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Saint John's Abbey Guesthouse

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3 weeks ago
“Peaceful Oasis”
2 Oct 2017
“Abbey Guesthouse”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolutely beautiful, modern and peaceful place to stay either a night or a week. Run by the monks of Saint John's Abbey, this is a relatively unknown gem. You can simply visit the website or call to make reservations just like you would for...More

Thank 30timothyb
Response from Richard O, Reception at Saint John's Abbey GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Timothy, for your thoughtful and helpful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Eastertide visit. Come, visit with us again. Peace.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Just the place to come for some Benedictine hospitality and time for quiet contemplation! (This is not a hotel-it is a guest house mostly for use by spiritual retreat visitors. or sometimes parents of students attending the University.) The rooms are simple and unadorned, little...More

Thank G8683VWwendys
Response from Richard O, Reception, at Saint John's Abbey GuesthouseResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks, G8683VWwendys, for your helpful explanation and the review of your positive experience at the Abbey Guesthouse. I'm glad you mentioned the Stella Maris (Star of the Sea) chapel, professionally renovated to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the prep school.

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Nine of us spent two days here. If you're looking for a peaceful place to stay, this is it. We stayed here as we were here for the interment of my husband's cremains. Rooms are spare but comfortable. We spread out over 3 suites. Breakfast...More

1  Thank Lorrie U
Response from Rievaulx, Receptionist at Saint John's Abbey GuesthouseResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks for your kind words. I'm glad your stay with us for such a sad occasion was able to offer some measure of consolation and peace.

Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The floors are bare, the mattress on the hard side, no television, and no frills, just the peacefulness of a monastery and a gorgeous view of Lake Sagatagan and 100 year old Austrian Pines planted by the Benedictine Monks that manage St Johns abbey and...More

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 13 February 2014

My first visit to Abbey Guesthouse was in 2009. I have made a trip there twice a year since. There is so much to say about this wonderful place I feel like I can't type it all. I invite you to send me a private...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$65 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Check out the 12th Century Madonna in the side chapel of the Abbey church. Hike around the lake!"
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