Host Your Next Meeting
We invite you and your colleagues to build meaningful connections to one another and to nature during your time at the Tides. Our group activities have been designed to celebrate our beautiful, natural setting and to be educational, hands-on and fun. For more information and to schedule, please call us at (804) 438-4455 or write to us at email@example.com.
Team Building Activities
Learn why oysters are the keystone species of the Chesapeake Bay. Visit the Tides Inn oyster farm, pull up the cages and investigate the catch. Return to the shore for an oyster tasting with local wine and beer.
Designed for wellness and outdoor enthusiasts, the Shoreline Sweat will bring your guests close to nature while getting their heart rates up.
Pair off to compete on the Tides Inn pickleball courts. Add a Mimosa or Bloody Mary bar courtside to complete the party.
Life on Carter's Creek
During this educational tour of the new Shoreline Trail, oyster reef and wetlands, guests learn how our shoreline restoration impacts the environment and establishes an improved habitat for aquatic life in the Chesapeake Bay.
Sunrise Yoga and Meditation
Begin your day of meetings with your colleagues in a positive state of mind with a morning yoga and meditation class. Classes may take place indoors or outdoors.
Pinch Pot Pottery
Guided by our resident artist, invite your guests to explore their artistic sides and bring home pottery keepsakes from your event at the Tides Inn.
Virginia is the birthplace of American-made spirits with the first batch of whiskey distilled in 1620. Savor four different styles of whiskey, including hand-malted barley, as you enjoy unique aromas, such as toasted applewood, with your colleagues.
The Tides Inn is located on Virginia’s Wine Trail – where wines of the Old World & New World meet. Learn wine terminology, varietals, and regions as you sip and swirl like an expert.
Wine & Watercolor
Engage in a painting class with inspiration and step-by-step guidance from our resident artist. This activity is made all the better with a wine and cheese pairing designed to foster the creative process.
Your team members will experiment with flavor combinations, ratios and garnishes as they learn how to create handcrafted cocktails - from old classics to seasonal favorites - and stir up some fun together.
Set In our Chef’s Kitchen, the Tides culinary staff will work with your team to prepare a delectable dish made with fresh pasta.
Bonfire on the Beach
End each night with a private bonfire, outfitted with homemade marshmallow s’mores and a private bar.
Enjoy a variety of beach games, such as bocce ball, giant Jenga, ladder ball and corn hole.
Croquet on the Creek
Come dressed to impress and enjoy a leisurely game of croquet overlooking the Carter’s Creek while enjoying local wine and chef’s bite-sized food pairings.
The Spa at the Tides Inn offers a range of classic spa treatments and soothing spa products, designed to pamper, nourish and feed your mind, body and spirit. All of our treatment rooms may be reserved at one time to accommodate your group’s needs.
Golden Eagle Golf Course
Designed by famed golf course designer George W. Cobb, Golden Eagle is known for its beautiful backdrop. Carved from the Virginian landscape, with rolling hills and lakes, the 18-hole golf course is enjoyable for professionals and beginners alike.
Exclusive Meeting Packages
The scale of our resort, along with its private setting and range of activities, lends itself beautifully to full-property buyouts. If you are interested in reserving the Tides Inn for your exclusive enjoyment, we would be delighted to speak with you about the opportunity. Exclusives are thoughtfully tailored to each unique gathering. A two-night minimum is required. Other restrictions may apply.
Our coastal location and luxurious amenities allow for a truly unforgettable and productive retreat. This offer includes: Three nights in Water View guestrooms, one complimentary upgrade to a Vista Suite per group, a Tides Inn amenity for attendees presented in our historic Liquor Lockers, a meeting room with a projector and screen, a welcome reception with coastline views and your choice of a whiskey or wine tasting activity.