Meetings & Events

Whether you’re searching for an upscale meeting space for your next board meeting or business retreat or you need a unique venue for your next event, we invite you to consider the Glidden House, a luxury boutique hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. Found in the heart of University Circle, this elegant mansion is centrally located in the thriving urban neighborhood.

The meeting spaces at the Glidden House are ideal for a wide variety of gatherings, including:

  • Corporate meetings
  • Board meetings
  • Business retreats
  • Annual association meetings
  • Training and continuing education
  • Sport team groups
  • Holiday parties
  • Anniversaries and reunions
  • And other events that require an elegant touch

Rooms and Spaces Perfect for Your Group

The Glidden House is the ultimate venue in Cleveland, with elegant rooms and spaces perfect for your next meeting or event.

The Juniper Room is our 2,600-square-foot venue, excellent for large conferences or a corporate event that requires a touch of elegance. It features a grand chandelier, as well as French doors and windows that open on all four sides of the room. The added light and airy feel will ensure your meeting never feels stuffy or cramped. This room can fit up to 150 guests.

In addition to this large space, the Glidden House also features a variety of smaller meeting spaces ideal for a boardroom meeting or breakout sessions. With their historical detailing and old-world charm, these rooms add an air of sophistication to any meeting or event.

Classic Style With Modern Amenities

While the historic décor and classic style of the Glidden House will lend a unique atmosphere to your corporate meeting or event, this ambiance is perfectly blended with modern, functional amenities to ensure you have an exceptional experience.

Our sales and event staff will assist in planning your meeting, ensuring each detail is prepared and executed to perfection from set-up to food service. Each room is both flexible and functional, with various seating arrangements at your disposal.

The Glidden House may have been built more than 100 years ago, but it’s been outfitted with all the modern amenities you’ll need for a successful event. High-speed wireless internet access and teleconferencing are available in all meeting rooms. We can also assist you in setting up any necessary audio-visual equipment.

After toiling away, your business associates will have worked up quite an appetite. The best part about choosing to host your event at the Glidden House is that we have many nearby dining and entertainment options to fill the hours before and after business is taken care of.

As the day fades, don’t feel you have to rush home just yet. The Glidden House has 60 luxurious Guest Rooms and Mansion Suites located throughout both the original 1910 structure and the elegant, modern addition.

An Ideal Locale for Your Next Meeting or Event

We are fortunate to be centrally located in Cleveland’s University Circle, known as the cultural and educational hub of our city. This neighborhood features the best arts, museums, eateries and educational and medical institutions in Cleveland. Whether you’re looking for a unique place to enjoy ethnic cuisine or wish to stroll through a bit of nature at Cleveland Botanical Garden, you’ll learn that all that and more is found just outside our front door.

Plus, our friendly concierge is always on hand with directions and suggestions on the best dining, entertainment, and local attractions.

Contact the Glidden House Events Team for More Information

If you’re ready to plan a meeting that thinks outside the box, remember that great ideas are fostered by great environments. Plan your next corporate gathering or event at the Glidden House.

To inquire about using the Glidden House for your meeting, please contact our Director of Catering & Special Events, Carrie Keenan, at ckeenan@gliddenhouse.com or (216) 231-8900.

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