Retreat Center

The Franciscan Friars invite you to experience spiritual renewal in surroundings of peace at the unique, historical venue of Mission San Luis Rey.

The Franciscan Retreat Center at Mission San Luis Rey offers a place for solitude, healing, and revitalization with a wide variety of spiritual and educational programs.

Create your private day away, join us for a half-day or evening session or treat yourself, or a loved one, to a complete weekend of spirituality and sacred space. The Friars and staff are here to assist you on your spiritual journey.

Spiritual Direction is available upon request.

Click here for more information on Private Retreats, and for a list of upcoming retreats visit the calendar.

Cancellation Policy

All registrations are confirmed with payment. Cancellation notices must be received three days prior to the program to qualify for a full refund; late cancellation notices may qualify for a 50% refund. Welcome to the most-visited retreat center in California – Mission San Luis Rey Retreat Center.