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Conferences & Retreats at Point Bonita YMCA

Want a fun, inspiring location for your next conference, meeting or retreat? Let the iconic beauty of the Marin Headlands, Golden Gate Bridge and Pacific coastline set the scene for an event you'll never forget. Whether a corporate team, non-profit organization, school group, family reunion, scout troop or congregation, our dedicated and caring staff team invite you to join us. For more information or to book a conference or retreat, fill out our Reservation Interest Form.

Download our pricing sheet and learn more about our reservation policies and terms of use

 

Residential Conferences and Retreats

We offer 4 meeting rooms, overnight accommodations for up to 175 people, delicious and nutritious meals for all diets, a campfire amphitheater, an outdoor sports area with an ocean view, gathering places, access to the Marin Headlands and a variety of YMCA staff-led experiences

Rates: Overnight rates are per person and include lodging, three meals/day and exclusive use of one meeting space.​
Monday - Thursday Weekday Rates   

Standard Rate                         $90/night

Non-Profit Rate                       $85/night

Bed Linens and Towels           $30/night

Friday - Sunday Weekend Rates

Standard Rate                         $95/night

Non-Profit Rate                       $90/night

Bed Linens and Towels           $30/night

The following retreat amenities are included with your reservation:

  • Large-screen monitor with full A/V compatibility
  • Projector
  • Whiteboards
  • Table and chairs
  • One-time room set-up
  • Mini-fridge
  • Easels and chart pads
  • Hot/cold water dispensers
  • Podium
  • Two hours of complimentary event planning services
    (additional event planning services are available at the rate of  $50/hour)

 

Additional meeting spaces may be reserved at the following rates should your event require more space:

Bothin Room (150 Person Maximum)           $250/Day

Kiwanis Room (50 Person Maximum)           $250/Day

Discovery Room (40 Person Maximum)       $250/Day

Holsinger Room (12 Person Maximum)        $150/Day

Non-Residential Conferences and Retreats

Many groups use our facility for one or multi-day conferences without utilizing our overnight accommodations.  We offer the same four meeting rooms and provide meals for all diets, campfire amphitheater, outdoor sports area with an ocean view, gathering places, access to the Marin Headlands and a variety of YMCA staff-led experiences.

Rates Day use rates include exclusive use of one meeting room and lunch served in our dining hall.

Monday - Thursday Weekday Rates   

Standard Rate                         $45/person

Non-Profit Rate                       $35/person

Friday - Sunday Weekend Rates   

Standard Rate                         $50/person

Non-Profit Rate                       $40/person

The following retreat amenities are included with your reservation:

  • Large-screen monitor with full A/V compatibility
  • Projector
  • Whiteboards
  • Table and chairs
  • One-time room set-up
  • Mini-fridge
  • Easels and chart pads
  • Hot/cold water dispensers
  • Podium
  • Two hours of complimentary event planning services
    (additional event planning services are available at the rate of  $50/hour)

 

Additional meeting spaces may be reserved at the following rates should your event require more space:

Bothin Room (150 Person Maximum)           $250/Day

Kiwanis Room (50 Person Maximum)           $250/Day

Discovery Room (40 Person Maximum)       $250/Day

Holsinger Room (12 Person Maximum)        $150/Day

Experiences

The Point Bonita YMCA wants your team to have a wonderful stay at our facility.  To enhance your time with us, we are proud to offer a variety of staff-led experiences.  Our primary goals are to get people connected to nature and to strengthen your group’s sense of community.  Simply reserve your experience at least one month in advance of your visit and the YMCA will do the rest. 

Team Building in Nature                                                                              $250 for 2 hours

Have fun while our outdoor educators help your team to build communication skills, deepen trust and enhance cooperation and respect for others.  Our staff will challenge the spirit, mind and body while focusing on the specific needs and desires of your particular group.  We want your time to be dynamic, interesting and, above all, fun!

 

Headlands Nature Hike                                                                     $250 for 2 hours

Explore the natural and cultural history of the Marin Headlands on an engaging hike led by a Point Bonita YMCA naturalist!  Learn about the plants, animals, minerals and people that have inhabited this national park.

 

Private Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour                                                 $250 for 2 hours

The YMCA staff can guide your group through a private tour of the active Point Bonita lighthouse, which dates back to the late 1800’s. The Point Bonita Lighthouse is a shared park resource under the management of the National Park Service.  Access is subject to availability.

       

Yoga in Nature                                                                                     $200 for 90 minutes

Participate in a group yoga class with the Pacific Ocean as your backdrop.

 

Volunteerism                                                                                       *Prices vary

Tend to our community garden, restore habits, clean up Rodeo Beach, maintain trails, assist with woodworking projects and help the YMCA and Marin Headlands become an even more beautiful and welcoming place for all. *Price depends on volunteer projects available and size of your group. Email us to plan your volunteer event. 

 

Prices include up to 25 guests.

Please add $75 for each additional 25 guests.

Additional time may be booked at the rate of $100/hour.

Experiences are subject to availability.

Meals

At the Point Bonita YMCA we take our food very seriously.  All meals are prepared by our staff to meet the highest standards using the freshest, healthiest ingredients.

In addition to the meals included with your reservation, our food services staff can provide additional catering options for groups of 20 people or larger. Please take a look at our Conferences & Retreats sample menu.

Continental breakfast                                      $10/person

Breakfast                                                        $12/person

Lunch                                                              $15/person

Dinner                                                             $17/person

S’mores                                                           $4/person

Beverage service                                            $3/person

Snack trays                                                     $4/person