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Facility Rental

The Clear Lake Yacht Club is a members-only facility located downtown at the end of Main Street on the waterfront. The Yacht Club has a magnificent view of Clear Lake, and is within walking distance of all the downtown shopping and parks and restaurants.

The Yacht Club’s main floor consists of a large seating room with couch and two overstuffed chairs, a large dining table, television with cable, sound system with music, DVD, VHS, CD capability. The building also has wireless internet. A fully-functional kitchen with refrigerator/freezer, sink, stove/oven, ice machine and other kitchen related amenities. There are eight 8’ folding tables, with up to 50 chairs for use. You are responsible for setting up and taking down tables and chairs. The room capacity is about 100 people with no tables set up and approximately 65 adults at tables.

Usage Request:  All rentals are on an approval basis and will need to be approved by the Commodore and Facility Rental Committee.  Rental periods will be on a first come, first served basis. Inquiries on availability should be directed to Margaret Osmundson at or 612-418-8856 prior to submitting the Rental Reservation Form and deposit.  All events will end no later than midnight on the day of the event.

Rental Fees:

Youth/Church/Educational/Non-profit Groups (0-4 hours): Upon Request
4+ hours: Upon Request
Limit: 8 hours

Businesses/Private gatherings/Non-educational Groups (0-4 hours): Upon Request
4+ hours: Upon Request
Limit: 8 hours

Damage/Cleaning Fee:

A reservation fee of $50 is mandatory to hold your date. There will be no damage deposit required. ALL damages will be paid for by the Renter and the amount of damage liability will be determined by the building manager. This fee in NON-REFUNDABLE.

Alcoholic Beverages:

Beer and Wine are allowed. No kegs or hard liquor.

NOTE: There are special events in downtown Clear Lake frequently that may affect access to the facility due to street closings and may include noise in the park or band shell. Please check all available schedules prior to scheduling an event at the Yacht Club building, the CLYC cannot and will not be held responsible for these occurrences.