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Location and Accommodations


Capital Retreat Center is a first-class, full-service hospitality campus in the Catoctin Mountains, one-hour from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. The Conference Center that will house the camp opened in  2012.

Capital Retreat Center offers a welcome respite from city and suburban life enabling us to celebrate, learn and grow together. Separated from the distractions of the outside world, campers enjoy an ideal venue for exploring professional, personal and spiritual growth and can enjoy time together in the unique and cozy environment of a home away from home.

The conference center features state-of-the-art facilities, comfortable guest accommodations and professional guest staff at our disposal.

Accommodations in the Nesiya Lodge:

  • First class hotel style accommodations with private bath
  • Amenities include individually controlled heat and air-conditioning, hotel quality queen size beds, linen and towel service, desk, phone, wireless internet, and in-room safe
  • Reception area with informal gathering space and a business center
  • Beautifully landscaped knoll for hosting outdoor functions
  • Nesiya Lodge was built in compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards, including van accessible parking, automatic door openers, guest rooms with over-sized entry ways, extra space for wheelchairs, roll-in showers, and vanities with clearance underneath.

Tizmoret Shoshana in the Nesiya Lodge:

  • There will be 3-4 Campers per room on the Third Floor of Nesiya Lodge.
  • Counselor Rooms will be intersperced among Camper Rooms.
  • Other Staff will be on the Second Floor of Nesiya Lodge.


The sharing of meals with friends and colleagues is enhanced by Capital Retreat Center's friendly service and highest quality of food.  The produce is sourced from local farmers for the freshest ingredients. Under Star-K Kashrut Supervision, they use Glatt Kosher meats and Cholov Yisroel dairy products. The facility is nut-free. They strive to accommodate almost every dietary need possible.

Summer Retreat Address:

Tizmoret Shoshana
Capital Retreat Center
12750 Buchanan Trail East
Waynesboro, PA 17268

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