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Retreat Centers in Bay Area

The Bay Area and beyond is home to many retreat centers.  The following is a partial list of Catholic, Christian and Buddhist centers that offer various programs (both directed and non-directed) and landscapes (forest, ocean, mountain, city) for your spiritual refreshment and renewal.  

 

Abbey of New Clairvaux
26240 7th Street
Vina, CA 96092
(916) 839-2434

Angela Center
535 Angela Drive
Santa Rosa 95403
(707) 528-8578

Ben Lomond Quaker Center
1000 Hubbard Gulch Road
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
(831) 336-8333

The Bishop’s Ranch
5297 Westside Road
Healdsburg, CA 95448
(707) 433-2440

Dame Julian's Cottage
Dolores S and 9th Avenue
Carmel, CA 93921
(831-624-3883

Earth Abides Catholic Worker Farm
16777 Armstrong Road
Mountain Ranch, CA 95223
(209) 728-2193

El Retiro San Iñigo Jesuit Retreat House
300 Manresa Way
Los Altos, CA 94023
(650) 948-4491

Green Gulch Farm Zen Center
1601 Shoreline Highway
Muir Beach, CA 94965
(415) 383-3134

Hesed Community
First Congregational Church of Oakland
2501 Harrison Street
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 773-6712

Holy Redeemer Center
8945 Golf Links Road
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 635-6341

New Camoldi Retreat House Hermitage
62475 Coast Highway 1 at Lucia
Big Sur, CA 93920
(831) 667-2456

 

 

Oakland Diocesan Youth Retreat House
Casa San Felipe
1977 Reliez Valley Road
Lafayette, CA 94549
(925) 934-5802

Redwoods Monastery
18104 Briceland-Thorn Road
Whitethorn, CA 95589
(707) 986-7419

St. Clare’s Retreat
2381 Laurel Glen Road
Soquel, Ca 95073
(831) 423-8093

Saint Columba’s Retreat House
12835 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
Inverness, CA 94937
(415) 669-1039

St. Dorothy’s Rest
160 St. Dorothy Avenue
Camp Meeker, CA 95419
(707) 874-3319

St. Francis Retreat Center
549 Mission Vineyard Road
San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
(831) 623-4234

San Damiano Retreat
710 Highland Drive
Danville, CA 94526
(925) 837-9141

Santa Sabina Center
25 Magnolia Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 457-7727

Silver Penny Farm
5215 Lakeville Highway #1
Petaluma, CA 94954
(707) 762-1498

Vallombrosa Center
250 Oak Grove Avenue
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 325-5614

Villa Maria del Mar
21918 East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 475-1236