St. Thecla’s Retreat House
Nestled on 134 acres of woodlands near the Concord River in Billerica, Massachusetts, St. Thecla Retreat House, owned and operated by the Daughters of St. Paul, offers a quiet and prayerful atmosphere for groups seeking a place for rest and renewal. The spacious, cloister-style facility with monastic courtyard has a fully-equipped kitchen, large conference room, rustic chapel, and 60 bedrooms.
The retreat house is handicap accessible with ground level entry and an elevator to all floors. Located about 27 miles from Logan Airport, it is an ideal spot for any retreat or event.
The spacious and tranquil grounds at St. Thecla Retreat House provide guests with abundant space for solitary reflection or exercise. The paths that meander along the 134 acres of woodlands are dotted with inspiring prayer grottos and benches. Additionally there are walking paths in the vicinity (detailed maps are provided). Ample parking space is also available.
The accommodations at St. Theclas hearken back to the building’s monastic origins. Clean and simple in style, each room is comfortably furnished with a single bed, a desk, and chairs, with closet space and a sink as practical features. The large dormitory-style bathrooms are conveniently located.