Green Meetings & Conferences

VAGrn-org-smAnswering the call to be kinder to our environment, these Virginia facilities have qualified and been recognized as Virginia Green. Eco-friendly in their energy and water conservation, as well as recycling efforts, these facilities are paving the way for a green revolution in tourism. Most notably, our convention centers have taken on the challenge and invite you to explore their environmentally-friendly options. Many other properties offer Virginia Green lodging options.

Discover these other fine resorts, hotels, state park retreats and conference centers.

Blue Ridge Highlands

  • One Partnership Circle
  • 2766194300

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center is a sophisticated and high-tech conference environment. VERSATILE CONFERENCE AND MEETING SPACES 13,000 sq. ft. Grand Hall with concert-quality sound system Tiered lecture auditorium U-Shaped Tiered Classroom Multiple meeting rooms Board…

  • 900 Plantation Rd.
  • 5405525005

The Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Blacksburg, VA offers state-of-the-art hotel meeting and banquet facilities: 1,280 square feet of divisible meeting space for up to 100 guests Pre-function area with an additional outside patio for events Extensive catering menu Onsite…

  • Claytor Lake State Park
  • 5406432500

The Water’s Edge Meeting Facility at Claytor Lake State Park offers a beautiful setting for weddings, reunions, meetings and other special events. The meeting room overlooks the lake and has a scenic view of the water’s edge. It can accommodate up to 125 people. There…

  • 188 Eco Village Trail SE
  • 5407454434

Being eco-friendly has never looked so good.  With a stage, sprung floor, and top-notch sound and lighting system, the Hall is perfect for live concerts or theatrical events, seating 200 people comfortably while leaving room to dance.  The projector with extra…

  • 300 Rick Lewis Way
  • 5407456080

Hotel Floyd has expanded in 2014 to include a full service meeting facility with 3 different sized rooms and outdoor spaces.  With a total of of approximately 3400+ square feet of space, Hotel Floyd will be able to comfortably accommodate a group of 80+ people.  Also…

Chesapeake Bay

  • 145 Cliff Road
  • 8044938821

The Helen and Tayloe Murphy Hall is a modern facility with rustic architecture. It's in a beautiful and scenic setting overlooking the Potomac River. The hall is ideal for groups holding banquets, ceremonies, classes, meetings, receptions, retreats, reunions, shows, social…

Central Virginia

  • 200 Ednam Drive
  • 8004761988

Looking for an unrivaled resort meeting destination? Why not plan your next meeting in centrally-located Charlottesville? With more than 22,000 square feet of meeting space in the heart of a full-service resort, Boar's Head is perfectly suited for your next executive board…

  • 1201 West Main Street
  • 4349771700

Featuring 139 comfortable, functional rooms designed the Courtyard Charlottesville was designed with you in mind. Our hotel features stylish accommodations and 2260 sq ft of total meeting space for small group gatherings. * Adjacent to the University of Virginia and the UVA…

  • 295 Massie Rd.
  • 4342434960

John Paul Jones Arena is the largest multipurpose facility of its kind in the Commonwealth with a capacity of nearly 16,000. The Arena is home to University of Virginia Men's and Women's Basketball teams and hosts a myriad of attractions including concerts, family shows and…

  • 1070 Monticello Loop
  • 4349849821

ROBERT H. AND CLARICE SMITH WOODLAND PAVILION Nestled in the white oak forest of Monticello Mountain, the Smith Woodland Pavilion reflects the natural beauty of Monticello and is the perfect setting for a dinner, reception, board meeting, or presentation. The casual elegance of…

Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore

  • 4195 Main Street
  • 7573363700

Located on the waters edge in historic downtown Chincoteague, the Award Winning Comfort Suites Hotel offers the ideal way to enjoy all the beauty, history and adventure of Chincoteague and Assateague Islands.  Featuring 87 spacious suites with private, waterfront balconies…

  • 6272 YMCA Lane
  • 7574424634

Nestled in 151 acres of beautiful woods & wetlands with 1,200 feet of pristine Chesapeake Bay beachfront, the YMCA Conference & Retreat Center at Silver Beach is the ideal venue for day, weekend or overnight events. Our serene setting & comprehensive facility include…

  • 34001 Mill Dam Road
  • 7578245636

The Marine Science Consortium is now the Chincoteague Bay Field Station. The organization has grown significantly in the variety of programs offered and now consists of 13 member universities. The Field Station maintains two campuses. The main campus is located at Wallops Island…

Coastal Virginia - Hampton Roads

  • 700 Conference Center Drive
  • 7573822500

The Chesapeake Conference Center is an elegant multipurpose entertainment, conference & banquet facility capable of handling all size organizations, family, fraternity, community and special events whether a casual  gathering or black tie affair. Our team of experts will…

  • 725 Woodlake Drive
  • 7575231500

The Newly Updated Delta Hotels by Marriott Chesapeake offers a perfect blend of comfort, style, and affordability. This upscale property features contemporary rooms, ultra plush bedding, free Wi-Fi, smart desks and stylish decor. Ideally placed in the upscale Greenbrier…

  • 700 Settlers Landing Road
  • 7577279700

Hosting business and social events is a top priority at the Hampton Marina Hotel, where facilities and services combine to create the perfect environment. Our Grand Ballroom, accommodates up to 500 guests for banquet dining, 1,000 for receptions, or up to 400 for conference…

  • 1610 Coliseum Drive
  • 7573151610

The state-of-the-art Hampton Roads Convention Center features 344,000 total square feet of versatile convention and exhibition space. There are 35 flexible spaces with capacity for up to 14,000 delegates, including a grand ballroom with banquet seating for more than 2,000 and…

  • 100 Museum Drive
  • 7575962222

The Mariners' Museum is no stranger to hosting some of the region's most elegant events. We have space for a wide variety of events including wedding ceremonies, receptions, military ceremonies, seminars, lectures, board meetings, conferences, fundraisers and holiday parties…

Heart of Appalachia

  • 1420 Natural Tunnel Pkwy
  • (276) 940-2696

Natural Tunnel, called the "Eighth Wonder of the World" by William Jennings Bryan, has been attracting sightseers to the mountains of southwestern Virginia for more than 100 years. Today it is the focal point of Natural Tunnel State Park, a park that offers visitors not only…

Virginia Mountains

  • 710 Williamson Road
  • 5408536860

The Berglund Center continues to be Western Virginia's premiere full-service facility with a 10,500 seat Coliseum, 2,151 seat Performing Arts Theatre, 14,000 square foot Exhibit Hall, and a new 46,000 square feet Special Events Center. Major trade shows, convention and consumer…

  • 5050 Valley View Boulevard
  • 5403622400

85 spacious contemporary decorated guest rooms, heated indoor pool, hot complimentary breakfast, complimentary wireless high speed internet access and airport shuttle. One meeting room (500 square feet), 25-30 banquet/50 reception. 6 rooms are handicapped accessible. Pets…

  • 14239 Douthat State Park Rd.
  • (540) 862-8100

Minutes from Clifton Forge and Interstate 64, historic Douthat State Park has everything you'd expect in the Allegheny Mountains. Mountain hiking trails, stunning views, swimming, fishing and more are just a short walk away. The Alleghany Room, which is above the park's beach…

  • 3315 Ordway Drive NW
  • 5403624500

The Holiday Inn Hotel Roanoke is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains and is centrally located to downtown Roanoke,2 miles off I-81 and 1 mile from the Roanoke Regional Airport with complimentary airport shuttle. The Hotel has 153 newly renovated oversized guest rooms. All rooms…

  • 4468 Starkey Road SW
  • 5407744400

The Holiday Inn Tanglewood - Roanoke is at the top of its class in hospitality. Its hilltop location makes it an attractive setting for your next meeting, conference or reception. The hotel features 190 luxurious, traditonally furnished guest rooms including five parlors as well…

Northern Virginia

  • 5000 Seminary Road
  • 7038451010

Luxurious Alexandria accommodations, exceptional value, warm hospitality, and an ideal location attract business and leisure travelers to the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center. Within sight of the nation's Capitol, this 30-story deluxe hotel is just 15 minutes from Washington…

  • 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
  • 7039203230

Bring your next meeting to DC and get everything you’ve come to expect from Marriott, from great service to premier amenities and more at the Crystal Gateway Marriott. Give your guests the convenience of a location central to Arlington's best shopping and dining at the…

  • 3860 Centerview Drive
  • 7034358090

The Staybridge Suites Chantilly Training Room features 1500 sq ft of flexible meeting space.  Our meeting packages ALWAYS include A/V, internet, white boards, flip charts, easels, marker, coffee and water on a complimentary basis.  There are no F&B minimums to meet…

  • 22685 Holiday Park Drive
  • 7037080808

The Executive Conference and Training Center offers 8 state-of-the-art IACC Certified meeting and training rooms with floor plan flexibility designed to enhance meeting productivity and to encourage interaction among attendees. In addition to our wonderful meeting space, we offer…

  • 12777 Fair Lakes Circle
  • 7038181234

Make the extraordinary choice for your most important functions. From elaborate banquets to a lecture series or business presentation, Hyatt Regency Fairfax offers a versatile array of Northern Virginia meeting rooms and venues to suit your event perfectly. Fresh from a…

Southern Virginia

  • 21 Starling Avenue
  • 2766344141

The Virginia Museum of Natural History in Martinsville offers a variety of rental space for events, meetings and other gatherings. Whether your needs require a small meeting place or the entire museum facility, VMNH has a package sure to suit your needs. From the Walker Lecture…

  • 700 Bruce Street
  • 4345728339

In planning big events include the Chastain Theatre (seats 235), Prizery Banquet Hall (393) guests or 200 seated, the Prizery's Main Lobby (100 guests), the Art Gallery (100 reception guests) and the Invocation Center's Conference Center (80 attendees). The Conference Center…

  • 475 Spencer Penn Road
  • 2769575757

The Historic Spencer-Penn Centre is a special events and education center with conference facilities for groups large and small.  Larger rooms can accommodate 100 to 400 people.   Breakout rooms are available.  Available amenities include: Wi-Fi, Projectors…

Shenandoah Valley

  • 712 Massanetta Springs Road
  • 5404343829

Nestled on 200 acres of woodlands and meadows just outside of Harrisonburg, Massanetta Springs is an idyllic setting for a wide variety of events. We are a designated National Historic District and part of Virginia's Green Lodging program. Guests may reserve cabins, cottages, RV…

  • 3091 Ragtown Road
  • 8007299230

Mountain Valley is a truly unique conference and retreat center, located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Just minutes from Interstate-81, convenient to Harrisonburg, Virginia, and within two hours of Washington, DC, Mountain Valley’s relaxed setting…

  • 401 West Main Street
  • 5407435105

Meetings • Weddings • Retreats • Special Occasions The Mimslyn Inn specializes in elegant yet relaxed banquets, retreats, meetings, themed parties, supper clubs, civic engagements, and weddings. Weddings Choose from a selection of indoor and outdoor sites…

  • Milepost 41.7 or 51 on Skyline Drive
  • 8663832922

Are you still in the woods about our meeting facilities? Well, that’s where you’ll find us. Right at the highest point of elevation along Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park. So elevate your next group meeting, teambuilding retreat or event by holding it in the Blue Ridge…