Featured Events

Advent Retreat - Waiting For The Lord - led by Fr Pat Kelly, SMA, Friday 6th (6pm) to Sunday 8th (2pm) December 2019

Advent Retreat - Waiting For The Lord - led by Fr Pat Kelly, SMA "They Who Wait For The Lord Shall Renew Their Strength." IS. 40:31

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UPCOMING EVENTS

15/02/20

Introduction to Focusing - led by Fr. Adrian Farrelly, O.P

14/03/20

Lenten Retreat Day - led by Fr Damian Bresnahan, SMA

28/03/20

Lenten Retreat Day led by Fr John Gallagher, SMA

08/04/20 - 12/04/20

Holy Week Retreat

19/04/20 - 26/04/20

Our Lady of Charity Of Good Shepherd Sisters - Chapter

26/04/20 - 30/04/20

Archdiocese of Armagh - Clergy Retreat

02/05/20

Spirituality Of The Heart As A Pathway To Acceptance Of self And others - led by Fr. Joe McGee, MSC

03/05/20 - 07/05/20

Diocese of Derry - Clergy Retreat

22/05/20 - 28/05/20

6 Day Silent Preached Retreat - Listening For The Divine Whisper led by Rev. Ruth Patterson

22/05/20 - 28/05/20

6 Day Directed Retreat with Fr. Frank Downes, OP and Fr. Des Corrigan, SMA

22/05/20 - 26/05/20

4 Day Directed Retreat with Fr. Frank Downes, OP and Fr. Des Corrigan, SMA

31/05/20 - 04/06/20

Diocese of Clogher - Clergy Retreat

08/06/20 - 13/06/20

Silent Preached Retreat: Jesus - An Unfinished Portrait led by Fr. Denis McBride, CSsR

15/06/20 - 19/06/20

Diocese of Kilmore - Clergy Retreat

15/06/20 - 19/06/20

Diocese of Dromore - Clergy Retreat

21/06/20 - 26/06/20

Franciscan Friars - Chapter

28/06/20 - 02/07/20

SMA Retreat

03/07/20 - 05/07/20

SMA Summer School

05/07/20 - 13/07/20

Sisters Of St Clare - Chapter

14/07/20 - 19/07/20

Daughters of Charity - Province Assembly

01/09/20 - 07/09/20

6 Day Silent Preached Retreat: Growing In Years, Peace and Contentment; A Spirituality of Ageing - led by Fr. Des Corrigan, SMA

01/09/20 - 07/09/20

6 Day Directed Retreat with SR. Mary Connellan, SSL and Fr. Dermot Mansfield, SJ

12/09/20 - 13/09/20

Friends of SMA Retreat

20/09/20 - 24/09/20

Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin - Clergy Retreat

23/09/20 - 01/10/20

Novena In Honour Of St Therese Of The Child Jesus, Patroness Of The Missions

26/09/20 - 27/09/20

The Wonder Of Creation: Our Common Home. Privilege and Responsibility. Led by Sr Nellie McLoughlin, RSM

02/10/20 - 08/10/20

6 Day Silent Preached Retreat: Praying With The Psalms - led by Fr. Gerard McCarthy, SVD

17/10/20

Renew-Refresh-Revive with Ms. Briege O'Hare

14/11/20

Loss and Recovery with Fr. Jim Cogley

04/12/20 - 06/12/20

Advent Retreat - Advent: 'The Other Purple Time In The Church's Year' led by Sr. Anne Morris, DHS

Family Event - Visit Santa At Dromantine 2019

Welcome To Dromantine

Welcome to the website for Dromantine Retreat and Conference Centre.

 

I invite you to take some time to browse through our site to see the facilities, grounds and events on offer.

 

Our Conference Facilities

Dromantine retreat and Conference Centre offers a modern, comfortable, well-equipped facility in the most idyllic of rural settings, away from the noise and distractions of everyday life.

See Conference Facilities »

Dromantine offers:

73 recently refurbished ensuite bedrooms all with free broadband access. See Accommodation »
8 modern well equipped Conference rooms accommodating 10 - 250 - all with free broadband access.
A large chapel which can accommodate 180.
A prayer room.
Excellent home cooked food served in spacious, bright dining rooms. See Catering »
Comfortable residents Lounge and Coffee Dock
Free, secure car parking for up to 200 cars
All facilities throughout Dromantine have disabled access

A Perfect Venue

Visitors to Dromantine invariably are impressed by the stunning beauty of the early 19th century house, extensive grounds, lake, colourful woodlands and pleasant walks set in the 320 acre estate with the Mourne mountains and Slieve Gullion in the in the background.  See Photo Gallery »
 
The beautiful grounds, tranquil, peaceful atmosphere along with the modern facilities make Dromantine the perfect venue for retreats, conferences, chapters, assemblies, workshops, meetings, church, inter-church, ecumenical, medical, educational, business and community groups.   See Retreats »

 

Dromantine Location

Dromantine is located five miles north of Newry and just off the Belfast /Dublin road, 45 minutes from Belfast I hour from Dublin airport.   Due to this location and to excellent rail and bus connections to Newry, Dromantine is convenient for people coming from any part of Ireland. See Location »

If you are considering coming to Dromantine, do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to give you any further information you require.  We assure you that you will receive a warm welcome and attentive care if you decide to come to this beautiful, historic yet modern Centre. Make an enquiry »

Dromantine On TV

Feature on Dromantine first shown on UTV’s “Lesser Spotted Ulster.”

This Clip shows stunning views of the exterior and interior of the House and the surrounding grounds.

This clip is now on YouTube. If you wish to view the full size movie on the YouTube site, please click on the link which appears when you roll your mouse over the top part of the movie clip.

Dromantine through the lens ...

Dromantine Retreat and Conference Centre Ireland
We have an online photo gallery showcasing a wide collection of images of the House and Grounds through the years and seasons.

Click here to view the Gallery