COVID-19: Note that the monastery in Rougemont is closed to visitors until 2022.
Our retreats at this location are therefore cancelled.

Retreat Centres and resources
around Montreal

For further sources and information on spiritual direction
please contact

The Ignatian Spirituality Centre of Montreal
4567 West Broadway
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 2A7
Phone: (514) 481-1064

Director: Reta Desfosses

If you are looking for a quiet directed or non-directed retreat in the Montreal area, and our schedule of retreats cannot accommodate your needs, you could contact the following centers for more information:

  • Cistercian Abbey
    Rougemont, Quebec
    45 min. from downtown Montreal
    (450) 469-2551
    Monastic country setting. Retreatants invited to attend the sung offices and Mass of the monks.
  • Villa Saint-Martin
    9451 boul. Gouin W.
    Pierrefonds, Quebec H8Y 1T2
    (514) 684-2311
    Jesuit fathers. Beautiful house and setting by water.
  • Ermitage Sainte-Croix
    21269 boul. Gouin W.
    Pierrefonds, Quebec H9K 1C1
    (514) 626-6379
    Country setting. Good for group retreats and conferences.
  • Les Recluses Missionnaires
    12050 boul. Gouin E.
    Montreal, Quebec H1C 1B8
    (514) 648-6801
    Prayerful environment with perpetual adoration. Ideal for private retreats.
  • Trappist Monastery
    St-Jean de Matha, Quebec
    450-960-2889 poste 1164
    Monastic setting. Office and Mass chanted during the day.

Upcoming Retreat Weekends

October 15-17Villa Saint-Martin
At Villa Saint-Martin:
Weekend: CDN$250 with private bathroom, CDN$220 with shared bathroom.
Holy Week 3-day retreat: CDN$375 with private bathroom, CDN$330 with shared bathroom.

At Cistercian Abbey, CDN$175, with full payment due one month before retreat date. Registration closes two weeks before retreat start date.
For retreats at the Cistercian Abbey, some rooms are available at CDN$155. Ask the registrar.

Five-day summer retreat
August 9 - 13, 2021 at the Villa Saint-Martin, Pierrefonds. Cost is $500. Contact the registrar for details.

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Contact us or call (514) 781-3773.