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.
  • Maison de prière Notre-Dame
    Contact: Mme France Doucet
    (450) 674-4884
    Very welcoming and silent house of prayer close to downtown Montreal.
  • 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 18-20Cistercian Abbey
November 29-December 1Maison de prière
February 21-23Maison de prière
April 3-5Maison de prière
May 15-17Cistercian Abbey
Cost: At Maison de prière, CDN$150. 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 3 - 7, 2020 at the Cistercian Abbey, Rougemont. Cost is $335. Contact the registrar for details.

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Contact us or call (514) 626-9462.