenities. Enjoy a beautiful a private balcony view of the front lakes and motorcourt while enjoying a game of Texas Hold ‘Em – but seriously, cowboys, no gun fights!

Your “Out of Africa” adventure begins here in our African Serengeti Lodge Safari Suite, complete with king sized bed, copper soaking tub and rain shower. Enjoy the scenery with a full-wall custom painted mural of Mt. Kilimanjaro in the distance.

Our re-creation of a French cottage bedroom, the Country Cottage Suite pampers you in soothing blue and features both king and full sized beds complete with antique quilts, private bath and oversized shower. Enjoy a moment on the balcony overlooking the cloister garden and Mt. Hood in the distance.

Schedule of Fees, FAQs

The Chateau is open to private retreats, reunions, and corporate events Monday – Thursday year round (certain holidays excluded). We offer up to 15 persons in three themed suites and one full studio apartment, all of which have their own bathrooms. 

Schedule of Fees

Private Rental of entire Chateau: all rooms and amenities, per night, 2-night minimum. Check-in time 4:00 pm, check-out time 10:00 am.

Booked within 8 weeks of your stay: May-Oct, $2,700; Nov-April $2,160.

Booked more than 8 weeks from your stay, May-Oct, $4,000, Nov-April $3,200. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do guests have unlimited access to the indoor pool, spa, lake, and gym?

A: Yes! These are just a few of the amenities that are included on the 133-acres at the Chateau. If you are staying during the summer months, a fun day at our private, 3-acre lake with two 40′ water slides, zipline and rope swing, surrounded by old-grown forest makes for a wonderful and relaxing time.

Q: What is your policy on animals?

A: We only allow verified service animals.

Q: What is your policy on children?

A: For retreats and corporate events, only non-ambulatory infants are allowed.

For short-term stays, children must be continuously supervised to avoid serious falls, drowning, or wandering about the extensive grounds. 

Q: Do you allow outside catering?

A: Outside caterers must be approved by CDL and must also be “full service” caterers. CDL does not offer a catering option. A full-service kitchen, wood-fired pizza oven and Traeger grill is available for use by private chef or for self-made meals.

Q: What items are not allowed on the lawns?

A: Absolutely no tent stakes or anything that can puncture the lawns. Tents will require base pads and hold down barrels or concrete blocks for stabilization. We do not allow any fire pits, fireworks, seeds, fake flower petals, confetti or any chemicals that can damage the lawns or walkway. If you have any items in question, please ask the CDL event manager.

Q: Is smoking or chewing allowed?

A: CDL has a designated smoking/vaping area outside. No indoor tobacco use is allowed. No chewing tobacco is allowed indoors or outdoors.

Q: Are tables and chairs provided?

A: CDL provides up to thirty 60″ round tables, up to four 6′ long rectangular tables, up to twelve 24″x24″ black metal tables with 48 matching black metal chairs, and access to our Great Room 16-person dining table. We will not provide linens for tables, but can arrange for your rental to ensure a smooth event.

Q: Do you require special event liability insurance?

A: Yes, each event is required to carry a special events liability insurance policy. Cost is normally $100 to $200. Please see contract Section 11 for full details.

Q: What if I have a small event, non-profit group, auction, or charity fundraiser?

A: We can host these types of events on the premises. Fees are subject to size and type.