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.


 Come ... Be Still ... Listen  

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

 and know that I am God!




View full fall/winter program and event schedule with descriptions. 

Living Prayer: Afternoon Series - Part 201-Oct-2014

Are you longing to come to a still place before God?..

In This World of Ours, Can Goodness Work?04-Oct-2014

In 1933, Dorothy Day and an extraordinary man named ..

Blessing of the Animals05-Oct-2014

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

Living Prayer: Afternoon Series - Part 315-Oct-2014

Are you longing to come to a still place before God?..

Rest and Renew in Nature: An EcoSabbath25-Oct-2014

Do you long for a day of rest and renewal? Would you ..

Spruce-Up Day26-Oct-2014

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

Living Prayer: Afternoon Series - Part 429-Oct-2014

Are you longing to come to a still place before God?..

Claiming Our Gifts01-Nov-2014

Did you ever wish you could help someone understand ..

Living Prayer: Afternoon Series - Part 505-Nov-2014

Are you longing to come to a still place before God?..

Book Group: Ask the Beasts: Darwin and the God of Love by Elizabeth Johnson - Part 207-Nov-2014

Do you ever wonder what value the natural world has w..

Renewing the Spirit of Prayer14-Nov-2014

Does it seem that the spirit of prayer has left you?..

An Oasis Day04-Dec-2014

Do you need time to regroup before the busyness of t..


Details will be on our website by November 6. ..

Christmas Decorating and Celebration14-Dec-2014

Will you help create the magical spirit of Christmas ..

Open House and Caroling04-Jan-2015

Weary from the Christmas rush? Do you long for a rest..

Mothers and Daughters10-Jan-2015

When we think of our daughters, what comes to mind? ..


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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