Lodge - Hillcrest Park


  • Indoor rental facilities are closed through December 31, 2021, date is subject to change.  Those include the Lodge at Hillcrest Park and the Vaux Retreat Center at Bakerview Park.

AboutHillcrest Lodge

  • 1717 South 13th Street
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
  • Phone: (360) 336-6215

This 3,142 square foot log cabin is located at Hillcrest Park in Mount Vernon.  The lodge has an open floor plan, open ceilings with exposed beams, a fireplace, a large kitchen, and a gated garden. 

Rental fee must be paid by cash, local check, VISA, American Express, Discover, or MasterCard upon reserving the facility. Damage deposit is payable until the week prior to the event. If the damage deposit is paid more than 30 days before the event, it may be paid with cash or personal check. If the damage deposit is paid less than 30 days before the event damage deposit can only be paid in cash, certified check or cashier check.

All rentals include the full use of the Lodge, kitchen and garden, as well as, the use of approximately 16 60” diameter round tables, 16 6’ banquet style tables, approximately 140 chairs and a 100 cup coffee maker. Renters will be responsible for set up and take down of all tables and chairs.

The lodge does have a free Wi-Fi connection for renters inside the Lodge.

For more information, please see the Lodge Information Packet.

Rental Fees

  • Monday-Thursday
    • Resident: $300*
    • Non Resident: $400
  • Friday, Saturday or Sunday
    • Resident: $450*
    • Non Resident: $550

*Resident status is based on renter’s current address and must be within City limits of Mount Vernon to receive the resident rate. Renters who own property inside City limits of Mount Vernon but reside in another area are also eligible to receive the resident rental rate. If you have questions regarding your resident status, please call our office.

Damage Deposit

  • Event with no alcohol: $300
  • Event with alcohol: $750 plus a Banquet Permit and Event Insurance
    • Banquet permits must be purchased through the Washington State Liquor Control Board and must be posted inside the Lodge during your event.
    • Event insurance may be purchased through Washington Cities Insurance Authorityand a copy of the certificate must be provided to our office.
      • Insurance requirements for special events will automatically be met through WCIA. Special event insurance may also be obtained through any other insurance agency you prefer so long as the same requirements are met. Those requirements are:
        • City of Mount Vernon must be named as additional insured
        • $1,000,000 minimum limit for each occurrence
        • $2,000,000 minimum limit for general aggregate
        • Endorsement must be included with the certificate

To reserve or check on available dates call our office at (360) 336-6215.

Lodge Front Walkway