Rock Creek Mansion 5417 West Cedar Lane • Bethesda • MD 20814


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • With its striking rock façade and artfully landscaped grounds, this home is a Bethesda gem. A convenient downtown location means your guests have plentiful lodging and entertainment options.
  • Your garden ceremony will be just perfect, shaded by towering trees and surrounded on all sides by lush blooms and greenery.
  • Host a reception in the sweet, classic ballroom, where you’ll find walls adorned with white woodwork details and romantic lighting from vintage-inspired sconces.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $3,900–4,500/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
  • Rental fees include:

    • 8-hour use of the Mansion's first floor, including ballroom, fireplace lounge with built-in bar, front foyer, and coat room
    • Tentable patio space and expansive grounds
    • Dressing lounge for wedding party prep
    • Full prep kitchen for licensed caterer of your choice
    • Ample on-site parking and handicap accessible entrance
    • Tables, banquet chairs, indoor furnishings, and outdoor patio furniture

    Additional time may be available at $350/hour.

Additional Info
  • Alcohol packages range $15–27/person. Both per-person and consumption packages are available.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 150 150
Cocktails, etc. Standing 200 0
Reception Seated 150 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Small Wedding
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list

All caterers must be licensed and insured.



Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, 8am–midnight.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Ballroom
  • Mansion
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds


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