Staying

The guest house and the Villa Ste-Scholastique are not open for the moment, due to the covid-19 situation

Abbey Guesthouse

(for male guests)

We offer stays of 2 to 3 nights, from Friday to Sunday or from Monday to Thursday. Longer stays are also available. We ask you to check-in the afternoon between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Each guest may meet a monk during their stay, for spiritual direction or for the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation. Simply make an appointment upon arrival.

Meals are all eaten in silence in the guesthouse cafeteria. You may also be invited to share a meal with the monks in the Refectory. Meals are not always vegetarian, however there are many choices to accommodate different needs.

N.B. Individualised menus cannot be resquested or prepared at the Abbey. If you have dietary issues such as food allergies or intolerances, you will need to provide your meals yourself, at your expense and without our assistance. The Abbey does not claim responsability linked to dietary issues.

Regular bedrooms:

  • Bedrooms have a single bed and a sink.
  • Shared bathrooms.
  • Sheets and towels are included.
  • Three meals per day are included (meal times must be respected).
  • The guest house library and chapel are available at all times.
  • Access to Wi-Fi is restricted to  the library of the guesthouse from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • We ask that silence be maintained in the corridors, in the the library and in the cafeteria of the guesthouse.

Bedrooms and suites with amenities:

  • Some guest rooms having toilet and shower are available for a higher fee. Simply request one when booking.
  • Three suites providing a sitting room, bedroom and a full-equipped bathroom are also available for a higher fee.

TO MAKE A RESEERVATION

819 843-4080
Free of charge: 1 877 565-4080, ext. 0

The Villa Sainte-Scholastique

(for female guests)

We offer stays of 2 or 3 nights. We ask you to check-in the morning between 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. or the afternoon between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. (arrangements can be made if you need to arrive at another time).

You can meet a monk for spiritual direction or for the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation. You can make an appointment upon arrival.

Breakfast is served at the Villa Sainte-Scholastique, and lunch and dinner are at the Abbey. Meals are not always vegetarian, however there are many choices to accommodate different needs.

N.B. Individualised menus cannot be resquested or prepared at the Abbey. If you have dietary issues such as food allergies or intolerances, you will need to provide your meals yourself, at your expense and without our assistance. The Abbey does not claim responsability linked to dietary issues.

  • Bedrooms have a single bed and a sink.
  • Sheets and towels are included.
  • Three meals per day are included.
  • The library and the chapel of the Villa are available at all times in (as is the Abbey church).
  • There is no Wi-Fi access and cellphones must be turned off at all times in the Villa.

TO MAKE A RESERVATION
819 843-2340
Free of charge: 1 877 565-4080, ext. 0 and ask for the Villa

Cost per night

Abbey Guesthouse $70 per night (regular bedroom) Includes the bedroom and 3 meals
The Villa Sainte-Scholastique $65 per night Includes the bedroom and 3 meals

Payment is made upon arrival and can be done in cash or with debit or credit cards.

Please book at least a few weeks in advance.
— Please note that the guest house and the Villa are closed every Thursday night —

Other items of interest

History

Our Benedictine community was founded by monks from France who bought, in 1912, an agricultural property located on the west shore of Lake Memprhemagog.

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Guided Tours

The Abbey is located in the beautiful Lake Memphrémagog region. We offer visitors the opportunity to take a guided tour of the monastery.

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Monastic Life

As Benedictine Monks, we find in the Rule of Saint Benedict a proven path to follow in Christ’s footsteps. Under the Abbot’s leadership, we seek God through prayer, work and fraternal life.

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