Phone: (706) 944-9065

Corporate Retreats

In The Forest

the perfect corporate getaway

The Candlelight Forest is the perfect space for hosting your next corporate event or meeting. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Chattanooga, this Simple Times Resort offers 5 stunning venue spaces + outdoor recreation to provide a unique setting for both corporate celebrations and collaborative work.

Candlelight Forest provides several meeting spaces, lots of outdoor spaces, four beautiful trails and so much more!

Peacock Hall

An Italianate farm house + catering kitchen. Capacity for up to 50 guests.

The Celebration Barn

Our 1871 Amish, hand-pegged barn. Capacity for up to 250 guests.

Ridge Rose

A stone cottage lounge + fireplace. Capacity for up to 30 guests.

Hickory Hall

A cedar-framed, permanent tent with catering kitchen. Capacity for up to 150 guests.

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The Bellewood

A Bavarian-style lodge with a large kitchen, game room, conference room, patio, and 6 private suites.

Group Activities

fresh air team building

From hiking trails to rock climbing stations, we love getting creative with group activities large or small. Throughout the property, there are a variety of green spaces for team building activities, group trainings, or fresh air workshops.



simple & delicious

Our staff has great relationships with local vendors. This enables us to provide full-service event management and catering. Make your corporate retreat here stress-free and delicious!

For overnight executive getaways, guests have access to four different accommodations: The Bellewood Lodge, our newest, Bavarian-style lodge; This Old House, America's first Idea House; and two charming and luxuriously designed treehouses. We can accommodate up to 43 guests on site.

This Old House

America's very first show home and Idea House by This Old House.

Sophie's Roost

A charming treehouse professionally decorated by Sophie's Shoppe of Chattanooga.

Le Petit Chateau

Our second charming treehouse decorated in a french farmhouse style.

The Bellewood 

A brand new Bavarian-style lodge that can accommodate 10, 19, or 23.


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HOURS: Monday-Saturday: 9-5  and  Sunday 1-5              9862 Hwy 193 Chickamauga, GA  30707