By now, you’ve hopefully caught onto the fact that corporate retreats are one of the most effective ways to elevate company culture. Just as a company retreat can make all the difference in team morale, the destination you choose can make all the difference in the success of your retreat.
To make this decision, you’ll need to take into account your group’s goals, budget, style and demographic. All of these factors play an important role in your retreat, but if this choice feels overwhelming, you’ve got us here at Moniker to help you decide! We’re expert travelers and pride ourselves on always being in the know on the exciting up-and-coming destinations. With that being said, don’t skip out on Texas for your next company retreat.
Vast, diverse and welcoming, Texas offers both small-town simplicity and big-city excitement all with a heaping helping of Southern charm. The state features distinct cuisines, music and landscapes and its bustling metropolises boast a sparkling nightlife and rich arts and culture districts. Southerners are renowned for their hospitality, so you can expect warm welcomes wherever you choose to venture. So sit back, relax and let us do the work for you, here are the Best Locations for Corporate Retreats in Texas!
The LINE Austin
Once home to a jazz club in the late 1960s, The LINE Austin is a part of downtown Austin history - a true icon. The hotel's 428 guestrooms start at $350 USD per night are minimalist in their design - drawing influence from both the surrounding natural beauty and the creative energy that fuels the city.
The LINE prides itself in being designed for both indoorsy and outdoorsy people alike. Here, you will find an infinity pool, free yoga, fitness classes, and bike rentals. A hip, modern restaurant with a bar features views of the river and a terrace. There are also 19 beautifully designed meeting spaces with ample natural lighting, making this a unique and functional spot for your company retreat in Texas.
Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa, Austin
Nestled on 400 acres along the banks of the lower Colorado River, Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa is a perfect getaway for nature lovers. The property's exceptional service is only matched by its impressive secluded location.
Starting at $520 USD per night, the resort's 491 guestrooms blend in with the natural landscape—each boasting views of rolling hills for miles on end. Among the many outdoor recreational activities available on-site are golf, horseback riding, tennis, archery, a water park, 2 whirlpools and a sandy beach.There are also 9 restaurants and bars, and a plethora of indoor and outdoor meeting space. Ideal for large groups, you’ll have ample opportunity for team bonding, and an ideal location for your company retreat in Texas.
The Woodlands Resort, Houston
Stretching across 350 lush acres just 30 miles outside of Houston and lying in the heart of Texas Piney Woods, The Woodlands Resort offers the perfect Southern escape. Immersed in nature but still boasting modern comforts, you and your team can have the best of both worlds on your company retreat.
The 402 guest rooms start at $240 USD per night and feature contemporary design with rustic accents for a cozy and relaxing stay. You’ll also have access to 2 on-site champion golf courses, a relaxing spa, a water park and 2 onsite restaurants and over 75,000 square feet of meeting space. The Woodlands Resort Houston offers a great spot for team-bonding making it an ideal location for your corporate retreat in Texas.
The Lancaster Hotel, Houston
In the heart of downtown Houston, in its vibrant theatre district, The Lancaster Hotel offers classic elegance and historic luxury. This landmark hotel offers a perfect blend of modernity and timelessness, and even boasts an extensive contemporary art collection from Texan artists!
The unique 93 guest rooms start at $470 USD per night and feature modern amenities and plush bedding for a restful stay. Featuring an onsite restaurant and small meeting space, The Lancaster Hotel lends itself well to small groups. WIth a winning location, you and your team will easily enjoy the excitement and colour of downtown Houston on your next corporate retreat in Texas!
Magnolia Hotel, Houston
In the heart of downtown Houston, the Magnolia Hotel offers both elegance and convenience. Expertly blending historic design influences with contemporary flair, this boutique-style property is the perfect compliment to your time in Houston!
Fresh from a full redesign, the modern and spacious guest rooms start at $300 USD per night and are made with your comfort in mind. Warm accents, luxury amenities and sleek bathrooms ensure a tranquil stay in these stylish accommodations. The Magnolia Hotel also boasts a delicious restaurant, lovely rooftop pool and 13 meeting rooms. Experience Huston to the fullest offer on your next company retreat.
Hotel Van Zandt, Austin
Boasting a prime location in the Rainey Street District, Austin's Hotel Van Zandt is your front-row seat to all the action the city has to offer. An industry leader and multiple award winning property, the Hotel Van Zandt is a perfect place for your team to gather.
Anything but basic, every one of the hotel's 319 guest rooms is dressed to impress. Starting at $390 USD per night and featuring calm blues, cool grays, and dazzling gold accents across lush furnishings and amenities, you are in for the epitome of boutique-style luxury. On-site, you can enjoy 3 restaurants, an open-air pool, a health and wellness centre, as well as 13 flexible meeting spaces, giving you and your team everything they need for their corporate retreat.
Ask The Experts (Conclusion)
Still not sure if any of these make the perfect company retreat location for you? Not to worry. At Moniker, we truly love helping you find the perfect property that compliments you and your team’s unique needs. We pride ourselves on our knowledge and cannot wait to share it with you. Reach out to us or check out our other recommendations for retreats in California, Colorado, London, Mexico and Lisbon for more amazing locations for your next company retreat!