Retreat Information


Marriage Refreshment

These weekend retreats usually feature four sessions with the guest speaker.  Saturday afternoon is free and open to whatever your heart desires—long walks in the woods, a soak in the hot tub or a fun game of tennis or pool.

Example of Timing

  • SPRING: Departure on Friday at 6:00 PM by charter boat from Horseshoe Bay to Barnabas Landing (park at the ferry terminal in HSB)
  • Return to Horseshoe Bay on Sunday around 3:15
  • FALL has 2 options for ferry times:  Departure on Friday at 4:20 PM  or at 5:30 PM on BC Ferries with your car, going from Horseshoe Bay to Langdale – car-pooling recommended
    Park in Gibsons Marina where staff will meet you and direct you to the water taxi
  • Return to Horseshoe Bay on Sunday on the 3:15 PM ferry


  • $540 (per couple)
  • Fees include program costs, six meals, two nights accommodation, parking in Gibsons (when using the ferry), water taxi to Keats Island, and all taxes


  • Credit card deposit or a bank e-transfer to “[email protected]” is required upon reservation, $50 per adult. When sending an e-transfer please note what it is for.
  • VISA, Mastercard, American Express accepted
  • Balance is due 30 days before your retreat begins (paid by credit card, e-transfer, or cheque)

Marriage Refreshment Inquiry

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