Religious Retreats

Welcome home to Central PA!  It’s a special place – so close, and yet so different from anything you’ll ever experience elsewhere.

The Central Hotel is nestled in the midst of it all, making it the right choice for your retreat. Our award-winning hotel has 174 contemporary rooms including 11 two-bedroom suites. All rooms have a 42” flat screen TV with HD Service, refrigerator, microwave, electronic safe, and much more!


Need To Unwind?

  • Enjoy a swim in our tropical indoor pool
  • Work out in our fitness center
  • Enjoy a beverage in our on-site full service restaurant, O’Reilly’s Taproom & Kitchen
  • Relax in our unique, incredibly beautiful Grand Atrium


Meeting Facilities & Services
Our friendly, experienced meeting coordinators are here to help you each step of the way to plan your retreat!

  • 17,000 square feet of flexible meeting space
  • 11 meeting rooms
  • Expansive 3-story atrium
  • Comprehensive audio/visual capabilities
  • High-speed internet access
  • O’Reilly’s Taproom & Kitchen, our full service on-site restaurant


Area Attractions Include:

  • Hershey Area and Attractions
  • Gettysburg Area and Attractions
  • Lancaster Country
  • Harrisburg, the State Capital
  • Kitchen Kettle Village


Central East Coast Location:

We’re located within a convenient three-hour or less drive from major cities such as:

  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Washington, DC
  • Baltimore
  • Pittsburgh



Retreat Referral Rewards Program – Spread the good news!

For each referred retreat group you send to the Central Hotel Harrisburg, your organization will receive a donation in the amount of 5%* of the referred retreat’s total food and beverage expenditure.

*To qualify for Retreat Referral Rewards, the referral must be mentioned at the time of booking and must be for a first-time group at The Central Hotel & Conference Center with the following minimums: 10 overnight guest rooms per night, 3 meals and 30 people. Payment will be made directly to the referring group following the conclusion of the referred event.

Call 717.561.1054 for Hurfrish Irani, Retreat Sales Manager

be sure to mention you are a Retreat Leader!