Knobs Haven offers space to individuals or groups for a weekend, a few days, or a week. Groups generally bring their own leader, although arrangements can be made for retreat facilitation.

Two spaces are available to those using Knobs Haven.  The first is a lovely 2-story, air-conditioned house built in 1873, with a large kitchen, gathering area, library, prayer room, enclosed sun porch, and ½ bath on the first floor.   The upstairs has seven bedrooms and 2 full baths; the three larger bedrooms contain 2 beds each, making the house easily accommodating of 10 persons.

The second space is located on the third floor of the historic Academy Building.  Four large bedrooms with sitting areas are suitable for single accommodations, and the additional beds in those rooms can expand their capacity to 11 persons.  Five smaller single bedrooms, each with a/c, bring the sleeping capacity of this space to 16.  Also on the third floor are a large gathering area, a fully equipped kitchen, a dormitory-style bathroom and a single full bathroom.  An elevator is available, with access to a ground-level ramp.


Some groups use either the house or the Academy building; larger groups use both areas.

Check with JoAnn regarding Covid protocols for meals.

For a stay of two nights or more, the fee is $53 per person, per night.  The fee for persons staying one night only is $63 per person.  

Loretto Motherhouse is a smoke-free environment.