Individually Guided Retreat

24–28 February 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Our team of experienced spiritual directors will accompany you on a silent, guided retreat involving a daily one-to-one session for up to an hour. Each day there will be a communion service in the chapel with a short reflection led by Michael Mitton. Additional information will be sent at the time of booking. Much of this retreat will be in silence.

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Who's speaking?

Michael Mitton

Michael is an Anglican minister who is a writer, speaker and spiritual director. His previous work has included training in listening, leadership, spiritual direction and pioneer ministry. He is the author of a number of books including Seasoned by Seasons and the recently republished Restoring the Woven Cord.  He is a regular contributor to The Bible Reading Fellowship's New Daylight bible notes. He is the author of a number of books including Seasoned by Seasons and the recently republished Restoring the Woven Cord. He is a regular contributor for the BRF New Daylight bible notes.

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What to expect

Wondering what it will be like to stay at Lee Abbey for a retreat or a holiday?

You will get a warm welcome from the Community, a beautiful home to stay in, delicious meals, a well resourced library, quiet spaces to relax in, 288 acres of our estate to explore, excellent teaching, vibrant worship and entertainment. For more information about Lee Abbey’s ministry or details on how to support us, see “About Lee Abbey”. If you have any questions, please get in touch.


Fully refurbished in 2016, comfortable and welcoming

Rooms to meet and relax

Spaces around the house for you to unwind, chat, learn and worship

Our great outdoors

280 acres of Exmoor coast and beach, for walks, sport and even stargazing

Meals and special diets

Three meals a day, tea, coffee and cake are included for all guests.

Teaching and worship

There'll be sung worship and talks you can join each morning if you like

Workshops and activities

The Community will offer prayers, walks and entertainment for you

Families and children

On family holiday weeks, they'll have a whale of a time too!

Pastoral support

We would love to listen to and pray with you during your stay

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