Our Venues

The Village of River Hill in Columbia has two beautiful spaces available for rental for your next event or meeting.

“I was pleased with the service from the beginning to the end. Thank you so very much for all your help and tips.” – Mrs. Reyes 10/23/16

“Very affordable…everything was wonderful. Thank you for providing an immaculate facility with professional staff. We enjoyed ourselves!” – -Consuella L. 11/11/16

“Thank you to the staff for making this occasion a beautiful experience. I appreciated the time spent on the layout of the tables to best accommodate the crowd. Would highly recommend Claret Hall to friends and family.” -Toni D. 6/23/17

“Eudene and staff were very helpful.” -Bob R. 12/8/17

We had such a wonderful reception at Claret Hall! It was a perfect wedding celebration that I could not ask for better. We received many compliments from our guests and will be sure to recommend it!
– Teresa V. 4/18/18

Claret Hall

Located at Route 108 and Route 32 in Clarksville, Maryland,  25 minutes from Baltimore and 45 minutes from Washington, D.C., Claret Hall in River Hill is perfect for your special occasion social events.  Our indoor space features gorgeous high ceilings and our outdoor space has a lovely gazebo to serve as your focal point. The atrium lobby with fireplace is the perfect entry point for your guests.


5200 Square Feet

The Entire Facility accommodates 130.

The Banquet Room accommodates 95 seated.

The Boardroom accommodates 30 seated.

Outdoor Space / Kitchen / Lobby

When you rent the Banquet Room, you have access to the outdoor patio, the kitchen and the lobby.

Setup, Staffing, Catering, Internet

When renting Claret Hall, your room will be set up according to the floor plan you provide to our staff so when you arrive for your special event, everything will be ready.

There will be a staff person on duty throughout your event at Claret Hall.

You can use any caterer you like, as long as they have appropriate insurance.

You may serve liquor if your event is a non-ticketed, private party.

You will have access to free wireless internet.


Meeting rates starting at $150 for 2 hours.

Weekend Social Event rates from $140/hr. (5-hour minimum)

Class/Instructor rates starting at $18/hr.

Columbia Lien Payers, Active Duty Military and Non-Profit Organizations receive a 10% discount.

The Meeting Room (Recently Renovated!)

Located at 6330 Trotter Road in Clarksville, Maryland, The Meeting Room is a smaller, less formal space that accommodates up to 60 people. With its beautiful wood-beamed ceiling, large windows, brand new flooring and an updated, ADA compliant, galley kitchenette, the “self serve” nature of this un-staffed room makes it a great bargain for kids’ parties, classes, meetings, and community gatherings.

Size / Accommodates

896 Square Feet

60 Seated.

Outdoor Space

There is no outdoor space associated with The Meeting Room.

Set Up, Catering, Internet

Renters set up the room themselves. There is no staff present.

You can use any caterer you like, as long as they provide evidence of appropriate insurance.

All business meetings require evidence of insurance coverage.

You may serve liquor if your event is a non-ticketed, private party, and not a children’s party.

There is no wireless internet available.


Meeting rates starting at $45/hr.

Children’s (13 & Under) Birthday Party rates starting at $55/hr. (for 3 hours up til 6 p.m. No alcohol is allowed at children’s birthday parties.)

Social Event rates starting at $80/hr. (5-hour minimum)

Class/Instructor rates starting at $18/hr.

Columbia Lien Payers and Non-Profit Organizations receive a 10% discount.