The Priory Retreat House

Are you looking for a place

  • to deepen your spiritual life,
  • for  soul-healing renewal,
  • to retreat for a while from daily life,
  • to host your organization’s event,
  • to experience nature’s beauty?

The Priory Retreat House offers

  • Spiritual Direction
  • Directed individual and group retreats
  • Unguided individual retreats
  • Themed programs and workshops
  • Meeting space for private groups
  • Days of prayer
  • Day and overnight accommodations
  • Extended sabbaticals

Special features of our informal, 19 room, 3-story retreat house include

  • A large, eat-in kitchen
  • A spacious living room with wood stove
  • Two chapels
  • An extensive library
  • Many cozy reading nooks
  • Eight bedrooms plus dormitory space
  • Breathtaking views from every window
  • 100 acres of surrounding woods with hiking trails

Come to The Priory of St. Benedict’s Retreat House and Conference Center’s sacred mountain in the southeastern Adirondacks for a mountaintop experience. Contact us today.

The Priory Retreat House and Conference Center welcomes all people, regardless of faith and religion. We have hosted individuals and groups since 1987. We invite you to come and find a peaceful place where you can find God, grow deeper in your spirituality, and enrich your life.

Check out The Priory's August 2015 Update.


 Come ... Be Still ... Listen  

Come, Be Still, Listen .... and know that I am God!

 and know that I am God!




View full spring/summer program and event schedule with descriptions. 

Women In The Bible19-Sep-2015

Did you know that there are 189 women mentioned in t..

Partners in Faith Series - Who Is Jesus for Us?: A Day of Reflection for Clergy and Religious Leader02-Oct-2015

During this day of reflection and prayer, we will exp..

The Spirit’s Presence in the Lives of Oscar Romero, Pope Francis, & Us: Transformation Compelled02-Oct-2015

A quiet, guided/directed retreat featuring Presentati..

Blessing of the Animals04-Oct-2015

Would you like a special blessing for your beloved pe..

Spruce-Up Day11-Oct-2015

Come, help us prepare the Priory for the Adirondack w..

A Soul Collage® Weekend Retreat17-Oct-2015

Soul Collage®, developed by Seena Frost, PhD, is a de..

The Spirit of God Alive Within the Universe23-Oct-2015

A quiet, guided retreat. Using media, Sacred Scripture, ..

Book Group: The Joy of the Gospel by Pope Francis - Part 131-Oct-2015

Did you receive your invitation from Pope Francis? W..

Silent Directed Retreat (6 days)15-Nov-2015

Do you need time away from the busy-ness of your life..

Mary, Woman of Substance04-Dec-2015

An Advent Quiet, Guided/Directed Retreat: Pondering t..


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Book Group: The Joy of the Gospel by Pope Francis - Part 212-Dec-2015

Did you receive your invitation from Pope Francis? W..

Christmas Decorating and Celebration13-Dec-2015

It is our long-standing tradition to decorate our tre..

Directed Silent Retreat Weekend22-Jan-2016

Do you want to connect more deeply with God and yours..

The Gift of Change05-Feb-2016

Can you predict the direction of your own growth? Can..

Mandalas: Sacred Symbols12-Feb-2016

Have you experienced Mandalas as a spiritual practic..


All Priory programs can be rescheduled to meet your group's time, or can be done off-site by Priory staff. Call us!

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