private retreats


 Enjoy a spiritual getaway during a week-long private retreat at the historic motherhouse of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, located at 6400 Minnesota Ave., in south St. Louis. The Sisters of St. Joseph provide quiet, contemplative spaces, online retreat resources and the leisure to set your own pace in a relaxed atmosphere. 

Five-day sessions: Check in Monday at 9 a.m., depart Friday after lunch 

Offering: $250 per week


  • Private air-conditioned bedrooms and lounges
  • Meals provided (special dietary needs accommodated)
  • Wireless Internet
  • Indoor labyrinth
  • Holy Family Chapel: Blessed Sacrament Chapel for private devotion and prayer
  • Water feature, walking path and seating areas on campus 
  • Enclosed courtyard and porches with seating
  • Cozy fireplace for winter stays

To make a reservation:
Contact Denise Raggio, hospitality coordinator, at 314-678-0478 or

Other options available per request.  

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