WEST BELMONT PLACE

Galas, weddings and social events at West Belmont Place, adjacent to The National, offer an elegant setting enhanced by full-service event planning. Surrounded by more than 65 scenic acres, our beautiful facility features a choice of banquet halls and event venues ideal for any occasion.

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Only one place can deliver the perfect tapestry of rich history and sophisticated hospitality. West Belmont Place boasts the largest ballroom of any Northern Virginia event venue. Your special moments become treasured memories at this distinctive DC area destination with:

 

  • An ideal location on more than 65 scenic acres in lovely Leesburg, Virginia—just 12 miles from Dulles International Airport and 45 minutes from Washington DC
  • A sweeping circular drive and distinguished porte-cochere to welcome guests
  • A variety of versatile indoor venues—including the West Belmont Place Ballroom which accommodates up to 1,800 guests—to achieve the ideal atmosphere for any event
  • Awe-inspiring outdoor spaces—such as a stunning pergola and an expansive terrace with show-stopping views—for one-of-a-kind gatherings
  • Outstanding onsite catering with creative culinary choices and wine selections for all occasions
  • An extraordinary culinary team led by our Executive Chef Todd Goldian and Chief Wine Officer Mary Watson-DeLauder CS, CSW

For more information on planning your event in our elegant venues, call 877.363.3104,  email us  or submit an  online RFP  today.

 

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Meetings at The National and West Belmont Place

With over 40 years of success, as one of the country’s most comprehensive meeting facilities, The National is the proven leader in delivering an unparalleled learning and development environment for your group.  Our expansive and innovative center enables your organization to truly focus on their training while enjoying warm hospitality from our team of skilled ambassadors and energizing recreation in our pleasant, 65-acre, campus-like wooded surroundings.

Our meeting packages:

Day Meeting Package:

  • Fully equipped conference room, break-out room and meeting setups
  • Standard audiovisual package (some audiovisual aids may be subject to additional fee)
  • Lunch in the  Dining Room
  • Continuous refreshment breaks (coffee, soft drinks, snacks)
  • Dedicated conference planner
  • Use of fitness center
  • Complimentary parking
  • GSA Package priced per person, per day

The Complete Meeting Package includes:

  • Overnight accommodations
  • Professional conference planning manager
  • Fully equipped conference rooms, large meeting spaces and break-out room
  • Standard audiovisual package
  • Three meals daily in our expansive 800-seat Dining Room
  • Continuous refreshments and snacks
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in the meeting rooms and guest rooms
  • Use of fitness center and jogging trails
  • Complimentary parking
  • GSA Package priced per person, per day

The National is dedicated to a singular focus: providing the best meeting, training and learning environment for your organization. As the leader in educational meetings for more than three decades, we can help advance corporate learning goals while maximizing training dollars. Our multipurpose event facility is also the perfect place to host conferences, conventions and symposiums of all sizes.

The National features:

  • Secure, distraction-free setting with self-contained buildings surrounded by 65 acres just 12 miles from Dulles International Airport and 45 minutes from Washington DC
  • Sophisticated 55,000 square foot West Belmont Place Event Center featuring Northern Virginia’s largest ballroom (16,552sf)
  • 265,000 square feet of event space with 250 meeting rooms organized into five distinctive areas for maximum privacy and versatility
  • Sophisticated presentation technology with onsite audiovisual and IT support
  • High-speed Internet access and climate control in all meeting rooms
  • Professional conference support team and meeting planning services
  • Innovative 800-seat Dining Room, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Black Olive Bar and Grill, for relaxing after a busy day
  • Options for private banquets and themed culinary events, to add a special note to your event
  • 917 guest rooms including 78 suites, conveniently grouped together within five distinctive areas
  • Recognized with numerous accolades including Pinnacle Awards, the M&C Gold Key Award and The Paragon Award
  • Recognized by the International Association of Conference Centers as Green Seal-certified

For more information on planning a meeting at The National, please contact the sales office,or  submit a Request for Proposal  today.

 

CHALLENGE COURSE

To add an extra dimension to corporate events, meetings and training programs, The National offers a wide variety of programs to analyze and strengthen your teams dynamic with our experiential learning and team building programs. We are able to offer a variety of team development activities that challenge, strengthen, and propel your team to the next level. We offer high and low elements as well as indoor activities; all coordinated with expert facilities to ensure your group receives maximum results.

Even the best teams can benefit from team building exercises; they’re a great way of improving communication, morale, motivation, productivity, helping employees to get to know each other better, and learning about one’s strengths and weaknesses. Team building activities can be used by any organization, large or small, to promote better teamwork in the workplace, and as most leaders know, great teamwork is one of the key factors associated with an organization’s success.

Communication and Icebreakers

Wine Seminars
Pairings in the Park (food & wine reception)
Wine Tasting

 

Problem Solving Activities

Challenge Course

Experiential activities allow people to practice the skills that are necessary to work effectively with others while also strengthening group rapport and developing leadership qualities within each member.

 

THE NATIONAL’s Challenge Course includes:

Initiatives: Portable problem solving activities

Low Elements – permanent weight bearing structures constructed outdoors of wood and cables:

  • Balance Platforms
  • Strategic Choices
  • The National Way Finder
  • Team Walls
  • Island Crossing

High Elements – outdoor challenges constructed of wood and cable that allow participants to be as high as 40’.  All participants are in climbing gear and are protected by belayers.

  • Leap of Faith-up to 2 people simultaneously
  • Flying Squirrel
  • 4 sided Climber Tower with cargo net for up to 2 people per side simultaneously
  • Giant Ladder- up to 3 people simultaneously
  • The High Tri- includes up to 2 people simultaneously on each of the following 3 activities-
    • The High Y
    • The Commitment Bridge
    • The Catwalk

Who can participate in the Course?

The great thing is that anyone can participate to their level of comfort – they will be challenged according to their choice. The success of the team depends on each member’s willingness to work with and rely on each other for support.

Contact us  to arrange your team building activities to enhance group dynamics and increase camaraderie.