Buckfast Abbey Retreats in 2024

The monks at Buckfast Abbey have been welcoming visitors for over 1500 years and are pleased to continue doing so to this day. The Abbey will be running a number of guided retreats after Easter, to which all are welcome. Guests are able to attend the Daily Office and Conventual Mass of the Monastic Community.

Guided Retreats at Buckfast Abbey

Offering spiritual nourishment & reflection


Priests’ Retreat – 8th – 12th April

Join us for reflection and relaxation with fellow priests

Four nights half board from £400


Creation Retreat – 6th – 10th May

Led by: Paula Pearce

Creation in the light of Franciscan thought and mission

Four nights half board from £525


Vocations Retreat – 17th – 19th May 2024

Led by Fr Andrew Robinson Oscott Seminary.  

Stay two nights in the Monastery guest house - Free of charge


Gardeners’ Retreat – 14th – 18th October

Time to be refreshed in mind, body and soul. Includes day trips to Heligan & Eden

Four nights half board from £536


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