Benet House Pricing and Details

For information and registration on any Benet House offering, contact Sr. Jackie Walsh, OSB at (309) 283-2108 or retreats@smmsisters.org. Online registration is available at www.smmsisters.org/retreats/retreats-and-programs. A non-refundable deposit of 25% is required where applicable.

Grants

We work with groups and individuals to make retreats affordable. Grants are available to those who need financial assistance. Please contact (309) 283-2108, or retreats@smmsisters.org.

Meeting Space and Accomodations

Overnight accommodations for up to 24 people are available. Meeting space is available for up to 42 people who wish to lead their own daytime retreats/programs or have a staff member lead them.

Gift Certificates

Give friends and family members a gift that will renew their spirit and rejuvenate their minds and bodies. Benet House offers gift certificates for all programs and accommodations.

Private Retreats

With 12 rooms we can accommodate up to a total of 24 people: 12 single occupancy or 24 double occupancy. Register Here.

Directed Retreats

Prayer, reflection, silence and meeting daily with a certified spiritual director make these experiences sacred. Sr. Margaret Murphy, OSB and Sr. Mary Schmidt, OSB are Benet House spiritual directors. More Information on Directed Retreats.

Group Retreats

Bring a group of not more than 42 people for a day program or 12-24 people for overnight (we can accommodate 12 private or up to 24 double occupancy) for your own retreat program. You may bring your own director or have a staff member lead you. Register for a group of up to 24 persons. Register for a group of 25-42 persons.

Hermitage

Requires a minimum 3 night stay. For those seeking a secluded retreat, Benet House's Hermitage offers a bedroom, bath, kitchen, and living room, as well as a private patio. A $63/night fee includes continental breakfast.

Service Retreat

Participate in outreach to the Quad City area and wrap it in prayer. A program will be tailored to your group and include service projects, discussion on peace and justice issues and group reflection. There will an opportunity to join the Sisters for prayer and meals. This is an enriching opportunity for high school or college campus ministry programs, high school youth groups or parish adult groups. Participants: 5–10. Sr. Bobbi Bussan, OSB will facilitate planning with groups. Groups must be accompanied by adult leader; inquire about weekdays during a school or vacation break or a summer experience. Cost: varies according to group size and needs.

Half Day Retreat

Full Day Retreat

Spiritual Direction

Grow in your relationship with God with a certified, experienced spiritual director. Fee: $30.00 to $55.00 per session. More Information about Spiritual Direction.

Centering Prayer

Practice the ancient prayer leading to contemplation. More Information on Centering Prayer.

Outreach

Trained, experienced personnel will come to your location to conduct workshops and lead retreats. Call for information. 

Pricing

Room Fees: Single Occupancy

1 day (night)
$53.00

2 day (night)
$96.00

3 day (night)
$139.00

4 day (night)
$182.00

additional day
call for pricing

Room Fees: Double Occupancy Per Person

1 day (night)
$46.00

2 day (night)
$83.00

3 day (night)
$120.00

additional day
call for pricing

Meal Fees:

Continental Breakfast included in fees.

Lunch: $9

Dinner: $11

Sunday Brunch: $11