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

Team Building Activities

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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.

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Chesapeake Gold

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.

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.

Shoreline Sweat

Designed for wellness and outdoor enthusiasts, the Shoreline Sweat will bring your guests close to nature while getting their heart rates up.

Pickleball Party

Pair off to compete on the Tides Inn pickleball courts. Add a Mimosa or Bloody Mary bar courtside to complete the party.

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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.

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Wine Tasting

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.

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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.

Mixology Class

Mixology Class

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.

Bonfire on the Beach

End each night with a private bonfire, outfitted with homemade marshmallow s’mores and a private bar.

Beach Day

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

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.

Small house like structure with a green triangular roof. On the front is a sign for the Tides Inn Golden Eagle Golf Club

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

Takeover the Tides Inn

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. 

Please inquire at 480-264-3000 or for pricing and availability

Retreat Ready

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. 

Please inquire at 804-438-4455 or for pricing and availability.