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Plenty of parking space and a great view of multiple sides of the valleys below. Walking trails are well groomed and easy to navigate. Ten Commandments stations sporadically placed along the trails and a miniature white gazebo with a cross on top of it at...More
Set in a quaint hillside (use GPS to find it) a beautiful setting. You can find inner peace and beauty within yourself. Since I'm in the area a few times monthly, I make it a point to visit. Haven't participated in a retreat but imagine...More
What a beautiful location and setting for an abbey! We have attended mass here numerous times over the years and have welcomed the sense of peace and tranquility it offers. Even for non-Catholics, just to see the grounds and visit the church is uplifting and...More
I had just finished 2 months of volunteering for victims of hurricane sandy, and my mother was not well and I needed to center myself before her demise.
I went out and thought I was in paradise. I took the train and from there taxis...More
This is a beautiful monastery. Besides the quiet spiritual atmosphere there is an interesting and gorgeous chapel together with the rest of the monastery -- which also has a nice library. If you like religious books and/or goods I doubt there is a better source...More
Stayed here for a spiritual retreat. This monistary is just what was needed for a quiet time of reflection, prayer and meditation on the scriptures. The priests were funny and personable. The food was quality for their simple kitchen. The rooms are nothing special, but...More
I'm not really sure since the monks are doing something around the clock. Based on their prayer schedule I would think between 7am and 7pm you would find something going on. The gift store of course has shorter hours, I... More
I'm not really sure since the monks are doing something around the clock. Based on their prayer schedule I would think between 7am and 7pm you would find something going on. The gift store of course has shorter hours, I don't know, but would guess from about 10am to 4pm most days -- it is manned by local volunteers.