Info/ Meals / What to Bring

Our retreat house has overnight accommodations for 102 retreatants in a number of different room configurations. There are three conference rooms, two chapels, library, breakout rooms and two dining rooms.

St. Francis Retreat House sits on 25 acres of land with several outdoor shrines.                Tour

Check-in time for retreats is 4:00 pm the day of arrival with supper served at 6:00 pm. The retreat concludes with the noon meal on the last day.

Meal Schedule

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Breakfast served at 8:00 am
Lunch served at 12:00 Noon
Dinner served at 6:00 pm

Breakfast served at 8:00 am
Lunch served at 12:00 Noon

What To Bring

+ Personal Bible and/or journal
+ An alarm clock if you are accustomed to using one
+ Personal toiletries, including soap and shampoo
+ Bathrobe if your room setting requires a walk to the showers
+ Comfortable, simple clothing (We recommend clothing that can be
layered, especially during the cool months of the year.
+ Comfortable shoes for walking our hallways and grounds
+ An attitude of expectance and openness to God’s presence!

Things To Know Before Your Arrival

+ All of your bed linens and towels are provided.
+ We are a smoke free facility
+ Valuables should be left at home
+ The building is handicap accessible and rooms designed for those with
handicaps are available and can be requested on your registration form.
+ Two refrigerators are available for the use of our guests.
+ Our kitchen can accommodate gluten-free, diabetic and vegetarian
dietary concerns. Please note these needs on your registration form.
+ For most retreats, check-in begins at 4:00 pm and is conducted in the
main lobby of the retreat house. Enter through the glass doors under
the portico. After receiving your room assignment, you can drive to the
dormitory areas and park near to your room