Travel and Lodging

Are you traveling to Maryland from out of town? Here is some information that will be helpful as you plan your trip!



Conference Venue

Our Lady of Perpetual Help
4795 Ilchester Road, Ellicott City, Maryland


Fr. Erik Arnold—speaker for Discovering Christ, Following Christ, and Sharing Christ—is pastor at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Through the years, the parish has seen great fruit from running the ChristLife process.

Overnight Accommodations

We have blocked a limited number of room at the following hotel. Once the block is full, we are not able to add additional rooms.

Hampton Inn Columbia
8880 Columbia 100 Pkwy, Columbia, Maryland

Approximately ten minutes away from the parish. Shuttle service to OLPH is available at the hotel, but individuals must make arrangements with the hotel to utilize this service.

Room rate: $99

Make a reservation online or by calling 410-997-8555 with code “CMC”.

Room block ends on May 26, 2018

Other Hotels

If you don’t want to stay where ChristLife has reserved a room block, there are several other hotels in the area. Prices may vary and shuttle service may not be available. Here is a contact list to assist you:

Sonesta Suites - Columbia
8844 Columbia 100 Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
Approx. 4.5 miles from conference location.
(410) 964-9494

Residence Inn Columbia
8844 Columbia 100 Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
Approx. 4.5 miles from conference location.
(410) 997-7200

Extended Stay America - Columbia
8870 Columbia 100 Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
Approx. 6.0 miles from conference location.
(410) 772-8800

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Elkridge
6064 Marshalee Dr, Elkridge, MD 21075
Approx. 3.2 miles from conference location.
(410) 579-8888

Hilton Garden Inn Columbia
8241 Snowden River Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
Approx. 4.7 miles from conference location.
(410) 750-3700


Nearby Attractions

Baltimore Basilica


The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, also called the Baltimore Basilica, was the first Roman Catholic cathedral built in the United States.

409 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

30-minute drive from the hotel.

Baltimore Inner Harbor


The Baltimore Inner Harbor is home to many popular attractions, including the National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, and Top of the World Observation Level.

E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

20-minute drive from the hotel.

Columbia Lakefront


Columbia Lakefront, situated on a lake, is a nice place to relax and grab a bite to eat. There are multiple restaurants to choose from, several of which have outdoor seating available.

10221 Wincopin Circle
Columbia, MD 21044

15-minute drive from the hotel.

Historic Ellicott City


Historic Ellicott City is a picturesque town that is home to the oldest standing B&O railroad station, many historic sites, unique shops, and distinctive dining.

Main Street
Ellicott City, MD 21043

10-minute drive from the hotel.