Essex Conference Center & Retreat

Essex Conference Center & Retreat
Located in Essex, MA just 40 minutes north of Boston, 30 minutes south of
New Hampshire and 50 minutes south of Maine this is The Ant & the
Grasshopper’s preferred venue for groups holding their function in the
Eastern MA, Southern, NH, Southern ME area.
The Essex Conference Center and Retreat is a serene venue in a natural
setting tucked amidst 18 acres of white pines and oaks, less than a mile from
the ocean and surrounded by 250 acres of conservation land. Facilities
include indoor meeting rooms, beautifully landscaped lawns and gardens,
overnight accommodation, and sumptuous meals perfectly prepared by an
Executive Chef. The ECCR offers year round meeting and retreat services.
The Ant & the Grasshopper has been the ECCR’s preferred team building
provider since 2004. It is the perfect setting for such Ant &
Grasshopper team building programs as Survivors, Cardboard
Boat Building Races, Wok-Athon, scavenger hunts and many