Testimonials

Hear what our guests are saying…


Susan

A great place to come for a retreat. Thanks for taking care of such a lovely building. I will have to come back and visit in the Summertime and explore the grounds. I have been told that they are really nice. Thank you!Susan – Ontario

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Sandy

Lovely environment, feel very fortunate to spend quality reflective time in this sacred space. Sandy – Haliburton, Ontario

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Claire

Thank you for the delicious and healthy food you prepared. It was a blessing for me to have gluten free everything – even dessert! God bless you! Claire – Ontario

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Melanie

I am deeply grateful for the opportunity to be in the presence of such a magical and blessed place. Thank you for having me, I hope I can return again Melanie – Ontario

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Anonymous

Blessings for a wonderful retreat. In appreciation of all your efforts for our well being. Anonymous – Ontario

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Anonymous

The room is simple and comfortable, the grounds and the old house are beautiful right next to the Ottawa River. This retreat was a privilege to discover this place, thank you! Anonymous – Ontario

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Rachel

The Centre and grounds are conducive to a truly serene experience of peace and wellness. The trees and paths are majestic and one feels like in an enchanted forest. Rachel – Ontario

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Virginia

I have been on a lot of retreats in California and the beauty of your grounds were breathtaking. I hope to see it in other seasons also! Virginia – Ontario

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Anne

A great place to come for a retreat. Thanks for taking care of such a lovely building. I will have to come back and visit in the Summertime and explore the grounds. I have been told that they are really nice. Thank you! Anne – Ontario

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Mark

Always, a restful place for a retreat Mark – Ontario

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Danielle

Great, peaceful place! Danielle – Ontario

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Lucie (Ste-Anne-de-Prescott, ON)

It’s obvious to me that this land has been dearly loved for centuries. Please tell your donors that a retreat centre like Galilee Centre is a necessity in our modern world.

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Jerri (Victoria, BC)

I especially appreciate the care and careful planning of my special diet. I have never been fed so well! Bless you.

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Darlene (Kanata, ON)

There is a little piece (peace) of heaven for me every time I come up. Tranquility.

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Irene (Cornwall, ON)

I will be telling others about the Galilee Centre, spreading the word about the peace and relaxation I was able to enjoy here. Thank you!

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Carole (Montreal QC)

What beautiful energy! Namaste.

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Dudley (Belleville, ON)

I can’t express in words how much I enjoy your hospitality, wonderful accommodation, and especially the wonderful fellowship from staff and participants.

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Diane (Gatineau, QC)

This trip around the Galilee Labyrinth is the most beautiful meditation experience I’ve ever lived. Thank you for allowing me to live that experience.

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Marie (Ottawa, ON)

A beautiful, serene place.

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Suzanne (Pembroke, ON)

It was an excellent program and very inclusive of RC and Protestants, e.g. at the common table.

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Randall (Toronto, ON)

Maybe the best centre for retreat ever for me, and I’ve been to many over the years. Thank you so much.

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Gordon, Psychologist (Ottawa, ON)

Galilee Centre is such a great opportunity to step out of the busy hectic pace of life and for a very reasonable cost, connect with the beautiful grounds – the river, the forest and recharge the mind and body.  The delicous meals and simple accommodations allow for solitude & reflection

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Patricia (Russell, ON)

Galilee is like my second home – the staff are wonderful and have always made me feel ‘almost family’. The facilities are more than adequate and the food is fabulous. But, most importantly, Galilee is a thin place – where the space between God and self is virtually non existant. I feel closer to God … Read More!

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