|Nestled amid 12 acres of nature trails, rolling lawns and shade trees, the Dominican Retreat House provides an oasis of tranquility from today’s all too busy world.
The House, located in McLean, Virginia, only four miles from Washington, D.C., offers a variety of programs and retreats designed to nurture the spiritual needs of women and men from all walks of life.
Serving both the spiritual and secular communities, the Dominican Retreat House offers group retreats and private retreats. The Retreat House is also available for business meetings, seminars, and conferences at affordable prices.
We invite you to pause from your busy life, tour our web site and visit our "oasis of tranquility" in McLean, Virginia. Read a Mother's experience when visiting our place of escape.
The Dominican Retreat House's comfortable and modern facilities can accommodate 80 individuals in its meeting space, 64 in the dining room, and offers sleeping facilities for 42 in the residence hall.
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The central conference room features a wood burning fireplace and sliding glass doors leading onto nature trails and a furnished patio. Ideal for group discussions or lectures and presentations, the room comfortably holds 80 chairs.
In addition to the central conference room, the retreat house also has several smaller conference rooms that are ideal for small groups and breakout sessions.
The quiet peacefulness of the facility transcend to the dining room as well. This comfortable room features seating for 64 and two sets of sliding glass doors presenting a magnificent woodland view.
Rest and renewal characterize the residence hall which features 40 single rooms equipped with desks, lounge chairs, dressors and sinks. A small apartment with two single rooms and a private bath and sitting area also is available.
For many, the Chapel is the most beautiful and serene space in the House. The sun streaming through the surrounding woods enhances the atmosphere of renewal and enrichment.