Welcome to The Archbishop Alex J. Brunett Retreat and Faith Formation Center at the Palisades
Unique among the retreat and conference centers in Western Washington for its beauty, history and ministry, the Palisades is a place of personal and spiritual growth within the Catholic Archdiocese of Seattle. Catholic Parishes and Schools as well as community and nonprofit organizations of the Pacific Northwest find here a place that celebrates our history and a sign of faith in the future. A future that is filled with hope and promise.
It is our hope that you, as leaders in your schools and parishes, will take advantage of the wonderful resources available for personal, professional and spiritual renewal that can be found at the Palisades. Staff Retreats, Inservice Days, Training, on-going Education and Formation can find at the Palisades an ideal setting and hospitable staff to facilitate your meeting or retreat.
We have for you...
* A beautiful view overlooking the Puget Sound
* A peaceful setting for quiet reflection and prayer
* 2 Dining rooms, 3 meeting rooms
* 55 guest rooms - All of these rooms have double or queen beds
* Walking paths through the woods or to the beach
* A beautiful Chapel and Library available to guests of the center
* Generous buffet style meals
* Close to both Seattle and Tacoma
All retreats include opportunities for Mass, private prayer, communal morning and night prayer, outdoor Stations of the Cross, Rosary and other devotions. Visit our Retreat Calendar.
We offer affordable overnight guest rooms, full meal service & three private meeting areas perfect for Group and Individual Retreats,Workshops, Formation Experiences and Staff Training.