“Retreat is defined as a place where you can find peace, serenity, privacy and security.”
- St Antony Retreat CenterA Ministry of St Anthony the Great Coptic Orthodox Church
Retreat Center Features:
–One suite, complete with bedroom, living room, kitchenette and full bath.
–Seventeen private rooms each with a full size bed and full bath
–Two dormitories, each with ten bunk beds, and private shower facilities
For entertainment, greater San Antonio, has a lot to offer to the visitor, making the stay very enjoyable. SARC is about 20 miles from Sea World and Fiesta theme parks; 30 miles from the historic landmark, “The Alamo”; 35 miles from the Institute of Texan Culture and 20 miles from the Guadalupe River State Park. A boat ride on the famous River Walk around the San Antonio River is only 28 miles away, with all the famous restaurants and souvenir shops. Canyon Lake has unlimited recreational facilities which is just 20 miles away. Tubing down the Guadalupe River which is famous for its pearly white water is less than 30 miles north of SARC.
[ Contact Person – Mira Nakhla: 617-759-3308 ]
Coptic Orthodox Chapel of St. Anthony the Great
Adjacent to the retreat center, seats 200, can be used for sharing the Christian faith according to the teaching of our lord.
-Three discussion rooms, each seating from 10 to 20 people.
-Fully-equipped commercial kitchen with dining area accommodating up to 200 people -Spacious wooden deck with seating capacity up to 150 people.
-Library with diverse collection of Christian literature including topics of Biblical studies, early church fathers, history, theology and comparative religions.
-Available basketball and volleyball courts (further construction approved to enhance the facilities)